UNO Alumni Scholarships

UNO Alumni Association Scholarships are $2,500/year scholarships awarded to graduating high school seniors who have demonstrated leadership and involvement during high school. The scholarship may be renewed for up to four years total.


Student Regent Scholarships

The Alumni Association recognizes students elected as Student Regent President and Vice President with annual scholarships of $3,000 and $1,500 respectively.


Nebraska Legacy Scholarships

Nebraska Legacy Scholarships provide the differential between in-state and out-of-state tuition to incoming freshmen who are children of University of Nebraska graduates. Eligible students must rank in upper third of graduating class or have minimum ACT of 24 (or SAT equivalent).


Distinguished Alumni Scholarships

The Distinguished Alumni Scholarship is awarded to one of the five winners of the Distinguished Scholarship Competition Exams UNO conducts each February.  To be invited, applicants (high school seniors) must have a 26+ ACT composite and a top 10% high school class ranking.


Paying it Forward

Did you receive a scholarship while attending UNO and now want to help today's students fulfill the dream of a university degree? Please consider contributing to the UNO Fund.