Scholarships and Financial Aid

Wesleyan Honors Academy Scholarship

Awarded to new full–time students who have completed six or more Wesleyan Honors Academy hours.

Amount: $500, renewable

Nebraska United Methodist Scholarship

Members of Nebraska United Methodist congregations are eligible. Must submit FAFSA and demonstrate financial need to be eligible.

Amount: $500 to $2,000, renewable

Alumni Legacy Scholarship

Awarded to new, full–time students whose grandparent, parent or sibling has graduated with a degree from NWU.

Vaughn Scholarship for Students of Color

For African American, Asian American, Hispanic and Native American students. Must submit FAFSA and demonstrate financial need to be eligible.

Minority Student Scholarships

Nebraska Wesleyan offers scholarship programs directed toward students of color.

New Student Mathematics Scholarship

This $500 scholarship is for incoming students interested in mathematics.

English Department Writing Scholarship

The English Department Writing Scholarship supports talented creative writers and/or journalists in their studies at Nebraska Wesleyan University.

Huge-NWU Scholarship

Named after Harry and Reba Huge, (pronounced hyoo-gee, (rhymes with "you bee"), this scholarship supports academic excellence in all fields with up to full tuition, fees, room and board over four y

Talent Scholarships

For students in art, music or theater. Student's must have a high-school cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better with minimum ACT of 22 or SAT of 1020 to be eligible.