Outside Scholarships and Grants

Outside Scholarships

Scholarship Amount Deadline
General Board of Higher Education and Ministry (GBHEM) Vary Vary
United Methodist Higher Education Foundation Scholarships Vary Vary
EducationQuest Foundation ScholarshipQuest Search Vary Vary
Scholarship America Scholarship Search Vary Vary
Sallie Mae Scholarship Search Vary Vary
Fastweb Scholarship Search Vary Vary
Army Health Professions Scholarship Program Vary Vary
Prairie Wolves Bookstore Textbook Rental Scholarship $500 - three will be awarded November 21, 2017
Sodexo Fall 2017 Meal Plan Scholarship Gold Meal Plan - five will be awarded November 21, 2017
Wells Fargo Scholarship Program for People with Disabilities $2,500 First 700 applications or November 28, 2017
Nebraska Business Hall of Fame Scholarship $2,000 December 1, 2017
Nebraska Bankers Association Scholarship $2,000 - up to nine to be awarded January 31, 2018
Hy-Vee Foundation Scholarship $1,000 - 80 scholarships will be awarded February 10, 2018


Outside Grants

Grants, unlike loans, do not have to be repaid. Click the links below to learn more about grant programs available for eligible students pursuing a post-secondary education or visit the Federal Student Aid website for more information about grants.

Grant Amount
Federal Pell Grant Up to $5,815 per year
Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG) Amounts vary depending on federal appropriations
Nebraska Opportunity Grant (formerly Nebraska State Grant) Amounts vary according to state appropriations
Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education Grant (TEACH Grant) Up to $4,000 per year

Contact or visit us

Nebraska Wesleyan University
Financial Aid Office, Smith-Curtis 207
5000 Saint Paul Avenue
Lincoln NE 68504
402.465.2167 FAX 402.465.2194
financialaid [at] nebrwesleyan.edu