Everyone accepted for admission is automatically considered for a Nebraska Wesleyan scholarship. There’s no separate application process for these scholarships.
Transfer Academic Scholarships
Transfer students may be eligible for one of the following scholarships:
|Phi Theta Kappa Transfer Scholarship||$17,000||
Member of PTK at time of admission
|Kappa Beta Delta Scholarship||$17,000||
Member of KBD at time of admission
|Pathways Transfer Scholarship||$15,000||
Cumulative GPA of 2.75 or above transferring from a community college
|Prairie Wolves Transfer Scholarship||$12,000||
Cumulative GPA of 2.75 or above transferring from a 4-year college or university
Additional Transfer Scholarships
In addition to your eligibility for an Academic Scholarship listed above, you may be eligible for the following additional NWU Scholarships.
Competitive Scholarships and Grants
These NWU scholarships require students to apply and compete against other applicants.
|Art Scholarship||Vary||December 1|
|Aspiring Writers’ Scholarship||Vary||November 1|
|Music Ensemble Participation Grant||Vary||Audition dates vary.|
|The Bennett Music Scholarship||Vary||Audition dates vary|
|The Fosbury Music Scholarship||Vary||Audition dates vary|
|The Harrod Music Scholarship||Vary||Audition dates vary|
|The Marshall Music Scholarship||Vary||Audition dates vary|
|Theatre Scholarships||Vary||Audition dates vary|
Minority Student Scholarships
Nebraska Wesleyan offers scholarship programs directed toward minority students.
|Vaughn Scholarship for Students of Color||Range from $1,000-$4,000||Not applicable|
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