Everyone accepted for admission is automatically considered for a Nebraska Wesleyan scholarship. There’s no separate application process for these scholarships.
$1,000 Campus Visit Grant
You automatically receive this renewable $1,000 grant when you tour campus.
Transfer Academic Scholarships
Transfer students may be eligible for one of the following scholarships:
|Phi Theta Kappa Transfer Scholarship||$17,000||
You will receive this scholarship automatically as a 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||
A student transferring from a Pathways member community college.
Current Pathways member institutions include:
|Prairie Wolves Transfer Scholarship||$12,000||
Cumulative GPA of 2.75 or above, and not transferring from a Pathways member institution.
Additional Transfer Scholarships
In addition to your eligibility for an Academic Scholarship listed above, you may be eligible for the following additional NWU Scholarships.
Students who attend one or more of these events receive a single renewable $1,000 Event Scholarship. Win an essay contest and get $1,500 more annually. We'll invite you to the event that matches your academic interests.
|Event||Amount||Date of Event|
|Future Educators Scholarship Event||$1,000 to $2,500||October 22, 2019|
|Innovative Careers Scholarship Event||$1,000 to $2,500||October 29, 2019|
|Mighty Pen Scholarship Event||$1,000 to $2,500||November 5, 2019|
|Pre-Health Professions Scholarship Event||$1,000 to $2,500||November 12, 2019|
|Art, Music and Theatre Scholarship Event||$1,000 to $2,500||December 10, 2019|
|STEM Professions Scholarship Event||$1,000 to $2,500||February 11, 2020|
|Explience NWYou Scholarship Event||$1,000 to $2,500||February 18, 2020|
These NWU scholarships require students to audition or interview for a competitive award.
|PTK-NWU Full-Tuition Scholarship||Full-Tuition||March 15, 2019|
|Theatre Scholarships||$500 to $3,000||Audition dates vary|
|Music Ensemble Participation Scholarship||$500 to $3,000||Audition dates vary|
|The Bennett Music Scholarship||$500 to $3,000||Audition dates vary|
|The Fosbury Music Scholarship||$500 to $3,000||Audition dates vary|
|The Harrod Music Scholarship||$500 to $3,000||Audition dates vary|
|The Marshall Music Scholarship||$500 to $3,000||Audition dates vary|
Minority Student Scholarships
Nebraska Wesleyan offers scholarship programs directed toward minority students.