Honors Program Scholarships


The Honors Program gives out a select number of scholarships to first-year students (incoming freshmen), annually. These scholarships are highly competitive and include:

  • the prestigious Honors Program Omaha World Herald Scholarship, which pays for tuition, books, room, board, and fees for 8 semesters. Up to three (3) first-year student applicants are awarded each year and applicants should have a minimum of a 3.85 GPA and 30 ACT or above.
  • multiple awards up to $2000 cash; and/or full or half room waivers.

To apply for the above listed Honors Program Scholarships (including the Chancellor’s Cyber Scholarship), you must be a first-year student* and complete the Honors Program Application and the Honors Scholarship section** on the application by January 7th to receive full consideration.

Application Deadline: January 7th

Apply for Honors Scholarships

*If you are a walk-on or transfer student, Honors Program scholarships are available through the continuing student scholarship system accessible in MyBlue.

**To apply for the Honors Program, you can click the button above. You will be redirected to another page where you may again be prompted to click on a blue button. You must be prepared to enter your TrueYou ID and password (MyBlue login information).