The University of Nebraska at Kearney wants to make a degree affordable to all students, so we provide scholarships for international students. All students are automatically considered for the International Loper Scholarship when they apply. Others may require a separate application.

International Loper Scholarship

International Loper Scholarship Offers Reduced Tuition

The International Loper Scholarship reduces the tuition rate by more than 30% so international students receive a discount of $4,095. Over 4 years, it adds up to a savings of $16,380.

Discounted 2022 Tuition Rate
$318.50 / credit hour


Savings Breakdown
$455 / credit hour Standard Tuition Rate
$136.50 / credit hour Discount for international students
$4,095 Annual Savings
$16,380 Savings over a 4 - Year Period

Based on 30 credits per year. Savings are approximate when compared to average tuition costs for international students without a scholarship.

Other Scholarship Opportunities

Kearney Noon Rotary International Scholarship

  • must be an international student at University of Nebraska at Kearney

  • must be currently enrolled in a four-year undergraduate program or be enrolling in one for the upcoming fall semester

  • Preference will be given to those planning to make a career in humanitarian work.

Kearney Noon Rotary International Scholarship Application

Helen and Barney Wood Nepalese Scholarship

This scholarship will be awarded for one academic year, but may be renewed upon application and satisfactory academic performance. To be eligible, students must:

  • be citizens of Nepal and ineligible for permanent residence in any other country
  • be enrolled full-time as an undergraduate student
  • have a minimum 3.0 GPA
  • have a minimum TOEFL score demonstrating adequate English competency
  • express an intent to return to Nepal
  • express a desire to pursue a career in public government, professional service oriented organizations or other occupations designed to contribute to the welfare and development of the country of Nepal.

Eligible students may apply for the Helen and Barney Wood Nepalese Scholarship along with other Continuing Student Scholarships each year from February 1 through 11:59 pm (CST) on the last day of February by accessing the online application on MyBLUE.

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