Financial support is available for eligible CEHS students at all levels. To be eligible students must have declared a CEHS major and be enrolled in courses required by the major.

Awards are determined by matching eligible students with scholarship criteria, which may include: Area of Major or Specialization, Class Standing, Financial Need, etc.


Incoming Freshmen


Completion of the UNL Application for Admission by January 15, and the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) provides the information needed for scholarship awards to incoming freshmen.


Upperclass Students


Complete the online UNL Upper Class Scholarship Application on MyRed between November 1 and February 1 and the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).


Graduate Students


Financial Aid is also available for degree seeking graduate students through departmental Fellowships and Assistantships. We invite you to visit the department you are interested in to inquire about available opportunities. Additional information is available from Graduate Studies.