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Nebraska Transfer Scholars Award


Nebraska Transfer Scholars Award

The University of Wyoming is proud to offer the Nebraska Transfer Scholars Award to Nebraska residents who transfer to the University of Wyoming with an associate's degree.

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* GPA calculated using grades earned in credits taken at previous institutions

To be considered for the Nebraska Transfer Scholars Award, students must:

  • Apply for admission and submit the $40 non-refundable admission application fee
  • Submit official college transcripts
  • Proof of associate's degree (typically reflected on transcript)
  • Be admitted to UW
  • Confirm enrollment

Students selected to receive the Nebraska Transfer Scholars Award must confirm their enrollment at UW by August 1, 11:59 p.m. MDT, for students beginning in the fall semester. For students beginning in the spring semester, the deadline to confirm their enrollment is December 1, 11:59 p.m. MDT.

Initial Eligibility and Scholarship Compliance

  • The Nebraska Transfer Scholars Award is only available to first-time, entering Nebraska resident transfer students seeking their first bachelor's degree whom have earned an associate's degree and have a minimum of a 3.4 transfer GPA.
  • This scholarship is renewable for up to 4 semesters (2 academic years) or up to the first bachelor's degree whichever comes first. 
  • Students must maintain full-time continuous enrollment (12 semester hours) during the fall and spring semesters each year but is not available to use during the summer semester.
  • Students must maintain a 3.0 cumulative UW GPA (evaluated at the end of each Spring semester).

All UW scholarships are subject to available funding and are only available for eligible admits.

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