Scholarships for Incoming Students

College Scholarships
The College of Engineering offers options to help with supporting your education.  You can learn more about funding opportunities by clicking the link below:

College of Engineering Scholarships

Questions? Please contact:

Andrew Bechdolt
andrew.bechdolt@unl.edu
(402) 554-3856


Schmitt Durham School Renewable Scholarship

The Durham School has one of the largest departmental scholarship programs within the College of Engineering at the University of Nebraska – Lincoln.  The Schmitt Durham School Renewable Scholarship is awarded to incoming freshman who have demonstrated exceptional academic excellence and have been admitted to the Architectural Engineering, Construction Engineering or Construction Management programs.

No application is required.  Incoming freshman are automatically eligible and awards are given on a competitive basis. The scholarship is automatically renewed for up to four years provided the following conditions are met:

CIAC Tradition of Excellence Scholarship

The mission of the Construction Industry Advisory Committee (CIAC) is to provide a continuing liaison between the academic community and the practicing profession and to assist the Construction Engineering (CONE) and Construction Management (CM) programs, the DSAEC, the College of Engineering (CoE), and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) in providing the highest quality of construction education.

The CIAC's “Tradition of Excellence” scholarships provide tuition assistance to undergraduate students pursuing careers in the construction industry.  

Applications for the 2020-21 academic year are accepted during the following time periods:

First Selection: October 1 through November 22, 2019
Second Selection: December 15, 2019 through February 1, 2020