MME - Scholarships

Department Scholarships


Applications due February 1 for following academic year

In addition to being eligible for scholarships awarded by the University of Nebraska – Lincoln (UNL) and the College of Engineering (COE), students can receive scholarships through the Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering (MME).
  • Approximately $75,000 in scholarships is available annually.
  • Scholarships typically range from $500 to $2,500.
  • There are several scholarship funds, with a variety of donor requirements.
  • Eligibility requirements for various scholarships may include academic performance, financial need, or area of donor interest.
These scholarships are available to current and transferring freshmen through seniors in the MME program.

Although a FAFSA form should not be submitted with this application, if there is financial need, students should provide information on how their tuition is being funded.

These scholarships are made available through the generous donations of alumni, organizations, and community members through the Nebraska Foundation.

Completed Scholarship applications must be submitted by February 1 to the Undergrad Program Coordinator in the MME office or via email to