Scholarships & Funded Research

School of Natural Resources Scholarships

All students seeking a degree in Applied Climate Science, Environmental Science, Fisheries & Wildlife, Regional & Community Forestry or Water Science and have completed at least 24 credit hours by the end of a Spring Semester are qualified for all of the School of Natural Resources Scholarships listed below with the completion of the Current SNR Student Scholarship Application. Application is due April 15th.

Other School of Natural Resources scholarships may require separate applications forms to be completed. They may also have specific dates that applications need to be submitted.

College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources (CASNR) Scholarships

Scholarships are also offered at the College level for students in natural resource related fields. Click on the links below to learn about these scholarships, application requirements, and deadlines.

Nebraska Scholarships

Scholarships are also offered at University level (due annually on February 1), College level, and from outside institutions specifically for students in Natural Resource related fields. Click on the links below to learn about these scholarships, application requirements, and deadlines.

Regional and National Scholarships

There are many different scholarships offered to natural resource students both regionally and nationally. Click on the links below to learn about these scholarships, application requirements, and deadlines.

Funded Research

School of Natural Resource students have a varity of ways to gain experience doing research. Some students will work or volunteer for a faculty member in a lab, while others can receive funding through University specific programs. Click on the programs below to learn more about past research projects and how to apply.

Fellowships

Fellowships fall into many categories. Some provide funding to support attending graduate school; some others allow students to study or to conduct research overseas to gain practical experience in her/his field of study. While many fellowships are for graduate and PhD students, a few are available for undergraduate study.

Spring 2022 Opportunities

How to Apply

More information is available at Scholarships and Financial Aid for both incoming Freshman and currently enrolled students.

Want more information?

Contact Elyse Watson

Undergraduate Recruiter

Address
School of Natural Resources
102a South Hardin Hall
3310 Holdredge Street

Lincoln, NE 68583-0981 US
Phone
402-472-7471
Email
snrrecruiting@unl.edu

Elyse's MyPlan Link

Contact Sara Winn

Student Success Coordinator

Address
School of Natural Resources
102d South Hardin Hall
3310 Holdredge Street

Lincoln, NE 68583-0981 US
Phone
402-472-0636
Email
sara.winn@unl.edu

Sara's MyPlan Link