Global Ambassador Scholarship

Available to:
  • First-Year
  • International
  • Transfer

The Global Ambassador Tuition Scholarship is awarded to international students who have demonstrated outstanding academic achievement and have met the English language requirement for unconditional admission. This scholarship can only be applied to international University of Nebraska–Lincoln tuition.


$10,000 toward tuition per year to help offset international tuition. This scholarship recognizes strong academic performance. The total award is up to $40,000 for 4 years.


You must be admitted to Nebraska and pay your enrollment deposit by May 15.

English Proficiency Deadlines:

  • Fall: July 15
  • Spring: December 1

How to Apply

  1. Apply for admission.
  2. Submit your Enrollment Deposit in MyRED.

Review Basis

All international admits are evaluated for Global Scholarships upon admission. The scholarship committee employs a masked confidential holistic review process that includes a balanced objective assessment of academic achievement with a subjective final academic review.


Students must maintain a 2.000 cumulative GPA and complete 24 credit hours each academic year (fall/spring). View full eligibility and renewal policies.


The scholarship is not transferable in part or in whole to any other university or campus, including the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO), the University of Nebraska at Kearney (UNK) or the University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC). This scholarship will not cover the cost of tuition for classes taken at UNO, UNK or UNMC.

Note: The University of Nebraska does not discriminate based upon any protected status. Scholarships are subject to change each year for new incoming students. As a public tuition benefit under Nebraska State Statute 4-110, individuals awarded these funds must be citizens of the United States or if a qualified alien have been verified as lawfully present in the United States (Nebraska State Statutes 4-111 and 4-112).

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