Apply for Juan N. Franco Legacy Scholarship

Juan N. Franco
Juan N. Franco

The Juan N. Franco Legacy Scholarship offers financial assistance to students attending the University of Nebraska-Lincoln that may be ineligible for financial aid due to their immigration status. It is available to both incoming students and current students.

• Not qualified for financial aid
• High school GPA of 2.5 or higher
• College GPA of 2.5 or higher
• Must be enrolled, or plan to enroll, at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Complete the online form below to apply for this scholarship. You'll need digital copies of your unofficial transcript and a letter of recommendation. You'll also be required to submit an essay (1,000 words max.). Essay Prompt: What are your educational goals and how do you plan to achieve those goals, along with, how would this scholarship assist in that process?

The application form opens on February 18, 2022.

All application materials must be received by Saturday, March 19, 2022.

For questions regarding the application process, please contact Emy Kata at

Apply here.