Awards, Scholarships & Fellowships


There are no standard forms for any of the awards. Certain awards such as the Bert M. Fireman Award, the Oscar O. Winther Award, or the Award of Merit do not require applicants to initiate the award consideration process though nominations are considered.

The submission deadline is April 1, 2017 for most WHA awards. Please see the specific award page (right) for more details.
** All previous biennial awards, scholarships and fellowships will now be awarded annually.

Please contact the award committee chairperson or the WHA office at
(907) 474-6509 for more information.



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The WHA is hosted on the campus of the University of Nebraska at Omaha and benefits from the generous support of the College of Arts and Sciences.


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