Scholarship Opportunities

Scholarship-Opportunities

We understand affordability is an important factor in considering your education goals. That’s why we encourage you to research the multitude of scholarships available, including those offered by NAU.

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The following scholarships are offered by National American University.  Check out this list or contact our financial team to learn more about finding a financial plan that meets your needs. Please download the pdf forms of each scholarship for information about eligibility, scholarship requirements and deadlines.

 

NAU Undergraduate Scholarships

Employer and Community College Scholarships

2014/15 South Texas Region Scholarship - expires June 2015
Download the application: NAU South Texas Region Scholarship

2015/16 NAU Affiliate/Corporate Scholarship Program
Download the application: NAU Affiliate/Corporate Scholarship Program(All locations)

2015/16 NAU Dean Scholarship

2015/16 NAU Intensive Management Degree Scholarship

2015/16 SD Education Access Foundation Award
Available to new NAU Independent students at the Ellsworth AFB, OnLine, Rapid City, Sioux Falls, and Watertown campuses only. Download information regarding this award.

2015/16 NAU Ultimate Medical Academy Scholarship (All locations)- Undergraduate
This scholarship is for associate degree graduates from the Ultimate Medical Academy looking to further their education with a bachelor’s degree from NAU.  Download the application:  2015/16 NAU Ultimate Medical Academy Scholarship (All locations)

NAU Veteran’s Yellow Ribbon Scholarship
NAU participates in the Yellow Ribbon Scholarship program for eligible recipients of Chapter 33 Veteran’s benefits.  NAU will award a limited number of Chapter 33 Veterans a Yellow Ribbon Scholarship for up to ½ the amount of tuition and fees not paid by Chapter 33 benefits per term.  If the student meets the following eligibility requirements:

  • Entitled to the maximum benefit rate for Chapter 33
  • Served an aggregate period of 36 months of active duty after September 10, 2001
  • Honorably discharged from active duty for a service-connected disability and you served 30 continuous days after September 10, 2001
  • Dependent eligible for transfer of entitlement under the Post-9/11 GI Bill in which the service member was entitled to the maximum benefit rate for Chapter 33
  • Please contact camilitaryfinance@national.edu for further details.

Current NAU Students

2015/16 NAU Academic Excellence Award
This scholarship opportunity is for students who have achieved high academic progress while attending NAU. Several awards are available for students.  Download information regarding this scholarship:  NAU Academic Excellence Award (All locations)

2015/16 NAU Research Paper Scholarship
The NAU Research Scholarship is a tuition scholarship for NAU undergraduate students. The scholarship is awarded to students chosen based on their research paper entries for each campus. Download information regarding this scholarship:2015/16 NAU Research Scholarship (All locations)

NAU Graduate Scholarships

Employer and Association Discounts and Scholarships

NAU Affiliate/Corporate Scholarship Program
Download the application: NAU Affiliate/Corporate Scholarship Program(All locations)

2015/16 NAU Ultimate Medical Academy Scholarship (All locations)- Graduate
This scholarship is for Ultimate Medical Academy employees looking to further their education with a graduate degree from NAU.
Download the application:  2015/16 NAU Ultimate Medical Academy Scholarship (All locations)

NAU Veteran’s Yellow Ribbon Scholarship
NAU participates in the Yellow Ribbon Scholarship program for eligible recipients of Chapter 33 Veteran’s benefits.  NAU will award a limited number of Chapter 33 Veterans a Yellow Ribbon Scholarship for up to ½ the amount of tuition and fees not paid by Chapter 33 benefits per term.  If the student meets the following eligibility requirements:

  • Entitled to the maximum benefit rate for Chapter 33
  • Served an aggregate period of 36 months of active duty after September 10, 2001
  • Honorably discharged from active duty for a service-connected disability and you served 30 continuous days after September 10, 2001
  • Dependent eligible for transfer of entitlement under the Post-9/11 GI Bill in which the service member was entitled to the maximum benefit rate for Chapter 33
  • Please contact camilitaryfinance@national.edu for further details.

Current NAU Students

2015/16 NAU Academic Excellence Award
This scholarship opportunity is for students who have achieved high academic progress while attending NAU. Several awards are available for students.  Download information regarding the this scholarship:  NAU Academic Excellence Award

2015/16 NAU HDB Graduate School Scholarship (Master’s Program)
This scholarship opportunity is awarded to NAU undergraduate students looking to pursue their graduate degree with NAU.  Download information regarding the this scholarship: NAU HDB Graduate School Scholarship (Master’s Program)

Doctoral Degree Program

2015/16 NAU Doctoral Scholarship (DOCS)

NAU Veteran’s Yellow Ribbon Scholarship
NAU participates in the Yellow Ribbon Scholarship program for eligible recipients of Chapter 33 Veteran’s benefits.  NAU will award a limited number of Chapter 33 Veterans a Yellow Ribbon Scholarship for up to ½ the amount of tuition and fees not paid by Chapter 33 benefits per term.  If the student meets the following eligibility requirements:

  • Entitled to the maximum benefit rate for Chapter 33
  • Served an aggregate period of 36 months of active duty after September 10, 2001
  • Honorably discharged from active duty for a service-connected disability and you served 30 continuous days after September 10, 2001
  • Dependent eligible for transfer of entitlement under the Post-9/11 GI Bill in which the service member was entitled to the maximum benefit rate for Chapter 33
  • Please contact camilitaryfinance@national.edu for further details.