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

New and Current Students

2016/17 NAU Affiliate/Corporate Scholarship Program
Download the application: 2016/17 NAU Affiliate/Corporate Scholarship Program (All locations)

2016/17 NAU Intensive Degree Scholarship

2016/17 SD Education Access Foundation Award
Available to Independent students at the Ellsworth AFB, Online, Rapid City, Sioux Falls, and Watertown campuses only. Download information regarding this award.

2016/17 NAU Ultimate Medical Academy Scholarship 
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:  2016/17 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

2016/17 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 Foundation Undergraduate Academic Excellence Award

2016/17 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: NAU Research Paper Scholarship

NAU Master's Degree Scholarships

New and Current Students

2016/17 NAU South Texas College Graduate Scholarship
Download the application: 2016/17 NAU South Texas College Graduate Scholarship 

2016/17 NAU Affiliate/Corporate Scholarship Program
Download the application: 2016/17 NAU Affiliate/Corporate Scholarship Program

2016/17  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:  2016/17 NAU Ultimate Medical Academy Scholarship

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

2016/17 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 Foundation Graduate Academic Excellence Award (All locations)

2016/17 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 this scholarship:  NAU HDB Graduate School Scholarship

NAU Doctoral Degree Scholarships

New and Current Students

2016/17 NAU Doctoral Scholarship (DOCS)
This scholarship opportunity is for students who are employed by an Institution who provides 40% or more of the total cost of tuition for the entire Doctoral Program. Download information this scholarship: 2016/17 NAU Doctoral Scholarship (DOCS)

2016/17 NAU Doctoral Support Scholarship (DSS)
This scholarship opportunity is for Doctoral Program students who do not receive a tuition subsidy or tuition reimbursement support from their employer. Download information regarding this scholarship: 2016/17 NAU Doctoral Support Scholarship (DSS)

2016/17 NAU National Community College Advisory Board Scholarship (DTRIC)
This scholarship is awarded by the NAU Foundation. Please contact your Academic Dean for further information.

Current NAU Students
2016/17 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 Foundation Doctoral Academic Excellence Award

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.

 

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