The American University Online Program Scholarship Programs application portal in the United States is open.
If you are an International student looking for scholarship opportunities, this article is for you.
About American University Online Program Scholarships
American University offers Online Program Scholarships for all students admitted to eligible online Master’s degree programs offered at the University.
Schools that are involved in this scholarship include; American Universities, the College of Arts and Sciences, the School of Communication, and the School of Public Affairs.
The online degree programs eligible for the scholarships are Master of Arts in Economics and Applied Economics Specialization, Master of Arts in Strategic Communication, Master of Science in Counter-Terrorism, Master of Science Homeland Security, Master of Science in Health Promotion Management, Master of Public Administration and Policy, and Master of Science in Nutrition Education.
Each scholarship award is US$10,000. (Up to $10,000 for Online Master of Arts in Strategic Communication).
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Only students with excellent academic credentials and exceptional leadership skills will be considered for the scholarships. Scholars have to remain in good academic standing throughout the program.
For the Master of Arts in Economics, Applied Economics Specialization Scholarship, candidates must retain a 3.0 GPA or higher for their first two semesters in the online program.
Candidates for the Online Master of Arts in Strategic Communication Scholarship will be assessed based on a holistic review of the application file, including academic credentials, professional experience and exceptional leadership skills.
Only students with a cumulative 3.2 GPA (on a 4.0 scale) or above in their undergraduate program are eligible for the Online Master of Public Administration and Policy Scholarships.
Only students with a cumulative 3.4 GPA (on a 4.0 scale) or above in their undergraduate program are eligible for the Online Master of Science in Health Promotion Management Scholarships.
Only students with a cumulative 3.5 GPA (on a 4.0 scale) or above in their undergraduate program are eligible for the Online Master of Science in Counter-Terrorism and Homeland Security Scholarships.
Only students with a cumulative 3.4 GPA (on a 4.0 scale) or above in their undergraduate program are eligible for the Online Master of Science in Nutrition Education Scholarships.
Generally, applicants will be assessed based on their course applications. The application deadline for the online program depends on which term you are applying for.
Aside from the standard application materials, students who completed degrees at institutions outside the United States are required to submit the following:
- A transcript evaluation together with original transcripts.
- Official and current GRE test scores
- TOEFL or IELTS score
- Letters of recommendation
It is important to visit the official website for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.
International students looking for an opportunity to do an online course in America but have limited finances should make good use of this opportunity.
American University Online Program Scholarships was created to help international students fulfil their dreams of studying in the United States.
Application for this scholarship will be closing soon; share with your friends in other countries looking for an opportunity to study at an American University.