Merit Based tag
Ada I. Pressman Memorial Scholarship
The Ada I. The Pressman Memorial Scholarship is awarded in memory of Ada Irene Pressman [1927–2003]. Ms. Pressman was recognized as a pioneer in combustion control and burner management for supercritical power plants. With this expertise, she managed 18 design teams for over 20 power-generating plants throughout the world.
Ada left a very large bequest for the scholarship endowment and the BOT was able to create six renewable scholarships from her gift.
This Scholarships can be renewed after a span of 5 years.
Labroots STEM Scholarship
The program welcomes applications from students needing support for research projects, travel expenses, and training supplies associated with their academic pursuits in one of the STEM fields.
The scholarship will fund one undergraduate or graduate student for one year, providing $2,000 in direct costs. The scholarship is merit-based, and applicants can show their qualifications and need in the application process.
LabRoots supports undergraduate and graduate students pursuing degrees in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) disciplines. This program is open to students both in, and outside the US; there are no geographical limits for applicants. LabRoots wishes to encourage all students to stay in science and aims to help students work towards their research and educational goals.
GMiS STEM Scholarships
The GMiS STEM Scholarships are provided to full-time and part-time graduate and undergraduate students pursuing a science, technology, engineering, or math degree. Applicants must also be of Hispanic descent and/or must demonstrate significant leadership or service within the underserved community.
A merit-based scholarship ranging in amounts from $500 to $5,000 or a non-merit based scholarship ranging from $500 – $1,000.
GMiS STEM Scholarships
Scholarship is offered for any graduating high school senior, undergraduate, or graduate student, from a traditionally underserved or underrepresented group in science, technology, engineering, math or health.
A merit-based scholarship is awarded ranging in amounts from $500 to $5,000 or a non-merit based scholarship ranging from $500 – $1,000.
Byron Hanke Fellowship
The Foundation for Community Association Research (FCAR) awards its Byron Hanke Fellowship to selected graduate students to implement research projects related to the development, management, and governance of common interest communities and their community associations.
Tuition and Funding Opportunities provided by Master of Science in Sustainability Development
- Through a competitive process this program offers more than 30 course grading assistantships to dynamic and ambitious students. These assistantship jobs include tasks like grading assignments and administrative duties.
- As a grading student and by working on these Assistantships you are eligible to be paid an average of $6,000 per semester. But, to be eligible for these assistantships you need to be a full-time student with good academic standing.
- All the earnings you do from these assistantships or stipends may be potentially taxable.
To meet the eligibility criteria to attain Scholarships, the student must possess excellent academic or athletic ability, or they should have interest in a certain subject, or volunteer work. It is also possible for you to get a scholarship by having membership in an ethnic or religious group. And yes it is also possible for Companies to award scholarships to you or your child.
Many of the financial grants are assigned to you based on your needs, which means after considering your and your family’s financial circumstances the university decides to pay you a certain amount to help you financially. But it is to be noted strongly that You are not allowed to receive more need-based aid than the amount of your financial need.
>New York State Tuition Assistance Program:
In New York there is a program called the New York State Tuition Assistance Program (TAP). To get qualified for TAP you must live in New York and go to school regularly. The amount of the award or money you get from TAP is completely dependent on the program you are enrolled in, your family income, the financial status you possess (dependent or independent), and the number of family members enrolled in college.
The New York State Tuition Assistance Program (TAP) helps eligible New York residents with an annual award of up to $5,665 to help them pay for their tuition. The best thing provided to you is that as TAP is a grant, you don't have to pay it back. it does not have to be paid back.
TAP can help students who go to schools like SUNY, CUNY, and private colleges even if they go to school to attend part-time.
>New York State Veterans and Families benefits
New York State also has special benefits for veterans and their families. If you are a veteran and live in New York State and plan to attend a college or university in New York, you may be able to get these benefits to help your education and provide support to your family.
Scholarship programs which are need and merit-based:
- Excelsior Scholarship: Families who earn $125,000 or less are eligible to apply.
- Enhanced Tuition awards: This program helps students at private colleges pay for their college degree up to $3,000.
- New York State Part-time scholarships awards: It grants scholarship awards to students attending private colleges part-time and maintaining a good grade of 2.0 GPA up to $1500 dollars for about 2 years.
- And scholarships such as the NYC Child Welfare Worker Incentive Scholarship Program, NYC Scholarships for Academic Excellence, NYC STEM incentive program, NYC Math and Science Teaching incentive program, NYC World Trade Centre Memorial Scholarship, NYC Masters in education on teacher incentive program, Military Enhanced Recognition Incentive and Tribute - MERIT Scholarship, Flight 3407 memorial scholarship, American Airlines Flight 587 Memorial Scholarship, and NYS Memorial Scholarship for Families of Deceased Firefighters, Volunteer Firefighters, Police Officers, Peace Officers, and Emergency Medical Service Workers.
It also provides some NYC awards for top and high ranking students:
Veterans tuition awards, NYC Aids to native Americans, Segal AmeriCorps education awards and NYS Regents Awards for Children of Deceased and Disabled Veterans.
George E. and Hester B. Aker Fellowship
The George E. and Hester B. Aker Fellowship is offered by Virginia Tech Graduate School only for their students pursuing Master’s and Doctoral level degrees in the College of Natural Resources and Environment or the College of Science. A stipend of $35,000 of the one-year fellowship awarded per academic year. This fellowship does not provide any tuition assistance.
Marshall Scholarship - Purdue University
The Marshall Scholarships finance up to 40 independent, wide-ranging students who have outstanding leadership potential and who wish to study for a graduate degree at any institution in the United Kingdom. The program seeks to encourage applicants’ personal and intellectual growth by fostering their understanding and appreciation of contemporary Britain, its relationship with the United States, and its role on the world stage.
The Rhodes scholarship covers University and College fees for two years at Oxford. In some cases, a third or fourth year of studies can be underwritten. Students receive an annual stipend, private health insurance, and travel to the U.K. at the beginning and end of the scholarship term.
Each year, the Rhodes Scholarship program selects 32 Americans to study at the University of Oxford; as many as 89 additional scholarships are given globally.
Candidates are evaluated on academic success, participation in activities such as sports, commitment to public service, and leadership potential.
CLU / City Year Masters Scholarships
Claremont Lincoln University is proud to partner with the City Year Alumni Association which seeks to be a unique and diverse lifelong resource, community, and experience to advance City Year’s impact and alumni leadership development. As a community of idealists, City Year alumni will take up the challenge to become Leaders for Life to address the needs of their communities and to continue to change the world long after they have taken off their City Year jacket. One of the many opportunities that the City Year Alumni Association provides is scholarship and education opportunities to develop its Leaders for Life. With this new partnership, CLU will offer 50% annual tuition scholarships to City Year alumni. The scholarships award 50% of tuition, for up to five (5) recipients per year.
Online PSM in Bioinformatics - Scholarships offered
Across the university and through the online master's program, assistantships are competitively accessible. To assist students in their pursuit of renowned, nationally recognized merit-based scholarships, the Office of Major Scholarships provides information, coaching, and support. Additionally, there are federal government programs that might assist you in paying for your education through grants, scholarships, and loans.
Note that in-state tuition is available to all active duty personnel and veterans who were discharged with honors. A GI Bill also entitles military dependents to in-state tuition.
Online Master of Science in Human Resource Management - Scholarships available
Florida International University provides merit and need-based scholarships, assistantships, fellowships, loans, grants, and work-study opportunities.
Need-based scholarships are offered for graduate students based on their financial situation (based on expected family contribution (EFC)).
Online Master of Science in Human Resource Management - Financial Aid available
Purdue University provides merit and need-based scholarships, loans, grants, and work-study opportunities through FAFSA. Both financial aid and GI Bill funding are available to qualified Krannert Online MSHRM students.
English Masters Program - Scholarships available
Stanford University offers a range of financial aid options, including need-based grants, loans, and work-study programs. The university also offers a limited number of merit-based scholarships and fellowships for graduate students in various fields, including English.
Master of Science in Law - Scholarship available
The program offers scholarships and financial aid based on merit, need, and diversity. Applicants are automatically considered for scholarships and financial aid when they submit their application.
Scholarships generally range from $2,500 to $15,000, with the average award in the $7,500 to $12,500 range.
LLM in Taxation - Scholarship available
Boston University School of Law offers need-based and merit-based scholarships to its students. Additionally, the school provides grants, loans, work-study programs, and fellowships to support students with their educational expenses.
LLM (Master of Laws) - Scholarship available
Northeastern University School of Law offers a range of scholarships and financial aid options to students enrolled in their LLM program, including merit-based scholarships, need-based aid, and employer tuition reimbursement. More information is available on the scholarships and financial aid page on the given link.
LL.M. in Real Property Development - Scholarship available
The University of Miami School of Law offers a range of scholarships and financial aid options to students enrolled in their LLM program, including merit-based scholarships, need-based aid, and scholarships for international students. More information is available on the scholarships and financial aid page on the given link.
Master of Laws (LL.M.)- Scholarship available
The program offers a limited number of merit-based scholarships to LL.M. students, and all admitted students are considered for these scholarships. Additionally, students can apply for federal financial aid, including loans, by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid.
Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning MA - Scholarship available
Drexel University offers a variety of scholarships and financial aid options, including need-based grants, merit-based scholarships, and external scholarships. Drexel University offers a military tuition discount to active duty military and veterans. The discount varies depending on the program and branch of service. Additionally, some employers offer tuition reimbursement programs, so students are encouraged to check with their employers to see if they are eligible.