All Opportunities

*Welcome to American University’s Scholarship Opportunities Homepage. *

Below you will find a listing of donor-funded restricted scholarships available to students with brief information about the scholarship qualifications. To apply to scholarships which require an application, you must first sign in with the same user name and password you use to access your myAU Portal. You will then have the opportunity to complete a general application and, if applicable, apply for specific scholarships.

This system is not currently live, it is in Test mode. Please contact Martin Lacki at lacki@american.edu in Financial Aid if you have questions about applying for scholarships.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
VARIES Abdul Aziz Said Graduate Scholarship Fund in the School of International Service
The Abdul Aziz Said Graduate Scholarship Fund in the School of International Service was established in 2007 in honor of Professor Abdul Aziz Said,...
The Abdul Aziz Said Graduate Scholarship Fund in the School of...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: VARIES
Deadline06/30/2018
VARIES Abdul Aziz Said Phi Epsilon Pi Scholarship
The Abdul Aziz Said Phi Epsilon Pi Scholarship was established in 2001 by Phi Epsilon Pi alumni in recognition of Abdul Aziz Said, professor and...
The Abdul Aziz Said Phi Epsilon Pi Scholarship was established in 2001...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: VARIES
Deadline06/30/2018
VARIES Accounting Eagles Scholarship Fund
The Accounting Eagles Scholarship Fund was established by Emily Lindsay Kogod/MS ’84 and Griffith Lindsay, an adjunct professor in the department...
The Accounting Eagles Scholarship Fund was established by Emily Lindsay...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: VARIES
Deadline06/30/2018
VARIES Agnes Gordon Sampson Scholarship
The Agnes Gordon Sampson Scholarship was established in memory of Agnes Gordon by her late husband, Edward Fry. This scholarship is awarded to...
The Agnes Gordon Sampson Scholarship was established in memory of Agnes...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: VARIES
Deadline06/30/2018
VARIES Akram R. Elias and Lourdes P. Elias Scholarship
The Akram R. Elias and Lourdes P. Elias Scholarship was established by Akram R. Elias and Lourdes P. Elias SIS ’86 in 2011. Income from the Fund...
The Akram R. Elias and Lourdes P. Elias Scholarship was established by...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: VARIES
Deadline06/30/2018
VARIES Al-Khalifa Family Scholarship Endowment
The Al-Khalifa Family Scholarship Endowment was established in 2003 to provide scholarship support to an undergraduate student in the Kogod School...
The Al-Khalifa Family Scholarship Endowment was established in 2003 to...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: VARIES
Deadline06/30/2018
VARIES Albrittain Lynch Real Estate Scholarship
The Albrittain Lynch Real Estate Scholarship was created in 1978 by anonymous donors to support deserving undergraduate and graduate student(s)...
The Albrittain Lynch Real Estate Scholarship was created in 1978 by...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: VARIES
Deadline06/30/2018
VARIES Alice Gale Johnson Endowed Scholarship
The Alice Gale Johnson Endowed Scholarship was established by Roger W. Gale in 2006. Income from the fund will be awarded annually in accord with...
The Alice Gale Johnson Endowed Scholarship was established by Roger W....
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: VARIES
Deadline06/30/2018
VARIES Allan Carney Memorial Scholarship
The Allan Carney Memorial Scholarship was established in 1991 by Mary Magenta Yglesias CAS ’79 in memory of her father, Allan Carney, to provide...
The Allan Carney Memorial Scholarship was established in 1991 by Mary...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: VARIES
Deadline06/30/2018
VARIES Alumni Association Scholarship
The Alumni Association Scholarship was established in 2008 to provide scholarship support to a deserving student who has an immediate family member...
The Alumni Association Scholarship was established in 2008 to provide...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: VARIES
Deadline06/30/2018
VARIES American University Real Estate Alumni Chapter/Washington, DC Association of REALTORS* Foster Shannon Memorial Scholarship
The American University Real Estate Alumni Chapter/Washington, DC Association of REALTORS* Foster Shannon Memorial Scholarship was established in...
The American University Real Estate Alumni Chapter/Washington, DC...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: VARIES
Deadline06/30/2018
VARIES Anita F. Alpern Endowed Scholarship Fund for SPA
The Anita F. Alpern Endowed Scholarship Fund was established through a bequest from the estate of the late Professor Anita F. Alpern, who died in...
The Anita F. Alpern Endowed Scholarship Fund was established through a...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: VARIES
Deadline06/30/2018
VARIES Ankin Pekmezian and Naomi Pekmezian Scholarship
The Ankin Pekmezian and Naomi Pekmezian Scholarship was established in 2005 by the estate of Naomi Pekmezian, a friend of American University, to...
The Ankin Pekmezian and Naomi Pekmezian Scholarship was established in...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: VARIES
Deadline06/30/2018
VARIES Annette Langdon Memorial Scholarship
The Annette Langdon Memorial Scholarship was established in 2008 in memory of Annette Langdon by friends and family. The scholarship provides...
The Annette Langdon Memorial Scholarship was established in 2008 in...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: VARIES
Deadline06/30/2018
VARIES Anonymous Alumnus Scholarship
The Anonymous Alumnus Scholarship provides scholarship support to an outstanding student who, financially, would not have the opportunity to attend...
The Anonymous Alumnus Scholarship provides scholarship support to an...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: VARIES
Deadline06/30/2018
VARIES Anonymous Alumnus Scholarship
The Anonymous Alumnus Scholarship was established in 2004 to provide scholarship support to deserving minority undergraduate students at American...
The Anonymous Alumnus Scholarship was established in 2004 to provide...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: VARIES
Deadline06/30/2018
VARIES Anthony M. Schwartz Fellowship
The Anthony M. Schwartz Fellowship was established in 1989 in memory of Anthony M. Schwartz to provide support to undergraduate students conducting...
The Anthony M. Schwartz Fellowship was established in 1989 in memory of...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: VARIES
Deadline06/30/2018
VARIES Arabella Griffin Scholarship
The Arabella Griffin Scholarship was established in 1920 by the Reverend and Mrs. Charles Griffin to provide scholarship support to an outstanding...
The Arabella Griffin Scholarship was established in 1920 by the Reverend...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: VARIES
Deadline06/30/2018
VARIES Barbara and David Blumenthal Scholarship Fund
The Barbara and David Blumenthal Scholarship was established in 2010 by Barbara and David Blumenthal KOGOD/MBA ’69. The purpose of the scholarship...
The Barbara and David Blumenthal Scholarship was established in 2010 by...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: VARIES
Deadline06/30/2018
VARIES Barbara Bergmann Graduate Fellowship for Gender Economics
The Barbara Bergmann Graduate Fellowship for Gender Economics was established by friends, family, and members of the American University Community...
The Barbara Bergmann Graduate Fellowship for Gender Economics was...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: VARIES
Deadline06/30/2018
VARIES Barbara Bohn Wright Memorial Scholarship
The Barbara Bohn Wright Memorial Scholarship was established in 1998 by Gary K. Wright in memory of his wife, Barbara Bohn White, to provide book...
The Barbara Bohn Wright Memorial Scholarship was established in 1998 by...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: VARIES
Deadline06/30/2018
VARIES Barbara J. Reimann Postgraduate Scholarship
The Barbara J. Reimann Postgraduate Scholarship was established in 2007 by Barbara Reimann to provide financial assistance to deserving...
The Barbara J. Reimann Postgraduate Scholarship was established in 2007...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: VARIES
Deadline06/30/2018
VARIES Barnard Endowed Scholarship
The Barnard Endowed Scholarship was established in 2007 by the late John Fiske Barnard KOGOD/MBA ’59 in memory of his late wife, Lovelle Barnard,...
The Barnard Endowed Scholarship was established in 2007 by the late John...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: VARIES
Deadline06/30/2018
VARIES Barnee and Dolores Breeskin Scholarship
The Barnee and Dolores Breeskin Scholarship was established in 1991 in memory of Barnee Breeskin by friends and family to provide scholarship...
The Barnee and Dolores Breeskin Scholarship was established in 1991 in...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: VARIES
Deadline06/30/2018
VARIES Benson T. Chertok Memorial Scholarship
The Benson T. Chertok Memorial Scholarship was established in 1982 in appreciation of Benson T. Chertok’s outstanding research and contributions to...
The Benson T. Chertok Memorial Scholarship was established in 1982 in...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: VARIES
Deadline06/30/2018
VARIES Bernard and Adele Rosen Endowed Scholarship
The Bernard and Adele Rosen Endowed Scholarship was established in 2008 to provide scholarship support to a full-time graduate student in the...
The Bernard and Adele Rosen Endowed Scholarship was established in 2008...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: VARIES
Deadline06/30/2018
VARIES Bernard H. Ross Public Administration Scholarship
The Bernard H. Ross Public Administration Scholarship was established in 2004 by the School of Public Affairs in recognition of Dr. Bernard H....
The Bernard H. Ross Public Administration Scholarship was established in...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: VARIES
Deadline06/30/2018
VARIES Betty T. Veatch Scholarship
The Betty T. Veatch Scholarship was established in 2007 by the Estate of Betty T. Veatch CAS/MA ’74 to provide financial support for graduate study...
The Betty T. Veatch Scholarship was established in 2007 by the Estate of...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: VARIES
Deadline06/30/2018
VARIES Bishop James K. and Eunice J. Mathews Scholarship
The Bishop James K. and Eunice J. Mathews Scholarship was established by the United Methodist Foundation at the retirement of Bishop James K....
The Bishop James K. and Eunice J. Mathews Scholarship was established by...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: VARIES
Deadline06/30/2018
VARIES Bordan Parker Bowne Scholarship
The Bordan Parker Bowne Scholarship was established in 1955 to provide scholarship support to an undergraduate or graduate student majoring in...
The Bordan Parker Bowne Scholarship was established in 1955 to provide...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: VARIES
Deadline06/30/2018
VARIES Bruce E. Taylor Fund for Business, Language, and Culture
The Bruce E. Taylor Fund for Business, Language, and Culture was established in 2007 by Bruce Taylor ’75 to provide scholarship support for the...
The Bruce E. Taylor Fund for Business, Language, and Culture was...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: VARIES
Deadline06/30/2018
VARIES Carl G. Anthon Scholarship
The Carl G. Anthon Scholarship was established in 2008 by Margaret D. Anthon in memory of her late husband and AU friend, Carl G. Anthon, to...
The Carl G. Anthon Scholarship was established in 2008 by Margaret D....
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: VARIES
Deadline06/30/2018
VARIES Carmen G. Neuberger Award
The Carmen G. Neuberger Award was established in 2015 by Carmen G. Neuberger CAS/MED ’73, CAS/EDD ’77, WCL/JD ’83. Income from the Fund will be...
The Carmen G. Neuberger Award was established in 2015 by Carmen G....
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: VARIES
Deadline06/30/2018
VARIES Caroline and Rick Barnett Scholarship Fund
The Caroline and Rick Barnett Scholarship Fund in the Department of Economics was established in 2014 to support an undergraduate student studying...
The Caroline and Rick Barnett Scholarship Fund in the Department of...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: VARIES
Deadline06/30/2018
VARIES Carrie S. Oves Scholarship
The Carrie S. Oves Scholarship provides financial assistance to students with financial need at American University.
The Carrie S. Oves Scholarship provides financial assistance to students...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: VARIES
Deadline06/30/2018
VARIES Catherine Letts Jones Scholarship
The Catherine Letts Jones Scholarship was established in 1964 to provide scholarship support annually to an undergraduate student at American...
The Catherine Letts Jones Scholarship was established in 1964 to provide...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: VARIES
Deadline06/30/2018
VARIES Catherine Letts Scholarship
The Catherine Letts Scholarship is awarded, as fund income permits, with preference for a student attending American University from Iowa.
The Catherine Letts Scholarship is awarded, as fund income permits, with...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: VARIES
Deadline06/30/2018
VARIES Center for Congressional and Presidential Studies Benefactor's Award
Through the generosity of alumni and friends, the School of Public Affairs (SPA) established the Center for Congressional and Presidential Studies...
Through the generosity of alumni and friends, the School of Public...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: VARIES
Deadline06/30/2018
VARIES Charles A. Norwood Memorial Scholarship
The Charles A. Norwood Memorial Scholarship provides scholarship support to undergraduate students at American University, with preference given to...
The Charles A. Norwood Memorial Scholarship provides scholarship support...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: VARIES
Deadline06/30/2018
VARIES Charles and Eleanor Iversen DC Scottish Rite Scholarship
The Charles and Eleanor Iversen DC Scottish Rite Scholarship Fund in the School of International Service was established in 2015 by the DC Scottish...
The Charles and Eleanor Iversen DC Scottish Rite Scholarship Fund in the...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: VARIES
Deadline06/30/2018
VARIES Charles Coolidge Parlin Scholarship
The Charles Coolidge Parlin Scholarship was established in 1971 to provide scholarship support to an undergraduate student who has demonstrated...
The Charles Coolidge Parlin Scholarship was established in 1971 to...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: VARIES
Deadline06/30/2018
VARIES Charles E. Merrill Trust Fund Scholarship
Established by the Charles E. Merrill Trust Fund in 1973, the Charles E. Merrill Scholarship is awarded to an undergraduate or graduate student in...
Established by the Charles E. Merrill Trust Fund in 1973, the Charles E....
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: VARIES
Deadline06/30/2018
VARIES Charles H. Levine Doctoral Research Fellowship
The Charles H. Levine Fund supports research awards and professional development opportunities for Ph.D. candidates studying public administration...
The Charles H. Levine Fund supports research awards and professional...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: VARIES
Deadline06/30/2018
VARIES Charles Kligman Central High School Alumni Endowed Scholarship
The Charles Kligman Central High School Alumni Endowed Scholarship was established in 1998 by the alumni of DC Central High School to provide...
The Charles Kligman Central High School Alumni Endowed Scholarship was...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: VARIES
Deadline06/30/2018
VARIES Charles L. and Dora E. DeLong Scholarship
The Charles L. and Dora E. DeLong Scholarship was established in 1961 in honor of the Reverend Charles L. and Dora E. DeLong. This fund provides...
The Charles L. and Dora E. DeLong Scholarship was established in 1961 in...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: VARIES
Deadline06/30/2018
VARIES Charles O. and Margaret Lerche Small Grants Fund
The Charles O. and Margaret Lerche Small Grants Fund was established in 2008 by American University alumnus Dr. Charles O. Lerche III SIS/MA ’73 in...
The Charles O. and Margaret Lerche Small Grants Fund was established in...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: VARIES
Deadline06/30/2018
VARIES Charley D. Hardwick Scholarship
The Charley D. Hardwick Scholarship was established to provide scholarship support to students who plan to enter the ministry or church vocation....
The Charley D. Hardwick Scholarship was established to provide...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: VARIES
Deadline06/30/2018
VARIES Charlotte W. Newcombe Foundation Scholarship
The Charlotte Newcombe Foundation Scholarship was established at AU in 1981. The scholarship supports second-career female students aged 25 or...
The Charlotte Newcombe Foundation Scholarship was established at AU in...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: VARIES
Deadline06/30/2018
$1,000.00 Christine Taaffe Memorial Scholarship
The Christine Taaffe Memorial Scholarship was established in 2011 in memory of Christine M. Taaffe SIS ’00, a student athlete on AU’s Swimming and...
The Christine Taaffe Memorial Scholarship was established in 2011 in...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline06/30/2018
VARIES Clara F. and David J. Londoner Scholarship
The Clara F. and David J. Londoner Endowed Scholarship is awarded in accordance with the university’s financial aid policies to a full- or...
The Clara F. and David J. Londoner Endowed Scholarship is awarded in...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2018
  • Award: VARIES
Deadline06/30/2018