If you are a NYU upperclassmen who will receive a degree from NYU in New York and are spending a semester or year abroad at an NYU Global Academic Center, here are a few things you should know:
All admitted Study Away undergraduate students who will receive a degree from NYU in New York applying for financial aid will be automatically evaluated for the Global Pathways Scholarship. This need based award of up to $4,000 per semester (depending on demonstrated need) is to help cover the additional costs of studying away. Students must have a current FAFSA on file with the university to be considered. Students will receive an award notification beginning in June (for fall semester) and in November (for spring semester). Students follow the regular Office of Financial Aid process for applying for need based aid.
A small group of students that have been admitted for a semester study at one of the NYU Academic Centers will be awarded a merit grant of $1,500. Awards will be determined based on the quality of the student’s application and academic record. Selected students will be informed shortly after notification. All funding is posted as tuition credit to the recipient’s NYU student account. No additional application is required.
Based in Spain, with offices around the world, Santander is committed to assisting undergraduate students in fulfilling their interest in studying overseas. Thanks to a substantial gift from Santander Universities Program, NYU Global Programs is pleased to grant Santander Universities Study Abroad Scholarships in the amounts of $3,000 per academic semester for 133 undergraduate students annually who demonstrate high financial need and have applied to enroll an international NYU Global Academic Center for fall or spring. NYU Washington, DC applicants are not eligible. Selected students will be informed shortly after notification. All funding is posted as tuition credit to the recipient’s NYU student account. No separate application is required.
» Students must have applied or been admitted to an NYU Global Academic Center for fall, spring, or the full academic year to be considered for any listed awards.
» Students attending summer, winter, or school-specific semester programs such as Tisch Special Programs, or exchange programs such as Stern IBEX or NYU International Exchange, are not eligible for the Global Programs Merit Scholarship or Santander Universities Study Abroad Scholarship.
» Students must be currently enrolled full-time and in good academic and disciplinary standing.
» Students must be eligible for aid from NYU and from federal and state government sources; students must be classified either as U.S. citizens or as eligible non-citizens.
There are many opportunities to find additional funding for study abroad, but it requires advance planning and research.
Incoming NYU Transfer Students are awarded financial aid packages as determined by the NYU Office of Financial Aid. Contact the Office of Financial Aid with any questions.
Incoming Liberal Studies Freshmen who are spending their first year abroad are awarded financial aid packages as determined by the NYU Office of Financial Aid. Contact the Office of Financial Aid with any questions.