Horizons Scholarship

Description

The Horizons Scholarship was founded to support highly motivated students who demonstrate a commitment to academic excellence and will be the first in their family to attend university. 

Award Amount: up to a 90% tuition waiver; renewable for 4 years

Priority Application Deadline: January 1

Late Application Deadline: May 1


Criteria

Applicants for the Horizons Scholarship must: 

- Apply for admission to one of the BA programs as an entering first-year student

- Have a German Abitur (students who will graduate from Gymnasium in the summer of 2017 are eligible to apply)

- Be the first in their family to attend university

The candidateís record of academic excellence will be considered in the award process. The full tuition waiver is renewable for 4 years contingent on the recipientís maintenance of a B average or better.


How do I apply?

To apply for the Horizons Scholarship, applicants must:

1. Complete an application for admission to one of the BA programs

Visit How to Apply for details on how to complete the application

2. Complete a Financial Statement

Visit Scholarships to download the form and for guidelines on how to complete the application