Scholarship Opportunities for Graduate Students

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) must be completed by each student receiving any type of financial aid at ASU.

General Scholarships & Grants:

Graduate Incentive Grants 

Graduate students who attend ASU full-time on-campus are eligible for the Graduate Incentive Grants. Typical awards are $1,000.00 per year. Contact your department for more information.  Please note:   Online graduate students and Counselor Education students who are part of the on-campus program DO NOT qualify for this scholarship. 

Good Neighbor Scholarships

Good Neighbor Scholarships are designed to assist graduate students with non-resident tuition. These scholarships are available to non-resident graduate students taking on-campus classes and paying non-resident tuition. Students in online graduate programs do not qualify for this scholarship. Typical awards are $200.00 per credit hour up to nine credit hours per semester. Contact the Graduate School for more information.

McDaniel Scholarships

The deadline for all McDaniel Scholarships is March 1. All applications require a minimum of an application form and an unofficial transcript.


    Cloyde Snook Scholarship

    Graduate students unconditionally accepted into the MA in Art program qualify for this scholarship. The award is full-time, in-state tuition. Please see the chair of the Art Department for more information.


    Marvin Motz Scholarship

      This scholarship is awarded to a MA counseling student who has been unconditionally accepted, in their second year, and in the on-campus program. The scholarship covers the cost of full-time, in-state tuition, up to 6 credits (half awarded each semester). Students must submit a letter expressing a desire to be considered and why. Please see the chair of the Counseling Department for more information.


      Borrego Family Scholarship

      This scholarship is designed for a Master of Arts in Education student who has taught for at least one year. Preference will be given to a female, minority student who is an ASU graduate. Contact the financial aid office for more information.

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