May 3, 2016

FD University Scholarships (Academic & Presidential) for International Study in USA, Canada & UK

Fairleigh Dickinson University Scholarships

Course(s) Offered: All fields
Course Level: Undergraduate, Graduate (masters)
Provider: Fairleigh Dickinson University
Country to Study in: Canada, USA, UK

Scholarship Description
College is the most important investment you will ever make. Thus, Fairleigh Dickinson University (FDU) works closely with you and your family to make its quality private education an affordable investment for you.

At FDU, scholarships and financial aid are offered in the form of several FDU Academic Scholarships or Grants and also the FDU Presidential Scholarship to both International Students and American Citizens abroad. Do note that the Presidential Scholarship is available for first-time undergraduate students only.

The following apply:
  • Scholarship consideration is given to non-U.S. citizens worldwide and to U.S. citizens who reside outside the United States.
  • Awards may not be used at other institutions.
Eligible groups
Citizens of ANY country (undergraduate and postgraduate)

Participating Institutions
Fairleigh Dickinson University with campuses as follows:
  • United States (2 main campuses): the College at Florham, Morris County, New Jersey; AND the Metropolitan Campus, Teaneck, New Jersey,
  • FDU’s British campus, Wroxton College, Oxfordshire in England; and
  • FDU-Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
Fields of study
All fields of study are eligible.

The University offers over 100 undergraduate and graduate degree programs, including doctoral programs in nursing practice, clinical psychology and school psychology; and an AACSB-accredited business school. Degree programs are offered on two New Jersey campuses and at two FDU locations outside the U.S.

Number of awards
Not specified by provider

Sponsorship duration
Scholarships are awarded at the time of admission ONLY and will not increase based on academic performance at FDU.

Scholarships may be used for the fall and spring semesters for fulltime students only.

Scholarships are renewable at the same funding level for each academic year, contingent upon successful academic performance.

Scholarship benefits
Scholarship awards vary in amount, however many are significant enough to help academically talented students with the cost of attendance.

Full-tuition scholarships are extremely rare.

See the official website (link found below) for a list of the value of scholarships for first-time undergraduate freshmen, undergraduate transfer students and postgraduate masters students.

Method of Application
To be considered for an FDU academic scholarship or grant, you must:
  • Complete the "FDU Application for Admission for International Students and American Citizens Abroad" (download from official website via link below) and submit all required documents; and
  • Submit the International Scholarship Application form (also download from official website via link below).
It is important to visit the official website (link to it is below) for complete information, to download important documents and also to read the Frequently Asked Questions.
    Application deadlines are:
    • For fall (August): July 1
    • For spring (January): December 1
    Deadline For Presidential Scholarship (available for first-time undergraduate students ONLY):
    • Fall (August): January 15
    • Spring (January): November 1
    Scholarship award notification will be sent at the time of admission. Early application is encouraged to receive priority consideration. Awards may not be used at other institutions.

    Fairleigh Dickinson University is the largest private university in New Jersey. It is a not-for-profit, nonsectarian, multicampus institution with campuses in the USA, Canada and England.

    Please feel free to contact the school at any time. They are always happy to assist you!

    Application Deadline: 1 July / 1 November / 1 December 2016
    Open to International Applicants: Yes

    More Scholarship Information and Application

    Related: List of Scholarships in Canada for International Students