University of Phoenix Scholarships

University of Phoenix Scholarships

University of Phoenix offers a number of institutional scholarships to help make higher education more available for working adults. We also assist students in reaching their educational goals.

The University usually partners with nonprofit organizations that help promote scholarship programs.

How we define you: Prospective and Current Students

The Center for Scholarship Excellence (CSE) has scholarship programs for prospective and current students. Every scholarship has unique criteria; review the application carefully to see if you meet the requirements.

Prospective Students

  • I’ve never attended University of Phoenix.
  • I completed my admissions paperwork more than six months ago but never completed my first credit-bearing course.
  • I have not attended University of Phoenix within the past 365 days.

Current Students

  • I am currently enrolled or attending University of Phoenix.
  • I completed my admissions paperwork less than six months ago.
  • I have attended a University of Phoenix course within the past 365 days.

Review this list of currently open scholarships. Check back as scholarship opportunities update regularly.

 

Scholarships Prospective Students

University of Phoenix® is pleased to partner with the AMVETS to offer a scholarship program. AMVETS was originally founded in 1944 to support the needs of World War II veterans. Since being founded, AMVETS now assists individuals who are currently serving, or who have honorably served, in the U.S. Armed Forces from World War II to the present. As part of their commitment, AMVETS supports those who desire to finish their education.

Through this scholarship program, twenty (20) full-tuition scholarships will be offered. Each scholarship will allow a prospective student the opportunity to complete an undergraduate or master’s degree program at University of Phoenix. Recipients may choose to attend a University of Phoenix on-ground campus or may attend University of Phoenix online.

Application deadline: September 3, 2014
Award date: November 11, 2014

Explore the AMVETS Scholarship page to learn about this scholarship.

Everyone deserves a second chance to realize his or her dreams. At University of Phoenix, we believe that anyone can reach his or her goal of earning a college degree regardless of what has stood in the way. And it all starts with a game plan.

University of Phoenix has created the Focus to the Finish® Scholarship because everyone deserves the opportunity to finish what they started when it comes to getting an education. Super Bowl XLIX will be held at the University of Phoenix Stadium in 2015. Therefore, in honor of the Super Bowl, University of Phoenix is offering forty-nine (49) full-tuition scholarships to deserving men and women who are motivated to complete what they started: their degree! Each scholarship will allow a prospective student the opportunity to complete an undergraduate or master’s degree at University of Phoenix, and prepare for the game of life. Recipients may choose to attend a University of Phoenix on-ground campus or may attend University of Phoenix online.  Only the first 300 Qualified Applications that meet the defined eligibility criteria will be considered.

Application deadline: December 2, 2014
Award date: February 1, 2015

Explore the Focus to the Finish Scholarship page to learn about this scholarship.

University of Phoenix is pleased to partner with the Jobs for America’s Graduates (JAG) to offer a scholarship program. JAG is a state-based national non-profit organization dedicated to helping young people stay in school through graduation, pursue postsecondary education and secure quality entry-level jobs leading to career advancement opportunities.

Through this scholarship program, three (3) full-tuition scholarships will be offered. Each scholarship will allow a prospective student the opportunity to complete an undergraduate or master’s degree program at University of Phoenix. Recipients may choose to attend a University of Phoenix on-ground campus or may attend University of Phoenix online.

Application deadline: September 16, 2014
Award date: November 19, 2014

Explore the Jobs for America’s Graduates Scholarship page to learn about the scholarship program.

University of Phoenix is proud to announce the Paying It Forward® Scholarship program. University of Phoenix understands the importance of making higher education accessible for students of all ages and backgrounds. As the largest private university in North America, we take our social responsibility to our students and the communities we serve very seriously. We also believe in the importance of “paying it forward” to those who might not have an opportunity to achieve their educational goals. 

With the assistance of the University of Phoenix Alumni Association, University of Phoenix is reaching out to its alumni to give them an opportunity to “pay forward” an education. Alumni, who have graduated from University of Phoenix with a bachelor’s, master’s or doctoral degree, are eligible to nominate an individual to be awarded a full-tuition scholarship* towards an undergraduate degree program of their choice. Through this program, thirty (30) scholarships will be awarded. Recipients may choose to attend a University of Phoenix on-ground campus or may attend University of Phoenix online. Only the first 300 Qualified Applications that meet the defined eligibility criteria will be considered.

*Nominations are not a guarantee of award. Nominations are reviewed by committee and top 30 ranking recipients are awarded.

Application deadline:  October 9, 2014
Award date:  December 16, 2014

Explore the Paying It Forward® Scholarship page to learn about the scholarship program.

Start your first for-credit course in an associate or bachelor’s degree program by August 31, 2014, and you could earn a significant tuition reduction in the future. Follow our typical academic schedule to save as much as $10,000 by the time you graduate.

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Understanding the importance of making higher education highly accessible for students of all ages and backgrounds, University of Phoenix is pleased to offer a scholarship program to current teachers or aspiring teachers. As the largest private university in North America, we take very seriously our social responsibility to our students and the communities we serve. University of Phoenix is particularly committed to making degree completion possible for non-traditional students, despite their busy lives.

Through this scholarship program, twenty (20) full-tuition scholarships will be offered. Each scholarship will allow a prospective student the opportunity to complete either a Bachelors of Science in Education or a Master’s of Arts in Education degree at University of Phoenix. Both online and ground classes are available at University of Phoenix.  Only the first 200 Qualified Applications that meet the defined eligibility criteria will be considered.

Application deadline: CLOSED – We have reached our 200 qualified application limit.
Award date:  December 2, 2014

Review this list of currently open scholarships. Check back as scholarship opportunities update regularly.

 

Scholarships Current Students

Our scholarship opportunities have come to a close for this fiscal year. We are working on new opportunities in the upcoming fiscal year. Stay tuned!