2020 AMU Scholarships

AMU net price is at $18,072.00 per year and will likely continue climbing like all colleges around the U.S. There are various ways to combat the steep rises in college tuition, and scholarships can be a key ingredient in reducing the overall cost of Ave Maria University. AMU awards an average of $22,428.00 to each student, which can help alleviate some of the financial burden. However, most families will need to find other sources of funding to bridge the remaining tuition gap. In addition to the annual tuition, AMU students can expect to pay $N/A in housing costs and $N/A in meal plan costs - if you chose to live in the surrounding area of Ave Maria, then those costs could be even higher.

100% of full-time students receive local or institutional grants with an average award size of $13,452.00. Furthermore, 27% of students receive federal grants with an average amount of $4,225.00.

The numbers seem bleak and, truthfully, they are for most average American families. Luckily, the scholarships below are open to Ave Maria University students, with the goal of helping to afford a college education. Some scholarships may be specifically provided by AMU while others are open to AMU students, though not exclusive to Ave Maria University.

How much total award money and scholarships are available for Ave Maria University students?

There are 4 scholarships totaling $38,000.00 available to residents. You can easily browse through all 4 scholarships below.

What types of scholarships are available for Ave Maria University students?

Each scholarship below may have different requirements and guidelines. While some of the Ave Maria University scholarships can only be used for specific purposes, many of them can be used for all types of expenses including supplies, tuition, room and board and more. Furthermore, this list can include Ave Maria University study abroad scholarships, Ave Maria University transfer scholarships, and Ave Maria University merit scholarships.

Are these scholarships for AMU study abroad?

At least a few of these scholarships below can be put toward AMU study abroad. If the scholarship does not specify a specific purpose or use of funds, then it is most likely eligible. You can double-check with the scholarship provider to confirm.

What scholarships are available to AMU transfer students?

The ScholarshipPoints and Scholarship Owl scholarships, at least, are open to Ave Maria University transfer students and the funds can be put toward all types of expenses. AMU transfer students face the same financial pressures as normal students, and scholarships providers are well-aware of the need for AMU transfer scholarships.

Are these AMU scholarships limited by major?

You’ll need to check each scholarship’s own guidelines to determine if it is restricted to a specific major. However, most scholarships in this database are open to all students - some scholarships may only be open to certain students based on geographic criteria or areas of interest but they should be clearly marked. Whether you’re a nursing student, honors student, engineering major, or studying another discipline, chances are you’ll find at least 1 scholarship for you.

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Institutional Scholarship

Sponsor by Ave Maria University Location 5050 Ave Maria Boulevard, Ave Maria, FL

Applicant must be a first-year student. Selection based upon SAT Reasoning/ACT and cumulative GPA.

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$16,000.00 None Apply Now

Ave Maria University Bright Futures Scholarships

Sponsor by Ave Maria University Location 5050 Ave Maria Boulevard, Ave Maria, FL

The Bright Futures program consists of three different awards: Florida Academic Scholars (FAS), Florida Medallion Scholars (FMS) and Florida Gold Seal Vocational Scholars (GSV). To qualify an applicant must be a Florida state resident and U.S. citizen or eligible noncitizen, complete the Florida Financial Aid Application (FFAA), receive a standard Florida...

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$12,000.00 August 31 Apply Now

Ave Maria University Incentive Scholarship Program

Sponsor by Ave Maria University Location 5050 Ave Maria Boulevard, Ave Maria, FL

The Florida Incentive Scholarship Program is a merit scholarship for Florida high school graduates who receive recognition as a National Merit or National Achievement Scholars. Applicants must earn a standard Florida high school diploma, be a National Merit Finalist or National Achievement Finalist, enroll at an eligible Florida postsecondary institution, be...

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$8,000.00 August 31 Apply Now

Jon Scharfenberger Memorial Scholarship

Sponsor by Ave Maria University Location 5050 Ave Maria Boulevard, Ave Maria, FL

Applicant must be a Catholic in good standing, have strong commitment to pro-life activities, and be able to exhibit leadership skills through one or more of the following: sports club/team, student government, choir/student club, Ave Maria Campus Household, event organizing, or public speaking.

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$2,000.00 None Apply Now