Graduate Scholarship Information

Graduate Scholarships

Alumni Association Legacy Scholarship - To support current students who have had a parent, grandparent, or sibling graduate from the University. Students from all colleges are eligible to apply but a student may only receive the award one time during his or her academic experience at UD. 

The Center For Thomas More Scholarship - $5,000 awarded annually.  For Braniff students with a proven interest in Thomas More's writings. 

Endowment Scholarships for MBA Students - To support MBA students in the Satish and Yasmin Gupta College of Business.

The George S. Sturgeon Cybersecurity Scholarship Fund for Women - $1,500 to $3,000 awarded to eligible recipient(s).

Scholarship Applications

These scholarships are not offered, or maintained, by the university. Please contact the scholarship organization with any questions about the scholarship or website. This list has been put together to help students start their scholarship search and does not include all outside scholarship opportunities.

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$500 Midway Dog Academy Scholarship (Dec 18): Students are required to submit a 1000 word essay about a pivoltal time in your life or about an experience that influenced your own personal development. 

$1,000 Students Affected by Cancer Scholarship (Dec 31): 500-1,000 words on how you experience with cancer has impacted your life, goals, and the way you live. 

$2,500 LendUp Scholarship (Dec 31): In 500 words or fewer tell about an interesting project you've worked on and how it has impacted your fellow student body or community. 

$2,500 JJ Bender Scholarship (Dec 31): 1,000 word minimum essay explaining your education goals and plans after you graduate college. Must have a major in business or graphic design. 

$500 Pet Parents Scholarship (Dec 31): Write a 750 to 1000-word essay describing a significant experience in your life that influenced your personal development. 

$500 VIP Puppies Scholarship (Dec 31): Write an essay of 1000 words on our topic: “How Can Dog Breeders Encourage Responsible Pet Ownership?” 

$1,000 NCERT Books Scholarship (Dec 31): Write an essay of 1200+ words on the topic “Tips to Help your College Student stay on a Budget.”

$1,000 Helix Coffee Scholarship (Dec 31): Submit a 1200+ essay on the best gift ideas for coffee lovers. 

$3,000 Lakeview Health Scholarship (Dec 31): supply a 1,000 word essay regarding addiction and recovery. 

$1,000 Primitive Outpost Scholarship (Dec 31): Write an essay of 1200+ words on the topic “Some Indispensable Grooming Tips for Men"

$5,000 Vetern Hero Scholarship (Dec 31): Please submit an essay of 500 words asnwering: "What do you wish the American people better understood about military service or military families" Must be service member or have a family member in the service. 

$1,000 Kerri Castellini Women's Leadership Scholarship (Dec 31): Submit a 500-1000 word essay that describes an ideal woman leader in the 21st century. Must be female. 


$1,000 Mattress Nerd Scholarship (Apr 1): Answer given questions about environmental impact in a 500-1,000 word essay. 

$1,000 Vegas Odds Scholarship (June 30): Write a short essay on "Are college athletes remunerated fairly?" 

$1,000 Cyber Security Scholarship (July 15): Must be a participant in a cyber security program and must submit a 250 word essay on why you have chosen the field. 

$1,000 Rise Marketing Stem Scholarship (Aug 1): Must major in a STEM subject, fill out simple form. 

$1,000 Teaching Guide Scholarship (Aug 1): Submit a 1,500 to 2,000 word essay that explores online teaching. 


Other/Ongoing - See websites for details.

Accounting Scholarships via

Air Force ROTC or Army ROTC 

$1,500 Autolist Used Car to Dream Car Scholarship

Fulbright Scholarships - International Educational Exchange Program

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900 MBA and Graduate Scholarships

$1,500 (max) Quit Smoking Community Scholarship

$500 Theater Masks Bi-annual Scholarship


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