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Scholarship Opportunities


Institutional scholarships for incoming students

Click here. You will be redirected to the undergraduate scholarship page.
This includes merit awards, departmental scholarships, and more.

The Yale Fund Scholarship - Currently closed. Will open in late spring.

University Scholarships

Study Abroad Scholarships

Outside Scholarships awarded by UD 

Outside Scholarship Opportunities

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 begin their scholarship search and does not include all outside scholarship opportunities.

You must report any awards received from outside UD to our office as soon as possible so that arrangements can be made for appropriate credit. To report outside scholarships electronically, please log in to BannerWeb. Click on 1) Financial Aid, 2) Award, and 3) Award for Aid Year. Pick the applicable aid year from the drop down menu. Submit your award(s) on the Resources/Add'l Information tab.

How to Spot Scholarship Scams

Ongoing (Check website for details and deadlines)

1st Quarter:January thru March

2nd Quarter: April thru June

3rd Quarter: July thru September

4th Quarter:October thru December

  • $1,000 BeMo® Scholarship (May 31 and Oct 31): Must be a pre-medical undergraduate. Complete 2 surveys about your academic experience. 
  • $800 Pet Care Scholarship (Nov 24): Submit a 2-3,000 word essay on a given pet topic.
  • $1,000 A Step Forward Scholarship (Nov 30): Scholarship for first generation students. Write an essay explaining why continuting your education is important to you. 
  • $2,000 Swop Smart Scholarshop (Dec 14): Submit an essay, blog post, video or audio recording answering a set of given topics about smartphones and technology. 
  • $2,000 SwopSmart Scholarship (Dec 15): Answer a given question about what the best phone of 2020 is in the format of an essay, blog, video, or audio recording. 
  • $1,000 McDonald Worley Schoalrship (Dec 31): If you had the authority to change your community in a positive way, what specific changes would you make? 750 word max. 
  • $1,5000 R3 Stem Cell Scholarship (Dec 31): Write a 1000+ word essay that focuses on the topic of how stem cell research will effect life and health in the next 10 years. 



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