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Merit-Based Scholarships

Up to 40% of admitted Full-time students are awarded a merit-based scholarship. Awards range from partial to full tuition and fees. All full-time applicants (both domestic and international) will be considered and reviewed for merit-based awards. No additional materials or separate applications are required to be considered. Scholarship recipients are notified at the time of admission and all scholarship decisions are final. Please note that with the exception of the Dean Scholarship, Military Veterans Scholarship, Faculty Scholarship and the Consortium Fellowship, the merit-based awards are non-renewable in their second year of study.


The William R. Berkley Scholarship Program

To be considered for The William R. Berkley Scholarship Program, interested college seniors must submit a Full-time MBA application to NYU Stern during their senior year by any of the four Stern application deadlines. Interested college seniors must be graduating between December 1, 2013 and June 30, 2014, just prior to the Full-time MBA Fall 2014 start term, to be eligible for the program.

Candidates applying for The William R. Berkley Scholarship Program are not eligible to apply to any NYU dual degree or through The Consortium for Graduate Study in Management. They also are not eligible for the Summer Start program.

Fellowships with Partner Organizations

NYU Stern offers the following fellowships in partnership with external organizations:

Consortium Fellowship

Stern is a proud member of the Consortium for Graduate Study in Management, an alliance of 17 top business schools working in partnership with corporate America to encourage diversity within management positions. The Consortium offers full-tuition and fees fellowships to full-time MBA students who demonstrate academic excellence and potential. The Consortium also conducts a summer orientation and manages an extensive alumni network.

Forté Foundation Scholarship

The Forté Foundation, a consortium of major corporations, top business schools, and influential non-profit organizations, offers scholarship opportunities to women who are pursuing an MBA at participating business schools. Exceptional women candidates who have been admitted to a participating school will be nominated for consideration for the Forté Foundation Scholarship by the school's Director of Admissions. No other application information is needed for the scholarship.

Toigo Fellowship

The Robert A. Toigo Foundation supports a comprehensive fellowship program for under-represented groups pursuing careers in finance. Students who have been accepted to MBA programs among leading business schools are eligible to apply before starting their program in the fall.

Langone MBA Scholarship

Langone MBA Scholarships are awarded upon admission to meritorious Langone applicants. Scholarships are in the amount of $10,000 and are applied to tuition in the recipient’s first academic year of the program. Applicants for both the Fall and Spring terms, across all program options (Manhattan Weeknights, Manhattan Weekends and Westchester Weeknights), are eligible and can request consideration for the Langone MBA Scholarship when completing the application. The Langone Scholarship is for the first academic year of the program only and is not renewable.

Langone Scholarship Fund

The Langone Scholarship Fund was established by the Langone Class Gifts from the Classes of 2013 and 2014. It is intended to foster an interest in philanthropy, specifically among the Langone student population at NYU Stern. Successful scholarship recipients must have a deep and abiding interest in assisting their fellow students and excel academically, professionally, and personally. Please visit the donor award page, for further details and application instructions.

All admitted Executive MBA students receiving minimal or no financial sponsorship can be considered for a merit-based scholarship. To be considered for a merit-based scholarship, applicants must complete and submit the scholarship essay in the online formal application. Each applicant is eligible to receive a maximum of only one program scholarship. Scholarship recipients are notified at the time of admission and all scholarship decisions are final.