Students are only eligible for one of the scholarships except the Merit which can be combined with one additional scholarship.
High School Merit Scholarship
This scholarship is available to high school graduates with a GPA of 3.0 or better. The scholarship amount of $1,000 per academic year will be divided into three equal parts in the form of cash or credited to the student’s account at the end of the third week of each quarter after verification of attendance. A student must maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or better and maintain full-time status.
This scholarship is available to associate degree graduates transferring to EWU with a GPA of 3.0 or better. The scholarship amount of $3,000 per academic year for two years will be disbursed to students in the form of cash or credit to their account at the end of the third week of classes after verification of attendance. A student must maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or better and maintain a full-time status.
Continuing Education Scholarship
This scholarship is available to working adults. The scholarship provides 25% tuition reduction per academic year for each working adult sponsored by East-West University until the completion of the student’s education at EWU. A student must maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or better and continue going to school full-time without interruption until graduation. Maximum award $3,975
Institutional Academic Scholarship
This scholarship awards up to 30% reduction in the total tuition for an academic year. Students who receive full federal and state financial aid are not eligible. A student must enroll full-time, complete associates or bachelor’s degree, maintain a 2.0 GPA both quarterly and cumulative, demonstrate financial need, register every year for at least one course in the area of Islamic studies and earn a passing grade. Maximum award $4,770 The scholarship course should be taken in the first quarter of enrollment unless the student is officially advised to take it later in the same academic year.
Merit-Cumulative Means Scholarship
This scholarship is available to currently enrolled students. The scholarship amount of $1000 or $1500 per year will be disbursed to students if they maintain full-time status and achieve a quarterly and cumulative GPA of 3.0 or 3.5 respectively. Graduation Incentive Scholarship Based on financial need, a student may earn $1000 of a
Graduation Incentive Scholarship
in each academic year provided he/she maintains a full-time student status and a quarterly and cumulative grade point average of 2.0 or better, and completes his/her degree at East-West University. After the award, the scholarship funds will be credited to the student’s account for payment of tuition and fees, etc.
East-West University Transfer Student Scholarships
East-West University is pleased to recognize transfer students who demonstrated high academic achievement at the college level.