Your hard work pays off

Neumann University is committed to making it financially possible for academically qualified students to pursue their studies at the University. Each academic year, various scholarships are available to incoming students who are admitted and enrolled at Neumann. Neumann awards merit-based and other types of scholarships to first year and transfer students who have succeeded in their academic pursuits throughout high school and college. These scholarships can cover more than half of your tuition.

Submit your application to the University and find out how a scholarship can make your education affordable.


Merit-based Academic Scholarships

 

All students who complete an application for admission are considered for merit-based scholarships. No separate application is required.

Each year, the profile of the scholarship recipients varies based on the academic success of the applicant pool.

These scholarships are awarded to first year, transfer and international students who have succeeded in their academic pursuits throughout their education journey.

Scholarship awards are based on the combination of your grades and ACT or SAT scores. Use Neumann’s Net Price Calculator to estimate the scholarship you have earned by your work in high school.

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First Year Students

Academic Scholarships Amounts
Trustee Scholarship $17,000
Presidential Scholarship Up to $16,000
Dean Scholarship Up to $14,500
Assisi Award Up to $11,500
Saint John Neumann Award Up to $7,000

 


Transfer and International Students

Academic Scholarships Amounts
Francis Scholarship Up to $13,000
Clare Scholarship Up to $11,000
Heritage Scholarship Up to $9,000

Additional Scholarships and Grants

All students who complete an application for admission are considered for additional scholarships and grants. No separate application is required. Additional awards are reviewed annually and may vary based on the academic success of the applicant pool.

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This award, in the amount of $2,000 per year, is granted to first time first year student who are currently enrolled or graduated from a Catholic high school. Students are considered for this award at the time of application to the university and will be notified after their admittance to Neumann University. No additional application is required for the award.

This award, in the amount of $4,000, is granted to students who indicate a desire to live on-campus at Neumann University. Students are considered for this award at the time of application to the University and will be notified after their admittance. The award is renewable each year provided the student remains in good academic standing and qualifies to remain in on-campus housing.

This award, in the amount of $2,000 per year, is granted to first time first year students who indicate a desire to major in Nursing at Neumann University. Students are considered for this award at the time of application to the University and will be notified after their admittance. The award is renewable each year provided the student remains in good academic standing within the Nursing program.

This award, in the amount of $2,000 per year ($1,000 each semester), is given to incoming full-time transfer students who are Phi Theta Kappa members. The PTK Scholarship may be awarded in addition to a student’s merit scholarship. Students are considered for this scholarship at the time of application to the University and will need to submit a copy of their PTK membership card/record as a supplemental item with their application.

This award, in the amount of $1,000 per year, is granted to students who desire to follow in their family's footsteps and become Neumann Knights. Students are considered for this award at the time of application to the University when they indicate a parent, grandparent and/or sibling graduated from Neumann University, and will be notified after their admittance to Neumann University. No additional application is required for the award.


The following scholarships have special deadlines and/or a separate required application. These scholarships are typically granted after you receive an admission decision.

Six scholarships in the amount of $2,000 per scholarship are available for first time first year artists, musicians (instrumental or choral) and actors. An Early Action application for admission (deadline: December 1) is required for consideration. Applicants are required to complete the FAFSA. Complete the online scholarship application form by February 1 to be considered. This scholarship is in addition to merit awards and is renewable each year provided the student remains in good academic standing and fulfills the expectations of the scholarship.

A limited number of scholarships ($20,000 per year over 4 years) are awarded annually to high achieving students from Cristo Rey Philadelphia High School. Students must demonstrate leadership, commitment to service and academic excellence. An Early Action application for admission (deadline: December 1) is required for consideration. Applicants are required to complete the FAFSA. Complete the online scholarship application form by February 1 to be considered. This scholarship replaces all other institutional awards.

A limited number of partial-tuition scholarships are awarded to students attending a Maguire Foundation partner high school. Recipients must achieve a minimum of a 3.0 cumulative high school grade point average on a 4.0 scale and be engaged in community service and/or extracurricular activities. An Early Action application for admission (deadline: December 1) is required for consideration. Applicants are required to complete the FAFSA and they must have an Expected Family Contribution (EFC) of $25,000 or less. Complete the online scholarship application form by February 1 to be considered. For a complete list of participating secondary institutions, visit the Maguire Foundation website.

Raise.Me is a nationwide platform which provides micro-scholarships for high school students. Beginning in 9th grade, students can start earning scholarships for specific academic achievements. Get an “A” in biology? That’s $500! AP or IB course? $1,200 each! $2,000 when you visit campus. Continue to earn for academic, leadership, and involvement achievements, as well as the ways in which you connect with Neumann University. The scholarships earned will be applied directly to your financial aid package. It all starts with creating your Raise.Me account.

Maximize your college resources and minimize student debt. Neumann University is a partner of the SAGE Scholars Tuition Rewards. SAGE is a free college savings program. You should enroll before August of your junior year in high school to earn rewards points when you (and your family) do business with select partners, including 529 plans, banks, credit unions, investment managers and others. These points can be applied directly to your tuition costs at $1 per point. Learn more about the SAGE partnership.


Outside Scholarship Opportunities

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Many web sites have huge scholarship databases that will do the grunt work for you. Enter your criteria and they will return a list of scholarships that match. All sites should be “FREE” and only require you to register to use their services.  *Avoid all sites that request you to pay for their services.

Tuition Funding Sources

College Resources and Financial Aid for Hispanic Students

National Italian American Foundation Scholarships

SallieMae

HotelPlanner.com Technology Scholarship for Military Veterans

FastWeb.com

FinAid.org Academic Major Scholarship Search

FinAid.org Scholarship Search

Gates Millennium Scholars Program

Community for Accredited Online Schools (Nursing students)

Nightingale Awards of Pennsylvania (Nursing students)

Scholarships.com

UNCF Scholarships (African American students)

University HQ (Top Scholarships for College)

College Board: Big Future

Scholarships with Deadlines

Scholarships for Individuals With Disabilities
Deadlines vary

Chegg
Deadlines vary

Scholarships for Military Veterans
Deadlines vary

Scholarships for Nursing Students
Deadlines vary

Scholarships for Nursing Students
Deadlines vary

Scholarships and Financial Aid for Minority Students
Deadlines vary

Financial Aid & Scholarships for Minority Students
Deadlines vary

MBA Scholarships
Deadlines vary

Education & Teaching Scholarships
Deadlines vary

Graduate School Scholarships for Women
Deadlines vary

LGBTQ Scholarships
Deadlines vary

Scholarships & Grants for Psychology Students
Deadlines vary

Kids' Chance of PA Scholarship
Deadlines vary

ZipRecruiter Scholarship
Deadlines vary

Senior Wisdom Video Scholarship
Deadlines vary

CPR CERTIFICATION INSTITUTE - Financial Aid Opportunities for Individuals with Disabilities
Deadlines vary

Single Parent Scholarship
Deadlines vary

Sallie Mae Graduate School Scholarship
Deadline: MONTHLY

Sallie Mae UnderGraduate Scholarship
Deadline: MONTHLY

Antibodies.com Scholarship Program
Deadline: March 1 & August 1 each year

The American Life Fund Scholarship - Summer 2019 Scholarship Fund
Deadline: April 15, 2019 

Taylor & Ring’s Annual Victim Advocate Scholarship
Deadline: April 25, 2019 

The Rusty Tweed Drug Free Scholarship
Deadline: April 30, 2019 

Transfer Admissions and Advising Committee (TAAC) Student Scholarship
Deadline: April 31, 2019 

TAAC endeavors to support the transfer of Community College graduates that intend to continue their studies at four-year colleges and universities. With that in mind, TAAC would like to provide financial assistance to students who exhibit exemplary scholastic records and civic achievements with the hope that their transfer experience may be made easier with the scholarship funds. The winners of the TAAC Scholarship will be provided with a $1,000 scholarship towards completion of a bachelor’s degree.

Complete the scholarship application and include additional materials by the scholarship deadline of April 31, 2019.

Podium Scholarship
Deadline: May 1, 2019 

The Cell Waves Scholarship
Deadline: May 1, 2019 

The Healthline & NAMI Stronger Scholarship
Deadline: May 1, 2019 

Paint Ball Audit
Deadline: May 5, 2019 

Aistechnolabs Accounting Scholarship
Deadline: May 15, 2019 

Aistechnolabs Human Resource Scholarship
Deadline: May 15, 2019 

Nordson BUILDS Scholarship Program
Deadline: May 15, 2019 

OurMilitary.com Annual Veteran Recognition Scholarship
Deadline: May 15, 2019 

2019 Thomas L. Dickson $1,000 Scholarship
Deadline: May 20, 2019 

Ampronix College Scholarship Program
Deadline: May 31, 2019 

The Azazie Scholarship
Deadline: May 31, 2019 

Painless Movement Scholarship
Deadline: May 31, 2019 

Randall & Stump, PLLC
Deadline: May 31, 2019 

RobotsInMyHome Scholarship
Deadline: May 31, 2019 

Silverman, McDonald & Friedman Educational Scholarship
Deadline: June 2019 

Alliance Dentistry Scholarship
Deadline: June 1, 2019 

Bestazy Scholarship
Deadline: June 1, 2019 

Car Loans of America
Deadline: June 1, 2019 

24x7 Doctor’s Answering Service Scholarship
Deadline: June 1, 2019 

Granite Recovery Centers’ 2019 Behavioral Health Academic Scholarship
Deadline: June 1, 2019 

Lotus Boutique
Deadline: June 1, 2019 

National bio-care
Deadline: June 1, 2019  

Scooters N Chairs Spring 2019 Student Scholarship
Deadline: June 1, 2019 

Alarm System Gallery
Deadline: June 15, 2019 

Einstein HR Knowledge Scholarship
Deadline: June 15, 2019 

ExtremeTerrain’s Student Scholarships
Deadline: June 15, 2019 

The Fulfilltopia Future Entrepreneur’s Scholarship
Deadline: June 15, 2019 

The Max McElhaney Memorial Education Scholarship
Deadline: June 15, 2019 

The Watershed’s Addiction Science Scholarship
Deadline: June 20, 2019 

The Watershed’s Health Care Scholarship
Deadline: June 20, 2019 

Adrian Altshuler's Annual Just Need a Chance Educational Scholarship
Deadline: June 30, 2019 

Chalik & Chalik Cancer Survivors Scholarship
Deadline: June 30, 2019 

Cleanup Expert
Deadline: June 30, 2019 

Dealhack Community Volunteer
Deadline: June 30, 2019 

Friedman & Simon, L.L.P. Academic Scholarship
Deadline: June 30, 2019 

Green Home Scholarship
Deadline: June 30, 2019 

Harris Lowry Manton LLP Civil Justice Scholarship
Deadline: June 30, 2019 

Wagner & Wagner Scholarship
Deadline: June 30, 2019 

American Pavilion Annual General Education Scholarship
Deadline: July 1, 2019 

KB Delta Scholarship
Deadline: July 1, 2019 

Paradigm San Francisco General Education Scholarship
Deadline: July 1, 2019 

Softinventive.com
Deadline: July 1, 2019 

Scroggins Law Group scholarship
Deadline: July 1, 2019 

The Reiff Law Firm Scholarship
Deadline: July 1, 2019 

Villarreal Personal Injury Attorney Scholarship
Deadline: July 1, 2019 

Klenk Law Community Leadership Scholarship
Deadline: July 15, 2019 

LANDMARK “STUDENTS OF RECOVERY” SCHOLARSHIP
Deadline: July 15, 2019 

SeniorAdvice.com Senior Caregiver Scholarship
Deadline: July 15, 2019 

The American Life Fund Scholarship - Fall 2019 Scholarship Fund
Deadline: July 15, 2019 

The Sure Oak Scholarship
Deadline: July 15, 2019 

Rosen & Ohr Scholarship Program
Deadline: July 20, 2019 

2019 Shelving.com Business Scholarship
Deadline: July 21, 2019 

The Mesothelioma Help Cancer scholarship
Deadline: July 30, 2019 

HIE Help Center Scholarship
Deadline: July 31, 2019 

Minc Law Scholarship
Deadline: July 31, 2019 

The Caring Scholarship
Deadline: July 31, 2019 

The Dominguez Firm Collegiate Scholarship Award
Deadline: July 31, 2019 

Advancepoint Capital’s Financial Literacy Scholarship
Deadline: August 1, 2019 

Annual Mental Health Scholarship
Deadline: August 1, 2019 

Best Car Seat Hub Scholarship
Deadline: August 1, 2019 

Citizens Bank Graduate Scholarship
Deadline: August 1, 2019 

Community Leadership Scholarship
Deadline: August 1, 2019 

FamilyAssets 2019 Scholarship
Deadline: August 1, 2019 

Live Bearded's Bi-Annual Scholarship
Deadline: August 1, 2019  (Fall 2019)

Sleep Junkie’s Student Sleep Health Awareness Award
Deadline: August 1, 2019 

Teachinguide Online Learning Scholarship
Deadline: August 1, 2019 

The “First Step” to Distraction-Free Driving Scholarship
Deadline: August 1, 2019 

The Okun-Oddo-Babat Scholarship
Deadline: August 1, 2019 

The Pixelplex Scholarship
Deadline: August 1, 2019 

The Youthist Scholarship
Deadline: August 1, 2019 

Youth Forward Scholarship
Deadline: August 1, 2019 

The Kaplan Group Annual Scholarship
Deadline: August 11, 2019 

Entrepreneurial Spirit Scholarship
Deadline: August 15, 2019 

Kamper Estrada Helping Families Scholarship
Deadline: August 15, 2019 

Mark T. Hurt Helping People in Need Scholarship
Deadline: August 15, 2019 

Martin Wren: Community Justice Scholarship
Deadline: August 15, 2019 

The Alluvia STEM In Business Scholarship
Deadline: August 15, 2019 

The Prosper Shaked Scholarship
Deadline: August 15, 2019 

Insigniaseo College Scholarship
Deadline: August 23, 2019 

2019 COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT SCHOLARSHIP
Deadline: September 1, 2019 

Getbellhops Scholarship
Deadline: September 15, 2019 

The Johnston & Martineau Scholarship For Safer Streets
Deadline: September 15, 2019 

The Mason Finance Life Settlement Awareness Scholarship
Deadline: September 15, 2019 

Needle-Ellenberg Excellence in the Face of Adversity Scholarship
Deadline: September 15, 2019 

HomeStuffPro Annual Home Improvement Idea Scholarship
Deadline: September 30, 2019 

International Business Communications Scholarship
Deadline: October 1, 2019 

The Couponvario Scholarship
Deadline: October 1, 2019 

ExtremeTerrain’s Student Scholarships
Deadline: October 15, 2019 

Couponbirds "Help to Save" Scholarship
Deadline: October 10, 2019 

A ClothingRIC’s Initiative Annual Scholarship
Deadline: October 30, 2019 

GreenPal Scholarship
Deadline: October 30, 2019 

BUSINESSPLAN Scholarship
Deadline: November 1, 2019 

Internet Marketing Scholarship From Office ideas
Deadline: November 1, 2019 

The Watershed’s Addiction Recovery Scholarship
Deadline: November 1, 2019 

The Keith Williams Law Group Annual Scholarship
Deadline: December 1, 2019 

Trench Drain Material Scholarship
Deadline: December 1, 2019 

Youth Forward Scholarship
Deadline: December 1, 2019 

Annual Depression Treatment Education Scholarship
Deadline: December 15, 2019 

Caitlin Wallace Memorial Scholarship
Deadline: December 15, 2019 

2019 General Marketing Education Scholarship
Deadline: December 15, 2019 

Westwind Recovery Annual General Education Scholarship
Deadline: December 15, 2019 

The Auto Pool Reel Scholarship
Deadline: December 31, 2019 

CFF Foundation Education Award
Deadline: December 31, 2019 

Exponents Scholarship Program
Deadline: December 31, 2019 

Scholarship for Dog Owners
Deadline: December 31, 2019 

Student Loan Consolidation Scholarship
Deadline: December 31, 2019 

Travel Visa Pro Scholarship Program
Deadline: December 31, 2019 

The Maptive $2,500 Creative Minds Scholarship
Deadline: January 20, 2020 

The Protoly Scholarship
Deadline: February 1, 2020 

For further information, please contact the Office of Financial Assistance
by telephone at (610) 558-5521 or (800) 9-NEUMANN or e-mail us at finaid@neumann.edu.