University Merit Scholarships
Course(s) Offered: All available
Course Level: Undergraduate (Bachelors)
Provider: Miami University
Country to Study in: USA
Miami University, with campuses at Oxford, Hamilton, Middletown, and West Chester; and also in Europe at Luxembourg, is nationally recognized as one of the most outstanding undergraduate institutions in the United States.
Miami University offers a range of merit and need-based scholarships ranging up to full tuition annually. The School is pleased to offer merit scholarships to academically accomplished first-year, full-time undergraduate students who enroll on the Oxford campus for Fall 2016.
These Miami University merit scholarships are highly competitive and awarded largely dependent on excellent academic qualifications. The application for admission into the School is used to determine merit scholarship eligibility — no additional form is required.
Miami University merit scholarships are highly competitive and, thus, not guaranteed. The academic qualifications determining scholarship awards are dependent on the strength of the applicant pool. Priority consideration will be given to students completing all application requirements by December 1, 2015.
Scholarship offers and award amounts will be determined by a holistic review of the application for admission and thorough evaluation of academic indicators, including (but not limited to) rigor of coursework, high school GPA, and standardized test scores. Award determination will be based on the official testing and high school transcript information received by Miami University at the time of application.
These are merit based scholarships – award determination will be based on the official testing and high school transcript information received by Miami University at the time of application.
Citizens of ALL countries (INCLUDING both US and Non-US International Students)
Miami University (Oxford campus), Ohio, United States
Fields of study
Merit scholarships are available for pursuing undergraduate level degree courses in any of the fields offered at the University
Number of awards
Scholarships are automatically renewed for four years, provided the student maintains the academic requirements as stipulated in the financial aid award letter.
|HIGH SCHOOL GPA**||RESIDENT SCHOLARSHIP RANGE***||NON RESIDENT SCHOLARSHIP RANGE***|
(Half to full tuition per year)
(Half to full tuition per year)
($5,000–$10,000 per year)
($7,000–$15,000 per year)
($2,000–$7,000 per year)
($4,000–$11,000 per year)
|26-27/1170–1240||3.50+||Up to $8,000
(Up to $2,000 per year)
|Up to $16,000
(Up to $4,000 per year)
Applicants not meeting the above criteria will be considered for a full range of merit and need-based scholarships ranging up to full tuition annually. Award amounts may be determined by additional factors including diversity, audition, portfolio, intended area of interest, and athletic ability.
*No preference is given for ACT or SAT; Miami superscores, using the highest test scores submitted for admission and scholarship consideration. For ACT, the highest scores for each subtest from different exams will determine a combined highest composite score; for SAT, the best Critical Reading and Math subscores will be used to calculate a maximum single score.
**Based on a 4.00 scale
***Based on 2014-2015 cost of tuition.
Method of Application
Interested applicants who meet the eligibility should apply for admission into Miami University. The application for admission is used to determine merit scholarship eligibility — no additional form is required.
Priority consideration will be given to students completing all application requirements by December 1, 2015.
It is important to visit the official website (link to it is below) for complete information and to apply to your course of choice.
The Miami University Scholarship applications deadline is December 1, 2015.
Award determination will be based on the official testing and high school transcript information received by Miami University at the time of application.
Miami University (also referred to as Miami U, Miami of Ohio, or simply Miami) is a coeducational public research university located in Oxford, Ohio, United States. Founded in 1809, although classes were not held until 1824, it is the 10th oldest public university in the United States and the second oldest university in Ohio, founded five years after Ohio University.
Nationally recognized as one of the most outstanding undergraduate institutions, Miami University has a student body of 16,000 (as at August 2015), and effectively combines a wide range of strong academic programs with faculty who love to teach and the personal attention ordinarily found only at much smaller institutions.
Aside its Oxford campus in Ohio, Miami University also has campuses at other Ohio state towns (Hamilton, Middletown, and West Chester) and in Europe (Luxembourg).
Application Deadline: 1 December 2015
Open to International Applicants: Yes