About the Scholarship

Arcadia University provides integrated, liberal arts and professional learning experience cultivate leaders who are intellectually fearless and uniquely prepared for life and work.

This scholarship is available to dependent children, grandchildren or great-grandchildren of Arcadia University alumni who enroll as a full-time undergraduate student at Arcadia University. A student must demonstrate high academic excellence, leadership ability, community service involvement and high economic need to avail this scholarship fund.  A student must demonstrate dependency based on federal guidelines. In addition to that, a student must indicate their relationship to alumni on both the Application for Admission and the Undergraduate Financial Aid Application.


How to Apply for Scholarship?

  • A student must apply for FSA ID which serves as a student's e-signature on FAFSA application. 

  • Additionally, an applicant must also fill and submit a FAFSA application form, which demonstrates an applicant's financial position.

  • At the time of submission of the FAFSA application, a student should select the IRS Data Retrieval option so that his/her FAFSA can be updated automatically with 2017 federal tax figures.

  • Also, a student must complete the Arcadia Financial Aid Application for Undergraduate Students and submit it to the financial aid.

  • In addition to that, students must demonstrate their relationship with alumni to get their scholarships.


Award Amount and Deadline:

The University is funding $2000 annually to any number of applicants and is renewable.

The Financial aid of Arcadia University has fixed the deadline on 15th March 2019, hence all applicants need to apply for this scholarship on or before the specified deadline.


Eligibility Criteria

  • A student must be dependent children, grandchildren or great-grandchildren of Arcadia University alumni who enroll as a full-time undergraduate student at Arcadia University.  

  •  Students must be dependent according to federal guidelines.

  • students must indicate their relationship to alumni on both the Application for Admission and the Undergraduate Financial Aid Application.