BYU scholarships are for current students or those applying for admission. We encourage all students to complete the online scholarship application, regardless of their circumstances. By completing the 'Period' section and first three optional sections (Personal, Essays, and Need) you will be considered for all possible scholarships offered by the Financial Aid Office:
If you complete the final four optional sections, you will be considered for those specific scholarships.
You must apply for scholarships on or before posted deadlines, even if you have not yet been admitted to the university. Your application for scholarships will be processed once you are admitted.
|Eligible Students||Spring 2019||Summer 2019||Fall 2019||
|New Freshman||Dec. 15, 2018||Dec. 15, 2018||Dec. 15, 2018||Aug 1, 2019|
|Former||Dec. 15, 2018||Dec. 15, 2018||Dec. 15, 2018||Aug 1, 2019|
|Continuing||Feb. 1, 2019||Feb. 1, 2019||Feb. 1, 2019||Feb. 1, 2019|
|Transfer*||Dec. 15, 2018||Dec. 15, 2018||Dec. 15, 2018||Aug 1, 2019|
|Graduate||Contact your department for application materials and deadlines.|
*Transfer students can apply for academic scholarships as Continuing students after having completed at least 12 credit hours at BYU on or before the appropriate Feb. 1 application deadline.
FAFSA Deadline for Scholarships
Undergraduate students wanting to be considered for need-based scholarships need to complete the 2019-20 FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) and send it to BYU by January 20, 2019.