Financial Support Catalogue (Summer 2020)

American University in the Emirates is proud to offer our students the following scholarships/grants/aid options in support of their education.

UNDERGraduate

Undergraduate (Bachelor’s) Scholarships

Funding Type Description Amount Min. CGPA Combinability
Al Saada Card Grant ·   Undergraduate students
·   Current employees
·   Valid Al Saada card in student’s name
40% 2.6 None
DEWA Grant
(Dubai Electricity and Water Authority)
·   Undergraduate students
·   Current employee
20% 2.6 None
Dubai Corporation for Ambulance Services ·   Undergraduate students
·   Current employee
30% 2.6 None
Dubai Police Grant ·   Undergraduate students
·   Current or retired employee OR
·   Have a mother, father, husband or wife who is a current or retired employee
40% 2.6 None
Esaad Card Grant ·   Undergraduate students
·   Valid Esaad card in student’s name OR
·   Have an eligible family member as listed on the back of a valid Esaad card
20% (prior to Fall 2019)
40% (from Fall 2019)
2.6 40%: Not combinable 20% Can be combined
·   Family Grant
·   Financial Aid
·   High School
·   Government (15%)
·   University Merit
Family Grant ·   Undergraduate students
·   Two or more registered immediate family members (siblings, parents, spouse, children)
·   Registered in courses simultaneously
10% per family member 2.5 Can be combined
·   Family Grant
·   Financial Aid
·   High School
·   Government (15%)
·   University Merit
Grant Type Description Amount Min. CGPA Combinability
Fazaa Card Grant ·   Undergraduate students
·   Valid FAZAA card in student’s name
20% 2.6 None
Financial Aid ·   Undergraduate students who received financial aid during the Spring 2020 semester will qualify for financial aid during the Summer 2020 semester if they meet the minimum requirements. Up to 50% 3.0 Can be combined
·   Family Grant
·   High School
·   Government (15%)
·   University Merit
GDRFA Dubai Grant (General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs, Dubai) ·   Undergraduate students
·   Current or retired employee; OR
·   Have a mother, father, husband or wife who is a current or retired employee
30% 2.6 None
Government Employee Grant ·   Undergraduate students
·   Current UAE government employee
15% 2.5 Can be combined
·   Family Grant
·   Financial Aid
·   High School
·   University Merit
High School Merit Scholarship ·   Undergraduate students
·   Final high school average of 85 or higher
·   High school graduate within two years of enrolling at AUE
·   Granted for first four consecutive semesters of study
HS Average: 95+: 20%
90 – 94.9: 15%
85 – 89.9: 10%
3.0 Can be combined
·   Family Grant
·   Financial Aid
·   Government (15%)
·   University Merit
University Merit Scholarship ·   Undergraduate students
·   Min. CGPA of 3.6
·   Min. 45 credit hours completed
CGPA 3.89 – 4.0: 15%
CGPA 3.60 – 3.89: 10%
3.6 Can be combined
·   Family Grant
·   Financial Aid
·   High School
·   Government (15%)

Additional Notes – Undergraduate Students

  • Deadline to apply for Summer 2020 scholarships/grants: 14th calendar day of the Summer 2020 semester
  • Undergraduate students can receive up to 50% in financial support per semester
  • Repeated courses will not be included in the scholarship/grant
  • Proof of familial relation: If the middle and family names do not match, student must provide proof (marriage certificate, family book, passport, etc.)
  • Terms and conditions apply

Graduate

Graduate (Master’s) Scholarships

Funding Type Description Amount Min. CGPA Notes
AUE Alumni Scholarship ·   Graduate students
·   AUE Alumni - graduated from an AUE undergraduate (Bachelor’s) program
30% 3.0
DEWA Grant
(Dubai Electricity and Water
Authority)
·   Graduate students
·   Current employees
15% 3.0
Dubai Corporation for Ambulance Services ·   Graduate students
·   Current employees
30% 3.0
Esaad Card Grant ·   Graduate students
·   Valid Esaad card in their name OR
·   Have an eligible family member as listed on the back of a valid Esaad card
25% 3.0
Government Employee Grant ·   Graduate students
·   Current UAE government employee
25% 3.0
GDRFA Dubai Grant
(General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs, Dubai)
·   Graduate students
·   Current or retired employees; OR
·   Have a mother, father, husband or wife who is a current or retired employee
25% 3.25

Additional Notes – Graduate Students

  • Deadline to apply for Summer 2020 scholarships/grants: 14th calendar day of the Summer 2020 semester
  • Graduate students can receive one scholarship/grant per semester
  • Repeated courses will not be covered in the scholarship/grant
  • Proof of familial relation: If the middle and family names do not match, student must provide proof (marriage certificate, family book, passport, etc.)
  •  Terms and conditions apply

NB. For further inquiries students may visit Dept. of Students Affairs..
Toll Free: 800 AUE | Email: [email protected] | Web: www.aue.ae

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