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Scholarships at Briar Cliff University

Scholarships offered at Briar Cliff University have been established by generous donors, private organizations and by the University. The deadline for scholarship applications for the 2020-2021 academic year is February 5, 2020. Qualifications and amounts may vary. If you have any questions, contact the Office of Financial Aid.

Some scholarships require students to show financial need, which is based on the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Briar Cliff's FAFSA code is 001846. Complete the FAFSA at

Your scholarship application is a reflection of your time and accomplishments as a student and person. Help us get to know you by being thorough and detailed when answering questions.

To be successfully considered as an applicant, students must complete the questions and submit the essay portion as a Word document or PDF. Screenshots or photos of essays will not be accepted and will result in disqualification from the scholarship application process. Applications and forms with attachments like Word documents or PDFs may take longer to submit. Please be patient and do not refresh your page during the submission process.

Students who receive scholarships will be notified during the fall semester and invited to the Annual Scholarship Luncheon. A Thank You letter to the donor or organization is required.