Scholarships for Emirati Students

Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed NYU Abu Dhabi Scholarship

At NYU Abu Dhabi, the Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed NYUAD Scholarship for Exceptional Emirati Students is a fellowship that is offered to admitted Emirati nationals and children of Emirati mothers.  The fellowship covers the tuition, registration fees, foreign travel for study integral to a student's academic program, room and board (meals), health insurance, books, and many campus life activities for four years.

CSS Profile Application is required annually for Emirati nationals and children of Emirati mothers who would like to be considered for the need-based personal support.

In recognition of NYUAD's highly-selective admissions process, and of the important role that the University plays in shaping future world leaders, the Abu Dhabi government provides fellowships to all admitted UAE national students in the form of the Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed NYUAD Scholarship for Exceptional Emirati Students.

Additionally UAE national students may be eligible for need-based personal support for those who demonstrate financial need as determined by the CSS Profile.