Kaplan University Scholarships

Put Your Dreams Within Reach

At Kaplan University, your goals are our priority. University scholarships can help put your education and career dreams within reach by alleviating the financial burden of continuing your education.

Kaplan University scholarships

You may qualify for a Kaplan University scholarship, which could reduce your tuition by $500 per term.*

Are you eligible? Find out today.

The application process for scholarships for online and campus students is transparent and fast:

  • Review eligibility and application requirements for Kaplan University’s scholarships.
  • Submit your paperwork on time.
  • Find out if you qualify for a scholarship before your classes even begin.

For those with existing tuition scholarships, read about award renewal requirements here.

Although Kaplan University scholarships are limited to one per student, you may combine a Kaplan University scholarship with outside scholarships and/or financial aid to help fund your education.


Every Credit Counts Scholarship

Kaplan University has established the Every Credit Counts Scholarship for new students enrolling in Kaplan University’s undergraduate degree programs.

Every Credit Counts Scholarship »

President's Grant

President’s Grant

Kaplan University has established the President’s Grant for new students enrolling in Kaplan University’s select undergraduate degree programs.

President's Grant »

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Military Family Scholarship Program

Together, Kaplan University and the AFF offer two types of academic scholarships for military family members. Click here to review the requirements or apply.

Military Family Scholarship Program »

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Outside Scholarships

The funds you receive from outside scholarships could directly reduce the cost of your education. Kaplan University encourages you to seek out private sources for scholarship aid.

Outside Scholarships »

General Guidelines

Students will be notified of a scholarship award upon receipt and verification of all official application materials. The scholarship cannot be combined or used in conjunction with any other Kaplan University discount (including tuition rates for members of the military and veterans), voucher, grant, or scholarship. Scholarships may be combined with financial aid and outside scholarships not funded by Kaplan University. Scholarships granted shall be honored in their entirety according to the guidelines specified herein. Scholarships are limited to one per student. Please see the specific requirements noted above.

Kaplan University reserves the right to amend scholarship policies or awards, or to discontinue granting scholarships to additional students at any time.

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View notes and conditions

*Available only to first-time enrollees in undergraduate degree programs. Eligibility requirements differ for School of Nursing programs. Savings based on length of study, which varies by program and amount of transfer credits, if any, awarded. Scholarship applied at the end of each term, up to a maximum of 17 terms for bachelor's degree programs and 9 terms for associate's degrees. Maximum amount is $8,500, which requires receiving the maximum scholarship per term ($500) for 17 terms. Students studying toward associate's degrees or who receive transfer credit typically study for significantly fewer than 17 terms and do not qualify for maximum savings. Eligibility rules and other terms apply; consult an Admissions Advisor. Scholarships subject to change and/or discontinuation. Cannot be combined with other Kaplan University scholarships, discounts, or grants.