Avg. Amount Awarded
Apply Now
American University National Merit Scholarships


To be considered for an AU sponsored National Merit Scholarship, students must be a National Merit Finalist and list AU as their first choice school by the NMSC published deadline. This scholarship is renewable for up to eight semesters. Questions about these sponsored awards should be directed to the National Merit Scholarship Corporation. You can also contact our National Merit Liaison, Christina Castiglione.

Amount Details

Low Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying in District of Columbia