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Undergraduate Scholarship & Grant Programs

Student and AdvisorAll students who wish to apply for any university grants or scholarships (see complete list below) at LIU Post must file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) annually. University grant and scholarship programs do not require repayment and are renewable for qualified students. Please note that restrictions exist concerning the receipt of multiple LIU Post scholarships and grants. The Admissions and Financial Assistance offices reserve the right to adjust these awards. Unless otherwise stated, University grants and scholarships may only be applied to the undergraduate flat rate tuition charges for the Fall and Spring semesters at LIU  Post.

UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIPS REQUIRING AN APPLICATION

Each year, a limited number of new full-time students will be selected and awarded the following scholarships. Applicants must meet all qualifications and deadlines in order to be eligible for consideration. These undergraduate scholarships are renewable annually for a maximum of four years for freshman and a maximum of three years for transfer students with acceptable academic performance. Students must annually file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by March 1. All applicants must submit their Alumni and Sibling scholarship application(s) and apply for admission by December 15 for Spring and January 15 for fall.

LIU Undergraduate Scholarships (2014-2015)

LIU is committed to making a private education affordable. You could be eligible for scholarships up to $18,000.

Freshmen

LIU President's Award - $18,000 High School Average of 90 or higher/SAT score of 1300 or higher (CR+ M)
LIU Scholars Award - $12,000 High School Average of 85 or higher/SAT score of 1100 or higher (CR + M)
LIU Merit Award - $10,000 High School Average of 80 or higher/SAT score of 1000 or higher (CR + M)

Transfer

LIU President’s Award - $15,000 24 or more transferrable credits and a cumulative GPA of 3.50 or higher
LIU Scholars Award - $10,000 24 or more transferrable credits and a cumulative GPA of 3.00 or higher
LIU Merit Award - $8,000 24 or more transferrable credits and a cumulative GPA of 2.75 or higher

International

LIU President’s Award - $15,000 24 or more transferrable credits and a cumulative GPA of 3.50 or higher
100 TOEFL/7.5 IETLS
LIU Scholars Award - $10,000 24 or more transferrable credits and a cumulative GPA of 3.50 or higher
90 TOEFL/7 IELTS
LIU Merit Award - $8,000 24 or more transferrable credits and a cumulative GPA of 3.50 or higher
80 TOEFL/6.5 IELTS

SAT Code: 2070 Federal School Code: 002751

Undergraduate Application Information: liu.edu/post/apply

CRITERIA TITLE OF SCHOLARSHIP OR GRANT AMOUNT
Freshman LIU Post Provost's Award for Scholastic Excellence Full tuition per year
Freshman LIU Post/Long Island Arts Alliance Scholar-Artist Scholarship Full tuition per year
Freshman University Merit Based Awards $10,000 - $25,000 per year
Freshman/
Transfer
LIU Post Alumni Scholarship $1,000 - 3,000 per year
Freshman/
Transfer
LIU Post Sibling Scholarship $1,000 - 3,000 per year
Transfer LIU Post/Nassau Community College Scholarship Full Tuition per year
Transfer LIU Post/Suffolk County Community College Scholarship Full Tuition per year
Transfer LIU Post Transfer Scholars Award Up to $17,000 - $20,000 per year
Transfer LIU Post Transfer Excellence Award $12,000 - $15,000 per year
Transfer LIU Post Transfer Incentive Award $8,000 - $10,000 per year
Freshman/
Transfer
LIU Post Honors and Merit Fellowship Program
Transfer Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship Up to $2,500 per year
Freshman/
Transfer/
Continuing Students
LIU Access Grant
Freshman/
Transfer/
Continuing Students
LIU Post Athletic Grants-In-Aid
Freshman/
Transfer/
Continuing Students
LIU Post Martin Luther King, Jr. Grants From $500 to $3,700 per year
Freshman/
Transfer/
Continuing Students
LIU Post Educational Achievement Program Awards (EAP) $750 per semester
Freshman/
Transfer/
Continuing Students
LIU Post Music Grants
Freshman/
Transfer
LIU Post Art Scholarships $1,000 to $4000 per year
Freshman/
Transfer
LIU Post Theatre/Film/Dance Incentive Awards Ranging from $1,000 to $4,000 per year
Freshman/
Transfer/
Continuing Students
LIU Post Part-Time Undergraduate Student Assistance Program Ranging from $750 to $2,500 per year
Transfer LIU Post Part-Time Transfer Excellence Award $5,000 per year