Save On Your Education Costs with AIU Grants & Scholarships

AIU offers a variety of grants and scholarships—which don’t need to be repaid—to help make college more affordable for our students.


AIU offers nine different grant programs for which students may qualify.

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Active military undergraduate students receive a reduced tuition of 45% at AIU.


Five scholarship programs for which students may qualify are available at AIU.

AIU Grants & Scholarships by Location

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AIU Advantage Grant

$500 - $1,000 for students who face extreme personal and/or financial hardships

AIU Academic Educational Alliances Grant

5% – 50% of tuition costs for students who have previously attended an institution with which AIU has a signed articulation agreement

AIU Lifelong Learning Grant

Up to $1,000 for AIU undergraduate alumni who intend to pursue a graduate degree at AIU

AIU Tribal Educational Alliances Grant

This grant was established to assist eligible students who are affiliated with a Tribal Educational Alliance member

Career Education Scholarship Fund (CESF)

$500 - $2,000 in recognition of students with an inspiring motivation to earn an AIU degree

AIU Corporate Educational Alliances Grant

5% – 50% of tuition costs for employees of Corporate Educational Alliance members (or an employee’s immediate family member)

AIU Success Grant

Up to $2,000 for students who have achieved academic success through their first academic year

Alumni Referral Scholarship

$1,000 for new students referred by AIU alumni

Grants and Scholarships for Military Students

AIU recognizes the service and sacrifice of our military students. We believe that all military servicemembers should have affordable access to a high-quality postsecondary education. That’s why AIU offers reduced tuition and fees for active-duty, reserve and National Guard servicemembers.

Download AIU's Military Tuition and Fees Schedule

In addition to the financial aid available to all AIU students, we’ve established four grants and scholarships specifically for active-duty military servicemembers, veterans and their families:

AIU Veterans Grant

  • For veterans
  • Up to $1,500
  • All Campuses

AIU Military Spouse Grant

  • For spouses of active-duty and drilling servicemembers
  • Up to 10% of program costs
  • All campuses

Yellow Ribbon Grant

  • For post - 9/11 veterans
  • Up to 100% of program costs after GI Bill® benefits
  • All campuses

EANGUS Scholarship

  • For National Guard who are active EANGUS members
  • Six full-ride scholarships
  • All campuses

Eligibility for AIU's military grants varies by program. See the University Catalog for full details and conditions.

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