If you plan to apply for financial assistance, you must submit your online master’s degree application before you can access our financial aid application. You will receive detailed instructions on how to apply for financial assistance once we have received your online application.

The deadline to submit your financial assistance application was February 9, 2018 by 11:59 a.m. This deadline applied to all of our applicants, domestic and international. The deadline has now passed.

We encourage you to apply regardless of financial need. The majority of our fellowships and scholarships are primarily merit based.

MPP alumnus Ala Qasem
Alumni Perspective

I am acutely appreciative of the opportunities provided by the Emirates Leadership Initiative Fellowship to build a strong support network of thoughtful, driven leaders I can rely on as I partake in the task of my country's reconstruction.

Ala Qasem MPP 2017

By applying for financial assistance, you will be considered for:

Doctoral Program Applicants

If you are applying to the PhD Program in Political Economy and Government or PhD in Public Policy programs, you can learn more about tuition and funding opportunities here