Scholarship Universe (SU) (found at is our scholarship-matching tool for admitted CMU students. SU connects students to millions of dollars in internal (CMU) and external (outside of CMU) scholarship opportunities. We recommend thoroughly reviewing the Scholarship Universe Instructions before you begin.

The 2021-2022 CMU application on Scholarship Universe will open mid-January 2021 for admitted CMU students.  You may only submit your CMU application ONCE in Scholarship Universe. In addition to opportunities on Scholarship Universe, be sure to review the Departmental Scholarships below. 

Many endowed and departmental scholarships are available to continuing students. Please see the CMU Bulletin for a complete listing and description of the scholarships. Scholarships awarded by the CMU departments may be found by following the links below. Please check with the department for scholarship application procedures.


College of Business: CBA Scholarship Information

       CBA General Scholarship Application

School of Accounting

Department of Business Information Systems

Department of ​​Economics

Department of Finance & Law

Department of Management

Department of Marketing & Hospitality Services Administration

College of the Arts and Media:  CAM Scholarship Information

Department of Art & Design    

School of Broadcast & Cinematic Arts    

Department of Communication

Department of Journalism

Department of Theatre & Dance

School of Music

College of Education and Human Services: CEHS Scholarship Information

Counseling & Special Education

Educational Leadership

Fashion, Interior Design, and Merchandising

Human Development and Family Studies 

Recreation, Parks, & Leisure Services Administration

Teacher Education & Professional Development 


The Herbert H. & Grace A. Dow College of Health Professions: CHP Scholarship Information

Athletic Training

Communication Sciences and Disorders

Health Professions

Health Sciences

Nutrition & Dietetics

Physical Education and Sport

Physical Therapy

Physician Assistant

College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences: CLASS Scholarship Information

Cultural and Global Studies

English Language & Literature  


Military Science    

Museum Studies



Political Science and Public Administration    


Sociology, Anthropology, & Social Work

Women and Gender Studies

World Languages and Cultures


College of Science and Engineering: CSE Scholarship Information


Chemistry & Biochemistry

Computer S​cience

Earth & Atmospheric Sciences

Engineering & Technology

Geography and Environmental Studies



​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​College of MedicineCMED Scholarship Information

Office for Diversity, Equity and InclusionOID Scholarship Information

CMU Alumni Association
Alumni Association Scholarship Information