Muslim Scholarships

Islam is growing rapidly across the globe. Despite being one of the most widely practiced faiths on the planet, Muslims are still a religious minority in the United States. However, there are scholarship opportunities available to Muslim students. The Islamic community wants their members to be well-educated and some Muslim organizations provide scholarships to Muslim students who need help paying for school. Also, many college campuses offer more financial aid to minority students to foster campus diversity.

For a complete list of Muslim scholarships, as well as other scholarships, conduct a free college scholarship search on Scholarships.com and take the first step towards funding your education.

Aziz Jamaluddin Scholarship

Application Deadline: March 01, 2018

Given his strong belief to have a generation of educated Muslims to speak out and communicate the true meaning of Islam in all types of media, the Jamaluddin family arranged for a scholarship fund to be established to support five students each year throughout their education in the fields of Journalism and Political Science. [...] More

Plainfield Muslim Women for Better Society Scholarship

Application Deadline: March 01, 2018

One Plainfield High School senior and one Indianapolis High School senior that meet the following criteria will be awarded the scholarship:
-GPA: 3.5 and above
-American Citizenship and Permanent Residency
-A minimum of 20 hours of community service
-Majoring in a field related to human services
-Two letters of recommendation; one from a high school counselor and one from a community [...] More

Avicenna Scholars Program

Application Deadline: May 15, 2017

We welcome all current US high school juniors who are Muslim students and who want to be leaders and mentors for the next generation to apply. We are particularly invested in helping financially disadvantaged and underrepresented groups - our scholarship is both merit and need-based.

For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website. [...] More

Dr. Abdus Saleem Family Scholarship

Application Deadline: March 01, 2018

The Dr. Abdus Saleem Scholarship was established due to Dr. Saleem’s firm belief in the value of education. Dr. Saleem received his medical degree from the King Edward Medical School in Pakistan. After completing his residency training in 1972, he joined the faculty at Pennsylvania State University in Hershey, Pennsylvania as an assistant professor of pathology.

Eligibility:
-G.P.A of 3.5 or [...] More

IFC-UC Irvine MSU

Application Deadline: March 21, 2018

ISF offers many joint scholarships to Muslim Student/University Alumni groups that share its common mission and vision. ISF is honored to work with the UC Irvine Muslim Alumni Association to host the ISF-UCI Muslim Alumni Scholarship to enable UCI students to achieve their goals in higher education. The program aims to seek to reciprocally reward active leaders in the Muslim Ummah, who have the [...] More

ISC-IIOC Scholarship

Application Deadline: March 21, 2018

ISF supports Islamic organizations and mosques by planning and managing joint scholarships. ISF is honored to host the ISF-IIOC scholarship of the Islamic Institute of Orange County (IIOC).

Eligibility:
-Active member of the IIOC
-Attending an accredited university in the U.S.
-Majoring in an ISF-supported field of study
-Maintaining a minimum 3.0 GPA
-A citizen or permanent resident of [...] More

ISF National Scholarships

Application Deadline: March 21, 2018

The Islamic Scholarship Fund (ISF) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) entity founded in 2009 whose mission is to address the under-representation of American Muslims in the fields and occupations that influence public opinion and make public policy. Our belief is that fostering education and improving Muslim representation in all walks of life including media and politics will lead to full integration and [...] More

ISF-MCA Scholarship

Application Deadline: March 21, 2018

ISF supports Islamic organizations and mosques by planning and managing joint scholarships. ISF is honored to host the ISF-MCA Scholarship of the Muslim Community Association of the Bay Area, MCA. The ISF-MCA Scholarship program is only open to members and individuals affiliated with the MCA.

Each eligible applicant must be:
-Active member of the MCA
-Attending an accredited university in [...] More

ISF-MCC Scholarship

Application Deadline: March 21, 2018

ISF supports Islamic organizations and mosques by planning and managing joint scholarships. ISF is honored to host the ISF-MCC Scholarship of the Muslim Community Center East Bay, MCC. The ISF-MCC Scholarship program is only open to members and individuals affiliated with the MCC.

Each Eligible Applicant Must Be:
-An active member of the MCC
-Attending an accredited university in the [...] More

ISF-MSA West Scholarship

Application Deadline: March 21, 2018

ISF offers many joint scholarships to Muslim Student/University Alumni groups that share its common mission and vision. ISF is honored to work with the MSA-West to host the ISF-MSA West Scholarship.

Eligibility:
-Be attending an accredited MSA West member university in the U.S. and attended the MSA West Conference
-Majoring in an ISF supported field of study
-Maintaining a minimum 3.0 [...] More

ISF-SRVIC Scholarship

Application Deadline: March 21, 2018

ISF offers many joint and sponsored scholarships with partner organizations, masjids, student/alumni associations and private sponsors that share its mission and vision. SF supports Islamic organizations and mosques by planning and managing joint scholarships. ISF is honored to host the ISF-SRVIC scholarship of the San Ramon Valley Islamic Center (SRVIC). The ISF-SRVIC Scholarship program is only [...] More

Last Reviewed: March 2017

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