MA Financial Aid & Funding

Master's Financial Aid & Funding

NYU Financial Aid

New York University offers several loan programs to eligible students.  Information is available at or at the Office of Financial Aid, 212-998-4444.

Dual-Degree Jewish Non-Profit Administration Fellowships

The Skirball Department of Hebrew & Judaic Studies, in conjunction with NYU Wagner, awards a select number of competitive, merit-based scholarships to students in the dual-degree MA-MPA program. Applicants to the dual-degree program in Jewish Non-profit Administration should indicate in their application if they would like to be considered for these fellowships.

GSAS Tuition Incentive Program (TIP)

The Graduate School’s Tuition Incentive Program (TIP) encourages students to apply for external grants and provides matching tuition funding (from 50 to 100 percent) to eligible recipients of external awards from recognized, academic sources of funding outside NYU.  For applications and specific details about TIP eligibility criteria, please visit the GSAS Financial Aid & Grad Student Fellowships website. 

Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowships (FLAS)

Master's students are encouraged to apply for a Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowship through NYU. FLAS fellowships are available through the following centers at NYU: 
Middle East Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowships 
Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowships 

NYU GSAS/CAS Tuition Program

Qualified CAS students graduating in 2009 or later who complete the admissions application process and are admitted to the master's program in Hebrew & Judaic Studies, as well as the BA/MA program, in the term immediately following the year of their graduation from CAS, will be eligible to receive a 25% tuition discount for courses required for the degree program. Please see the CAS website for more information. 

Fulbright IIE Program

Sponsored by the U.S. Department of State, and administered by the Institute for International Education (IIE), the Fulbright U.S. Student Program offers opportunities for research and cultural exchange for current students and recent graduates who are U.S. citizens.  Apply through GSAS here

NYU Provost's Global Research Initiatives 

The Research Institutes were created to support NYU full-time faculty and graduate students who wish to have NYU infrastructural support while conducting research abroad.  Visit the NYU GRI website for more info. 

GSAS Travel Grants

The Dean of the Graduate School of Arts and Science (GSAS) provides funds to graduate students in the humanities, social sciences and sciences for travel to professional meetings and conferences to present invited papers or posters. The grant may be used for travel, lodging, and related expenses.  Please visit the GSAS Travel Grants website for more information.

Departmental Travel Grants

Graduate students in the Skirball Department are eligible for departmental travel grants to present papers at conferences, including the annual Association for Jewish Studies Conference. Awards depend on the availability of departmental funds.