2024-25 University of Miami Isaac Bashevis Singer Full-Tuition Scholarship (US Based)


Scholarship Awarding University: 
University of Miami

Type of degree: 

Scholarship Deadline: 
Applications for this scholarship will end on the 1st of November, 2023

Scholarship Summary: 

The Isaac Bashevis Singer Scholarship, named after Isaac Bashevis Singer, a Nobel Prize-winning author who was a lecturer at UM, is one of the premier scholarships available to undergraduate students (domestic and international) at the University of Miami. This scholarship is awarded to exceptional and academically accomplished high school seniors. 

Scholarship Applicant Criteria: 
There are no set criteria for consideration but all applicants will be automatically considered when they apply for early admission to UM by Nov 1st.

It's important to note that past recipients of this award were in the top 5% of the applicant pool.

Value of Scholarship: 
Singer Scholars receive the full cost of tuition for four years of undergraduate study at UM. A minimum of a 3.0 GPA for the academic year must be maintained at the University of Miami to retain this scholarship.

Scholarship Application Guide: 
To apply;
i. Apply for admission into UM by the November 1 deadline and submit all First Year Admission Requirements.

ii. Selected candidates for the Singer Scholarship will be prompted to submit an essay for consideration as finalists. 

iii. The Selection Committee will review all essay submissions and identify the finalists whom they recommend to receive the Singer Scholarship. 

iv. Recipients of the Singer Scholarship will be invited to attend Scholarship Weekend at the University of Miami which will be held in early March. During this program, candidates will meet with UM faculty and current scholars and learn more about UM's interest-driven education.

Scholarship Website: 
Find more information on this scholarship opportunity at the University of Miami Isaac Bashevis Singer Scholarship Page.