The Graduate School at Rutgers University–Camden offers competitive funding for our graduate students. To apply for funding, check off the box on the online program application that states that you would like to be considered for financial awards. No separate application is needed. Domestic graduate students are encouraged to submit a FAFSA (Free Application for Student Aid) application each academic year. The Rutgers University school code is 002629.

Dean’s Graduate Scholarship
These scholarships are awarded to high-achieving, matriculated students to our graduate programs and are determined by each department’s funding committee and graduate program director. 

Graduate School Out-of-State Merit Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded on a competitive basis to incoming, domestic master’s applicants who are out-of-state.  The scholarship covers the tuition cost differential between in-state and out-of-state tuition for full-time students taking a minimum of 9 credits, up to 12 credits per semester for up to 4 sequential semesters (2 academic years, fall and spring semesters only). Students are nominated by each department.