Harvard University Scholarships

(Last Updated On: July 23, 2017)

Harvard University Scholarships

Harvard University Scholarships

Harvard University Scholarships

70% of Harvard students receive some form of financial aid. A Harvard education is more affordable than a state school for 90% of American families.

Eligibility for aid


Harvard College Griffin Financial Aid Office

  • Regardless of your citizenship or when you are applying, you will need to submit a CSS Profile and an IDOC Packet.


  • US Citizens and Permanent Residents will also need to submit a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The FAFSA is a free form and if you only wish to apply for federal aid it is the only form you need to submit.


Please note that it usually takes 3-5 days from the date you submit the CSS Profile to get access to IDOC.

Early Action Deadline Regular Action Deadline Transfer Deadline
CSS Profile November 1 February 1 March 1
FAFSA November 1 February 1 March 1
IDOC Packet November 11 February 1 March 1


Harvard University Scholarships

Graduate & Professional Schools

Harvard Business School

Special Interest Fellowships

We complement our need-based fellowship program with a variety of fellowship options suited to different student backgrounds and interests.

The Robert S. Kaplan (MBA 1983) Life Sciences Fellowship
Open to students with an interest in a science-based career.

Horace W. Goldsmith Fellowship
Open to students demonstrating non-profit leadership.

Junior Achievement Fellowship
Open to students with Junior Achievement experience.

Forward Fellowship
Beginning with the Class of 2020, this new fellowship supports students from lower-income backgrounds who have carried significant financial burdens or obligations.

Harvard Divinity School

Contact office at 617.495.5772 or by email to financial_aid@hds.harvard.edu

Harvard Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

Harvard Graduate School of Design

Harvard Graduate School of Education

Harvard Kennedy School

Harvard Law School

Harvard Medical School

Harvard School of Dental Medicine

Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

American Repertory Theatre