Outside Scholarships

Carnegie Mellon encourages students to pursue outside scholarship opportunities. If you receive outside scholarships, they’ll be used to meet your unmet financial need and/or offset loans and workstudy.

Outside Scholarship Policy

Institutional grants and scholarships won’t be reduced due to the receipt of outside scholarships unless one of the following occurs:

Outside scholarships are not from federal, state or institutional (Carnegie Mellon) sources. Examples of outside scholarships are: Coca Cola, Gates Millennium, Rotary, etc.

Review all of our Financial Aid principles and practices.