PLEASE NOTE: If a student is eligible for multiple Rensselaer merit scholarships, or tuition remission benefits based on Rensselaer employment, the university will provide the highest single award for which the student is qualified. We do not combine multiple awards.
When you use your FAFSA form to apply for aid, you are automatically considered for federal aid, including grants, loans and College Work Study.
Scholarships and Grants
- Rensselaer Grant
- Rensselaer Leadership Award
Given in recognition of an outstanding record of academic and personal achievements, a strong commitment to excellence, and illustration of intellectual curiosity. Award amounts vary.
- Rensselaer Medal Scholarship
- Federal Pell Grant
- Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant
- New York State Tuition Assistance Program
- ROTC scholarships
- Air Force
- Transfer scholarships