Scholarship Programs | NYU Tandon School of Engineering

Scholarship Programs

For Professional Organizations

Upon proof of active membership, students can receive a 15% Society Scholarship on any online course taken at Tandon School of Engineering.


New York University Tandon School of Engineering launched NYU Cyber Fellows, a unique, affordable online cybersecurity master’s degree program designed to address the acute shortage of highly trained, underrepresented technical professionals in the nation.

NYU Cyber Fellows Scholarship

NYU Tandon online is currently offering scholarships of as much as 75 percent of tuition, bringing the total tuition for the rigorous, highly technical education from $60,000 to approximately $16,000 for the entire program — the country’s most affordable of any cybersecurity master’s degree program by an elite, private university.

Bridgewater Scholarship

Bridgewater Associates, the world’s largest hedge fund, generously provides scholarships for minority group students pursuing a master’s degree in cybersecurity through New York University’s Cyber Fellows program. The Bridgewater Scholarship is awarded to a selection of students identifying as an underrepresented group in computer science, who demonstrate financial need and academic merit.

Each academic year, the scholarship is awarded to the recipients prior to the fall semester.

For more details and to apply for the scholarship, please visit the Bridgwater Scholarship Application.

Fall 2021 Application Deadline:

For more information on the Bridgewater Scholarship, please email

Society Scholarship

NYU Tandon School of Engineering has partnered with leading professional societies and associations as Society Scholarships. Members of our society partners can receive a 15% Scholarship on any online course taken at the School of Engineering.

To qualify:

  • You must be a fully-online, matriculated student at the School of Engineering and be registered for an NYU Tandon Online for credit course. Non-credit offerings do not qualify. 
  • You must be in good academic standing, having a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher (Please see bulletin for details).
    • Students who are beginning their first semester at NYU Tandon and do not yet have a university GPA can still qualify to receive the Society Scholarship
  • You must prove active society membership status prior to the start of the semester. Proof of membership must be submitted by email to
  • You should not already have a university scholarship since scholarships cannot be combined. 
  • You must complete your NYU Tandon Online course(s) satisfactorily (incompletes or withdrawals do not qualify).

To apply, please complete the Society Member Registration Form. Proof of membership is required and can be submitted via the form below, emailing to

Please note that this scholarship cannot be combined with other discounts or scholarships from NYU Tandon School of Engineering. The scholarship is only applied towards tuition, and not applied towards registration or other fees. The Society Co-Sponsor Scholarship program is awarded semesterly, and will not continue automatically.

Attention NYU Alumni - The below form is not a requirement. To claim your 15% tuition scholarship on NYU Tandon Online courses or to ask questions, please email with your NID.  

Deadline to Apply

Spring 2021: February 8, 2021  

Scholarship requests will be processed 1-2 weeks after the deadline posted above. 

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NYU Tandon School of Engineering partners with leading professional organizations as Society Co-Sponsors. These partners’ members qualify for tuition benefits toward NYU Tandon School of Engineering online programs, application fee waivers, and exclusive co-marketing and partnership opportunities with the university.

To sign a formal agreement with the university, please feel free to email or connect with one of our representatives.

Through our society partnerships, members of our society partners can receive a 15% tuition scholarship on any for-credit online course they complete successfully.

Are you a member of one of our Society Co-Sponsors? Find out more about the scholarship program and register as a society member.

Do you want to learn about becoming a Society Co-Sponsor partner?
Contact or call 646-997-3611.

Current Society Co-Sponsors



American National Standards Institute (ANSI)

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) is a private non-profit organization whose mission is to enhance U.S. global competitiveness and the American quality of life by promoting, facilitating, safeguarding the integrity of the voluntary standardization and conformity assessment system. Its membership is comprised of businesses, professional societies and trade associations, standards developers, government agencies, and consumer and labor organizations. The Institute represents the diverse interests of more than 125,000 companies and organizations and 3.5 million professionals worldwide.

The Institute is the official U.S. representative to the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and, via the U.S. National Committee, the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC), and is a U.S. representative to the International Accreditation Forum (IAF).

To find out if your company is an ANSI member, please visit

To learn more about the partnership between ANSI and the NYU Tandon School of Engineering, visit


Association for Computer Machinery (ACM)

Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)

ACM is the world’s largest educational and scientific computing society, uniting educators, researchers and professionals to inspire dialogue, share resources and address the field’s challenges. ACM strengthens the computing profession’s collective voice through strong leadership, promotion of the highest standards, and recognition of technical excellence. ACM supports the professional growth of its members by providing opportunities for life-long learning, career development, and professional networking. With over 97,000 members from over 100 countries, ACM works to advance computing as a science and a profession.


Association of Information Technology Professionals (AITP)

Association of Information Technology Professionals (AITP)

The Association of Information Technology Professionals (AITP) is the leading worldwide society focusing on information technology business professionals. Founded in 1951, AITP strives to empower the IT profession by evolving the technical skills, business acumen and interpersonal skills of its members to their full potential. AITP members are IT professionals, academicians, and college and university students organized into some 400 professional and student chapters. To learn more about AITP, visit


Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)

IEEE is a nonprofit technical professional association of more than 360,000 individual members in approximately 175 countries. Through its members, the IEEE is a leading authority in technical areas ranging from computer engineering, biomedical technology, and telecommunications to electric power, aerospace, and consumer electronics, among others. IEEE’s vision is to advance global prosperity by fostering technological innovation, enabling members’ careers, and promoting community worldwide.




Since 2006, MyWorkster has helped more than two hundred and fifty thousand top college grads connect with world class companies and career opportunities. To find out more, please visit

Membership is available by invite only.


New York Academy of Sciences (NYAS)

The New York Academy of Sciences (NYAS)

The New York Academy of Sciences is a membership organization with over 24,000 members in 140 countries. They include research scientists at universities and industry, as well as representatives of business, government, and policy organizations. NYAS Board of Governors and President's Council include 26 Nobel laureates and other prominent leaders of academia and industry, based in New York and around the world.


New York Information Security Meetup (NYIS)

New York Info Security Meetup (NYIS)

New York Info Security Meetup is about getting the latest information on enterprise security trends in Mobile computing, Social Media, Bring your own device (BYOD), Network and Architecture, IT Governance and Compliance. The meetings will consist of a featured speakers, emerging vendor demos in the security space, hands on workshops, and networking. We are in midst of an era where Cyber Security is taking front page and enterprises are embracing new technologies to defend. Come and join the New York Information Security Meetup to both network and learn from one another.

Membership is available by invite only.


New York State Society of Professional Engineers (NYSSPE)

New York State Society of Professional Engineers, Inc. (NYSSPE)

New York State Society of Professional Engineers, Inc. is the premier organization of professional engineers that promotes and defends the lawful and ethical practice of engineering. NYSSPE's legislative program ensures that the laws in New York State provide the best possible working environment for PE's. Their close attention to public relations maximizes the exposure of professional engineers to the general public. Overall, NYSSPE's goal are to protect and promote professional engineers in all disciplines and areas of practice.


NYU Tandon School of Engineering Alumni (PIAA)

NYU Tandon School of Engineering Alumni (PIAA)

The Polytechnic Institute of Alumni Association (PIAA) is an independent organization that can trace its roots back to 1863. Incorporated in 1932, the PIAA is governed by elected officers, and executive council, and an international board of directors that promote and maintain the welfare of the NYU Tandon School of Engineering alumni and the Institute through the support and advancement of continuing education, communication, fundraising, student recruitment and retention and fellowship among alumni. For more details, please visit

Proof of degree is required to become a member.


NYU Alumni Association (NYUAA)

NYU Alumni Association (NYUAA)

The NYU Alumni Association (NYUAA) is the umbrella organization for all University alumni from every NYU school. With a network of more than 470,000 NYU alumni worldwide, membership in the NYUAA begins upon graduation, is free for life, and includes an array of alumni benefits. For more details, please visit

Upon graduation at NYU, Alumni membership is granted automatically. To claim your 15% tuition scholarship on NYU Tandon Online courses or to ask questions, please email

Proof of Degree is required to become a member.


Professional Exchange of HR Solutions (PEHRS)

an affiliate of IHRIM

Professional Exchange of HR Solutions (PEHRS)

PEHRS expands human resource systems and services professional horizons through regional and accessible educational experiences and peer exchanges, enabling organizations to understand and increase the value of their human capital.


Scholarship America

Scholarship America

Scholarship America is a nonprofit organization with a mission to mobilize America through scholarships and other educational support to make postsecondary success possible for all. Scholarship America works to engage the private sector in programs and policies that advance equity in postsecondary education, helping more students overcome barriers to access, persistence and attainment. To learn about their services, visit or call 800.537.4180.

Must be an employee of a company that is a member to take advantage of membership benefits.


Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM)

Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM)

Discount via. ANSI

The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) is the world’s largest HR professional society, representing 285,000 members in more than 165 countries. For nearly seven decades, the Society has been the leading provider of resources serving the needs of HR professionals and advancing the practice of human resource management. SHRM has more than 575 affiliated chapters within the United States and subsidiary offices in China, India and United Arab Emirates. For more details, please visit


Wall Street Technology Association (WTSA)

Wall Street Technology Association (WSTA)

The Wall Street Technology Association (WSTA), founded in 1967, is a not-for-profit educational organization that focuses on technologies, operational approaches, and business issues for the global financial community. The WSTA offers seminars, roundtables, panel discussions, leading-edge showcases, social events, networking opportunities, and its quarterly educational Ticker Magazine. Its web site is a dynamic resource for industry information and WSTA news. The Vendor Affiliate Program offers organized opportunities for vendors to keep financial industry professionals aware of current and emerging technologies.


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