Rider’s Trustee Scholarships

Awarded by : Rider University

Updated on Apr 18, 2023
Nidhi Yadav

University Research Analyst

Rider’s Trustee Scholarships

  • Applicable for

    Rider University in USA

  • Max scholarship per student

    Rs 14,88,420/-

  • No. of students to be awarded


  • Course Level


  • Intake year

    Sep 2022 +1 more

  • Type of scholarships


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Scholarship Overview

Rider's Trustee Scholarships is applicable to only Bachelors Degree students. This is a Merit Based scholarship. Rider's Trustee Scholarships award up to USD 18000 on a semester basis to various international students. This scholarship will be offered to Varies depending upon the university student every year. To be eligible for this scholarship students must have appeared for 12th grade. International students seeing to avail this scholarship need to appear for English proficiency tests like TOEFL, IELTS, PTE. As part of the selection process, students must attend an interview. All international students are auto-considered for these scholarships when they apply for the courses that have scholarships.

Scholarship amount details

Max scholarship per student: USD 18,000 => Rs 14,88,420

Conversion rate used: 1 USD = Rs. 83.14 (last updated 14th November 2023)

Scholarship amount will be given: Every Semester

Scholarship amount can be used for

Type of Expense Indicates if scholarship can be used for this type of expense
Tuition & Fees Scholarship amount can be used for this
Living Expense ×Not covered in scholarship
Accommodation ×Not covered in scholarship
Air Fare/Travel Expenses ×Not covered in scholarship
Spouse/Child Care ×Not covered in scholarship
Health Cover ×Not covered in scholarship
Application ×Not covered in scholarship
Others ×Not covered in scholarship

  • Full Tuition fees, a total value of approximately $145,000

Student Awards

Number of students to be awarded: Varies

Scholarship Eligibility

Special Restrictions

  • No Special Restriction applicable

Exams Details

Exam name Indicates if exam is required and cutoff (if any)
TOEFL Required (minimum score 70)
IELTS Required (minimum score 6)
PTE Required (minimum score 50)
12 Required
Interview Required


  • Applicants must hold a high school degree from a recognized Institution
  • Applicants must successfully complete 16 academic units in a college-preparatory curriculum while in high school:
    • English (Academic English courses)
    • Maths (Algebra I, Algebra II, Geometry)
    • The remaining units from any required course listed (Humanities, Foreign Languages, Mathematics, Social sciences, Sciences)
  • Duolingo - 95
  • Trustee scholarship academic qualifications:
    • Minimum of 3.6 GPA & 1310 SAT or 28 ACT
    • Minimum of 3.75 GPA (test-optional only)
  • If selected as a semi-finalist, attendance at Interview Day is required

Eligible student nationality

This scholarship is applicable for students from India +239 more

Application Process for this scholarship

  • Official transcripts
  • Standardized test scores (unless applying test-optional)
  • A 400-word Trustee Scholarship essay
  • A 3 to 5 minute video (optional)
  • One letter of recommendation
  • Proof of finances
  • English language proficiency
  • Audition/Interview (School of Communication, Media and Performing Arts and Westminster Choir College)

Scholarship Application

This scholarship needs a separate external application.

Important Dates

Date Additional Details
Application final end date Not Available
  • Deadline has passed

Please note that these dates could be in local country times and may not be IST (Indian standard time).

FAQ Link https://www.rider.edu/tuition-aid/financial-aid/aid-guide/faqs
Contact email finaid@rider.edu
Phone number 609-896-5360

Additional Information

  • Applicants to audition-based programs (excluding Acting for Film, Television, and Theatre & Musical Theatre) may apply through Early Action and are eligible to apply for the Trustee Scholarship, provided they attend an audition in December
  • Applicants to the Acting for Film, Television, and Theatre & Musical Theatre programs cannot apply through Early Action but are eligible to apply for the Trustee Scholarship, provided they apply for admission by November 15 and attend an audition in December

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