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NIS Secondary Scholarships

To be considered for one of our NIS Secondary Scholarships, a high school student must display the following characteristics and academic success:

  • A GPA of 3.5 or better and no grade lower than a B in middle and high school
  • All external testing completed at NIS (no online submissions will be considered)
  • Stellar behavior that consistently exhibits our TORCH values from former school
  • Recommendation Letter from a recent administrator of former school

We will also take into consideration the following factors:

  • Financial situation of the family
  • Number of students from the family who will also be attending NIS

The NIS Secondary Scholarship Committee will consider all applicants who meet the minimum qualifications above. They will finalize their choices and give their recommendation to the Head of School.

To diversify these high-achieving students, the committee will seek additional student success or contributions in the following key areas:

  • Athletic Achievement
  • Achievement in the Arts
  • Exemplary Leadership
  • Contributions to the Community
  • Successful demonstration of Innovation through a long-term project or academic inquiry

The successful scholarship recipients among the Grades 9 and 10 students will receive up to 50% reduction in fees.

The successful scholarship recipients among the Grades 11 and 12 students will receive up to 75% reduction in fees.

Students applying for scholarships may submit their application to our NIS Secondary Scholarship Committee at nissecscholarships@nisdubai.ae.