Scholarships & Financial Aid

The majority of Align MSCS students receive scholarships to help pay for tuition. All applicants are considered for the following financial aid opportunities. No separate scholarship application is required.

Align Scholars Program

Provides $10K tuition scholarships to highly qualified students with demonstrated financial need. Funded by a $1M NSF grant, this program makes a CS graduate degree accessible to a broad base of demographic groups, including those traditionally underrepresented in computing.

Break Into Tech Scholarship

Provides a tuition discount up to 100 percent for the first semester. Eligible students often use this scholarship in conjunction with the Dean’s Scholarship to offset tuition in year one of the program.

Dean’s Scholarship

Provides a tuition discount of up to 33 percent after the first semester. Eligible students often use this scholarship in conjunction with the Break Into Tech Scholarship to offset tuition in year one of the program.

Double Husky Scholarship

Offers a tuition discount of up to 25 percent for Northeastern alumni.

Yellow Ribbon Scholarship

Provides veterans enrolled at Northeastern with aid to cover most or all tuition and fees. Sponsored by the federal government.