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Tribal Education Advancement Merit Scholarship (TEAMS) at ASU Online

Tribal Education Advancement Merit Scholarship (TEAMS) provides an opportunity for eligible employee to earn their degrees from Arizona State University online.

Included with Tribal Education Advancement Merit Scholarship (TEAMS)

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Financial Support

Learn how to apply your tuition support to online certificate and degree programs covered within the Tribal Education Advancement Merit Scholarship (TEAMS).

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Top-Tier Online Programs

Choose from ASU’s 200+ top-tier online education programs with a proven track record for working adults.

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Personalized Guidance

Get the support, information and resources you need for every stage of your education journey.

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200+ Top-Tier Programs Online

Access hundreds of top-tier degrees and certificates offered from Arizona State University.
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Needs-Based Federal Grants, Scholarships and Loans

In applying for federal grants, loans, and third-party scholarships, you could receive thousands of dollars more toward the cost of your education.

Tribal Education Advancement Merit Scholarship 

Every eligible TribalEM employee will receive 100% tuition coverage for top-tier online certification and degree programs at ASU Online.

Reduced Remaining Student Responsibility

You'll pay your school for any remaining costs, like books and supplies, which financial aid may also cover. 

Need-based aid includes grants like the Pell Grant or University Grant that are awarded based on the financial need of the student/family. Financial aid awarded based on demonstrated financial need from student’s Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Student responsibility may be met through personal savings, loans, etc. 

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How it Works

Request Information

Complete the “Learn More” form below to work with an ASU enrollment coach and access all relevant information.

Prepare for Application

Continue on your guided experience to choose the best education path for you and learn about the resources that can help.

Apply to ASU Online

Apply to Arizona State University’s online programs and complete a FAFSA® at, as you may qualify for Financial Aid. (ASU's Federal School Code for FAFSA is 001081). The FAFSA® is required for all undergraduate degree programs.

Admittance & Course Enrollment

Once admitted, register for classes and begin utilizing ASU’s online resources.

Scholarship Award

After you register for courses, the TEAMS benefit will apply directly to your tuition and fees.

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Frequently Asked Questions

While applicants are able to apply throughout the year, please take note of the following session start dates for ASU Online:

  • Spring 2021 A - January 11
  • Spring 2021 B - March 15 
  • Summer 2021 A - May 17
  • Summer 2021 B - June 30
  • Fall 2021 A - August 19
  • Fall B 2021 - October 13

Though not required, filling out the FAFSA (if you are a U.S. citizen or eligible non-citizen) is highly encouraged. This can help you understand what tuition benefits, grants and loans would be available to you to help pursue your higher education goals.

The TEAMS benefit includes full upfront tuition coverage for eligible employees. Contact for more information.

The TEAMS benefit does not apply to certificate programs. If you’re interested in applying for a certificate program, there are several ways to manage the cost. Please contact the ASU Finances team at 1-855-278-5080 for details regarding how certificate programs are covered.


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