Graduate School Assistantships & Fellowships
A limited number of graduate assistantships, scholarships, and/or fellowships are available each academic year to eligible applicants. Applicants for all programs must have completed the application process and be officially admitted into the Graduate School at JBU. Applications must be submitted to the department for which you are applying for financial assistance by the specific deadline indicated on each application. Some of the specific scholarships, assistantships and fellowships are listed below.
For more information about fellowships and assistantships, refer to the Graduate Assistant Guide.
HIGHER EDUCATION ASSISTANTSHIPS
JBU's Student Development Office offers a limited number of graduate assistantships in the areas of Residence Life and Athletics. All Student Development GAs are strongly encouraged to pursue the M.A. in Higher Education, but this is not a requirement.
GRADUATE BUSINESS FELLOWSHIPS AND ASSISTANTSHIPS
Graduate Business Program Assistantships
Assistantships are available on a limited basis to all qualified applicants in the Graduate Business programs. Qualified applicants are those who have completed the application process and requirements before the application deadline. For more information about current openings and the application process, click here: Graduate Business Program Assistantships
Soderquist Leadership Fellowships
Soderquist Leadership offers a limited number of Soderquist Fellowships each year to students pursuing a graduate business degree or MFA. These fellowships include full tuition and a stipend for 30 hours of work per week at Soderquist Leadership. Applications and resumes must be submitted online or postmarked by February 1. You can complete the fellowship application online, or mail it to: Soderquist Leadership; 2000 W University Street; Siloam Springs, AR 72761.
MFA in COLLABORATIVE DESIGN FELLOWSHIPS AND ASSISTANTSHIPS
The MFA Graduate Assistantship is awarded to well-qualified MFA students once every three years. The GA will be responsible for helping with logistics, recruiting, design, and social media management for the MFA in Collaborative Design. The assistant will need to have experience with social media, the Adobe Creative Cloud, and design skills. To apply for the positon, please submit a cover letter and resume to Todd Goehner, MFA Program Director at email@example.com. (Download Flier)
Soderquist Leadership Fellowships
Soderquist Leadership offers a limited number of Soderquist Fellowships each year to students pursuing a graduate business degree or MFA. These fellowships include full tuition and a stipend for 30 hours of work per week at the Soderquist Leadership. Applications and resumes must be submitted online or postmarked by February 1. You can complete the fellowship application online, or mail it to: Soderquist Leadership; 2000 W University Street; Siloam Springs, AR 72761.
GRADUATE COUNSELING FELLOWSHIPS AND ASSISTANTSHIPS
Graduate Counseling Program Scholarships and Assistantships
A limited number of tuition scholarships and graduate counseling assistantship positions are available on a limited basis to all qualified applicants. Qualified applicants are those who have completed the application process by the scholarship/assistantship deadline and who will be enrolled as full-time graduate counseling students. Tuition scholarships are restricted to those seeking the Marriage and Family Therapy degree. There are no degree restrictions for the graduate assistantship positions but applicants must be in the counseling program.
All scholarship applications are made available December 1 and are to be returned and postmarked by February 1. Applications are available at Scholarship Application. For questions or more information, please contact the Graduate Counseling office at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 479-238-8630.
Center for Healthy Relationships Graduate Fellowship
CHR is offering two new graduate fellowships for the 2017-18 academic year. Students enrolled in the MFT or MFT/CMHC tracks may apply. Applicants must be enrolled as full-time graduate students and be available to work CHR for 15-20 hours per week for 40 weeks. An ‘up to’ 18-hour scholarship is also awarded to students occupying these positions each year (you must complete a separate scholarship application through the Graduate Counseling Department). The Graduate Felllowship I position is typically a two-year appointment, although good academic standing, full-time enrollment and good job performance must be consistently maintained to retain the fellowship for a second year. The Graduate Fellowship II position is, for this coming year only, a one-year position offered to a current student who has completed at least 45 credit hours and has at least 18 credit hours to go. A complete description of the positions, the applications, and the reference forms are posted on our website http://liferelationships.com/students/fellowships/
All applications and accompanying reference forms are due in the CHR office by February 1, 2017. Finalists for the positions will be invited for an interview by CHR staff. If you have any questions, please contact Jan Phillips in the Center for Healthy Relationships at 479-524-7105.