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, contact the program office.

Guide for Graduate Assistants and Fellows

Graduate Assistantships in Residence Life and Athletics

JBU's Student Development Office offers a limited number of graduate assistantships in the areas of Residence Life and Athletics.  Student Development GAs are strongly encouraged to pursue the M.A. in Higher Education. 

Graduate Assistantship in College Student Ministries

The Graduate Assistantship in College Student Ministries assists and reports to the Director of Outreach Ministries and Director of Christian Formation in various ministry initiatives for the JBU undergraduate and graduate populations.  A wide variety of programming and student involvement are available to this GA.  Tasks will be assigned based on the particular giftedness of the GA and the needs of the department and the particular student populations this position serves.  The position is open to students enrolled in the M.A. in Higher Education program at John Brown University.  For more information, click here.

Graduate Business Assistantships 

The Soderquist College of Business offers a Graduate assistantship to a qualified student pursuing a graduate degree in the College.  A qualified applicant are those who have completed the application process and requirements before the application deadline. Click here to learn more.

Milestone Leadership Fellowships

Milestone Leadership offers a limited number of Soderquist Fellowships each year to students pursuing a graduate business degree. These fellowships include full tuition and a stipend for 30 hours of work per week at Milestone Leadership. Applications and resumes must be submitted online or postmarked by February 1. You can complete the fellowship application online, or mail it to: Milestone Leadership; 2000 W University Street; Siloam Springs, AR 72761. 

Outdoor Program Management Assistantships Through New Life Ranch

New Life Ranch provides housing and financail support for selected gradaute students pursuing the M.S. in Outdoor Program Management.  (the NLR program does not provide tuition support). Click here to learn more.