Graduate School - Diversity Scholarship
Receiving Applications for 2017-18 Academic Year
The Graduate School offers scholarships in varying amounts to students who will help fulfill the purpose of the diversity scholarships, which is to increase program diversity and strengthen service to various cultural communities. The scholarships are also intended to encourage the application of new students who will increase diversity at the JBU Graduate School and who will be effective participants in and contributors to an increasingly complex and diverse world. Scholarship amounts typically range from $500 to $3000 and are awarded for one year only.
Application deadlines for each year are February 1, July 1, and October 1 (dependent on availability of funding).
In order to be eligible for the scholarship, you must:
- Be accepted for admission or be enrolled in a degree program in the Graduate School at JBU;
- Maintain satisfactory academic progress in the program; and;
- Explain how you will increase program diversity and strengthen service to various cultural communities and establish how you will be an effective participant in and contributor to an increasingly complex and diverse world.
NOTE: Financial need may be considered, but will not be a primary factor in the selection process.
If you meet the criteria above and are interested in applying for this scholarship, please complete the application below and then hit the "submit" button.