Aiding your investment

Our scholarships are designed with you in mind.

Scholarships and awards are available to full-time graduate students.

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Excellence Scholarship for Graduate Study

Awarded to four graduate students annually who have proven records of academic and personal achievements and superior professional promise. Financial need is not a factor.*

The Excellence Scholarship is an 18 credit tuition waiver that is applied over the course of one academic year.

Thank you for your interest. Applications are closed for the 2019 application cycle. Please check back for the 2020 application, which will be posted in August.

Community Leadership Scholarship

Awarded to 10 students annually who have an exceptional record of community engagement and service, as well as clearly defined commitments to enter a field after graduation where community leadership is central. Financial need is not a factor.*

$3,500 annually for two years of full-time study

Thank you for your interest. Applications are closed for the 2019 application cycle. Please check back for the 2020 application, which will be posted in August.

 

Distinguished Graduate Student Scholarship

Awarded to eight graduate students expressing ideas for research or clinical practice determined to be visionary or innovative. Financial need is not a factor.*

$3,500 one-time award

Thank you for your interest. Applications are closed for the 2019 application cycle. Please check back for the 2020 application, which will be posted in August.

 

Springfield Commitment Award

Awarded to master’s degree candidates who earned their undergraduate degree from Springfield College and doctoral degree candidates who earned their master’s degree from Springfield College (direct-entry MBA, physical therapy, physician assistant, and occupational therapy students are not eligible). Financial need is not a factor.

$1,000 annually for two years of full-time study

No application required. Awarded at the time of acceptance to qualified candidates. Returning graduate students are not eligible.

 

Legacy Award

Awarded to graduate students with a spouse, parent, grandparent, or sibling (step-family members included) who earned their graduate degree from, or is currently enrolled as a graduate degree-seeking student at, Springfield College. Financial need is not a factor.

$1,500 one time award

No application required. Awarded at the time of acceptance to qualified candidates. Returning graduate students are not eligible.

 

MGM Matching Grant

Springfield College will match the MGM Resorts Scholarship Program of $2,500 to any child of an MGM employee, with a $2,500 MGM Matching Grant. The $2,500 from Springfield College will be disbursed in the first academic year ($1,250 over two semesters). 

*Please note that this grant cannot be combined other Springfield College grant, scholarship, or tuition waiver programs where total institutional assistance exceeds the billed cost of tuition for any period of enrollment. These grants cannot be combined with the Springfield College Grant Aid awarded to rising PT, OT, and PA students. In the case of the Excellence Scholarship for Graduate Study, this grant will replace the Springfield College Grant Aid for the term(s) that it is awarded.