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Graduate School Scholarships

There are many scholarships and aid options available to help you finance your graduate education.

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Scholarships are determined with your admission offer and usually there is no other application required. If you are selected to receive a scholarship, your scholarship amount will be reflected in your admission letter. You will also be able to verify the amount of the scholarship on the myWheaton portal after you set up your e-mail address. 

TypeProgramAmount/BenefitsComments/Criteria

A. Donald MacLeod/Doris Bruns Honorary Scholarship

 

 MA

$1,000-$2,500/year

Awarded to a full-time MA in History of Christianity student. 

Frances J. White Scholars in Global Ministry 

MA

$9,000 to Full Tuition for Two Years

Awarded to MA in Clinical Mental Health Counseling and Marriage & Family Therapy students.

Awarded to students with need preparing for cross cultural ministry or to international Christian leaders with need returning to their home countries.

Frances J. White Scholarship for Mental Health and Ministry

MA

 $750-$1,500/year

Awarded to MA in Clinical Mental Health Counseling and Marriage & Family Therapy students.

Awarded to students with need preparing for cross cultural ministry or to international Christian leaders with need returning to their home countries.

Janice Harrison Psychology Scholarship

MA

$1,000-$3,000/year

Awarded to MA in Clinical Mental Health Counseling and Marriage & Family Therapy students.

Awarded to minority students who are US citizens and demonstrate financial need.

Ph.D. Scholarship and Research Fellowship

PhD

Full Tuition and $11,000/year TA stipend

Awarded to all PhD students.

Six students per year.

Psy.D. Scholarship

PsyD

$6,000 or $8,000/year

Awarded to all PsyD students.

  • Amount determined along with admission offer.
  • Must be registered for 10 hrs/semester; maximum 8 semesters. 

Constance Kay Barth Memorial Psychology Scholarship for Women

PsyD

$800-$1,000/year

  • Need based - must complete FAFSA to be eligible.
  • Awarded to mature woman seeking Psy.D. 
  • Amount determined along with admission offer.
  • Must be registered for 10 hrs/semester; maximum 8 semesters.

Burton B. & Eleanor J. Butman Psychology Scholarship

 PsyD

$1,000-$2,500/year

  • Need based - must complete FAFSA to be eligible.
  • Must be registered for 10 hrs/semester; maximum 8 semesters.

J. Richard & Mary C. Chase Scholarship

PsyD

$750-$800/year

  • Need based - must complete FAFSA to be eligible.
  • Student must have completed 1st year of program to be eligible.
  • Must be registered for 10 hrs/semester; maximum 8 semesters.

Sonneveldt Scholarship

PsyD

$1,000-$4,000/year

  • Student must have a minority racial and/or cultural identity.
  • Excellence in academic performance.
  • Quality of academic preparation. 
  • Articulated vision for service to the Christian community and to underserved populations.
  • Understands the mission of integration of psychology and Christian faith.
  • Must be registered for 10 hrs/semester; maximum 8 semesters.

Doxazo Diversity Scholarship

 

 

 

 

 

PsyD

$2,000-$10,000/year

  • Brings diversity to the cohort through ethnic heritage.
  • Excellence in academic performance.
  • Quality of academic preparation.
  • Articulated vision for service to the Christian community and to underserved populations. 
  • Understands the mission of integration of psychology and Christian faith.
  • Must be registered for 10 hrs/semester; maximum 8 semesters.

Domestic Diversity Scholarship    

PsyD    

$1,000-$3,000/year

  • Evidence strong Christian commitment in word and deed.
  • Demonstrates the capacity for leadership within the context of future service.
  • Demonstrates a commitment to clinical psychology as service.
  • Demonstrates a commitment to practice as a clinical psychologist in a geographic region and/or with a population that has been historically underserved.
  • Must be registered for 10 hrs/semester; maximum 8 semesters.

Global Scholarship    

PsyD    

$2,000-$16,000/year

  • Evidences strong Christian commitment in word and deed.
  • Demonstrates the capacity for leadership within the context of future service.
  • Demonstrates a commitment to clinical psychology as service.
  • Must be an international student who demonstrates a commitment to serve in his/her homeland context.
  • Must be registered for 10 hrs/semester; maximum 8 semesters.

 

Practitioner-Scholar Award

PsyD 

$750-$2,000, one time

  • Be in their final semester on campus.
  • Passed comprehensive exam, PQE and dissertation proposal defense.
  • Be applying for pre-doctoral internship.
  • Have a strong identity as clinical psychologist as evidenced by clinical scholarship and professional affiliation.
  • Must be registered for 10 hrs/semester; maximum 8 semesters.