Capella Progress Rewards and Scholarships

Tuition reduction and funding options

Meet your goals

Capella Progress Rewards

It pays to persist. Literally.

Progressing in your degree takes hard work. We recognize your dedication by helping fund the cost of your tuition as you persist in your program. Capella Progress Rewards are scholarships for eligible new students and are not need-based. And the best part is, you’ll never have to pay it back. You invest in your future. We invest in your education.

Doctoral Capella Progress Rewards

$5,000

  • Business
  • Counseling
  • Human services
  • Information technology
  • Public administration
  • Public health

$10,000

  • Counseling
  • Health administration
  • Social work

$20,000

  • Business
  • Education
  • Information technology
  • Nursing
  • Psychology
Master's Capella Progress Rewards

$3,000

  • Business
  • Counseling
  • Health administration
  • Human services
  • Information technology
  • Public administration
  • Social work

$5,000

  • Psychology
  • Public health
Bachelor's Capella Progress Rewards

$5,000

  • Health administration
  • Psychology

$8,000

  • Business
  • Information technology
  • Psychology
  • Public health
Certificate Capella Progress Rewards

$1,000

  • Counseling
  • Nursing
  • Psychology
  • Public health

Alumni Capella Progress Rewards

You can be proud of your accomplishments. We are. Now, we want to help you take the next step and accomplish even more.

$12,500 Doctoral

  • Business
  • Counseling
  • Education
  • Health administration
  • Human services
  • Information technology
  • Nursing
  • Psychology
  • Public administration
  • Public health
  • Social work

$4,000 Master's

  • Business
  • Counseling
  • Education
  • Health administration
  • Human services
  • Information technology
  • Nursing
  • Psychology
  • Public administration
  • Public health
  • Social work

FlexPath Master's

  • Business
  • Education
  • Health administration
  • Nursing
  • Psychology

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Capella scholarships and other funding resources

Capella is also proud to offer scholarships and funding resources to help reduce costs for select groups.

 

Front Line Heroes Discount

For those considering a future in education or nursing, Capella honors all that you do to support your communities with a 30% discount on tuition for select programs.
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Diversity in Counseling scholarship

The Diversity in Counseling scholarship recognizes the value of diverse backgrounds, cultures, and beliefs in counselor education and in the counseling field.
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Behavior Change for Sustainability Research Award

The Behavior Change for Sustainability Research Award recognizes the impact of behavior-analytic approaches to environmental sustainability in the PhD Psychology, Behavior Analysis field.

Fellows scholarships

The Capella University Fellows Program recognizes talent and leadership with Capella full-tuition scholarships for master’s programs.
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Referral scholarships

Capella faculty can refer new students for a Capella scholarship in select programs, start dates, and for various amounts.

Legacy scholarships

The Capella Legacy scholarship honors the contribution of several faculty and staff and is available to currently enrolled students.

Military support

Various external scholarships and funding options are available to active service members, their family members, and veterans of all military branches.
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Disability support

Various scholarships and funding options are provided by external organizations for students with specific types of disabilities.
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Capella Progress Rewards and scholarships are offered to students who enroll by the deadline, maintain good academic standing, and meet eligibility requirements. The funds are applied to Capella accounts to reduce education expenses, such as tuition.

When searching and applying for scholarships, don’t provide your Social Security number, credit card or bank information, or cash—it may be a scam.

Find Funding Options

We’re here to help you find ways to pay for college without taking on overwhelming debt. Capella's financial aid advisors are available to guide you, or you can download our step-by-step financing guide.