Master's in Counseling Scholarship
With a Master of Science in Counseling degree, you will gain the practical knowledge and critical-thinking skills to help clients reach higher levels of life satisfaction. Capella University is pleased to offer a $4,000 scholarship opportunity for new students who enroll in an eligible program and meet all eligibility requirements.
- Must meet Capella University admission requirements PDF.
- Must be a new student accepted into and enrolled in an eligible program at Capella University in April, May, June, or July 2018. Former students reapplying to the university are also eligible.
- Maintain good academic standing (3.01.04 Academic Standing PDF) and good financial aid satisfactory academic progress (3.01.05 FASAP PDF).
- Must successfully pass your first course upon first attempt. Returning students must pass first course taken upon readmission to Capella.
How to Apply for the Scholarship:
- Submit the Capella University online admission application. If you have already applied to Capella, skip this step.
- Apply for the Master's in Counseling Scholarship.
- Begin your courses on April 9, May 7, June 4, or July 9, 2018.
Scholarship Application Deadline:
Apply before your first course begins. Applications received after your first course begins will not be considered.
- The MS Counseling Success Scholarship can be applied only to an eligible program.
- The $4,000 scholarship will be applied to your Capella account equally over 10 consecutive quarters ($400 per quarter) during the third week of each quarter.
||Date of first scholarship disbursement
|| July 2018
|May, June, or July 2018
- Recipients who do not remain enrolled through the first two weeks of the quarter will forfeit the award for that quarter.
- Recipients who change to an ineligible program, graduate, discontinue, or withdraw from Capella will have all future scholarship disbursements cancelled.
- Recipients who do not use the full scholarship award will not be eligible for a cash disbursement or any other compensation equal to the value of the scholarship award.
- Recipients of this scholarship are not eligible for other Capella grants, scholarships, or discounts in excess of 15 percent.
- The scholarship may decrease the amount of financial aid funds available to the recipient.
- The scholarship is intended to address the cost of attendance, including but not limited to, tuition.
- Capella University faculty and staff, their spouses, domestic partners, and dependent children are not eligible for the scholarship.
Call an enrollment counselor at 1.844.784.4291 to learn more about this scholarship opportunity and to explore Capella programs.
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