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MS Psychology Scholarship

Expand your knowledge with a deep dive into human behavior to help boost your career options. Offset the cost of your tuition; apply for a $2,000 MS in Psychology Scholarship opportunity by July 9, 2018, and meet eligibility requirements.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must meet Capella University admission requirements PDF.
  • Must be a new student enrolled in and accepted into 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.
  • FlexPath applicants are not eligible.

How to Apply for the Scholarship:

  1. Submit the Capella University online admission application. If you have already applied to Capella, skip this step.
  2. Apply now for the MS in Psychology Scholarship.
  3. Once you are admitted to Capella, begin courses on April 9, May 7, June 4, or July 9, 2018.

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Scholarship Application Deadline:

Apply before your first course begins. Applications received after your first course begins will not be considered.

Scholarship Details:

  • The scholarship can be applied only to an eligible GuidedPath program.
  • The $2,000 scholarship will be applied to your Capella account equally over five consecutive quarters ($400 per quarter) during the third week of each quarter.
Start date Date of first scholarship disbursement
April 2018 July 2018
May, June, or July 2018 October 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 your cost of attendance, including but not limited to, tuition.
  • Capella University faculty and staff, as well as their spouses, same-sex domestic partners, and dependent children are not eligible for the scholarship.


Call an enrollment counselor at 1.877.921.9270 to learn more about this scholarship opportunity and explore Capella programs.

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