Graduate Scholarships

Center for Global Studies Department

The following scholarship is awarded during all semesters by the Center for Global Studies Department. The scholarship amount is determined after review by the scholarship committee. All awards require the student to maintain full-time enrollment status (6 credits per term).

  • Ph.D. Leadership Studies Scholarship: The amount of the award ranges up to $2,500 per academic year. To be eligible the student must have a 3.0 cumulative GPA, be a US Non-resident, and identify financial need. 

How to apply: Complete the Scholarship Application, and the Johnson Financial Aid Check-In.

Counseling Department

The following scholarships are awarded during the spring semester by the Counseling Department. The scholarships are annual awards that start in the fall. All awards require the student to maintain full-time enrollment status (at least 9 credits per term).

  • Academic Excellence Scholarship: $2,400 per year. To be eligible the student must have 3.7 GPA or score in the 65th percentile or above on the Miller Analogies Test (MAT).
  • Academic Scholarship: $1,500 per year. To be eligible the student must have 3.5 GPA or score in the 45th percentile or above on the Miller Analogies Test (MAT).
  • General Scholarship: $1,000 per year. There are no academic requirements.
  • Graduate Assistantship: Amount various. The student engages in professional development activities a prescribed number of hours per week.

How to apply: Complete the Counseling Scholarship Application, the FAFSA, and the Johnson Financial Aid Check-In.

Education Department: Holistic Education

The following scholarship is awarded each spring for the upcoming academic year. The award is earned during the fall (50%) and spring semester (50%). The Teacher Education Graduate Committee is responsible for selecting the award recipients.

To obtain the award the candidate must have passed all chapels attempted and have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher. The award amount depends on the candidate's cumulative GPA as follows:

Cumulative GPA Award
3.9-4.0 $2,000
3.27-3.89 1,750
3.5-3.74 1,500
3.25-3.49 1,250
3.0-3.24 1,000

How to apply: Complete the FAFSA, the Johnson Financial Aid Check-In, and the Teacher Education Scholarship Application.

Intercultural Studies Department

The following scholarships is awarded during all semesters by the Intercultural Studies Department. The scholarship amount is determined after review by the scholarship committee. All awards require the student to maintain full-time enrollment status (9 credits per term).

  • Graduate Intercultural Studies Scholarship: The amount of the award ranges up to $2,000 per academic year. To be eligible the student must have a 3.0 cumulative GPA, meet specific Christian service requirements, and identify financial need.

How to apply: Complete the Scholarship Application, and the Johnson Financial Aid Check-In.