City of Pittsburgh Discount | 20% of tuition
Carlow offers City of Pittsburgh employees and their spouses or partners a 20 percent tuition discount. Annual verification of employment must be provided by the City of Pittsburgh Human Resources Department. Download Employment Verification Form
Graduate students are eligible to apply for scholarships to attend Carlow. A limited number of endowed scholarships listed below were available for graduate students who demonstrated financial need and who enrolled at Carlow University as new graduate students in Fall 2016. Check back in the spring for future scholarship applications.
Hannah T. Clawson Endowed Scholarship
Endowed by former faculty member and administrator, Shirley Clawson Arnold, in loving memory of her mother, the Hannah T. Clawson Endowed Scholarship is intended for an academically deserving student with financial need in a graduate program.
Eva Tansky Blum Women of Spirit® Scholarship
The Blum Scholarship is intended for a female graduate student who has overcome challenges and adversity in her life.
Marie C. Jennings Memorial Women of Spirit® in Graduate Nursing
Established by Marie C. Lowry, 1994 Woman of Spirit®, this scholarship is designated for a graduate student in the School of Nursing in need of financial support.
Crescent Eddy Fuhrer Memorial Scholarship in Graduate Nursing
Endowed by Frank Fuhrer in memory of his mother, Crescent Eddy Fuhrer, this need-based scholarship is intended for a student pursuing a Master’s Degree in Nursing.
Graduate endowed Scholarship
Made possible through a grant from an anonymous donor, this scholarship is intended for students with financial need who are pursuing a graduate degree.
As a graduate student, it is also worth your time to apply for outside scholarships. Scholarships defray your costs significantly, because they don't require repayment. Both new and returning students are encouraged to apply for outside scholarships. Start your search by checking with professional organizations in your field and the listings below. The list is not exhaustive but is intended to help you begin your search. Once you begin your studies at Carlow, check MyPortal [login required] periodically. Scholarship opportunities may be listed there under the Announcements or Financial Aid pages.
Career InfoNet, US Dept Labor
College Net (use the "Profile Search")
PROFESSION SPECIFIC RESOURCES
Psychology and Counseling http://apa.org/education/grad/funding.aspx
Creative Writing http://creativewriting.umn.edu/program/database.html
Fraud & Forensics http://www.acfe.com/default.aspx
OUTSIDE SCHOLARSHIPS AND AWARDS
Amy Lowell poets planning travel abroad
Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE) Ritchie JenningsMemorial Scholarship students pursuing accounting, finance, or similar degree
Boomer Esiason Foundation Students battling cystic fibrosis
CODA children of deaf parent(s)
DOsomething.org complete a service "campaign"
ECLA Lutheran women
ENA Foundation nurses and nursing students
First Catholic Slovak Ladies Association
Go On Girl! unpublished writers, any level
Golden Key various requirements
Healthcare Leaders Scholarship nursing students
Hebrew Free Loan Association interest-free loans, no religious affiliation required
Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh Jewish students from Allegheny, Beaver, Butler, Washington and Westmoreland counties
Margaret McNamara Memorial Fund women from developing countries currently enrolled at accredited universities in the US or Canada
Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation descendants of marines
MarshallScholarships students intending to pursue graduate studies in the U.K.
Mister Rogers Memorial Scholarship early childhood education graduate students
National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners nursing students, graduate
National Federation of Republican Women
National Federation of the Blind blind students
Nurses Educational Fundsnursing students, graduate
Oncology Nursing Society nursing students
Patient Advocate Foundation students under the age of 25, who have been diagnosed with or treated for cancer and/or a chronic/life threatening disease within the past five years
Patsy Takemoto Mink Education Foundation low-income, female student
Pittsburgh Foundation various
Public Health Online student in health or healthcare related field
Thumbtack School-to-Skills Scholarshipundergrad, grad
Veterans United Foundation veterans, children and spouses of veterans
Note: Because of the nature of federal, state, and institutional guidelines affecting financial aid programs, the information contained in this website is subject to change.