As a graduate student, it is worth your time to apply for scholarships. Scholarships defray your costs significantly, because they don't require repayment. New graduate students are eligible to apply for institutional (Carlow) scholarships. 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 at the bottom of this page. During your time at Carlow, also check MyPortal [login required] periodically; scholarship opportunities may be listed there under the Announcements or Financial Aid pages.
Graduate students are eligible to apply for scholarships to attend Carlow. A limited number of endowed scholarships listed below are available for graduate students who demonstrate financial need and who enroll at Carlow University as new graduate students in Fall 2015. The application deadline was August 1, 2015.
Hannah T. Clawson Endowed Scholarship (1@$460)
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 (1@$460)
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 (1@$460)
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 (1@460)
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 (10@$460)
Made possible through a grant from an anonymous donor, this scholarship is intended for students with financial need who are pursuing a graduate degree.
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
ARRL ham radio operators
Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE) Ritchie JenningsMemorial Scholarship students pursuing accounting, finance, or similar degree
Boomer Esiason Foundation General and Rimington Trophy Scholarships 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! unpublNational Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners nursing students, graduateished writers, any level
Golden Key various requirements
Harness Tracks of America horse racer or child or horse racer
Hebrew Free Loan Association interest-free loans, no religious affiliation required
Jewish Federation of Greater PittsburghJewish students from Allegheny, Beaver, Butler, Washington and Westmoreland counties
Lillian Gorell Scholarship Fund
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 Practitionersnursing 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 OnlineUndergraduate or graduate in health or healthcare related field
Thermo Scientific Pierce Scholarship undergrad, grad; biology, chemistry, biochemistry
Thumbtack School-to-Skills Scholarship undergrad, grad
Veterans United Foundation veterans, children and spouses of veterans
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