Walden University in the USA invites applications for the Master’s Degree Scholarships open to new students enrolling in a Walden University program and starting between January 1, 2018, and December 31, 2018.

This scholarship honors adult learners interested in making a difference in their life and in the lives of others around them with a $10,000 award to apply to one of the Master’s programs.

This scholarship is open to both U.S. and non-U.S. residents. Scholarship funds will be applied to a student’s bill over 5 terms beginning in the student’s first term after being awarded the scholarship beginning no sooner than the August term start until the full amount has been awarded. If a student has a previous merit-based Walden scholarship that was received after January 1, 2018, disbursements from the previous scholarship will end simultaneously to funds from a higher value merit-based scholarship being applied.

Worth of Award

Around $10,000

Eligibility

Recipients of the Master’s Degree Scholarship must:

  • Be a new student enrolling in a Walden University program and start between January 1, 2018 and December 31, 2018.
  • Have not received another merit-based Walden scholarship before January 1, 2018.
    • See Scholarship Funding details below for information regarding any merit-based Walden scholarship received after January 1, 2018.
  • Not be employed by Laureate Education Inc. or any of its subsidiaries.
  • Meet all admission requirements with the university in receipt of all of the applicant’s official documentation and be fully admitted into the eligible program.
  • Affirm that they are willing and able to participate in all publicity efforts promoting Walden University and its programs.
Criteria

Applicants must:

  • Call an enrollment advisor at 844-768-1096.
  •  Write an essay of no more than 1,000 words describing how you contributed to advancing positive social change in one or more of the following areas:
    • Influencing the lives of others
    • Mentoring a colleague
    • Making a positive impact in your community

How to Apply

  • Submit a current copy of their résumé or CV.
  • Complete the electronic scholarship application and attach your essay and résumé.

All required information must be provided in order for a nomination to be considered. Applicants may be contacted by phone to confirm the authenticity of information submitted.

Deadline: applications close May 31, 2018.

  • Winners will be announced in August 2018.
  • Scholarship winners, if not already enrolled in 2018, must enroll and start classes before December 31, 2018, or the scholarship will be forfeited.

Click here for more details and to apply

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