AmeriCorps Alumni Scholarships


Maureen Emerson Feit, Director, Nonprofit Leadership

Maureen Emerson Feit



Angela Cabatbat, Program Coordinator, Nonprofit Leadership

Angela Cabatbat

Program Coordinator


Sarah Curtis-Tilton, Senior Admin Assistant, Nonprofit Leadership

Sarah Curtis-Tilton

Senior Administrative Assistant



In recognition of their invaluable service and commitment to positive impact in our communities, Seattle University offers the following benefits for AmeriCorps alums. 

AmeriCorps Alumni Scholarship:

Applicants to the Master of Nonprofit Leadership are eligible to apply for the AmeriCorps Alumni Scholarship. Two students will be selected to receive the scholarship. The scholarship award is $3,000 and will be distributed in equal quarterly installments, over the first two years of the program (Fall 2020-Spring 2022). The scholarship award is applied toward tuition and eligible applicants must have successfully completed (or will have completed) an AmeriCorps term of serve by the time of enrollment in the MNPL program for Fall 2020. 

Award Timeline: All AmeriCorps Alumni Scholarship materials must be received by March 15, 2020.

How to Apply: The 2020 Nonprofit Leadership Scholarships Overview and Application will be available online starting December 15, 2019.

AmeriCorps Alumni Fee Waiver:

In addition, AmeriCorps alums who complete an application for the Master of Nonprofit Leadership program may request an application fee waiver. In the "Fee Payment" section of their online application, applicants should indicate they are an AmeriCorps alum in order to receive the fee waiver.

Additional Information:

Students are strongly encouraged to explore other financial opportunities by contacting Seattle University’s Office of Student Financial Services at (206) 220-8020 or  

For MNPL scholarship questions, please contact Angela Cabatbat, Graduate Program Coordinator, at