scholarships for 2020-21

Albers graduate students will be awarded over $400,000 in new student scholarships for the 2020-21 academic year!

Scholarships Available

Students have three different opportunities to apply for scholarships while studying at Albers:

  1. Incoming. This is our main scholarship. A student must apply for this scholarship during the graduate program application process.
  2. Current. This is a scholarship available to students in their second year of graduate study.
  3. Genevieve Albers Fellowship. This fellowship can be applied for either as an incoming student or as a current student.

Albers is pleased to offer scholarships to students taking 6 credits or more per quarter. Scholarship amounts cannot exceed tuition and do not cover university fees. Scholarships are distributed in Fall, Winter, and Spring quarters only and contained to the academic year awarded.

Incoming Student Scholarship

Who is Eligible:

This scholarship is only available for incoming (new) students in the Professional MBA, MSF, MPAC, MSBL and Bridge MBA program.  If you are applying for the Online MBA, Online MSBA, or only a Certificate program, you are not eligible for the Albers scholarship. The scholarship application must be completed and included with your initial program application. Current students should apply for the Albers Graduate Scholarship.

To Apply:

  • Start your Seattle University Graduate Application for Admission
  • Complete this Albers Graduate Scholarship Form
  • You will not be able to access this form until you've started an application.
  • To be considered for a scholarship, complete and submit the scholarship form and your program application by the deadline for the quarter in which you intend to apply.
  • Scholarship forms submitted after the priority deadline will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis.

*Please note the following important instructions: The form does not save in-progress work. Once the form is submitted, you will not be able to make changes or edits. If necessary, draft your responses in a Word document and then copy-and-paste them in the appropriate text box. Responses should be no more than 200 words per text box. The prompts are as follows:

  • Do you plan to take 6 or more credits (usually 2 or more courses) per quarter while attending Seattle University?
  • Why are you a good candidate to receive a scholarship?
  • State any special personal or family circumstances affecting your need for financial assistance.
  • What amount of financial assistance would impact your ability to attend Seattle University?

2019-2020 Scholarships Awarded

Genevieve Albers Graduate Fellowship

The Genevieve Albers Graduate Fellowship provides financial assistance to graduate business students in exchange for assisting Albers faculty with their academic research. This Fellowship is open to both incoming applicants and current students enrolled in a graduate program at Albers.