HELPING TO FUND YOUR FUTURE

The College of Science and Engineering offers several scholarship opportunities to incoming freshman, transfer, and current students.  Many scholarships are offered in addition to financial aid you may receive through Seattle University.

Explore all the exciting and beneficial opportunities below.

Mary Dyrland, '18,

Bannan Scholar

“The Bannan Scholars Program provided me with new friends and peers who are passionate about serving their communities and excelling in their discipline.”

Mary Dyrland, '18, Biology

Bannan Scholarship

Junior and senior merit award of $6000 a year

The Thomas J. Bannan Scholarship Program for Seattle University College of Science and Engineering students awards scholarships to both current students and new transfer students who have junior or senior standing in the fall of the award year. A Bannan scholarship is a merit award of $6000 per year.

Initial award criteria for the scholarship includes having a junior or senior standing by fall 2020 as a continuing student or new transfer student, as well as a GPA of 3.5 or higher for previous college-level work.

For juniors, this two-year award is subject to academic performance demonstrated by maintaining a GPA of 3.0 and active participation in the Bannan Scholar Enrichment Program. This program includes service, scholarly and social activities, as well as opportunities to compete for one of several Bannan Scholar summer research stipends.

For answers to many common questions, please visit the FAQ link below.

Bannan Application Deadlines for 2020-2021 Scholarships:

  • Continuing Students - February 14, 2020
  • Transfer Students* - May 15, 2020

* New transfer students transferring to Seattle University in winter quarter 2020 or later.

Total financial aid awards cannot exceed tuition.

This scholarship is open to International, continuing or transfer students. Sullivan Scholars, Naef Scholars, post-baccalaureate, fifth-year and graduate students are not eligible.

Sperry Goodman Scholarship

Incoming Freshman Award of $5000 A Year

Sperry Goodman earned his master's degree in electrical engineering from Seattle University in 1969. Following graduation, Goodman worked for the Boeing Company, where he made significant and groundbreaking contributions in electrical engineering.

The Sperry Goodman Endowed Scholarship was established with a $1,000,000 gift from the estate of Sperry Goodman in 1999. The scholarship is for incoming freshmen majoring in Computer Science, Environmental Science, Mathematics, Physics, or an Engineering discipline. Preference is given to students with financial need. A Sperry Goodman scholarship is an award of $5,000 per year.

This scholarship is renewable for a second year provided recipients maintain a cumulative 3.0 GPA in one of the above majors.

The application deadline is March 9, 2020.

Total financial aid awards cannot exceed tuition.

Additional Science and Engineering Scholarships

The College of Science and Engineering offers five additional scholarships for undergraduates: Boeing Company Corporate Scholarship; Edwin W. Brotherton Scholarship in Computer Science; George R. Murphy Engineering Scholarship; James and Donna Knight Endowed Scholarship; John G. Menges Endowed Scholarship.

Scholarships will open July 1 and available for online application through the AcademicWorks website at https://seattleu.academicworks.com/.  Applications close on August 1.  Below you will find a listing of the scholarships available and brief information about the scholarship requirements.

To view a sample application, click the Sample Application box, below.

General Scholarships

Scholarship Deadlines

Bannan Scholarship
Continuing Students - February 14, 2020
Transfer Students - May 15, 2020

Sperry Goodman Scholarship
March 9, 2020

 

The Bannan Scholars Program provided me with opportunities to form community with other students as well as engage in service with communities near Seattle University's campus.

Emily Mather, '18 Mechanical Engineering

Contact

Chandra Catron

Academic Operations Coordinator

For questions, please email:

catronc@seattleu.edu