Marywood University is inviting applications for the Nutrition scholarships to pursue full and part-time graduate degree programme for the academic year 2017 2018.
graduate scholarship program for full and part-time students. These scholarships are available to pursue for master’s degree, educational specialist degree and post-baccalaureate certification programme.
Marywood University, sponsored by the Congregation of the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, roots itself in the Catholic intellectual tradition, the principle of justice, and the belief that education empowers people. The University integrates an enduring liberal arts tradition and professional disciplines to create a comprehensive learning experience.
Course Level: Scholarship is available for master’s degree, educational specialist degree and post-baccalaureate certification students.
Study Subject: Scholarship is available in these program: Art Department Except Sequential Art Program or Masters with a Masters Program, Business and Managerial Science Programs (campus based programs), Communication Arts Department, Criminal Justice Programs, Health and Physical Education Department, Health Services Administration, Music Department, Nutrition Department(Campus-Based Programs Only), Psychology Programs (MA & Ed.S. Level Programs) begun before Summer 2016, Science Program-Biotechnology.
Scholarship Award: If you declare full program participation on the scholarship application, enrollment in nine or more credits in the Fall 2017 and Spring 2018 semesters or what your graduate department defines as full enrollment in structured programs, and are awarded a full program participation scholarship and enroll for less than full-time registration in either of these semesters your scholarship award will be reduced.
Eligibility: Awards will be made on the basis of three factors: academic promise, normally represented by a minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.00 or a graduate GPA of 3.50; professional focus and commitment; and financial need (required for specific scholarships).
Nationality: US citizens are eligible to apply for this scholarship.
How to Apply: Complete the scholarship application electronically. The scholarship application itself is on a secure server. You must press “yes” if your browser asks you if you wish to display secure items, otherwise Marywood University will not receive any of the information you type on the application upon submission.If you declare full program participation on the scholarship application, enrollment in nine or more credits in the Fall 2017 and Spring 2018 semesters or what your graduate department defines as full enrollment in structured programs, and are awarded a full program participation scholarship and enroll for less than full-time registration in either of these semesters your scholarship award will be reduced.
If you declare partial program participation on your scholarship application, The Committee on Graduate Scholarships expects partial program participation students who are scholarship recipients to enroll in and maintain at least six credits in the fall semester and at least six credits in the spring semester. Partial program participation scholarship recipients who fail to meet this requirement in a semester will have their scholarships rescinded for that semester.
Email a scholarship essay as a Microsoft Word document. Please type an essay (300-500 words) clarifying the relationship between your life-goals and graduate education at Marywood. Your essay will also be judged on depth of expression and use of the English language. Your essay must clearly address the following areas:
- Describe your professional work background and experience.
- Describe your community leadership activities. Indicate if a volunteer activity.
- Describe any commendations and appreciation awards as well as undergraduate and graduate academic awards and honors.
- Describe any special projects, demonstrations, workshops, recitals, exhibits, or whatever may be appropriate to your area to indicate your abilities and interests.
- What are your short and long range career goals and objectives?
- What attracted you to your Marywood program as a vehicle for achieving your goals?
Application Deadline: All material must be submitted by February 14, 2017.