Graduate School of Theology Scholarships

Presidential and Alumni Scholarships

Presidential and Alumni Scholarships are awarded each year to new and returning students in the M.DIV program who demonstrate leadership in the Church and other forms of service, strong academic performance, and promise for ministry. This aid is based on academic achievement and/or other criteria such as community involvement and outstanding service.

Recipients of the Presidential Scholarship receive 100% tuition coverage for the three year M.DIV program.

Alumni Scholarship recipients receive between 70-80% of tuition for each year of their program.

Scholarships are renewable for each year of the degree program, as long as the student remains in good academic standing and maintains a 3.0GPA.

Eligibility requirements:

  • Enroll in Master of Divinity Program
  • Enrolled in at least 9 units each semester
  • Make Satisfactory Academic Progress and maintains a 3.0GPA (renewal applicants only)

International students are eligible to apply for Merit Scholarships.

Application Process:

Complete and return the appropriate GST Financial Aid Application to Student Financial Services.

Spirituality & Social Justice Scholarship

The Graduate School of Theology offers Spirituality & Social Justice Scholarships of $1,000 to qualified first-year students. This scholarship applies to master’s degrees only.

To be eligible for the Spirituality and Social Justice Scholarship, the individual must be accepted by the Graduate School of Theology and enroll as a full-time student, registering for a minimum of 9 credits.

To qualify, please submit this completed scholarship application by December 1, 2019 for Spring 2020 admission, or March 1, 2020 for Fall 2020 admission.

Additional outside scholarship opportunities are listed here