Scholarships & Fellowships

There are various scholarships and fellowships available to Boston University Wheelock College of Education & Human Development students.

Some of these awards are available only to students of the Wheelock College of Education & Human Development and others are available to the larger Boston University community. For more information, including the eligibility, application process, and award specifics, please click on the award of interest.

Boston Master’s & CAGS Scholarships     Online Master’s Scholarships
Doctoral Fellowships     BU Wide Scholarships     External Scholarships

Wheelock College of Education & Human Development Scholarships and Fellowships

Boston Campus Students – Master’s & CAGS Scholarships

The following awards are determined by a Scholarship Committee and awardees will be notified from late March through early April. Preference for incoming students is to those applicants who submit by the recommended admission deadline.

For the following scholarships, please submit the Supplemental Scholarship Application along with your application for admission.

Supplemental Scholarship Application

Grant-related Scholarships

For the following scholarships, please upload the appropriate essay in the documents section of your application.

Online Students – Master’s Scholarships

Doctoral Funding

The Wheelock College of Education & Human Development offers a limited number of multi-year doctoral fellowships to incoming doctoral students each year. The fellowship package consists of three components: tuition scholarship award, individual Boston University student health insurance coverage, and a stipend for research, teaching, and/or service activities.

Applicants may only apply to one of the following three fellowships; however, the Scholarship Committee reserves the right to recommend an applicant for a different type of fellowship if it better suits the applicant’s qualifications. Please carefully review the descriptions of each. The Doctoral Fellowship application process is competitive.

Boston University Scholarships and Fellowships

External Scholarships and Funding

The following databases may be helpful to you in locating resources outside of Boston University that match your interests and background. Please note that these sites are not affiliated with Wheelock or Boston University and therefore Wheelock cannot verify the accuracy of their content.