Scholarships & Fellowships

There are various scholarships and fellowships available to BU Wheelock students.

Some of these awards are available only to BU Wheelock students 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

BU Wheelock 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.

Paul D. Coverdell Fellows

The Ruth Batson Impact and Equity Scholarship Fund


Grant-related Scholarships

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


Doctoral Funding

BU Wheelock offers multi-year doctoral fellowships to incoming Doctor of Philosophy students each year. No additional steps are required for PhD applicants; students admitted to the PhD program will receive a funding package automatically. The funding 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.

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 BU Wheelock or Boston University and therefore BU Wheelock cannot verify the accuracy of their content.