More than $1,000,000 in scholarships available.

At Walden, we offer a variety of merit-based scholarships to help you reach your educational goals. Our scholarships are an investment in the future of our students and the future of the communities they serve as advocates for positive social change. With more than $1,000,000 in scholarships available, you can earn the degree you want to make a difference in your career.

Explore available Walden scholarships based on your area of study and goals: 


The Richard W. Riley College of Education and Leadership

Ann “Tunky” Riley Excellence in K–12 Education Scholarships 

Award: Four $25,000 scholarships
Eligible Programs: Bachelor’s, master’s, post-master’s, and doctoral programs in K–12 education

These scholarships are offered to four new students who have made significant contributions to the benefit of their students, colleagues, and learning communities and are enrolling in a Walden K–12 educator degree program. 

Commitment to Higher Education Leadership Scholarships 

Award: Three $25,000 scholarships
Eligible Programs: Master’s, post-master’s, and doctoral programs in higher and adult education

These scholarships are offered to three new students who are dedicated to helping those in the field of higher and adult education prepare students or adult learners to be successful and contributing members of the 21st-century workforce. 

Educational Development Scholarships 

Award: Ten $4,000 scholarships
Eligible Programs: The Richard W. Riley College of Education and Leadership certificate programs

These scholarships are available to 10 new students who are interested in exploring professional development to broaden their skills for leadership opportunities and are enrolling in one of Walden’s education certificate programs. 

Excellence in Early Childhood Scholarships 

Award: Four $20,000 scholarships
Eligible Programs: Bachelor’s, master’s, post-master’s, and doctoral programs in early childhood

These scholarships are offered to four new students who have demonstrated excellence in the field of early childhood and are enrolling in one of Walden’s early childhood degree programs. 

Leadership in Educational Technology Scholarships 

Award: Four $20,000 scholarships
Eligible Programs: B.S. in Instructional Design and Technology, M.S. in Instructional Design and Technology, Ed.S. in Educational Technology, or Ph.D in Educational Technology

These scholarships are available to four new students who are successfully integrating technology into their learning environment and are enrolling in one of Walden’s educational technology degree programs. 


College of Health Sciences:

Advancing Public Health Excellence (APEX) Scholarships (Available beginning in April 2014)

Award: Three full-tuition and six $10,000 scholarships
Eligible Programs: Bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral programs in public health

These scholarships are offered to new students who have played a key role in promoting positive change by helping to save lives and money through a specific activity in their community. 

Nurses of the Year Scholarships (Available beginning in May 2014)

Award: Three full-tuition and six $10,000 scholarships
Eligible Programs: Master’s and doctoral programs in social work

These scholarships are offered to nine registered nurses who are enrolling in one of Walden’s nursing programs and who are making a positive difference in the lives of their patients, their organizations, and the future of nursing.

College of Social and Behavioral Sciences:

Barbara Solomon Scholarships for Social Work

Award: Up to two full-tuition, two $5,000, and two $10,000 scholarships
Eligible Programs: Master’s and doctoral programs in social work

These scholarships are offered to six new students who demonstrate a proven commitment to helping underserved populations. 


College of Management and Technology:

Todd Benson Scholarship for Leadership in Business and Management 

Award: One full-tuition scholarship
Eligible Programs: Bachelor’s programs in management and technology

This scholarship is offered to new students enrolling in an undergraduate program within the College of Management and Technology.


University-Wide Scholarships:

Commitment to Social Change Scholarships 

Award: Two $25,000, six $5,000, and six $2,500 scholarships
Eligible Programs: All master’s and doctoral programs

These scholarships are offered to new students who demonstrate the capacity to effect positive social change. 

For more information on scholarships, call an enrollment advisor at 1-866-492-5336 in the United States. For international inquiries, please visit www.WaldenU.edu/contact to see a list of international phone numbers.

 

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