Graduate School of Education and Human Development

Students in the Graduate School of Education and Human Development (GSEHD) may apply for merit-based fellowships, assistantships and tuition reduction awards. Students interested in applying for fellowships or assistantships must submit a completed application for admission by January 15. Applicants to on-campus GSEHD programs who apply online have the opportunity to apply for merit-based tuition support as part of the GW Graduate Application. Continuing students who wish to apply for support may use the online application on the GSEHD website. Some departments also have tuition awards and stipends available through funded projects. Contact your department for further information on these specialized sources of aid.

GSEHD students may apply for cooperative education opportunities; in the past, students have obtained positions as training specialists, job coaches, public programmers, research assistants, counselors, and teachers. If students would like more information about the Cooperative Education Program, please email the Career Center (gsehdcareer@gwu.edu).

Presidential Management Fellowship

To obtain application materials for the Presidential Management Fellowships (PMF), please visit the PMF page at the Office of Personnel Management website. To obtain information about GW's nomination process for the PMF, please contact your school dean's office unless you are in one of the following schools/programs, in which case you should contact the specified individual.

 

Departmental Fellowships and Scholarships

Doctoral Students

  Graduate Assistantships
  Includes a stipend, salary, and tuition award.

  Half-Tuition Awards for Full-time and Part-time Students
  This is a Merit Based Award

  Dean's Scholars
  Tuition awards for outstanding newly admitted full-time students. Provides 18 credit hours of tuition support and a $1,000 stipend. Students are nominated by department faculty based on merit.

Masters Students

  Half-Tuition Awards for Full-time and Part-time Students
  This is a Merit Based Award.

  Department Fellows
  Tuition awards for outstanding newly admitted full-time students. Provides 18 credit hours of tuition support and a $1,000 stipend. Students are nominated by department faculty based on merit.

M.Ed. Students Admitted to Model Programs in Elementary Education

  Tuition Awards
  This is a merit-based award. Interested students should contact the Elementary Education Program coordinator at (202) 994-6170. for more.


University Fellowships and Scholarships


OGSAF Fellowships and Scholarships