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Financial Help You Don't Have to Pay Back

Unlike loans, scholarships for graduate school are funds that you do not have to pay back. DeVry University and its Keller Graduate School of Management is offering more than $75 million in scholarships and grants in the 2014-2015 award year to students in the U.S. and Canada.*

And now with our Career Catalyst Scholarship new students may qualify for up to $8,000 in merit-based assistance. To learn more about this specific scholarship, look below.

Applicants may apply for graduate school scholarships during the graduate admissions process. Students must have applied and satisfied all scholarship criteria by Friday, January 2, 2015 (or earlier if total allocation is reached prior to this date) to be awarded for the January session.

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2014-2015 Keller Scholarships & Grants

Explore below to find the scholarship that's right for you:

All Students

Career Catalyst Scholarship

The Career Catalyst Scholarship is a merit-based award offered to new students enrolling in the January 2015 session at Keller Graduate School of Management who want to earn a master’s degree.**

 

Students must have applied and satisfied all scholarship criteria by Friday, January 2, 2015 (or earlier if total allocation is reached prior to this date) to be awarded for the January session.

 

  • Availability: Funds are available for the upcoming January 2015 session.
  • Initial eligibility:
    • Standard placement in Math and English on DeVry administered placement test or placement equivalency satisfied by transfer credit
      – AND –
    • Prior Academic Performance:
      • Cumulative GPA: 3.2 on a 4.0 scale (or 82% on 100 point scale) from conferred Undergraduate or Graduate degree from an outside institution
  • Award amount:   

Degree Level

Lifetime Award

Year 1, Per Semester

Year 2, Per Semester

Year 3, Per Semester

Master’s degree

$8,000

$667

$1,000

$1,500

 

  • Continued eligibility:
    • Must maintain a 3.0 CGPA
    • Enroll in at least 6 credit hours per semester

 

**Over $500,000 available for qualifying students over the next 3 years who enroll at DeVry University's Keller Graduate School of Management and start classes in the January 2015 session.

Graduate Students

Students must have applied and satisfied all scholarship criteria by Friday, January 2, 2015 (or earlier if total allocation is reached prior to this date) to be awarded for the January session.

 

Keller MBA Success Scholarship

This merit award provides tuition assistance to students enrolling in a MBA degree program at DeVry University’s Keller Graduate School of Management.

 

  • Availability: Funds are available for the upcoming January 2015 session.
  • Initial eligibility:
    • Standard placement in Math and English on DeVry administered placement test or equivalency satisfied by transfer credit
    • Undergraduate or Graduate cumulative GPA 2.8 (on a 4.0 scale) from a conferred degree (Alumni of DeVry University are eligible)
  • Award amount: $500 per semester (valued up to $4,000)
  • Continued eligibility:
    • Must maintain a 3.0 Cumulative GPA
    • Enroll in at least 6 credit hours per semester

 

Dennis Keller Scholarship

This merit award provides tuition assistance students enrolling in a master's degree program at DeVry University's Keller Graduate School of Management.

 

  • Availability: Funds are available for the upcoming January 2015 session.
  • Initial eligibility:
    • Placement testing standard in Math/English and one of the following:
      • Undergraduate cumulative GPA of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale)
      • GRE score of 300 or greater (quantitative and verbal combined)
      • GMAT composite score of 45 or greater (quantitative and verbal combined)
  • Award amount: $1,000 per semester (valued up to $6,000)
  • Continued eligibility:
    • Must maintain a 3.0 cumulative GPA
    • Enroll in at least 6 credit hours per semester

 


DeVry Cares Grant

This grant is awarded to new and continuing students that demonstrate unmet financial need. Award amounts vary. Specific eligibility criteria applies, please contact your DeVry University Student Central Office for additional information.

Veteran Students

Students must have applied and satisfied all scholarship criteria by Friday, January 2, 2015 (or earlier if total allocation is reached prior to this date) to be awarded for the January session.

 

Veteran's Appreciation Grant

Extending our appreciation for military service, Keller Graduate School of Management offers a Veteran's Appreciation Grant to help offset the costs of higher education and make college accessible for hardworking, talented students who have served in the U.S. Armed Forces.

 

  • Availability: Funds are available for the upcoming January 2015 session.
  • Initial eligibility:
    Open to new students who are veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces (Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps, Coast Guard, their respective reserve forces, Army National Guard, and Air National Guard) and can provide a copy of one of the following items:

    • DD214 Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty (Member 2 of Member 4 copy)
    • NGB22 National Guard Report of Separation or Record of Service (Member 2 of Member 4 copy)
  • Award amount: $500 per semester (valued up to $4,500)
  • Continued eligibility:
    • Must maintain a 3.0 CGPA
    • Enroll in at least 6 credit hours per semester

Note: Current members of the U.S. Armed Forces (those serving on active duty, guard, reserve, and their spouses) who qualify for the Military Tuition rate and veterans who received a dishonorable discharge are not eligible for this grant.

 

Yellow Ribbon Program Participant

The Yellow Ribbon GI Education Enhancement Program (Yellow Ribbon Program) is a provision of the Post-9/11 Veterans Educational Assistance Act of 2008, also known as the Post-9/11 GI Bill® or Chapter 33. The Yellow Ribbon Program allows DeVry University to enter into a voluntary agreement with the Department of Veterans Affairs to contribute funds to our veterans' unmet tuition and fee charges when their tuition and fees charges exceed the maximum amount payable under Chapter 33. The program allows DeVry University to contribute an amount up to 50 percent of veterans' unmet costs; the Department of Veterans Affairs will match the amount.  For additional information visit our Military Tuition page or contact your DeVry University Student Central Office.

 

GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA).  More information about education benefits offered by the VA is available at the official U.S. government website: www.benefits.va.gov/gibill.

International Students

Students must have applied and satisfied all scholarship criteria by Friday, January 2, 2015 (or earlier if total allocation is reached prior to this date) to be awarded for the January session.

 

New international students studying in the U.S. on an approved F-1 student visa are eligible for the Career Catalyst Scholarship and Keller MBA Success Scholarships. For details on Career Catalyst, look above at the All Students section. For details on Keller MBA Success Scholarship, look above at Graduate Students section.

Interested in scholarship information for undergraduate degree programs?  Visit our DeVry University's scholarship page for more information.

Basic Scholarship Eligibility

To qualify for a Keller Graduate School of Management scholarship, students must meet all of the following criteria as well as meet criteria outlined for each scholarship award. Students may also be required to meet additional criteria.

  • Students must have applied for admission to Keller Graduate School of Management.
  • Students must have met Keller entrance requirements.

General Scholarship and Grant Policies

  • Recipients are responsible for all other educational expenses.
  • Only degree-seeking students eligible for scholarship or grant funds.
  • Must be a United States citizen, Canadian citizen or reside within the United States. International students studying on a visa not eligible unless specified in specific award criteria.
  • Readmit and resume students are not eligible for DeVry scholarships unless specified within specific award criteria.
  • Alumni of DeVry University or its Keller Graduate School of Management are not eligible for scholarships unless specified within specified award criteria.
  • Scholarship or grant applications must be received prior to the start of classes to be eligible. Award recipients who do not start in their intended term specified on admissions application are subject to use requirement allowing recipient one subsequent term to start classes and utilize award. Recipients who do not start within two terms will have their award expired and will have to reapply for available offerings at time of actual enrollment.
  • Scholarship and grant recipients are expected to meet certain continuing eligibility criteria and progress in a timely manner toward completing their programs. To retain scholarship or grant eligibility, recipients must remain in good academic standing and meet additional conditions outlined in the terms and conditions document sent to award recipients.
  • To qualify for scholarship or grant funds, students must maintain continuous enrollment on a semester basis. Students may only be under enrolled or take only one semester off during their enrollment to remain eligible for funds.
  • Students eligible for multiple group tuition rates, pricing programs, scholarships or grants will receive the one most beneficial.
  • Recipients must acknowledge receipt of the terms and conditions document pertaining to their specific scholarship or grant award. Disbursement of funds may be withheld until receipt of this document is acknowledged in writing and returned by recipients.

*In the 2014-2015 award year (7/1/14 to 6/30/15), DeVry will make $75 million available for scholarships and grants to new and continuing students who meet merit and need-based qualifications.

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How do I contact the Keller Graduate Student Finance Office?

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Keller Graduate School of Management
Keller Graduate Student Finance Services
3005 Highland Parkway
Downers Grove, IL 60515-5799

866-553-3879
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Am I full time or part time?

Six or more semester credit hours is considered full time enrollment, and three to five semester credit hours is considered half-time enrollment.

What if my status changes from part-time to full-time and I need additional funding?

If you need to request additional funds due to enrollment status change (part-time to full-time), you must submit the request to the Graduate Student Finance Services at help.keller.edu. The academic year loan limit is $20,500, or your budget limit, whichever is less.