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Master's and Doctoral Level Scholarships

The following awards are listed for the 2019-2020 academic year and are subject to change. 

Premier Scholarships 
Award Name  Amount  Additional Benefit 
Graduate Education Fellow  100% tuition coverage (year round when enrolled full-time) Includes $15,000 stipend 
Graduate Education Champion Scholarship

$7,000 per year ($3,500 for each fall and spring semester). Summer Institute: $2,500

Available to full-time master's level students enrolled in 9 credits per semester selected by the department; this scholarship serves as payment for an assistantship of 12 hours per week in the fall and spring and 12 hours per week for 8 weeks during the summer. 

These awards are offered as a part of the Graduate Quest Fellows and Scholarship Program and cannot be stacked with other Graduate Education Scholarships. Please see below for more information on this opportunity.

Graduate Quest Whole Person Fellow/Scholarship Program

This unique program awards one President's Fellow, three Dean’s Fellows and additional scholarships to qualified students. A Fellow is a one-year, renewable award that includes full-tuition and a $15,000 assistantship stipend. In addition, the President's Fellow receives on-campus room and board. Opportunities for Fellow awards are offered as vacancies occur. 


The following academic scholarships are annual awards ranging from $700 - $1,400. These may not be pro-rated for part time enrollment. Student not awarded an academic scholarship upon admission to the graduate program will be eligible for a $700 annual scholarship awarded after the successful completion of 12 graduate (master's not leveling) hours with a 3.0 GPA.

College GPA Annual Scholarship Award Renewal GPA
3.0 - 3.39 $700 3.5
3.4 - 3.79 $1,000 3.5
3.8 - 4.0 $1,400 3.5

Alumni Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to graduates of Oral Roberts University. This requires full-time enrollment and will not be pro-rated for part-time enrollment.

Eligibility Scholarship Award Amount Renewal GPA
 ORU Graduate   $350 per semester for full-time students  3.0
Christian school service scholarship

To be eligible for this scholarship you must be serving full-time at a Christian school. This cannot be combined with other Graduate Education Scholarships and may not be pro-rated for part-time enrollment. 

Degree Program Annual Scholarship Award Renewal GPA
Masters & Doctoral Level

$3,000 per year ($1,500 each for fall and spring semester)
$1,500 Summer Institute 
$400 towards Masters Internship or Doctoral Dissertation

Military Discount

The Military Discount Scholarship may be pro-rated for part-time enrollment. 

Eligibility Scholarship Award Renewal GPA
Active Duty Military $1,000 3.0

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