Scholarships

See below for our listing of Graduate Scholarships: YOU may qualify!

MFA in Creative Writing
We have a variety of scholarships for students pursuing a Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing

Kalmanovitz School of Education
All students and admitted applicants who have filed the required financial aid forms in a timely fashion receive equal consideration for Saint Mary's College Kalmanovitz School of Education scholarships, in relation to their financial need, academic standing and content of their application essay. Submissions are reviewed by the scholarship committee every fall and spring. Scholarships and grants may be found on this page or obtained from their office.

School of Economics & Business Administration
Each year, a number of scholarships are available to qualified students in the Graduate Business programs. Scholarships are awarded on various criteria usually reflecting the values and purposes of the donor or founder of the award. These scholarships also help reducing student debts, a national issue, in the current economic situation. All applicants are highly encouraged to apply for a scholarship

MA in Kinesiology
We have a number of scholarships and assistantships for students pursuing a Master of Arts in Kinesiology.

External Scholarships for Graduate and Professional Studies (GPS)
Prospective and current students can check the GPS website here for a listing. Be sure to note eligibility and deadlines. 

Career Development Center
Information about Graduate Scholarships/Fellowships/Grants are available through the Career Development Center. To schedule an appointment or for more information, please call: 925-631-4600.

International Merit-based Scholarships
Starting Summer 2023, incoming international master's students may qualify for the Provost's International Master's Merit-Based Scholarship which provides up to $10,000 in scholarships. Scholarships vary depending on program.