Please note that students may choose to apply for any scholarship they are eligible for, but are only permitted to hold only one Westminster scholarship at a time.

US & Canadian Scholarships:

General Scholarship
A need-based grant that can cover up to 25% of tuition for full-time US & Canadian students.

MDiv Ministry: Under Care or Mentored Ministry
A need-based grant for full-time students who are Under Care in a NAPARC church or who hold equivalent status in a Reformed confessional church. Can cover up to 50% of tuition.

American Minority
A need-based grant for full-time African-American, Hispanic-American, American Indian, Alaskan native, or female students who are being trained for ministry leadership. Can cover up to 50% of tuition. 

Church Partnership Grant
A scholarship for both full and part-time students where Westminster will match the financial support of your church, up to 33% of tuition. Church support must be received by the first day of class to receive the award.

Spouse Scholarship
A scholarship for both full- and part-time spouses of full-time students. The scholarship will cover up to the number of credits that the full-time student is paying for during a given semester or term. 

International Scholarships:

International Master’s Grant
This schoalrship factors in both need and merit, and is awarded for international MDiv and MAR students who plan to return to their home countries for ministry after graduation. Can cover 25-100% of tuition. Does not cover living expenses.

Spouse Scholarship
A scholarship is offered for both full- and part-time spouses of full-time students in the MDiv and MAR programs. The scholarship will cover up to the number of credits that the full-time student is paying for during a given semester or term. 

Other Scholarships: 

Westminster also has a number of merit-based scholarships that students do not directly apply for, but after submission of their admissions application, they will be considered for all scholarships that they might be eligible to receive. These scholarships include: 

  • Presidential Scholarship
  • George D. Sinclair Scholarship
  • Leaders of the Kingdom Scholarship
  • Dick Dabney Scholarship
  • McGowan Scholarship
  • Craig Scholarship
  • Myer Scholarship
  • Mephibosheth Scholarship
  • Walter and Helen Lee Scholarship
  • Dolan Scholarship
  • Patricia Comber Scholarship
  • YuongSang Presbyterian Church Scholarship
  • Cerritos Presbyterian Church Scholarship. 

Students do not directly apply for these awards, but they are instead given out at the discretion of the Scholarship Committee. 

Visit this article to see the deadline(s) to apply for these scholarships.

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