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A Clark graduate degree can cost less than you think.

Clark University graduate programs award generous merit-based scholarships to students who demonstrate academic potential, professional leadership, and commitment to Clark community values.

Both U.S. and International students are eligible for scholarship awards.

Merit-based scholarship awards are assessed during the application review process and no additional application is required. Scholarship awards may vary by department and program.

Candidates seeking scholarships are encouraged to apply early, during priority application periods.
Candidate who apply outside of the priority application period will be considered for scholarship funding as available.

More than 90% of Clark graduate students, both U.S. and international, receive scholarships.
Scholarship awards vary by department and program, and may total up to or more than 50% of tuition.


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Merit Scholarships for Graduate Study

  • Presidential Merit Scholarships
  • Dean’s Merit Scholarships

Endowed Scholarships and Fellowships

Scholarships for Specific Populations

  • Beta Gamma Sigma (BGS) Scholarships: The School of Management is proud to offer 50% tuition scholarships to BGS members.
  • National Service Scholarships: Clark partners with AmeriCorps and City Year and provide 50% tuition fellowships to returned service volunteers accepted to IDCE and SOM graduate programs.
  • Members of Worcester and Metro West Chambers of Commerce: The School of Management, IDCE, and School of Professional Studies offer 25% tuition scholarships to employees of member companies and their families.
  • Clark Alumni Scholarships: Clark undergraduate and graduate alumni admitted to a graduate degree program receive 50% tuition scholarships for SOM and IDCE on-campus programs and 30% tuition scholarships for School of Professional Studies programs.

Additional Financing Options

Financial Aid: You may be eligible to apply for federal or private loans to help bridge the gap. Contact the Office of Financial Assistance.

Assistantships: A limited number of salaried teaching, research, and/or graduate assistantships are available each semester. Enrolled students may apply for these positions at the start of their studies.

The Clark Office of Prestigious Fellowships and Scholarships helps connect the Clark community with national fellowship and scholarship opportunities and provides application assistance to interested students.

Contact Information

Graduate Admissions

Office Location
  • 138 Woodland St.
    Worcester MA 01610-1477

  • 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., Monday through Friday

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