Reach Your Professional Goals - With a Little Help
The Center for Professional Education is furthering the university's mission to expand access to educational opportunities with scholarships available each semester for many of our programs.
Scholarship-eligible programs include:
- Graphic Design Certificate Program
- Paralegal Certificate Program
- Online Paralegal Certificate Program
- Project Management Certificate Program
- Online Project Management Certificate Program
We believe in the transformative power of education and that the learning environment is enriched by a variety of different backgrounds and personal experiences. Our goal in offering these scholarships for up to 80% of the stated registration fee is to support diversity, equity and inclusivity by making professional education more accessible.
Your Path to Success
Our scholarship recipients are hard workers with a drive to succeed and a history of achievement. Applying for a Road to Success scholarship is an opportunity to showcase your previous successes and communicate your vision for the future, including how completing a professional certificate program will contribute to your continuing career development and personal goals.
Scholarship Program Details
Check Your Eligibility
See income requirements for eligibility and other characteristics for scholarship applicants.
How to Apply
Explore all the steps to follow to complete your application, including an easy overview of the required application materials.
Terms and Conditions
Read the fine print to make sure you understand this opportunity and the expectations completely.
You have questions - we have answers! Learn more about the deadline cycles, application questions and more.
See the Impact
Meet our student, Sara Clemente, who took the Paralegal Certificate Program with the help of our scholarship.
The Road to Success Scholarship has been awarded to 90 people since it was founded in 2019, totaling over $300,000 saved by our students in their pursuit of an education.
Important Dates for Summer 2023 Scholarships
All application materials (including letters from your references) must be received by the application deadline (noted below) for programs offered September 1 - December 31.
|Scholarship Applications and References Due by Midnight||July 17, 2023|
|Applicants Notified of Decision via Email||August 11, 2023|
|Recipient Acceptance of Award Required by||August 28, 2023|
|Registration for Program Required by||September 1, 2023|
|Payment of Remaining Enrollment Fee Required by||September 1, 2023|