Counseling Program

The following listings are scholarship and grant opportunities for which you may be eligible. Many of these opportunities are not offered by Seattle University, so please use the contact information listed if you have questions. Students will generally be notified by email of these opportunities as well.

Counseling Program Endowed Scholarship

This award was created by a group of counseling alumni to honor retired counseling faculty during the College of Education 75th Anniversary year. The fund provides scholarships to graduate students in the College of Education Counseling Program.

Amount Awarded: $750 - $2000
Duration: One academic term
Application Deadline: May 30, 2017

Criteria for Selection

To be eligible for the scholarship, the student must:

  • Be enrolled as a full-time graduate student at the College of Education
  • Demonstrate financial need
  • Demonstrate academic achievement
  • Demonstrate social justice orientation/commitment
  • Demonstrate leadership and participation in profession organizations
  • Demonstrate membership in a historically marginalized group

How to Apply

Complete the COUN Scholarship Application 2017-18 and email it to


Research is an important part of counselor preparation, and CACREP is supporting student research with a grant for a student or group of students currently enrolled in a CACREP-accredited program. CACREP is interested in a wide variety of research topics that would assist with and are of relevance to CACREP's mission.

Eligible: Students in good standing in CACREP-accredited counseling programs. Primary researchers should be familiar with CACREP's mission, accreditation process and standards.

  • Grant Amount: Up to $500
  • Deadline: Rolling

How to Apply: See the criteria and other details here. Email finished proposals to 

COE Scholarships

Please review College of Education scholarships and external scholarships for additional opportunities.