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University Partnership: Brandeis University Heller School for Social Policy and Management

Heller School for Social Policy and Management

 

 

 

 

 

 

City Year is proud to partner with The Heller School for Social Policy and Management at Brandeis University, a leading graduate school focused on developing new knowledge and insights in the fields of social policy and health and human services management, offering a range of scholarships including one annual 100% tuition scholarship to an outstanding applicant.

Background

The Heller School for Social Policy and Management at Brandeis University and City Year have a long history of partnership. We are proud to announce details of a new aspect of this partnership that provides scholarships to City Year corps members, alumni and staff accepted to The Heller School's full-time MBA and MPP programs.


Benefits offered by The Heller School for Social Policy and Management

Scholarship Amount 

- One annual 100% Tuition scholarship
- Up to $20,000 per year (see below)

Number of Scholarships Awarded Annually         

- 1 (for the 100% scholarship)
- 10 (for up to $20,000 scholarship)

Application Fee Waiver Yes



Eligibility & Additional Info

  • Scholarships awarded to City Year corps members and alumni for at least one year of service and City Year staff members employed for at least two years.

  • The Heller School will award up to 10 scholarships annually; plus one annual 100% Tuition Scholarship.

  • Scholarships are pegged to the amount of time served in the corps or on staff. Each accepted Heller School / City Year participant will be eligible to receive a scholarship from the Heller School for the MPP (two years, four semesters) or MBA (16 months, four consecutive semesters) program according to the designations below:

  • The Heller School will award up to 10 scholarships annually; plus one annual 100% Tuition Scholarship.

  • Scholarship amount elibility is as follows
    • One annual 100% Tuition Scholarship
    • One year served in the corps: $10,000 ($2,500 per semester)
    • Two years served in the corps: $20,000 ($5,000 per semester)
    • On staff for at least 2 years: $10,000 ($2,500 per semester)
    • On staff for at least 3 years: $20,000 ($5,000 per semester)
    • One year served in the corps and at least 2 years on staff: $20,000 ($5,000 per semester)

  • The Heller School is especially interested in City Year corps members, staff and alumni that have at least a year or two of work experience. A senior corps year is considered valuable work experience.

  • Scholarships will be provided in lieu of the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award Match.

  • This opportunity is provided in support of City Year's continuous learning and development objectives for its staff, corps and alumni.


To Apply

  • Click here to access The Heller for Social Policy and Management's admissions website and apply online.

  • Deadline:  Please check the Heller School's website for more deadline details.

  • To identify your City Year affiliation: Please contact the Brandeis University Heller School's Admissions Office (listed below) to get the application fee waived and be considered for scholarship. 

 

To Contact the Admissions Office


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David Weatherly '08 & '09
MBA Candidate, The Heller School '13

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Please note that all admissions and scholarship decisions are made by the educational institution. Corps members, alumni and staff interested in these scholarships must complete the full application process for the institution. Please pay close attention to deadlines, and consider beginning work on your applications early in the year.

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