City Year is proud to partner with Claremont Graduate University, the only comprehensive university in the nation dedicated entirely to graduate-level education, offering a $12,000 annual tuition fellowship.
Eligible Claremont Graduate University schools and programs
- The Peter F. Drucker & Masatoshi Ito Graduate School of Management (The Drucker School), a leading graduate school focused on ethical management and values-based leadership education.
- The School of Educational Studies, which is dedicated to transforming the lives of learners at all educational levels through its commitment to social justice and accountability.
- The School of Social Science, Policy & Evaluation, which has a long standing tradition of academic excellence and integrating the disciplines of social sciences, economics, politics, and policy.
- The School of Community & Global Health, which provides a dynamic and progressive place for students to advance their careers through graduate study in public health.
- The Institute of Mathematical Sciences, which focuses on developing new generations of mathematical scientists for positions in education, industry, and government laboratories.
- Center for Information Systems and Technology, which prepares outstanding professionals and educators to assume leadership positions within the field of Information Systems and Technology.
Benefits offered by Claremont Graduate University
| Scholarship Amount
|| $12,000 annual tuition fellowship
| Number of Scholarships Awarded Annually
|| All admitted
| One-year deferral to admitted City Year participants
| Application Fee Waiver
Eligibility & Additional Info
- The award to eligible City Year participants will be a $12,000 fellowship per year for all admitted City Year corps, alumni or staff members per year, renewable in subsequent years of the program until degree has been completed. The $12,000 annual equates to $6,000 per semester based on 12 units of enrollment. The amount will be adjusted if enrolled in more or less than 12 units per semester.
- Eligible members of the City Year community include currently serving corps members, alumni who completed a term of AmeriCorps service and staff members employed for at least two years.
To Contact the Admissions Office
Please note that all admissions and scholarship decisions are made by the educational institution. AmeriCorps 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.