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Bruce McGlenn
Bruce McGlenn, MBA Cohort 4
You’ve completed your Application for Admission and Student Financial Records Form and are ready to take the next step toward securing a scholarship. Pinchot University’s scholarship selection process awards applicants with strong leadership capacity, community engagement skills and desire to become a change agent for a better future. View specific scholarships below for further details on requirements and application process. Scholarship funds are provided by Pinchot University. In 2016-2017, Pinchot has a total of $645,000 available to award in scholarships. Scholarships do not apply to room-and-board costs or non-tuition related expenses. Scholarship recipients must maintain Satisfactory Academic Progress and a minimum of full-time enrollment while receiving awards.

Scholarship Deadlines

 
FALL 2016 Priority Deadline Regular Deadline Final Deadline*
MBA admission application January 29, 2016 May 3, 2016 September 5, 2016
MBA scholarship application February 1, 2016 May 3, 2016 September 5, 2016
* Scholarships are not guaranteed for final deadline applicants, and are only granted if funds remain available. We recommend applying early. Note that Certificate programs are not eligible for institutional scholarships. » Learn more about the Admissions Process

Notification and Acceptance

Pinchot will notify students of scholarship awards by February 12, 2016 for Priority Applications and by May 24, 2016 for Regular Applications. We ask that applicants notify us as soon as they decide if they are accepting their offer of admissions and scholarship award. We ask that Priority Applicants notify us no later than May 23, 2016 and that Regular Applicants notify us by July 13, 2016. Scholarship recipients should respond no later than their appropriate deadline to accept their scholarship. If recipients do not accept their scholarship, the funds are redistributed to other applicants.

Scholarships at Pinchot University

For questions regarding any of the below scholarships, please contact the Office of Admissions at admissions@presidio.edu or (415) 655-8912.

In 2016-2017, Pinchot has a total of $645,000 available to award in scholarships. View specific scholarships below for further details on requirements and application process.

Pinchot University Scholarships

Capa Diversity & Inclusion Scholarship

The Capa Diversity & Inclusion Scholarship is available to newly admitted students who have demonstrated leadership in areas of diversity and inclusion. Value: $1,000 paid over a 2 year period.

Native American Scholarship

The Native American Scholarship is available to members of a federal or state recognized tribe, or a descendant of at least one grandparent or parent who is an enrolled tribal member. Value: $10,000 paid over a 2 year period.

Pinchot Leadership Scholarship

The Pinchot Leadership Scholarship is available to newly admitted students who are current or future leaders within their community or business organization. Value: up to $7,500 paid over a 2 year period.

Institutional Grant

Institutional grants are financial awards that do not have to be repaid. They are based on financial need, meaning grant qualifications will be determined by the Estimated Family Contribution (EFC) provided on the applicant’s FAFSA. Applicants who have a 0 EFC will be awarded this grant. The Circle Grant is $1000 per academic year. Students must maintain half-time enrollment in one of Pinchot’s MBA programs to receive this award. To apply, applicants must complete the Free Application for Federal Financial Aid.

External Financing Options

Pinchot University may work with external sources of aid including but not limited to: private scholarships, Federal Stafford Loans, employee tuition assistance, etc. Please contact Student Financial Services (financialaid@presidio.edu) with questions if you may have an external funding source.
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