Financial Assistance Resources
At MSPS we are committed to helping students of all backgrounds afford an education and graduate with minimal loans. We offer a number of scholarship programs and work closely with the Office of Financial Aid to ensure that costs are manageable for each student.
MSPS Contact: Joy Niles, 202-319-5307
Sheehy Scholarship: Offered to bachelor's degree students on a need-basis. Up to 50% off tuition. The application deadline is July 1 for the upcoming academic year. Application available here.
Alumni Scholarship: Offered to incoming master's degree students who completed an undergraduate degree at MSPS. The application deadline is July 15 for the upcoming academic year. Application available here.
FAFSA and Federal Aid
A FAFSA must be completed to qualify for federal financial aid or any MSPS scholarship programs. The federal government offers a number of grant and loan programs including but not limited to: Pell Grants, Perkins Loans, subsidized and unsubsidized Stafford Loans, and GraduatePLUS loans.
Private Loan Sources
[Note: These lenders serve as an example of private loan providers. We encourage students to work with the financial aid office and conduct their own research in choosing a loan provider of their choice.]
State Financial Assistance Resources
Free Scholarship Search Sites
[Note: These websites are suggestions for places to start your search.]