Sweere Scholarship For Single Parents

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This scholarship is offered to incoming, single-parent students. It is available to students who have applied to the:

  • Doctor of Chiropractic Program

Awards available

  • $5,000 awarded over your first two trimesters
  • Up to 3 scholarships awarded per entering trimester, depending on funding

Eligibility requirements

  • Acceptance into the Doctor of Chiropractic Program
  • Single parent with at least one child who lives with you and who will receive more than half of their support from you during the school year
  • Enrolled in at last 15 credits per trimester
  • No GPA requirement but student must remain in good academic standing

Scholarship limit

Students are not eligible to receive a combination of scholarships and/or tuition remission benefits totaling more than 100% of the cost of their tuition.

Application procedure

1. Submit a Free Application for Student Financial Aid (FAFSA) - if you have not done so already

2. Submit a Sweere Scholarship Application, including:

  • An essay explaining how the Sweere Scholarship will help you achieve the goal of completing the Doctor of Chiropractic Program.

3. Attend an in-person interview

Application deadline

The final deadline for submitting a scholarship application is the first day of classes of the student's entering term. Applying early is highly recommended.

Award notification

A letter of award will be sent by the Scholarship Committee and Office of Admissions 3 weeks after the application deadline.

Find out when you will be notified.


Upon receipt of a scholarship award, an adjustment may be made to your financial aid package to meet federal regulations and institutional policies.

 

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