Biomedical Graduate Education

Scholarships for New Students

Biomedical Graduate Education offers scholarships to incoming master’s and certificate students based on merit and service. We invite you to browse these opportunities and consider applying for them when applying to our academic programs.

In addition to the scholarships below, we also offer merit-based scholarships to a limited number of master’s students based on the recommendation of individual programs. Please contact your program regarding merit-based scholarships. You may also preview more scholarships and funding opportunities available to BGE students.


Amira Mohamed

I plan to work hard on my knowledge of biomedicine and pursue the advice and guidance of the distinguished BGE faculty as I further my career.”
— Amira Mohamed – 2021 Hoyas for Science Scholarship Recipient

Hoyas for Science Scholarship

BGE strives for diversity, equity, and inclusion. The Hoyas for Science merit scholarship program advances these aims by rewarding applicants whose experience, when evaluated holistically, suggests they are uniquely able to enrich the BGE community. This scholarship awards 20% of tuition costs for one academic year to newly admitted students.

Ignatian Hoya Biomedical Academic Scholarship

Georgetown University is the nation’s oldest Catholic and Jesuit university. Drawing upon the 450-year legacy of Jesuit education, we provide students with a world-class learning experience focused on educating the whole person through exposure to different faiths, cultures and beliefs. The Ignatian Hoya Biomedical Academic Scholarship awards 20% of tuition costs for one academic year to newly admitted students who represent the Ignatian ideals in their personal accomplishments.

Jesuit Volunteer Corps Service Scholarship

BGE challenges our students to engage in the world and become men and women in the service of others. We are partnering with the Jesuit Volunteer Corps in offering a Jesuit Volunteer Corps Scholarship, awarding individuals who have served at least one year in the Jesuit Volunteer Corps a 20% tuition scholarship each semester.

Segal AmeriCorps Education Award

BGE is proud to foster a culture of service among our students and alumni. We are pleased to announce that we are an education partner with the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award. Recipients of the full-time award receive a 100% matching scholarship in the first semester of enrollment.

Federal Academic Alliance Scholarship

The Federal Academic Alliance scholarship awards 15% of tuition costs each semester to eligible federal employees across the country as part of the U.S. Office of Personnel Management’s effort to address critical skills gaps in mission-critical occupations.

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