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Tuition & Financial Aid
Scholarships & Grants

All students are eligible for merit-based scholarships through the department, ranging up to $10,000 per year (based on full-time enrollment).

Additional scholarships are also available through the department for an average of $9,000 a year for full-time students and $3,500 a year for part-time students, including Forte Fellow scholarships. These scholarships are available to qualified students who have been accepted into the program and current students in the Mills MBA program. For application information, please contact MBA Admissions at 510.430.3173 or The application process is handled within the department.

There are many other scholarship opportunities for students to explore. A partial list below should help you start your research. Please note that some scholarships have deadlines, so please start your research early.

Opportunities for international students are displayed in a separate table.

AICPA Scholarship for Minority Accounting Student Prospective and current students of color with an interest in accounting Apr 1 up to $5,000
Alpha Kappa Alpha Ed Advancement Foundation Merit and need-based scholarships. For currently enrolled graduate or undergraduate students Aug 15 $750-$1,500
American Association of University Women (AAUW) Career Development Grants Prospective and current graduate female students Dec 15 $2,000-$12,000
American Association of University Women Selected Professions Fellowship Prospective and current graduate female students of color Jan 10 $5,000-$18,000
Institute for Diversity in Health Management Prospective and current graduate students of ethnic minorities Jan 9 $1,000
Chicana/Latina Foundation Scholarships Prospective and current graduate or undergraduate students who are Chicana/Latina women Mar 31 $1,500
Government Finance Officers Association  (Four scholarships) Current graduate or undergraduate students interested in state and local government finance Feb 20 $7,000-$12,000
Financial Women of San Francisco Prospective and current graduate or undergraduate women interested in finance or accounting Mar 29 $10,000
Hispanic Scholarship Fund Various scholarships for current and prospective Hispanic full-time graduate or undergraduate students Oct 1 - Feb 28


The LAGRANT Foundation Prospective and current graduate full-time students in an ethnic minority group emphasizing in public relations, marketing, or advertising Feb 27 $5,000
National Association of Black Accountants Must have current student or professional membership to NABA Mar 16 $500-$6,000
National Black MBA Scholarship Currently enrolled full-time graduate students who are African-American May 9 Up to $10,000

National Society of Hispanic MBAs NSHMBA members. Prospective or current MBA students. May 2 $2500-$10,000

National Scholastic Achievement Award LULAC

Prospective and current graduate and undergraduate students who are Hispanic Mar 31


New Sector Alliance Fellowship

Current undergraduate and graduate students who are talented and highly-motivated emerging leaders committed to social impact. Rolling basis $2,000-$6,000
Additional Info
Scholarships & Grants

Scholarships for International Students

Contact Information
P: 510.430.3173

If you have a specific question for a faculty member, please contact or call 510.430.2194.

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Last Updated: 2/24/17