The Bayan Claremont Hassan Hathout Spiritual Care Full Tuition Scholarship is an honor bestowed upon a deserving and highly qualified full-time entering graduate student enrolled in Bayan’s 72-unit Master’s of Divinity in Islamic Chaplaincy program.

Up to $72,000 – disbursed incrementally each semester to recipient in good standing.
Full tuition and fees for up to three academic years.
(covering all coursework for 72 unit M.Div. degree).
Requires continuous full-time enrollment (8 courses per academic year – Spring, Summer and Fall).

Entering students who have been admitted for study
Full-time enrollment (usually 9-12 units/semester)
Citizen of the United States of America

Application Requirements:
Academic merit (entering cumulative GPA of 3.7 or above)
Personal vision statement (500 words)
Professional growth plan in chaplaincy (500 words)
Demonstrated community service/leadership
Résumé (upload as attachment)
2 letters of recommendation (upload as attachments)


July 1 (for Fall start)
Dec. 10 (for Spring start)

Renewable annually for up to three years.
Maintenance of 3.7 or higher cumulative GPA.
Interruption of studies may result in termination of award.

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