Fellowships & Aid

Fellowships & Financial Aid

Many graduate students require financial assistance to help pay for their studies. A variety of loan options is available to qualified students enrolled in at least two courses (six credits) in a given semester. Learn more about graduate student loans

Robert H. Goddard Graduate Research Fellowships

Awarded on a competitive basis across all fields of study at WPI, Goddard Fellowships are limited to U.S. citizens and provide recipients with a 12-month stipend and tuition support. A completed application must be submitted by February 15 to be considered for a fall award. Applications and criteria are available here

Graduate Management Assistantships

The School of Business has a limited number of Graduate Management Assistantships available to entering full-time students. These assistantships provide compensation up to $4800 per academic year in exchange for the student working with a management faculty member in a research or administrative capacity. There is no tuition waiver included with these assistantships, which are awarded on merit.

Fellowships and Scholarships

This WPI website provides advice about graduate schools, applications, prestigious fellowships, a database of fellowships and scholarships, and more. Fellowships and Scholarships.

Student Loans

Financial assistance is also available through the WPI Financial Aid Office in the form of student loans. To qualify, students must be enrolled in a degree-granting program on at least a half-time basis. (Two or more classes per semester).

Employer Tuition Assistance

Many of WPI's part-time graduate management students receive tuition benefits from their employers. Students should contact the human resources department at their workplace for further information.

Links to Other Financing Resources

Please note that WPI does not necessarily endorse any of these opportunities. Applicants are responsible for their own investigation of external funding resources.