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The Value-Creating Education Scholarship

The Institute for Daisaku Ikeda Studies in Education, through its Value-Creating Education scholarship, provides recognition and financial assistance to students enrolled in the Master of Education (MEd) program in Value-Creating Education for Global Citizenship who are in good academic standing. The Value-Creating Education scholarship award provides up to $15,000 in tuition support for recipients. In order to remain eligible, student award recipients must be enrolled in program courses throughout the full academic year and may only take off quarters if their required courses are not offered. To qualify, applicants must:

  • Be a graduate student enrolled in the Master of Education (MEd) program in Value-Creating Education for Global Citizenship
  • Demonstrate good academic standing
  • Demonstrate financial need
  • Additional consideration may be given to students from underrepresented populations or underrepresented geographic locations in the field of value-creating education or those who demonstrate an interest in or commitment to working with underrepresented populations.
  •  Preference may also be given to students who have an interest in practicing value-creating education over the long term or those who demonstrate a record of service and commitment to the ideals of Tsunesaburo Makiguchi, Josei Toda, and Daisaku Ikeda. Learn more

How to Apply

  • The Value-Creating Education Scholarship application is completed online at the Scholarship Connect website.
  • Students log in using their Campus Connect credentials.
  • Students will be prompted to submit a general scholarship application.
  • Students can view scholarships under the “Opportunities” tab. There are three options: Recommended, Ours, and External. Students may search for The Value-Creating Education Scholarship under the “Ours” option.
  • Students may begin submitting applications on July 1. Applications close August 20.
  • Result times vary. All applicants are notified of the scholarship committee's decisions whether or not the applicant was awarded the scholarship. Award decision notifications are made via Scholarship Connect.