Welcome to the new Tulane School of Professional Advancement.
Our name has changed from the School of Continuing Studies but our mission has stayed the same.
Several scholarships are designated especially for SoPA students. Click the links below for information about each scholarship, and how to apply.
May Allen/Delta Kappa Gamma Scholarships
Available to members of Delta Kappa Gamma, an organization for female teachers, in support of their continuing education.
Louis E. Barrilleaux Scholarships for Alpha Sigma Lambda Members
Eligible students must be members or newly invited to join Alpha Sigma Lambda, the national honor society for part-time students.
Harrah's Scholarships for Minority Students
Awarded to part-time, undergraduate School of Professional Advancement students who contribute to the ethnic diversity of Tulane’s undergraduate population.
James Monaghan and Alana Bishop Monaghan Scholarship
Open to part-time, undergraduate students majoring or minoring in Homeland Security Studies.
Osher Re-entry Scholarships
Eligible students must be part-time, undergraduates pursuing their first bachelor’s degree between the ages of 25 and 50. Students must have earned at least 9 credits at Tulane, but not more than 40 credits.
Tidewater/Thomas J. Assad Scholarship
Awarded to part-time, undergraduate students majoring or minoring in English. No application is necessary; all eligible students are screened for this award.
The Elmo and Margaret Allen Waltzer Scholarship
Awarded to students who provide service to their communities, to the School of Professional Advancement, or to Tulane University. No applications accepted for this award.
For more information, students should consult their advisor.