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February 13, 2014

Aquinas Institute of Theology Announces Two Full Scholarship Opportunities

(St. Louis, Missouri) – New students applying for the Master of Arts in Theology degree program at Aquinas Institute of Theology can now submit an application for one of two Dominican Jubilee Scholarships. These new scholarships celebrate the 75th Anniversary of the St. Albert the Great Province of Dominican Friars (central U.S.), and will cover tuition and fees for the duration of the degree program, as long as a 3.5 or higher cumulative grade point average is maintained throughout the program duration.

Scholarship application criteria is as follows:

Applicants must:
1). apply for the Master of Arts in Theology degree program.
2). have a bachelor’s degree in any field, with an undergraduate cumulative grade point average of 3.50 or higher.
3). have a minimum of 12 credit hours in philosophy and/or theology on their undergraduate record.
4). intend to be a full time student (minimum 9 credits per semester).
5). expect to complete the degree on campus (occasional online-hybrid courses allowable).

"As a graduate school of theology, Aquinas Institute has one of the most exciting missions, namely, to prepare others to proclaim the good news of the Gospel”, says Aquinas Institute of Theology President, Fr. Dave G. Caron, O.P. “With gratitude, we join the joyful 75th anniversary celebration with the Dominican Province of St. Albert the Great. These Jubilee Scholarships will have impact by assisting Aquinas Institute of Theology to recruit, retain, motivate and educate the very best church leaders for tomorrow."

Applications for Fall 2014 must be received by April 15, 2014, and scholarship awards will be announced on April 30, 2014. The quality of the essays submitted for the Master of Arts in Theology degree program application will be used in judging candidates for these scholarships.  Dominican Jubilee Scholarship applications are available from the Aquinas Institute Office of Financial Aid by contacting finaid@ai.edu.

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Aquinas Institute of Theology is a Roman Catholic graduate school located in Saint Louis, Missouri, sponsored and administered by the Order of Preachers, Province of Saint Albert the Great, in the Dominican tradition. Offering a number of both residential and online graduate degree and certificate programs, Aquinas Institute’s foundation in the Catholic faith and Dominican mission is to educate men and women to preach, to teach, to minister, and to lead.

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