Concordia University Ann Arbor is pleased to announce an unprecedented level of financial support for adult and post-traditional learners who wish to further their education at one of the fastest-growing colleges in the Midwest.

Four new scholarship programs have been made available for the 2018-19 academic year. Earlier this fall, Concordia announced the first of the opportunities, the Alumni Scholarship program, open to all alumni of Concordia University Ann Arbor and Wisconsin.

In addition to alumni, scholarships are now available for employees of Christian churches and schools, as well as Concordia’s official business and academic partners.

To be eligible, applicants must enroll in any of the approved academic programs offered through Concordia’s School of Arts and Sciences, Haab School of Business, or School of Education.

“We recognize how difficult it is today for adult learners to find the financial support they need to further their career and personal vocations,” says Dr. Michael Uden, vice provost of student enrollment and engagement. “We, at Concordia, have created these scholarships to ease their burden and help them reach their God-given potential.”

Learn more about uncommon scholarships for adult and post-traditional learners.

Concordia’s adult education and post-traditional scholarship programs include:

  • Business Community Scholarship—Employees of any business or corporation that has an official partnership with Concordia University are able to receive $150 per three-credit undergraduate course of $200 per three-credit course in eligible graduate programs.
  • Academic Community Scholarship—Concordia currently has Preferred Educational Partnership agreements with numerous public and private schools in Michigan. All PEP district employees are eligible to receive $150 per three-credit undergraduate course or $450 per three-credit graduate course in programs such as the new Doctorate of Education of Leadership in Innovation and Continuous Improvement (EdD LICI).
  • Christian Community Scholarship—Throughout the nation and world, employees of any qualifying Christian church or school are eligible to receive $200 per three-credit course in adult accelerated undergraduate programs or $500 per participating graduate program.
  • Alumni Scholarship—Concordia is proud of its more than 30,000 alumni from both the Ann Arbor and Mequon campuses, all of whom are eligible to receive $200 per three-credit course in adult accelerated undergraduate programs or $500 per participating graduate programs.

Visit to learn more and to apply.

— Kali Thiel is director of university communications for Concordia University Wisconsin and Ann Arbor. She may be reached at or 262-243-2149.

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