Walden University, an accredited and reputable online institution offering a wide range of Bachelor, Masters and Doctoral degrees launched a need-based scholarship program just before the year 2007 started. The new scholarship program is called Walden University Doctoral Studies Scholarship. Walden offers a total of $1Million worth of scholarships that will be given to 100 deserving new online doctoral students who will meet the financial need requirements.
The program aims to support and promote doctoral study to new Ph.D. and Ed.D students as these types of students are the one who are heavily burden by bigger financial debts. The Walden University Doctoral Studies Scholarship was also created to encourage and augment the quantity of professional scholars who will make intensive researches to work out problems in their respective professions and contribute significant solutions to various societal issues.