SCHOLARSHIPS & GRANTS
SCHOLARSHIPS & GRANTS
Pleiadian Institute Scholarships & Grants are funded by Indigo Health Foundation. A major initiative of the Indigo Health Foundation is to support holistic health professionals and to improve distance learning opportunities through merit based and need based awards.
All of our scholarships and grants are open to students within the United States and International students. We currently have students in 14 of the United States, Australia, the United Kingdom, Canada, France and New Zealand.
We are specifically interested in applicants from North America, Europe, United Kingdom, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, Japan, Singapore, United Arab Emirates, India & South America. Living in one of these countries is not a requirement. We welcome you to apply where ever you are living.
You can apply for a scholarship or a grant at any time. Here is the process:
To be eligible, applicants must be committed to beginning a career and/or professional development in energy healing, spiritual healing and/or hypnosis.
1. Decide on the scholarship or grant that best suits your program of interest and financial needs. You can only apply for one scholarship or grant at a time.
2. Complete the application. The online application process will involve answering a number of essay questions. The application will cover topics such as: academic history, career objectives, professional and volunteer experience, educational and professional goals.
3. Award notifications are sent out on a rolling basis during our academic calendar year. It can take between 24 hours to 14 days to receive a response if you are awarded.
4. We review scholarship and grant applications weekly during our academic year. If you apply for a scholarship or grant but do not receive an award, you will receive a notification via email within 90 days.
Each eligible application will be reviewed by the Indigo Health Foundation Scholarship Committee. Applications will be evaluated based on the following:
1. Commitment to holistic healing as a profession.
2. Clarity and completeness of thought, clear and concise written communication.
3. Completeness of application.
4. Volunteer, academic, work and/or leadership experience.
5. Vision for the future.
Indigo Scholars Program Scholarship
For students with an undergraduate degree committed to academic and professional excellence in hypnosis and energy healing pursuing enrollment in Integrative Hypnosis Certification.
Rachel K. Cardoza Holistic Healthcare Visionary Scholarship
For students with a vision for creating change through Holistic Healthcare pursuing Master Energy Healer Certification.
Beta Research Grant
up to $2,000 award
For students with an Associates, Bachelors or Masters degree pursuing enrollment in any Certification program.
Michael Cardoza Holistic Health Professional Scholarship
For students committed to pursuing dual certification in Crystal Healing Therapist Certification and Spiritual Intuitive Healer Certification at Pleiadian Institute.
Women’s Health Research Grant
up to $2,000 award
For students pursuing enrollment in any of our programs and committed to professional work helping to support African American women, Latina American women, Asian American women, indigenous women and/or women survivors of trauma or sexual abuse. This grant is awarded is dependent on the program you enroll in. You can apply this grant towards any of Pleiadian Institute’s programs.
Jane Vieira & John Kocur Holistic Therapy for Empowering LGBTQIA+ Community Grant
up to $1,500 award
For students pursuing enrollment in any of our programs and committed to professional work helping to support & empower the LGBTQIA+ community. This grant is awarded is dependent on the program you enroll in. You can apply this grant towards any of Pleiadian Institute’s programs.
$2,000 – $4,000 award
For students pursuing enrollment in any of our retreats.
2023 SCHOLARSHIP & GRANT APPLICATION GUIDANCE
2023 AWARD CYCLE SUBMISSION DEADLINE:
February 12th, 2023
The Indigo Health Foundation provides all scholarship award money for our 2023 school year for students.
The applications ask you to dedicate 30-60 minutes to sharing about yourself. You should take that time and give yourself fully to the application process. Take your time, be thorough with each response. We have received the highest number of applicants than ever before in our past year.
We favor applicants who are able to clearly and passionately express their vision for the future. We favor applicants who are called to bring energy healing, crystal healing, spiritual healing and or hypnosis practices into their communities and/or to people around the world.
We favor applicants with past career training or experience and /or college experience or an academic degree (this is favored, not required).
All of our scholarships and grants provide support for up to 87% of tuition costs. Therefore, after a scholarship or grant is awarded, there is a small tuition balance due, we work students to break the remaining balance up into small payments. If you are unable to make any tuition payments, explore our workstudy program.