Jesuit Volunteer Corps Northwest (JVC)

Jesuit Volunteer Corps Northwest (JVC) logoSIT Graduate Institute and Jesuit Volunteer Corps Northwest (JVC) have teamed up to offer benefits to JVC Northwest alumni seeking to continue their pursuits of social justice through an SIT master’s degree program. This partnership highlights the values of both organizations in integrating the power of education and service as tools to promote greater understanding across cultures.


  • Two scholarships of $10,000 each will be awarded annually on a competitive basis to JVC Northwest alumni.
  • SIT will waive the $50 application fee for JVC Northwest alumni.
  • SIT will also consider JVC Northwest service to fulfill SIT’s practicum requirement in conjunction with an SIT master’s degree program.


Scholarships will be open to current and past JVC Northwest volunteers who are accepted into an SIT Graduate Institute master’s degree program.