Massage Clinic: 518-489-4068

Scholarship Opportunities

CNWSMT In-School Scholarships

  • The Center for Natural Wellness: School of Massage Therapy “Healing Hands Scholarship”- A $1,000 award issued to an eligible incoming student each fall and spring.

Scholarship Application Requirements: 

  • Student must have completed the Admissions application and be accepted for enrollment
  • Student must have completed the appropriate FAFSA in time for it to be fully processed before the scholarship deadline (allow two to three weeks)
  • Student must complete and submit a scholarship application to the Financial Aid Office
  • Student must submit a 500 word essay entitled “Why I Want a Career in Massage Therapy”

Evaluation Criteria:

  • Financial need (based on the student’s FAFSA)
  • Quality of the scholarship essay in terms of authenticity and sincerity as well as grammar and spelling
  • Performance on the academic assessment which is administered at the interview

Other Scholarships 

In addition to the scholarships listed below, we also suggest you conduct your own scholarship search. Students may find general scholarships are available from their community, bank, church, employer or parent’s employer. Be creative in your search!

AMTA – American Massage Therapy Association:


Massage Magazine:

Imagine America Foundation:

NYS Higher Education Services Corporation:

The Community Foundation for the Greater Capital Region:

The American Association of University Women:

The Point Foundation Scholarship Program:


Our Programs

Our NYS recognized Massage Therapy Training program is offered in 3 formats:
  • Full-Time Day
  • Part-Time Morning
  • Part-Time Evening

Download Catalog

Download the 2018-2019 Course Catalog


Center For Natural Wellness
School Of Massage Therapy
3 Cerone Commercial Drive
Albany, NY 12205
Administrative Office: (518) 489-4026
Student Massage Clinic: (518) 489-4068
Fax: (518) 489-0522


Administrative Office: (518) 489-4026 | Student Massage Clinic: (518) 489-4068 | Fax: (518) 489-0522