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Scholarship Opportunities for Continuing Students

You have at least one semester under your belt and now you’re looking to the future! We are here to support your efforts in continuing your education. Explore the scholarship opportunities available below, which include the qualifications in the description. In order to apply for these scholarships, sign in (using the button on the top right of this page) using your WISER credentials to access the campus login portal.

What to Expect:

  • Start with the general application
  • The general application will require a two page essay
  • After completing the general scholarship application, you may see other scholarship opportunities with additional steps. These opportunities have been matched to you based on your qualifications.
  • You will receive an email to your UMass Boston email account if you are selected to receive a scholarship.

Each scholarship opportunity has its own individual criteria and guidelines. Some scholarships will only be open to students in certain majors, with certain cumulative GPAs, or a number of other factors. Our scholarship opportunities are highly sought over and funding is limited. Apply early to receive the most consideration.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
up to $5,000 Awards The National Grid Clean Energy Academy Scholarship
The National Grid Clean Energy Careers Academy Scholarship opens a new...
Ended
$1,000.00 Ryan-Hodge Scholarship
The purpose of the Fund is to provide financial support to undergraduate...
Ended
$0.00 T. Scott Miyakawa Scholarship Endowment
The purpose of the Fund is to provide financial support to a full-time...
Ended
Multiple awards of up to $3,000 Alumni Association Scholarship
This scholarship is made available to UMass Boston undergraduate...
Ended
1,130 Paula Titus Scholarship Fund
The purpose of the gift is amended to provide scholarship support to one...
Ended
$317.74 Ida Slayter Endowed Scholarship
The purpose of the fund will be to provide scholarship support to...
Ended
$914.33 Class of 1959 Scholarship
The purpose of the Fund will be to provide scholarship support to...
$0.00 Margaret Creigan Roberts Scholarship Fund
$0.00 Ashly Rose Paquin Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was established in memory of Ashly Rose Paquin to...
$3,000.00 Christian Bill '99 Memorial Endowed Scholarship
The purpose of the Fund will be to provide scholarship support to one or...
$0.00 Niki Janus Endowed Scholarship
The purpose of the Fund will be to provide renewable scholarship support...
$0.00 The Gina M. Cappello Legacy Scholarship
The Scholarship will be used to provide awards to undergraduate students...
$1,500 The IBEW 2222 Scholarship
The purpose of the Fund will be to provide $1,500 scholarships to...
Varies The Myra and Robert Kraft Boston Boys and Girls Club Endowed Scholarship
The purpose of the Endowment is to assist needy and deserving UMass...
$1,219.81 Marion E. Winfrey Diversity Leadership Scholarship Fund
The purpose of the Fund is to provide scholarship support for students...
varies The Laurie Melchionda Scholarship Fund
The purpose of the Laurie Melchionda Scholarship is to provide support...
varies Frances Goodman Rohland Scholarship
The purpose of the Fund is to provide financial support to one or more...
$2,660.73 Robert and Ruth Starratt Scholarship Fund
The purpose of the fund will be to provide need-based partial...
$0.00 The Sax Family Fund for Teacher Preparation
The donors are establishing the fund to support tuition and/or fee...
$683.82 Conway Family Fund
The purpose of the Fund will be to provide financial aid to a student...
$0.00 Emvision Social Impact Scholarship Fund
The purpose of the EmVision Social Impact Scholarship Fund will be to...
varies Jeanne Marie Penvenne Africana Studies Scholarship Fund
The Jeanne Marie Penvenne Africana Studies Scholarship Fund will provide...
$0.00 Katherine E. Gilbane Endowed Scholarship Fund
The purpose of the Fund is to provide scholarship aid to full- or...
$1,000.00 Ken Zhen '07 Scholarship
The Ken Zhen ’07 Scholarship Fund provides a scholarship to students for...
$2,500.00 Morano Family Scholarship
The purpose of the Fund will be to provide financial need-based...
$0.00 Professor Emeritus Nicholas E. Tawa and Michelina M. Tawa Music Scholarship Fund
The purpose of the fund will be to provide scholarship support to one or...
$579.09 The Dr. Barry Bluestone Scholarship Endowment Fund
The purpose of the fund will be to provide financial need-based...