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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
$1,110.90 Class of 1958 Scholarship Fund
The purpose of the fund will be to provide support to a Master’s student...
Deadline09/23/2022
$2,000.00 Education Scholarships (Fall Semester Awards)
This Scholarship is specifically for students in the College of...
Deadline09/23/2022
Varies The Boston Teachers College Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarships to undergraduate or graduate students who are...
Deadline09/23/2022
$250 The Class of 1928 Scholarship fund
To award scholarships to students specializing in Elementary/Early...
Deadline09/23/2022
$999.00 The Class of 1957 Scholarship Fund
The purpose of the fund will be to provide support to students training...
Deadline09/23/2022
Varies The Genevieve Keohane Burlingame Scholarship Endowment in the Class of 1946 Fund
The purpose of the Genevieve Keohane Burlingame Scholarship Fund shall...
Deadline09/23/2022
Varies The Haverty Scholars and Fellows in Education
To support students who are matriculating towards the completion of an...
Deadline09/23/2022
$1,350.00 The Jean Marie Doyle and Pamela Helen Strong Scholarship
To provide a direct grant to a student for either tuition or general...
Deadline09/23/2022
$1,500.00 The Jessie A. Nichols Early Childhood Education Scholarship Fund
The purpose of the fund will be to provide a scholarship to an...
Deadline09/23/2022
$467 The Judith Galer Kohn Endowed Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship assistance to students who are MA residents...
Deadline09/23/2022
$809 The Lola Tassinari McGrail Scholarship
The purpose of the fund will be to supplement the award of the Boston...
Deadline09/23/2022
Varies The Madden-Quigley Scholarship Fund
To award scholarships to Learning and Teaching students majoring in...
Deadline09/23/2022
$5,000.00 The Mary Stewart Steele '62 Scholarship Award
The purpose of the award will be to provide a one-time named scholarship...
Deadline09/23/2022
Varies The Mary T. Mroz Scholarship Fund
The purpose of the fund will be to support graduate students entering...
Deadline09/23/2022
$2,085.80 The Nancy and Mary Lou Roumacher Endowed Scholarship Fund
The purpose of the Fund will be to provide financial aid to a student(s)...
Deadline09/23/2022
Varies The New Balance Scholarship
The New Balance Scholarship was established to support students in the...
Deadline09/23/2022
Varies The Pauline and Thorndike Litchfield Scholarship
The fund is to provide financial assistance to a student who is pursuing...
Deadline09/23/2022
$500 The Terrance Raymond and Jean B. Hood Endowment Scholarship Fund
To provide as many $500 scholarships as the income will allow to...
Deadline09/23/2022
$1,200.00 The Vincent F. and Theresa M. Raso Family Fund
The purpose of the Fund will be to award a scholarship to an...
Deadline09/23/2022
up to $1,000 ABSN Fuld Fund
This Scholarship Fund is for Accelerated Nursing students in the fall...
Deadline10/07/2022
$1,315.00 Kathleen Teehan International Scholarship
The purpose of the Fundwill be used to fund any full-time undergraduate...
Deadline10/14/2022
up to $3,000 Non-Resident Scholarship for Out-of-State and International Students
This scholarship opportunity is open to students who are not...
Deadline10/14/2022
$2,200.00 The Dr. Jebediah Gaffney Endowed Scholarship Fund
The purpose of the Fund will be to award an annual Dr. Jebediah Gaffney...
Deadline10/14/2022
Varies The Richard T. Hogan Memorial Scholarship Fund
To provide an annual scholarship to a student in good standing at the...
Deadline10/14/2022
$1,000.00 The Rev. Dr. J. Theodore Klein Scholarship
*The Rev. Dr. J. Theodore Klein Scholarship * The purpose of the Rev....
Deadline10/28/2022
$942.75 Boston State College Scholarship Fund
The purpose of the fund will be to provide merit scholarship (s) for...
Deadline11/01/2022
$1,133.00 Colin Simonelli Memorial Scholarship
The purpose of the Fund will be to provide financial support to a...
Deadline11/01/2022
$1,232.00 Collins Family Scholarship
The purpose of the fund will be to provide support for a University...
Deadline11/01/2022
Varies Comprehensive Scholarship
The Comprehensive Scholarship Application will put students in the...
Deadline11/01/2022
$0.00 Dr. Albert E. Beaton Scholarship Fund
The purpose of the fund will be to provide scholarship support to...
Deadline11/01/2022
2,500 Dr. Kin-Chung Lam Scholarship Fund for Immigrant Success
The Dr. Kin-Chung Lam Scholarship Fund for Immigrant Success will...
Deadline11/01/2022
$1,413.00 Edith G. Colantuono and Amelia and Henry DeAngelis Scholarship Fund
The purpose of the fund will be to provide scholarships for outstanding,...
Deadline11/01/2022
$1,704 Florence Krevis Scholarship
To provide assistance for students who are of economically disadvantaged...
Deadline11/01/2022
$1,351.20 Orville Wright Memorial Scholarship
The purpose of the fund will be to endow a scholarship to support Music...
Deadline11/01/2022
$1,037.83 Professor Gerald Garrett Scholarship
General Financial Aid Scholarship. This scholarship is awarded through...
Deadline11/01/2022
$1,200.00 Ruth V. Benjamin '79 Scholarship for Everett High School Graduates
To provide an annual award of up to $2,400 to an undergraduate (and/or...
Deadline11/01/2022
$1,420.00 Sandra Derenzo Scholarship
The purpose of the fund will be to provide scholarships for full-time...
Deadline11/01/2022
up to $1,000.00 Suffolk Cares Presidential Scholarship
This scholarship opportunity is open to full-time, in-state students,...
Deadline11/01/2022
$1,000.00 Talita Guerrero You CAN Scholarship
Scholarship support to full- or part-time undergraduate students in good...
Deadline11/01/2022
Varies The Bank of America Scholarship Fund
This endowment provides scholarship support for students attending the...
Deadline11/01/2022
Varies The Boston Edison Foundation Scholarship (NSTAR)
To provide scholarship support for students who are from financially and...
Deadline11/01/2022
Varies The Carna Scholarship Fund
To provide annual support for full-time students at the University of...
Deadline11/01/2022
$934.16 The Charles B. Thompson Memorial Scholarship Fund
To provide financial aid to a student wishing to pursue a career in...
Deadline11/01/2022
$625 The Clare B. Conway Endowed Fund
To support one or more students who are studying to become teachers...
Deadline11/01/2022
$908.00 The Class of 1955 Scholarship Fund
Scholarships for undergraduate students who are Massachusetts residents,...
Deadline11/01/2022
$1,103.00 The Class of 1969 Scholarship Fund
The purpose of the fund will be to provide scholarship support to...
Deadline11/01/2022
Varies The Diane Merker Writing Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship to a worthy student in the English Department....
Deadline11/01/2022
Varies The Dr. Paul I. Ossen Endowed Memorial Scholarship Fund
To endow scholarships for needy and deserving matriculated undergraduate...
Deadline11/01/2022
Varies The Eileen M. Campbell Scholarship
To financially assist a North Quincy, MA, High School student with...
Deadline11/01/2022
Varies The Follett Corporation Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarships for needy and deserving undergraduate students....
Deadline11/01/2022