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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 $1,000 ABSN Fuld Fund
This Scholarship Fund is for Accelerated Nursing students in the fall...
Deadline10/07/2022
$1,448.23 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
$1,125.98 Boston State College Scholarship Fund
The purpose of the fund will be to provide merit scholarship (s) for...
Deadline11/01/2022
$1,589.53 Colin Simonelli Memorial Scholarship
The purpose of the Fund will be to provide financial support to a...
Deadline11/01/2022
$1,304.09 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
$1,495.87 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
$1,518.67 Orville Wright Memorial Scholarship
The purpose of the fund will be to endow a scholarship to support Music...
Deadline11/01/2022
$1,100.69 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
$1,522.74 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
$970.19 The Class of 1955 Scholarship Fund
Scholarships for undergraduate students who are Massachusetts residents,...
Deadline11/01/2022
$1,375.81 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
Varies The Frederick W. and Josephine Pannier McCarthy Endowed Scholarship Fund
To support deserving students enrolled in teacher preparation programs...
Deadline11/01/2022
Varies The George F. Procida Scholarship
To endow a scholarship for undergraduate students enrolled at the...
Deadline11/01/2022
varies The George M. Collins, Jr. Endowment Fund
The George M. Collins, Jr. Endowment Fund distributions supports...
Deadline11/01/2022
Varies The Gillette Scholars Fund
To provide scholarships to enable graduates of the Dorchester, South...
Deadline11/01/2022
$8,962.62 The Gina M. Cappello Scholarship
The Gina M. Cappello Scholarship Fund memorializes Vice Chancellor for...
Deadline11/01/2022
$1,686.14 The Huber Family Scholarship Fund
The Huber Family Scholarship Fund will provide a scholarship to one or...
Deadline11/01/2022
Varies The IBEW 2222 Scholarship
The purpose of the Fund will be to provide undergraduate scholarships,...
Deadline11/01/2022
varies The Jennie M. Russo Scholarship Fund
In support of the Boston Teachers College Scholarship Fund, this...
Deadline11/01/2022
Varies The John F. Kennedy Scholarship Fund in Memory of John B. Crimmins
To provide tuition assistance to a resident of South Boston who has been...
Deadline11/01/2022
$1,190.35 The John T. Pelton Scholarship
The purpose of the fund will be to provide scholarship support to a...
Deadline11/01/2022
Varies The Joseph Webster Scholarship Fund
To award a scholarship each year to three students involved with the...
Deadline11/01/2022
up to $4,300 The Julie Rodick Scholarship
To award scholarship(s) to students who are Massachusetts residents and...
Deadline11/01/2022
$0.00 The Katherine Newman Scholarship
The purpose of the Fund will be to provide scholarship support to one or...
Deadline11/01/2022
Varies The Liberty Mutual Endowed Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarships to Boston residents with preference given to...
Deadline11/01/2022
Varies The Marie and Thomas Donohue Scholarship
To provide financial aid to undergraduate students in good academic...
Deadline11/01/2022
Varies The Mark E. Atkins Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship assistance for students at the University who are...
Deadline11/01/2022
Varies The Mary Putnam Crawford Scholarship Fund
To provide support for full-time or part-time students at UMass Boston...
Deadline11/01/2022
Varies The Mary T. Morris Scholarship Fund
To be awarded to an older individual (with a preference for female)...
Deadline11/01/2022
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...
Deadline11/01/2022