The West End Scholarship

To provide annual scholarship support for students enrolled in traditionally College of Public and Community Service majors. Recipients must be enrolled full-time in the award semester. There is a preference for students who have not been enrolled in higher education for 2 years prior to enrollment at UMass Boston. Recipients may not have qualified for a Pell Grant. Additional preference will be given to students who are parenting.

up to $3,500
Supplemental Questions
  1. Have you been out of higher education programs for two or more years prior to your enrollment at UMass Boston?
  2. Are you responsible for parenting a child or children who lives with you?
  3. Please attach a statement or essay discussing and /or describing yourself and your reasons for attending pursuing your major and why you believe you should be considered as a recipient of the West End Scholarship.