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UMass Lowell Learning in Retirement Association (LIRA) Scholarship

The Learning in Retirement Association (LIRA) will present six $1,500 scholarships to current full-time undergraduates with junior or senior status enrolled during the 2017-2018 academic year who participated in community service activities, with a GPA of 3.0 or better. Financial need is not considered. Scholarship recipients will be honored at LIRA’s annual holiday party, on December 6, 2017.

Application Deadline Date: Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at 5 p.m.

Your signature below indicates your permission to have the completed scholarship application form, personal statement, and transcript reviewed by the LIRA Scholarship Committee. You also give permission to release such information to the donors, should you be selected as a recipient.
The following is required to be considered for this scholarship:
  • Resume
  • 1-2 Page Essay
    • Describe your community services to the University and community at large
  • Letter of recommendation
    • Have a faculty/staff member at UMass Lowell or Community Service Supervisor send a letter of recommendation along with application
    • Have them include their Name, Email and best contact information.

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