Each December LIRA awards a number of scholarships to full-time junior or senior students at UMass Lowell. Scholarships are given in the spirit of community service and are funded by voluntary donations from the LIRA members.
The 2017 Learning in Retirement Association Community Engagement Scholarship recipients and the scholarship committee.
Front row left to right: Dotty (Dorothy) Morris, Clinton Strong (student), Dylan Lambert (student), Anna Barbeau (student), Alexandra Adler (student), Barbara Murch and Simone Allard.
Back row left to right: Dee (Deanne) Sferrino, John Mamalis, Alan McKersie, Alan Kent and Janet Redman.
Each year, the Learning in Retirement Association awards $1500 scholarships to outstanding UMass Lowell juniors and seniors.
Deadline: Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at 5 p.m.
To be eligible for this award, the application must:
We encourage all qualified students to watch for the announcement each fall and submit an application. LIRA awards scholarships in early December at the annual LIRA holiday party.
To learn more about the scholarships awarded this year and what’s required for the application, please use our online LIRA Scholarship Form.