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UMass President's Office Scholarships

William M. Bulger - Presidential Scholarship

The University of Massachusetts (UMass) is offering five $5,000 scholarships to provide recognition of and financial assistance to five outstanding students. The scholarships will be awarded for the 2016-2017 academic year.

Eligibility Requirements:

  1. Currently enrolled full-time at one of the UMass campuses
  2. Must have an overall GPA of 3.25 with a minimum of 12 credits earned at UMass.
  3. Be a permanent resident of Massachusetts
  4. Open to all majors
  5. Submit application & a 500-word essay on “Who in your life has been your biggest influence and why?”

The scholarship is awarded for one year and is renewable for up to three years. A GPA of 3.25 and full-time enrollment status must be maintained throughout the duration of the scholarship.

William M. Bulger Presidential Scholarship Application (pdf)
Deadline is March 15, 2016!