Varies
Avg. Amount Awarded
48
Days
February 1 2019
Application Deadline
25
Awarded last year
Yes
Renewable
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What you'll need:
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Description

Renewable award for Massachusetts residents who are in the tenth and eleventh grades, and whose socio-economic backgrounds and environment may inhibit their ability to attain educational goals. Must exhibit severe personal or family-related difficulties, medical problems, or have overcome a personal obstacle. Provides up to 50 percent of the student's calculated need, as determined by federal methodology, at the college of their choice within the continental United States.

Amount Details

$500
Low Amount Awarded
$20,000
High Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university, a four-year college, two-year college or a vocational-tech school
  • CheckmarkMinimum 2.5 GPA
  • CheckmarkCitizenship requirements: US
  • CheckmarkMust currently be a high school student
  • CheckmarkMust study full-time
  • CheckmarkRestricted to residents of Massachusetts
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying in Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Manitoba, Maryland, Maine

How to Apply

What you'll need:

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  • Checkmark Community Service
  • Checkmark Financial Need Analysis
  • Checkmark Interview
Contact Robert Brun
Director of Scholarships and Grants
osfa@osfa.mass.edu
Tel: 617-727-9420
Fax: 617-727-0667 Address 454 Broadway, Suite 200
Revere, MA 02151