Scholarships for students Massachusetts. Some scholarships specifically open to Massachusetts students, and others give preference to students in Massachusetts.
Luther and Mary Ida Vandross Scholarship
Sponsor: The Philadelphia Foundation
Amount: Up to $6,000
Closing Date: June 12, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to students in their 3rd, 4th, or 5th year of study leading to an undergraduate degree who are enrolled at a four-year Historically Black College or University (HBCU). Applicant must have at least a 2.5 GPA and demonstrate financial need. Preference will be given to applicants who are residents of the Northeastern region of the U.S.
Ocean Awareness Student Contest
Sponsor: From the Bow Seat
Amount: Up to $1,500
Closing Date: June 14, 2021
Description: Contest is open to middle and high school students from around the world between the ages of 11 and 18 years of age. Applicant must focus on this year theme of “Water Rising” and submit a piece of art, poetry, prose, film or music on this year’s theme. In addition to the general contest, there are specific awards for students from Massachusetts.
Berkshire BW Career Advancement Scholarship
Sponsor: Berkshire Business and Professional Women
Amount: Up to $2,500
Closing Date: June 18, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to women who live in or work in Berkshire County, Massachusetts who are enrolled in an institution of higher education or professional development, licensure, certificate, or re-certification program.
Stanley R. Arnold Scholarship
Sponsor: New England SALT (State and Local Tax Forum)
Closing Date: July 1, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to students enrolled in an MST or LL.M qualifying tax program within the New England region (Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, and Rhode Island). Applicant must demonstrate an interest in, dedication to, or contribution to, the state tax field/community and has worked, or is working, to improve the relationship between private and government sectors.