City of Boston Scholarship Fund
As of January 2023, the City of Boston Scholarship Fund is focused on supporting current scholarship recipients and will not accept any new applicants this year.
As of January 2023, the City of Boston Scholarship Fund is focused on supporting current scholarship recipients and will not accept any new applicants this year. Our team is continuing to explore new ways that the City can have an impact and support young people as they pursue higher education.
For other scholarship resources, we encourage you to visit our Higher Education Funding Opportunities site that lists other scholarships and our Tuition Free Community College program. Our partners at uAspire also offer many other helpful financial aid resources as well.
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For our current scholarship recipients:
To renew your scholarship for the 2023-2024 school year, please complete this Google Form.
Scholarship Fund Background
Since 1995, we have awarded scholarships to over 1,200 students. As of 2023, the Fund supports 75 current recipients as they pursue their education.AWARD AMOUNT AND LENGTH
Recipients that are current college students receive up to $10,000 over the course of four years ($2,500 for each year). Continuing education students receive up to $5,000 over the course of two years ($2,500 for each year).ELIGIBILITY
Our current scholarship recipients will remain eligible as long as they remain in good academic standing with their school. If you are a current recipient, you can renew your scholarship for the 2023-2024 school year at this link.
The committee makes the final decision on who is awarded scholarships. Over the last 30 years, we’ve given financial support to more than 1,200 residents to further their education.SCHOLARSHIP Funding
The fund relies on generous donations from individuals, organizations, and corporations.