'23 University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Founder's Scholarship (US Based)

APPLICATIONS NOW CLOSED, RE-OPENS IN AUG/SEP

Scholarship Awarding University: 

Type of degree: 
Bachelor’s

Scholarship Deadline: 
Applications for this scholarship will end on the 1st of January, 2023.

Scholarship Summary: 
The UMassD Founders’ Scholarship is a full ride scholarship for high-achieving Massachusetts residents. Twenty scholarships will be awarded, with only one recipient per high school.

Scholarship Applicant Criteria:
To qualify for this scholarship, you must:
•  be a Massachusetts resident
•  have a cumulative GPA of 4.0
•  score a 1200 SAT or 24 ACT, or apply test-optional
•  be in the top 10 of your graduating class
•  live on campus

Value of Scholarship: 
The UMassD Founders’ Scholarship is a full ride scholarship, covering full tuition, fees, housing, and a meal plan for four years.

Scholarship Application Guide: 
Your first step to receiving the Founders’ Scholarship is to;
i. Apply to UMassD via the Common App.
ii. Then, you’ll complete the Founders’ Scholarship application, which includes providing:
    • your high school transcript
    • a short essay statement on why you’re a good candidate
    • a list of your extracurricular activities and accomplishments
iii. Upon receiving your Founder’s application. UMassD will reach out to your school counselor to discuss your eligibility.

Scholarship Website: 
Find further information on this scholarship opportunity at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Founder’s Scholarship Page.