About the Scholarship

The Paul Tsongas Scholarship is awarded based on academic excellence where it rewards the students of Massachusetts who maintains the cumulative grade point average as mentioned by the financial aid. The qualified student will get the fund amount which covers the overall expense of the tuition and academic fees at a Massachusetts state University. 


How to Apply for Scholarship?

  • The applicants are required to fill and submit the FAFSA application form to determine his/her financial need for the academic study.

  • In addition to that, an applicant should provide a copy of their official transcript of ACT/SAT scorecards.


Award Amount and Deadline:

The funding amount is $8000 to the qualified applicants and it is renewable up to three additional years of graduate study.

To get to know about the deadline information the applicants must contact their college's financial aid office.


Eligibility Criteria

  • Students should have a GPA of 3.75 and SAT scores of at least 1200. 

  • Students should study at Massachusetts state university.

  • A student should be a permanent legal resident of Massachusetts for at least one year prior to the opening of the academic year.

  • A student should be a U.S. Citizen or non-citizen eligible under Title IV regulations.

  • A student should complete the FAFSA application form.