Massachusetts is filled with American history. The state of Massachusetts also known as the “Bay State”. Since being colonized by Pilgrims in 1620, Massachusetts today is known to be America's 15th most populous state with over 6.79 million locals. 

Plymouth Rock, the Boston Tea Party, Fenway Park, the Martha’s Vineyard, and the Bay State are some of the famous spots in Massachusetts. The list is unending. But not only the attractive and mesmerizing beautiful places are what makes Massachusetts outstanding but also the kind of education that Massachusetts offers is something that makes Massachusetts outstanding.

What is the Massachusetts scholarship?

Massachusetts scholarship is a form of financial aid available for the students of the state of Massachusetts who wish to earn a college degree. There are several forms of college scholarships and awards that are offered to the students of Massachusetts each year. 

Massachusetts is home for  30 public and 84 private colleges. Some of the famous universities and colleges are Boston College, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Northeastern University, Brandeis University, Tufts University, Boston University, Wellesley College, and the University of Massachusetts (UMass) and each of them have different types of college scholarships available for students. If you are a resident or plan to attend a school in Massachusetts, then you must take advantage of some of the best scholarships offered to the student residents of Massachusetts. 

The opportunities for a student in Massachusetts are endless. All you need to do is, strive a little and push yourself eligible and worthy enough to avail that opportunity. Massachusetts scholarships might be public or private, but they are definitely out there. 

According to U.S News, the college fees of the University of Massachusetts—Boston for in-state students and out-state students are $14,613 and $35,075 respectively. But don't get surprised or panicked by looking at these figures. To secure the future of bright students and to provide them the best education Massachusetts offers a lot of scholarships. SO let’s now explore a bit of these scholarship. 

 

Application Deadline

May 01, 2020

Award Amount

$1,200

Awards Available

Varies

Website

Link

Email Address

osfa@osfa.mass.edu

Contact Number

617-391-6070

About the Scholarship

John And Abigail Adams Scholarship Program are accredited by the Massachusetts Office of Student Financial Assistance. The mission of the (MOSFA) is to give access to higher education by providing financial assistant aid and service to residents of the commonwealth. The John And Abigail Adams Scholarship provides funds to Massachusetts rural area students who demonstrate...

Application Deadline

June 30, 2020

Award Amount

$2,500

Awards Available

Varies

Website

Link

Contact Number

800 788-3368

About the Scholarship

The Discover Student Loans Scholarship Award is an initiative by the Discover Student Loans with the sole aim of supporting talented students whose potential is otherwise gone unnoticed. The sch...

Application Deadline

December 07, 2020

Award Amount

$2,500

Awards Available

Varies

Website

Link

Email Address

comcast@applyists.com

Contact Number

855-670-4787

About the Scholarship

Comcast NBC Universal Foundation strives towards building a brighter nation by awarding the Comcast Leaders and Achievers Scholarship to bright and aspiring minds. The Foundation believes that young minds are the leaders of tomorrow. Success starts with opportunity and commitment to the young people will build better leade...

Application Deadline

March 16, 2020

Award Amount

$3,500

Awards Available

4

Website

Link

Email Address

jacinda@niada.com

Contact Number

800-682-3837

About the Scholarship

The National Independent Automobile Dealers Association, a 70-year-old trade association established the National Independent Automobile Dealers Association Foundation or the NIADA Foundation in 2006 with the mission of supporting young men or women of the United States who have displayed academic excellence, leadership sk...

Application Deadline

May 01, 2020

Award Amount

$1,500

Awards Available

Varies

Website

Link

Email Address

education@famemaine.com

About the Scholarship

State of Maine Grant Program is a form of financial assistance provided by the Finance Authority of Maine (FAME) to undergraduate students of Maine who belong to a family whose estimated family contribution is very less. The grant programs fund the postsecondary education of students and hence relieves them of t...

Application Deadline

Varies

Award Amount

$200

Awards Available

Varies

Website

Link

Email Address

osfa@osfa.mass.edu

Contact Number

(617) 391-6070

About the Scholarship

As the economic conditions have been changing in Massachusetts like in many other states, the students have been re-considering their higher education as it has been more expensive. In order to help the adult students who are back to college, financially, the Office of Student Financial Assistance of the Massachusetts Departme...

Application Deadline

June 01, 2020

Award Amount

$9,000

Awards Available

Varies

Website

Link

Email Address

osfa@osfa.mass.edu

Contact Number

617-390-6070

About the Scholarship

This  Early Childhood Educators Scholarship Program was started for a pilot initiative by Lawmakers for the reason of increasing the quality and availability of teachers and care providers to work with young children and youth including infant/toddler, preschool and school-age programs. The scholarship is provided financial assistance for currently employed early childhood and ou...

Application Deadline

February 15, 2020

Award Amount

$1,000

Awards Available

2

Website

Link

Email Address

scholarships@ffa.org

Contact Number

317-802-6099

About the Scholarship

This scholarship was financed by the maker of Kent and Blue Seal feeds—Kent Nutrition Group Inc., through the National FFA Foundation to provide funding support to students who desire to opt a four-year degree in college in animal nutrition, animal /dairy / poultry or equine/equestrian science, general agriculture or agricultural science, agricultural business management, econom...

Application Deadline

June 01, 2020

Award Amount

$10,000

Awards Available

10

Website

Link

Email Address

prom@ducktapeclub.com

Contact Number

440-937-7096

About the Scholarship

High school students attending prom are awarded scholarship prizes through the Stuck At Prom Scholarship Contest to the best student who makes and wears prom attires made of Duct Brand duct tape. The scholarship is awarded to the winners of the contest on the basis of online voting. The contest winners in different positions are ch...

Application Deadline

November 17, 2020

Award Amount

$5,000

Awards Available

50

Website

Link

Email Address

spirit@applyists.com

Contact Number

865-670-4787

About the Scholarship

Prudential Foundation certifies Prudential Spirit of Community Awards. The establishment was begun as the United States\' biggest youth acknowledgment program dependent on volunteer network administration. This grant was begun by Prudential and the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP) in the year 1995. This program honors middle level and high sc...