Massachusetts Office of Student Financial Assistance/Christian A. Herter Memorial Scholarship

Renewable award for Massachusetts residents who are in the tenth and eleventh grades, and whose socio-economic backgrounds and environment may inhibit their ability to attain educational goals. Must exhibit severe personal or family-related difficulties, medical problems, or have overcome a personal obstacle. Provides up to 50 percent of the student's calculated need, as determined by federal methodology, at the college of their choice within the continental United States.

Award Information

Award Amount
$15,000
Number of Awards
25
Application Deadline
February 1
Available to Class Level
Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
Renewability
Renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
2.5
Ethnicity/Heritage
None specified
Residency
Massachusetts
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
None specified
Area of Study
None specified
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Director of Scholarships and Grants
Massachusetts Office of Student Financial Assistance
Address
454 Broadway, Suite 200
City, State, Zip
Revere, MA , 02151
Telephone
(617) 727-9420
E-mail
osfa@osfa.mass.edu
Website
Website

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