Scholarships for Continuing Students

Please check this page often as opportunities are posted throughout the academic year.

Scholarships for continuing students range from $250 to as much as $5,000. Students may qualify for more than one.

All continuing student scholarship opportunities are competitive and only a limited number of students are chosen for each opportunity.

Apply a semester in advance. Students seeking scholarships for the fall semester should be applying in spring semester. Students seeking scholarships for the spring semester should apply during the fall semester.

If you have any questions about continuing student scholarships please contact us at:


The Young Alumni Scholarship

The Young Alumni Scholarship is an award that will be made to 2 rising juniors or seniors for the 2018/2019 academic year.


  • Students must have a FAFSA on file at UMass Boston and demonstrated financial need.
  • Students must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Students must be full-time undergraduate students entering their junior or senior year in the 2018/2019 academic year

How to Apply:

You must complete a general application Here and then complete the two scholarship specific questions related to this opportunity.


All applications are due on June 1st, 2018 by 11:59 pm. Late applications will not be considered.



We also encourage you to explore Outside Scholarships.


Please check back often for more scholarship opportunities as new opportunities become available throughout the academic year.