Scholarship at University of Massachusetts, USA – Apply! If you have been hoping to apply for admission into the University of Massachusetts Boston, you can now get admitted and take your degree course using a range of institution-funded scholarship opportunities that are open to International (Non-resident) students. Application for 2018 is open!
The aim of the scholarship is to provide financial aid to international students to study in the USA. The University of Massachusetts Boston, also known as UMass Boston, is an urban public research university and the third-largest campus in the five-campus University of Massachusetts system.
The University of Massachusetts Boston is internationally recognized as a model of excellence among urban public research universities. Located on Boston Harbor, it is the metropolitan area’s only public research university.
UMass Boston’s most distinguished intellectual contributions are in the social sciences, education, health and wellness, and the exact sciences, with faculty earning national and international recognition in biology; environmental, earth, and ocean sciences; cancer research; brain sciences; green chemistry; and disability studies.
The university’s innovative projects and programs consistently involve multiple disciplines. Among the newest initiatives are the Center for Governance and Sustainability, the Center for Personalized Cancer Therapy, the School for Global Inclusion and Social Development, and the School for the Environment. Its College of Nursing and Health Sciences is ranked among the top five percent of the nation’s graduate nursing programs.
Scholarship Award: The Non-Resident Scholarship is worth up to $4,000 and students can expect to hear back on the results in mid-October. The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for the scholarship:
- Must be a full-time, out-of-state or international, undergraduate student
- Must have completed 24 credits at UMass Boston at the time of application
- Must have a cumulative GPA of a 3.5 or higher
Make sure to apply before 11:59 p.m. on Tuesday, October 3, 2017. Visit the University of Massachusetts Boston website to apply online.