Our Opportunities

Welcome to the Scholarship Opportunities Homepage.

Below you will find a listing of scholarships available to students with brief information about the scholarship qualifications. To apply to scholarships which require an application, you must first sign in with the same user name and password you use to access the campus login portal. You will then have the opportunity to complete a general application and, if applicable, apply for specific scholarships. Please also check with your school or college to see if there are additional opportunities not yet listed in this system.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies Elizabeth A. G. Beary Scholarship
Established to provide support for an undergraduate student who demonstrates any two of the following criteria: is in the U.S. Armed Forces, is a...
Established to provide support for an undergraduate student who...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Franklin W. Marsh Scholarship
Scholarship for a needy undergraduate.
Scholarship for a needy undergraduate.
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Frederick G. Crane Scholarship
Worthy undergraduate student of limited financial resources at UMass. Preference will be given to residents of Berkshire County.
Worthy undergraduate student of limited financial resources at UMass....
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Gaspare G. Panciocco Firefighters Scholarship Fund
Established in memory of Gaspare “Cass” G. Panciocco who was a WWII combat veteran in the medical corps and a career Boston Fire Fighter. He was a...
Established in memory of Gaspare “Cass” G. Panciocco who was a WWII...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies George W. Mitton Educational Fund
Scholarship for a worthy, needy student.
Scholarship for a worthy, needy student.
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  • Award: Varies
$1,000.00 GOLD Class Scholarships
Established to provide support for seniors who demonstrate a financial need.
Established to provide support for seniors who demonstrate a financial...
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  • Award: $1,000.00
Varies Gordon and Dolores Sutton Scholarship
Established in memory of Professor Gordon Sutton and alumna Dolores (Dee) Sutton ’78 to provide supplemental financial support to economically...
Established in memory of Professor Gordon Sutton and alumna Dolores...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Gregory S. Thomas Community Scholarship
To benefit students with need, first-generation in college, and/or are underrepresented on the UMass Amherst campus.
To benefit students with need, first-generation in college, and/or are...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Harold G. Dickey Scholarship
Established to provide scholarship support for undergraduate students.
Established to provide scholarship support for undergraduate students.
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Henry Gassett Scholarship
Established to provide a scholarship at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.
Established to provide a scholarship at the University of Massachusetts...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Higher Hopes Fund
Established to provide scholarship support for Massachusetts students with full financial need who might not otherwise have applied to college...
Established to provide scholarship support for Massachusetts students...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Honorable John T. Sweeney Scholarship
Established to honor the life and work of The Honorable John T. Sweeney by awarding scholarships to students pursuing their degrees in either...
Established to honor the life and work of The Honorable John T. Sweeney...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Ilene Sharon Saval Scholarship Fund
Established to provide one or more scholarships t entering students at UMass Amherst from the city of Revere, MA
Established to provide one or more scholarships t entering students at...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies James & Mary Cross Scholarship
Established to provide scholarships to assist UMass Amherst students to obtain a university education who otherwise might not have sufficient...
Established to provide scholarships to assist UMass Amherst students to...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Jesse A. Taft Scholarship Fund
To be awarded to one or more students enrolled at UMass and are from the Nipmuc Regional High School based on academic achievement at Nipmuc HS....
To be awarded to one or more students enrolled at UMass and are from the...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Joseph H. Forest Memorial Fund
Scholarship for needy student.
Scholarship for needy student.
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Kenneth R., Frances L., and Keith Edward Newman Scholarship Fund
For deserving, needy students.
For deserving, needy students.
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Kevin Michael Sullivan Scholarship Fund
Established to provide scholarship assistance to an undergraduate student with a scholastic rank of freshman. Preference will be given to immediate...
Established to provide scholarship assistance to an undergraduate...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Lizzie Dickinson Scholarship
For female deserving students from Amherst or Deerfield, Massachusetts.
For female deserving students from Amherst or Deerfield, Massachusetts.
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Lucius Clapp Scholarship
The Lucius Clapp Endowment Scholarship was established in 1902 to aid deserving students trying to secure a college education.
The Lucius Clapp Endowment Scholarship was established in 1902 to aid...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Margaret Murach '79 Berkshire County Scholarship
To provide a scholarship to a student entering his/her sophomore year. Eligible students will be from Berkshire County in Massachusetts;...
To provide a scholarship to a student entering his/her sophomore year....
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Margaret Ruth Pomeroy Hamlin Fund
Established to provide scholarship support for undergraduate students with preference to women.
Established to provide scholarship support for undergraduate students...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Marlane S. Wrenn Scholarship
Established to provide financial aid to any deserving female student or applicant who cannot attend the University of Massachusetts Amherst because...
Established to provide financial aid to any deserving female student or...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Mary Robinson Fund
Established to provide scholarships to aid in the support and education of any students at the University of Massachusetts Amherst needing such aid...
Established to provide scholarships to aid in the support and education...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Massachusetts Society for the Education of Women Scholarship
Established to assist women undergraduates who have completed their first year of study.
Established to assist women undergraduates who have completed their...
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  • Award: Varies
$2,500.00 MassMutual Scholars Fund
Established to provide scholarships to students in public high schools from Springfield, Massachusetts. Recipients will have demonstrated...
Established to provide scholarships to students in public high schools...
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  • Award: $2,500.00
Varies Matthew Peterson Memorial Scholarship
Established to provide an annual award to students who graduated from Framingham High School and have been admitted to the University of...
Established to provide an annual award to students who graduated from...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies May O. Whippen Scholarship Fund
Established to provide a scholarship to a student in need of financial aid who wishes to enter the university or continue his or her studies at the...
Established to provide a scholarship to a student in need of financial...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Miller Family Community College Transfer Scholarship
Established to provide scholarship assistance to students transferring into the University of Massachusetts Amherst from a Massachusetts Community...
Established to provide scholarship assistance to students transferring...
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  • Award: Varies
$2000.00 Myra Kraft Community Leadership Scholarship
The Myra Kraft Community Leadership Scholarship was established in 2013 with a generous donation from Mr. Robert K. Kraft with collaboration and...
The Myra Kraft Community Leadership Scholarship was established in 2013...
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  • Award: $2000.00
Varies Nancy Jean Lahteine Palmer Memorial Scholarship
Established to honor the memory of Nancy Jean Lahteine Palmer, Class of 1978 from the Department of Communication. She was an active member in the...
Established to honor the memory of Nancy Jean Lahteine Palmer, Class of...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Phillip Sheinfield Scholarship Fund
Scholarship to a deserving student in good standing at UMass Amherst.
Scholarship to a deserving student in good standing at UMass Amherst.
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  • Award: Varies
Varies R. J. Davis Scholarship
Scholarships for students from Maine
Scholarships for students from Maine
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Raymond Chamberlin Endowment Fund
Established to provide support for students, with preference to a student of Protestant faith.
Established to provide support for students, with preference to a...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Raymond D. Gozzi Scholarship
Established to provide support for students who demonstrate financial need.
Established to provide support for students who demonstrate financial need.
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Richard and George Hubbard Scholarship
Established to assist those undergraduate students who are able scholastically to matriculate at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, but who...
Established to assist those undergraduate students who are able...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Robert A. and Dorothy Bogdan Martin Scholarship Fund
Established to provide scholarship support for undergraduate students who graduated from Ludlow High School in Ludlow, MA, and who have...
Established to provide scholarship support for undergraduate students...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Robert P. Lawrence Fund
Established to provide funds for the welfare of the students at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.
Established to provide funds for the welfare of the students at the...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Robert P. Thimot Scholarship
Established to provide for multiple purposes including supporting students with financial need: from Hudson, MA and the descendants of Eugene and...
Established to provide for multiple purposes including supporting...
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  • Award: Varies
$2500.00 Roger C. Biron Memorial Scholarship
Established to provide support to students with financial need in the following order of preference: – Those who graduate from Drury High School in...
Established to provide support to students with financial need in the...
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  • Award: $2500.00
Varies Rose Cecelia Beary McDonald Scholarship
Established to provide support for an undergraduate student. Preference will be given to a student who reports to the Financial Aid Office that...
Established to provide support for an undergraduate student. Preference...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Seymour Israel Barowsky Scholarship
Worthy student from Holyoke.
Worthy student from Holyoke.
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Sophie O'Brian Scholarship
To provide scholarship support to undergraduate students enrolled full- or part-time in any school or college at UMass Amherst. For Massachusetts...
To provide scholarship support to undergraduate students enrolled full-...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Stephen Davis Scholarship Fund
For students majoring in liberal arts of social sciences, with preference to a male athlete.
For students majoring in liberal arts of social sciences, with...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Steven and Anne Dodge Scholarship
The Steven and Anne Dodge Scholarship was designed to assist high-achieving students enrolled at the Amherst, Boston, Dartmouth, Lowell and Medical...
The Steven and Anne Dodge Scholarship was designed to assist...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Steven M. Boland Memorial Scholarship Fund
This scholarship was established in memory of Steven Boland. From Steven’s obituary: “Steven M. Boland, 24, of Milton Street, Quincy, was killed...
This scholarship was established in memory of Steven Boland. From...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Subbaswamy Family Scholarship
Established to endow a scholarship for in-state or out-of-state, undergraduate students majoring in science, technology, engineering or mathematics...
Established to endow a scholarship for in-state or out-of-state,...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Theodore Cuyler Caldwell Scholarship Endowment
Established to provide an academic scholarship award without restriction.
Established to provide an academic scholarship award without restriction.
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Todd R. Hill Scholarship Fund
Established to provide one or more scholarships for an entering freshman with demonstrated financial need with first preference for students from...
Established to provide one or more scholarships for an entering freshman...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies University of Massachusetts Metawampe Fund
Established to provide scholarships to needy University of Massachusetts Amherst students.
Established to provide scholarships to needy University of Massachusetts...
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  • Award: Varies