David A. Booth Scholarship

The David A. Booth Scholarship was established in memory of Political Science Professor David. A. Booth. The scholarship is awarded to an incoming (freshman or transfer) student from an urban area of Massachusetts. Preference is for an underrepresented student interested in Political Science.

Supplemental Questions
  1. Please upload your current resume.
  2. Enter a 400-word (maximum) essay describing why you are an excellent candidate for this particular scholarship. Discuss how your status as an underrepresented student from an urban area has shaped your experience as a first year (or transfer) student at UMass. Be concise. Winning essays may be forwarded to the scholarship donors.