HFA Community Scholarship

Available to undergraduate majors in the College of Humanities and Fine Arts. Preference will be given to students who come from an educational or cultural or geographic background that is underrepresented in the United States or at College of Humanities and the Fine Arts at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, or students who have demonstrated a sustained commitment to diversity (meaning efforts in the United States to reduce social, educational, or economic disparities based on race, ethnicity, or gender or to improve race relations in the United States) in the academic, professional, or civic realm through their work experience, volunteer engagement, or leadership of a student or community organization or have experienced financial hardship as a result of family economic circumstances.