Amherst College Need Based Scholarship

Amherst College provides generous need-based financial aid options for all admitted undergraduate students. Applicants must apply for and be accepted for enrollment and must demonstrate financial need by filing a FAFSA report for the current tax year.

Beinecke Scholarship Program

This award is available for U.S. college juniors who are planning to pursue a master’s or doctoral degree in the arts, humanities or the social sciences and must have a grade point average of 3.5 or higher. Students must currently attend and be nominated by one of the participating colleges or universities.

Massachusetts Gilbert Matching Student Grant Program

This award is available to Massachusetts High school seniors and undergraduate students who are planning to attend a nursing program full time at an eligible Massachusetts institution. Students must demonstrate financial need.