Massachusetts Office of Student Financial Assistance
Award is up to the cost of tuition and mandatory fees at the eligible Massachusetts state colleges. Awards are renewable for up to three additional years. Students must maintain a grade point average of 3.3 or higher to remain eligible.
Up to Forty-five awards offered annually.
The Paul Tsongas Scholarship Program seeks to recognize achievement and reward Massachusetts students who have graduated from high school within three years with a grade point average (G.P.A.) of 3.75 and highly competitive Scholastic Aptitude Test (S.A.T.) scores (or the American College Testing [A.C.T.] equivalent) and who also meet the one year residency requirement for tuition classification at the State Colleges. Students who meet the above residency requirement for tuition classification and who have pursued other endeavors for a minimum of five years are eligible to apply to a State College for the Paul Tsongas Scholarship Program under the exceptional life experience category set forth in the Guidelines. Eligible students receive a waiver of tuition and mandatory fees at a Massachusetts State College.
Additional information about this award is available from the Massachusetts Office of Student Financial Assistance (MOSFA) website. Students must apply directly through his/her financial aid office ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.