Our Opportunities

Welcome to the UMass Lowell online scholarship system! The site will be open February 1, 2018. Most scholarships close on April 7, 2018 for the 2018-19 awarding cycle. There are a few scholarships whose application period has been extended until Fall 2018, please see below.

To be considered for scholarships you MUST meet ALL the following criteria:

  • MUST be a current UML student in a degree seeking program (non-degree and certificate students are not eligible)
  • MUST be enrolled in at least 1 class for the current spring term
  • Scholarships will be awarded in the next academic year therefore you MUST be returning to UML for upcoming the 2018-2019 academic year to receive consideration
  • Note to Incoming Students: The vast majority of the endowments require an established academic record at UMass Lowell. Incoming/New students cannot apply through this system. Please contact the Academic Chair of the program you are accepted into for further details on availability for new students.

Get started on your scholarship search now. It’s as easy as 1-2-3-4!

  1. Sign on the system with your UML email and password.
  2. Complete the General Application and any supplemental applications presented. The system syncs with your data. You are automatically matched with several scholarship opportunities for which you meet the criteria
  3. The system may also provides additional “Recommended” scholarships which require additional information, click on “Opportunities” at the top of the page.
  4. After you complete the applications, you’re done! If you are awarded a scholarship you will receive an award email to your UML email address by July 1st. You can also check on the status of your application by logging back into the system at any time.

Follow up. you may see a dropdown for “Our” scholarships. This is a list of all scholarships in the system, not just the ones you qualify for. DO NOT APPLY for all scholarships listed under “Ours”. Only complete the general application and supplemental questions listed under your “Recommended” scholarships.

For detailed information on how to use this system, download our Frequently Asked Questions or contact scholarships@uml.edu scholarships@uml.edu

Reminder! Your completed General Application will be archived and removed from the system in November. You must complete a new Application at the beginning of each spring semester.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies Honors Scholarship Endowment
Provides merit based scholarships to students in the Honors College who have a GPA of 3.25 or higher and are involved in community service within...
Provides merit based scholarships to students in the Honors College who...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2018
Varies Robert J. Lechner Honors College Creativity Fellowship Endowment Fund
Provides support for the Honors College fellowship program. Preference to students enrolled in the areas of art & design, music, theater arts,...
Provides support for the Honors College fellowship program. Preference...
  • Deadline: 10/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/31/2018
Varies Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowship for New Americans
The Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowship for New Americans provides opportunities for continuing generations of able and accomplished new Americans to...
The Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowship for New Americans provides...
  • Deadline: 11/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline11/01/2018
Varies Science, Mathematics and Research for Transformation (SMART)
The Science, Mathematics and Research for Transformation (SMART) Scholarship for Service Program is an opportunity for students pursuing an...
The Science, Mathematics and Research for Transformation (SMART)...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/01/2018
Varies RISE Germany
RISE Germany offers undergraduate students from North American and British Universities the opportunity to complete a summer research internship at...
RISE Germany offers undergraduate students from North American and...
  • Deadline: 12/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/15/2018
Varies DAAD Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst
Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst (DAAD)/German Academic Exchange Service is a private, publicly funded, self-governing organization of higher...
Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst (DAAD)/German Academic Exchange...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/31/2018
Varies Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation
The purpose of the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation is to alleviate a critical current and future shortage of...
The purpose of the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in...
  • Deadline: 01/20/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/20/2019
Varies Boren Fellowship
Boren Fellowships provide a unique funding opportunity for U.S. graduate students to study less commonly taught languages in world regions critical...
Boren Fellowships provide a unique funding opportunity for U.S. graduate...
  • Deadline: 01/20/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/20/2019
Varies Boren Scholarships
Boren Scholarships provide unique funding opportunities for U.S. undergraduate students to study less commonly taught languages in world regions...
Boren Scholarships provide unique funding opportunities for U.S....
  • Deadline: 01/20/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/20/2019
Varies Harry S. Truman Scholarship
The mission of the Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation is to find and recognize juniors with exceptional leadership potential who are committed...
The mission of the Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation is to find and...
  • Deadline: 01/29/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/29/2019
Varies Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship
The Gilman International Scholarship Program provides awards for undergraduate students, in good standing, to participate in study abroad programs...
The Gilman International Scholarship Program provides awards for...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2019
Varies National Institute of Health Undergraduate Scholarship
The National Institutes of Health Undergraduate Scholarship Program offers competitive scholarships to students from disadvantaged backgrounds who...
The National Institutes of Health Undergraduate Scholarship Program...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2019
Varies Udall Scholarship
The Udall Foundation is dedicated to educating a new generation of Americans to preserve and protect their national heritage by awarding...
The Udall Foundation is dedicated to educating a new generation of...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/31/2019
Varies Pi Lambda Phi Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund
Provides scholarships to students enrolled at the University whose parent is a Pi Lambda Phi alumni from the University who have financial need and...
Provides scholarships to students enrolled at the University whose...
  • Deadline: 06/20/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/20/2019
Varies Rangel International Affairs Program
The Rangel Graduate Fellowship is a program that aims to attract and prepare outstanding young people for careers in the foreign Service in which...
The Rangel Graduate Fellowship is a program that aims to attract and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$15,180.00 Matt Drouin Scholarship
The initiation of, and participation in, activities which encourage a free and open exchange of ideas and respect for personal and cultural...
The initiation of, and participation in, activities which encourage a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $15,180.00
Ended
Varies Charles D. Baker II
Provides scholarships to undergraduate and graduate students who are U.S. citizen or eligible non-citizen and Massachusetts residents with a GPA of...
Provides scholarships to undergraduate and graduate students who are...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,500.00 Grace Fey
The Grace K Fey Scholarship is intended for a sophomore and is renewable contingent upon maintaining the requirements. Recipient must be resident...
The Grace K Fey Scholarship is intended for a sophomore and is renewable...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
Ended
Varies James Karam
This scholarship was established in 2013 by James J. Karam. Students must be currently enrolled full-time at one of the UMass campuses; or a high...
This scholarship was established in 2013 by James J. Karam. Students...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Elizabeth K. Blackwood '91 Endowed Scholarship Fund
Provides scholarships to students in the Francis College of Engineering who have financial need. Preference for female students This fund was...
Provides scholarships to students in the Francis College of Engineering...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies A. Nahar Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund
Provides scholarships to students majoring in civil engineering who have financial need. Preference to female or minority students and to students...
Provides scholarships to students majoring in civil engineering who have...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Accounting Department Endowed Scholarship Fund
Provides scholarships to undergraduate students majoring in Accounting who have financial need, a GPA of 2.5 or higher and are U.S. citizens.
Provides scholarships to undergraduate students majoring in Accounting...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Acquarulo Family Endowed Scholarship Fund
Provides scholarships for undergraduate students majoring in plastics engineering who have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Preference for students with...
Provides scholarships for undergraduate students majoring in plastics...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Ada and Stuart Mandell Endowment Fund
Provides support for the Manning School of Business. This scholarship was established by Dr. Stuart Mandell.
Provides support for the Manning School of Business. This scholarship...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Admix, Inc. Endowed Scholarship Fund
Provides scholarships to full-time students in the Kennedy College of Sciences with a minor in the STEM program who have a GPA of 2.5 or higher and...
Provides scholarships to full-time students in the Kennedy College of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Agnes & Thomas Cormier Memorial Scholarship
Provides scholarships to Lowell High seniors attending UML the year following graduation who have financial need and a GPA of 3.0 or higher. This...
Provides scholarships to Lowell High seniors attending UML the year...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Ahmed Abdelal Endowed Fund for International Experiences
Provides scholarships to international students (non-immigrant status) who have a GPA of 2.5 or higher. Preference to students with financial need....
Provides scholarships to international students (non-immigrant status)...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Alan A. Desrochers '72 Engineering Endowed Scholarship Fund
Provides scholarships to undergraduate students majoring in electrical or computer engineering who have financial need, a GPA of 3.25 or higher and...
Provides scholarships to undergraduate students majoring in electrical...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Albert C. Peterson '55 Baseball Scholarship Fund
Provides scholarships to support student athletes who are on the Varsity Baseball team. This Scholarship was established by Albert C. Peterson
Provides scholarships to support student athletes who are on the Varsity...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Albert C. Peterson Endowed Scholarship Fund
Provides scholarships to sophomores, juniors or seniors majoring in mechanical engineering who have financial need. Preference to students from the...
Provides scholarships to sophomores, juniors or seniors majoring in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Aldo Crugnola Plastics Engineering Endowed Scholarship Fund
Provides scholarships for undergraduate students majoring in plastics engineering who have a GPA of 2.5 or higher and are U.S. citizens. This...
Provides scholarships for undergraduate students majoring in plastics...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Alexander Stewart Scholarship Endowment
Provides scholarships to students with financial need who are Massachusetts residents, with first preference to residents of Andover. Preference...
Provides scholarships to students with financial need who are...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Alexandre and Rita Blumstein Endowment Fund
Provides scholarships to students majoring in chemistry who have financial need. This scholarship was established by Mr. Alexandre Blumstein and...
Provides scholarships to students majoring in chemistry who have...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Alexandria Zamanakos Endowed Memorial Scholarship Fund
Provides scholarships to undergraduate students, with financial need, who have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and are U.S. citizens. First preference to...
Provides scholarships to undergraduate students, with financial need,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Alfred '65 and Bonnie Nuttall and Family Endowed Fund for Student Research in Electrical Engineering
Provides scholarships to full-time undergraduate students majoring in electrical engineering who have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and who are...
Provides scholarships to full-time undergraduate students majoring in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Alice and Martin T. Meehan Sr. Endowed Scholarship Fund
Provides scholarships to incoming freshman who have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and are from the Merrimack Valley. Preference to those living in the...
Provides scholarships to incoming freshman who have a GPA of 3.0 or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Alice Fleury Zamanakos Endowed Scholarship Fund for Teaching
Provides scholarships to undergraduate students who have a GPA of 2.5 or higher and are U.S. citizens. First preference to female students...
Provides scholarships to undergraduate students who have a GPA of 2.5 or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Allan Roscoe Endowed Scholarship Fund
Provides scholarships to undergraduate or graduate students majoring in criminal justice who have financial need and a GPA of 3.0 or higher. ...
Provides scholarships to undergraduate or graduate students majoring in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
varies Altman Schecter Family Endowed Scholarship Fund
Provides scholarships to undergraduate students in the Manning School of Business with financial need who have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Preference...
Provides scholarships to undergraduate students in the Manning School of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
Varies Alumni General Scholarship Endowment Fund
Provides scholarships to undergraduate students with financial need who have with a GPA of 2.7 or higher.
Provides scholarships to undergraduate students with financial need who...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Alumni Reunion Scholarship Endowment Fund
Provides scholarship assistance to sons and daughters of UMass Lowell Alumni.
Provides scholarship assistance to sons and daughters of UMass Lowell...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Amad and Alexa Tayebi Plastics Engineering Endowed Scholarship
Provides scholarships to undergraduate students majoring in plastics engineering who are U.S. citizens. This scholarship was established by Dr....
Provides scholarships to undergraduate students majoring in plastics...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Amber L. Zapatka Plastics Engineering Endowed Scholarship Fund
Provides scholarships to undergraduate or graduate students majoring in plastics engineering who have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. This scholarship was...
Provides scholarships to undergraduate or graduate students majoring in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Andrew C. Coppola Memorial Endowed Scholarship Fund
Provides scholarships to students in the Francis College of Engineering or Manning School of Business who have financial need, a GPA of 3.0 or...
Provides scholarships to students in the Francis College of Engineering...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Andy Routsis Endowed Scholarship Fund
Provides scholarships for sophomore, junior or senior students majoring in plastics engineering who have financial need. Preference to students...
Provides scholarships for sophomore, junior or senior students majoring...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Anna and Samuel Pinanski Fund
Provides an award to a student for excellence in academics and athletics.
Provides an award to a student for excellence in academics and athletics.
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Ardito, Toscano & McCollum Endowed Scholarship Fund
Provides scholarships to full-time students majoring in accounting who have financial need, a GPA of 2.5 or higher and are U.S. citizens. This...
Provides scholarships to full-time students majoring in accounting who...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Ardito-Caffray Endowed Scholarhip Fund
Provides scholarships for full-time, undergraduate students in the Manning School of Business who have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and financial need. ...
Provides scholarships for full-time, undergraduate students in the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Arnold O'Brien Founders Scholarship Fund
Provides scholarship to full-time undergraduate students in the department of Environmental, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences (Environmental...
Provides scholarship to full-time undergraduate students in the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Arthur S. Zamanakos Endowed Scholarship Fund
Provides scholarships for junior or senior students majoring in mathematics who have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. This scholarship was established by...
Provides scholarships for junior or senior students majoring in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended