Affordablity

Scholarships

Institutional Financial Assistance offered to Upperclassmen based on merit

Lasell College Alumni Scholarship
This award is available to returning upperclass students who apply for the scholarship through the Office of Developement and Alumni Relations. Notice that the scholarship is open for applications is posted on MyLasell at the beginning of the Spring term. 

Florence Adams Scholarship
Established by former trustee Lydia A. Godsoe '18 in honor of her mother. Preference given to "deserving students from the State of Maine."

The Joan Weiler Arnow '49 and Robert H. Arnow Scholarship
Established in 1995 to provide scholarship assistance to students who demonstrate academic achievement, civic responsibility and demonstrated financial need. The income from this endowment gift provides for three scholarships annually; one per each returning class. Funds from this scholarship may be reassigned to the same student for up to three years if the student continues to exemplify the outstanding qualities upon which the original assignment was made.

Virginia Thomas Baxter '39 Endowed Scholarship
Established in 1997 to provide scholarship support for a worthy student with financial need.

Emma Gilbert Carver Scholarship
Given by the family of Emma Gilbert Carver, Class of 1945.

Lucille Huse Chapell '37 Endowed Scholarship Fund
Established in 2009 to provide scholarship support to needy and worthy students.

Max M. and Marian M. Farash Scholarship
Established in 1973 by Mr. and Mrs. Farash of Rochester, New York.

Toni Kennedy Gelotte '56 Endowed Scholarship Fund
Established in 2011 to provide scholarship support for deserving students with financial need.

Jason C. Georgilas Endowed Scholarship Fund
Established in 2001 by Katherine E. Meredith '94 in memory of Jason C. Georgilas, son of Linda Georgilas '94.  The income from this fund will be used to provide scholarship support for needy and deserving students, with a preference given to students in Allied Health.

Elizabeth Groth Johnsen '45 Endowed Scholarship Fund
Established in 1997 by members of the Johnsen family to be awarded to an Allied Health major.

The Eleanor C. Kiefer Endowed Scholarship
Established in 2000 in her memory by her husband John A. Kiefer, both parents of Trustee P. Lynn Kiefer Holt '61. The income from this fund will be used to provide scholarship support to needy and deserving students at Lasell College.

Cornelia Hemingway Killam Scholarship Fund
Established by Caroline Killam Moller '57 in honor of her mother, a trustee of the College for 20 years and member of the Class of 1922. Designated for a student with financial need.

The Dr. and Mrs. Bernard Lederman Endowed Scholarship 
Established in 1987 by Nonie Lederman Carroll, Class of 1945. Awarded annually, this scholarship is named in honor of Dr. Bernard Lederman, graduate of Harvard Medical School and well-respected obstetrician and gynecologist in the Boston area, and his wife, the former Maude Saks, well known as a primitive artist. Preference is given to students majoring in the humanities.

Jean '49 and Cynthia '78 Sargent Lee Endowed Scholarship
Established by a mother and daughter alumnae team to provide funds to a deserving student with financial need.

Joan Lindeman '54 Scholarship Fund
Established in 2010 to provide funds to a worthy student with financial need.

Jo-Ann Vojir Massey '51 and Anna A. Vojir Endowed Scholarship 
Established in 2001 by Jo-Ann and Dwight Massey. The income from this fund will provide a deserving student with scholarship support.

Williams Morgan Scholarship
Established in 1973 by Mr. and Mrs. Douglas R.G. Williams (Sylvia T. Morgan, Class of 1930.) Given annually on the basis of character and citizenship.

John O. and Celia Kinsley Percival '34 Endowed Scholarship
Established in 1999 by Celia Kinsley Percival '34 in memory of her husband, John O. Percival, and in honor of Celia's 65th Reunion. The income from this fund provides scholarship support for one or more worthy students with financial need.

Rosalie Brightman Rosen Scholarship
Endowed in honor of Rosalie Brightman Rosen, Class of 1927, a loyal alumna and valued Trustee. Candidates should combine academic achievement with a demonstrated commitment to the community.

Elisse Allinson Share '65 and Jennifer A. Share '98 Endowed Scholarship 
Established in 2002 by Elisse and Neil Share, the income from this fund will be used to provide scholarship support for needy and deserving students, with preference given to students with learning disabilities.

S. Joanne Smith Scholarship Fund
Established in 2000 to provide a deserving student with scholarship support.

Marion E. Steinmetz '50 Endowed Scholarship Fund
Established in 2012 by the Estate of Marion E. Steinmetz, for deserving students with financial need.

Lucy Johnston Sypher Scholarship
This award was established in 1991 in memory of Lucy Johnston Sypher, professor emerita of English and an author of children's books. Funded by her family, the scholarship is awarded to a candidate who has demonstrated academic ability and financial need.

Betty Culver Thomson '48 Endowed Scholarship
Established in 2002, by Betty Culver Thomson '48. The income from this fund will provide a deserving student with scholarship support.

Molly E. Upham '35 Scholarship
Established in 1994 by Molly Upham, Class of 1935, to provide scholarship assistance to students who demonstrate academic achievement and leadership in the Lasell community. Demonstrated financial need is also a component. The income from this endowment gift provides for three scholar- ships annually; one per each returning class. Funds from this scholarship may be reassigned to the same student for up to three years if the student continues to exemplify the outstanding qualities upon which the original assignment was made. Recipients of aid from this Fund will be known as Upham Scholars.

Adelaide Shaffer Van Winkle '36/H'96 Endowed Scholarship
Established in 2011 in honor of her 75th Reunion. The income from this fund provides scholarship support for deserving students with financial need.

The Ward-de Witt Presidential Endowed Scholarship
Established in 2000 by President Thomas E.J. de Witt and his wife, Dr. Margaret E. Ward, in support of Lasell 150: the campaign to celebrate the college's Sesquicentennial, 1996-2001. The income from this fund will be used to provide scholarship aid, available and awarded to students who have demonstrated financial need, displaying high academic potential and leadership qualities, with preference given to international students.

Joan Howe Weber '51 Endowed Scholarship
Established in 1996 in honor of her 45th Reunion. The income from this fund provides scholarship support for a worthy student with financial need.

Harriet Markham Wedeman '48 Endowed Scholarship
Established in 1998 to aid a deserving student with financial need.

Eleanor T. and Alfred C. Edwards Scholarship
Established in memory of the parents of alumna Gail Edwards Pocock, Class of 1967, honoring the long service of Mr. Edwards as trustee of the College.

Sylvia Goodman Scholarship 
Established by the College in 1989 in recognition of over 20 years of her teaching service in the sciences. Awarded to a student who has demonstrated outstanding academic achievement in a helping profession.

Claire Kay Memorial Scholarship
This award was created in 1997 in memory of Claire Kay, Director of Information Technology, to be awarded to a returning student who demonstrates strong character, love of learning, concern for the Lasell community, and pursuit of new endeavors.

Norma MacLeod Scholarship
Established by the College in 1989 in recognition of her 24 years of service as a faculty member in the Nursing Program. Awarded to an outstanding student preparing for a career in the helping professions.

The McIninch Foundation Scholarship
Established in 2011 in honor of Judith Shanahan '48 to support two underserved, bright and ambitious students, with preference given to students from New Hampshire.

The Mary McNamara '56 and Antoinette Ruinen '56 Fund for International Students or Studies
Established in 1996 to help foreign students to attend Lasell or for Lasell students to engage in foreign studies outside of the United States. The donor's primary intention is to encourage enduring friendships among students from different parts of our global village, as exemplified by the rich relationship enjoyed by these two Lasell roommates who became life-long friends.

Sebastian F. Mignosa Scholarship 
Established in 1988 by the colleagues and friends of Professor Mignosa who served Lasell from 1956 to 1987. Given to a deserving student in business.

Constance W. Milner Scholarship
Established in 1984 by the colleagues, friends, and former students of Constance W. Milner, upon her retirement as director of the Lasell Nursing Program.

Eileen Ruth Moses Scholarship 
Established by the Student Nurses Association. Eileen R. Moses was a member of the Class of 1978.

William E. Schrafft and Bertha E. Schrafft Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship will be given to benefit bright and ambitious students from Boston's neighbor- hoods with preference to students in training for one of the health professions.

Richard A. Winslow Scholarship
In memory of Richard A. Winslow, a devoted and long-time trustee of Lasell (1948-1978). The recipient should demonstrate the qualities of love of learning, great personal strength of character, and devotion to duty as exemplified by Richard A. Winslow.

Priscilla Alden Wolfe Scholarship 
Given by alumnae and friends in memory of Priscilla Alden Wolfe, Class of 1919. Mrs. Wolfe, elected to the board of trustees in 1948, was chairman at the time of her death in 1961.

Abels & Annes Scholarship
 The Abels & Annes scholarship is open to all undergraduate students.  

Essay Topic:
Driving is one very important way we retain our independence. As we age, however, our risk of accident increases. What are some main ways elderly people can remain safe behind the wheel? What sort of invention/device (beyond autonomous cars) would you create in order to make cars safer for the elderly?

Deadline: December 15, 2018
Award: $1,500

Acca Insurance Scholarship
Acca Insurance is presenting a scholarship program to improve the condition of average families. Of course, education has been proven to be the most important gift any society can give to its people. A society without proper education simply heads to doom, while those that embrace this shines brighter. That is why we have decided to assist all minority graduating high school students that are the first in their immediate family to seek college education. We are more concerned in helping those enrolled in a post-secondary institution that is regionally accredited financially.

Deadline: February 15, 2019
Award: $1,000

Benjamin A Gilman International Scholarship
The scholarship is for US Citizen who are going abroad for a semester internationally. The student must be Pell Grant eligible.

Deadline: Students must complete application the semester before they wish to go abroad.
Award: Amounts range from $1,000 to $5,000.

Bey & Associates Scholarship
At Bey & Associates, LLC, we understand the financial struggles some students go through to pursue higher education. We admire that perseverance and would like to do what we can to make it easier for students to reach their goals and achieve their dreams. As such, our personal injury law firm is offering a once-yearly $1,000 scholarship to students who are attending or planning to attend their first year of college or graduate school. We have been providing this scholarship opportunity since 2017. We are currently accepting submissions for Fall 2019.To be considered for the award, you will need to submit a 500+ word essay on the topic provided and follow the application process.

Deadline: July 12, 2019
Award: $1,000

CarMover Scholarship
CarMover is a leading vehicle transportation company. We move cars long distances for those who need to get to a new location without worrying about how they're going to get everything there. Whether someone is moving across the country for school, they're relocating for a job, or they're just looking for a fresh start, we can help them make sure their vehicle arrives safely.
At CarMover, we understand how important it is for you to have an education to prepare for your future. Since we recognize that every dollar counts when you're working on a degree, we are proud to offer a $500 scholarship to one student attending an accredited college or university.

Deadline: May 31, 2019
Award: $500

College Board Opportunity Scholarships
The more effort you put in, the more chances you get to earn a scholarship ranging from $500 to $2,000. If you complete all six steps, you're eligible to earn a $40,000 scholarship. Scholarships are awarded-through monthly drawings-to students who complete each step.

Deadline: Ongoing
Award: Varies

College Resources for Hispanic Students
The guide includes a close look at a wealth of online resources available to Hispanic students, including:

  • An updated list of scholarships, grants, and other financial aid options for Hispanic students

  • An expanded list of ways students can save money before college

  • Information specifically for first-generation college students, and students with other special circumstances

Connect First Scholarship
In our work, simplicity, flexibility, and people-centricity are the most important factors for success. When a customer contacts a company, how can a company use that interaction to shape the customer's view of the company and their loyalty to it? Better yet, how can we use the technology we depend on to create connections that guarantee a positive and satisfactory experience?
With this scholarship, we're asking undergraduate students to answer these questions and give their own take on communication technology today and for the future. We want to know your thoughts on the importance of communication and how it will be affected by the evolution of technology. The student who best expresses their views will receive a $1,000 scholarship to help further their education.

Deadline: January 2, 2019
Award: $1,000

Financial Aid for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgendered Students
FinAid.org has a section for LGBT students. Each has a brief description and application requirements. Amounts and deadline vary.

The Happy Gardener Scholarship
We are happy to announce that we are offering a $500 scholarship. It is available to all students from The United States of America, Canada and Australia. Please check all conditions below.

To apply you have to write an essay of 1500 to 2000 words about one of the following subjects:

  • What people can do about their garden to be as environmental friendly as possible
  • How lifestyle impacts the climate and which lifestyle changes people can make to be more environmental friendly.
  • The impact of global warming on people's garden.

Deadline: June 30, 2019
Amount: $500

Healthy Line Scholarship
Here is what you need to know to apply for the HealthyLine Scholarship:

  • Who can apply - Any undergraduate and graduate students of accredited US university or college.
  • How can you apply - submit 1,000 words essay about how to live a healthier life, with detailed steps and your personal experiences.
  • How will you get the money - $1,000 checks will be sent directly to your college.
  • Deadline - the deadline for the submission is December 1st 2018. Winner will be picked by a commission each year by December 15th 2018, and the check will be mailed out by December 20th 2018.
    If you are interested in this scholarship, please send your 1,000-word essay to scholarship@healthyline.com. In the email include your name, major, school, expected year of graduation, and your contact information.

Deadline: December 1, 2018
Award: $1,000

Justice Solutions Group Future Mentors Scholarship
At Justice Solutions Group, we deeply care about the well-being of families, communities, and the success of future generations. Our company was founded and united under the mantle of mentorship through the Big Brothers Big Sisters America. Since then, both of us have sharpened one another and grown not only a business, but a family united in the common goal of strengthening the mentorship and entrepreneur community.

We both understand the power of mentorship and know firsthand how influential building valuable relationships can be in promoting healthy individuals and thriving communities.That's why this scholarship provides us with the meaningful opportunity to give back and help support an aspiring student with a similar vision. We hope to do our best to encourage the next generation to follow their dreams and achieve their goals. We're proud to offer this award as a demonstration of our commitment to the continued development of future community leaders.

Deadline: February 15, 2019
Award: $1,500

Korean American Scholarship Foundation
Scholarship is for Korean American students who are involved in civic services and leadership and nurture their Korean heritage. Open to high school, undergraduate and graduate students.

Deadline and application information: Vary based on each particular scholarship fund. Students should review application procedure on website.

Kurtz & Blum Scholarship Essay Contest
The law firm of Kurtz & Blum deeply values the role that higher education plays in helping young people to achieve their career goals and become responsible citizens. That is why we will award two scholarships worth a combined $1,500 to current and prospective college students from anywhere in the United States who write the winning essays in our Fall 2018 Scholarship Essay Contest.

Deadline: December 14, 2018
Award: $1,000 first place, $500 second place

Lark's Prediabetes Symptoms Scholarship
There is plenty more work to be done as we work to get our society as healthy as possible. Do you have a vision for how you can improve physical, mental, or other aspect of health in your society? Lark is looking for an activist who has a dream of making a difference.

Deadline: December 1, 2018
Award: $2,000; $1,000 or $500

MoneyGeek.com Scholarships and Guides for Students of Diverse Populations
Scholarships & Financial Resources for Asian Students
Scholarships & Financial Resources for Black Students
Scholarships $ Financial Resources for Native American Students

Maptive Scholarship
At Maptive, we create innovative solutions that help our clients relate to their data in new and creative ways. This helps our clients gain more insight into their own customers. The next creative minds emerging into design, data and business will be using the latest data analyzing technology and will be at the forefront of advancing the creative conceptualizations of information. We want to engage with these budding creatives and see what they can present to us.  We are offering a scholarship to an undergraduate student who can elaborately take on data presentation in a well constructed and thought-out essay.

Deadline: January 5, 2019
Award: $2,500

OppU Achievers Scholarship
The OppU Achievers Scholarship celebrates students who transform opportunity into results. It rewards achievement in its many forms and honors those who create opportunity for both themselves and others.
Founded in 2016, the scholarship provides $2,500 for current or future education costs. Scholarship selections are made four times a year. Annually, the OppU Achievers Scholarship awards a total of $10,000 to students who have demonstrated outstanding achievement.

Deadline: Winners selected four times a year- September 30, December 31, March 31, June 30
Award: $2,500

The Reedsy National Creative Writing Scholarship
We are pleased to announce the inaugural Reedsy Creative Writing Scholarship, a biannual award for writers and novelists in further education. As the world's leading marketplace of book publishing talent, Reedsy is passionate about nurturing the next generation of fiction authors. We have designed this scholarship to award a student whose writing displays a clear and unique voice with the potential to thrive in the competitive literary landscape.

Deadline: February 21, 2019
Award: $1,000

Renewed Hope Scholarship
Students are asked to submit a 750-1,000 word essay discussing their thoughts or ideas on how to help conquer the epidemic that is the substance abuse epidemic in the United States. You may use personal experience or experiences you've witnessed around you. We encourage you to think outside of the box!

Deadline: December 15, 2018
Award: $1,000

Rhode Island Scholarship Search
A site that Rhode Island students can use to find local scholarships in Rhode Island specific to Rhode Island residents.

Rhode Island Foundation
Rhode Island residents can search for different scholarships from organizations within the state

Schochor, Frederico and Stanton, P.A. Scholarship
As a leader in advocacy, the Baltimore medical malpractice law firm of Schochor, Federico and Staton, P.A. is proud to announce the dedication of a scholarship to support students pursuing college and university studies. The winner will be selected based on an essay they have written on the topic of "Why you are the best candidate for the scholarship?" 

Deadline: April 1, 2019
Amount: $5,000

Scholarship Guidance
An online schoalrship search and resource tool for students.

Students Affected By Cancer Scholarship
Many of us here at Anytime Heating, Cooling and Plumbing have been impacted by cancer. We have seen friends and family battle with this disease. We are proud of the work we do to serve the people in the Greater Metro Atlanta area. But we also want to be part of the help we can extend to the people suffering from cancer. As such it is our pleasure to announce the first ever Anytime Heating, Cooling and Plumbing Cancer Scholarship. This $1,000 scholarship is intended to support any student or their immediate family member who is suffering from Cancer.

We have seen how life changes when someone in the family has cancer. When one family member get cancer it affects the entire family. It is often a surprise and without any warning and it can radically alter how a person lives from day to day.  Anytime wants to help those students who have dealt with or are still dealing with cancer of any type and in any form to achieve their educational dreams!Please apply for the scholarship and we look forward to reading the essays and bestowing this scholarship.

Deadline: December 31, 2018
Award: $1,000

Supplement Critique Scholarship
We at Supplement Critique would like to do our part in supporting a community of young people who are the "future of America." Which is why we have started a scholarship contest with the goal encouraging the professional and personal development of the next generation of dreamers.The contest will require that you create a 1000 word essay on the following topic: What steps can young Americans take to promote healthier living in local communities?

Deadline: March 1, 2019
Award: $1,000

TheDoctorBlog Scholarship
Thedoctorblog.com is an independent blogger & adviser provider founded in 2016 to produce actionable blogging strategies and we are happy to help 1,000+ visitors over the world every month to improve the skills in the right path. Thedoctorblog.com Scholarship is designed to help aspiring students to share the knowledge about blogging while doing their university programs, this helping them to somehow live their life.

Deadline: April 15, 2019
Award: $1,500

WyzAnt Scholarships
This is an online search site for tutors that also have a number of different scholarship programs and search information and tips for how to write scholarship essays.