Affordablity

Scholarships

The following Institutional Financial Assistance is offered to Upperclassmen based on merit. 

Lasell 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.

Cornelia Hemingway Killam Scholarship Fund
Established by Caroline Killam Moller '57 in honor of her mother, a trustee of Lasell 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 Lasell'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 Lasell.

Sylvia Goodman Scholarship 
Established by Lasell 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 Lasell 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 University 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.

Summer Internship Stipend
Since 2014, one Trustee and Lasell offer ten stipends to students who accept a full-time, unpaid internships in conjunction with the internship course in their major. This is intended to provide students with resources to explore career opportunities in locations not realistic during the school year.

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.

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.

To apply for Free Browsing Link Scholarship, carefully check that you meet the eligibility requirements, check more details at https://www.freebrowsinglink.com/scholarship/

In order to participate in the scholarship contest, applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Must be currently attending or planning to attend a college or university for the current financial year.
  • Must be in good academic standing with your current educational institution
  • The Topic of the essay is "How to limit which companies track your internet activity?".
  • Must provide your written essay (PDF/Word format preferred) by the deadline of July 31st, 2020.
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA score.
  • The scholarship amount is $1000

All essay submissions should be sent to scholarship@freebrowsinglink.com 

Blue Sky Limo

We firmly believe in giving back to the community, and that education is the best investment we can make in our future generations. Young people are our future and they deserve the opportunity to reach their educational and professional goals. It is our hope that by completing their college degree, young people will be able to contribute significantly back into their communities and play their part in making the world a better place.   To apply for the Blue Sky Limo Scholarship, carefully check that you meet the eligibility requirements, check more details at https://blueskylimovail.com/scholarship-opportunity/

In order to participate in the scholarship contest, applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Must be currently attending or planning to attend a college or university for the current financial year.
  • Must be in good academic standing with your current educational institution
  • The Topic of the essay is "Sustainable Transportation Technologies".
  • Must provide your written essay (PDF/Word format preferred) by the deadline of March 15th, 2020
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA score.
  • The scholarship amount is $5000

All essay submissions should be sent to scholarship@blueskylimovail.com

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

DPS Accounting
We are inviting U.S. students from all disciplines to participate in a chance to receive the DPS Accounting Scholarship.

Details of Scholarship Program:
Scholarship URL: https://www.dpsaccounting.com.au/scholarship/
The topic for Essay: "How to Start a Tax Accounting and CPA Firm"

Scholarship Amount: $1000
Deadline: March 15, 2020

Education.com

Our Empowered Future Teachers Scholarship aims to make an impact in the lives of aspiring teachers in America. Twice per year, we award a teaching student with a $10,000 scholarship to further their educational goals. To apply, students must meet the following eligibility requirements:

  • Must be enrolled in an Education-related major (see scholarship page for details)
  • Must be pursuing a career as a preschool through 5th grade teacher (any discipline)
  • Must be enrolled at an accredited 2-year, 4-year, or technical/vocational college or university in the United States
  • Open to college undergraduates, graduate students, and professional students
  • Must be a United States citizen or permanent resident
  • Must have a minimum 3.0 GPA

   Deadlines: January 1st and June 30th every year

Education.com

Our Building the Future Scholarship program supports those who have financial or diversity struggles because we understand the need for a diverse classroom to create a stronger community. Twice per year, we will award two talented aspiring early childhood education teachers with a $5,000 scholarship each towards their educational expenses. To apply, students must meet the following eligibility requirements:

  • Must be a low income student or student from an underrepresented group
  • Must be pursuing a career as a preschool-5th grade teacher (any discipline)
  • Must be enrolled at an accredited 2-year, 4-year, or technical/vocational college or university in the United States
  • Open to college undergraduates
  • Must be enrolled in an Education-related major (see scholarship page for details)
  • Must be a United States citizen or Permanent Resident
  • Open to students from all states
  • Scholarship winner must provide an official transcript for enrollment verification

  Deadlines: January 1st and June 30th every year

Excel Capital Management Scholarship

A quality education is important for all people. Sadly, not everyone can afford one. Daunting expenses mean thousands of students can't pursue their educational goals every year. At excelcapmanagement.com, we value education and want to help people with the finances for their higher studies.  

We are pleased to announce our very first scholarship "Excel Capital Management Scholarship Program" to assist students to achieve their educational goals. The $500 yearly scholarship will be awarded to one student for their education expenses. Further, our aim is to double this amount for next year's program. 

Deadline: December 31, 2019
Amount: $500

Forex Winner 

We are inviting U.S. students from all disciplines to participate in a chance to receive The Forex Winner Scholarship and is open to all students, from part-time to post-graduate.

Details of Scholarship Program:

Scholarship URL: https://theforexwinner.com/scholarship
The Topic for Essay:
"Why Money market and the importance of it?"

Scholarship Amount: $1000 
Deadline:
March 20, 2020

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.

MoneyGeek.com Scholarships and Guides for Students of Diverse Populations

Newsome Melton

Twice a year, we offer the Student Leadership Scholarship to recognize student leaders and to help them get an education that will allow them to continue their efforts to make a difference in their communities.

If you're wondering what are the Eligible criteria for application, they're as follow:

  • 3.0 GPS
  • History of leadership as school or in the community
  • Enrolled in or accepted to an accredited college or university
  • Complete essay on one of the following topics:
    • How has your personal, academic, or community experience shaped you as a leader?
    • What is the role of a leader?
    • How do you envision your leadership experience helping you in your future career?
  • Submit unofficial transcript
  • Submit resume documenting leadership experience, training, and accomplishments
  • Agree to the terms and conditions

The deadline for the application is on December 15, 2019.

Ownage Pranks 

We would love to contribute to an undergraduate student's education with a scholarship and potential internet fame.

One Scholarship Offered Twice Annually: $1000
Spring Semester Scholarship Deadline: May 31
Winner Announced: June 30

Fall Semester Scholarship Deadline: December 31
Winner Announced: January 31

Pro Skills Basketball would also like to offer a $1,500 scholarship to your students. 

In order for the students to participate in our scholarship contest, they must:

  • Submit an essay with at least 500 words describing the life lessons that they have learned from playing sports.
  • The student must have at least 2.5 GPA.

Amount:$1500

Deadline: January 15th, 2020

Scholarships & Financial Resources for Asian Students
Scholarships & Financial Resources for Black Students
Scholarships $ Financial Resources for Native American Students

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

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

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

Yellow Systems is offering a web development scholarship to an undergraduate student who is passionate about web design and is ready to prove it.

To apply for the Yellow web developer scholarship, you must meet the following requirements:

  • be a US citizen;
  • plan to attend an accredited college or university as a full-time student in an approved art & design program;
  • be a graduate of a public or accredited private high school;
  • be a first-year student in art & design-related program at a US-based college or university and, reside in the US;
  • have a minimum composite SAT score of 1150 or an ACT score of 27;
  • have a minimum GPA of 3.0.

If a student meets all the above-mentioned criteria to apply for the scholarship for web developers, he/she should submit the application form or send his/her application to scholarship@yellow.systems. He/she must also attach a file with the test case, which will be a crucial item during the application review process. The winner will be selected by the art directors of Yellow. 

Award amount: $1000

Deadline: March 1, 2020

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.