Tuition and Aid

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

Beldon Scholarship
At Beldon, we believe excellence is achieved from hard work and an unwavering dedication to learning something new, every day. We are proud to provide an annual scholarship to students who are determined to achieve a higher education, by alleviating their financial burdens.

Every year, we will select two winners to award a $1,000 scholarship, each! Our scholarship panel will review all applications and hand-pick the most qualified candidates. We want you to tell us what it takes to be an aspiring business leader in this industry today.

Deadline: September 1, 2018
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.

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

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.

GreenPal's Scholarship for Tomorrow's Entrepreneur
The purpose of The GreenPal Small Business Scholarship is to assist a motivated, driven student and future business leader. We believe that the generation of today's students are the future employers of tomorrow. The future of our county will be forged by the entrepreneurial spirit of today's generation.

Deadline: October 15, 2018
Award: $2,000

Create and Go Design Your Future Scholarship
The development of Create and Go was fueled by our passion for writing and following our dreams of making a living by blogging.

Our dream was often tested at the beginning of our journey. Trial and error paid off and we created a successful business blogging which made it possible for us to design our own future; work from anywhere in the world and write about what we love while earning an impressive income.We provide our expertise to inspire others to follow their dreams, to design their future. We are offering a scholarship to one undergraduate student who can elaborate their own dreams and how they plan on fulfilling designing their future in a well written and personal piece.

Deadline: November 1, 2018
Amount: $2,000

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

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.

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

Medigo Scholarship Program
MEDIGO strives to remove barriers to healthcare for our patients. We firmly believe that education should be equally as accessible for students. We are proud to offer a scholarship of $2,000, with the aim of supporting one promising student through their college or university degree. We are looking to reward a student who best aligns with our values of diversity and inclusion. Applicants are asked to write an essay on diversity in the workplace.

Deadline: September 1, 2018
Award: $2,000

Paving The Way Scholarship
SaveOnPaving.com is a free service that was created to help home and business owners find and connect with locally trusted paving professionals nationwide. We use a rigorous screening process when adding contractors to our network of service professionals and are proud to be one of the most helpful paving resources online.

We also believe in helping determined, persistent, and hard working students achieve their goals and dreams. Therefore, we created our Paving The Way Scholarship to help deserving young students get a head start on their education which will "pave the way" for a brighter future.

Deadline: October 31, 2018
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

ReviewMoon Annual Scholarship
The ReviewMoon scholarship requires an essay of 800-3,000 words about how ot save money when shopping online. Writing will be evaluated on orignality and creativity.

Deadline: September 25, 2018
Award: $2,000 for winner, $1,000 for two runner-ups

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.

Single Mother Scholarship
The Top Products Single Mother Scholarship was created in 2017 to provide supplemental financial assistance to degree-seeking single moms. We firmly believe in the power of education and its potential of increasing a family's income. We understand the financial strain going to college can place on any family, let alone mothers who are tasked with raising their families alone. As strong advocates of both higher education and family values, we are pleased to help single moms get the financial help they need to create a secure future for their children by providing $1,000 for tuition or books, or other educational expenses.

The Essay
We want to hear your story. Write a personal narrative describing yourself, your family and what education means to you. Why do you want to obtain a college degree? How will this scholarship help you achieve your goals? 

Deadline: August 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

Wikibuy eCommerce and Online Retail Scholarship
The annual Wikibuy eCommerce and Online Retail Scholarship was established in 2018 to recognize current business majors and minors who demonstrate academic excellence and strong entrepreneurial thinking. Special consideration will be given to students interested in pursuing a career in online retail and eCommerce.

Along with the application, students must submit a 500-word essay meant to demonstrate their entrepreneurial and innovative spirit.

Deadline: August 21, 2018
Award: $2,500

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.

 ZipHearing Hearing Health Awareness Scholarship
Visit https://www.ziphearing.com for more information.

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