Please Note: We are currently reorganizing the scholarship process. Please check back here in mid January for more information.
Questions regarding the scholarships listed below? Please email Peter Rossini at Peter_Rossini@uml.edu
Continuing Education Dean's Scholarship - Filing Deadline March 31, 2017
The Continuing Education Dean's Scholarship awards are for $1,200
and may be continued on a semester basis, conditional upon
satisfactory academic performance. The maximum length of the award is
Leo F. King Scholarship - Filing Deadline March 31, 2017
The Dean Leo F. King Scholarship is available as an annual award
for adult learners in higher education.
Professor Bernard and Diana Shapiro Scholarship - Filing Deadline
March 31, 2017
The Shapiro scholarship is a merit scholarship that is awarded
annually to a student enrolled in an undergraduate degree program
through the Division of Online and Continuing Education. Professor
Emeritus Bernard Shapiro began teaching at the University in 1962 and
retired from the Mathematics Department in 1996. He continued to work at the
University as an evening supervisor and advisor in the Division of Online and Continuing
Education until his retirement in 2011.
His wife, Diana (Yana) Shapiro, worked in the Division of Online
and Continuing Education from 1975 until her retirement in 1996 and then continued to work in
OCE on a part-time basis until her retirement in 2012.
If you meet the above requirements, you
are eligible to apply for a scholarship through the Division of Online
and Continuing Education.
Scholarship restrictions: If a
scholarship winner withdraws from the University, the remainder of
his/her scholarship will be forfeited and not renewable.
Finalists will be selected by a committee
and may be invited to meet with representatives of this committee in
April. Announcement of these scholarships will be made at the annual
Alpha Sigma Lambda National Honor Society Induction Ceremony. The
Scholarship will take effect for the first semester of the following
Professor Allan Roscoe Endowed Scholarship
The Professor Allan Roscoe Endowed Scholarship fund was created in 2015 in memory of Criminal Justice Professor Allan Roscoe. The scholarship fund was created to provide scholarship support for students pursuing a degree in Criminal Justice at the University. Scholarships will be awarded to students selected by the Office of Financial Aid in consultation with the Chairperson of the Criminal Justice Department and the Division of Online and Continuing Education based on the following criteria:
- Students must be matriculated in an undergraduate or graduate degree program in Criminal Justice, including Online and Continuing Education.
- Students must have and maintain a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.
- Students must have financial need as determined by the Financial Aid Office.
Veterans Online and Off-Campus Scholarships:
Scholarships will be awarded to Veterans who are enrolled in an
undergraduate degree or certificate program for $300 each. These
scholarships can be used one time only and for one course only.
Applications will be evaluated by the Continuing Education Scholarship Committee and
will be judged by merit and thoughtfulness in written response.
Veterans Scholarship application form in .pdf file format!*
ASL Adult Education Foundation Scholarships
Lambda Adult Education Foundation Scholarships are available for
Continuing Education students who are matriculated
in associate's or bachelor's degree programs and who demonstrate
academic strength and leadership. For more information, visit:
Read more about UMass Lowell's Alpha
Sigma Lambda Honor Society for Continuing Education students.
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