Assabet Tech Scholarship List

This list is intended to provide a general idea of past scholarships available to students. Please note, not all scholarships are available every year. It is strongly encouraged that you check your student email, as notifications are sent out as scholarships become available.

Current available scholarships are posted by deadline in the above calendar.

Name

Description

Deadline

Abbott and Fenner Scholarship

The A&F Scholarships are available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any accredited post secondary institution. To apply for this scholarship you will need to write an essay on the topic below. The essay should be between 500 and 1000 words. Your submissions must be sent to us by email at: scholarships@abbottandfenner.com

Topic: Describe your educational career and life goals. Explain your plan for achieving these goals. Include your degree/major, why you selected it, and how this degree/major will help you achieve your goals.

June

ACTE Student Trophy Design Contest

The contest is open to secondary, postsecondary and adult CTE students in 3D design courses or other CAD courses. Students may enter as individuals or as teams of no more than two (2) people – please note, only submit one application per team. All team members must be enrolled as students in an educational institution during the semester/term in which they contribute to the design. Each entry must be entirely the original work of the persons identified in the entry. The contest is not open to any persons employed, past or present, as a professional in 3D printing.

May

AES Engineers Scholarship

Scholarships are intended for our future leaders across a wide spectrum of fields of study. This award is available to high school seniors and all students attending a post-secondary educational facility. Full information available on website.

October

Air Conditioning Association of New England Scholarship

The ACA/NE scholarship is designed to provide financial assistance to students who have decided to pursue an educational path and career in the HVAC industry. The scholarship may be used at any accredited university, college, technical, or post-secondary vocational school. ACA/NE scholarships will be offered each year in the amount of $1,000.

March

American Legion High School Oratorical Scholarship

Must be a citizen of or lawful permanent resident of the United States. Must be a student under the age of twenty (20) years and presently enrolled in a high school or junior high school on the date of the National Contest. Contestants shall be required to deliver a prepared oration in the English language, which must be the original effort of each contestant, and must require not less than eight (8) nor more than ten (10) minutes for delivery.

December

Ancient Order of Hibernians Division 8 Scholarship

Requires completed application and supplemental materials: transcript, SAT or ACT scores, letter of recommendation from school, letter of reference from non-relative, letter from applicant telling about self, plans for future and need for financial assistance.

May

Anesta H. Carey Memorial Scholarship

Open to All Towns graduating seniors who are applying for enrollment to an accredited two-year or four-year college or university.

March

Arborjet's Taking Root Scholarship

For students planning to pursue a forestry course of study or related major (e.g. Forestry, Plant Sciences, Horticulture, Entomology, Environmental Science or other related major).

June

Arcadius, Emma & Robert Lemieux Scholarship

The Arcadius, Emma & Robert Lemieux Scholarship was established to assist seniors in public or private high schools in the MetroWest area who wish to continue their education beyond high school, whether in college, vocational or technical schools, but are unable to do so due to financial difficulties not of their own cause. Awards will be up to $1,000 per student.

April

Aspiring Fashion Professional Scholarship

The scholarship is limited to high school seniors in the US pursuing a fashion related degree program at an accredited post-secondary school or college. Fashion related fields include, but are not limited to, the following programs: Fashion Design; Fashion Merchandising; Fashion Marketing; Fashion Management; Fashion Retailing.

June

Aspiring Nurse Scholarship

This scholarship competition is open to all high school seniors who plan to pursue college education in nursing, including LPN/LVN, ADN, and BSN programs.

August

Assumption College Light the Way Scholarship

To be considered for the Light the Way Scholarship, students must apply for admission to Assumption College and complete the scholarship application by the deadline. A completed Light the Way Scholarship application includes a brief essay from the student on how they are contributing to make the world a better place, a letter of recommendation and a visual representation of their work.

December

AVMCJROTC Auxiliary Career/Education Scholarship

Recipient must have completed at least two school years as a cadet in the Assabet Valley MCJROTC, and be a member in their graduating year.

March

Berlin Lions Club Scholarship

The Berlin Lions Club shall offer two scholarship awards for the sum of $1,000.00 each for the purpose of furthering one's education or vocation. The award shall be based on secondary school achievements, community service experiences and financial need. Eligibility: Applicant must be a Berlin resident in the current graduating class and must fulfill the requirements of the application.

May

Berlin Teachers' Association Scholarship

Must have attended Berlin Memorial School and has made plans to continue their education at an institute for higher learning.

May

Berlin/Boylston Public School SEPAC Scholarship

Resident of Berlin or Boylston for at least one full school year and received special education services during that time.

May

Central Mass Track and Field District E Scholarship

Must have participated in Cross Country/Track and Field.

May

Charles Eliot II Scholarship

Open to high school seniors who are entering their first year of college and who are especially interested in pursuing an academic career in land use planning that will guide our society to a more sustainable future.

April

Christa McAuliffe Charter School Scholarship

To be eligible for this scholarship, you must be a graduating senior who is an alumnus of the Christa McAuliffe Charter School, pursuing a degree beyond high school.

March

City of Marlborough Scholarship Fund

The recipients must be residents of the City and must apply and be accepted to a college or university of their

choice. The committee shall take into consideration each recipient's financial need, scholastic record, involvement in community work, a personal essay, as well as extracurricular school activities.

May

Clinton Lodge of Elks Scholarship

College-bound senior.

May

Comcast Leaders and Achievers Scholarship

Have a demonstrated commitment to community service, outstanding qualities in character, integrity and leadership; be enrolled as a high school senior; Reside in a community served by Comcastand; plan to enroll in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited two- or four-year college or university in the US for the entire academic year

December

Corridor Nine Scholastic Academic Award

Must be a resident of Westborough, Northborough, Southborough or Shrewsbury; must be pursing a post-secondary degree (i.e. Associates or Bachelor degree); awards will be granted on the basis of scholastic achievement, community and school involvement, work experience, financial need, appearance of application and the interview.

January

Corridor Nine Scholastic Career/Trade Award

Must be a resident of Westborough, Northborough, Southborough or Shrewsbury; must be pursuing a certificate program in their career/trade or immediately entering their career/trade following high school graduation; Awards will be granted on the basis of scholastic achievement, financial need, appearance of application, career/trade experience and the interview

January

CSF of Marlborough Scholarship

Variety of Scholarships are available through this one application, most of which require that you are a Marlborough resident. You must go to the website and register to access the scholarships.

April

Doug Flutie, Jr. Foundation for Autism Scholarship

The MetroWest Chamber of Commerce DOUG FLUTIE, JR. FOUNDATION FOR AUTISM Scholarship was established to assist public or private high school seniors with an autism or autism spectrum disorder diagnosis who reside in the MetroWest area and wish to continue their education beyond high school, whether in college, vocational or technical schools. Awards will be up to $1,000.

April

Elks National Foundation Most Valuable Student Scholarship

Any high school senior who is a U.S. citizen. Application must be fully completed with all necessary paperwork, or the judges will not consider it.

November

Elks National Legacy Award Scholarship

High School Senior, U.S. Citizen, High Achievement, Financial Need, Community Service. Must be the child or grandchild of a living Elk. Legacy Scholarships MUST be submitted ONLINE ONLY.

January

Fitchburg Pilots Association Scholarship

For those interested in aviation-related careers.

April

Fortitude Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Award

In the amount of $1,000, paid in two installments, is awarded to a Black male or female high school senior. The candidate must have been accepted into an accredited institution of higher education (2 or 4 years) and have a cumulative grade point average of at least 2.8 on a 4.0 scale. Candidates must live, or attend school, in Ashland, Framingham, Holliston, Hopkinton, Marlborough, Natick, Sherborn, Sudbury, Wayland or Worcester.

February

Friends of Hudson Public Library Scholarship

Open to any senior student (college or career bound) who has volunteered at the Hudson Public Library or with the Friends of Hudson Public Library.

April

Friends of Shrewsbury Public Library Scholarship

Shrewsbury Resident planning on continuing his/her education as a full-time student towards a bachelor's or associate's degree.

April

GBPFLAG Elsie Frank Scholarship

Greater Boston PFLAG (Parents, Families, and Friends of LGBTQ People) will award one student scholarship funds of $5,000 each year (up to 4 years of consecutive enrollment in total) to one graduating Massachusetts high school student who will attend a 2-or 4-year college or technical/vocational school in the 2018-2019 academic year. The award will be based solely on responses to the questions below and references. Applicants are required to submit two letters of

reference, one being from someone who can address your commitment to the LGBTQ community. Please do not include transcripts or financial information. All students are welcome and encouraged to apply: gay, lesbian, bisexual, pansexual, asexual, aromantic, transgender, gender non-conforming, intersex, queer, questioning, or straight.

February

Gene Haas Foundation/QCC Scholarship

Minimum 3.0 GPA; senior in a machine technology program; accepted to QCC Manufacturing Technology for Fall

May

George Coleman Scholarship

Each year, the New England Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers awards scholarships to three high school graduates who will be enrolling in a NEACRAO member institution for the fall semester of that year. Each high school graduate who is selected is awarded $2,000*. Each recipient of the scholarship is selected from candidates who are recommended by New England secondary school guidance professionals.

March

Good Citizen Program (DAR) Scholarship

College-bound seniors demonstrating good citizenship, patriotism, dependability, service and leadership are encouraged to apply.

October

Greater Worcester Community Foundation Scholarship

Open to Worcester County residents.

March

Henry David Thoreau Foundation Scholarship

Tuition scholarship for environmental studies.

February

Hudson-Concord Lodge of Elks Scholarship

Open to all towns.

March

Hudson-Maynard VFW Scholarship

Open to Hudson and Maynard residents. Student must be the child or grandchild of a veteran.

May

It's My Heart New England CHD Awareness Scholarship

Applicant must first meet one of the following requirements: be diagnosed with CHD, be recipient of heart transplant or be a family member of a person diagnosed with CHD; applicant must also be a resident of one of the New England States; high school senior or enrolled college student with a 2.5 or higher GPA; be accepted full or part-time at an accredited 2 or 4-year college, university or technical school located in the U.S.

March

Jaworek School PTO Scholarship

The recipient must be a graduating high school senior, who attended Jaworek Elementary School and resides in Marlborough at the time of graduation, and who plans to attend an accredited college or technical school during the next term.

March

John F. Giarusso Memorial Scholarship

This $500 scholarship will be awarded to a senior at Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School who has distinguished himself or herself through service to the school and their community.

May

Mabel Felton Marble Scholarship

Female student from the Town of Berlin who is planning on continuing his/her education, either at a college or vocational school.

April

Marc E. Lewis Youth Scholarship

This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has made high school and/or community sports programs safer for and more inclusive of LGBTQ student athletes as either a role model or ally. See website for more information.

February

Mark Bavis Leadership Foundation Scholarship

Financial need, leadership, community service.

March

Marlborough American Legion Scholarship

Marlborough Resident planning on attending college.

April

Marlborough Babe Ruth Scholarship

Scholarship to be awarded to one or more graduating senior who is planning to attend a two or four year college. The student must have participated in and provided service to the Marlborough Babe Ruth organization.

May

Marlborough Foundation Scholarship/Avidia Bank in the name of Enio M. Cipriano

Student must submit an essay and transcript. Essay should outline financial need and extracurricular activities. Application and supporting paperwork must be mailed to the address on the application by the due date.

April

Marlborough Regional Community Foundation Scholarship

Hudson or Marlborough Resident.

March

Massachusetts AFL-CIO Scholarship

A Labor History Scholarship exam will be administered to students at Assabet in February. Students must register online by December 14th to take the exam. There is also a study guide available online. All Massachusetts high school seniors are eligible to compete for certain awards. Additionally, students with a family or personal union affiliation are eligible for awards given by their family's specific local union or central labor council.

December

Massachusetts Elks Vocational Scholarship

The Massachusetts Elks Vocational Scholarship Program has been established through the generosity of the Elks National Foundation so that individual students who are going to school full time in a post high school non-bachelor’s degree/vocational program. The individuals applying for this award needs to be attending a vocational/technical school, a junior college, or a community college working on a one or two year program of studies that will further his/her education culminating in an Associates Degree, diploma or certificate that is less than a bachelor’s degree. A student must plan to carry a minimum load of 12 semester credit hours each term.

March

Massachusetts JCI Senate Scholarship

Two $1000 grants will be given to graduating high school seniors in Massachusetts.

January

Massachusetts State Elks Scholarship

Pursuing Bachelor's Degree; high academic standing, character, and financial need.

January

Metrowest Health Foundation Scholarship

The MetroWest Health Foundation provides scholarships to students who are residents of one of the 25 towns in our MetroWest service area. Students must be accepted into an eligible nursing, medical, or clinical program at an accredited academic institution.

May

Minerva Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Award

In the amount of $2,000, paid in two installments, is awarded to a Black female high school senior. The candidate must have been accepted into an accredited institution of higher education (2 or 4 years) and have a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. Candidates must live, or attend school, in Ashland, Framingham, Holliston, Hopkinton, Marlborough, Natick, Sherborn, Sudbury, Wayland or Worcester.

February

Moses Reed Tyler Scholarship

Resident of Berlin pursuing training in occupations or trades in addition to students desiring to go to college or institutions of higher learning.

May

MRAEF Scholarship

High school seniors, undergraduates, high school seniors and graduates, and GED certificate holders are eligible to apply. To be considered for this scholarship, an applicant must: Be a student who is accepted to or is currently enrolled in an accredited culinary school, college or university; Have earned a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 2.65 on a 4.0 scale (or its equivalent); Have worked at least the minimum # of hours. ProStart seniors and other high school seniors must have a minimum of 250 hours, and high school graduates, undergraduates and GED certificate holders must have a minimum of 750 hours.

April

Murphy Insurance Agency Scholarship

Open to All Towns students. Student must write an essay on four core values: Initiate, Insight, Innovate, Integrity.

April

National Association of Women in Construction - Boston Chapter Scholarship

Men or women who will be enrolled as degree candidates in a construction-related, construction management, architecture, civil, mechanical, structural or electrical engineering and/or a fully accredited technical or apprentice program.

March

NEACAC Essay Contest

Essay contest open to All Towns juniors and seniors.

April

New England Plumbing, Gas & Mechanical Inspectors Association Scholarship

Plumbing or HVAC student planning on working in the trade or continuing education in the trade.

February

Northborough Art Guild Al Howard Memorial Award

You must be a resident of Northborough, accepted into an art school and majoring in art. You must show a portfolio of 5 to 8 examples of your original art work.

April

Northborough Garden Club

Student must be a high school senior and resident of Northborough for at least two years, and accepted at a school of higher education in one of the following fields: Horticulture, Environmental Studies, Land Management, Conservation Management, Agriculture, Botany, Biology, Floral Design, Landscape Design, or related fields. The award shall be based on academic achievement, future choice of study, strong demonstrated activities and interest in conservation, environment, natural resources, wildlife and gardening.

April

Northborough High School Alumni Association Scholarship

Open to Northborough and Southborough students or students with an affiliation to a Northboro High School graduate.

April

Phillips Scholarship

Renewable, 4 year scholarships to students of financial need (low-moderate income)who display academic excellence, a desire to make a meaningful contribution to society, good character and a strong work ethic.

April

Pirandello Lyceum Scholarship

Applicants should be college-bound high school seniors with high academic averages, high SAT scores, involvement in extracurricular activities and financial need. Students should also have studied the Italian language, intend to study Italian in college, or wish to spend their junior year abroad in Italy.

April

Rebekah Assembly of Massachusetts Memorial Scholarship

Open to All Towns students.

March

Schoolhouse Quilters of Shrewsbury Scholarship

Open to All Towns, but preference to seniors majoring in Family & Consumer Science, Fiber Arts, Textiles, Fashion Design, or Graphic Design.

March

Shrewsbury Woman's Club Scholarship

Two scholarships are available, the Shrewsbury Woman's Club and the Mary C. Griffin Memorial Scholarship. Both require that you have been a resident of Shrewsbury for at least 2 years.

March

Skip Conrad Scholarship

Resident of Hudson planning on attending college.

April

Southborough Garden Club Scholarship

Resident of Southborough for at least 2 years, demonstrate scholastic achievement and good citizenship, and majoring in Arts and/or Sciences related to Horticulture, Floral Design, Environmental Studies, Ecology, Conservation, Agriculture, Botany, or Landscape Architecture/Design.

April

Southborough Town Scholarship

Various scholarships/criteria.

March

St. Mary's Credit Union Scholarship

Member of St. Mary's Credit Union for at least 6 months.

April

STEM Metrowest Chamber Educational Foundation, Inc. Scholarship

The MetroWest Chamber of Commerce STEM Scholarship was established to assist public or private high school seniors who reside in the MetroWest area and wish to continue their education beyond high school, whether in college, vocational or technical schools, with a focus on science, technology, engineering or math. Awards will beup to $1,000

April

Torch Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Award

In the amount of $1,500, paid in two installments, is awarded to a Black male or female high school senior. The candidate must have been accepted into an accredited institution of higher education (2 or 4 years) and have a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. Candidates must live, or attend school, in Ashland, Framingham, Holliston, Hopkinton, Marlborough, Natick, Sherborn, Sudbury, Wayland or Worcester.

February

Village Green Preschool Scholarship

Open to a graduating senior who attended VGP and plans to attend a two-or four-year accredited college or university.

April

Walter Kelleher Memorial Metrowest Chamber Educational Foundation, Inc. Scholarship

Must be a graduating senior (Hudson, Marlborough, Northborough, Southborough, Westborough) with a grade average of B or better; demonstrate a financial need (documentation such as a FAFSA will be required); with a demonstrated interest in and aptitude for an Early Childhood Education career.

April

Wendy's High School Heisman Scholarship

Minimum 3.0 GPA; student-athlete.

October

Westborough Rotary Club Scholarship

Open to any student from Westborough. Must write a one-page essay on the topic, "What does the Rotary International motto 'Service Above Self' mean to you and how will you incorporate the spirit of local and international engagement into your life over the next ten years?"

April

Westborough Woman's Club Scholarship

Westborough resident; judged on two criteria - community service and essay

April

William B. Rice Aid Fund Scholarship

Resident of Hudson.

April