The Edwards Scholarship Fund

See Description For Amount

March 15, 2020

Awards Available: See Description

Apply Now!
  • Scholarship Description
  • The Edwards Scholarship Fund was established in 1939 by Grace M. Edwards, a lifelong resident of Boston. The Fund seeks to further the development of good citizenship through education by offering college scholarships to men and women of good character and ability who are in need of financial assistance. Her Scholarship has helped thousands of students over the years. Recipients are asked to contribute to the Fund when their incomes allow in order to extend the legacy of Grace Edwards.

    Applicant must be a resident of the City of Boston from at least junior year of high school with a minimum 2.0 GPA, a high school diploma or a GED. College students can apply but priority is given to high school seniors. Scholarships are renewable up to 4 years of undergraduate education. Relatives of Trustees, employees, and major donors of the fund are not eligible to apply. Renewal applications have a different due date. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Edwards Scholarship Fund
  • 89 South St
  • Suite 603
  • Boston, MA 02111
  • info@edwardsfund.org
  • 617-737-3400

See if you qualify for this award

Learn more about this scholarship and many more.
Find Scholarships Instantly!
  

Comments (2)

expand_less

Care to comment?
Go ahead - we're listening! Did you apply for this scholarship? Why? Why not? Maybe you even won!
Your comments could help fellow Scholarships.com members.


If you can read this, don't touch the following fields


Jewel C  on 11/10/2018 7:29:10 PM

My daughter was a sweet time is up in this wonderful scholarship. I'm a single mother ways to talk to LogN including homeschooling her way to use this was Julia blessing and a very good investment. Upon graduating in 2011 from Bentley University my daughter is in a boot own book scholarship in which she goes with us tonight to the bookstore buys the book of their choice and insisted they don't need that book back to the school so that it can be used by another student paying it forward .this with her own idea in the salute to the investment twe all make him miss Meisel children to make him very young stay blessed and thank you again and again for supporting our children the next generations to come!

Nalani D  on 3/3/2016 4:54:13 PM

Im attending a trade school, and applying to help my parents out with affording college. I've received my cosmetology license and certificate for ultrasonic but I want to further my education. My dream college is Lawrence Memorial/Regis college two year nursing program to become a esthetician. Receiving a scholarship would really help me reach my goals and dreams In life. Thank you for your time and consideration!

Latest College & Financial Aid News

PBS Airs Documentary About Higher Ed in Prison

September 18, 2019

by Susan Dutca-Lovell

Photo credit: Jared Ames

A new PBS documentary exhibiting prison education, titled "College Behind Bars" is set to air on November 25 and 26. The four-part series documents the journeys of dozens of incarcerated men and women as they pursue college degrees in the Bard Prison Initiative - deemed one of the most rigorous prison education programs in the United States, according to Inside Higher Ed. [...]

$43M in Loans Forgiven for Students of Closed Colleges

September 6, 2019

by Susan Dutca-Lovell

The federal government discharged more than $43 million in student loan debt for former students of recently closed for-profit colleges. Students who attended programs operated by Education Corporation of America, Dream Center Education Holdings, Vatterott College and Charlotte School of Law will be able to qualify for a full discharge of their federal loans if they were enrolled when their college closed or withdrew within 120 days of the official closure date and didn’t transfer to another institution, according to Inside Higher Education. [...]

College Board Backpedals - No Adversity Score to be Added

August 30, 2019

by Susan Dutca-Lovell

College Board is ditching its previous plan to capture socioeconomic information from students with a single score - also known as an "adversity score" - when scoring their SAT college admissions test. The score would have taken into account a student's socioeconomic background and the neighborhood in which they grew up. [...]