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Massachusetts Maritime Academy - FINANCIAL AID NEWS Financial Aid - FINANCIAL AID NEWS
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The MMA on-line scholarship application is currently accepting applications.  By completing this application you are applying for a large number of internal scholarships offered by MMA through the generosity of many different 'friends of MMA.'

By completing this application, there is also an opportunity to apply for a number of scholarships available through the MMA Alumni Association at the end of the form.

Deadline to apply:  May 1, 2014.

Internet Explorer is the recommended browser to access this application.  Be sure that there is a 'submit' button at the bottom of the form before you start entering the information.

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Rising 2C and 1C MTRA and MENG cadets with at least a 3.0 cumulative GPA are encouraged to apply for the Christopher Blair Erickson Scholarship. Selected prospective recipients will be asked to meet with the donors for a 15 minute interview on May 12th.

Deadline to apply:  May 1st

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Florida Harbor Pilots Association is offering  their annual minority scholarship to qualified candidates.

Each year, the Florida Harbor Pilots Association (FHPA) identifies two minority cadets at one of the six national maritime academies who show enthusiasm and aptitude for a possible career as a state pilot.  Each selected recipient will be awarded a $2,500 scholarship during the school year.  In addition to the $2,500 scholarship, each recipient will receive $500 for travel expenses to attend a training session with a state pilot association in Florida, where they will get hands-on experience and exposure to all aspects of a state harbor pilot’s career.

Deadline to apply:  May 31, 2014.

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A number of scholarship opportunities can be found at www.studentscholarships.org

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Vampires, werewolves, witches, and other supernatural beings are more popular than ever.
Some of the most watched shows on TV today involve supernatural talents.
The witches of “American Horror Story - Coven”, the extraordinary abilities of the beings
of “True Blood" and the werewolves of “Hemlock Grove” have all piqued
our curiosity and sparked our imaginations.
Please discuss why you think people are fascinated with the supernatural on TV?
and earn a $1000Scholarship.

How to Enter...

The Scholarship Contest is free to enter, and eligibility is not based on grade point average
or financial need. Contestants may enter only one time per contest.

The contest ends on July 1, 2014.

The essay shall be no less than 1,250-1,500 words and based on the theme:
“Why do you think people are fascinated with the supernatural?”

Judges will select the winner and award the $1,000 scholarship on July 31, 2014.
Entries must be submitted on or before July 1, 2014 via email to essay@pagesz.net


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Wouldn't a $5000 scholarship help you breathe a little easier?  Legacy, a national non-profit dedicated
to helping people live longer, healthier lives through tobacco prevention and cessation
will award the Dr. Alma S. Adams Scholarship for Outreach and Health Communication
s to Reduce Tobacco Use Among Priority Populations. 
Visit www.legacyforhealth.org/adams-scholarship.aspx to access the application
and information necessary to apply.

Deadline to apply:  April 30, 2014

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Citizens Bank Trufit Good Citizen Scholarship

A total of 10, $5,000 scholarships will be awarded to U.S. residents who are 16-years of age or older and are attending or accepted to a federally accredited four-year college, university or graduate program and who have been active in community service. The scholarships will be awarded this summer for the 2014-2015 academic year.

visit www.citizensbank.com/scholarship

Application period runs 4/15 through 5/6 or until 2000 applications have been received, whichever occurs first.

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If you currently run a small business while attending college or have a small business
idea to start while you plan to attend college, you may qualify for the GreenPal scholarship.

Deadline to apply May 30, 2014.

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