|Scholarship Name:||Boston University Martin Luther King, Jr. Fellowship
|Scholarship Description:||Fellowship offered by Boston University to incoming Boston University students.|
|Number of Scholarships:||Multiple awards
|Official Transcript Required:||No|
|References and Letter of Recommendations Required:||No
|Original Essay Required:||Yes
|Additional Requirements and Information:||
1) Must be nominated; 2) Must be an incoming Boston University graduate student; 3) Demonstrated participation in extracurricular and community service activities; 4) Fellowship awarded as follows: Full-time tuition waiver at the GRS rate,plus the Student Services and Health & Wellness fees, a $23,340.00 annual stipend for living expenses and Boston University basic health insurance. Some schools or programs supplement the stipend with additional funding; 5) Renewable for up to two (2) additional academic years (3 total).
o Students may not apply directly for this scholarship award. Candidates are nominated by the admissions office. To be considered, interested students should contact their respective admissions office to request a nomination and provide a statement describing his or her accomplishments in, and commitment to social justice and community involvement.
o The nominating department should provide a cover memo describing the qualifications of the nominee and a PDF of the nominee’s complete graduate application and send the document to the Associate Provost for Graduate Affairs at email@example.com.
o The fellowship is available to U.S. citizens who are incoming students at Boston University beginning master’s, doctoral, or professional degrees in any department or school.
|Eligibility Requirements (Check all that apply):||Must be a U.S. citizen, Must be enrolled as a full-time student|
|Additional Applicant Requirements:||Must be a graduate student
|Category (Select all that apply):||Race, Ethnicity, Need-based, Merit-based, School/College|
|Point of Contact:||
Boston University Graduate School of Arts & Sciences
705 Commonwealth Avenue, Suite 112
Boston, Massachusetts 02215
Telephone: (617) 353-2696
Note: Scholarship information is ALWAYS subject to change. Interested applicants are strongly encouraged to contact the relevant office to confirm qualification(s), requirements, deadline, and transmission mode(s) and address(es).