City of Boston Scholarship Fund

Since 1994, the City of Boston Scholarship Fund has offered college scholarships to scores of outstanding Boston residents with a financial need to further their education. The fund is supported by taxpayer donations and fundraising events.

  • Apply Now for a 2014 City of Boston Scholarhip

    The deadline for a FY14 scholarship application and all supporting documentation is April 4, 2014.

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Prospective Applicants

Find out who is eligible to apply for a City of Boston Scholarship, what is needed to apply, and how the application process works.

Eligibility and Criteria »
Application Process »

Current Recipients

See the winners of the 2013 Scholarship Fund.

2013 Recipients »
Renew Your Application »

Alumni Scholars

Learn about past recipients of the Mayor's Scholarship Fund, including testimonials and statistics.

Alumni Scholars »
Statistics »


  • Scholarship Fund Flyer

    We've also made the City of Boston Scholarship Fund Flyer available for download and distribution.

    2014 Flyer

Video & Multimedia

  • 2012 Awards Ceremony

    Mayor Menino honors recipients of scholarships given out by the City of Boston Scholarship Fund. This year, over 30 high school graduates from various parts of Boston recieved scholarships.

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  • 2011 Awards Ceremony

    Mayor Thomas M. Menino joins members of the Scholarship Fund Committee to celebrate Scholarship Awards for the seventeenth annual year.

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  • 2010 Awards Ceremony

    Mayor Menino presents the 2010 Boston Scholarship Fund Awards.

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  • 2008 Awards Ceremony

    Mayor Menino honors the 2008 recipients of the City of Boston Scholarship Awards.

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