Moving to College will provide up to 20 housing scholarships for students experiencing homelessness. The scholarships, made possible through HUD’s federal Moving to Work program, will provide year-round, on-campus housing as well as meal plans funded by campuses. Students will also receive case management and other services as they transition to college.
Applicants must be accepted to one of the eight community colleges or state universities participating in the program. Those registered at a community college would live at the nearest participating state university campus and commute to classes and/or take classes online. The institutions participating in the Moving to College program for the 2021-22 academic year are: Fitchburg State University, Mount Wachusett Community College, Framingham State University, MassBay Community College, Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts, Berkshire Community College, Salem State University, and North Shore Community College.
Deadline to Apply: March 1
LHS Honors Night Scholarship Program
2021 LHS HN RECIPIENT LIST & BROADCAST-
Congratulations to the Class of 2021 Honors Night Scholarship recipients. A special name recognition braodcast will be available via YouTube and this Friday, May 14, 7pm on let22.org:
NOTIFICATION DATE- If a student is selected as an Honors Night Scholarship recipient, they will be notified via their LHS student email by the end of the first full week in May. The recipient list will also be posted on the LHS website. This year's Honors Night recipients will be recognized via broadcast- details to be provided in email notification.
OPENING DATE-The 2021 Honors Night Scholarship application will open to eligible LHS students on Friday, Jan. 15, 2021. Students are invited to attend a remote zoom informational meeting Pd. 7, 1:40pm, to learn about the application process. The online application portal will be available in students' Naviance accounts after this meeting.
To be eligible to apply, seniors must have a minimum of a 2.5 gpa, attended LHS during their junior year and plan to further their education after high school.
2-9-21 Update: UML has extended the Tsongas Scholarship Application deadline to Feb. 21, 11pm
**NEW---HONORS NIGHT SCHOLARSHIP DEADLINE EXTENDED TO TUESDAY, FEB. 9, 4:00PM
PRIOR HONORS NIGHT SCHOLARSHIP DEADLINE: FRIDAY, FEB. 5, 4:00PM.
If you have an interest in establishing a scholarship or questions about the Honors Night Scholarship Program, please contact Karyn Cassidy, firstname.lastname@example.org.
*Please note dates may be impacted by COVID and subject to change
2021 Honors Night Scholarship Program Materials
Local area scholarship opportunities will be posted in students' Naviance accounts from December-June (11th/12th grades); scholarship listings can be found by clicking on the "colleges home" and scrolling down to the "scholarship list."
Students can also access a national scholarship search engine in the same section of their Naviance account by clicking the blue link titled "national scholarship search."