Read the latest news about the Office of National Scholarship Advisement and UMass Amherst's awardees of nationally competitive scholarships.

Churchill Scholarship recipient Edridge D'Souza and ONSA Director Madalina Akli discuss Edridge's research and the impact of a prestigious national scholarship:

Shannon Silva, a biology major and Commonwealth Honors College junior, has been named a recipient of the prestigious Goldwater Scholarship, awarded by the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation.

UMass Amherst Senior Wins Prestigious Churchill Scholarship
January 29, 2019
Edridge D'Souza is part of a select group tapped to complete a STEM-related master's degree at U.K.'s Cambridge University.

Michael Crowley of Leominster, a junior in Commonwealth Honors College at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, has been selected to receive the highly competitive Udall Scholarship, an award that recognizes college sophomores and juniors for leadership, public service and commitment to issues related to Native American nations or the environment.