Gordon and Dolores Sutton Scholarship

Award Background
Provides financial support to undergraduate students who are attending the University after overcoming personal and/or financial hardship. This award is open to all full-time UMass students.
Award Details and Deadline
Award: one award of up to $2,000 awarded annually in spring & distributed in fall. | Application will open in 2017-18 academic year.
Personal Information
Academic Information
Essays and File Uploads
Please write a brief statement (no more than 250 words) of financial need which describes any important or extenuating financial circumstances related to your need for this scholarship.
Please provide an essay (no more than 500 words) that describes your educational plan, your future goals and how this scholarship will help you meet those goals.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: jpg jpeg png pdf doc docx.
Please attach your financial summary. To do this in Spire, select on Main Menu > Finances > View Financial Aid > Click Current School Year. From here, you can print the page to a pdf and upload the pdf document.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: jpg jpeg png pdf doc docx.
By completing this application I declare that the information included is true and complete. If I am selected as a recipient of this award, I give my permission to share select information with the donor of the scholarship. The recipients of this award will be expected to write a thank-you letter to the donor of this scholarship.