BHCC Commonwealth Honors Program Scholarship for Graduating Students

Conditions: When scholarship eligibility criteria require a minimum number of credits or grade point average earned, only college-level courses (numbered 100 and above) taken at Bunker Hill Community College and applicable toward a degree or certificate program will be considered unless otherwise noted in the scholarship eligibility requirements. 

Eligibility Criteria: Graduating Commonwealth Honors Program student who has completed the Commonwealth Honors Program and has been accepted by and plans to attend a four-year institution. Students must demonstrate academic excellence and evidence of completion of all Commonwealth Honors Program requirements (three Honors Contracts and the Honors Seminar). Applicants, in a 500-word essay, must address either of the following topics: 1) If you were to continue in an honors program in the next academic year at another institution, describe an honors exploration/project with which you would like to become involved; or 2) If you were to recruit a student for the Commonwealth Honors Program, explain how that student would benefit from the program and include how you have benefited from the Commonwealth Honors Program. Applications will be reviewed by members of the BHCC Commonwealth Honors Program Committee, using the applicant’s contributions to the Honors Program as a criterion for their selection.

Amount: $500

Application Deadline: April 18, 2016

Application Available: Contact the Faculty Advisors of the Commonwealth Honors Program.