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: One graduating senior from Somerville High School nominated by the high school principal/ headmaster (or designee) is eligible for this scholarship upon meeting the following criteria: 1) be accepted into a BHCC degree or certificate program; 2) agree to participate in the BHCC Mentor Program during the scholarship award period; 3) have earned a cumulative GPA of 3.00 or higher at the close of the high school academic year; 4) be an active member of the high school and community; and 5) be a current or former tenant of the Somerville Housing Authority.
Amount: In-state tuition and fees (up to 12 credits) for the Fall 2014 semester. Scholarship is renewable for the Spring 2015 semester if the student maintains eligibility requirements.
Application Deadline: A nomination form and letter will be sent to the principal during the first week of April. Nomination forms are due no later than May 9, 2014.