Boston University National Merit Scholarship

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Boston University National Merit Scholarship

Boston University is now recognizing high achieving students through its fantastic National Merit Scholarship which is made possible for the academic year of 2020-2021. To take advantage of this programme, applicants must be incoming first-year undergraduate students of Boston University.

National Merit Scholarship of BU is a great way to have your academic success recognized and to pay for your higher education. With the help of this programme, you can further your education, improve yourself both academically and personally and distinguish yourself from your classmates.

With more than 35,000 students from over 130 countries, Boston University is one of the leading research universities in the United States. It is also counted as one of the largest institutions in Boston and fourth-largest in the country. It was founded in 1839 and is known for producing most employed graduates in the world. From 10 undergraduate schools and colleges, 300+ majors and minors and more than 650 global courses to advanced facilities and top quality teaching, there are lots of reasons that make this place ideal for every student who is looking to acquire higher education and want to cultivate some skills.

Organization Boston University
Educational Level Undergraduate
Subjects N/A
Amount $25,000
Access Mode Online
Number of Awards N/A
City Boston
Nationality Domestic
Country USA
Application Deadline Varies
Application Fee N/A
Requirements N/A

Who May Be Eligible?

Candidates who stand on these norms will be eligible to receive this award:

  • Applicants should be newly admitted students of an undergraduate programme at Boston University;
  • U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and eligible non-citizens will be considered.

How to Apply

Candidates who hold an offer to study in an undergraduate degree programme at Boston University will be selected for this scholarship. There is no need to make a separate application for this programme. Applicants only need to submit their application for admission and all supporting credentials by January 1 to receive the best consideration. Submitting the FAFSA and CSS Profile is recommended.


All successful participants will be provided with an award worth $25,000 that will be applied toward university tuition. It will help students pursue undergraduate level education at Boston University by reducing the burden of the cost of attending university.

Application Deadline

Applications are open now.

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