United States Citizen students who have an interest in robotics have an incredible opportunity. Boston University is introducing its worthy College of engineering first scholarship. Candidates who have participated in the FIRST Robotics program for at least one full season in high school and have applied to the College of Engineering are eligible to apply. This program can open your doors to the Boston university if you maintain an excellent academic standing.
The program aims to advance the Robotics fields and studies through amazing and talented students who are highly interested in the same. The university wants to make the educational journey of the students comfortable and free of financial worries. The program provides required financial support to the deserving students and aims to help them in achieving their career goals. It motivates the students to maintain an excellent academic record to be eligible to enjoy the benefits.
Boston University’s College of Engineering creates engineers who shape the lives of future generations and make the world a better place. Students come from around the world to be a part of our selective, esteemed engineering community. They’re challenged with innovative classroom teaching, applied design projects, and research opportunities. They develop insight, teamwork, and the ability to identify solutions to pressing social problems. And they do it all in the vibrant heart of Boston, one of the most critical urban technology centers in the US. They offer undergraduate, graduate, Ph.D., distance learning, and certificate programs, taught by acclaimed faculty many of whom are internationally recognized for their research.
Go through the below-given table to get quick information about the scholarship by Boston:
|Educational Level||Freshmen students|
|Amount||$25000 and more|
|Number of Awards||Undefined|
|Application Deadline||January 1, 2021|
|Requirement||Application, Recommendation letter|
Who May Be Eligible?
Get a glance of eligibility requirements before you begin with the application process:
- Students who have participated in the FIRST Robotics program for at least one full season in high school and who have applied and been admitted to the College of Engineering are eligible.
- The fellow should be a United States citizen or permanent resident.
How to Apply
Fellows are first required to submit their admission application to the College of Engineering before the deadlines. Candidates should ensure they submit all the supporting credentials in the form to be considered for the scholarship. The College will reject late or incomplete documents. Students FIRST team advisor needs to submit the mandatory rest materials through the official website before the deadline. Candidates should maintain the originality of all the data they provide.
- The candidate should submit a fully completed admission application.
- The recommendation form and letter of recommendation should be submitted before the deadline.
This four-year, $25,000 tuition scholarship is awarded to selected students. FIRST Scholars also receive funding to participate in a research program with a College of Engineering faculty member for up to 10 hours per week for one semester in the first two years of study. Those who maintain an overall grade point average of 3.40 are guaranteed admission to a BU College of Engineering master of science program.
Applications should be submitted before January 1, 2021.