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Graduate Scholarships

Bay Path University's scholarships and grant programs strive to make enrollment possible for all academically qualified students.


Trustees’ Leadership Development Scholarship

For Students in the MS in Nonprofit Management & Philanthropy and MS in Strategic Fundraising Programs 

Graduate students enrolled in the MS in Nonprofit Management & Philanthropy and Strategic Fundraising & Philanthropy degree programs who are employed full-time at a nonprofit organization (as designated by the IRS tax code 501 (c) (3), 501 (c), (4), or 501 (c), (6) may apply for this need based scholarship. Students must be enrolled at least part-time and complete an application certifying they are employed at a nonprofit agency/company. Click Here to download the application.


Town of Longmeadow Scholarships

For students in the MSEd in Special Education and MS in Applied Behavior Analysis

To town employees based on available space and application eligibility. Graduate degree program: $5,000 grant provided for up to two full-time students annually in the Special Education or Applied Behavior Analysis program.


Bay Path University Graduate Grant

For Bay Path University traditional undergraduate students 

As part of Bay Path University Education Stimulus Plan, this grant is for traditional undergraduates to continue their education at the University and earn a Master’s degree. This grant may be used toward any current Bay Path Master of Science program with the exception the Master in Occupational Therapy programs, the Master of Science in Genetic Counseling, and the Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies program. Eligibility is for students who attend Bay Path as a full-time traditional undergraduate.

Residential College undergraduate students who entered prior to Fall 2016, are eligible for up to $10,000 ($2,500 per year of full time undergraduate enrollment). The following programs do not qualify for the $10,000 Graduate Grant: All MS Education programs including Applied Behavior Analysis, PA, MOT, Genetic Counseling.

Those who enrolled Fall 2016 and in the future, will be awarded $1,000 for each year attended at Bay Path up to a maximum award of $4,000. Students must attend Bay Path as an undergraduate without any breaks between undergraduate and graduate enrollment. A standard graduate school application must be submitted. Students enrolled part-time or full-time as a graduate student are eligible. Students are eligible for the grant for a two year period and cannot qualify for any other Bay Path Scholarships. Eligibility is not need-based; however, if student is receiving tuition reimbursement, the scholarship amount will be limited. Tuition reimbursement funding will be applied first towards tuition. The amount of the grant will be applied against tuition.