Bay Path Scholarships

Merit Scholarships

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The University's scholarship program is composed of a variety of scholarships that are funded by tuition revenue, endowment earnings, and gifts. Additionally, many scholarships and grants are provided through the financial commitments of Bay Path University's alumni and friends.

You will automatically be considered for one of Bay Path’s merit scholarships when you complete the application process.

Merit Scholarships are gifts of money that do not have to be repaid, they are based on your grades and standardized test scores, and are renewable contingent upon full-time enrollment and maintaining satisfactory academic progress.

Merit Scholarships for Freshmen:

1897 Founders Scholarship:
$15,000 annual award for resident student
$12,000 annual award for commuter student

Provost's Scholarship:
$15,000 annual award for resident student
$11,000 annual award for commuter student

Dean's Scholarship:
$14,000 annual award for resident student
$10,000 annual award for commuter student

Seize the Day Award:
$10,000 annual award for resident student
$8,000 annual award for commuter student

Pathways Award:
$5,000 annual award for resident student
$5,000 annual award for commuter student


Merit Scholarships for Transfer Students:

Academic Excellence Scholarship:
$12,000 /year for resident students
$9,000/year for commuter students

Presidential Achievement Scholarship:
$11,000/year for resident students
$8,000/year for commuter students

Distinguished Scholars Award:
$10,000/year for resident students
$7,000/year for commuter students

Success Award:
$8,000/year for resident students
$5,000/year for commuter students


Additional Scholarships

Transfer Achievement Award:
This scholarship is intended for First Generation College Students.

Community College Transfer Award:
$1,000 award to transfer students from a Community College

Honors Scholarships:
$1,500

WISH Scholarships:
$2,500