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Signature Scholarship Competition

This program is open to first-time, first-year applicants intending to apply for admittance to the Bay Path University Residential College for fall 2020.

The Bay Path University Signature Scholarship Competition Program will provide prospective first-time, first-year Residential College students entering in the fall of 2020, the opportunity to compete for a limited number of scholarship awards, ranging from $500 to full tuition

To apply, respond to a short essay prompt question. The deadline for essay submission is Monday, January 6, 2020 at midnight.

Semi-finalists will be invited to participate in a campus-based competition. Students must attend the competition to be considered for these awards. The competition will take place on Monday, February 17, 2020.  

Scholarship Competition Awards:

  1. The Carol A. Leary Scholars Award* - As a Leary Scholar, you represent the very best at Bay Path University. Each year, one high school senior with exceptional academic achievements and distinctive personal accomplishments is awarded a Leary Scholar Award. This most prestigious of our awards covers the full cost of tuition for four years at Bay Path University.
  2. The Empowered Learner and Leader Scholar Award* 
  3. The Bold Leader Scholar Award* 
  4. The Changemaker Award* 

The President of Bay Path University personally called me to let me know I won the competition. It was an unforgettable experience. Winning the competition means my tuition will be covered for all 4 years, which makes attending college possible. It is such a great opportunity for students." - Zoe Manfredi, Accounting & Small Business Development Major (2019 Scholarship Competition Winner)

Eligibility, Instructions and Important Dates:

  1. Indicate "Yes" to the Signature Scholarship Competition Program question within your Bay Path University Residential College application as a freshman, first-year student for the Residential College 
  2. Submit your official high school transcripts
  3. Complete and submit the Bay Path University's Signature Scholarship Competition Program Essay Submission Form

*the signature scholarship competition program awards may be inclusive of all financial aid including other merit-based scholarship and need-based financial aid.