National Merit Scholarship

High school seniors who have been chosen as National Merit finalists, and are offered admission to Boston University, will be recognized with a four-year, $20,000 tuition BU Presidential Scholarship.

To be eligible:

  • Submit your application for admission and all supporting credentials by January 6.
  • Designate BU as your first-choice college with the National Merit Scholarship Corporation before March 1.

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