Boston University Women’s Council

Deadline: March 1
Amount: 2,000 to 5,000


Any full-time woman student who has completed one year of graduate studies at Boston University and who anticipates completing her master’s degree within two years or her doctorate within five years is eligible to apply.  U.S. citizenship is not required.  Scholarships are awarded for both academic promise and financial need.


1) Unofficial undergraduate transcript and master’s degree transcript (if available).

2) Personal statement providing information about your academic pursuits, honors, awards, community, volunteer and professional activities – of two pages or less in length.

3) Two letters of recommendation limited to one page each in length. These may be one academic and one character reference.

4) The application: For a hard copy go to:

Boston University Women’s Council
146 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston, MA 02216

Update: 2/15/2012