College of Engineering FIRST Scholarship

This four-year, $25,000 tuition scholarship is awarded to students who have participated in the FIRST Robotics program for at least one full season in high school and who have applied and been admitted to the College of Engineering. FIRST Scholars also receive funding to participate in a research program with a College of Engineering faculty member for up to 10 hours per week for one semester in the first two years of study. Those who maintain an overall grade point average of 3.40 are guaranteed admission to a BU College of Engineering master of science program.

To be eligible:

  • Submit your application for admission to the College of Engineering and all supporting credentials by January 6.
  • Have a FIRST team advisor submit this required recommendation form and letter of recommendation no later than February 1. For more information, please contact 617-353-2300.
  • Applicants must be US citizens or permanent US residents.

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