To help ensure the accessibility of Boston University’s academic, intellectual, and physical resources, Metropolitan College offers a wide range of scholarship opportunities.

As you explore our scholarships, please feel free to contact us with any questions you may have.

Graduate Scholarships

All domestic graduate applicants are automatically considered for Merit Scholarships when their completed applications are reviewed. Additionally, graduate students may be eligible for the following specialized scholarships:

  • Advancing the Arts Scholarship—This award, which recognizes the need for greater diversity and inclusion in arts leadership, is specifically dedicated to US-based BIPOC applicants to the Arts Administration program. Scholarship grantees also become eligible for teaching assistantships.
  • Alexis Gavras Graduate Scholarship Fund—Available to eligible graduate students enrolled in a MET Department of Computer Science master’s degree program or pursuing biomedical research studies at BU’s School of Medicine (BUSM).
  • Boston Medical Center Employee Scholarship—This scholarship for benefits-eligible employees at Boston Medical Center (BMC) reduces tuition by 50 percent.
  • Boston University Women’s Guild Scholarships—These scholarships provide both aid and encouragement to women 30 and over enrolled in Boston University graduate programs.
  • Bryan D. Willard Scholarship—This scholarship is reserved for Purple Heart recipients as well as spouses and children of US veterans killed in the line of duty.
  • The City of Boston Scholar Program—Graduate scholarships are available to City of Boston employees through the City of Boston Scholar program.
  • Edgar B. Pitts Scholarship—This scholarship is for graduate students pursuing a Master of Science degree in Administrative Studies, Applied Business Analytics, Enterprise Risk Management, Financial Management, Global Marketing Management, Insurance Management, Project Management, or Supply Chain Management.
  • Julia Child Student Writing Award—This award goes to a matriculating student in the Master of Liberal Arts in Gastronomy, who has completed at least two courses in the graduate program at Boston University.
  • Massachusetts Department of Correction Academic Scholarship—Specifically for employees of the Massachusetts Department of Correction (DOC), this scholarship covers 100 percent of tuition.
  • Megan McClung Memorial Fund—In honor of the late Major Megan Malia Lelani McClung, this fund provides merit scholarships to Metropolitan College students who are pursuing the online Master of Science in Criminal Justice.
  • WSIA Education Foundation—These scholarships are for students enrolled or accepted for enrollment in an undergraduate or postgraduate degree program, majoring in an insurance or business-related area.
  • Private Scholarships

Undergraduate Scholarships

  • The Alumni Funded Scholarship Program—Made possible by the generous donations of Metropolitan College alumni, this scholarship provides up to $1,000 per semester.
  • Boston Medical Center Employee Scholarship—This scholarship for benefits-eligible employees at Boston Medical Center (BMC) reduces tuition by 50 percent.
  • Bryan D. Willard Scholarship—This scholarship is reserved for Purple Heart recipients as well as spouses and children of US veterans killed in the line of duty.
  • Osher Reentry Scholarship—This scholarship is available to eligible adult students continuing the pursuit of their first bachelor’s degree after a significant hiatus in their studies.
  • Post-9/11 GI Bill Yellow Ribbon Program—In cooperation with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, Boston University can provide up to $2,600 per semester for tuition expenses that exceed the highest public in-state undergraduate tuition rate.
  • Scholarship for Cancer Patients & Survivors—This scholarship is available to cancer patients and survivors currently in treatment at Boston Medical Center (BMC) or the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute (DFCI).
  • Scholarship for Community College Graduates—A 50 percent tuition reduction is available for eligible graduates of six Massachusetts community colleges.
  • Scholarship for Parents—Parents with children in Boston and Chelsea public schools may qualify for a 50 percent reduction on tuition.
  • WSIA Education Foundation—These scholarships are for students enrolled or accepted for enrollment in an undergraduate or postgraduate degree program, majoring in an insurance or business-related area.
  • Private Scholarships