Application in College 2021

Our Walter S. Barr Scholarship opportunities for college students are available to students with at least two years left of undergraduate study. The Horace Smith Fund offers college student scholarships to residents in Hampden County who have also graduated from eligible Hampden County secondary schools.

These awards are determined using all available information, including school records, recommendations and examination scores. Consideration is given to both the merit and financial need of the applicant.

Scholarships are granted in the amount of $3,000 per academic year, paid in two installments each semester, and carry a maximum value of $12,000. Scholarships are automatically renewed each year provided a minimum GPA of 3.0 is maintained.