Students with Financial Need

SBS has a number of students with financial need and we work to coordinate campus-wide, college-based, and departmental supports for them. Our Academic Fellows Program (AFP) is a central component to SBS’ network of care as well as our College and departmental scholarship programs. To learn more, please explore below.

My Experience as a Diversity Fellow

I decided to become a Diversity Fellow because I wanted to help people, and I thought it would be a good opportunity to improve myself as a better student or colleague.   This is my last semester as a Diversity Fellow, …

By Phaneth Son
Phaneth Son
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Summer Research Fellowship Opportunity!

The UMass Center for Justice, Law, and Societies and the Academic Fellows Program invites students to apply for our inaugural summer undergraduate research fellowship. All participating students will earn $5000 of summer funding, working approximately 30 hours each week for …

By Felicia Griffin-Fennell
Felicia Griffin-Fennell Director of Academic Fellows Program & Lecturer in Sociology
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Short Term Loans: DOSO

The Dean of Students Office extends Short Term Loans (up to $500) to matriculated undergraduates and (up to $1000) to graduate students for temporary financial emergencies, hardship, or unforeseen personal/family emergencies. To apply, please submit a completed Short Term Loan …

By Adrian Grace
Adrian Grace Director of Undergraduate Advising
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