Massachusetts Scholarships

ISO New England Scholarship

The Society of Women Engineer's ISO New England Scholarship provides financial assistance to Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Graduate women majoring in electrical computer engineering, power engineering, or electrical engineering.

New England FEMARA Scholarship

Funded by the ARRL Foundation, the New England FEMARA Scholarship provides financial assistance to international and US licensed radio amateurs residing in the New England States to help them pay for their education.

Byron Blanchard, N1EKV Memorial Scholarship

Funded by the ARRL Foundation, the Byron Blanchard, N1EKV Memorial Scholarship provides financial assistance to international and U.S. licensed radio amateurs radio amateurs residing in ARRL New England Division to help them pay for their education.

Androscoggin Amateur Radio Club Scholarship

The ARRL Foundation's Androscoggin Amateur Radio Club Scholarship provides financial assistance to radio amateurs in Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, or Connecticut who'll be studying computer science, TV/radio electronics, or electrical engineering to help them pay for their education.

Mahindra USA Women in Ag Scholarship

This scholarship is provided by the National Future Farmers of American Organization for females wishing to pursue an academic career in agriculture. In a field where there are statistically less women than men, the FFA organization wishes to help women to succeed in this field.

Massachusetts AFL-CIO Scholarship

The scholarship is open to any student in their senior year in the state of Massachusetts who plans to take the Labor History Exam in February, a requirement for this scholarship award.

Big Y Foods, Inc. Scholarship

The scholarship is open to students residing in Massachusetts who are pursuing their degrees in the coming year. Graduate and non-traditional students welcome to apply, as well.

SWE Boston Section Scholarship

The SWE Boston Section Scholarship is funded by the Society of Women Engineers, a society of women engineers focusing their efforts on introducing young women to careers in engineering.

Francis Ouimet Scholarship Fund

Worked at a golf course? The Francis Ouimet Scholarship Fund was founded in 1949 to help deserving Massachusetts youth who have worked at a golf course pursue a college education.

Kent Nutrition Group, Inc. Scholarship

This scholarship was sponsored by the maker of Kent and Blue Seal feeds—Kent Nutrition Group Inc., through the National FFA Foundation to provide financial assistance to students who wish to attend college and pursue a four-year degree in animal nutrition, animal /dairy / poultry or equine/equestrian science, general agriculture or agricultural science, agricultural business management, economics, finance or sales & marketing.

NACE Eastern Area Scholarship

This scholarship is sponsored by National Association of Corrosion Engineers (NACE), an international foundation which committed to resolving the corrosion epidemic by investing in scholarships, training, and workforce development.

Dr. James L. Lawson Memorial Scholarship

The ARRL foundation's Dr. James L. Lawson Memorial Scholarship provides financial assistance to radio amateurs in New England States and New York who are pursuing higher education in electronics, communications, or related fields but is financially unstable.

Hertz Fellowship

This scholarship is provided by the Hertz Foundation for recipients that want to understand and solve human concern through knowledge of physical and engineering sciences.

Remember Your End Goal:

The career you’re seeking can determine what scholarships you may qualify for and the likelihood of securing a job after graduating. To help you understand what opportunities are out there we have done the research to find exactly what field is hiring, and how much they are willing to pay in order to fill that position.

 

Unique To Massachusetts

Top Three Positions Based Off Of Hiring

Job Title: Chief executives Computer software engineers, applications Computer software engineers, systems software
Salary: $129704 $85061 $87070
# of Open Positions: 21260 21160 17880
Competition*: 2.8 1.8 2.5

 


Top Six Positions Based Off Of Salary

Job Title: Oral and maxillofacial surgeons Pediatricians, general Psychiatrists
Salary: $175750 $151740 $147880
# of Open Positions: 190 770 710
Competition*: 19.5 2.1 2.6
Job Title: Chief executives Airline pilots, copilots, and flight engineers Law teachers, postsecondary
Salary: $129704 $125105 $110990
# of Open Positions: 21260 1130 240
Competition*: 2.8 1.7 6.4

*Competition: = This row tells us which jobs are more common in Arizona, relative to the state population, compared to their popularity in every other US states. A Local Popularity Index of 1.0 matches the average across all US states; higher and lower percentages indicate the job is proportionally more or less popular here.

Massachusetts Nationwide Stats

Top Three Positions Based Off Of Hiring

Job Title: Retail salespersons Cashiers Registered nurses
Salary: $24480 $18787 $60679
# of Open Positions: 105560 74450 72070
Competition*: 1 1 1.3

 

Top Six Positions Based Off Of Salary

Job Title: Chief executives Securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents Lawyers
Salary: $129704 $105436 $103407
# of Open Positions: 21260 6710 13400
Competition*: 2.8 1.2 1
Job Title: Sales managers Marketing managers Computer and information systems managers
Salary: $101710 $101598 $100273
# of Open Positions: 10600 6740 10000
Competition*: 1.3 1.6 1.5

*Competition: = Unlike the Unique To Massachusetts table above, which shows where jobs in Massachusetts are unusually common compared to other states, the Massachusetts Nationwide Stats table lists jobs which are the most common in raw numbers in the state.