Signature Scholarship Competition Program – Merit Scholarship – 1897 Founders Scholarship

Awarded By: Bay Path University in USA
Updated on Apr 4, 2024
Rekha Madi
Rekha Madi
University Research Analyst
Course: Bachelors
Deadline: Apr 4, 2024
Amount: USD 20,000
United States of AmericaUSA

Scholarship Overview

Bay Path offers merit scholarships which range from $5,000 up to $20,000 based on academic ability and financial need. Students with a high school GPA of 4.0 or higher are eligible for 1897 Founder’s Scholarship awards up to $20,000 toward tuition, and room and board which are renewable for four years of study based on maintaining a cumulative grade point average of 2.0 or better.

Applicable course, university, and country

This scholarship is applicable for Bachelors Degree. This scholarship is applicable for the following courses in Bay Path University in USA

  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science
  • Bachelor of Science in Cybersecurity: Information Assurance
  • Bachelor of Science in Cybersecurity: Digital Forensics
  • Bachelor of Science in Business: Business Administration
  • Bachelor of Science in Business: Accounting
  • Bachelor of Science in Business: Marketing
  • Applicable to all programs listed under Bay Path University


Scholarship amount details

Max scholarship per student: USD 20,000 => Rs 16,53,800
Conversion rate used: 1 USD = Rs. 83.12 (last updated 9th January 2024)
Scholarship amount will be given: Yearly

Up to $20,000 toward tuition, and room and board which are renewable for four years of study based on maintaining a cumulative grade point average of 2.0 or better

Scholarship amount can be used for:

Type of Expense Indicates if the scholarship can be used for this type of expense
Tuition & Fees ✔ Scholarship amount can be used for this
Living Expense × Not covered in scholarship
Accommodation ✔ Scholarship amount can be used for this
Air Fare/Travel Expenses × Not covered in scholarship
Spouse/Child Care × Not covered in scholarship
Health Cover × Not covered in scholarship
Application × Not covered in scholarship
Others × Not covered in scholarship

Number of students to be awarded:

Eligible student nationality

India, United States of America, United Kingdom, Australia, Singapore, New Zealand, Canada, Germany, Malaysia, Sweden, France, Switzerland, Netherlands, Denmark, Spain, Russia, United Arab Emirates, Ireland, Italy, Poland, Portugal, Norway, Japan, Thailand, Belgium, Armenia, Fiji, China, South Korea, Greece, Mauritius, Estonia, Luxembourg, Ukraine, South Africa, Hungary, Austria, Slovenia, Philippines, Cyprus, Bangladesh, Lithuania, Monaco, Nepal, Georgia, Hong Kong, Turkey, Malta, Bahrain, Barbados, Guyana, Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, American Samoa, Andorra, Angola, Anguilla, Antarctica, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Aruba, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Bermuda, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, British Indian Ocean Territory, British Virgin Islands, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Cayman Islands, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, Christmas Island, Cocos Islands, Colombia, Comoros, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Curacao, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Falkland Islands, Faroe Islands, Finland, French Polynesia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Gibraltar, Greenland, Grenada, Guam, Guatemala, Guernsey, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, Honduras, Iceland, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Isle of Man, Israel, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Jersey, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kosovo, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Macao, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Maldives, Mali, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mayotte, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Montserrat, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Netherlands Antilles, New Caledonia, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Niue, North Korea, Northern Mariana Islands, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Pitcairn, Puerto Rico, Qatar, Republic of the Congo, Reunion, Romania, Rwanda, Saint Barthelemy, Saint Helena, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Martin, Saint Pierre and Miquelon, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, San Marino, Sao Tome and Principe, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Sint Maarten, Slovakia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Swaziland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Togo, Tokelau, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkmenistan, Turks and Caicos Islands, Tuvalu, U.S. Virgin Islands, Uganda, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Vatican, Venezuela, Vietnam, Wallis and Futuna, Western Sahara, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Appication Process for this scholarship

  • Official high school transcripts translated into English
  • One of the following: SAT, ACT, TOEFL, or IELTS scores
  • Two letters of recommendation from your teacher, school counselor, or principal
  • One to three page typed essay in English addressing what you hope to gain from your college experience as well as what you will contribute to the Bay Path University community
  • Photocopy of a valid passport
  • Bank statement showing sufficient funds to cover one full year of study at Bay Path University

Scholarship Application:
Students will be auto-considered for this scholarship when they apply for the courses on which this scholarship is applicable.
No separate application is needed.

Application Documents:

Type of documents Indicates if this type of document is required to be submitted
Transcripts Required
LOR Required
Essay Required
Photocopy of a Valid Passport Required
Bank Statement Required

Important Dates & FAQ info:

Info Date
Scholarship Deadline: Not Available
FAQ Link: https://wwwbaypathedu/admissions-aid/undergraduate-admissions/financial-aid-scholarships/faqs/
Contact Email: sfs@baypathedu
Contact Number: 4135651256


Scholarship Eligibility

  • Applicants must have passed high school with a GPA of 40 or higher
  • Prerequisites:-
    • 4 years of English
    • 3 years of math including algebra 1 and 2 and geometry (or equivalent)
    • 3 years of history or social science
    • 2 to 3 of science with a lab depending on your major
  • Recommended:-
    • 2 years of a foreign language
    • Speech or public speaking classes
    • Statistics
  • English requirements can be waived if the language of instruction in the high school or collegewas English

Special Restrictions:
No specific eligibility requirement mentioned on the Scholarship site. Student profile will be evaluated on a case by case basis.

Exams Details:

Exam name Indicates if exam is required and cutoff (if any)
12 Required


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Frequently Asked Questions

The frequently asked questions about the scholarship are:

Who can apply for the Scholarship?
The scholarship is applicable to students from various countries.

What is the minimum Qualification Required?
The students must have completed their secondary education from a recognized institution.

What is the procedure for applying?
Students will be auto-considered for this scholarship when they apply for the courses on which this scholarship is applicable. No separate application is needed.

What are the documents required for filling the forms?
Official transcripts, LOR, Essay, Photocopy of a Valid Passport, and Bank Statement.

What is the duration of the Scholarship?