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Student Scholarships, Awards & Special Programs

U.S. Senate Youth Scholarship Program

Registration Deadline: October 13, 2023

USSYP is open to students currently enrolled as a high school junior or senior in a Massachusetts public, charter or private school; irrespective of nationality, race, color, creed, first language, sex, sexual orientation or financial need.

Students are eligible for the program provided they have not previously been a delegate.

Students are eligible if they are currently serving in an elected or appointed position in student government or other civic or educational organization where they are representing a constituency of their peers for the entire academic year in which they apply for USSYP.

All student leadership positions are subject to the judgement and verification of the state selection administrators.

Each student applicant must be a citizen or legal permanent resident of the United States, currently enrolled as a junior or senior in a public, charter or private high school located in the state in which either one or both of his/her parents or guardian legally resides. A student attending a school in Massachusetts, whose parents or guardians legal residence is outside Massachusetts, is not eligible.


US Senate Scholarship Program Coordinators — Massachusetts:
Donna Taylor

Related Resources:

Last Updated: September 15, 2023

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Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
135 Santilli Highway, Everett, MA 02149

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