AbbVie Bioresearch Center, Inc. has established a scholarship program to assist 2024 Worcester public high school seniors who plan to attend college this fall and are pursuing a STEM-related education and career.
The program is administered by Scholarship America®, the nation’s largest designer and manager of scholarships and other education support programs for corporations, foundations, associations, and individuals. Eligibility for individual programs is determined at the sole discretion of the sponsor, and eligible applications are reviewed by Scholarship America’s evaluation team.
Applicants to the AbbVie Community Equity Scholarship must:
Children and grandchildren of AbbVie Bioresearch Center, Inc. or any of its affiliates are ineligible.
*Neither parent having earned an Associate degree or higher.
Financial need will be considered. Applicants must demonstrate need.
Selection of recipients is made by Scholarship America. In no instance does any officer or employee of AbbVie Bioresearch Center, Inc. play a part in the selection. Not all applicants to the program will be selected as recipients. All applicants agree to accept the decision as final.
If selected as a recipient, the student will receive a $5,000 award. Up to two (2) awards will be granted.
This program includes a paid internship the summer following receipt at AbbVie’s Worcester location as part of the eligibility requirements.
Awards are one-time only. Past recipients may not reapply.
Awards are for undergraduate study only.
All applicants will be notified in March.
Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of AbbVie Bioresearch Center, Inc. Payment is made in September.
As part of your application, you must upload the following:
NOTE: If you are providing SAT or ACT test scores, and those scores are not listed on your high school transcript, you will need to upload a copy of your test score report(s) separately. If you are uploading a college transcript, those scores are not required.
One online recommendation form must be submitted on your behalf no later than January 11, 2024 3:00 pm Central Time.
If you are a current undergraduate student, to verify you graduated from one of the Worcester Massachusetts’s 13 public schools, please upload your high school transcript along with your current undergraduate transcript.
Your application is not complete unless all required materials are submitted electronically.