Honoring curiosity and excitement

Deadline – October 1 Award – $1,850


“Imagination will often carry us to the worlds that never were. But without it, we would go nowhere.”  -Carl Sagan

Roger Boston was a community college professor who shared his curiosity and excitement for the world through teaching. He impacted his family, community, and students, inspiring a sense of wonder in them. To honor his legacy, the Roger Boston Scholarship will support students who are pursuing a degree in astronomy or computer science at a community college.

Students are eligible to apply if they are attending or planning to attend a community college and are majoring in astronomy or computer science. To apply, write a 400-600 word essay about your academic goals and how this scholarship will bring you one step closer to achieving them.

For more information, visit https://bold.org/scholarships/roger-boston-scholarship/