Steps to Apply

Our thoughts are with all those impacted by the COVID-19 virus and the changes affecting our daily lives. At this time the deadlines for the Stephen Phillips Scholarship remain the same, but we will update if changes are made. We are available for any questions related to the application by emailing (preferred) or by calling 978-744-2111.

First Steps

  • Gather the following financial documents:
    1. Student Aid Report (SAR) from FAFSA
    2. Financial Aid Award letter from your college
    3. Student and Parent Earnings Information
    4. The charges for tuition, fees, room and board (meal plan) only if your college is not included on our Cost of College List

Next Steps


When the application is available in January, live links will be included below.

  • Renewal Application for current recipients, due 12 noon, February 1, 2021.
  • New Application for High School Students for an Early Response, due 12 noon, April 2, 2021
  • New Application for College Students, due 12 noon, May 3, 2021.
  • New Application for High School Students, due 12 noon, May 3, 2021.
  • The application can be done in multiple sittings. As you move from page to page, your information will save.
  • The application can be completed on a computer or a tablet, but not on a mobile device.

All high school seniors should use the New High School Application. 



Be sure to give your recommenders plenty of time to provide their information, as we must receive all recommendation materials by April 5th for high school students applying by the April 2nd deadline, and May 6th for college and high school students applying by the May 3rd deadline. As soon as you enter a recommender’s name, title and email, and save your application, their recommendation request will be emailed.


Click here to resume an application that you have already started.

Helpful Resources

The Help Page for New Applicants
Please refer to this page as you work on the application.

FAQs for the New Application
You may also find the answer to your question here. 
We are happy to answer email queries about the scholarship application process.

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