Scholarships Offered by Webb Institute

In addition to the William H. Webb full-tuition scholarship, Webb students are eligible to apply for additional scholarships that have been generously established by alumni and other friends of Webb. Students needing additional funds to meet the necessary expenses are requested to consult the Director of Financial Aid concerning these needs at the beginning of each semester. Webb has been successful in ensuring the admission and continuation of education for all students in financial need as long as all academic requirements are met.

These scholarships are offered annually:

Class of 1956 Scholarship - Awarded to a student for room and board. Must have proven financial need. Founded by the Class of 1956.

Thomas B. Crowley, Sr. Memorial Scholarship - Awarded to students, preferably in their junior or senior year, based on demonstrated leadership qualities and financial need. Founded by Crowley Maritime Corporation.

Dunderberg Undergraduate Student Prize - Awarded to students in their first year. Must have proven financial need. Can be divided among as many as two students. Must have proven financial need. Founded by Fisher Maritime Transportation Counselors, Inc.

Glosten Scholars Endowment - Awarded to an undergraduate student who has satisfied the admissions requirements. Must have proven financial need and maintain satisfactory academic standing. Founded by Glosten Associates, Inc.

John J. Hopkinson Memorial Scholarship - Awarded at the end of a student's first year and will be credited towards his or her sophomore year. Must have proven financial need and maintain satisfactory academic standing. Must be of good character and citizenship. Founded by his wife, Beverly A. Stringer.

Kurz Family Scholarship - Awarded to students in their junior or senior years. Must have proven financial need. Must have demonstrated satisfactory academic progress and maintained satisfactory academic standing. Founded by Charles Kurz II.

Jonathan Lance '80 Scholarship - Must have proven financial need and maintain satisfactory academic standing. Must be of good character and citizenship. Preference is given to students in their sophomore year. Founded by the friends and family of Jonathan Lance.

H. Smith McKann Scholarship - Must have proven financial need and maintain satisfactory academic standing. Founded by Catherine W.J. McKann.

Olsen Family Scholarship - Awarded to a student in their freshman or sophomore years. Must have proven financial need and demonstrated satisfactory academic progress in high school or their first year at Webb Institute. Founded by Robert C. Olsen, Jr. RADM, USCG (Ret.) and family.

Brockett Grant - Must have proven financial need and maintain satisfactory academic standing. Must be of good character and citizenship. Although not a requirement, students who receive this grant are asked to voluntarily repay the grant after they have established themselves in the work force. Founded by RADM William A. Brockett.