Founded in 1988 the Burlington Community Scholarship Foundation Dollars for Scholars® (BCSF Dollars for Scholars) provides scholarship opportunities for town residents of Burlington, Massachusetts.

Burlington Community Scholarship Foundation Dollars for Scholars® is a nonprofit foundation that supports academic success in our community. As part of Scholarship America's® national network of locally based, volunteer-driven Dollars for Scholars chapters, our mission is to mobilize our community on behalf of post-secondary education success for our residents.

Dollars for Scholars chapters like ours help hometown residents achieve their educational goals by raising scholarship funds, establishing endowments, providing assistance with college readiness and the financial aid process, and distributing scholarships each year.

This website provides resources from our chapter to our volunteers, community and students. You can learn more about our history, goals and volunteers by browsing the site, and find out what's new by clicking on "News & Events." For volunteers - and those who are interested in becoming volunteers - can click on "Volunteers" or connect with us on social media (links below) to get started.

Finally, if you are a student looking for our Dollars for Scholars chapter scholarships, you're in the right place! Just click "Students & Parents" to begin filling out your student profile. Not only will you be able to find and apply for our scholarships, but you'll also discover scholarships from across the Scholarship America network that you may be eligible for. There you'll also find valuable financial aid, college success, internship and career resources! So... get started today!


Click here to view and download the 2024 scholarship recipients.

Click here to view photos of the 2023 scholarship recipients.