2022 Malden Resident Senior $1,000 College Scholarship - CLOSED

*The application is now closed. Please email kharling@cityofmalden.org for more information.

2022 Malden Resident 2 year/4 year College $1,000 Scholarship

The Mayor is pleased to announce a $1,000 college scholarship for all Malden resident high school seniors going to a 2 year or 4 year college in the Fall, 2022. 

Scholarship Requirements

  • Recipient must be a Malden resident able to show proof of residency.
  • Recipient must be a high school graduating senior and attending a 2 year or 4 year college in the 2022-2023 school year.


  • How does payment/transfer of funds work?
    • The application will ask for the college's ID number and the funds will be paid directly to the college by the City of Malden.
  • What is the deadline for applying for these funds?
    • The deadline for applying for the scholarship is August 31, 2022.
  • Will this be renewable next year?
    • No, these are one-time funds.  
  • Can I use these funds for other college related expenses such as books?
    • No, these funds will be paid directly to the college or university for the use of college tuition.
  • Can these funds be put toward a technical/vocational school?
    • Unfortunately, these types of continuing education do not qualify for this scholarship.  A student must be using the funds for entering a 2 year/4 year college in the Fall of 2022.
  • What if the student is deferring and/or taking a gap year?
    • Funds are only applicable for students attending college attendance starting in the Fall 2022 semester.

*Please note: Scholarship funds go directly to the college for payment.

To apply for the scholarship, please complete the Scholarship Application Form.