This scholarship was established in 2010 in memory of Darlene St. Julien who earned her associate degree in Early Childhood Education from Bristol Community College Community College, was a long-time New Bedford resident and early childhood educator. The scholarship is awarded annually to a Bristol New Bedford student who has completed a minimum of six credits at Bristol Community College's New Bedford campus and demonstrates scholarship merit and financial need. There is a preference given to single mothers.

Spring Merit Scholarship**


GPA Minimum


Geographic Focus

New Bedford

**Spring Merit Scholarships are not applied for. Students are recommended for these awards by their professor based on academic merit. Students earning Merit Scholarships are recognized during the May Student Awards Night.

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