NextGen Scholars

College aid for students committed to improving their communities.

Good grades are a great start. But a good heart is just as important.

Dreaming of being able to further your education, but not sure how to pay for it? Here is your chance to earn a scholarship award from Berkshire Bank through our NeXt Gen Scholars program. Our NeXt Gen Scholars embody academic excellence while also sharing our company's commitment to community service and volunteerism. They have overcome obstacles and are the doers of good deeds. Recipients reflect our own values of Respect, Integrity, Guts, Having Fun and Teamwork, and at their core possess an unsurpassed passion to improve the lives of those around them. The program is open to all high school seniors, current college students or adults who are pursuing an undergraduate degree from an accredited, non-profit college or technical school. Forty (40) of the best and brightest students across our markets will each receive a $2,500 scholarship toward their tuition.

The application process has been completed for 2018-2019, but check back in the fall for the next opportunity.


If you have any questions or need additional information please email: In the subject line, please state: "scholarship question".

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