Marie Barney Boston Scholarship Foundation is currently accepting applications for membership on its Board of Directors. The MBBSF is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit corporation formed in 2016. Our mission is to The Marie Barney Boston Foundation, Inc., founded in 2016, is a non-profit organization whose mission is to improve educational opportunities for disadvantaged youth.
The Foundation grants scholarships to students pursuing post-secondary degrees across the United States based upon the applicants’ academic achievements, church or community involvement & financial need.
The Foundation is named for its founder, Dr. Marie Barney Boston who was a tireless advocate for education. The Foundation is comprised of Professionals, educators and mentors who provide support to recipients, thereby increasing their chances for success in their educational endeavors.
The Foundation’s goals are to (1) increase the number of disadvantaged students attending college; (2) reduce the number of disadvantaged students lacking access to higher education; and (3) increase the number of disadvantaged students in leadership and policy-making positions who can positively impact.