Second and third-year students who are members of Commonwealth Honors College, participate in the UMass Amherst Minuteman Marching Band, and have demonstrated financial need are eligible to apply for the Nancy M. Cullen Scholarship Award. A proud alumna of the University of Massachusetts Amherst, Ms. Cullen established this scholarship to encourage and reward the dedication and commitment necessary to participate in the two programs. Financial need plays a significant role in the selection process.

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Nancy M. Cullen, a 1976 Honors Program graduate and UMass Minuteman Marching Band member credits the Honors Program and the UMass Minuteman Marching Band for fostering the dedication, discipline, and skills that have contributed to her own success. As a proud alumna of these two programs, she established the Nancy M. Cullen ’76 Scholarship Award to encourage and reward participation in marching band and Commonwealth Honors College.