Read carefully the instructions and eligibility requirements below as incomplete applications may be denied. Questions can be directed to ccf@tre.state.ma.us or 617‐367‐6900 and ask for a Commonwealth Covenant Fund Staff Member.

Documents:

THE FOLLOWING DOCUMENTS MUST BE RECEIVED WITH YOUR APPLICATION BY THE COMMONWEALTH COVENANT FUND IN ORDER TO BE CONSIDERED:
 

  1. Official transcript from the college or university you graduated from 
  2. Employer certification indicating at least 1 year of full time employment in a STEM field in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts
  3. Employer certification must also indicate your annual salary
    1. a.  If applicable, employer certification of spouse
    2. b.  Employer’s contact information
  4. Copy of a loan statement indicating you are currently paying your loans; AND
    • Include the address of the Lender to which payment should be sent.
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  5. Include your most recent FAFSA for your final year of schooling.

Deadlines:

  1. Applications will be received on a rolling period and reviewed for approval during scheduled Board meetings. Scheduled Board meetings will be posted on www.mass.gov/treasury.
  2. If an applicant wishes to have his/her application reviewed at a posted Board meeting, the applicant should have all required documents submitted at least 30 calendar days prior to the scheduled date.

Approval:

  • If an application is approved by the Board, the applicant will receive written notification of the approval.
  • If an application is not approved, the applicant will receive written notification identifying the items missing or in need of correction.
  • At any time during the review process, the Board or its staff may request the applicant to provide further documentation and/or clarification of their application.