Bates Scholarship Program

BAC annually awards three scholarships to students whose parents or step-parents are U.S. BAC members. The stipends are $5,000 per year for up to four years – up to $20,000 total.

To be eligible for the scholarship, students must:

  • Be a senior in high school and planning to enter college in the fall of 2021
  • Be the child or stepchild of a U.S. member in good standing of a BAC Local
  • Plan to take or have taken the SAT or ACT exam

The U.S. Bates Scholarship program is administered through International Scholarship and Tuition Services (ISTS).  

The application deadline is March 31, 2021. ISTS will notify all applicants of the selection results in June 2021.

To access the online application, please visit click here to view a list of frequently asked questions about the scholarship.

Questions? Call or email the BAC Education Department at 1-888-880-8222 ext. 3887 or [email protected].