Bernard Osher Scholarship

Bernard Osher Scholarship

The Bernard Osher Foundation, based in San Francisco, California, was founded by Mr. Bernard Osher, a well-respected businessman and community leader. The foundation provides post secondary scholarship funds to colleges and universities across the nation. The mission of the foundation is "to improve the quality of life through the support of higher education and fine arts."

The first award to Morgan State University's Center for Continuing and Professional Studies in 2008 was to establish the Osher Reentry Scholarship Program for adult students. In 2011, as a result of the success of the program, The Bernard Osher Foundation provided a 1 million dollar endowed gift to continue the support of the Osher Reentry Scholarship Program.