Excelsior Scholarship Application Period is June 7 - July 21, 2017

Start Date: June 07 2017 - 12:00 AM

End Date: July 21 2017 - 11:59 PM

Audience: Students

Category: Special Event / Fair


Earning a Queensborough degree is now more affordable than ever.

The cost of a Queensborough Community College education may be more affordable than ever with Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s Excelsior Scholarship program.

Current and new students may apply for the Excelsior Scholarship beginning Wednesday, June 7. The deadline to complete an application is Friday, July 21, 2017.

The scholarship program will begin with the fall 2017 semester and be phased in over three years, starting with New Yorkers making up to $100,000 annually in the fall of 2017, increasing to $110,000 in 2018, and reaching $125,000 in 2019.

The Higher Education Services Corporation, which oversees the program, has more information on its website, including a list of frequently asked questions.


Website: http://www.qcc.cuny.edu/scholarships/excelsior.html

Contact Name: Office of Financial Services

Contact Phone: 718.631.6367

Contact Email: FinancialAid@qcc.cuny.edu

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