Scholarship Name: Women's Forum Education Award
Deadline Date: December 1, 2013
Award Amount: $10,000
- Must be a female student
- Be 35 years of age by December 1, 2013 (birth date no later than December 1, 1978)
- Reside in New York City
- Pursuing her FIRST Associate or Bachelor Degree, have earned at least 12 credits in good standing
- Have attended a college in New York City during the 2012-2013 academic year and be enrolled for at least 6 credits in the 2013-2014 academic year.
- Have at least 6 credits to complete graduation requirements after June 2014.
- If completing an Associate Degree, provide evidence of intention to continue to a Bachelor degree program.
- The awardee must complete her second semester within twelve months of receiving the award, i.e., by July 2015.
Scholarship Name: SUNY College at Old Westbury Honors College
Deadline Date: Spring 2014: Currently accepting applications
Award Amount: $750 per year
Transfer students will be considered for the program with a cumulative G.P.A. of 3.5 or higher.
Honors College benefits include:
- $750 book scholarship
- Scholarship opportunities
- Priority registration to insure you get the courses you need
- A state-of-the-art Study Center for the exclusive use of Honors College students
- Opportunities to engage in research attend and present at professional conferences and co-author in professional journal by working with faculty.
- Professional major-related internships
- Study abroad opportunities
- Luncheons, seminars, trips and activities that will broaden your academic and personal horizons
- Unofficial copies of college transcript
- Letter of recommendation from a faculty member or advisor
- A sample of your best academic writing from a previous course
- Complete an interview with the Director of the Honors College
Scholarship Name: The Guttman Scholarship for High-Achieving Community College Graduates
Deadline Date: March 1, 2014 for Fall 2014
Award Amount: The benefits include a $4,000 scholarship paid over two years (four semesters at $1,000 a semester
- The Stella and Charles Guttman Foundation has established a transfer scholarship
for high-achieving CUNY community college students. Eligible applicants must have a GPA of 3.5 or
above; must transfer to one of the four eligible CUNY senior colleges: Brooklyn College, Hunter College, Lehman
College and Queens College.
benefits include a $4,000 scholarship paid over two years (four semesters at $1,000
a semester); recognition at yearly awards ceremonies; invitation to recruit
associate degree students as scholarship applicants; and prestigious designation
as a “Guttman Scholar.”
A website with more information about these scholarships and the application process will be
launched shortly. In the meantime, please direct any questions to Erin Croke, Director of
Undergraduate Education Policy (Erin.Croke@cuny.edu).
- Applicants must include a transcript, a personal essay, and a letter of recommendations
with the application.
Scholarship Name: The New York City Hispanic Chamber of Commerce’s Scholarship Award
Deadline Date: November 14, 2013
The mission of the New York City Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, (NYCHCC), is to represent and advocate for Hispanic businesses
in New York City in a cohesive manner which will assist new entrepreneurs, vitalize existing businesses and assure the growth and success of Hispanic
businesses. The NYCHCC is also committed to helping Hispanic students succeed academically and to effectively achieve their professional goal. To this end, the
NYCHCC will provide Scholarship Awards to those Hispanic students that meet the
Candidate must be a United States citizen, of Hispanic descent, who is matriculated in the City University of New York. The candidate must maintain a 3.0 GPA and be in good standing.
The candidate must demonstrate a need for financial assistance and an interest in playing a supportive role in the Hispanic business community.
Please complete the application in a clearly printed or typed format. You must also attach your college transcript;
resume; a one page essay describing your professional goal and why you should
be a Scholarship Awardee; and, two (2) letters of recommendation from an
employer or professor.
Scholarship Name: Dr. Alma S. Adams Scholarship
Deadline Date: April 30, 2013
Award Amount: $5,000
All students who are pursuing undergraduate or graduate studies at an accredited institution of higher education
Scholarship Name: The Fry Scholarship
Deadline Date: Must file FAFSA by March 1st
Award Amount: Tuition & fees up to the highest amounts charged to public, in-state students at undergraduate institutions in each state. Monthly housing allowance and stipend for books & supplies.Recipients are entitled to 36 months of benefits at the 100% level.
- Children of military personnel who died in the line of duty since Sept. 11, 2001 who are attending institutions of higher learning or were attending from August 1, 2009 - July 31, 2010
- For more information or assistance applying, call toll-free 1-888-GIBILL-1 (1-888-442-4551), or visit the VA GI Bill Website
Scholarship Name: B. Davis Scholarship
Deadline Date: May 28, 2012
Award Amount: $1,000
- All high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any post secondary institution
- No age restriction
- Be sure to include your name and the school you are attending this year and next
- This is not an academic scholarship but we would like to know your current academic standing
- For more information & to apply, visit the program website
- If you have any questions, contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Scholarship Name: The New York League of Puerto Rican Women, Inc. (NYLPRW) 2010 College Award
Deadline Date: August, 2012 (specific date TBA)
Award Amount: $1,000
- Submit 4x6 photo of applicant in professional attire for Commemorative Dinner Dance Journal
- Attend a face to face with College Award Committee
- Women of Puerto Rican descent
- Currently matriculated, undergraduate students in an accredited institution of higher education, having earned a minimum of 12 accumulated credits
- Have a minimum GPA of 3.0 with no failing grades.
- Demonstrate service to the community.
- To apply, provide an official college transcript, and two letters of recommendation from a professor, college advisor, employer or supervisor by July 5, 2013.
See the program website for additional eligibility criteria