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New York Scholarships for High School and College Students

Vilas Scholarship
$128,000
The Vilas Scholarship is an $128,000 scholarship ($32,000 per year) awarded to domestic students who want to complete a St. Lawrence University liberal arts education as preparation for a career in business. The Vilas Scholarship was established in 1976 by the Bodman Foundation of New York City to honor Homer A. Vilas, Class of 1913. Homer Vilas was a successful Wall Street financier, corporate director and businessman during his life. He also was a generous benefactor to many non-profit organizations, including his alma mater, St. Lawrence University. The scholarship assists students financially, but also guides Vilas Scholars as they establish...
Deadline
Jan 11, 2022
Rochester Cavalry Troops Scholarship
$10,000
Purpose of Scholarship To provide financial support to people connected to units, detachments, and elements of the New York Army National Guard located in Monroe County, New York who are planning to pursue post-secondary education. Number and Size of Awards Number of awards and amounts vary. Awards historically up to $10,000 each; not to exceed tuition costs. Allowed Use of Award Awards may be used for tuition, fees, books, and other expenses associated with higher education. Eligibility Criteria For current or recently retired (within one year) National Guard members connected to Patriot Way, as well as their spouses and dependent...
Deadline
Jun 01, 2022
Pulver Scholarships
$8,000
The Pulver Scholarship Program has been established to support undergraduate students at Dartmouth College or Harvard College who are residents of Warren, Washington, or Saratoga Counties in New York State. The scholarships are designed for students who have good moral character, good academic standing, and financial need. Students are able to receive Pulver Scholarships for a maximum of four years of undergraduate study. To continue eligibility, students must provide the Foundation with a letter from the Dean stating that the applicant has successfully completed the current year. A transcript shall also be submitted in a sealed envelope directly from the...
Deadline
May 15, 2022
NYS Scholarships for Academic Excellence
$7,500
NYS Scholarships for Academic Excellence provide up to $1,500 per year for up to five years of undergraduate study in New York State. Eligibility Students must: A) Have graduated from a New York State high school B) Study full time and be matriculated in an approved undergraduate program of study in a New York State post secondary institution C) Be in good academic standing D) Not be in default on any State or federal student loan or on any repayment of state awards E) Be U.S. citizens or qualifying noncitizens F) Be New York State residents Award Amount This program...
Deadline
Jun 30, 2022
Center for Architecture Design Scholarship
$5,000
This scholarship is for students seeking their first professional degree in architecture or related design discipline from an accredited school within New York State. The dean or chair of the architectural school or accredited design program may invite up to two students from their respective college or university to apply based on their high level of academic performance and evidence of financial need. Financial need of the student shall be determined by the guidelines of the Financial Aid Officer of the school nominating the candidate. Eligibility Students seeking their first professional degree in architecture or related design discipline from an...
Deadline
Mar 15, 2022
Albert Shanker College Scholarship Fund
$5,000
Each year, the United Federation of Teachers proudly awards $1 million in undergraduate and graduate scholarships to academically excellent and financially eligible students from New York City public schools. Scholarship winners are living proof that excellence can thrive in New York City schools. Their hard work - and the dedication of all the educators who worked with them - enable them to achieve academic distinction. Who can apply? The program is limited to New York City public high school seniors who will graduate from a vocational, academic or alternative school or will receive an equivalency diploma from a public evening...
Deadline
Dec 31, 2021
ASLA NY Designing in the Public Realm Scholarship
$5,000
The New York Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA-NY) established this scholarship to support future leaders who will strive to make living in urban environments healthier and more enjoyable. ASLA-NY encompasses the New York Metropolitan-Long Island region, which extends from the northern tip of Westchester County to Montauk and includes New York City. The award is open to currently-enrolled undergraduate or master's students studying landscape architecture at Landscape Architecture Accreditation Board (LAAB) accredited programs in the United States. To be eligible, the applicant's university must be within the ASLA-NY Chapter boundary* or the applicant must have graduated...
Deadline
Feb 01, 2022
Gilberto and Lennetta Pesquera Scholarship
$4,000
The Glens Falls Foundation Gilberto and Lennetta Pesquera Fund offers scholarship grants for medical school education on an annual basis to assist qualified men and women who have graduated from local area schools and have successfully completed the first year of medical school. The current amount for each grant is $4,000 per year. Four grants will be awarded for each academic year. These grants are restricted to tuition, fees, books and supplies. The payments are remitted directly to the educational institution for credit to the student's account. All applications received on or before the due date will be referred to...
Deadline
Jun 24, 2022
Kathleen McElligott Hall Memorial Scholarship
$3,000
Purpose of Scholarship: To provide financial assistance to students in upstate New York State to continue their education in the field of nursing. Number and Size of Awards One award of $1,000; renewable annually for a maximum total award of up to $3,000. See the Renewability section below for more information. Allowed Use of Award Awards may be used for tuition, fees, books, and other expenses associated with higher education. Eligibility Criteria For a student who: A) Has completed at least one semester of a nursing program, and B) Has financial need. This award is not intended for the student...
Deadline
Apr 15, 2022
Agriculture Youth Program
$1,500
4-H and FFA members are all future leaders. Those involved in 4-H agricultural projects and agricultural education high school programs are the future leaders of our agricultural industry. As an organization, New York Farm Bureau recognizes the importance of our agricultural youth. Farm Bureau's Young Farmers and Ranchers program is dedicated to helping today's young farmers learn and grow in their profession 4-H and FFA help develop leadership skills and provide educational, social and community service opportunities for youth. Our Young Farmers and Ranchers program strives to continue this skill development and opportunities after you have graduated from high school...
Deadline
Mar 15, 2022
Susan A. Cowell Scholarship
$1,500
Purpose of Scholarship For academically talented and community-minded high school graduates continuing their education. Number and Size of Awards One award of $1,000 to $1,500 Allowed Use of Award Awards may be used for tuition, fees, books, and other expenses associated with higher education. Eligibility Criteria For students who identify as members of the LGBTQ community and: A) Have a minimum 3.0 GPA (B average) or higher; B) Are pursuing post-secondary education at a qualifying academic institution* in the eight-county area surrounding Rochester (Genesee, Livingston, Monroe, Ontario, Orleans, Seneca, Wayne, and Yates counties); C) Are enrolled or plan to enroll...
Deadline
Apr 15, 2022
New York State Horse Council Scholarship
$1,000
The New York State Horse Council (NYSHC) will award two different one thousand ($1,000.00) awards per-year! The first award is a Youth Scholarship that will be given to a NYSHC member whose age is 16 to 24 years old within the given year. The second award is an Adult Educational Grant which will be awarded to a NYSHC member whose age is 25 years and older. Both the Youth Scholarship and the Adult Educational Grant will be awarded to a NYSHC member who is attending a collegiate horse related program or a professional certification program (Parelli, John Lyons, farrier, etc.)....
Deadline
May 15, 2022
Adirondack Branch Memorial Scholarship
$1,000
In addition to supporting the national AAUW Educational Funds, the branch provides its own Adirondack Branch Memorial Scholarship. Through the years, contributions to the fund have been received to honor the memory of various members who have passed away. The scholarship is awarded annually to one or more area students presently attending or returning to an accredited college, studying full-time for a degree at the associates, bachelor or graduate level. The Branch awarded a $1000 scholarship to one recipient for the 2021-22 academic year. TO QUALIFY FOR THIS SCHOLARSHIP, you must ALREADY be one of the following: A) Attending a...
Deadline
Mar 01, 2022
Devante Lane Scholarship
$1,000
Devante Lane was a young and vibrant college graduate from Bronx, New York. He was extremely intelligent, full of life, thoughtful, and a loving son and friend whose personality and smile brightened every room. Devante was an exceptionally creative person passionate about art and fashion, always donning the latest trends. On July 15, 2020, at the early age of 22, Devante was the unintended victim of gun violence in New Rochelle, New York. His once-promising future was cut too short due to this senseless act of violence. Devante's father, Jerome Lane, has been a dedicated and proud member of the...
Deadline
Dec 15, 2021
Goodwin Scholarship
$1,000
Law Offices of Albert Goodwin, PLLC is happy to support student education with our annual Goodwin Scholarship. Undergraduate and law students attending a USA college, university, or law school are invited to apply. The scholarship will be awarded based on certain criteria that include current enrollment in a college, university, or law school, an acceptable grade point average, demonstration of community service, and a written essay. Scholarship Award: One scholarship of $1,000 will be awarded annually. Who: Any current undergraduate or law student is eligible for The American Law School Student Scholarship with a preference to individuals that are (a)...
Deadline
Dec 15, 2021
Leopold Schepp Foundation Scholarships
$9,000
Eligibility Guidelines 1. Undergraduates must be under 30 years of age at the time of application. Graduates must be under 40 years of age at the time of application. 2. Applicants must have a minimum GPA of 3.3 on a 4.0 scale and must enroll full-time in a four year bachelor degree or approved graduate program. 3. PhD candidates who have only the dissertation to complete and who are not enrolled in class full-time are not eligible. 4. High school seniors are eligible to apply during their senior year in high school for their first year in college. 5. Applicants...
Deadline
Dec 31, 2021
Roothbert Fund Scholarships
$7,000
Albert and Toni Roothbert established the Roothbert Fund to assist those in need of financial aid to further their education. Based in New York City, the Roothbert Fund operates as a volunteer organization. Through scholarship, The Fund supports fellows' graduate or undergraduate study at an accredited institution based in the United States. The Fund seeks candidates motivated by spiritual values. A) Seeking candidates whose daily actions are guided by spiritual motives B) Preference for graduate students and undergraduates with one year of college completed C) Preference to candidates who reside in or attend schools in these states: Connecticut, District of...
Deadline
Feb 01, 2022
Women's Cyber Security Scholarships
$6,000
Up to ten scholarships will be awarded. Each scholarship award will be between $1,000 - $6,000 ELIGIBILITY A) Must be pursuing, or plan to pursue, a degree with a focus on cybersecurity or information assurance." B) You may be a senior in high school, an undergraduate student, graduate or post graduate student to be eligible." C) GPA must be at least 3.3 on a 4.0 scale (or an analogous rank based on a comparable scale). D) You may be a citizen of any country (US citizenship not required). E) May be attending on campus or online. F) May be attending...
Deadline
Feb 28, 2022
Jimmy Rane Foundation Scholarship
$5,000
The Jimmy Rane Foundation was established with the purpose of sending deserving students to college. Since then, the Foundation has awarded 510 scholarships to well-deserving students. These hard-working and outstanding students have taken these scholarships all over the country to institutions including: Auburn, Alabama, University of Pennsylvania, Harvard, Texas Tech, Oklahoma State, Baylor, Indiana, Troy, Duke, Stanford, Vanderbilt, Georgia Tech, Georgia and many more. We're confident that these exceptional scholars will use their education to accomplish great things. We're also confident that they will one day return the favor to someone else in need. The eligibility criteria to be considered...
Deadline
Feb 07, 2022
Young Women in Public Affairs Award
$5,000
Though about 40% of the world's workforce is women, according to data from the Inter-Parliamentary Union, only 25.5% of all national parliamentarians were female as of 1 April 2021. Because Zonta International believes that young women are the key to women's advancement in the field of public service, it offers the Young Women in Public Affairs (YWPA) Award, which recognizes young women, ages 16-19, for demonstrating leadership skills and commitment to public service and civic causes, and encourages them to continue their participation in public and political life. Established in 1990 by Past International President Leneen Forde, Zonta has given...
Deadline
Apr 01, 2022
Washington and Lee University
Lexington, VA
Students: 1,819
Tuition: $50,170
Washington and Lee University is a Private nonprofit institution located in Lexington, VA. The school has approximatley 1819 undergraduate students. The school offers students 4-year degree opportunities. The average family income of students that are attending this school is $145,228. The average age of students entering Washington and Lee University is 19. The most popular programs at the Washington and Lee University are: Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services (33%), Social Sciences (19%), Biological And Biomedical Sciences (11%), Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs (5%) and Psychology (5%).
Exam Scores
ACT: 32
SAT: 1449
University of Virginia-Main Campus
Charlottesville, VA
Students: 16,207
Tuition: $47,273
University of Virginia-Main Campus is a Public institution located in Charlottesville, VA. The school has approximatley 16207 undergraduate students. The school offers students 4-year degree opportunities. The average family income of students that are attending this school is $100,900. The average age of students entering University of Virginia-Main Campus is 20. The most popular programs at the University of Virginia-Main Campus are: Social Sciences (16%), Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities (16%), Engineering (14%), Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services (9%) and Biological And Biomedical Sciences (7%).
Exam Scores
ACT: 31
SAT: 1415
College of William and Mary
Williamsburg, VA
Students: 6,243
Tuition: $43,670
College of William and Mary is a Public institution located in Williamsburg, VA. The school has approximatley 6243 undergraduate students. The school offers students 4-year degree opportunities. The average family income of students that are attending this school is $114,454. The average age of students entering College of William and Mary is 20. The most popular programs at the College of William and Mary are: Social Sciences (20%), Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services (13%), Biological And Biomedical Sciences (12%), Physical Sciences (8%) and Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies (8%).
Exam Scores
ACT: 31
SAT: 1406
Columbia University in the City of New York
New York, NY
Students: 8,170
Tuition: $57,208
Columbia University in the City of New York is a Private nonprofit institution located in New York, NY. The school has approximatley 8170 undergraduate students. The school offers students 4-year degree opportunities. The average family income of students that are attending this school is $65,423. The average age of students entering Columbia University in the City of New York is 23. The most popular programs at the Columbia University in the City of New York are: Social Sciences (28%), Engineering (16%), Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services (9%), Biological And Biomedical Sciences (8%) and Psychology (5%).
Exam Scores
ACT: 33
SAT: 1488
Webb Institute
Glen Cove, NY
Students: 98
Tuition: $48,775
Webb Institute is a Private nonprofit institution located in Glen Cove, NY. The school has approximatley 98 undergraduate students. The school offers students 4-year degree opportunities. The average family income of students that are attending this school is $135,142. The average age of students entering Webb Institute is 19. The most popular programs at the Webb Institute are: Engineering (100%), .
Exam Scores
ACT: 32
SAT: 1483
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY
Students: 14,815
Tuition: $52,853
Cornell University is a Private nonprofit institution located in Ithaca, NY. The school has approximatley 14815 undergraduate students. The school offers students 4-year degree opportunities. The average family income of students that are attending this school is $96,569. The average age of students entering Cornell University is 20. The most popular programs at the Cornell University are: Engineering (17%), Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services (14%), Biological And Biomedical Sciences (14%), Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences (12%) and Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services (10%).
Exam Scores
ACT: 33
SAT: 1477
Hamilton College
Clinton, NY
Students: 1,885
Tuition: $52,770
Hamilton College is a Private nonprofit institution located in Clinton, NY. The school has approximatley 1885 undergraduate students. The school offers students 4-year degree opportunities. The average family income of students that are attending this school is $110,967. The average age of students entering Hamilton College is 19. The most popular programs at the Hamilton College are: Social Sciences (34%), Foreign Language, Literature, And Linguistics (11%), Biological And Biomedical Sciences (9%), Physical Sciences (7%) and English Language And Literature (5%).
Exam Scores
ACT: 32
SAT: 1452
Colgate University
Hamilton, NY
Students: 2,854
Tuition: $53,980
Colgate University is a Private nonprofit institution located in Hamilton, NY. The school has approximatley 2854 undergraduate students. The school offers students 4-year degree opportunities. The average family income of students that are attending this school is $112,063. The average age of students entering Colgate University is 19. The most popular programs at the Colgate University are: Social Sciences (34%), Biological And Biomedical Sciences (15%), History (7%), Physical Sciences (6%) and Psychology (5%).
Exam Scores
ACT: 32
SAT: 1443
Barnard College
New York, NY
Students: 2,540
Tuition: $52,662
Barnard College is a Private nonprofit institution located in New York, NY. The school has approximatley 2540 undergraduate students. The school offers students 4-year degree opportunities. The average family income of students that are attending this school is $97,286. The average age of students entering Barnard College is 19. The most popular programs at the Barnard College are: Social Sciences (30%), Psychology (13%), Biological And Biomedical Sciences (10%), Visual And Performing Arts (9%) and Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies (8%).
Exam Scores
ACT: 32
SAT: 1430
Vassar College
Poughkeepsie, NY
Students: 2,323
Tuition: $55,210
Vassar College is a Private nonprofit institution located in Poughkeepsie, NY. The school has approximatley 2323 undergraduate students. The school offers students 4-year degree opportunities. The average family income of students that are attending this school is $94,583. The average age of students entering Vassar College is 19. The most popular programs at the Vassar College are: Social Sciences (28%), Biological And Biomedical Sciences (13%), Visual And Performing Arts (11%), Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies (7%) and Psychology (6%).
Exam Scores
ACT: 32
SAT: 1429