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Diversity Scholarships

Scholarship Searches/Lists - Gender, Ethnicity, Major & State

  • Cappex - Gender, Ethnicity Major & State
  • Chegg - Listings for African American, Hispanic & also Merit-based Scholarships

SCHOLARSHIPS

Gates Millennium Scholars Program

The GMS 2015 Scholarship Application deadline -  January 14, 2015

Students are eligible to be considered for a GMS scholarship if they:

    • Are African American, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian Pacific Islander American or Hispanic American
    • Are a citizen, national or legal permanent resident of the United States
    • Have attained a cumulative high school GPA of 3.3 on an unweighted 4.0 scale or have earned a GED
    • Will enroll for the first time at a U.S. located, accredited college or university (with the exception of students concurrently pursuing a high school diploma) in the fall of 2013 as a full-time, degree-seeking, first-year student . First-time college enrollees can also be GED recipients. 
    • Have demonstrated leadership abilities through participation in community service, extracurricular, or other activities
    • Meet the Federal Pell Grant eligibility criteria
    • Have completed and submitted all three required forms: the studentís application (Nominee Personal Information Form), an evaluation of the studentís academic record (Nominator Form) and an evaluation of the studentís community service and leadership activities (Recommender Form) by the deadline.

Asian & Pacific Islander

Hispanic Students

Native American Students

Afro American Students

Jewish Students
  • Gruss Scholarship: Contact Financial Aid Services
  • UJA Federation of New York - Hebrew Free Loan Society -  TBA Last posted July 1, 2014
      UJA -Federation of NY Rose Biller Scholarship Fund
    UJA -Federation of NY Jean and Albert Nerken Scholarship Fund
    UJA -Federation of NY Rachel and Selim Benin Scholarship Fund

Scholarships for Women

Students with Disabilities

Military and Veterans

Military - New York State Residents
All Applications must be submitted by June 30th of the Academic Year

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