Scholarships

A few great websites for scholarships and Financial aid assistance are as follows:

www.collegescholarships.com

www.schoolsoup.com

www.scholarships4school.com

www.bestcolleges.com

www.bestcolleges.com/features/best-colleges-for-lgbt-students/

www.studentscholarships.org

SRC Inc., King & King Architects and INFICON in partnership with the CNY STEM, are pleased to announce the 2019 CNY STEM Scholars Program. This Scholarship program is open to graduating seniors who will be majoring in select STEM fields, starting Fall 2019. The online application and additional information can be found on the CNY STEM Hub website at http://www.cnystem.com/students-parents/scholarships.html Application deadline is March 1, 2019.

National Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association is offering three different scholarships. One at the State level of $250.00, One at the Sectional level of $1,500.00 and one at the National level of $2,500.00. The scholarships will recognize the distinguished scholastic, leadership and sportsmanship attributes of high school student-athletes, and the importance of high school athletics in each student's life. Applicant must be a senior, have a minimum of a B+ average, ranked in the top 25% of their class and must have participated in two sports for at least two years each where they earned a varsity letter for each. Stop by the Guidance Office for an application and more information.

The Empire State Potato Growers Inc. is offering a scholarship for undergraduate students residing in New York State, pursuing college studies benefiting the agricultural industry. It will be provided at the rate of $500 per academic year, for up to 4 consecutive years of undergraduate education. Completed application form must be postmarked on or before January 15th, 2019. Stop by the Guidance Office for an application or more information.

2019 New York Farm Bureau Agricultural Youth Scholarship is available to graduating high school seniors who will continue their education to prepare for a career in some way connected to the to the diverse agricultural industry. Family Farm Bureau membership or student Farm Bureau membership is required and may accompany application. Applications must be postmarked by March 1, 2019. For an application or more information go to www.nyfb.org .

Le Moyne College will provide all accepted, full-time incoming first-year students from New York state a $10,000 scholarship over four years with no income eligibility requirements. Learn more at https://www.lemoyne.edu/Promise-NY

The State University of New York (SUNY) has a website dedicated to scholarships at SUNY schools. For more information, please visit http://www.suny.edu/counselor/smarttrack/types-of-financial-aid/scholarships/

Since 1994, the Wendy’s® High School Heisman® Scholarship has been recognizing and rewarding senior athletes who excel in the classroom, on the field, and in the community. This year, we're awarding $150,000 in college scholarships. Wendy Scholarship.PDF

Seniors who are interested in a career in the Risk Management and Insurance industry are invited to fill out an application for a scholarship. These scholarships can be found at https://syracuse.cpcusociety.org/docs/public

‚Äč The New York State Nursery and Landscape Association, Inc. offer scholarship opportunities to high school seniors and recent high school graduates who are planning to move on and study some form of landscaping in college. For more information, please go to http://www.cnysnla.org/

The AXA Foundation has a scholarship available for seniors. To apply, go to www.axa.com/achievers

Imagine America has scholarships available for students. For more information go to https://www.imagine-america.org/applyforscholarships

The New York Credit Union Association's has a scholarship that ranges from $250 to $1,500 to be paid jointly to the student and educational institution. In addition, GPO also will be awarding scholarships to three students (who are GPO Members), a $1,000, a $500 and a $300 scholarship. Student must be a college bound senior and a member of GPO Federal Credit Union. Application deadline in January 9, 2019. Stop by the Guidance Office for an application.

Wace Scholarship Partner Institutions offers scholarships to high school seniors that apply to one of the nine partner institutions: Clarkson University, Drexel University, Johnson & Wales University, Merrimack College, R.I.T, SUNY Oswego, The University of Toledo, University of Cincinnati and Wentworth Institute of Technology. If you are applying to one of those colleges and have a GPA of 3.5 or higher, stop by the Guidance Office for more information.

The creators of the “Student Award Search Aid” website are offering a scholarship for 2019. Please visit our website at http://www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm to read about us and to apply for our scholarship. Our website was developed solely for the purpose of
helping students locate and apply for scholarships. We are trying to improve the students’ chances for success. The site is free and we charge nothing for the information or the application. The deadline for applications is May 24, 2019.
Amount of Scholarship: $1,000. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at awards@studentawardsearch.com

The Syracuse Chapter of the CPCU Society is accepting applications for scholarships of $1,000 in three categories for 2019. The deadline for applications is March 4, 2019. Three scholarships will be awarded, one for each of the following categories:

2019 Members Scholarship – open to all sons, daughters, grandchildren, or legal wards of a dues-paying member of the Syracuse CPCU Society Chapter, Inc. who plans to attend college in the fall of 2019 as a full-time student.

2019 SUNY Oswego Scholarship – open to all students who are enrolled as a full-time student for the fall of 2019 term in the Risk Management and Insurance Program at SUNY Oswego.

2019 High School Senior Scholarship – open to all senior high school students planning to attend college in the fall of 2019 as a full-time student. 

Visit https://syracuse.cpcusociety.org/news/2019-scholarship-applications-now-available for more information.

FASNY is offering Junior Firefighters, Explorers and Rams who are High School Seniors entering College $1,500 scholarships. Apply online at www.fasny.com/scholarship . Deadline is March 15, 2019.

The Association of Fire Districts of the State of New York is offering the Ned Carter Memorial Scholarship Award for High School Seniors. Applicant must be related to a firefighter, be a firefighter, related to a Fire District Commissioner, Fire District Secretary, Fire District Treasurer or Deputy Treasurer, or Fire District Administrator/Manager or be an explorer in a fire department of a Fire District that is currently a paid up member of the Association of Fire Districts of the State of New York. Application is due by February 23, 2019. Stop by the Guidance Office for an application.

The Board of Trustees of the New York Schools Insurance Foundation and the Board of Governors of the New York Schools Insurance Reciprocal are pleased to announce that they are once again offering the Cristin Bambino, Paul Jensen and Joseph Goncalves scholarship awards. For more information and an application go to www.nysir.org . Application must be received on or before April 8, 2019.

The Zonta Club is offering the Jean M. Coon Humanitarian Award for 2019. Nominees must be high school juniors or seniors. The award is given for outstanding community service. Applications must be postmarked no later than March 1, 2019. Stop by the Guidance Office for an application and more information.

The Zonta Club is also offering the Young Women in Public Affairs Award. This prestigious award recognizes outstanding young women who have shown exemplary leadership skills and are committed to the greater cause of the public service. Applications must be postmarked by February 22, 2019. Stop by the Guidance Office for an application and more information.