New York Scholarships

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ASHRAE Central New York Chapter King-Traugott Scholarship

ASHRAE offers the ASHRAE Central New York Chapter King-Traugott Scholarship of $3,000 to engineering students interested in the field of heating, ventilation, refrigerating, and air conditioning.

Amount
$3,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3.0
Deadline
December 1

ASHRAE Region I Setty Family Foundation Scholarship

ASHRAE Setty Family Foundation Scholarship awards a $3,000 scholarship, annually, to an undergraduate student studying mechanical or architectural engineering at a post-secondary educational institution within ASHRAE Region I.

Amount
$3,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3.0
Deadline
December 1

UNCF Ivy Beauty (NY/NJ) Scholarship

UNCF, in partnership with Ivy Enterprises, is awarding five African American freshmen and sophomore students in colleges in New York or New Jersey $2,000 scholarships each.

Amount
$2,000
Scholarships awarded
5 winners
Required GPA
3.0
Deadline
December 9
Winner announcement
January/February 2023

New York Section One AWWA Operator Scholarship

The $1,000 scholarship is offered to a student either enrolled in a two- or four-year degree related to the water operator profession or is currently a water or wastewater operator.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
December 31

New York Section One AWWA Operator Scholarship – Environmental Training Center at Morrisville State College

New York Section AWWA awards One AWWA Operator Scholarship for a water or wastewater treatment course at the Environmental Training Center at Morrisville State College ranging between $325 and $575.

Amount
$325–$575
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
December 31

The Henry Broughton, K2AE, Memorial Scholarship

ARRL Foundation annually grants the Henry Broughton, K2AE, Memorial Scholarship to a New York-based amateur radio operator who is pursuing a Bachelor’s degree or higher in science and engineering.

Amount
$2,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
December 31

UNCF Social Justice Scholarship

The UNCF Social Justice Scholarship offers a $5,000 scholarship to 10 African American college juniors and seniors in any field of study. Applicants must be committed to social justice.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
10 winners
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
January 20

Carlozzi Family Scholarship

The NYWICI offers two undergraduate and graduate female students the Carlozzi Family Scholarship, ranging between $2,500 to $10,000, demonstrating writing excellence to further their education in communications.

Amount
$2,500–$10,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3.2
Deadline
January 24

NYWICI Scholarship

The NYWICI Scholarship is available to an outstanding female student from either NY, NJ, CT, or PA to pursue an undergraduate or graduate degree in communications or related fields.

Amount
$2,500–$10,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3.2
Deadline
January 24

Interpublic Group Scholarship

The scholarship is awarded to two qualified undergraduate or graduate female students enrolled in a full-time communications-related field of study. It’s accompanied by a summer internship in New York City.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
3.2
Deadline
January 31

Minority Advertising Scholarships

Minority Advertising Scholarships program of up to $200,000 a year supports graduate students of minorities to complete their graduate and postgraduate studies in advertising, PR, design, and photography.

Amount
$10,000
Scholarships awarded
10 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
February 1

Jimmy Rane Foundation Scholarships

The Jimmy Rane Foundation Scholarship offers need-based scholarships of between $500 and $5,000 to graduating high school seniors or students currently enrolled in accredited colleges in the U.S.

Amount
$500–$5,000
Scholarships awarded
48 winners
Required GPA
3.0
Deadline
February 7
Winner announcement
April 2023

LAGRANT Foundation Graduate Scholarships

The $3,750 scholarship is awarded to 40 graduate students who identify as minorities to pursue their studies in PR, marketing, and advertising. Applicants must have a GPA of 3.20.

Amount
$3,750
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3.2
Deadline
February 28

NY Grace LeGendre Endowment Fellowships

The NY Grace LeGendre Endowment Fellowships offers a total of $6,000 to four recipient female postgraduate students.

Amount
$1,000–$2,000
Scholarships awarded
4 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
February 28
Winner announcement
April 2023

Bill McShane Aviation Scholarship

The New York Aviation Management Association (NYAMA) offers the Bill McShane Aviation Scholarship of $2000 to two undergraduate students to pursue aviation studies in New York.

Amount
$2,000
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 30

The Whelan Foundation Scholarship Program

The Whelan Foundation Scholarship Program awards $5,000 to $20,000 to Long Island students enrolled full-time at an accredited college or university in the United States.

Amount
$5,000–$20,000
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
3.5
Deadline
March 30

New York Section Plant/Distribution System Operators Scholarship

The Plant/Distribution System Operators Scholarship of $500 is to assist AWWA member operators of drinking water treatment or distribution systems. It’s awarded to four individuals pursuing water system courses.

Amount
$500
Scholarships awarded
4 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1

NYSAWWA Board of Governors Academic Achievement Scholarship

The Board of Governors Academic Achievement Scholarship recognizes achievements made by students and academics in the water industry and encourages academic excellence through a $2,000 prize.

Amount
$2,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1

NYSAWWA Board of Governors Past Chairs’ Legacy Scholarship

The NYSAWWA Board of Governors Past Chairs' Legacy Scholarship awards $2,000 to an undergraduate student enrolled in a full-time four-year degree with subjects related to water science and engineering.

Amount
$2,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1

NYSAWWA C. Michael Elliott Graduate Scholarship

It’s awarded to a graduate student in a full-time water supply study program leading to a master’s or higher degree at an accredited university in the U.S.

Amount
$2,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1

NYSAWWA Hazen – Walter B. Sinnott Scholarship (Undergraduate)

The scholarship grants $2,500 to a student pursuing a bachelor’s degree with a dedication to solving the industry's most critical problems like water reuse, drinking water, and water resources.

Amount
$2,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1

NYSAWWA High School Senior Scholarship

The scholarship offers a $1,000 award to high school seniors and/or college freshmen enrolled in an accredited college or university pursuing a water industry or an environmental degree.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1

NYSAWWA John C. Robbins Scholarship (Undergraduate)

The scholarship offers $1,500 to a full-time student in a degree program related to the water supply field, especially those studying utility management, regulation, engineering design, and treatment plant operation.

Amount
$1,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1

NYFWA Scholarships

The New York Financial Writers' Association (NYFWA) Scholarship offers a $2,500 scholarship to five enrolled undergraduate or graduate journalism students, each, in the tri-state New York.

Amount
$2,500
Scholarships awarded
5 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 15
Winner announcement
May 2022

Cathay Bank Foundation Scholarship

The Cathay Bank Foundation Scholarship offers twenty $1,000 scholarships to high school seniors.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
20 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 30

Milton Fisher Scholarship for Innovation and Creativity

High school juniors and seniors and college freshmen are eligible to apply for this scholarship.

Amount
$4,000–$20,000
Scholarships awarded
8 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
May 3

Community Service Scholarships

Preparing for college is an exciting time, but it can also be an overwhelming undertaking, especially for students graduating during a pandemic.

Amount
$500
Scholarships awarded
50 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
May 10
Winner announcement
July 2023

¡Lánzate!/Take Off! Higher Education Travel Award program

The ¡Lánzate!/Take Off! Higher Education Travel Award program offers 185 $1,500 flight e-passes to undergraduate and graduate students who travel away from home to study.

Amount
$1,500
Scholarships awarded
185 winners
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
May 15
Winner announcement
July 8, 2023

NYSSCPA Excellence in Accounting Scholarship

The NYSSCPA Excellence in Accounting Scholarship program offers awards of $2,500 to 30 college juniors or senior students majoring in accounting at New York-based colleges or universities.

Amount
$2,500
Scholarships awarded
30 winners
Required GPA
3.0
Deadline
June 5

NERC College/Graduate Scholarship

The Korean American Scholarship Foundation (KASF) offers NERC College/Graduate Scholarship to qualified students of Korean descent, including international students from Korea, to further their education.

Amount
$5,000
Required GPA
3.0
Deadline
June 30

Study.com September Scholarships

The Study.com September Scholarships offer 30 students in any field of study from the United States or 25 specific states a $500 scholarship each to pursue their undergraduate studies.

Amount
$500
Scholarships awarded
30 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
September 1
Winner announcement
December

Edna Blum Scholarship for NY Residents

Students from one of the five boroughs of New York City are awarded up to $5,000, depending on their financial needs, to attend any institution in the United States.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
November 3
Winner announcement
November 2023

Greenhouse Scholars Program

The program awards high-achieving high school seniors in Georgia, Colorado, Illinois, New York, and North Carolina with scholarships for their undergraduate studies. The award is renewable for four years.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
39 winners
Required GPA
3.5
Deadline
November 9
Winner announcement
April 19

Greenhouse Scholars Scholarship

The Greenhouse Scholars Scholarship is available to students from Colorado, Georgia, Illinois, New York, and North Carolina who need financial support to pursue a course of study.

Amount
$5,000–$20,000
Scholarships awarded
34 winners
Required GPA
3.5
Deadline
November 9
Winner announcement
April 19, 2023

New York Scholarships

The State of New York is in the Northeastern region of the U.S. The capital city, New York City is one of the most well-known places in the world. But it is actually divided into counties, cities, towns, and villages beyond New York City. It is known for its multicultural and multi-ethnic population and it continues to grow more diverse. Prospective students who are interested in studying in New York can look forward to being immersed in the culture, art, diversity and so much more.

Frequently asked questions

What are the top schools in New York?

  • Cornell University

Cornell University is a private institution located in Ithaca, New York. Cornell offers over 80 majors and more than 120 minors. There are also over 100 graduate programs that students can choose from. There are also over 1,000 campus organizations for Cornell students to get involved in outside of the classroom. One of the most popular majors at Cornell is Computer science. Have a look at these computer science scholarships if you are interested in majoring in computer science. 

  • Columbia University

Columbia University is a private institution located in New York City. There are three undergraduate schools, namely Columbia College, The Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science, and the School of General Studies  This top school offers more than 100 majors and master’s programs that Columbia students can choose from. There are also more than 500 campus organizations for Columbia students to get involved in outside of the classroom. One of the most popular majors at Columbia is Computer science. Have a look at these computer science scholarships if you are interested in majoring in computer science. 

  • New York University

New York University is a private institution located in New York City. This top school offers more than 100 distinct undergraduate degrees with 94 options for majors. There are also 100 master’s programs that NYU students can choose from. NYU also has more than 300-plus campus organizations for students to get involved in outside of the classroom. The most popular major at NYU is Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies. Check out these art scholarships if you are interested in majoring in the arts. 

Most popular majors in New York?

  1. Business Administration-Management
  2. Criminal Justice
  3. Health Sciences

Where does New York rank in education?

New York ranks 7th on the list of most educated states and 4th on our list of states with the best and worst public school systems. Read our Scholaroo data reports for more information on the different factors that affect the ranking.