Scholarships for students New York. Some scholarships specifically open to New York students, and others give preference to students in New York.
Brother James Kearney Scholarship Program for the Blind
Sponsor: Lavelle Fund For the Blind, Inc.
Amount: Up to $15,000
Closing Date: No Deadline
Description: Scholarship is open to current college students who are either legally blind or so severely visually impaired that a Lavelle-sponsored vision assessment expert confirms that the student would need special support services to succeed in college. Applicant must be studying at one of 11 participating colleges in the New York City area.
LNESC Emergency Scholarship Fund
Sponsor: LULAC National Educational Service Centers, Inc. | Macy’s
Amount: Up to $500
Closing Date: Rolling
Description: Scholarship is open to students facing economic hardship, such as change in family income/support, loss of job, death of an immediate family member, natural disaster, pending eviction or home foreclosure, burglary or fire. Applicant must be a resident of California, Florida, Missouri, New Mexico, New York, Ohio, or Texas and enrolled full-time in an accredited college or university with at least a 3.0 GPA.
Delta Air Lines New York Scholarships
Sponsor: Delta Airlines |UNCF
Amount: Up to $5,000
Closing Date: August 18, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to students who reside in or are permanent residents of New York and who are incoming or current undergraduate students. Applicant must have at least a 2.5 GPA and have demonstrated unmet financial need.
NEWH |New York Chapter
Sponsor: NEWH: The Hospitality Industry Network – New York Chapter
Closing Date: September 19, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to students attending an accredited college in New York, Connecticut, Rhode Island or Northern New Jersey. Applicant must have completed at least half the requirements for a degree and must be pursuing a career objective in the Hospitality industry (Hotel/Restaurant management, Culinary, Food Service, Architecture, Design, etc.)
Sponsor: Hispanic Heritage Foundation
Closing Date: October 2, 2017
Description: Award is open to Latino high school seniors who excel both inside and outside the classroom, who have at least a 3.0 GPA and are Permanent residents, DACA, U.S. Citizens, or eligible non-citizens. Applicants must be from the Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas, Houston, Los Angeles, Miami, New York, Phoenix, San Francisco/Bay Area, or Washington, DC areas.
Edna Blum Scholarship for NY Residents
Amount: Up to $5,000
Closing Date: October 13, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to students with an unmet financial need attending colleges and universities throughout the United States. Applicant must be from the NYC area (one of the five Burroughs only), be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident, and have at least a 2.5 GPA.
New York Charter Bus Company Scholarship
Sponsor: New York Charter Bus
Closing Date: November 30, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to legal residents of New York, Connecticut, and New Jersey who are graduating high school seniors and current undergraduate students. Applicant must submit a video explaining who they are, their background, and how the scholarship could help them develop their skills and reach their goals.
Marcena Lozano Donate Life Scholarship Fund
Sponsor: Marcena’s Miracles – The Marcena Lozano Donate Life Scholarship Fund
Amount: Up to $3,000
Closing Date: December 1, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to organ transplant recipients who are between the ages of 17 and 26 and reside in New York or Pennsylvania. Applicant must be a current or incoming college student attending in the Spring.
NY Grace Legendre Endowment Fellowships
Sponsor: New York Grace Legendre Endowment Fund, Inc.
Closing Date: February 28, 2018
Description: Fellowships are open to women who are United States citizens and residents of New York State. Applicant must be currently enrolled in graduate studies in an advanced graduate degree program at an accredited New York State college or university and have completed at least one semester in the program.