The 2017 Series Scholarships for Academic Excellence are available.
Every year over 1,000 scholarships go unused due to a lack of nominations being submitted or nomination paperwork received after the allowable date for inclusion for these awards.
Please submit the completed nomination packet by the deadline of Wednesday, February 15, 2017.
*The nomination paperwork for this scholarship takes less than one hour per student nominated.
*Click Scholarships for Academic Excellence 2017 for more details.
*For more information please visit our website at www.highered.nysed.gov/kiap/scholarships.
o The application for the 2017 competition for the Opening Doors, Expanding Opportunities grant is available via the Grants.gov website. The current application closing date is Monday, February 13, 2017.
o On December 15, 2016, SUNY Chancellor Nancy Zimpher and NYSED Commissioner MaryEllen Elia announced a new SUNY Smart Track™ website to promote financial aid literacy among high school students and their families. The new site is located at http://www.suny.edu/smarttrack/literacy.
In addition to substantial financial assistance, gives its participants direction, purpose and, a career as a Marine Corps Officer. Must be a U.S. Citizen; Be 17 years of age by September 1 of the year starting college and less than 23 years of age on June 30 of that year; be a high school graduate or possess a GED by August 1 of the same year of anticipated entrance into the four-year NROTC Scholarship Program; Be physically qualified by Marine Corps standards; Have no moral obligations or personal convictions that will be prevent conscientious bearing of arms, and supporting and defending the Constitution of the United States against all enemies, foreign or domestic; Have no criminal record o f military or civilian offenses; Achieve qualifying scores on the SAT or ACT; apply for and gain admission to the approved NROTC college or university. Click here for details.
Graduating Senior who plans to attend Dutchess Community College Full-Time in the Fall of 2017. Must be ranked in the top 10% of the class through the 12th-grade mid-year. Students must be placed in college-level Math and English. FAFSA information must be submitted to DCC in order for a Conklin Scholarship to be awarded. To access the application click here. Apply as soon as possible.
Directory of Community Foundations of the Hudson Valley
Grant Application for Community Foundations of the Hudson Valley
Click here for the Informational Scholarship flyer.