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Additional Scholarship Sources

Listed below are organizations that have scholarships related to programs of study at the Fashion Institute of Technology:  We will update these deadlines with the new information as soon as we are notified or can ascertain the information.  Currently some of the dates for these scholarships' deadlines have expired. Until then, we are providing the descriptions and links to these scholarships so you can research and plan for future applications.

Abbott and Fenner Business Consultants 
Essay Contest
June 12, 2020
I Heart My School Scholarship
October 31st
February 28th
Adore Me
Women pursuing a degree in business.
TBD - Last posted
October 16, 2019
AES Engineers Scholarship
Essay Contest
October 5, 2020

AFT Robert G. Porter Scholars Program
4 year post-secondary scholarships to students who are dependents of AFT members

 April 26, 2020


AFSA Second Chance Scholarship Contest
American Fire Sprinkler Association

April 1, 2020 to
August 31, 2020

AIGA Worldstudio

April 20,2020

American Bullion Scholarship

October 31, 2020

Anthony Castelli Attorney's Veterans College Scholarship
Current Veteran, Parent, Sibling, Child or Grandchild
Memorial Day
Last Monday in MAY
Apartment Guide Student Scholarship

TBA - Last posted
March 23, 2020

ASID - American Society of Interior Designers 
Irene Winifred Eno Gran7
Joel Polsky Prize
Joel Polsky Academic Achievement Award
Legacy Scholarship for Undergraduates & Graduate Students

David Barret Memorial Scholarship


April 29, 2020 


Fall 2021 for
David Barret 

Baer Reintegration Scholarship
Recovering from Mental Illness

TBA - Last posted
January 17, 2020

B. Davis Scholarship
High school juniors and seniors & post secondary students.- Essay Contest

May 22, 2020

Benjamin Gilman International Scholarship
for U.S. citizen undergraduate students study abroad

October 1, 2019
for Cycle 1
March 3, 2020
Cycle 2

Athletic Scholarship - high school seniors & post secondary students.- Essay Contest

June 19, 2020

Carey Gabay Scholarship Program 
SUNY Freshman - NY State Resident

TBA - Last posted
- June 30, 2019
Students who have been caring for an older relative while attending school
TBA - Last posted
June 30, 2019
Cheap Auto Insurance.org
Commercial Video Scholarship
March 15 &
October 1 - Annually

Clara Abbott
(Children of Abbott employees)

TBA - Last posted
April 15th

The Clubs of America Scholarship Award for Career Success 
Essay Contest

August 31, 2020

Coca Cola Scholars Program
Senior Year in High School 

Coca Cola Leaders of Promise
Phi Theta Kappa Member

TBA - Last posted
October 31, 2019

May 2, 2020

Columbus Citizens Foundation, Inc.
Italian-American Graduating High School Students

TBA - Last posted
February 7, 2020

Common Stupid Man - Internet Marketing Review Scholarship
TBA - Last posted
March 31, 2020
Creative Sewing Textile Arts Scholarship, Inc.
Junior or Senior  - Major in Textile field of Study - Interview in Rockland Co. New York

TBA - Last posted
February 15, 2020

Critical Language Scholarship (CLS)

Offers fully-funded summer language institutes for U.S. students

TBA - Last posted
November 19, 2019

Dickson Law Group
Thomas L. Dickson Scholarship - Video Essay
TBA - Last posted
June 1, 2019
DietSpotlight.com Scholarship
Essay Contest

TBA - Last posted
December 31, 2019

Discover Student Loans Scholarship Sweepstakes
Monthly Deadlines listed 

February 2, 2020 to
January 31, 2021

Dolman Law Group
Video Essay Contest
TBA - Last posted
June 29, 2019
Dream Award - Scholarship America  TBA -  Open in
August  2020
ELKS National Foundation -
Most Valuable Student Scholarships

TBA - Last posted
November 15, 2019

Encore Scholarship Program
Victims of Drunk Driving Scholarship - Essay

TBA - Last posted
May 31, 2019
Fales & Fales, P.A.
Law Enforcement Family Member Scholarship
August 31st
Finch College Alumni Scholarship 
(2nd Year - Transfer students, women over 22) New York, New Jersey & Connecticut
See Freya Moskowitz Stern Scholarship

Completed applications
before May 15th
application year

First Step Scholarship - Sutliff & Stout Law Firm
Essay - Distraction Free Driving

July 31, 2020

FIT Study Abroad Scholarships 
Scholarships provided funds to supplement the cost of studying abroad.
Summer 2020, Fall 2020 and Academic Year 2020-2021

TBA - Last posted
February 13, 2020

The Freya Moskowitz Stern Scholarship & Laura Rollins Hockaday
The Finch College Alumni Association Foundation
(2nd Year - Transfer students, women over 22) New York, New Jersey & Connecticut

Before May 15th of
application year
The Gallary Collection
Create-A-Greeting Card Contest
TBA - Last posted
March 2, 2020
Goedeker's Appliances Annual Public Service Book Scholarship
Public Service Employees - Government, Military, Public school teachers
TBA - Last posted
July 7, 2019
Grace Legendre Endowment Fund, Inc. 
(Women Graduate Students Fellowships - New York State)
Applications 2021
available Fall 2021

International Trade and Marketing Scholarships at FIT

  • 2020 Gemini Shippers Association ITM Scholarship 
  • New Times Group ITM Scholarship Fund
  • PVH Corp. ITM Scholarship
  • Ralph Lauren Corp. ITM Scholarship 
  • Jacqueline Pomeranz ITM Scholarship
  • 2019 World Trade Week NYC Scholarship - TBA - Last posted April 19, 2019

All require an application and Interview


TBA - Last posted
March 16, 2020




World Trade Week

Influence Print - Award for Design Excellence 2018
Visual communication design (see online description).
TBA - Last posted
December 31, 2019

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation
Undergraduate Transfer 
College Scholarship Program

TBA - Last posted
November 20, 2019

Jim Dodson Law - Scholarship
Essay Contest - Brain injury victim and their loved ones

TBA - Last posted
August 30, 2019

Lamber-Goodnow Injury Law Team Education Scholarships
Essay contest
December 1st, Annually
Laura Rollins Hockaday 
The Finch College Alumni Association Foundation
(2nd Year - Transfer students, women over 22) New York, New Jersey & Connecticut
Before May 15th of 
application year

LIFE Lessons Scholarship Program 
(Death of a Parent or Guardian)
Life and Health Insurance Foundation for Education

TBA - Last posted
March 1, 2020

Look Twice, Save a Life Scholarship

TBA - Last posted
December 1st
Annually for Spring

LowVARates.com - Military College Scholarship
Scholarship for Winter Semester but can be used other semesters

TBA - Last posted
December 31, 2019

Milton Fisher Scholarship  
Application & Essay

May 1, 2020

MRB - Mushkatel, Robbins & Becker, PLLC
Essay & Video Contest

TBA - Last posted
December 6, 2019

NEWH -  The Hospitality Industry Network -
 - Open to International Students

NEWH - Hospitality Management Scholarship - Last posted -  July 16, 2019
NEWH - Green Voice Design Competition - Last posted - January 3, 2020
NEWH - Product Design Competition - SYMMONS - OPENS In FALL
NEWY - Harvey Nudelman - Fabricut Contract - OPENS In FALL
NEWH - ICON of Industry  - Last posted -  July 15, 2019
NEWH - Kaufmann Interior Design Scholarship - Last posted -  July 16, 2019
NEWH - Fabric Innovations Legacy Scholarship- Last posted -  July 16, 2019
NEWH - Leadership Scholarship  - OPENS In Spring (even years)
NEWH - Interior Design Scholarship (Seura) - Last posted -  July 16, 2019
NEWH - Clifford R. Tuttle Scholarship - Last posted -  September 
NEWH - Ken Schindler Memorial Scholarship - Last posted -  July 16, 2019
NEWH - Women Leaders (Boutique Design Group) - Last posted -  July 16, 2019

NEWH Chapter Scholarships - Various Deadlines










2020 NY Trolley Scholarship
Random drawing of all the student with tagged Instagram posts

October 1, 2020

John G. Karrer Scholarship (Contact Financial Aid)

TBA - July 1st
of  upcoming
academic year

Paul & Daisy Soros - Fellowships for New Americans
For Immigrants and children of immigrants.

October 29, 2020

Various Scholarships
Application Opens
March 2020
Point Foundation Community College Scholarship Program
LGBTQ Community College students

May 1, 2020

Ronald McDonald - HACER Scholarships
Must have at least one parent of Hispanic heritage

TBA - Last posted
February 5, 2020

Rhode Island Foundation  
Various Awards for Rhode Island  Residents
Various deadlines
- Visit website
Sallie Mae  "Bridging the Dream Scholarship Program for Graduate Students"
For students who will be enrolled at least half-time in post-secondary graduate study

TBA - Last posted
February 14, 2020

SmileTutor Quarterly College Student Scholarship 
Essay Contest

7 days before deadline
March 31,
June 30,
September 30,
December 31

Sterling  Law Offices, SC
Essay Contest

June 30th for next
school year

Stewart J. Guss Scholarship
Video submission - "Common Causes of Truck Accidents"

TBA - Last posted
March 15, 2020

Stony Wold - Herbert Fund
Direct Services Grant - New York City Area Students with respiratory ailments
See website 
Swedish Women's Education Association -New Jersey
May 1st

SwingSetMall - Swing of Things College Scholarship
High School Seniors - Essay Contest

May 31, 2020

SUNYFAP Inc. Scholarships
Submit your application and essay to Financial Aid Services
Student Scholarship (1 for Associates, 1 for Bachelors)
Student Aspirations Scholarship

TBA -applications
available in February

Two Ten Footwear Foundation FIT Scholarship - for Certificate Programs
$2000 award for students to complete either the
Performance Athletic Footwear Certificateor the
- Online Sneaker Essential Certificate at the Fashion Institute of Technology


Two Ten Footwear Foundation - U.S. footwear employees or the children of U.S. footwear
employees (who have worked in the industry for a minimum of 2 years are eligible to apply)

Higher Education Scholarships 
Higher Education Footwear Design Scholarships  
NSRA Higher Education Scholarship
NST -  Higher Education Scholarships

The Footwear Warriors Scholarship- Military Veterans working in the footwear industry 

TBA - Last posted
April 1, 2020


Ty Cobb Scholarship Program
for eligible Georgia Residents

TBA - Last posted
March 1st

UCE Leadership Scholarships
Graduating AAS candidates - will be full-time in upper division in Fall

TBA - Last posted
March 31, 2020

Union Plus Scholarship Program
Open to members, spouses and dependent children of unions participating in
any of the Union Plus programs.
January 31st
of the scholarship year
Varsity Tutors College Scholarship Contest
Monthly Essay Contest
Monthly Deadlines
Wells Fargo Veterans Scholarship Program

TBA - Last posted
February 28, 2020

Winston Art Scholarships
Visual Arts -Not for college tuition, housing, travel;  for Workshops, Summer Programs, Museum Program, etc.
TBA -  Last posted
February 1, 2020

Women's Independence Scholarship Program (WISP)
Domestic Abuse Survivors - Applications may be submitted no
later than two (2) months before start day of your program.
(Contact Financial Aid Services)  

Two (2) months
before the start
of  your program. 
Women's Forum, Inc. - Education Fund
Women over 35 returning to college to finish undergraduate degree

TBA -  Last posted
February 1, 2020

 WONGDOODY Womxn in Advertising

TBA - Check back in
for Summer