Scholarship Searches & Lists - Gender, Ethnicity, Major & State
- Cappex- Gender, Ethnicity Major & State
- DiversityAbroad.com- Various scholarships listed for Diverse Students to Study Abroad
- Unigo - Scholarship search - Listings for Minority, LGBT, Disability, Women and various Veteran Scholarships
- OEDb - Open Education Database - Grants for African Americans, Women, and Military
Foster Youth - New York State
- Foster Youth College Success Initiative (FYCSI) a New York State program specifically for foster youth or eligible orphans who are either already in college or about to enter college designed to provide them with the necessary supports and financial assistance to help them achieve academic success and meet college expenses. FYCSI works through New York's Opportunity Programs: Educational Opportunity Program (EOP) at SUNY colleges. You may contact the Office of Educational Programs (EOP) at FIT 212 217.4170. In addition, if the student thinks they may be eligible for consideration, the student should send an email to [email protected] indicating first name, last name, eligibility criterion (foster youth or eligible orphan), email address, and phone number.
- Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship -
Applications for Summer 2019 and Fall 2019/Spring 2020 are closed. New Deadline TBA - Last posted deadline was March 5, 2019
- FIT Study Abroad Scholarships -
February 13, 2020 - for programs in SUMMER 2020, FALL 2020 and the ACADEMIC YEAR 2020-21
Listing also included, Departmental Scholarships, & External Scholarships
Asian & Pacific Islander
- APIA Scholarship Program applications for 2020-2021 available September 4, 2019 until January 22, 2020
- CHCI - Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute - National Directory of Scholarships, Internships,
and Fellowships Online - Various Scholarships - see Website
- Hispanic Scholarship Fund TBA - Last posted April 5, 2019.
- LNESC - LULAC National Educational Service Centers, Inc. - Various Scholarships
- McDonald's HACER Scholarship Program- February 5, 2020
Native American Students
- Association of American Indian Affairs - AAIA Scholarship TBA - Last posted July 1, 2019.
- Native Indian Scholarships - DAR American Indian Scholarship-
General Scholarship Information - February 15th
- New York State Aid to Native Americans July 16 for Fall and January 4 for Spring & May 20 for Summer (pending funding availability)
African American Students
- African American Grants Open Education Database (OEDb) Various Scholarships
- African American Scholarships - Scholarships.com - Various Scholarships listed
- BRAG - Black Action Retail Group, Inc. Various Dates
- National Scholarship, NANBPWC - National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women's Clubs, Inc.
Various Scholarships - February 1 to April 1st.
- UNIGO - Various Scholarships & Deadlines
- UNCF- Various Scholarships listed
- Scholarships for African American Students Fastweb.com - Various Scholarships listed
- Gruss Scholarship: Bring Application to Financial Aid Services - Dubinsky Student Center Room A212A
- UJA Federation of New York - Hebrew Free Loan Society -
The 2020-2021 scholarship perio wil begin on April 1, 2020.
UJA -Federation of NY Rose Biller Scholarship Fund
UJA -Federation of NY Jean and Albert Nerken Scholarship Fund
UJA -Federation of NY Rachel and Selim Benin Scholarship Fund
- Point Foundation Scholarship - Community College Application - Opens March 1 and closes May 3
- Live Out Loud - TBA - last posted March 19, 2019.
For New York, Connecticut & New Jersey graduating high school seniors.
Scholarships for Women
- Freya Moskowitz Stern & Laura Rollins Hockaday Scholarships before May 15th of application year
Second year female students age 22 and above currently enrolled in a Community College in New York
with 3.5 GPA
- Grace LeGendre Endowment Fund, Inc. (NY) - Graduate Study
Applications for the 2020 FELLOWSHIPS - February 28, 2020
- Helen Lansdowne Resor Scholarship/J Walter Thompson TBA - Last posted June 17, 2019
- SWEA Swedish Women's Education Association - New Jersey - Deadline May 1st
- Tobi Cares Scholarship - Women's Scholarship - December 31, 2019
- Women's Forum of New York - February 1, 2020
Given to high-potential women, age 35 and over.
- WISP - Women's Independence Scholarship Program
Survivor of domestic violence - Approximately 2 months before your program begins
- WONGDOODY- Women in Advertising Scholarship TBA - Check in the Summer of 2020 for the next scholarship deadline.
Students with Disabilities
- Affordable Colleges.com - Scholarships and Financial Aid for Students with Disabilities
- Unigo- Various Scholarships & Deadlines
- Karman Health Care - September 1, 2019
Students who have a mobility disability
Military and Veterans
- Military Service (Scholarships.com)
- Military.com - Military Spouse & Family Educational
- Veterans of Foreign Wars
Voice of Democracy & Patriot's Pen Youth Scholarships - High School Students - October 31st
- Anthony Castelli Attorney's Veterans College Scholarship
- Memorial Day - Last Monday in May
(Current Veteran, Parent, Sibling, child or grandchild)
- Wells Fargo Veterans Scholarship Program TBA - please check in January for the 2020 program
- Wells Fargo Veterans Emergency Grant Program - TBA - please check in January for the 2020 program.
No deadline, grants awarded until funds are exhausted. For veterans already enrolled full-time in higher education, to help meet their household expenses when faced with unexpected financial setbacks. Grants are available for a one-time distribution.
Military - New York State Residents
TBA - All Applications must be submitted by June 30th of the Academic Year
- Military Enhanced Recognition Incentive and Tribute (MERIT) aka Military Service Recognition
Dependents of deceased or permanently disabled armed forces member -
- NYS Regents Awards for Children of Deceased and Disabled Veterans
(Children of deceased and disabled Veterans - specific times of national emergency)
- Veterans Tuition Award
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