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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
Jun. 12, 2021
I Heart My School Scholarship
TBA - to be announced
Adore Me
Women pursuing a degree in business.
TBA - Last posted
Oct. 16, 2019
AES Engineers Scholarship
Essay Contest
Oct. 8, 2021

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

TBA - Last posted
Apr. 26, 2020


AIGA Worldstudio

Portal will
February 2021

American Bullion Scholarship
Essay Contest

TBA - Last posted
Oct. 31, 2020

Anthony Castelli Attorney's Veterans College Scholarship
Current Veteran, Parent, Sibling, Child or Grandchild
Memorial Day 
Last Mon. in May

Apartment Guide Student Scholarship

Check in January for Fall 2021 

AYPO RealEstate: What The Tech?!
Essay or  Video Contest

May 1, 2021

Baer Reintegration Scholarship
Recovering from Mental Illness

Jan, 15, 2021

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

May 22, 2021

Benjamin Gilman International Scholarship
for U.S. citizen undergraduate students study abroad
March 2021 Deadline application for programs that start between May 1, 2021 to April 30, 2022. Cycle encompasses Summer 2021, Fall 2021, Academic Year 2021-2022, and Spring 2022 programs

March 2021 deadline;
opens in mid-January 2021

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

Jun. 19, 2021

Carey Gabay Scholarship Program 
SUNY Freshman - NY State Resident

To Be Announced

Carr and Weatherby LLP - Scholarship for At Risk Youth
Essay Contest - on Homelessness

Dec. 1, 2020

Chairish "Design Your Future" Scholarship
Essay Contest
This scholarship is open to students from all underrepresented backgrounds

Jan. 1st and
Jun. 30th

Clara Abbott
(Children of Abbott employees)

Mar. 2021 for
Apr. 15, 2021

The Clubs of America Scholarship Award for Career Success 
Essay Contest

For Fall 2021
9/1/20 -  8/31/21

Coca Cola Scholars Program
Senior Year in High School - graduating during the 2020-21 Academic Year

Coca Cola Leaders of Promise
Phi Theta Kappa Member 

TBA - Last posted
Oct. 31, 2020

Phi Theta Kappa
Details at ptk.org 

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

Check in
Nov. 2020
for 2021-22

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

Applications restart
Aug. 2021

Contevo Digital Marketing Scholarship
Digital Marketing Scholarship

Dec. 31st

Critical Language Scholarship (CLS)
Offers fully-funded summer language institutes for U.S. students

TBA - Last posted
Nov. 17, 2020

DietSpotlight.com Scholarship
Essay Contest

Dec. 31, 2020

Discover Student Loans Scholarship Sweepstakes
Monthly Deadlines listed 

Feb. 2, 2020 ends
Jan. 31, 2021

Dream Award - Scholarship America  TBA -
Last posted
Oct. 15, 2020

Dura-Pack Packaging Sustainability Initiative Award
Essay Contest

April 1st,
August 1st,
December 1st 

EInsuranceTraining  Scholarship
Essay or Video Contest 

May 1, 2021

ELKS National Foundation -
Most Valuable Student Scholarships

TBA - 
Last posted
Nov. 15, 2020

Encore Scholarship Program
Victims of Drunk Driving Scholarship - Essay

Last posted
May 31, 2020
Fabric Wholesale Direct Scholarship Program
For students pursuing a degree in fashion design, fashion merchandising, apparel merchandising, textile design or another related field. Essay contest. 
Jan. 7, 2021
Fales & Fales, P.A.
Law Enforcement Family Member Scholarship
Last posted
Aug. 31st
Fair Cases Law Group, a Los Angeles Personal Injury Law Firm
Essay Contest

Dec. 31, 2020

Finch College Alumni Scholarship 
(2nd Year - Transfer students, women over 22) New York,
New Jersey & Connecticut
See Freya Moskowitz Stern Scholarship

Complete application
May 15th
of application year

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

Jul. 31, 2021

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

Last posted

Oct. 1, 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

May 15th
of the application year
The Gallery Collection
Create-A-Greeting Card Contest
Mar. 9, 2021
Gilman-McCain Scholarship
Scholarship provides awards of $5,000 for child dependents of active duty service members to study or intern abroad on credit-bearing programs Deadline: 
Dec. 1, 2020
Grace Legendre Endowment Fund, Inc. 
(Women Graduate Students Fellowships - New York State)
Feb. 28, 2021

Gucci Changemakers North American Scholarship
 -  Gucci Changemakers Scholars 
 -  Gucci Changemakers X CFDA Scholars by Design.
The funds aim to provide scholarships to diverse undergraduate students
with unmet financial need.

Jan. 29, 2021

The Helen Lansdowne Resor Scholarship
Each year, the HLR Scholarship seeks to award five female creative students

On hold - To be announced

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 Apr. 19, 2019

All require an application and Interview


Last posted
Mar. 16, 2020




World Trade Week

Influence Print - Award for Design Excellence
Visual communication design (see online description).
Dec. 31, 2020

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation
The Cooke College Scholarship
Undergraduate Transfer
Young Scholarship Program -  contact [email protected] for application information

Jan. 6, 2021

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

Lawn Love Creating Leaders Scholarship
Essay Contest

Last posted
Sep. 13, 2020.

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

Mar. 1 - Annually

Look Twice, Save a Life Scholarship

Dec. 1st Annually

Milton Fisher Scholarship  
Application & Essay

May 3, 2021

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

NEWH - Green Voice Design Competition -  Jan. 4, 2021
NEWH - Fabricut Contract - Harvey Nudelman - Opens October 2020
NEWH - Kaufmann Interior Design Scholarship - Opens October 2020
NEWH - BrandED - Opening Spring 2021
NEWH - ICON of Industry - Opening Spring 2021
NEWH - Leadership Scholarship  - Opening Spring 2021 
NEWH - Fabric Innovations Legacy Scholarship - Closed Jul. 10th
NEWH - Clifford R. Tuttle Scholarship - Closed Jul. 10th
NEWH - Boutique Design Group Women Leaders - Closer Jul. 10th
NEWH - Cruise Ship Interiors Award - Opening Spring 2021

NEWH Chapter Scholarships - Various Deadlines











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

Last posted
Oct. 1, 2020

John G. Karrer Scholarship (Contact Financial Aid)

TBA - Jul. 1st
of  upcoming
academic year

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

Last posted
Oct. 29, 2020

Pennsylvania State Employees Credit Union (PSECU) Scholarship
Pennsylvania State Employees Credit Union scholarships to members graduating high school. Candidates must be a PSECU member by December 31, 2020, to apply for this program
Dec. 31, 2020
Various Scholarships
Dec. 1, 2020
Point Foundation Community College Scholarship Program
LGBTQ Community College students

Nov. 1
Closes -
Jan. 20

Randall Blair Isenberg Alcohol Addiction Awareness Scholarship
Essay Contest - Alcohol Addiction Awareness Scholarship

 Jun. 15, 2021

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

Last posted
Feb. 5, 2020

Rhode Island Foundation  
Various Awards for Rhode Island  Residents
Various deadlines
See website
SmileTutor Quarterly College Student Scholarship 
Essay Contest

7 days before deadline:
Dec. 31, 
Mar. 31,
Jun. 30,
Sep. 30

Sterling  Law Offices, SC
Essay Contest

Jun. 30th
for the following
Academic Year

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

Mar. 31, 2021

Stony Wold - Herbert Fund
Direct Services Grant - New York City Area Students with respiratory ailments
See website 

SUNYFAP Inc. Scholarships
Submit your application and essay to Financial Aid Services
Student Scholarship.

Last posted
Mar. 2020


Swedish Women's Education Association -New Jersey
Last posted
Sep. 30, 2020

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

Last posted
May 31, 2020

Tradesman CE: What The Tech?!
Essay or a 3 Minute Maximum Video Contest

May 1, 2021 

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

To Be Announced

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 
Two Ten Footwear Design Scholarships  
NSRA Higher Education Scholarship
NST -  Higher Education Scholarships
The Footwear Warriors Higher Education Scholarship
- Military Veterans working in the footwear industry 

Last posted
Apr. 15, 2020


Ty Cobb Scholarship Program
for eligible Georgia Residents

Mar. 1st Annually

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

Last posted
Mar. 31, 2020

Union Plus Scholarship Program
Open to members, spouses and dependent children of unions participating in any of the Union Plus programs.
Jan. 31, 2021
Wells Fargo Veterans Scholarship Program

TBA - Check in Jan, 2021

Winston Visual Art Scholarships
2021 Naomi Rabb Winston Visual Arts Scholarship - Ages of 16 & 22. Funds can be used for college tuition, and required art supplies. Not for housing, travel or personal expenses. 

Feb. 1, 2021

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 of New York, - Education Fund
Women over 35 returning to college to finish
undergraduate degree

Feb. 1, 2021

WONGDOODY- Creative Black Womxn to Watch
Winter session scholarship to Black woman in field.  Design, Media, Advertising and Marketing.

TBA - 
Last posted
Nov. 13, 2020