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Science, Mathematics, and Research for Transformation Scholarship

NYCHA Residents Attending CUNY

Jacqueline Schiller Fund Scholarship

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Marist College PTK Scholarship

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Google Scholarships

Google Lime Scholarship: To help university students with disabilities work toward their academic goals in the field of computer science.

Generation Google Scholarship: Established to help aspiring students pursuing computer science degrees excel in technology and become leaders in the field. Selected students will receive $10,000. Students that identify with groups historically excluded from the technology industry, including Women, Black/African American, Hispanic/Latinx, American Indian, Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander are encouraged to apply.

Google Student Veterans of America Scholarship: Provides assistance to student veterans who are pursuing university degrees in the field of computer science in the U.S.


Health Resources & Services Administration Nurse Corps Scholarship Program

Eligible nursing students can apply to the Nurse Corps Scholarship Program (Nurse Corps SP).

If accepted:

  • Pay your tuition, fees, and other educational costs.
  • You must work at a Critical Shortage Facility (CSF) when you graduate.

To be eligible, you must:

  • Be a United States citizen (born or naturalized), a national, or a lawful permanent resident
  • Be enrolled—or accepted for enrollment—in a professional nursing degree program at an accredited school of nursing in the U.S.
  • Begin classes no later than September 30
  • Have no federal judgment liens
  • Have no existing service commitment
  • Not be overdue on a federal debt

Click here to learn more

Macy’s Emergency Scholarship Fund

The Macy’s Emergency Scholarship Fund is a joint partnership between LNESC & Macy’s to provide financial resources to deserving students facing economic hardship and immediate monetary need that, if not met, could result in an inability to complete classes or a degree program.

Emergency financial need resulting from the following will qualify students for funding:

  • Change in family income/support
  • Loss of job
  • Death of an immediate family member
  • Natural disaster
  • Pending eviction or home foreclosure
  • Burglary
  • Fire

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NBCUniversal Media Scholarship

The NBCUniversal Media Scholarship Program is intended to assist and encourage outstanding undergraduate Latino students attending a U.S. post-secondary institution with an interest in the media and entertainment industry. The Program awards ten (10) $5,000 national scholarships to qualified rising sophomores and juniors and is sponsored by NBCUniversal and administered by the LULAC National Educational Service Centers (LNESC).

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Recommended Book

The Ultimate Scholarship Book : Billions of Dollars in Scholarships, Grants and Prizes  by Gen Tanabe (note that this book is available at the New York Public Library)

Transfer Talk

The following issues of Transfer Talk explore applying for scholarships.

Summer 2017
Transfer Planning and Scholarships: Essays

Winter 2017
Transfer Planning and Scholarships: Resumes

Fall 2016
Transfer Planning and Scholarships: An Introduction


The Office of Transfer Services has produced a video version of the Scholarships 101 workshop. Click here to view the workshop on YouTube.

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