New York State Higher Education Services Corporation/Scholarships for Academic Excellence

This program provides scholarship assistance to outstanding New York State high school graduates. Each year, 8,000 scholarships are awarded - up to 2,000 scholarships of $1,500 and 6,000 scholarships of $500 to top scholars from registered New York State high schools. Awards are based on student grades in certain Regents exams. For up to five years of undergraduate study in New York State. Recipients can also receive other non-loan student aid, but the total cannot exceed the cost of attendance.

Award Information

Award Amount
$500 - $1,500
Number of Awards
8,000
Application Deadline
June 30
Available to Class Level
Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
Renewability
Renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
0
Ethnicity/Heritage
None specified
Residency
None specified
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
New Mexico
Area of Study
None specified
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is not required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization

New York State Higher Education Services Corporation
Address
Not reported
City, State, Zip
Not reported, ,
Telephone
(888) 697-4372
E-mail
scholarships@hesc.ny.gov
Website
Website

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