New York State Education Department/Scholarship for Academic Excellence

Renewable award for New York residents. Scholarship winners must attend a college or university in New York. 2000 scholarships are for $1500 and 6000 are for $500. The selection criteria used are based on Regents test scores or rank in class or local exam. Must be U.S. citizen or permanent resident.

Award Information

Award Amount
$500 - $1,500
Number of Awards
8,000
Application Deadline
December 19
Available to Class Level
Freshmen
Renewability
Renewable

Eligibility Requirements

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

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Supervisor
New York State Education Department
Address
89 Washington Avenue, Room 1078 EBA
City, State, Zip
Albany, NY , 12234
Telephone
(518) 486-1319
E-mail
scholar@mail.nysed.gov
Website
Website

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