New York Scholarships

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First 10 New York scholarships:
National Law Enforcement and Firefighter Childrens Foundation
 
Amount:
2000
Awards:
1
Deadline:
Jul 15
* Applicants must be children of law enforcement officers or firefighters who died in the line of duty. * Awards are based on scholastic and other achievements. * Applicants must have grown up or currently reside and attend school, preferably, in the metro New York area or New York State. * Candidate must show evidence of enrollment or acceptance in an appropriate degree or certificate program for the current or following academic year before receiving the award. * Candidate must show evidence that he/she is the child of a law enforcement officer or firefighter killed in the line of duty.
Contact:
National Law Enforcement and Firefighter Children's Foundation Attention: Alexandra Nigolian Victoria Ovis Memorial Scholarship Award 53 W. 23rd Street, 11th Floor New York, NY 10010 Fax: 212-727-8933 Contact: Alexandra Nigolian Phone:646-822-4236 E-mail:anigolian@nleafcf.org
Disabled Students Pursuing a Career in Law
 
Amount:
$1,000
Awards:
1
Deadline:
August 01
Minimum GPA - 2.8 Proof of Disability. U.S. Citizen Must be enrolled in accredited college for fall 2015.
Contact:
Friedl Richardson 19840 North Cave Creek Road Phoenix, AZ 85024 Phone: randy@friedlrichardson.com Url: www.friedlrichardson.com/scholarships/disabled-students-pursuing-a-career-in-law-scholarship/
Milbank Diversity Scholars Program
 
Amount:
$25,000 scholarship plus a salaried 2L summer associate position
Awards:
Unspecified
Deadline:
August 15
Milbank Diversity Scholars receive a $25,000 scholarship and a salaried summer associate position in one of the firm's domestic offices. Factors considered in the selection of Milbank Diversity Scholars include academic achievement, demonstrated leadership ability, excellent writing and interpersonal skills, and a sincere interest in our practice. To be named a Milbank Diversity Scholar, candidates must be in good standing at an ABA accredited law school and have successfully completed their first year of a full-time JD program. Students who are members of groups traditionally under-represented at large law firms are encouraged to apply.
Contact:
New York 1 Chase Manhattan Plaza New York, NY 10005 T: 1-212-530-5000 F: 1-212-530-5219 Website: www.milbank.com
HSBC Pride Network Scholarship
 
Amount:
$500
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
August 24
Open to WNY (Western New York) High School Seniors and College Students who are participating in their school's gay alliance as well as GLYS members and alumni. LGBT Students 25 years of age and younger as of 8/26. Must be enrolled in college or university the semester that scholarship is awarded. Must be enrolled for a minimum of 6 credit hours and have a minimum GPA of 2.5. Must have a history of residing in one of the 8 counties of WNY (Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Erie, Genesee, Orleans, Niagara, Wyoming, Monroe, Wayne, Livingston and Ontario).
Contact:
GLYS HSBC Pride Network Scholarship 371 Delaware Avenue, Buffalo NY 14202
The New York Times College Scholarship Program
 
Amount:
Up to $7500 per year, renewable up to 3 years
Awards:
21
Deadline:
Oct 26
For New York City high school seniors attending a public, parochial or private high school in New York City. Must demonstrate academic achievement, a commitment to learning especially in the face of financial and other obstacles and community service.
Contact:
The New York Times Company 620 Eighth Avenue New York, NY 10018 General Inquiries: (212) 556-1234 URL: www.nytco.com/social_responsibility/college_scholarship_program.html
New York Legion Oratorical Contest
 
Amount:
Up to $6000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
November 12
Open to high school students grades 9-12 in the State of New York under the age of 20. Must be U.S. citizen or lawful permanent resident. The goal of the contest is to increase knowledge and appreciation of U.S. Constitution as well as develop leadership and oratorical skills among young adults.
Contact:
The American Legion Department of New York 112 State Street, Suite 1300 Albany, NY 12207 Phone: (518) 463-2215 URL: nylegion.net/news-events/oratorical-contest/
The Women's Forum Educational Award
 
Amount:
10000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
Dec 01
Women over the age of 35 who, after interrupting their studies, are now pursuing their first undergraduate college degree; must reside in New York City; must not qualify for graduation before December.
Greenhouse Scholars Program New!
 
Amount:
Up to $5000 per year x 4 years
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
December 8
Thank you for your interest in Greenhouse Scholars. We look for high-performing, under-resourced students who have demonstrated true leadership and positive community contributions while in high school. To be eligible, applicant must: - Have a cumulative, un-weighted GPA of 3.5 or above - Be a graduating high school senior planning to attend a four-year accredited academic institution - Be a high school senior in & legal resident of California, Colorado, Georgia, Illinois, or New York - Be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident of the U.S. - Demonstrate financial need: household annual income may not exceed $70,000
Contact:
Contact us anytime with questions: scholars@greenhousescholars.org or 303.459.5470 Website: www.greenhousescholars.org
Young Latinas Leadership Institute (YLLI) Scholarships
 
Amount:
$4000 ($1000 x 4 years)
Awards:
5
Deadline:
Dec 09
Applicants should be Latinas who are graduating high school seniors and will be entering a CUNY 4-year university as a freshman student. Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident. Minimum high school GPA of 3.0.. 4 year commitment to participate in program while attending CUNY University and to attend 3 annual workshops. Community participation.
Contact:
Shirley Rodriguez Remeneski President 75 Maiden Lane, Suite 606 New York, NY 10038 Telephone: 212-239-1430 Facsimile: 212-239-1431 onehundredhw@aol.com www.100hispanicwomen.org
National Urban Fellow Program (NUF)
 
Amount:
Fellows receive a $25,000 stipend, health insurance, a book allowance, relocation and travel reimbursement, and full payment of tuition, in addition to their ongoing personal and professional development.
Awards:
40-50
Deadline:
Dec 10
National Urban Fellows is a competitive program in which students earn an MPA from the School of Public Affairs through a combination of mentorships and on-campus study. Through its leadership development program, National Urban Fellows has successfully prepared over 1,000 mid-career people of color and women for leadership and management positions in government and nonprofit sectors. Fellows are exposed to a unique combination of academic training and hands-on experience in a nine-month mentorship with a prominent public official, administrator or manager. Program Design: National Urban Fellows is a rigorous 14-month, full-time graduate program comprised of a full time academic curriculum and a nine-month mentorship, leading to a Master of Public Administration (MPA) degree from Baruch College/ City University of New York. An MPA degree is awarded to Fellows upon completion of all academic and program requirements.
Contact:
National Urban Fellow Program (NUF) Street: 102 West 38th Street, Ste. 700 Zip: 10018 City: New York, NY E-mail: 2012intent@nuf.org Website: http://www.NU F.org