Additional Scholarship Opportunities
First Source Scholarship - $1,000
Application Deadline: May 1, 2013
Founded as Utica Teachers’ FCU, First Source understands and appreciates the value of local educational system. True to their educational roots, First Source's objective is to promote local schools and offer aid to students in achieving their educational goals. In 2013 First Source will award one $1,000 scholarship per school to students planning on continuing their education in the fall to one of six local colleges (including SUNYIT).
Nursing/Health Information Management Scholarship
Application deadline: May 2013
If you will finish your degree or certificate program no later than May 2013, live in Oneida, Herkimer, Madison, Chenango, Otsego, or Delaware counties, and have expenses not fully covered by other sources of funding, you could get up to $1,000 to pay for tuition, fees, books, uniforms, travel to school, child care, and more. Eligible programs: BS/Nursing; BS/SUNYIT-St. Elizabeth College of Nursing Partnership; BS/Health Information Management; MS/Family Nurse Practitioner; MS/Nursing Education; Certificate of Advanced Studies/Family Nurse Practitioner; Certificate of Advanced Studies/Nursing Education.
To apply, please submit these Working Solution forms (pdf) to Mr. Alan Lam
Mail: Oneida County Workforce Development, 209 Elizabeth Street, Utica, NY 13501
Civil Engineering Scholarship
Application Deadline: May 15, 2013
The Associated General Contractors New York State Scholarship Application is open to any student who lives in the state of New York and studies Civil Engineering, Civil Engineering Technology, Construction Technology, Construction Management or Diesel Technology. Applications are available at http://www.agcnys.org/program/scholarship. The AGC NYS Scholarship committee has awarded over $969,000 in scholarships since 1988 and average close to 20 scholarships every year ranging from $2,500 to $5,000 each.
B. Davis $1,000 Scholarship
Application Deadline: May 27, 2013
Please visit http://www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm
US Water Filters Inc. $500 Scholarship
Application Deadline: June 1, 2013
Visit http://www.waterfilters.net/water-filters-scholarship_ep_761-1.html to write a 400-600 word essay.
Sedary & Associates $500 Scholarship Program
Application Deadline: June 15, 2013
To be eligible for the Sedary & Associates scholarship, a student must: be between the ages of 16-22 on the day your application is due; be enrolled in a college, university, trades or technical school by no later than the Fall of 2013; and submit an essay answering the following question. Essay question: there are many things a student must consider when choosing a college or university to attend. In under 1,500 words, identify the 5 most important things that you believe every student should consider when making his/her choice. Please ensure to explain WHY you believe each is important. Application form: http://www.abbotsfordlawyers.ca
BigSun $500 Scholarship
Application Deadline: June 21, 2013
The annual scholarship is for a deserving student athlete. The successful applicant will be a high school senior or be attending a post secondary institute and currently involved in some sport at that institution or in the community. Visit www.bigsunathletics.com to learn how to apply.
Life Parts Express $1,000 Scholarships
Application Deadline: June 30, 2013
To be eligible for the LPE scholarship you must be either: a current senior in high school or a freshman or sophomore in college/university; be a legal resident of the United States or Canada; be enrolled or expected to be enrolled by the Fall of 2013; and submit a completed online application form prior to the deadline. Application instructions: http://www.forkliftpartsnewyork.com
Everest Nutrition Fall 2013 $1,000 Scholarship
Application deadline: July 5, 2013
Everest Nutrition's Krill Oil will be giving $1,000 to two students currently enrolled for the Fall 2013 term. View the attached eligibilty and application requirements.
Thermo Fisher Scientific Graduate and Undergraduate Biology Scholarship
Deadline: July 31, 2013
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc., the world leader in serving science, is pleased to announce the continuation of the Thermo Scientific Pierce Scholarship Program to help provide educational opportunities for future generations of scientists. In addition to investing in the world’s future scientific endeavors, Thermo Fisher Scientific prides itself on our eco-friendly operations and products, along with working with customers, industry, and the scientific community to advance environmental management and science. If you could please pass the following information along to your students, and post it on your website(s), it would be greatly appreciated.
The Thermo Scientific Pierce Scholarship Program for the Fall 2013 semester includes two (2) $10,000 scholarships and four (4) $5,000 scholarships, to be awarded to undergraduate and graduate students with a declared major of biology, chemistry, biochemistry, or a related life-science field. To qualify for the scholarship, students must have a GPA of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale) and be enrolled in an accredited college for university for the Fall 2013 semester. In addition to these qualifications, students must also be legal United States residents, meaning that students possessing appropriate Visa status in order to study in the United States are also eligible.
Students may apply for the scholarship through the Thermo Scientific Pierce Scholarship Website. Applications will be accepted until 11:59:59 p.m. CT on July 31, 2013. Each application will be reviewed and evaluated by a scholarship committee and announced to the chosen recipients by August 16, 2013. We strongly encourage all students that meet the scholarship award criteria to apply for this great scholarship! All questions regarding the scholarship may be directed to email@example.com
Weekly Scholarship Opportunities
DegreeDirectory.org is now offering weekly scholarship opportunities for students around the country! Every Thursday, students can fill out a quick form, answer new scholarship question and they could win one of 3 weekly scholarship prizes!
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American Institute of CPAs Scholarships
The AICPA offers three scholarship programs ranging in value from $2,500 to $5,000 and given to 100 full-time accounting students. For accounting and accountancy students visit:
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FIRST Scholarship - Up to $5,000
Application Deadline: February 1 (scholarship materials & FAFSA deadline)
FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) and SUNYIT have established a scholarship to help deserving students who have been part of a high school FIRST team and would like to attend SUNYIT. SUNYIT will award up to 10 merit scholarships each fall to high school seniors and junior college transfers who have been a member of a FIRST Robotics (FRC) or FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC) team at their high schools. Recipients of this scholarship will receive up to $5,000 per year for four years upon enrollment at SUNYIT.