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Financial Aid - Other Scholarship Options

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Other Scholarship Options

 

Scholarships Offered by Outside (Non-UC) Organizations



UC students can apply for any of several additional scholarship options offered by area organizations. These include the following scholarships below: (Do not forget to check out our "Useful Websites" page where other scholarship websites and information are available.)


AES Engineering Solutions Scholarship
Amount: $500
Eligibility: Scholarships are intended for our future leaders across a wide spectrum of fields of study. This award is available to high school seniors and all students attending a post secondary educational facility.  You are not required to be taking Engineering courses to be eligible.  "Our belief is that achieving a high grade point average should not be the only criteria for determining who deserves to be helped.  For that reason, we are offering a scholarship that will be awarded on the basis of character, as determined by evaluating the essays that are submitted."
How to Apply: Click here to view detailed information.
http://www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm



Alpha Sigma Lambda Scholarship


Amount:
$1,700
Eligibility: Students must be currently attending Utica College undergraduate classes, must have completed at least 30 semester hours which have been graded through the institution, (Do not include accepted transfer credits), and have a cumulative GPA of at least a 3.2.
How to Apply and More Information: http://www.alphasigmalambda.org



American Institute of CPAs

AICPA/Accountemps Student Scholarship
Amount: $2,500 per recipient for one year
Eligibility: Current majors in accounting, finance, or information systems - Graduate or undergraduate students
AICPA/John L. Carey Scholarship
Amount: $5,000 per recipient for one year
Eligibility: Liberal arts degree holders pursuing graduate studies in accounting and the CPA designation
How to Apply: To apply for either AICPA scholarship, download application at http://www.aicpa.org. For more information, e-mail educat@aicpa.org or call (919) 402-4014.



Associated General Contractors of NYS, LLC's Scholarship
Amount:
$2,500
Eligibility: Open to New York State residents attending a college or university in or outside New York State, majoring in construction technology or civil engineering and maintaining a 2.5 gpa or better.
How to Apply: Online application and detailed information is available at http://scholarship.agc.org/



Bounce Energy Scholarship

Amount: $2,500
Eligibility: Must be a current senior high school student or college student under 24 years of age achieving a 3.0 or better gpa.  Must be a resident of or going to college in one of these states: New York, Pennsylvania or Texas
How to Apply: Online application and detailed information is available at http://bounceenergy.com/scholarships



Entrepreneurship Scholarships


Amount-
Varies
Eligibility-
The scholarship is open to any individual who will be attending an accredited four-year college or university in the United States full time in the following academic year.  Decisions for each year are made by April 30 for the upcoming Fall school year.  Upon award, verification of college acceptance and attendance will be made.  Funds will be paid only to the school, and not to the individual. 
How to Apply: See one of the following websites: www.getinbusiness.com/blog/scholarship, www,freelegalaid.com/scholarship, www.missionvacation.com/scholarship, www.techlawLLP.com/scholarship



First Source Federal Credit Union Scholarship
Amount:
$1,000 (Two scholarships for Utica College Students)
Eligibility: If you are planning to attend Utica College full time in the fall and are a member of First Source Federal Credit Union.
How to Apply: Online application and detailed information is available at http://www.fsource.org.



John Gyles Education Award
Amount:
$500
Eligibility: Full Canadian or American citizenship; areas of post secondary study;  minimum 3.5 gpa; more detailed information online. 
How to Apply: Application and detailed information at http://www.johngyleseducationcenter.com/



Koster Insurance Health Careers Scholarship Program


Amount: $5,000
Eligibility: All full-time undergraduate students majoring in a healthcare related field entering their junior or senior year and having a 3.0 or better gpa.
How to Apply: Online application and detailed information is available at http://www.kosterweb.com



The Lowe's Scholarship
Amount:
$2,500
Number of scholarships available: 140
Eligibility: High school seniors, maintain 3.25 gpa, demonstrate a history of commitment to their community through leadership activities, community service and/or work experience.
How to Apply and More Information: 
http://careers.lowes.com/college_recruiting_scholarship.aspx#


MassMutual Scholars


Amount: $5,000
Eligibility: All full-time undergraduate students entering their sophomore, junior, senior year or 5th year senior and having a 3.0 or better gpa.  Preferences will be given to students who demonstrate  an interest in pursuing a career in the insurance and financial services industry, as well as, has leadership and participation in extracurricular activities.
How to Apply: Online application and detailed information is available at http://massmutual.scholarsapply.org



Violet Morris Memorial Scholarship

Amount: $5,000
Eligibility: All full-time undergraduate students who are graduates of local area high schools, who are currently attending a local college.  While the important focus is a runner, the intent is to reward the efforts of a person who struggled or struggles against adversity to achieve a goal.
How to Apply: Online application and detailed information is available at http://www.boilermaker.com/events/violet-morris-scholarship.php Completed applications should be faxed to the Boilermaker office at (315) 734-9281.



New York State Transfer and Articulation Association (NYSTAA)


Amount:
$1,000
Eligibility: Must have completed an Associate in Arts, Associate in Science or Associate in Applied Science from a two year member school, minimum cumulative gpa 3.2
More Information and How to Apply: Applications and detailed information available at http://www.nystaa.org



New York State Occupational Therapy Association
Amount:
varies per district
Eligibility: Students whose permanent address is within New York State districts listed on website,  full or part time students for an Associates, Bachelors, Masters or Doctoral in Occupational Therapy degree.  For more information go to http://www.nysota.org/
How to Apply: Applications are available online within your permanent address district.



Performing Arts Scholarship Auditions
Amount: $1,000 First Place and $500 Second Place
Eligibility: Resident of Oneida or Herkimer County, ages 14 through 20, demonstrate financial need, audition performance must be dance, vocal, musical theater or acting, completed application prior to audition.
How to Apply: Application and detailed information is available in the Office of Student Financial Services, school guidance counselor or call Fran Coluzza at (315) 733-6173. 



2010 Price Chopper's Golub Foundation


Amount: Up to $2,000
Eligibility: The Junior College Transfer Scholarship is for a graduate or graduating student of a community or junior college, transferring to a four year college or university, as a junior, starting the Fall semester.  The Graduate or Professional School scholarship is for a graduating college senior or returning student who is planning on attending graduate school as a fully matriculated, first year graduate student for the Fall semester. (Detailed eligibility requirements on the online.)
How to Apply: The application procedures and criteria for each are described online at http://www.pricechopper.com



SPEND on LIFE Scholarship 
Amount: see site for details
Number of scholarships available: see site for details
Eligibility: Students must be a legal US resident , 17 to 25 years of age, and enrolled or planning to enroll as a student at an accredited two or four year college or university to be eligible.
How to Apply: www.fastweb.com  


SuretyBonds.com Small Business Success Student Scholarship Program


Amount:
see site for details
Number of scholarships available
: see site for details
Eligibility:
 Submit your 500 to 1,000-word essay about how small business ownership (personal, parent, grandparent, or legal guardian) has shaped you into the person you are today.
How to Apply:
http://www.suretybonds.com/scholarships/apply


Syracuse Builders Exchange (SBE)
Amount and Number of Scholarhips available:
Variable  -  Scholarships are awarded in the amounts of $1,000 and/or $2,000.
Eligibility: Students must be an employee of an SBE member firm or dependent of an employee of an SBE member firm.  Students need to ask the parent if their employer is a member of the Syracuse Builders Exchange.   Must be enrolled as a student at an accredited college or university within New York State to be eligible.  High school seniors or graduates who plan to enroll or students who are already enrolled in a full time course of study at a College or University in the United States.
How to Apply: Applications available in the Office of Student Financial Services or www.syrabex.com   Any inquires regarding the application can be sent to Sandy Church at schurch@syrabex.com  Applications can be mailed to Syracuse Builders Exchange, 6563 Ridings Road, Syracuse, NY  13206, phone, (315) 437-9936, Ext 10, fax (315) 437-8053



Tylenol® Scholarship 

Amount: between $5,000 and $10,000
Number of scholarships available: 40
Eligibility: Students in the health professions. Judged on leadership qualities and academic performance.
How to Apply: Online application and detailed information available at www.aim.applyists.net/tylenol . You will need to login and register at the site first.



Zonta Club of the Oneida Area - Mildred Ridley Scholarship Award
Amount: $600
Number of scholarships available: 1
Eligibility: Candidates must be female students who are going back to school to improve their lives and/or their families.  They must be half way through their educational program, have an overall average of C or better, and be residents within the Canastota, Oneida, Stockbridge Valley or Vernon Verona Sherrill school districts.
How to Apply: Applications are available in the Office of Student Financial Services.



Zonta Club of Utica Award


Amount: $1,000
Number of scholarships available: 3
Eligibility: Candidates must be female students 25 years of age or older who have had to leave or postpone formal education to deal with adult responsibility, and who can demonstrate significant financial need after all other forms of assistance have been exhausted. 
How to Apply: Pick up a hard copy application at Student Financial Services. 



Zonta Club of Utica Award - Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship
Amount: $500 for local winner and becomes eligible for District scholarship of $500
Number of scholarships available: 1
Eligibility: This international scholarship is open to women entering their third or fourth year of study leading to a business-related bachelor's degree.  Online students are eligible.
How to Apply: Online application and detailed information available at www.zontadistrict2.org/Utica


Gilbraitti Scholarship - $500- 1 Award (Deadline: March 30th, 2013)
To be considered eligible for the Gilbraitti Scholarship you must:

A) Must be between the ages of 16-20

B) Must be attending a College or University in the Fall of 2013

C) Must complete the application form, including the essay prior to the deadline of March 1, 2013


Scholarships

To be considered eligible for the Gilbraitti Scholarship you must:

A) Must be between the ages of 16-20

B) Must be attending a College or University in the Fall of 2013

C) Must complete the application form, including the essay prior to the deadline of March 1, 2013


Scholarships

To be considered eligible for the Gilbraitti Scholarship you must:

A) Must be between the ages of 16-20

B) Must be attending a College or University in the Fall of 2013

C) Must complete the application form, including the essay prior to the deadline of March 1, 2013


Scholarships

To be considered eligible for the Gilbraitti Scholarship you must:

A) Must be between the ages of 16-20

B) Must be attending a College or University in the Fall of 2013

C) Must complete the application form, including the essay prior to the deadline of March 1, 2013


Scholarships

To be considered eligible for the Gilbraitti Scholarship you must:

A) Must be between the ages of 16-20

B) Must be attending a College or University in the Fall of 2013

C) Must complete the application form, including the essay prior to the deadline of March 1, 2013


Scholarships

To be considered eligible for the Gilbraitti Scholarship you must:

A) Must be between the ages of 16-20

B) Must be attending a College or University in the Fall of 2013

C) Must complete the application form, including the essay prior to the deadline of March 1, 2013

Applications can be found by going to: http://www.mortagebrokersburnaby.com

BBG provides the Youth Volunteer Scholarship Award to recognize and reward a student who demonstrates a passion for volunteering, while maintaining a high level of academic achievement.

1. Over the past 2 years a student must have completed a minimum of 50 hours of volunteer work.

2. Over the past 2 years a student must have maintained a GPA of 3.5 or greater.

3. A student must be under the age of 21 years of age on the day of the deadline.

4. A student must submit an essay on the topic prior to the deadline

Youth Volunteer Scholarship Award - $500 - 1 Award (Deadline: April 15th, 2013)

BBG provides the Youth Volunteer Scholarship Award to recognize and reward a student who demonstrates a passion for volunteering, while maintaining a high level of academic achievement.

1. Over the past 2 years a student must have completed a minimum of 50 hours of volunteer work.

2. Over the past 2 years a student must have maintained a GPA of 3.5 or greater.

3. A student must be under the age of 21 years of age on the day of the deadline.

4. A student must submit an essay on the topic prior to the deadline.

Applications can be found by going to: http://www.bbgcommunicationslux.com

Healthy Choices Scholarship - $500 - 1 Award (Deadline: April 30th, 2013)

To be eligible for the Healthy Choices Scholarship you must:

1. Be attending an accredited post-secondary institution by the fall of 2013.

2. A student can be enrolled at any level in any program that is two years in length or longer.

3.Student must be Canadian or U.S. residents.

Applications can be found by going to:
http://www.chiropractorkelowa.ca

Scholarship by Design Award - $500 - 1 Award (Deadline: May 1st, 2013)



To be eligible for the Scholarship by Design Award a student must:

1) Be currently attending school as a high school senior or as an undergraduate student.

2) Be a resident of either Canada or the United States.

3) Be currently attending school on a full-time basis.


Scholarships

To be eligible for the Scholarship by Design Award a student must:

1) Be currently attending school as a high school senior or as an undergraduate student.

2) Be a resident of either Canada or the United States.

3) Be currently attending school on a full-time basis.


Applications can be found by going to:
http://www.studentscholarships.org/2013scholarships.php


Black and Lee Scholarship - $500 - 2 Awards (Deadline: May 15th, 2013)



To be eligible for the Black and Lee Scholarship a student must:

1) Be between the ages of 15 and 20 on May 15th, 2013.

2) Submit answers to the essay question prior to the deadline.

3) Be attending a post-secondary institution by the Fall of 2013.


Scholarships

To be eligible for the Black and Lee Scholarship a student must:

1) Be between the ages of 15 and 20 on May 15th, 2013.

2) Submit answers to the essay question prior to the deadline.

3) Be attending a post-secondary institution by the Fall of 2013.

Applications can be found by going to:
http://www.studentscholarships.org/scholarshipsandgrant.php

Caretenders Scholarship Program - $500 - 1 Award (Deadline: May 31st, 2013)

To be considered eligible for the Caretenders Scholarship Program you must:

A) Be attending an accredited university, college, trades, or technical school in the fall of 2013.

B) In the fall of 2013, you must be attending a school in Canada or the United States.

Applications can be found by going to:
http://www.oakvilleretirementhomes.ca


 

LM Scholarship Program - $1,000 - 1 Award (Deadline: May 31st, 2013)

 

The LM Scholarship Program provides a $1000 scholarship to a deserving student who is:

1. Currently enrolled or expects to be enrolled in a degree program (2 years of length or greater) by September.

2. A student must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and submit an answer to the essay question prior to the submission deadline.

Applications can be found by going to:
http://www.forkliftcertificationedmonton.com

Rogers Community Volunteer Scholarship - $500 - 1 Award (Deadline: June 1st, 2013)

The main goal of the Rogers Community Volunteer Scholarship is to inspire young people to make contributions to their individual communities, while providing awards to those who are currently making a positive difference in their own neighborhoods, towns and cities.

1. To be eligible a student must be attending school full-time in the fall and can be enrolled in any level of their undergraduate degree program. High School seniors who will graduate this year are considered eligible.

2. A student must also possess a GPA of 2.5 or higher in his/her last academic year.

3. A student must have contributed at least 10 hours of volunteer (non-paid) service within his/her community over the last 12 months with one organization. Please ensure that you have completed this amount of hours with One organization and that a person within that organization is willing to confirm that you have volunteered this amount of time. (Note that we will only contact the organization in the event that you are chosen as the scholarship award winner.)

Applications can be found by going to:
http://www.whiterocketdentists.com

Sedary & Associates Scholarship - $500 - 1 Award (Deadline: June 15th, 2013)


 

To be eligible for the Sedary & Associates scholarship a student must:

1) Be between the ages of 16-22 on the day your application is due.

2) Be enrolled in a college, university, trades, or technical school by no later than the Fall of 2013.

3) Submit an essay answering the question.

Applications can be found by going to:
http://www.abbotsfordlawyers.ca

Lift Parts Express Scholarship - $1,000 - 1 Award (Deadline: June 30th, 2013)

1. To be eligible for the LPE Scholarship you must be either:

A) A Current Senior in High School or

B) A Freshman or Sophomore in College/University

2. Be a legal resident of the United States or Canada

3. Enrolled or expected to be enrolled by the Fall of 2013

4. Submit a completed online application form prior to the deadline.

Applications can be found at:
http://www.forkliftparksnewyork.com


Surety and Fidelity Industrial Intern and Scholarship Program for Minority Students


http://www.thesuretyfoundation.org/internandscholarship.html


International Foodservice Editorial Counsil 



http://www.ifeconline.com/scholarship_info.cfm


Brian White Academic Scholarship


http://www.attorneybrianwhite.com/scholarships.php

Student Marketing Scholarships



http://www.marketingedge.org/students/marketing-scholarships


DOMO - DOMO Scholarship For Business Management

Amount of Award: Two (2) $2,500 Scholarships

Deadline: 2013 - 2014 academic school year

General, Business, Business Management, Analytics

http://www.domo.com/#scholarship

 

LifeShield - Smart Home Scholarship Program

Amount of Award: $1,000

Deadline: December 31, 2013

For the general student body

http://www.lifeshield.com  (Please include the Homepage with or near the Scholarship link.)

http://www.lifeshield.com/smarthomescholarship/

 

 

 

 

 

SmileReef - Pediatric Dentist of Tomorrow Scholarship

                                           
Amount of Award: $500

Deadline: March 15, 2014

Medicine, Dentist school, or specialization school, or will be attending within 1 year

http://smilereef.com/



Abbott and Fenner Scholarship Program

Abbott & Fenner Business Consultants 
are pleased to be able to continue with our scholarship program for the 7th year.
 
We will be awarding up to $1,000 to the winner(s) each year.
 
Scholarship Deadline   -  June 14, 2014.
 
Application Process
Students will submit an essay on the topic that appears on the scholarship page of our web site:  http://www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.htm
Full details are available on our site.

Nursing Scholarhips

http://www.nysna.org/education/schools/scholarships.html


The Edna A. Lauterback Scholarship Fund
http://www.nyshcp.org/content.aspx?id=228

Scholarship 
http://www.nysna.org/education/schools/loans_forgive.html

TravelNursing.org - Nursing Education Scholarship

Amount of Award: $1,000

Deadline: February 10, 2014

Nursing, Medical, Health related fields

http://www.travelnursing.org/

http://www.travelnursing.org/nursing-scholarship.php

Various Scholarships
http://degreedirectory.org/pages/scholarship_home.html


Nursing Scholarships: http://www.nursingexplorer.com/scholarships

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