Be sure to check with your high school guidance counselor or ask about financial aid at your college admissions office. Here on this page we've identified a few of the most common scholarship programs that are available right in your state...
Up to $20,000 to graduating New York high school seniors who are immigrants or the children of immigrants.
$2,500 to graduating New York high school seniors who live with a parent who has survived breast cancer.
FSCNY Scholarship (Money Gram Scholarship)
$7,500 to graduating New York high school seniors who demonstrate leadership and high academic achievement. Read More
The Roothbert Fund Scholarships
Up to $3,000 scholarships to New York residents who are considering a career in education.
Migrant Farmworker Baccalaureate Scholarship
Up to $20,000 to college students who have migrated to gain employment within the agriculture field.
New York Water Environment Scholarships
$10,000 scholarships to graduating New York high school seniors who will enroll full-time in a bachelor's degree program.
Candice's Sickle Cell Disease Scholarship
$1,500 scholarships to New York college students who are afflicted with Sickle Cell Disease.
The Maria A. Sciara Scholarship
$1,000 scholarships to New York high school seniors who live with a breast cancer survivor and aspire to become teachers.
New York Farm Bureau AG Youth Scholarship
$1,500 scholarships to graduating New York high school seniors who plan to further their studies in agriculture. Read More
The Virginia W. Smith Scholarship
$2,500 to graduating New York high school seniors who will further their studies in horticulture or environmental conservation.
Eye Bank Young Ambassador Scholarship
$1,000 scholarships to New York college students who will further the awareness of eye donation after death.
Susan W. Freestone Education Award
$1,000 scholarships to New York college students who were members of a Junior Grange in New York State.
Obviously this list is just the tip of the iceberg in the vast ocean of available scholarships and grant programs. To get a more extensive idea of the funding opportunities you might be eligible for, visit these database websites to see which scholarship programs match you!