Adirondack Branch Memorial Scholarship

Scholarship Value: $1,500
Awards Available: 1
Award Deadline: Mar 1, 2024

In addition to supporting the national AAUW Educational Funds, the branch provides its own Adirondack Branch Memorial Scholarships. Through the years, contributions to the fund have been received to honor the memory of various members who have passed away. The Branch awarded a $1500 scholarship to each of two recipients for the 2023-24 academic year.

Besides offering a scholarship for study at any level of college, we have established a separate scholarship for a SUNY Adirondack student.

For the 2024-25 academic year, we are also offering a one-time scholarship for an area student studying in the field of nursing, in memory of our long-time member Nancy Cathers. Please see the online details and application information.

The selection committee meets during March, so all components of your application must be received by us no later than March 1, 2024. Notification takes place around May 1, and the scholarship recipient(s) will be honored at a branch event.

SUNY ADIRONDACK SCHOLARSHIP

A second scholarship is specifically for an area SUNY Adirondack student.

TO QUALIFY FOR THIS SCHOLARSHIP, you must ALREADY be one of the following:

  • attending SUNY Adirondack, working for an Associate degree;
  • completing a two-year degree at SUNY Adirondack, already accepted into a four-year Bachelor Program (a letter of acceptance must be enclosed);
  • returning to SUNY Adirondack after previously completing at least 2 semesters of college course work (a letter of acceptance must be enclosed).

General requirements: you must have completed at least one 12 credit semester at SUNY Adirondack and you must be either a full time SUNY Adirondack student at the time of applying for this scholarship or a qualifying returning student, enrolled in at least 12 credits per semester.

Criteria for awarding scholarship: scholastic achievement, need, commitment to college program that indicates probable completion of college.

How to Apply:

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