Buffalo

There are many scholarships for Buffalo students. If you are searching for scholarships for a particular high school located in Buffalo, please select the appropriate school from the list below. The scholarship database contains scholarships for Buffalo students in the following categories:

Buffalo High School Scholarships
Buffalo College Scholarships
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Scholarships

"No Essay" Nitro Scholarship

Deadline: Aug 31, 2022
$2,000
To be eligible for the "No Essay" Nitro Scholarship you must be: A) A student who is currently enrolled as a high school senior or in an accredited college or university located within the United States; B) A parent who currently has a child enrolled in an accredited college or university located within the United States; C) A parent who...

Niche $50,000 Scholarship

Deadline: Sep 30, 2022
$50,000
Covering the cost of college expenses for four years without writing a single essay? Sounds too good to be true! It isn't with Niche. We are giving one student $50,000 (our biggest scholarship yet!) to help pay for tuition, living expenses, books, and other educational expenses! Who Can Apply All high school and college students, as well as anyone looking...

"No Essay" Smart Owl Scholarship

Deadline: Aug 29, 2022
$7,000
To be eligible for the No Essay Smart Owl Scholarship: A) You must be a resident of any of the 50 United States, District of Columbia or US Territories B) You must be 16 years of age or older C) You must either be enrolled in a college/university or registered in a qualified high school D) You must be located...

Be Bold Scholarship

Deadline: Sep 01, 2022
$25,145
The $25,050 "Be Bold" Scholarship is a no-essay scholarship that will be awarded to the applicant with the boldest profile. It takes less than 2 minutes to apply. To us, boldest does not mean "best", or "most accomplished". Being bold means being: A) Earnest B) Determined C) Moving The scholarship will be awarded to the student whose profile is most...

To be Eligible: 1. You must be at least 13 years old and enrolled or will enroll in a college or university in the US. 2. You must be a legal resident of the U.S. or Puerto Rico. The ScholarshipPoints program was created in 2006 to help students win scholarships without the hassle of filling out paper applications and writing...

CollegeXpress Scholarship

Deadline: Sep 30, 2022
$10,000
Since 1995, our mission has been to help connect students with the right schools for them. Carnegie Dartlet, the organization that houses CollegeXpress, is an educational publisher and higher education marketing agency. Every year, thousands of students across the United States and around the world discover their colleges using our websites, magazines, and services. To be eligible for the CollegeXpress...

For School Specific Scholarships, select one of the schools below:
Ben Franklin Middle School
Bennett High School
Buffalo Academy Of Science Charter School
Burgard Vocational High School
Charter School For Applied Technologies
City Honors School
East High School
Emerson School Of Hospitality
Frederick Olmstead #56
Grabiarz School Of Excellence
Harvey Austin School #97
Health Sciences Charter School
Herbert Hoover Middle School
Hutchinson Central Technical High School
Kenmore West Senior High School
Kipp Sankofa Charter School
Lafayette High School
Leonardo Da Vinci High School
Math Science Technology Preparatory School At Seneca
McKinley Vocational High School
Middle Early College High School
Oracle Charter School
P.S. 66 North Park Academy
P.S. 84
Riverside Institute Of Technology
Seneca Vocational High School
South Park High School
Tapestry Charter School
The Academy School #131
The Math Science Technology Preparatory School at Seneca
Western New York Maritime Charter School

The city of Buffalo is the second most densely inhabited city within New York State. It is situated in the Western New York area on the eastern coast of Lake Erie. Buffalo sits at the head of the Niagara River and across from Fort Erie, Ontario. Buffalo forms the seat of Erie County. It is the principal city of the Buffalo-Niagara Falls metropolitan region that is the largest within Upstate New York. Based on the Census of 2010, Buffalo had a population of 261,310 and there were 1,215,826 inhabitants within the Buffalo-Niagara-Cattaraugus Combined Statistical Area. Downtown Buffalo is located 27 km south or 17 miles south of Niagara Falls.

The region emerged as a small trading community around 1789 near the eponymous Buffalo Creek. After the opening of the Erie Canal during the year 1825, Buffalo quickly grew along with the city as its western terminus. Buffalo became the 8th biggest in the nation by the year 1900 and grew to become a major railroad center. The city of Buffalo also became recognized as the largest grain-milling center within the nation.

As the 20th Century evolved, the city of Buffalo saw a reversal of fortunes. Like for example, the opening of the St. Lawrence Seaway re-routed shipping in the Great Lakes. Various steel mills and various heavy industry were moved to places like for example China. During the 1970s, with the start of Amtrak, Buffalo Central Terminal was abandoned and trains were re-routed to nearby Depew, New York and Exchange Street Station.

The economy within the region is based on a mixture of light manufacturing, service oriented companies and high technology. There is also various life science research and industry. Though manufacturing has declined over recent decades, it still plays a major part in the economy. Finances, health services and education have grown to become more popular in the current economy. Additionally, the region's "Byte Belt," includes about 700 high-tech companies that provide many employment opportunities.

Other employment opportunities are abundant in fields like chemicals, pharmaceuticals, polymers and plastics, automotive components, defense technology, aerospace, food products and food, medical instruments and fabricated metals.

The city of Buffalo has become a centre for bioinformatics and human genome research, with research in these areas being carried out of the University at Buffalo and the Rosewell Park Cancer Institute. The technological resources from the University are provided to private industry. A number of companies and organizations are included in the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus.

Within the city of Buffalo, numerous major companies have their head offices situated within the city of Buffalo. Businesses such as: KeyBank, M&T Bank and facilities for HSBC Bank USA, Bank of America and Merchants Insurance Group. Among the biggest food manufacturers that is family-owned in the world, Rich Products is also located in the city. New Era Cap Company and Labatt Brewing also call the city of Buffalo home for their headquarters. Ford likewise has a plant here.

The Buffalo and Erie County Workforce Development Consortium, Inc. offers several local programs for retraining and training workers. The Business Services Division of the Buffalo and Erie County Workforce Development Consortium is available to coordinate on the job training, to be able to help transition displaced workers and to customize training programs for companies.