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
Buffalo University Scholarships


"No Essay" Nitro Scholarship

Deadline: Jun 30, 2023
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 currently has a...

Be Bold Scholarship

Deadline: Jul 01, 2023
The "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) EarnestB) DeterminedC) MovingThe scholarship will be awarded to the student whose profile is most bold, according to these characteristics.Furthermore, the...

ScholarshipOwl No Essay Scholarship

Deadline: Jun 29, 2023
ScholarshipOwl is your source of relief from the dreaded application process. We put students on the fast-track to success by providing direct access to the scholarships they need the most. Take the hassle out of financial aid and maximize your chance at a free ride in college. No matter how much funding you need for school, we have the opportunities...

Niche 2K No Essay College Scholarship

Deadline: Jun 30, 2023
Niche is the market leader in connecting colleges and schools with students and families. With in-depth profiles on every school and college in America, over 140 million reviews and ratings, and powerful search and data tools, Niche helps millions of students and families find and enroll in the right school for them. Who Can ApplyAll high school and college students, as...

SP Scholarship

Deadline: Jun 30, 2023
The SP College Scholarship program was created to help students win scholarships without the hassle of filling out paper applications and writing dozens of essays.To be eligible for the Scholarship you must be:A) At least 13 years old and enrolled or will enroll in a college or university in the US.B) A legal resident of the U.S. or Puerto Rico.Thus...

10 Words or Less Scholarship

Deadline: Nov 15, 2023
Scholarship Eligibility:A) Anyone who is between the ages of 14-25 who will be attending school in the Fall of 2024.B) This scholarship is provided by StudentScholarships.org. In order to apply for our scholarship follow these instructions:1. Go to www.facebook.com/myscholarships and place a comment on any post you see answering the question:In 10 words or less, tell us why you deserve...

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.