Scholarship Opportunities

  • Patterson Fund Scholarships 2020: The Patterson Scholarship Fund grants scholarships to matriculating students who demonstrate they are good citizens of their  community, state or country.The scholarships are usually in the amount of $2000 and may be used for expenses at the students discretion. Application and rules are on the website; due date is June 3,2020.

    LeMoyne College Scholarship Program: The LeMoyne College Summer Scholarship Program current highschool students completing their sophmore or junior year the opportunity to take 2 college courses. Qualified candidates must have a minimum Highschool grade point average of 87 and PSAT & SAT score of at least 1000 or ACT of 22.

    Going Merry's Scholarshio Bundles: Going Merry find's scholarships with similar essays and group them together. Submit one and it will be used for multiple scholarships. See site for all the detail.

    College Board Opportunity Scholarships: The College Board is committed to helping you ensure your students don't lose college planning momentum while they are at home. With the College Board Opportunity Scholarships, class of 2021 syudents can take important steps on the path to college while earning scholarship opportunities along the way. See website for all the details

    Summer Vibes, Summer Scholarships: Here are 14 broad eligibility scholarships students can apply for. Sign up for Going Merry to see all the local and narrow eligibility scholarships you may also qualify for.

    Wilkes University Colonel Emerging Leader Award: This is a new pre-scholarship granted to high school juniors who demonstrate academic and leadership potential. Selected studentswould be guaranteed a minimum of $10,000 per year. See website for all the details.

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    Stop the Spread Scholarship Contest: Any highschool student is invited to enter the Stop the Spread scholarshio contest by creating a poster encouraging measures to stop the spread of the COVID-19. The winner will receive $500 and their poster will be promoted thoughout New York in the fall of 2020. See website for all the details.

    WNY Safari Club International Scholarship: The Safari Club International will be awarding a $1,500 scholarship for a high school senior who demonstrate a high level of interest in the enviroment and outdoor activities. There is a significant weight applied to those who are planning on a course of study that would translate to a career in some form of conservation and wildlife enforcement.

    The American Legion Scholarship: The Past National commander Michael J. Kogutek American Legion Scholarship Trust will award two $1,500 scholarships to students/veterans attending college in 2020.This scholarship is intended to assist 8th district New York State Veterans, their families, and patriotic students who share the ideas

    The Best Scholarships in New York: New York students may have their pick of excellent state and private schools, but that doesn't make paying for them any easier. Thankfully, we have your go-to guide for finding the best New York Scholarship for you. Visit our website for all the scholarships being offered.

    College Covered: Enter To Win $5000 Award: Sign up for emails to get helpful college tips and resources, and enter for the chance to win a scholarship! Throughout the year, 12 eligible students or parents will be randomli selected to win a $5,000 Discover Student Loans Scholarship Award to help cover college expenses.

    SUNY Erie Scholarships: For scholarship information, please contact The Foundation at (716) 851-1990. Scholarship information is also available at each campus.

    Quest Bridge College Prep Scholars: The 2020 College Prep Scholars Program application opens in early February. To be considered for the awards and opportunities for College Prep Scholars-including a full scholarship to a college summer program-submit a free, online College Prep Scholars Program application.

    Explore Navy Careers: Cash, College credit, and Advancement. Take the first step toward the life most people only dream of living. In America's Navy, you'll not only help your country, you'll positively impact your career. For more information, see the website or stop by student services.

    2019 Law Scholarship: This scholarship is judged & awarded primarily on merit and need. Completed application must be submitted online by July 31, 2020. Late applications will not be accepted.

    SIENA COLLEGE: $52,000 Scholarship Guarantee: The hardship of college affordability is always going to be a topic of discussion and a factor in the decesion process. New this year, every single applicant who gets admitted to Siena and submits their FAFSA will receive at least $52,000 in scholarships, guaranteed. See site for more detail.

    Sweet Scholarship for Physics Major: The Robert A. and Dorothy Stender Sweet Physics Scholarship awards $4,000 per year for the four years. Eligible students must have at least a 90 high school average and standardized test scores of 1170 on the SAT or 24 on the ACT. See website for all the detail.

    College Board Scholarship Search: Find scholarships, other financial aid and internships from more than 2,200 programs, totaling nearly $6 billion. See website for all the detail!

    American Association of University Women: Over the past 10 years, AAUW Buffalo Branch has assisted deserving women with over $600,000 in local scholarships, loans, and grants, and over $200,000 in national fellowships. See website for more details.

    Leadership in Service, University of Dayton: The Leadership in Service Scholarship Award is valued at $10,000.... This scholarship is awarded semesterly, with an annual value of $2,500. renewable for up to four years. See website for more detail.

    Scholarships for January - May 2020:

    Scholarships Deadline From February 24 - June 30, 2020.                          

    5) AWG Minority Scholarship - $6,000 - 1 Award (Deadline: June 30, 2020)

    ScholarshipBuddy, New York:

    8) Global Lift Equipment New York Scholarships - $500 - 1 Award (Deadline: June 15, 2020)

    9) Lift Parts Express New York Scholarship - $500 - 1 Award (Deadline: June 30, 2020)

    If you have any questions or would like more information on any of these scholarships, please see Mrs. C. in Student Services.


  There is a list of 15 scholarship programs available to students who attend high school in New York State. Check this website for the following list of scholarships. 1) Skilled Labor Shortage Scholarship (2) John Wright Memorial Scholarship (3) Odenza Marketing Group Scholarship (4) Toptal Scholarship for Women (5) SP High School Scholarship (6) Plumbersstock Scholarship (7) VIP Scholarship (8) Young Women in Public Affairs Award (9) AFSA High School Scholarship (10) Car Brain Scholarship (11) Student Identimap Scholarship (12) LM Scholarship (13) Women Forward in Technology Scholarship (14) Global Lift Equipment Scholarship 

    Mega Scholarships: With a busy school year around the corner, there's no time to waste when it comes to students applying for scholarships. This site will help you win more scholarship money to help fund your post-secondary education. Many scholarships to choose from, so visit this site to see which may apply to you.

    Excelsior Scholarship Program:  More than 940,000 middle-class families across New York State will be eligible for the Excelsior Scholarship. In order to apply, students must:

    • Be residents of New York State
    • Plan to attend a SUNY or CUNY two - or- four year degree program
    • Take 30 credits per year and make progress towards graduation
    • Maintain good academic standing
    • Be on track to graduate on time with an Associate's Degree in two years or a Bachelor's Degree in four years.
    • The program goes into effect immediately and is available for students whose families earn up to $100,000 annually.

    Private Scholarships are monies granted to students by pondering organizations, companies, or clubs, which do not need to be repaid. Generally, scholarships are reserved for students with special qualifications, such as academic, athletic or artistic talent. Awards are also available for students who are interested in particular fields of study, who are members of underrepresented groups, who live in certain areas of the country or who demonstrate financial need.

    Scholarships in New York: Links to, and contact information for, all two and four-year colleges in your state, as well as information about career schools and colleges, and colleges offering online degree programs. has more scholarships than any other source in existence - and NOW, early in the school year, is the time for your students to begin their search. Knowing in advance what colleges and scholarships to apply for will give them a HUGE head start.