Our Opportunities

Scholarships for the 2021-2022 Academic Year

Application for Scholarships for the 2022-2023 Academic Year will open on March 1, 2022

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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$2000 Dr. Nancy F. Marino '72 Annual Scholarship for Study in Spain
Applications being accepted for SPRING 2022 travel only. Established in 2019 by Frank McBath in honor Dr. Nancy F. Marino ’70 who was an...
Applications being accepted for SPRING 2022 travel only. Established in...
  • Deadline: 12/08/2021
  • Award: $2000
Deadline12/08/2021
Varies Study with New Paltz in Spain Scholarship
Applications being accepted FOR SPRING 2022 Travel only A non-renewable award of up to $2,000 for study abroad in the summer, fall or spring, may...
Applications being accepted FOR SPRING 2022 Travel only A non-renewable...
  • Deadline: 12/08/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/08/2021
$4,000 Tamah and Warren Wiegand Travel Scholarship Fund
Applications being accepted for SPRING 2022 travel only. The Wiegand Scholarship supports student study abroad through the Center for International...
Applications being accepted for SPRING 2022 travel only. The Wiegand...
  • Deadline: 12/08/2021
  • Award: $4,000
Deadline12/08/2021
Varies Spring 2022 David Lavallee Student Travel Fund
Open for application each semester, The purpose of this program is to help undergraduate and graduate students cover the costs of traveling to...
Open for application each semester, The purpose of this program is to...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies Spring 2022
$1,500.00 Dr. Jim Campion Endowment
This scholarship was established by Everton H. Henriques ‘78 (former student and friend), Dr. Campion’s wife, Carol, family, co-workers, students...
This scholarship was established by Everton H. Henriques ‘78 (former...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Drs. David Appelbaum-Amiya Chakravarty Philosophy Scholarship Fund
The Drs. David Appelbaum – Amiya Chakravarty Philosophy Scholarship Fund provides an amount of no less than $1000 for one or more students selected...
The Drs. David Appelbaum – Amiya Chakravarty Philosophy Scholarship Fund...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
1500 per year (up to 3 years) Frank G. Elliott Family Scholarship
*Established in 1998 by Frank G. Elliott, to support residents of Ulster County pursuing an undergraduate degree at SUNY New Paltz full time and...
*Established in 1998 by Frank G. Elliott, to support residents of Ulster...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: 1500 per year (up to 3 years)
Ended
varies Gary and Janaki Patrik Music Scholarship
Established by Gary and Janaki Patrik to help highly deserving music students with financial need. Recipients will be chosen by the Music...
Established by Gary and Janaki Patrik to help highly deserving music...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
Varies (up to 1000) Harry K. Bonsu Leadership Scholarship
Recipients of the Harry K. Bonsu Leadership Scholarship will be selected by the Educational Opportunity Program office. The student must...
Recipients of the Harry K. Bonsu Leadership Scholarship will be selected...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies (up to 1000)
Ended
Up to $1,000 Howard I. Goldblatt '73 and Leila Cohen Annual Public Policy Scholarship
Established by Howard I Goldblatt in order to support at least one SUNY New Paltz student studying Political Science with a non-tuition...
Established by Howard I Goldblatt in order to support at least one SUNY...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Up to $1,000
Ended
varies (up to $1,000) Iris Stedener Memorial Scholarship
Established through a generous bequest to assist students in majoring in Education. The recipient must be full time and studying in the field of...
Established through a generous bequest to assist students in majoring in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies (up to $1,000)
Ended
varies Leonore Schwartz Neumaier Memorial Scholarship
Established in 2016 in memory of Leonore Schwartz Neumaier, through a bequest from President Emeritus John J. Neumaier and Sally F. Neumaier...
Established in 2016 in memory of Leonore Schwartz Neumaier, through a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
$1,500 Linda A. and Thomas P. Stokes Memorial Scholarship
Established in 2006 in honor of Linda A. and Thomas P. Stokes, by Everton H. Henriques and his wife, Jeannie Irvine, for their kindness,...
Established in 2006 in honor of Linda A. and Thomas P. Stokes, by...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500
Ended
$1000 Lucy Delgado Memorial Scholarship
Established in 1998 by Jane L. Delgado, Class of 1973, in honor of her mother Lucy and in support of the Distinguished Alumni and Supporters...
Established in 1998 by Jane L. Delgado, Class of 1973, in honor of her...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1000
Ended
$800.00 M & T Bank Endowed Scholarship Fund
M & T Bank Endowed Scholarship Fund was established in 2017 to support undergraduate students in the SUNY New Paltz School of Business who are...
M & T Bank Endowed Scholarship Fund was established in 2017 to support...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $800.00
Ended
$1500.00 Matilda Cox Memorial Scholarship Endowment
Established in 2006 in memory of Matilda Cox, by her grandson, Everton Hall Henriques and his wife Jeannie Irvine, for her encouragement, love,...
Established in 2006 in memory of Matilda Cox, by her grandson, Everton...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1500.00
Ended
$1,600.00 Mildred Snyder-Holzman Memorial Scholarship
Established in 2019 to in honor of the 100th anniversary of SUNY New Paltz’s Class of 1920 and to memorialize Mildre Snyder-Holzman, beloved...
Established in 2019 to in honor of the 100th anniversary of SUNY New...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,600.00
Ended
Varies up to 1400 Richard Ordway Memorial Scholarship
Established in 1995 by the friends and family of the late Richard Ordway, a former faculty member of the Science Department. This scholarship is...
Established in 1995 by the friends and family of the late Richard...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies up to 1400
Ended
Varies Smiley Family Endowed Scholarship
Established in 2018, the Smiley Family Scholarship Fund will support at least one scholarship per year to be given to current full-time or...
Established in 2018, the Smiley Family Scholarship Fund will support at...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Professor Martin "Doc" Rutstein Scholarship
Established in 2014 to honor the contributions of Geology professor, Dr. Martin Rutstein. The quality and reputation of the geology program was...
Established in 2014 to honor the contributions of Geology professor, Dr....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies - up to $850 Ruth Bennett and Doris Stoddard '56 Art Scholarship
Named for a faculty member and supporter of the Art Department and offered to a student who demonstrates academic excellence in the field of art. ...
Named for a faculty member and supporter of the Art Department and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies - up to $850
Ended
$1000 The Art History Award
The Art History Award was established to be awarded two SUNY New Paltz students, pursuing undergraduate degrees in Art History. Successful...
The Art History Award was established to be awarded two SUNY New Paltz...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1000
Ended
varies Drs. Arnold Nemerofsky and Stanley Kudzin Scholarship: Celebrating Mentors, Research and Genetics
The Drs. Arnold Nemerofsky and Stanley Kudzin Scholarship was established to provide SUNY New Paltz students pursing undergraduate degrees in...
The Drs. Arnold Nemerofsky and Stanley Kudzin Scholarship was...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
varies (up to 2000) The Department of Theatre Arts Student Internship Hitz Foundation Fund
The Hitz Foundation Theatre Arts Student Internship may be awarded to one student for the entire academic year or two students (one per semester)...
The Hitz Foundation Theatre Arts Student Internship may be awarded to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies (up to 2000)
Ended
varies (up to 1000) Ahlmeyer / Healea Annual Scholarship For Excellence in Academics and Community Service
Established in 2019 by Irene Healea to memorialize the lives of her brothers Lieutenant Heinz Ahlmeyer, Jr. and William Ahlmeyer and to celebrate...
Established in 2019 by Irene Healea to memorialize the lives of her...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: varies (up to 1000)
Up to $2,000 Alumni Reunion Scholarship
Established through the generosity of alumni during Alumni Reunion events to support a Reunion Scholarship, the fund will provide one scholarship...
Established through the generosity of alumni during Alumni Reunion...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Up to $2,000
varies Andrah Foundation Ceramics Graduate Fellowship
The recipient of the Andrah Foundation Ceramics Graduate Fellowship will be selected by the Ceramics Program. The purpose of this fund is to...
The recipient of the Andrah Foundation Ceramics Graduate Fellowship will...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: varies
Varies - up to $500 Arethusa Sorority Alumnae Fund
Established through the generosity of Arethusa sisters for non-tuition educational expenses to support research, study abroad, or other creative...
Established through the generosity of Arethusa sisters for non-tuition...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies - up to $500
varies Art Student Support Endowment
Established to memorialize the contributions to the art program at SUNY New Paltz of former student Cary Coffing, Professor Herbert L. Kammerer,...
Established to memorialize the contributions to the art program at SUNY...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: varies
varies (up to $500) Arthur Bruce Bennett Drama Scholarship
Established by Rebecca McKenna and named for a chairman of the English Department and advisor to the drama society. To provide for non-tuition...
Established by Rebecca McKenna and named for a chairman of the English...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: varies (up to $500)
$1500 Betty Lyons Memorial Scholarship
Established in honor of Betty Lyons, by her children William “Bud” Walker, Lois Clark, Robert Walker, Janet Robertson, their spouses and Bud’s...
Established in honor of Betty Lyons, by her children William “Bud”...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1500
varies Cetrino Family Scholarship Fund
Established to support undergraduate scholarships including internships, to provide experience in applied policy research at The Benjamin Center at...
Established to support undergraduate scholarships including internships,...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: varies
up to 1800 Class of 1968 and Friends Endowed Scholarship Fund
Established in 2018 through the generosity of the SUNY New Paltz Class of 1968 upon the 50th anniversary of their graduation, and the Zoo Wing of...
Established in 2018 through the generosity of the SUNY New Paltz Class...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: up to 1800
varies up to 2200 Clionian Alumnae Scholarship
Established in 2008, by local Clio Sorority alumni to help provide scholarships to outstanding SUNY New Paltz education students in pursuit of...
Established in 2008, by local Clio Sorority alumni to help provide...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: varies up to 2200
Varies (up to 800) David Ira Weiss '77 and Janet Weiss '77 Accounting
Established in 2020, the purpose of this fund is to provide a non-tuition award to students who are fully matriculated, majoring in Accounting and...
Established in 2020, the purpose of this fund is to provide a...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies (up to 800)
varies (up to $1,400) Donna and Diana Zucca Endowed Scholarship
Established by Donna & Diana Zucca the Donna and Diana Zucca Scholarship Endowed will provide support for one or more academically distinguished...
Established by Donna & Diana Zucca the Donna and Diana Zucca...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: varies (up to $1,400)
varies Dorothy Mullin Campbell '62 and Luther Campbell Annual Scholarship
Established by Dorothy Mullin Campbell and Luther Campbell to provide scholarships for students pursing a degree in the School of Science and...
Established by Dorothy Mullin Campbell and Luther Campbell to provide...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: varies
$1,000.00 Dr. Angelo V. Patsis - Everton Hall Henriques Endowed Scholarship in Chemistry
Established in honor of Dr. Angelos V. Patsis, retired professor of Chemistry at the SUNY New Paltz, by Everton H. Henriques, Dr. Patsis’ beloved...
Established in honor of Dr. Angelos V. Patsis, retired professor of...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000.00
up to 1500 Dr. Beverly M. Brumm Endowed Scholarship Fund
The Dr. Beverly M. Brumm Endowed Scholarship Fund will support an annual non-renewable scholarship to a SUNY New Paltz Theatre Arts major entering...
The Dr. Beverly M. Brumm Endowed Scholarship Fund will support an annual...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: up to 1500
$1,850.00 Dr. Donald Bishko Memorial Scholarship
*Established in 1998 by family, colleagues, students and friends of Dr. Donald Bishko, Dean of Academic Advising. Given annually in honor of his...
*Established in 1998 by family, colleagues, students and friends of Dr....
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,850.00
Varies Frank and Gertrude Eckelt Education Administration Scholarship
Established in memory of faculty emeritus and his wife, Frank and Gertrude Eckelt. The applicant must be a graduate student fully matriculated,...
Established in memory of faculty emeritus and his wife, Frank and...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
varies: up to $1500 Frank and Gertrude Eckelt Fine Arts Memorial Scholarship
Established in memory of Frank and Gertrude Eckelt for Fine Arts to be awarded to a fully matriculated rising junior or senior student showing...
Established in memory of Frank and Gertrude Eckelt for Fine Arts to be...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: varies: up to $1500
Varies Gary and Janaki Patrik Music Endowment
*Established by Gary and Janaki Patrik to award scholarships to full or part-time (6 credit minimum) matriculated students in the music program. ...
*Established by Gary and Janaki Patrik to award scholarships to full or...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
$2000 John L. and Jeanne L. Fitzgerald Memorial Scholarship
Established in honor of John L. and Jeanne L. Fitzgerald, by their family (Everton H. Henriques, Jeannie Irvine, Tamsin (Fitzgerald) Wolf and...
Established in honor of John L. and Jeanne L. Fitzgerald, by their...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $2000
Up to $500 Kristen Rodecker Memorial Award
Established through the generosity of family and friends of the Rodecker family to help support education students with financial need. To be...
Established through the generosity of family and friends of the Rodecker...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Up to $500
Varies (up to 1900) Leslie Oakley Memorial Scholarship
Leslie S. Oakley, a 1929 graduate of the New Paltz Normal School and later a teacher at the Campus School, passed away in October of 1997 following...
Leslie S. Oakley, a 1929 graduate of the New Paltz Normal School and...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies (up to 1900)
$1,500.00 Ronald F. and Flona J. Henriques Memorial Scholarship
Established in honor of Ronald F. and Flona J. Henriques, by their son, Everton H. Henriques, for their encouragement, love, support, kindness, and...
Established in honor of Ronald F. and Flona J. Henriques, by their son,...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,500.00
Up to $4,000 School of Business Leadership and Diversity Scholarship
Established in 2015 and amended in 2021 this scholarship will provide support to New Paltz students involved with the Business Association for...
Established in 2015 and amended in 2021 this scholarship will provide...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Up to $4,000