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Scholarships for the 2021-2022 Academic Year

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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$100 Alex Martin Scholarships for Painting Students
This scholarship will award funds to students selected by the faculty to support their senior thesis projects.
This scholarship will award funds to students selected by the faculty to...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2021
  • Award: $100
Deadline04/15/2021
Varies Art Faculty Merit Award Scholarship
Recipients of the Art Faculty Merit Scholarship Fund will be selected by Art Department faculty. The scholarship recipient will be a full time...
Recipients of the Art Faculty Merit Scholarship Fund will be selected by...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/15/2021
$1,000.00 Dr. Edwin A. Ulrich Fine Arts Memorial Scholarship
Established in 1998 in memory of Dr. Edwin A. Ulrich for third or fourth year students at SUNY New Paltz with a declared major in Fine and...
Established in 1998 in memory of Dr. Edwin A. Ulrich for third or fourth...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline04/15/2021
varies up to 2400 Drew R. and Donna T. Goodbread Geology Scholarship
Established in 2015 through the generosity of alumni, Drew R. and Donna T. Goodbread to provide scholarship support for exceptional Geology SUNY...
Established in 2015 through the generosity of alumni, Drew R. and Donna...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2021
  • Award: varies up to 2400
Deadline04/15/2021
$825.00 Erin Wright Memorial Scholarship
The Erin Wright Memorial Scholarship was established by family and friends in memory of Erin Wright, a SUNY New Paltz art education student. Erin...
The Erin Wright Memorial Scholarship was established by family and...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2021
  • Award: $825.00
Deadline04/15/2021
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: 04/15/2021
  • Award: varies: up to $1500
Deadline04/15/2021
$2,000 per year for 2 years Julien and Jane Studley Visual Art Scholarship Fund
Established in 2016, through the generosity of Mrs. Jane Studley, this Fund will be used to support rising juniors (sophomores going into their...
Established in 2016, through the generosity of Mrs. Jane Studley, this...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2021
  • Award: $2,000 per year for 2 years
Deadline04/15/2021
Varies (up $800) Luigi and Anita Traverso Endowment for Italian Studies
The Luigi and Anita Traverso Endowment was created by Professor Emeritus Giancarlo Traverso to honor his and his brother Giuseppe’s parents. It...
The Luigi and Anita Traverso Endowment was created by Professor Emeritus...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2021
  • Award: Varies (up $800)
Deadline04/15/2021
Varies (up to 1600) Milton 'Sparky' Garrison Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Established in 2004 through the generosity of alumni friends. The applicant must be: A. Junior entering Senior year and majoring in one of the...
Established in 2004 through the generosity of alumni friends. The...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2021
  • Award: Varies (up to 1600)
Deadline04/15/2021
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: 04/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/15/2021
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: 04/15/2021
  • Award: Varies - up to $850
Deadline04/15/2021
$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: 04/15/2021
  • Award: $1000
Deadline04/15/2021
varies (up to $3,000) William and Yvonne Allenson Art Studio Scholarship Fund
Established through a bequest of William and Yvonne Allenson, dedicated educators at SUNY New Paltz, this scholarship provides financial support to...
Established through a bequest of William and Yvonne Allenson, dedicated...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2021
  • Award: varies (up to $3,000)
Deadline04/15/2021
$2,000 Giuseppe Traverso Citizen Naturalist Internship Endowed Fund
Established in 2014 by Professor Emeritus Giancarlo Traverso to honor his brother Giuseppe who in his brief life, thought and did much more than he...
Established in 2014 by Professor Emeritus Giancarlo Traverso to honor...
  • Deadline: 04/16/2021
  • Award: $2,000
Deadline04/16/2021
varies Luigi and Anita Traverso Photography Scholarship Endowment
Graduating BFA Photography majors currently in Thesis 2 may submit work for the Luigi and Anita Traverso Photography Scholarship. This award is...
Graduating BFA Photography majors currently in Thesis 2 may submit work...
  • Deadline: 04/19/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/19/2021
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: 04/25/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/25/2021
$2000 per semester - stipend based Floyd Lattin & Ward Mintz Dorsky Museum Fund for Education and Outreach
Established by Floyd Lattin and Ward Mintz to enhance the work of The Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art’s education and community engagement...
Established by Floyd Lattin and Ward Mintz to enhance the work of The...
  • Deadline: 05/06/2021
  • Award: $2000 per semester - stipend based
Deadline05/06/2021
varies Sojourner Truth Undergraduate Scholarship
This is an endowed scholarship that will be offered for up to 4 years. Newly admitted Freshman must have a 90 or higher High School GPA to qualify...
This is an endowed scholarship that will be offered for up to 4 years. ...
  • Deadline: 07/01/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline07/01/2021
$2000 per year for 4 years Barbara Geider Scholarship Endowment Fund
Established by Barbara Geider to help support academically talented students entering New Paltz. In making its selection, preference will be given...
Established by Barbara Geider to help support academically talented...
  • Deadline: 08/06/2021
  • Award: $2000 per year for 4 years
Deadline08/06/2021
Varies Barbara Hardgrave Voice Award
Recipients of the Barbara Hardgrave Voice Award will be selected by the department chair and vocal faculty at SUNY New Paltz. The non-renewable...
Recipients of the Barbara Hardgrave Voice Award will be selected by the...
  • Deadline: 08/06/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/06/2021
Varies Celebrating New Paltz Gala Scholarship Endowment
In recognition of the integral relationship of the three communities of New Paltz: the State University, the Town and the Village, a scholarship...
In recognition of the integral relationship of the three communities of...
  • Deadline: 08/06/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/06/2021
Varies Celebrating New Paltz Regional Scholarship
Beginning with the 2007 event, the Gala Celebrating New Paltz Steering Committee decided to dedicate the net proceeds of the Celebrating New Paltz...
Beginning with the 2007 event, the Gala Celebrating New Paltz Steering...
  • Deadline: 08/06/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/06/2021
5000 (1250 per year) Elizabeth Mousseau Fite '50 Memorial Endowed Scholarship
The Elizabeth Mousseau Fite ’50 Memorial Endowed Scholarship was established in 2013 to support at least one undergraduate student freshman from...
The Elizabeth Mousseau Fite ’50 Memorial Endowed Scholarship was...
  • Deadline: 08/06/2021
  • Award: 5000 (1250 per year)
Deadline08/06/2021
Varies Fleet Bank Endowed Scholarship Fund
The recipient must be a newly admitted or continuing student who is a fully matriculated and attending SUNY New Paltz with a 12 credit minimum...
The recipient must be a newly admitted or continuing student who is a...
  • Deadline: 08/06/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/06/2021
$1875 per year for 4 years Francis X. Cahill Endowed Scholarship
Established in 1997 by Francis X. Cahill, a 1952 SUNY New Paltz graduate, to be awarded to a worthy graduate of Kingston High School newly admitted...
Established in 1997 by Francis X. Cahill, a 1952 SUNY New Paltz...
  • Deadline: 08/06/2021
  • Award: $1875 per year for 4 years
Deadline08/06/2021
Varies Freda Heinz '30 Memorial Scholarship
The scholarship was established in 2009, by Freda’s husband, Oscar Heinz, who died in 2005. It was his wish that a renewable, recruitment...
The scholarship was established in 2009, by Freda’s husband, Oscar...
  • Deadline: 08/06/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/06/2021
varies Gail K. Gallerie Scholarship
Established by Gail K. Gallerie to support a renewable scholarship to selected SUNY New Paltz students based upon funds available. Eligible...
Established by Gail K. Gallerie to support a renewable scholarship to...
  • Deadline: 08/06/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline08/06/2021
Varies International Student Scholarship
This scholarship was established to assist international students in the Center for International Programs. Recipients of the International Student...
This scholarship was established to assist international students in the...
  • Deadline: 08/06/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/06/2021
Varies Jean M. and Howard A. Doty Mathematics Scholarship
Established in 1996, by Lynne Doty ’75 in memory of her parents Jean and Howard to help support students interested in majoring in Mathematics at...
Established in 1996, by Lynne Doty ’75 in memory of her parents Jean and...
  • Deadline: 08/06/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/06/2021
$2,000 - $6,000 per year Joseph Y. Resnick Scholarship Fund
This scholarship is available to residents of Ulster County who demonstrate financial need and who are graduates of secondary schools in Ulster...
This scholarship is available to residents of Ulster County who...
  • Deadline: 08/06/2021
  • Award: $2,000 - $6,000 per year
Deadline08/06/2021
$1,000.00 Mildred and Louis Resnick Scholarship Fund
Established by Mildred and Louis Resnick this scholarship will be awarded annually to entering full-time freshmen or transfer who possess...
Established by Mildred and Louis Resnick this scholarship will be...
  • Deadline: 08/06/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline08/06/2021
Varies Peg Leg Bates Memorial Scholarship
Established through a generous gift from Mildred and Louis Resnick in honor of Clayton (Peg Leg) Bates, a dancer born in 1907 who despite loosing a...
Established through a generous gift from Mildred and Louis Resnick in...
  • Deadline: 08/06/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/06/2021
Varies Professor Vera Irwin Endowed Scholarship Fund
The Professor Vera Irwin Endowed Scholarship Fund will provide two scholarships to incoming students. In making its selection, preference will be...
The Professor Vera Irwin Endowed Scholarship Fund will provide two...
  • Deadline: 08/06/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/06/2021
varies Recruitment Scholarship Endowment
Established to help recruit academically talented students to SUNY New Paltz. This scholarship will be awarded through the Admissions Office. ...
Established to help recruit academically talented students to SUNY New...
  • Deadline: 08/06/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline08/06/2021
varies Robert Kyncl '95 & Luz Avila Kyncl '96 STEM Scholarships
Established by Robert and Luz Kyncl, eligible students, either freshman or transfers, must have indicated an interest in Computer Science or one of...
Established by Robert and Luz Kyncl, eligible students, either freshman...
  • Deadline: 08/06/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline08/06/2021
$5,000.00 Ruth and Raymond DeRoberts Memorial Scholarship
Established in memory of Ruth and Raymond DeRoberts for the purpose of awarding scholarships or financial aid to students who have obtained high...
Established in memory of Ruth and Raymond DeRoberts for the purpose of...
  • Deadline: 08/06/2021
  • Award: $5,000.00
Deadline08/06/2021
Varies Sposato Sisters Scholarship Endowment Fund
Established in honor of the Sposato Sisters, alumnae of SUNY New Paltz, to assist new students. The scholarship recipient will be a fully...
Established in honor of the Sposato Sisters, alumnae of SUNY New Paltz,...
  • Deadline: 08/06/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/06/2021
up to $3,000 Trudy Resnick Farber Memorial Scholarship
Established in memory of Trudy Resnick Farber by Harry and Marcia Resnick. The scholarship award shall be SUNY New Paltz students who are...
Established in memory of Trudy Resnick Farber by Harry and Marcia...
  • Deadline: 08/06/2021
  • Award: up to $3,000
Deadline08/06/2021
Varies Unrestricted Recruitment Scholarships
Established to help provide admissions recruitment scholarships.
Established to help provide admissions recruitment scholarships.
  • Deadline: 08/06/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/06/2021
$1,000.00 Van Lare Family Endowed Scholarship
Established in 2014 through the generosity of the Wendell and Karen Van Lare for deserving students with financial need residing in any New York...
Established in 2014 through the generosity of the Wendell and Karen Van...
  • Deadline: 08/06/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline08/06/2021
Varies Heinz Ahlmeyer, Jr. Emergency Scholarship for Veterans and Returning Military
Established in 2017, to provide emergency support to veterans and returning military whose ability to continue at New Paltz is threatened by...
Established in 2017, to provide emergency support to veterans and...
  • Deadline: 12/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/15/2021