Our Opportunities

Scholarships Opportunities will be open to search/application until March 31, 2020 for the 2020-2021 school year unless otherwise indicated in the Opportunity description.
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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$750.00 Steve Bogart Memorial Scholarship
Established to help engineering students at New Paltz. The scholarship recipient will be a full time matriculated undergraduate student majoring in...
Established to help engineering students at New Paltz. The scholarship...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2020
  • Award: $750.00
Deadline04/01/2020
$2,000.00 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: 04/15/2020
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline04/15/2020
Varies 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: 04/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/15/2020
$1,000.00 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: 04/15/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline04/15/2020
$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: 04/15/2020
  • Award: $2000 per year for 4 years
Deadline04/15/2020
$1,000.00 Bernard Aratowsky Memorial Scholarship
Established in 1986, by members of the History and the Foreign Language departments of SUNY New Paltz, and also by family and friends. The award is...
Established in 1986, by members of the History and the Foreign Language...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline04/15/2020
$1000.00 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: 04/15/2020
  • Award: $1000.00
Deadline04/15/2020
Up to $2,000 BA, $4,000 MBA Business Association for Students of Color (BASC) MBA Scholarship Fund
Established in 2015 to provide scholarship support for students participating in The Business Association for Students of Color (BASC) to serve as...
Established in 2015 to provide scholarship support for students...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2020
  • Award: Up to $2,000 BA, $4,000 MBA
Deadline04/15/2020
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: 04/15/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/15/2020
$1,200.00 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: 04/15/2020
  • Award: $1,200.00
Deadline04/15/2020
$2,000.00 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: 04/15/2020
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline04/15/2020
Varies Daniel Schackman Memorial Fund for Students
Established in 2012 through the generosity of friends and family of Daniel Shackman to support the presentation work of Communication and Digital...
Established in 2012 through the generosity of friends and family of...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/15/2020
varies David '05 and Sara '10 Walton Metal Thesis Support Fund
The fund will provide a one-time, non-renewable award(s) to be used to advance the success of one or more graduate or undergraduate Metal...
The fund will provide a one-time, non-renewable award(s) to be used to...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/15/2020
Varies, up to $400, for travel in Spring 2020 David Lavallee Student Travel Fund
The purpose of this program is to help undergraduate and graduate students cover the costs of traveling to regional and national scholarly...
The purpose of this program is to help undergraduate and graduate...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2020
  • Award: Varies, up to $400, for travel in Spring 2020
Deadline04/15/2020
$2,800.00 Donald P. and Sandra K. Christian Research Scholarship Endowment
Established in 2016 by Donald and Sandra Christian, this fund will provide scholarship support for one or more academically distinguished students...
Established in 2016 by Donald and Sandra Christian, this fund will...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2020
  • Award: $2,800.00
Deadline04/15/2020
$1400 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: 04/15/2020
  • Award: $1400
Deadline04/15/2020
Varies Dr. Chigurupati Seshu Memorial Scholarship Endowment in Economics
Established in 2003, through the generosity of family and friends of Professor Chigurupati Rama Seshu. Born in India on June 15, 1935, he received...
Established in 2003, through the generosity of family and friends of...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/15/2020
$2,500.00 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: 04/15/2020
  • Award: $2,500.00
Deadline04/15/2020
$1,000.00 Dr. Donald Schiff Scholarship for Psychology Graduate Study
Established in 2017 by Joyce Schiff in memory of her husband and former professor, Dr. Donald Schiff. This scholarship is available to talented...
Established in 2017 by Joyce Schiff in memory of her husband and former...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline04/15/2020
$1,000.00 Dr. Edwin A. Ulrich Business 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 Business. In...
Established in 1998 in memory of Dr. Edwin A. Ulrich for third or fourth...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline04/15/2020
$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: 04/15/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline04/15/2020
$1,000.00 Dr. Edwin A. Ulrich Music 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: 04/15/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline04/15/2020
$1,000.00 Dr. Edwin A. Ulrich Theatre 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: 04/15/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline04/15/2020
$3,000.00 Dr. Evelyn Crawford '58 '62g and Simon Gluckman Scholarship
This fund was established by the Gluckmans to support academic achievement in college and community service among students. Evelyn Gluckman is an...
This fund was established by the Gluckmans to support academic...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2020
  • Award: $3,000.00
Deadline04/15/2020
$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: 04/15/2020
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline04/15/2020
$2,000.00 Dr. Joseph C. Paparone Endowed Scholarship
The Dr. Joseph C. Paparone Endowed Scholarship Fund will support an annual non-­renewable scholarship to a SUNY New Paltz. Theatre Arts major....
The Dr. Joseph C. Paparone Endowed Scholarship Fund will support an...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2020
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline04/15/2020
Varies Dr. Margaret Wade-Lewis Memorial Scholarship Endowment
Dr. Margaret Wade-Lewis joined New Paltz in 1974 as an associate professor of Linguistics and Literature in the Department of Black Studies, later...
Dr. Margaret Wade-Lewis joined New Paltz in 1974 as an associate...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/15/2020
$2000 Dr. Nancy F. Marino '72 Annual Scholarship for Study in Spain
Established in 2019 by Frank McBath in honor Dr. Nancy F. Marino ’70 who was an internationally known scholar of Medieval and Renaissance Spnish...
Established in 2019 by Frank McBath in honor Dr. Nancy F. Marino ’70 who...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2020
  • Award: $2000
Deadline04/15/2020
Varies Dr. Richard A. Panman Memorial Scholarship
*This award in honor of Dr. Richard Panman, Professor Emeritus of Psychology, was established in May 2000 by his wife, Sandra, his two children,...
*This award in honor of Dr. Richard Panman, Professor Emeritus of...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/15/2020
$3,500.00 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: 04/15/2020
  • Award: $3,500.00
Deadline04/15/2020
$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: 04/15/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline04/15/2020
Varies Educational Opportunity Program Scholarship
Established to help support EOP students in need. Applicants must be a full time matriculated student enrolled through EOP at New Paltz. Preference...
Established to help support EOP students in need. Applicants must be a...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/15/2020
Varies Edward A. Carroll and Gina O’Brien Carroll Experiential Scholarship Fund
Established in 2015 by alumni, Edward A. Carroll’ 85 and Gina O’Brien Carroll ’86 to provide scholarship support with a preference to one or more...
Established in 2015 by alumni, Edward A. Carroll’ 85 and Gina O’Brien...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/15/2020
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, entering as a...
The Elizabeth Mousseau Fite ’50 Memorial Endowed Scholarship was...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2020
  • Award: 5000 (1250 per year)
Deadline04/15/2020
varies Entergy Diversity Scholarship Fund
The Entergy Diversity Scholarship supports capable engineering students who are underrepresented or who, because of their financial resources, have...
The Entergy Diversity Scholarship supports capable engineering students...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/15/2020
$2,400.00 Entergy Endowed Scholarship
Established by Entergy Corporation to provide scholarship support for underrepresented students in engineering.
Established by Entergy Corporation to provide scholarship support for...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2020
  • Award: $2,400.00
Deadline04/15/2020
$2000 Exxonmobil - Engineering
This scholarship was created through a generous gift, in support of New York State resident students from under-represented populations in the STEM...
This scholarship was created through a generous gift, in support of New...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2020
  • Award: $2000
Deadline04/15/2020
$2000 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: 04/15/2020
  • Award: $2000 per year for 4 years
Deadline04/15/2020
$3,000.00 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: 04/15/2020
  • Award: $3,000.00
Deadline04/15/2020
$1,800.00 Friends of Asian Studies Endowment
Established in 2006 by Asian Studies Alumni and Friends of Asian Studies, the endowment provides support to Asian Studies major through student...
Established in 2006 by Asian Studies Alumni and Friends of Asian...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2020
  • Award: $1,800.00
Deadline04/15/2020
$1,800.00 Gary and Janaki Patrik Music Endowment
*Established by Gary and Janaki Patrik to award scholarships to full or part-time matriculated students in the music program. Eligible recipients...
*Established by Gary and Janaki Patrik to award scholarships to full or...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2020
  • Award: $1,800.00
Deadline04/15/2020
$2,000.00 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: 04/15/2020
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline04/15/2020
$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: 04/15/2020
  • Award: $2,000
Deadline04/15/2020
$151.40 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: 04/15/2020
  • Award: $151.40
Deadline04/15/2020
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: 04/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/15/2020
varies Helen A. and James T. McShane Memorial Scholarship Annual Fund
Established in 2019 in memory of Helen and James McShane by their sons Dennis ’77, Brian ’74 and Timothy ’84, all SUNY New Paltz alumni. This fund...
Established in 2019 in memory of Helen and James McShane by their sons...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/15/2020
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: 04/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/15/2020
$500 or more 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: 04/15/2020
  • Award: $500 or more
Deadline04/15/2020
varies Jeffrey G. Korn '79 Internship Fund
The Jeffrey G. Korn ’79 Internship Fund was established in 2017 and will be open to applicants who are majoring in one of the disciplines offered...
The Jeffrey G. Korn ’79 Internship Fund was established in 2017 and will...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline04/15/2020
$1,000 Jim Fredricks CAS Student Employee Scholarship
Established in by College Auxiliary Services (CAS) to honor the late Jimmy Fredericks, beloved Executive Director of Campus Auxiliary Services who...
Established in by College Auxiliary Services (CAS) to honor the late...
  • Deadline: 04/15/2020
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline04/15/2020