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Alexander Rae Baldwin Jr. Memorial Scholarship for Political ScienceThis scholarship is awarded to students with demonstrated need majoring in political science. Recipients must also have an academic record of merit with a GPA of 3.0 or higher, and have a demonstrated commitment to community service or have been involved with activities for the betterment of society.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. Recipients are selected by faculty in the political science program, based on projects and contributions made to this major. Recipients are chosen in the Spring for the next academic year.
Alexander Rae Baldwin Jr. Memorial Scholarship for Theater and Performing ArtsThis scholarship is awarded to students with demonstrated financial need majoring in Theater and Performing Arts. Recipients must also have an academic record of merit with a GPA of 3.0 or higher, and have a demonstrated commitment to community service or have been involved with activities for the betterment of society.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. Recipients are selected by faculty in the Performing Arts program based on projects and contributions made to this major. Recipients are chosen in the Spring for the following academic year.
Alfred Brooks Memorial Theater ScholarshipThis scholarship is awarded annually to a full time Junior or Senior theater major at Binghamton University, with a preference for a student who is passionate about theater directing, followed by those with an interest in acting in theater.No application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Asia ScholarshipThis scholarship is awarded through the Asian Studies Department to assist students who will be studying abroad in China.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Barbara and Alan Pollack Scholarship for Academic ExcellenceA merit-based scholarship awarded to a junior majoring in science, math, history or economics in Harpur College.Students are selected by recommendation by faculty members with their qualification reviewed the Academic Standards Committee of Harpur College. No formal application or inquiry needed. Selection made during the spring semester.
Barnes & Noble Scholarship: Harpur CollegeEstablished in 2007, these funds were donated by Barnes & Noble College Booksellers, Inc. to help students finance higher education.No application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Barry S. and Patricia A. Daneman ScholarshipEstablished in 2002 by Barry S. Daneman '73 and Patricia A. Daneman '75. This scholarship will be awarded to a married Harpur College graduate student and alternate between the Creative Writing program and the Masters in Public Administration program.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Benedict and Louise Tuccinardi Memorial ScholarshipThis scholarship is awarded to an Economics major with preference given to students who have financial need.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Benjamin and Ann Schecter Scholarship in Judaic StudiesThis scholarship is awarded annually to a student with a major or minor in Judaic Studies.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Bernard F. Huppe ScholarshipEstablished in 1995 by Alex Huppe ('69) in memory of his father who was one of Harpur College's founders. This scholarship is awarded to a full-time Harpur College student enrolled in the humanities, and is based on academic merit and proven financial need.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Bernice and Louis Dozoretz Judaic Studies ScholarshipThis schoolarship is awarded to a matriculated undergraduate Binghamton University student majoring in Judaic Studies and maintaining a 3.0 GPA or higher. This scholarship is renewable for up to eight semesters of undergraduate work as long as the criteria continues to be met.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Beth F. '78 and Anthony J. '77 Terrana Pre-Dental ScholarshipThis scholarship is awarded on a yearly basis to students in Harpur Pre-Dental studies who demonstrate both financial need and outstanding academic achievement.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. An additional scholarship application is required as well, which may be found on the web at http://www2.binghamton.edu/pre-health/scholarships.html The application deadline is typically March 1 to April 1 each year. Recipients will be chosen in the spring for the next academic year.
Beth F. '78 and Anthony J. '77 Terrana ScholarshipThis scholarship is awarded on a yearly basis to Harpur upper-level undergraduate tudents who demonstrate both financial need and outstanding academic achievement.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. The application deadline is typically March 1 to April 1 each year. Recipients will be chosen in the spring for the next academic year.
Betty and Harry Lincoln Music ScholarshipThis scholarship is awarded each year to a Binghamton University junior with demonstrated excellence in the study of music history.No application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic merit. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Birnbaum Family ScholarshipProvides scholarships to full-time Harpur College undergraduate students from the New York City metropolitan area who show academic promise and have proven financial need.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Bloom Family ScholarshipEstablished in 1996 by alumni Steven H. ('78) and Susan A. ('80) Bloom. This scholarship is awarded to a full-time Harpur College junior or senior with superior academic merit (GPA 3.5), proven financial need, and involvement in extracurricular activities which benefit the University or area community.Student must have a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) on file with the BU Financial Aid Services Office. A separate application must also be submitted, via http://www2.binghamton.edu/financial-aid/types-of-aid/scholarships/community-service-scholarships.html Application deadline is early April for the following academic year. Review and selection of recipient is done by committee.
Bruce M. Steinberg '88 Scholarship in Mathematics and ScienceEstablished in 2013, this scholarship is awarded to an incoming freshman who is a US citizen but who resides outside NY State (paying out-of-state tuition), who is a math or science major, and who demonstrates both academic merit and financial need. The scholarship is renewable for 3 additional years as long as the recipient continues to meet the criteria, and maintains a minimum 3.0 gpa.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Charlene Kahlor Kramer '73 and Roger Kramer '72 ScholarshipEstablished in 2013, this scholarship was created to benefit a single mother enrolled at Binghamton University. Recipient must be in good academic standing and demonstrate financial need.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Charlene Kahlor Kramer '73 and Roger Kramer '72 ScholarshipEstablished in 1995, this scholarship is awarded to full-time Harpur College students from New York State with proven financial need and a record of academic excellence. The scholarships are open to freshmen and may be renewed as long as the recipients meet the criteria. One scholarship must be awarded to a female student.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Cinema Scholarship in Honor of Professor Kenneth JacobsEstablished in 1996 by Jonathan M. Plasse, Esq. '72, this scholarship is awarded to financially needy students in good academic standing. First preference is given to cinema majors followed by theater, literature, or visual arts majors.No application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made by committee. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
David P. Mancini Fine Arts ScholarshipThis scholarship has been established in honor of David P. Mancini to benefit a student in the Fine Arts program with preference to students focusing on fine arts other than music, theater, and dance (i.e., aspiring artists), based both on merit and need.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Dennis Schneck and Tracy Caliendo-Schneck ScholarshipThis scholarship, established in 2006 by Dennis M. Schneck '97 and Tracy A. Caliendo-Schneck '97, is awarded to Harpur or School of Management undergraduate students at Binghamton University, based on academic merit and proven financial need. Preference is given to residents of the five boroughs of New York City. The recipient will retain the scholarship for up to four years, or until a bachelor's degree is attained, provided they continue to meet financial need and maintain a minimum 3.2 GPA to renew for sophomore year, and a minimum 3.3 GPA to renew in junior and senior years.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Dorothy Davison Denk '57 Memorial ScholarshipThis scholarship was established by M. William Denk '58 in memory of his wife, Dorothy Davison Denk '57 and is awarded each year to a Harpur College student in need of financial assistance.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Dr. Nathan V. Cooper Memorial ScholarshipEstablished in 1995 by Dr. David R. Cooper '67, in memory of his father. This scholarship is awarded to a full-time senior, junior, or sophomore chemistry major with academic excellence and proven financial need.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Dr. Dominick A. and Susan G. Artuso ScholarshipThis scholarship is awarded to full-time junior and senior students with demonstrated need, enrolled in a pre-medical course of study, and who have maintained a cumulative grade point average of 3.2 or higher. Preference shall be given to those students whose academic record, extracurricular activities, and demonstrated commitment to pre-medical studies make them most likely to be accepted to medical school.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. An additional scholarship application is required as well, which may be found on the web at http://www2.binghamton.edu/pre-health/scholarships.html The application deadline is typically March 1 to April 1 each year. Recipients will be chosen in the spring for the next academic year.
Dr. Glenn G. and Mrs. Wanda B. Bartle Scholarship EndowmentThis scholarship is awarded to a full-time Harpur College undergraduate student with academic merit and proven financial need. The scholarship was established in 1996 by the late Mrs. Bartle, a longtime friend of the University and wife of the first President of Harpur College.Student must have a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) on file with the BU Financial Aid Services Office. No other formal application or inquiry required. Selection is made by the Financial Aid Services Office and is awarded during the spring for following academic year.
Dr. Joseph J. Eron '80 Undergraduate ScholarshipEstablished by James E. Ludwig '81 and Cynthia P. Cobbs, this scholarship is awarded annually to a junior or senior biology or biochemistry major who demonstrates academic merit. Preference for a recipient who has conducted research, volunteered in a laboratory or been involved in an activity which benefits the University.To be determined (4/3/2014)--More information will be posted once an application process is known.
Dr. Paul Weigand ScholarshipAwarded annually to students majoring or minoring in German language and for students involved in comparative literature. The scholarship will also fund study abroad opportunities in Germany or German-speaking nations.For information contact Professor Rosmarie Morewedge in the German, Russian and East Asian Languages Department.
E. W. Heier Memorial ScholarshipEstablished in 1995 by Robert F. Schumann in memory of E.W. Ike Heier, professor and campus greenhouse manager. The scholarship is awarded to a full-time student with a demonstrated interest in Botany as demonstrated by volunteering in the campus greenhouse. First preference is given to students with demonstrated financial need as in filing the FAFSA, but others will also be considered.Student must have a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) on file with the BU Financial Aid Services Office. No other formal application is required. Selection of applicant done by the manager of E.W. Heier Teaching and Research Greenhouses. Selection of recipient is made late March to early April for the following academic year.
Edward Thorsen Memorial ScholarshipProvides one scholarship to a junior pre-med student who has achieved an A- or better overall average and who is committed to a career in medicine.A scholarship application is required which may be found on the web at http://www2.binghamton.edu/pre-health/scholarships.html The application deadline is typically March 1 to April 1 each year. Recipients will be chosen in the spring for the next academic year.
Emily A. Nielsen and Orville F. Nielsen, MD Music ScholarshipThis scholarship is awarded to an incoming freshman student interested in pursuing music as a major and who demonstrates exceptional ability in the field of music, as well as academic achievement. The scholarship will be renewed for up to a four-year commitment as long as the recipient continues to meet the criteria and maintains a GPA of 3.0 or higher.Application is available in the Office of the Director of Undergraduate Studies in the Music Department. The application deadline varies but is generally mid-March. Review of applications and selection is done by committee. Recipients will be chosen in the spring for the following academic year.
Emily A. Nielsen and Orville F. Nielsen, MD Music Scholarship in Honor of Professor Mary BurgessThis scholarship is awarded to a Binghamton University Music student, preferably given to a student in voice.Application is available in the Office of the Director of Undergraduate Studies in the Music Department. The application deadline varies but is generally mid-March. Review of application and selection done by committee. Recipients will be chosen in the spring for the following academic year.
Emily A. Nielsen and Orville F. Nielsen, MD Scholarship in Music and TheatreA three-year scholarship which is awarded on the basis of merit and financial need.Application is available in the Offices of the Directors of Undergraduate Studies in the Music/Theater Department. The application deadline varies but is generally mid-March. Awarded in the spring semester for the following academic year. Review of application and selection done by committee.
Frank S. '94 and Rosemary Vellucci ScholarshipThis scholarship, established in 2011 by Frank S. Vellucci '94, is awarded to an undergraduate junior/senior level student with a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher, who has demonstrated a strong commitment to pursuing a career in law but who faces obstacles to achieving their ambition.Applications become available around January 1st of each year, with deadline to apply around March 1st. The application for 2014-15 may be found at: http://www2.binghamton.edu/pre-law/scholarships-awards.html or by contacting John Koch at jkoch@binghamton.edu
Geography ScholarshipEstablished by the Binghamton University Geography Department to benefit full-time minority students (undergraduate only) who demonstrate academic achievement.No application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic merit. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
George E. Moore Minority Physics ScholarshipThe "George E. Moore Minority Physics Scholarship" is awarded to a minority physics undergraduate student based on academic merit.Selection is made from entering freshmen who are specifically invited by the Physics Department to apply. Recipients will be chosen in the spring for the following academic year and retain the scholarship for up to four years of undergraduate study as long as they maintain a 3.0 or higher GPA and remain in the Physics program.
Gertrude Liebermann Memorial ScholarshipEstablished by Clifford D. Clark, former President of Binghamton University. This scholarship is awarded to a student based on academic achievement in the arts or languages, and on financial need.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Glenn Gardner/Slam Stewart Memorial ScholarshipThis scholarship is awarded to a music student selected by the Music Department faculty.Application is available in the Office of the Director of Undergraduate Studies in the Music Department. The application deadline varies but is generally mid-March. Review of application and selection done by committee. Awarded during the spring semester for the following academic year.
Gregg '87 and Deborah '88 Hymowitz ScholarshipEstablished in 1995, this scholarship is awarded to a full-time undergraduate student in Harpur College demonstrating financial need.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Gruber Family ScholarshipAwarded to a full-time Harpur College junior or senior with proven academic merit. One scholarship will be awarded to an English major and one to a Theater major each year. The award is based on both intellectual and artistic talents.No application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic merit. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Harry and Liese B. Fischer ScholarshipThis scholarship was established in 2000 to benefit a first generation Harpur College student of promise who is an immigrant or whose parents are immigrants. Must demonstrate financial need.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Helen and Wendelin Bernhard Memorial ScholarshipThis scholarship is awarded each year to a full-time Harpur undergraduate student majoring in Geological Science who demonstrates high academic merit and financial need.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Herbert Posner Scholarship in the Biological Sciences.Established by Rita Posner, this scholarship is awarded to a full-time matriculated student pursuing a degree in the biological sciences. Recipient must demonstrate financial need and exceptional academic merit by achieving a 3.5 gpa or above. Preference given to juniors or seniors. Scholarship is renewable provided the student continues to meet the criteria.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Irene S. Oppenheim/Gabriela A. Russo Memorial Italian Studies ScholarshipThis scholarship is awarded to a full-time female Harpur College student majoring in Italian language. The scholarship is based on academic merit and proven financial need. Students must be involved as Community Service Volunteers.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Irene S. Oppenheim/Gabriela A. Russo Memorial Judaic Studies ScholarshipThis scholarship is awarded to a full-time female Harpur College student majoring in Judaic Studies. The scholarship is based on academic merit and proven financial need. Students must be involved as Community Service Volunteers.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Jacob and Rose Olum Foundation ScholarshipEstablished in 1996, this scholarship is awarded to a full-time sophomore, junior, or senior who is majoring in Judaic Studies. The award is based upon academic merit and proven financial need.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
James and Catherine O'Connor ScholarshipAwarded to a Harpur College undergraduate Spanish majors and minors with academic achievement. Graduate students studying Spanish are also eligible.No application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic merit. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
James and Terry Orband ScholarshipEstablished in 2004 by James '81 and Terry Orband. This scholarship will be awarded annually to an Intercollegiate Student Athlete who is enrolled in Harpur College in good academic standing.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Jeffrey L. '73 and Karen S. '76 Tanenbaum ScholarshipThis scholarship is awarded annually to a Harpur College student with a preference for incoming freshmen with demonstrated financial need. Recipients will retain the scholarship through their senior year as long as they continue to meet the criteria and remain in good academic standing.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Jennifer '98 and Cynthia '01 Reis ScholarshipEstablished by Pamela A. Reis in honor of her two daughters this scholarship is awarded to a full time undergraduate student who is being raised by a single mother. Recipient must demonstrate academic merit and financial need. Preference for a recipient who plans to enter the fields of social work, mental health services, or sports medicine. Preference for a recipient who demonstrates a strong work ethic and maintains a job while attending college.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Jerome J. and Julia Perl and Dr. Theodore Perl Pre-Medical ScholarshipThe scholarship is awarded to an outstanding student who has completed his/her junior year of college, intends to pursue a medical degree, and has demonstrated financial need.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. An additional scholarship application is required as well, which may be found on the web at http://www2.binghamton.edu/pre-health/scholarships.html The application deadline is typically March 1 to April 1 each year. Recipients will be chosen in the spring for the next academic year.
Joel D. Robinson Memorial ScholarshipAwarded to students in good academic standing with preference to a student involved in social issues in the Broome/Tioga area.An application and three letters of reference must be submitted to Professor Gladys Jimenez-Munoz by April 15th. Application information is posted in the PipeDream, a BU student paper, in February or March. Review of applications and selection done by a committee. Awarded during the spring semester for the following academic year.
Joel Kellman '63 Family ScholarshipEstablished in 1999 this scholarship will be awarded annually to an African American student studying at Binghamton University who is in need of financial assistance. The student should show high potential which would not necessarily be reflected in a high grade point average and be motivated to excel. Recipients will be considered and selected according to these principles and the following guidelines. 1) Harpur College undergraduate, 2) African American 3) demonstrated financial need and 4) students of high potential who are highly motivated to excel.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
John and Vi Bielenberg Theatre ScholarshipThis scholarship is awarded to a sophomore or junior theater major demonstrating exceptional promise in scenic, costume, or lighting design. Selection made by Department of Theater with recommendation from committee.No application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
John M. and Marcella M. Keeler Scholarship in MusicEstablished in 1999 by John M. and Marcella M. '86 Keeler, this scholarship is awarded to a music department student, with first preference given to a student in choral conducting or voice.Application is available in the Office of the Director of Undergraduate Studies in the Music Department. The application deadline varies but is generally mid-March. Review of application and selection done by committee. Recipients will be chosen in the spring for the following academic year.
Jordan M. Greenwald Memorial ScholarshipThis scholarship was established to assist a junior or senior student of the Classics who demonstrates academic excellence in that field. It will rotate yearly between the Greek and Latin Departments. The scholarship was established in memory of Jordan M. Greenwald, an alumnus.No application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic merit. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Jordan Peter Hirsch Memorial ScholarshipThis scholarship is awarded each year to a full time sophomore, junior or senior with a cumulative gpa of 3.0 or above. Preference is for a student with demonstrated financial need who is majoring in Biological Sciences, Biochemistry, Chemistry, Geological Sciences, Environmental Studies, or who has expressed an interest in the study of science. Student must be a non-smoker.An application must be submitted, which can be found at http://www2.binghamton.edu/financial-aid/pdf/hirsch-scholarship.pdf or obtained from the Financial Aid Office. Application deadline is April 19th. Because demonstrated financial need is required the applicant must also have a valid Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) on file by the application deadline. Recipients are chosen in the Spring for the following academic year.
Joseph I. Muscatine ScholarshipEstablished in 1986 by Dr. David M. ('76) and Naomi Bloom in memory of her father, this scholarship is awarded to a US citizen who is a full-time undergraduate with a demonstrated record of high achievement and proven financial need.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Joseph L. Cohen Jr. '90 Memorial ScholarshipEstablished by Mr. and Mrs. Joseph L. Cohen and the Binghamton Crosbys. The scholarship is awarded to a full-time junior or senior who is involved in the arts and who shows a commitment to community service. The award is based upon academic merit with preference given to students with financial need.Student must have a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) on file with the BU Financial Aid Services Office. A separate application must also be submitted, via http://www2.binghamton.edu/financial-aid/types-of-aid/scholarships/community-service-scholarships.html Application deadline is early April for the following academic year. Review and selection of recipient is done by committee.
Judith and Seymour Ehrenberg Endowed ScholarshipThe scholarship was established in 1998 by Ronald G. ('66) and Randy A. ('67) Ehrenberg in honor of their parents. First preference will be given to a Harpur College undergraduate student.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Larry Kressel '66 'Stepping on the Coat' Memorial ScholarshipEstablished by classmates and family members in memory of Larry Kressel '66, who began the "Stepping on the Coat" ritual at Binghamton University and who demonstrated a life-long commitment to social service. The scholarship is awarded annually to a Harpur College student with first preference given to a student who demonstrates a commitment to social service.An application must be submitted, via http://www2.binghamton.edu/financial-aid/types-of-aid/scholarships/community-service-scholarships.html Application deadline is early April for the following academic year. Review and selection of recipient is done by committee.
Lawrence and Rita Davis Pre-Dental ScholarshipThis scholarship is awarded to a full-time Harpur College senior with a pre-dental major showing academic merit with a GPA of 2.9 or above, with a preference for financial need and a continued commitment to community service. First preference is given to a student who is a local resident and currently employed part-time to assist with his/her educational expenses.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. An additional scholarship application is required as well, which may be found on the web at http://www2.binghamton.edu/pre-health/scholarships.html The application deadline is typically March 1 to April 1 each year. Recipients will be chosen in the spring for the next academic year.
Lawrence I. Wilkins ScholarshipAwarded to a Harpur student majoring in math with academic excellence.No application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic merit. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Leon J. Goldstein ScholarshipEstablished in 2006 by Helene Levy Schultz ('81, '83) and David A. Schultz ('80, '86) this scholarship is to be awarded to a graduate student studying philosophy in good academic standing and with demonstrated financial need. The scholarship will be retained until the recipient attains their degree. If no qualified graduate student is found the scholarship may be awarded to a philosophy undergraduate meeting the criteria. If no philosophy undergraduate is found, the scholarship may then be awarded to any BU student. Once awarded, the scholarship will be retained until completion of that degree.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Levene, Gouldin & Thompson Athletic ScholarshipEstablished in 2003 by Levene, Gouldin, and Thompson LLP. This scholarship is awarded annually to a deserving varsity student-athlete. First preference is for an eligible student-athlete who has a cumulative GPA of 3.25 or higher, has an interest in working in the Law profession, and who lives in New York State. If no student-athlete fits the above description, then it will be awarded to an eligible student-athlete in good academic standing who is in Harpur College and who lives in New York State.Selection of applicant is done by the Department of Athletics in May. No formal application or inquiry required. Recipients will be chosen in the spring for the following academic year.
Louis Magnotta Scholarship for Italian StudiesEstablished in 1996 by a retired employee of the Physical Facilities Department and is awarded annually with preference given to a student involved in Italian Studies, based on academic merit and financial need.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Majorie B. Turnbull Spanish Language and Culture ScholarshipThis scholarship is awarded to qualified students accepted into the Study Abroad Program. Recipients will be selected based on appropriate Spanish language proficiency and interest in studying Spanish language and/or culture.Application is available in the Office of International Programs. The application deadline for summer and fall study abroad is March 15 and October 15 for spring study abroad. Review of application and selection is done by committee.
Marian Jean Giusto ScholarshipEstablished in 2001 by the Estate of Anthony Giusto, this scholarship will be awarded to a Binghamton University Student studying anthropology. Preference to be given to a student from Connecticut studying anthropology.Application is available in the Binghamton Foundation Office or the Graduate Office. Application deadline is May 1st. Review of applications and selection done by the Department of Anthropology. Recipients will be chosen in the spring for the following academic year.
Mark S. Newman '71 ScholarshipAwarded to a full-time Harpur undergraduate who obtained 1400+ points on the SAT exam, and exhibits overall superior academic merit. It is renewable for up to four years of undergraduate work.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Mary Ann Stamato ScholarshipEstablished by Dr. and Mrs. Nicholas Stamato, this scholarship is awarded to a full-time Harpur College student with academic merit as proven by a GPA of 3.0 or greater, who exhibits financial need. First preference is given to students from single parent families.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Matthew Goldstein Memorial ScholarshipEstablished in 2007 by Ms. Loretta Goldstein to support Binghamton University Anthropology student(s). The scholarship will be awarded annually to an outstanding anthropology student(s), preferably demonstrating need and merit.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Melvyn H. Novegrod Memorial ScholarshipEstablished in 2013, this scholarship is awarded annually to a full-time junior enrolled in a pre-med course of study who demonstrates academic merit, with a preference for demonstrated financial need.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Mian Scholarship in MathematicsEstablished in 2013, this scholarship is awarded annually to a student enrolled in Mathematical Sciences, who demonstrates academic merit.No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Michael and Lauren Brown Family Scholarship in Honor of Professor Paul SmithEstablished in 2013, this scholarship is awarded to a junior- or senior- level student majoring in Political Science maintaining a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher, with preference for demonstrated financial need.Students should have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Miller S. and Adelaide S. Gaffney ScholarshipEstablished in 1989 by Miller S. Gaffney, this fund provides scholarships to residents of Broome and contiguous counties with a preference for, but not limited to, Harpur College students. Based on merit and financial need.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Morris Gitlitz Memorial ScholarshipEstablished by family and friends of Morris Gitlitz, provides merit scholarships to outstanding entering freshmen who have exhibited in high school the broad range of interests and extracurricular involvement that characterized Mr. Gitlitz during his lifetime. Recipients retain the scholarship for up to four undergraduate years at Binghamton University.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Norah B. Harcave ScholarshipEstablished in 1997 by Professor Emeritus Sidney S. Harcave in memory of his wife. The scholarship is awarded to a full-time Harpur College junior majoring in History and is awarded based on academic excellence.No application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic merit. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Olive B. and A. Lindsay O'Connor ScholarshipEstablished in 1997, this scholarship is awarded to a full-time Harpur College undergraduate (freshman preference) with academic merit and proven financial need.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Orthopedic Associates of 65 Pennsylvania Avenue ScholarshipThis scholarship is awarded to a full-time matriculated undergraduate with interest in pursuing a career in medicine, sports medicine, athletic training, physical therapy, or a related health care profession. Awarded to a student involved in the student-trainers program for at least one year. Preference will be given to a student who has achieved a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 for at least four semesters.Recommendations made by faculty and staff of the Athletics Department. No formal application or inquiry needed to be considered. Review and selection done by committee. Awarded during the spring semester for the following academic year.
Paul A. and Joyce K. L. Smith Memorial ScholarshipEstablished in2003 by Helene Levy Schultz '81, '83 and David A. Schultz '80, '86. This scholarship will be awarded to a freshman who is a political science major in good academic standing with commitment to the University Community. Preference will be given to a student with demonstrated financial need. The scholarship will be retained for four years if the student continues to meet the scholarship criteria.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Paul F. Gorman '73 Memorial ScholarshipEstablished in 1999 by an anonymous alumna to honor the extraordinary life of Paul F. Gorman '73. The scholarship is awarded annually to a full-time Harpur College undergraduate student with a declared major in geography and a GPA of 2.8 or higher.Applications are available in the main office of the Department of Geography. The application is also available on the Geography website, which can be linked to through the Binghamton web page. Application deadline is March 31. Review of applicants and selection made by a committee. Recipients will be chosen in the spring for the following academic year.
Paul Family ScholarshipEstablished in 2005 by Dorothy Jones to benefit the students of Harpur College Arts & Sciences. The Paul recipient will be considered and selected according to these principles and the following guidelines: Full-time Harpur College undergraduate with senior status. In alternating years the scholarship will be awarded to an incoming senior with a declared major in science or mathematics (Fall of odd-numbered years) and then to an incoming senior with a declared major in the humanities (Fall of even-numbered years). Academic excellence, GPA 3.4 or higher. If more than one student meets the academic excellence criterion, award will go to the student with the greatest financial need.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Paul R. Ewald '72, '76 Memorial ScholarshipEstablished in 1997, this scholarship is awarded to a junior or senior Harpur College student majoring in German Language who demonstrates an aptitude and interest in the study of Germanic linguistics, especially Germanic and Indo-European historical linguistics. First preference will be given to a student with proven financial need. The scholarship will be used for study abroad funding.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Presidential Scholarship for Community InvolvementEstablished in 1995 by Shari Lawrence Pfleeger '70 and Charles P. Pfleeger to encourage students to enjoy a liberal arts education and to raise student awareness of the importance of community service. The Pfleegers encourage the recipient to perform a significant amount of community service, either through employment or as a volunteer upon completion of their undergraduate work. Recipients must be full-time undergraduate students enrolled in Harpur College, who demonstrate both academic excellence and proven financial need. First preference is given to Binghamton University Presidential Scholars.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Rigo Mignani Memorial Scholarship in ItalianAwarded to a junior or senior Italian major. Must have minimum 3.3 GPA. May be used for travel to Italy.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Rigo Mignani Memorial Scholarship in SpanishThis scholarship is awarded to a junior or senior Spanish major with a minimum 3.3 GPA to Spain.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Ronald Glazer ScholarshipEstablished on behalf of Stanley J. '64 and Susan M. '65 Reifer for the benefit of a full-time Harpur College undergraduate student.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
S. Stewart and Barbara Baker Gordon Memorial ScholarshipEstablished in 2001 by Mrs. Barbara B. Gordon in honor of her husband, S. Stewart Gordon. This scholarship is awarded to a Harpur College student with academic merit and financial need. Preference is for a graduate student in the English Department.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Sally and Irving Bolotsky Memorial ScholarshipThis scholarship was established in 1996 by David A. Bolotsky '85. The Scholarship is awarded to a financially needy Harpur College student with a GPA of 3.5 in the previous two semesters (freshmen could be eligible in the second semester of their first year). If GPA is maintained, the scholarship is renewable for a maximum of three grants.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Salvatore P. Caruana ScholarshipEstablished in 1987 by Salvatore P. Caruana '73. This scholarship will be awarded to an undergraduate student majoring in History who shows superior academic merit by achieving GPA of 3.5 or higher. Recipient must also demonstrate proven financial need and a commitment to community or university service. To ensure the recipient has a 3.5 GPA selection is made in the spring after semester grades are posted.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Sarkisian Brothers ScholarshipAwarded to a full-time Harpur College undergraduate student who is in good academic standing and demonstrates strong financial need. The student must reside in Broome, Chenango, Tioga or Delaware counties.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Sharon S. Brehm Scholarship for Excellence in the Arts and SciencesThis scholarship was established in 1995 by Dean Sharon S. Brehm and is awarded to a full-time Harpur College senior who has a gpa of 3.5 or higher, enrolled in a double major or minor or independent study in an area substantially different from major, who demonstrates financial need.SStudent must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Solomon Israel and Adele Israel Zales Theatre Arts ScholarshipAwarded to a theater major from Metropolitan New York area with a preference to students from New York City with Financial need.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Sophie Kradjian Memorial ScholarshipEstablished by Ara Kradjian in memory of his wife, Sophie, is awarded to a student who has completed the second year of undergraduate education, majoring in French, with a strong concentration in literature, especially as preparation for graduate study in French literature. Selection of the recipients will be based on merit and financial need. An additional scholarship will be awarded to Italian majors when funding is available.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Stefan Allan Zweig Memorial ScholarshipAwarded to a male Caucasian student working in urban planning and development or a related field.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Theodore (Ted) A. Resnick '89 ScholarshipThis scholarship is awarded to a Harpur College student majoring in English with financial need.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Thomas C. '61 and Beverly Adler '78 Brown ScholarshipEstablished in 1996, this scholarship is awarded to a full-time Harpur College student interested in a career in health care. Consideration is also given to a student with proven interest in athletics. The award is based upon academic merit and proven financial need.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. An additional scholarship application is required as well, which may be found on the web at http://www2.binghamton.edu/pre-health/scholarships.html The application deadline is typically March 1 to April 1 each year. Recipients will be chosen in the spring for the next academic year.
Victor and Esther Rozen Memorial ScholarshipAwarded to a full-time sophomore, junior, or senior with a major or minor in Judaic Studies with academic merit. Preference is given to students with financial need as determined by the Financial Aid Office. First preference is given to a Broome County or surrounding area resident.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
Virginia L. Johnson '56 Memorial ScholarshipEstablished in 1995 by the estate of Virginia L. Johnson '56, this scholarship is awarded to an undergraduate or graduate student who is enrolled in mathematics or computer science, based on academic and demonstrated financial need. Student must be employed.Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.
William '81 and Sharon '82 Hohauser Phi Beta Kappa ScholarshipThis scholarship is awarded each year to a Harpur College student inducted into Harpur College Phi Beta Kappa, with preference for a student who participates in club sports.No application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic merit. Selection is made by the Director of Harpur College Phi Beta Kappa. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.

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