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    Please follow all directions listed within each scholarship!

    Late applications cannot be accepted!

    PLEASE MAIL YOUR APPLICATIONS DIRECTLY TO

    THE ADDRESS  PROVIDED WITH THE SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS

    If you do not have a copy of your transcript, please send your scholarship application to the address provided with the scholarship.  The scholarship provider will alert us and a transcript will be sent.

     

     

     
     
    Check back often to see an updated listing of scholarships.

    Updated:  5/11/2020

     


  • Pending the appropriation of State funds by the New York State Legislature, 8,000 scholarships will be awarded for students graduating in 2020.  Of the 8,000 scholarships, 2,000 scholarships will have a value of $1,500 each and 6,000 scholarships will have a value of $500 each.

    For more information on how to apply please visit:

     

    NY State Department of Education

Current Scholarships

  • National Society Daughters of the American Revolution

    The DAR Good Citizens program and scholarship contest is intended to encourage and reward the qualities of good citizenship.  The program is open to all senior class students enrolled in accredited public or private secondary schools that are in good standing with their state boards of education.  United States citizenship is not required.  The student selected as the school's DAR Good citizen must have the qualities of dependability (which includes truthfulness, loyalty, and punctuality); service (which includes cooperation, courtesy, and consideration of others); leadership (which includes personality, self-control, and ability to assume responsibility); and patriotism (which includes unselfish interest in family, school, community and nation) to an outstanding degree.

    If you are interested in applying for this scholarship, please see your counselor no later than Friday, October 4, 2019.

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  • AXA Achievement Scholarship

    Amount:  Several; up to $25,000

    Due:  December 15, 2019

     

    *Only the first 10,000 applications will be accepted.

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  • American Association of University Women (AAUW)

    Amount:  2 @ $5,000

    Due:  January 15, 2020

     

    Send questions to:  BfloAAUWScholar2020@gmail.com

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  • Mensa Scholarship

    Amount:  Various scholarships available

    Due:  January 15, 2020

    The application process is entirely electronic.

     

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  • Benjamin Milak Scholarship

    Amount: Various $1,000 -$1,500

    Due:  February 1, 2020

     

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  • Western New York Safety Conference, Inc. Scholarship

    Amount:  2 @ $1,500

    Due: February 21, 2020

     

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  • DAR Scholarship

    Amount:  Various

    Due:  February 15, 2020

     

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  • Character Council of WNY Scholarship

    Amount: $1,000

    Due:  February 29, 2020

     

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  • American Legion Auliliary Department of New York Helen Klimek Student Scholarship

    Amount:  $1,000

    Due:  March 1, 2020

     

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  • American Legion Auxiliary Dept of New York Past Presidents' Parley Scholarship in Medical Field

    Amount:  $1,000

    Due:  March 1, 2020

     

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  • American Legion Auxiliary Dept. of New York Maryann K. Murtha Memorial Scholarship

    Amount:  $1,000

    Due:  March 1, 2020

     

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  • American Legion Auxiliary Dept. of New York Raymond T. Wellington Jr. Memorial Scholarship

    Amount:  $1,000

    Due:  March 1, 2020

     

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  • American Legion Auxiliary Spirit of Youth Scholarship for Junior Members

    Amount:  5 @ $5,000

    Due:  March 1, 2020

     

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  • Zonta Club - Young Woman in Public Affairs Award

    Amount - $500

    Due:  March 1, 2019

     

     

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  • Niagara Falls Education Foundation, Inc. 2020 Scholarship Awards

    Amount: Various

    Due:  March 2, 2020

     

     

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  • College Club of Niagara Falls, Inc.

    Amount:  6 @ $1,000

    Due:  March 13, 2020

     

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  • Gerard J. Buckenmeyer FASNY Volunteer Scholarship

    Amount:  $1,500

    Due:  March 15, 2020

     

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  • Alpha Delta Kappa International Teacher 2020 Scholarship

    Amount: Several @ $750

    Due:  March 20, 2020

     

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  • AKASorority, Inc. Gamma Phi Omega Chapter Scholarship

    Amount:  Various

    Due:  March 20, 2020

     

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  • Greater Niagara Federal Credit Union Scholarship

    Amount:  2 @ $600

    Due:  March 31, 2020

    Eligibility:

    Student must be college-bound high school senior attending college for the first time in the fall of 2020; must be members of Greater Niagara FCU; must submit a 500-1000 word essay on the importance of credit unions and giving back to the community along with their high school transcript. 

     

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  • Eighth District Federated Garden Clubs of WNY Scholarship

    Amount:  $1,000

    Due:  March 31, 2020

     

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  • Niagara County Assessors Association

    Amount:  $1,000

    Due:  April 1, 2020

     

    **You must attend a college within New York State in order to qualify**

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  • Hyde Park School Scholarship

    Amount:  2 @ $400

    Due:  April 1, 2020

     

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  • New York American Legion Press Association Albert M. Becker Memorial Scholarship

    Amount:  $1,000

    Due:  April 15, 2020

     

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  • The Thomas F. Miklejn Community Service Scholarship

    Amount:  $2,500

    Due:  April 22, 2020

     

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  • Imerys Fused Metal Scholarship

    Amount:  $1,000

    Due: April 24, 2020

     

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  • La Salle Educational Club

    Amount:  20 @ various amounts

    Due:  April 24, 2020

     

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  • Nathaniel Smith Memorial Scholarship

    Amount:  $1,200.00

    Due:  April 24, 2020

     

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  • Doris Jones Memorial Scholarship

    Amount:  1 @ $1,200

    Due:  April 24, 2020

     

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  • Common Scholarship Application 2019-2020

    Amount: many @ various

    Due:  April 24, 2020

     

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  • Whirlpool Park Little League Scholarship

    Amount: Various

    Due:  April 24, 2020

     

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  • Alpha Kapa Alpha Sorority Inc. Xi Epsilon Omega Chapter Scholarship

    Amount:  $1,500

    Due:  April 30, 2020

     

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  • SAME Buffalo Post Annual Scholarship

    Amount:  $1,000

    Due: April 30, 2020

     

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  • Sons of the American Legion Detachment of New York Cerullo Memorial Scholarship

    Amount:  4 @ $500

    Due:  April 30, 2020

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  • Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Scholarship

    Amount:  Various

    Due:  April 30, 2020

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  • Niagara Falls Fire Fighters Scholarship

    Amount:  $1,000.00

    Due:  May 1, 2020

     

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  • Olive Whitman Memorial Scholarship Fund

    Award:  $1,000

    Due:  May 1, 2020

     

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  • Peter P. Tycz, II Scholarship

    Amount:  Various @ $250.00

    Due:  May 1, 2020

     

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  • Community Foundation Scholarship

    Amount:  Various

    Due:  May 1, 2020

     

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  • AXA - Niagara Falls Students

    Amount:  $1,000

    Due:  May 15, 2020

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  • Niagara Falls Teachers - Minoities in Education

    Amount:  Various

    Due:  May 15, 2020

     

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  • Niagara Falls Teachers Scholarship

    Amount: Various

    Due:  May 15, 2020

     

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  • Niagara County Sheriff Victim Assistance Scholarship

    Amount: $250

    Due:  May 15, 2020

     

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  • Kingdom Karriers Scholarship

    Amount:  $20,000

    Due:  May 29, 2020

    Click here for application and instructions.

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  • Kiwanis Club Scholarship 2020

    Amount: various 

    Due:  May 29, 2020

    Click here for application and instructions.

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  • Town of Niagara BPA Scholarship

    Amount:  3 @ $500

    Due:  May 29, 2020

    Click here for application.

    Qualifications

    1.  Qualifying candidate must  meet at least one of the following:
    a.  Be a resident of the Town of Niagara
    b.  Have an immediate family member who is a Town of Niagara business owner
    (Immediate family member is defined as follows: (parent, grandparent, sibling, aunt, or uncle)
    c.  Be a member of the current graduating class of either Niagara Wheatfield or  Niagara Falls.

    ​ 2.  Candidates must have been enrolled in the school system for at least two years immediately prior to graduation.

    3.  The recipient must be a member of the present graduating class. generally, a student may apply whose average has been 85+ during his/her junior and senior years.

    4.  The candidate must have a reasonable assurance of acceptance in a program of not less than two years in an accredited institute of high learning as listed in the College Blue Book. Correspondence courses shall not be accepted.

    MAIL COMPLETED APPLICATIONS TO:   christopher_m_woods@keybank.com

     

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  • Engineering Society of Buffalo, Inc. Scholarship

    Amount:  4 @ $2,400

    Due:  June 1, 2020

    Click here for application and instructions.

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  • The Niagara Falls Chapter - The Links, Incorporated Scholarship

    Amount:  various

    Due:  June 1, 2020

    Click here for application and instructions.

     

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  • The CHW Scholarship Fund

    Amounts: $12,500, $7,500, $5,000

    Due:  June 1, 2020

    Click here for application and instructions.

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  • Cristoforo Colombo Society Scholarship

    Amount:  $1,000

    Due:  June 1, 2020

    Click here for application and instructions.

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  • Abbot & Fenner Scholarship

    Amount:  $1,000

    Due:  June 12, 2020

    Click here for application and instructions.

     

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  • Encompass Niagara FCU Scholarship

    Amount:  5 @ $500

    Open date:  June 1 - July 31, 2020

    REQUIREMENT:  Student must be a member for at least 6 months to apply for the scholarship, be accepted into a college to apply, and provide a tuition bill to receive. No essay required! 

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  • MHA Scholarship 2020

    Amount:  $1000

    Due:  June 30, 2020

    Click here for application and instructions.

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  • Olivia's Bears - Jessica Stone Memorial Scholarship

    Amount: 2 @ $500

    Due:  July 1, 2020

    Click here for application and instructions.

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