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Beinecke Scholarship Program

This award is available for U.S. college juniors who are planning to pursue a master's or doctoral degree in the arts, humanities or the social sciences and must have a grade point average of 3.5 or higher. Students must currently attend and be nominated by one of the participating colleges or universities.

Total: $34000 Awards:  20
Deadline:  February 12
2020

ASME Metropolitan Section John Rice Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship is available for U.S. and international students studying mechanical engineering at select colleges in the New York City metro area. The award recipient will be selected on the basis of scholastic ability, character, integrity, leadership, and potential contribution to the mechanical engineering profession.

Total: $3000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  March 3
2020

Horatio Alger Mel Klein Scholarship

This scholarship is available for current high school seniors who have a grade point average of 2.5 or higher and are planning to attend Colgate University, Columbia University, Stanford University, or Tulane University.

Total: $2000 Awards:  5
Deadline:  March 15
2020

ENRE Student Fellowship Program

This fellowship is open to international and U.S. second-year graduate students who are enrolled in a PAB-accredited master's-level planning program focusing on issues related to the environment, natural resources or energy. Students must have a grade point average of B (3.0) or higher.

Total: $2500 Awards:  1
Deadline:  September 27
2020

Thomas G. Labrecque Smart Start Scholarship

This award is available for students who are legal residents of the state of New York and who plan to attend one of the following colleges/universities in the state of New York: Barnard College, Baruch College, Brooklyn College, Columbia University, Fordham University, Long Island University (Brooklyn campus), New York University, Pace University, Polytechnic University, St. Francis College, or St. John's University.

Total: $19383 Awards:  10
Deadline:  February 28

APA Latinos and Planning Division Scholarship

This scholarship is open to Latino students who intend to work as a practicing professional planner in the non-profit, public or private sector. Students must be enrolled in the third or fourth year of a PAB-accredited undergraduate planning program or the first or second year of a PAB-accredited graduate planning program.

Total: $500 Awards:  1
Deadline:  March 02

Milton Fisher Scholarship for Innovation and Creativity

U.S. high school juniors and seniors and college freshmen who are either residents of Connecticut or New York City or enrolled or planning to enroll in a Connecticut or New York City institution are eligible for this award. Students must have come up with creative solutions to problems faced by their schools, communities, or families, or who have solved artistic, scientific or technical problems in distinctive ways.

Total: $5000 Awards:  8
Deadline:  May 01

Kaplan Leadership Program

This award is available for U.S. students in the New York area who are members of an underserved or underrepresented population and enrolled in or planning to enroll in an associate's degree program with the intention of transferring to a bachelor's program immediately upon completion of associate's degree. Applicants must have a grade point average of 3.5 or higher, enroll full time, and receive federal or state financial aid.

Total: $10000 Awards:  7
Deadline:  May 06

UJA- Federation of New York Rose Biller Scholarship Program

This award is for Jewish students living in and studying in the New York metropolitan area. Applicants must demonstrate significant financial need.

Total: $5000 Awards:  320
Deadline:  May 30

The Jean and Albert Nerken Scholarship

This award is for Jewish undergraduate or graduate students attending an institute of higher learning approved by UJA-Federation. Applicants must be international students with no U.S. citizenship.

Total: $5000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  June 01

Levin-Goffe Scholarship

This scholarship is for LGBTQI students who are not citizens nor permanent residents of the United States and who reside and attend school in New York City. Students must have a grade point average of 3.25 or higher, and must have completed at least one full academic year.

Total: $12500 Awards:  2
Deadline:  June 07

R. Marlin Smith-Babcock-Williams Student Writing Competition for Planning Students

This writing competition is open to U.S. graduate students pursuing a career in planning. The applicant must attend a school listed in the 'Guide to Graduate Education in Urban and Regional Planning.'

Total: $2000 Awards:  3
Deadline:  June 07