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Start spreading the news — scholarships for New York residents can help students pay for college! If you’re a New York student, you may qualify for these scholarships based on your home location or where you plan to attend college. Home to icons like the Statue of Liberty, Empire State Building, Niagara Falls, and Wall Street, New York is also where you can find dream schools, such as: New York University (NYU), Columbia University, Cornell University, Syracuse University (SU), and the United States Military Academy. If you’re a student looking to attend a school in your home state of New York, take a bite out of the "apple" with these state-specific awards. Check out our directory of scholarships for students in New York, and apply online today! For even more scholarships, fill out a free Unigo profile to discover your personalized list of possible awards.

Oregon Institute of Technology Presidential Scholarship- Transfer Non-Residents

This award is for U.S students who are admitted to Oregon Institute of Technology as a transfer student. The student must have a grade point average of 3.3 or higher and be classified as a non-resident at the time of acceptance to OIT.

Total: $8000 Awards:  52
Deadline:  March 1
2020

Oregon Institute of Technology Presidential Scholarship- Freshmen Non-Residents

This award is for U.S. students who are admitted to Oregon Institute of Technology. Students must have a grade point average of 3.3 or higher, OR be ranked in the top 20 percent of his/her graduating high school class and must also have an SAT score (reading/math) of 1160 or higher OR, an ACT score of 20 or higher.

Total: $8000 Awards:  52
Deadline:  March 1
2020

ALSC Frederic G. Melcher Scholarship

Graduate students who have completed no more than 12 hours in an approved MLS/MLIS program while attending an ALA-accredited school are eligible for this award. Eligible students must be U.S. or Canadian citizens and plan to work in a library in an area of service to children.

Total: $7500 Awards:  2
Deadline:  March 1
2020

ALSC Bound to Stay Bound Books Scholarship

U.S. and Canadian citizens who are pursuing master's degrees in library and information studies at ALA-accredited library schools are eligible for this award; students may not have completed more than 12 hours toward the degree at time of application. Applicants must plan to work in a library in an area of service to children.

Total: $7500 Awards:  4
Deadline:  March 1
2020

University of Iowa National Scholars Award (NSA)

This award is for available to U.S. students who are not residents of Iowa and are planning to attend the University of Iowa. Students must meet have an University of Iowa (UI) Regent Admission Index (RAI) score of 290 or higher, or a grade point average of 3.6 or higher and an ACT score of 26 or higher (or an SAT score of 1170 or higher).

Total: $4910 Awards:  850
Deadline:  March 1
2020

Alfred State College Presidential Scholarship

This award is available to U.S. high school seniors who are planning to attend Alfred State College in New York. The student must have a high school average of 90 (GPA 3.5) or higher through his/her junior year and must have a SAT score of 1270 SAT or ACT score of 26 or higher.

Total: $7650 Awards:  25
Deadline:  March 1
2020

Unigo Superpower Scholarship 2020

This award is open to all U.S. students who are 13 and older and who are currently enrolled (or enroll no later than fall of 2026) in an accredited postsecondary institution of higher education. One scholarship winner will receive a $2,500 scholarship.

Total: $2500 Awards:  1
Deadline:  March 31
2020

Robert Apicella Good Samaritan Migrant Scholarship

This award is available for a migrant farmworker senior high school student from New York State needing post-secondary scholarship assistance who has demonstrated a caring and giving attitude toward another individual or community.

Total: $500 Awards:  3
Deadline:  April 1
2020

Margaret Raley New York State Migrant Student Scholarship

U.S. high school seniors who are migrant farmworkers with a history of migration to and/or within New York State are eligible for this award.

Total: $500 Awards:  1
Deadline:  April 1
2020

Friends of Senator Jack Perry Migrant Scholarship

This award is available to current high school seniors who show recent history of movement to and from New York for agricultural employment. Applications are available by contacting the Geneseo Migrant Center.

Total: $1000 Awards:  3
Deadline:  April 1
2020

Unigo All About Education Scholarship 2020

This scholarship is open to any applicant who is 13 years of age or older and is a legal resident of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia. Applicants must submit creative, original responses to the scholarship question, using the online application form.

Total: $3000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  April 30
2020

Alfred State College International Excellence Scholarship

This award is for international students with a grade point average of 3.25 or higher plan to attend Alfred State College in New York. The student must have an SAT score (reading/math) of 1270 or higher, or a computer-based TOEFL exam score of 213 or higher.

Total: $7000 Awards:  4
Deadline:  May 15
2020