Our Opportunities

Applications for scholarships distributed in 2020-21 will be accepted April 15 through June 30, 2020. Each scholarship has a specific set of criteria to determine eligibility.

To apply, students must log in by selecting the red “Sign In” button above using their Empire State College e-mail address and password and submit the General Application. Upon completion of the General Application, you will be automatically matched with scholarships for which you meet the criteria. After submitting the General Application, students will have the ability to submit supplemental information for any scholarships that require additional materials by selecting the red “Apply” button next to each individual opportunity.

To be eligible for SUNY Empire State College Foundation scholarships, students must meet the following criteria unless otherwise indicated in the scholarship-specific guidelines:

  • Student must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form and have financial need as determined by the FAFSA
  • Student must be matriculated and have completed at least eight (8) credits with Empire State College
  • Student must have the appropriate GPA indicating successful academic progress
  • Student must have completed at least 80% of the coursework they have enrolled in (Note: No more than 20% of courses can be incompletes, no credits, administrative withdrawals, etc.)
  • Both part-time and full-time students are eligible

Questions: Indicates that additional application information will be required. To apply for these opportunities, students must first submit a General Application, then may submit an application via Recommended Opportunities under the Opportunities tab.

Deadline: The date by which applications are due in order to receive consideration.

Award: The amount stated is for general information purposes and not a guarantee of what you may receive if awarded. Actual award amounts can vary. Students selected to receive scholarships will be notified via e-mail.

Actions: These scholarships indicate “None” under “Action” and require no additional information from you for consideration. A limited number of scholarships indicate “Apply” under “Action” and require individual applications for consideration. A list of these scholarships can be found by viewing Recommended Opportunities under the Opportunities tab.

Contact scholarships@esc.edu for questions.

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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies Dyson Foundation Scholarship in Nursing
To be awarded to undergraduate or graduate nursing students with financial need residing and working in Columbia, Dutchess, Greene, Orange, Putnam...
To be awarded to undergraduate or graduate nursing students with...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Fred and Floy Willmott Foundation Scholarship in Nursing
The Willmott Scholarship is awarded to nursing students residing in Rochester. Award will be made to the same student for three years, as long as...
The Willmott Scholarship is awarded to nursing students residing in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Gene White Memorial Scholarship
Established in 2019 through the generosity of faculty member Dianne White and her husband Daniel. The scholarship is available to undergraduate or...
Established in 2019 through the generosity of faculty member Dianne...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Hohenhaus Family Nursing Scholarship
Established in 2007 by Susan Hohenhaus, an Empire State College alumna who received her Bachelor’s degree in 2003 and her Master’s degree in 2005....
Established in 2007 by Susan Hohenhaus, an Empire State College alumna...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,300 Janice A. Pastizzo '98, '00, '04 and Angelo C. Pastizzo Scholarship
Established by alumna Janice Pastizzo and her husband Angelo, this scholarship will be awarded to undergraduate or graduate students from the...
Established by alumna Janice Pastizzo and her husband Angelo, this...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,300
Ended
Varies Julia O. Wells Memorial Education Foundation Nursing Scholarship
Established by the Julia O. Wells Memorial Education Foundation, this scholarship supports students pursuing a degree in professional nursing....
Established by the Julia O. Wells Memorial Education Foundation, this...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Mohawk Valley Medical Associates Nursing Scholarship
Awarded to nursing students from the nine-county Mohawk Valley geographic area (Schenectady, Saratoga, Fulton, Montgomery, Warren, Washington,...
Awarded to nursing students from the nine-county Mohawk Valley...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies New York Community Bank Foundation Scholarship in Nursing
Recipients will be selected on the basis of financial need, representation of the diversity of the area, and academic promise. A student who makes...
Recipients will be selected on the basis of financial need,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,500 Sal & June Rubino Scholarship
Established by the late Sal and June Rubino, the scholarship will be awarded to students enrolled in the School for Graduate Studies pursuing a...
Established by the late Sal and June Rubino, the scholarship will be...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500
Ended
Varies Stat Staff Professionals Nursing and Allied Health Scholarship
The scholarship is available to undergraduate or graduate students enrolled in the School of Nursing and Allied Health. Preference is given to...
The scholarship is available to undergraduate or graduate students...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Stat Staff Professionals Nursing Scholarship
The scholarship will be awarded to undergraduate students enrolled in the School of Nursing. Preference is given to students living or working in...
The scholarship will be awarded to undergraduate students enrolled in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Szenczy Nursing and Allied Health Scholarship
The scholarship is available to undergraduate or graduate students enrolled in the School of Nursing and Allied Health who meet the Empire State...
The scholarship is available to undergraduate or graduate students...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies T. Urling & Mabel Walker Scholarship in Nursing
Established in 2009 by Empire State College alumna and former diploma nurse, Mabel Walker and her husband T. Urling Walker. The scholarship will be...
Established in 2009 by Empire State College alumna and former diploma...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended