Our Opportunities

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SUNY Cortland Diversity Fellowships
SUNY Cortland Diversity Fellowships are funded by the State of New York Award will be split evenly between the summer, fall and spring semesters. ...
SUNY Cortland Diversity Fellowships are funded by the State of New York...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 03/14/2016
  • Award: Varies
1 03/14/2016 Varies None
Robert C. Brauer Memorial Scholarship
Established through a bequest from Elsie C. Brauer in memory of her son who was a SUNY Cortland student. Awarded to a student who… will be...
Established through a bequest from Elsie C. Brauer in memory of her son...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended $0.00 None
SUNY Cortland Merit Scholarships
SUNY Cortland Merit Scholarships were established to assist SUNY Cortland with recruitment and retention of our most academically gifted students. ...
SUNY Cortland Merit Scholarships were established to assist SUNY...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $12,000 over four years
Ended $12,000 over four years None
Raquette Lake Course Fee Assistance
Students enrolling in academic classes that have a component at Raquette Lake with an attached fee are eligible for this grant. The grant funding...
Students enrolling in academic classes that have a component at Raquette...
  • Questions: 7
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Up to $350
7 Ended Up to $350 None
Suzanne McCutcheon Scholarship
Established by Peter Eisenhardt ‘67 and Susan Fish to honor Suzanne’s commitment to SUNY Cortland students and, by extension, to our...
Established by Peter Eisenhardt ‘67 and Susan Fish to honor...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,200
0 Ended $1,200 None
Dr. Dolores Bogard Award
AWARD Presented by the State University of New York Athletic Conference (SUNYAC) to a junior or senior female athlete with the best combination of...
AWARD Presented by the State University of New York Athletic Conference...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Variable
Ended Variable None
Kenneth Frank Cramer Scholarship
Established by a bequest from the estate of Beatrice Cramer who wished to name a scholarship in honor of her brother Kenneth. Awarded to a student...
Established by a bequest from the estate of Beatrice Cramer who wished...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1500
Ended $1500 None
Marilou B. Wright '68 Scholarship for Nontraditional Women
Established by colleagues, friends and family in memory of Dr. Marilou B. Wright ’68, a nontraditional student who received a bachelor’s and a...
Established by colleagues, friends and family in memory of Dr. Marilou...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
2 Ended $1,000 None
Academic Achievement and Service Award - Economics
AWARD Presented to a graduating senior in the economics or business economics major for academic achievement and service to the Economics...
AWARD Presented to a graduating senior in the economics or business...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $100.00
Ended $100.00 None
Academic Excellence Award - Economics
AWARD Presented to a graduating senior in the economics major for outstanding academic achievement. No application. Recipient will be recognized...
AWARD Presented to a graduating senior in the economics major for...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $100.00
Ended $100.00 None
Adams-Hill Theater Award
AWARD Established by Roger C. Hill, professor emeritus of speech and theatre arts and named in honor of Hill and the late William W. Adams, a past...
AWARD Established by Roger C. Hill, professor emeritus of speech and...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies - Honors Convocation Award
Ended Varies - Honors Convocation Award None
Aldo Leopold Award
AWARD Presented to the junior or senior preparing for a career in environmental science or environmental education who best exemplifies the...
AWARD Presented to the junior or senior preparing for a career in...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $150
Ended $150 None
Alpha Delta Junior Scholarship
Established by the Sisters of the Alpha Delta Sorority. Award will be split evenly between the fall and spring semesters. Funding is based on...
Established by the Sisters of the Alpha Delta Sorority. Award will be...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended $1,000 None
Anderson Family Scholarship
Established by Elizabeth “Beth” Anderson ’79. Award will be split evenly between the fall and spring semesters. Funding is based on...
Established by Elizabeth “Beth” Anderson ’79. Award will be split evenly...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
0 Ended $500 None
Angela Pace Scholarship
Established by SUNY Cortland Professor Emerita of Education Angela Pace to benefit promising and deserving junior or senior students at SUNY...
Established by SUNY Cortland Professor Emerita of Education Angela Pace...
  • Questions: 4
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
4 Ended $1,500.00 None
Ann Vetrone Memorial Scholarship
Established by Patricia Vetrone Slater ’49 to honor the memory of her mother, Ann Vetrone. Pat was a teacher in the Huntington Schools and a proud...
Established by Patricia Vetrone Slater ’49 to honor the memory of her...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended $1,000 None
Arethusa Scholarship
Established by the Sisters of the Arethusa Sorority. Award will be split evenly between the fall and spring semesters. Funding is based on...
Established by the Sisters of the Arethusa Sorority. Award will be split...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
2 Ended $500 None
Award for Outstanding Achievement in Law and Justice - Political Science
AWARD Presented to a senior political science major with a law and justice concentration and the highest overall grade point average. No...
AWARD Presented to a senior political science major with a law and...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $100
Ended $100 None
Award for Outstanding Achievement in Public Policy - Political Science
AWARD Presented to a senior political science major with a public policy concentration and the highest overall grade point average. No...
AWARD Presented to a senior political science major with a public policy...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $100.00
Ended $100.00 None
Ben A. Sueltz Scholarship in Adolescence Mathematics Education
Established by Professor Emeritus of Mathematics Ben A. Sueltz to recognize in perpetuity the outstanding career of Sueltz, who served the College...
Established by Professor Emeritus of Mathematics Ben A. Sueltz to...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended $1,000 None
Breta C. Sisson '68 Scholarship for NonTraditional Students
Established by Ms. Breta Sisson ’68. Award will be split evenly between the fall and spring semesters. Funding is based on availability. ...
Established by Ms. Breta Sisson ’68. Award will be split evenly between...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
0 Ended $1,000.00 None
Camporesi OEP Award
AWARD This award is presented to a student enrolled in REC 370-Outdoor Education Practicum. It is used to support the OEP fee at Raquette...
AWARD This award is presented to a student enrolled in REC 370-Outdoor...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended Varies None
Center for Ethics, Peace and Social Justice - Award for Best Paper in Ethics
AWARD Presented to the student with a grade point average of 3.0 or better who has written the best 1,500 word paper in ethics. No...
AWARD Presented to the student with a grade point average of 3.0 or...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
0 Ended Varies None
Chair's Award for Academic Excellence - Economics
AWARD Presented to a graduating senior in the economics or business economics major for outstanding academic achievement. No...
AWARD Presented to a graduating senior in the economics or business...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $100.00
Ended $100.00 None
Charles T. Griffes Music Scholarship
Established in 1986 and funded by the family of the Elmira-born composer, Charles Tomlinson Griffes, to recognize the most promising and talented...
Established in 1986 and funded by the family of the Elmira-born...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000
Ended $2,000 None
Clark Center Awards
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended varies None
Community Scholarship for Student Volunteers and Interns
Established by SUNY Cortland Professor Emerita of Physical Education, Dr. LaRetha Leyman. Award will be split evenly between the fall and spring...
Established by SUNY Cortland Professor Emerita of Physical Education,...
  • Questions: 5
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
5 Ended $1,000 None
Cortland Urban Recruitment of Educators Scholarship (C.U.R.E.)
We are pleased and appreciative that we have many funding sources for our C.U.R.E. program. A big thank you to National Grid and Coca-Cola.Award...
We are pleased and appreciative that we have many funding sources for...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $3,875
Ended $3,875 None
David L. Pugh Award for Superior Achievement in Mathematics by a Junior - Mathematics
AWARD Presented to a junkior mathematics major with the most superior academic record as determined by the department No application. This is an...
AWARD Presented to a junkior mathematics major with the most superior...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $150.00
Ended $150.00 None
DeGroat Scholarship
Established in memory of President Emeritus Harry Dewitt DeGroat by his friends and family. DeGroat was President of SUNY Cortland from 1912-1943. ...
Established in memory of President Emeritus Harry Dewitt DeGroat by his...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,250
Ended $1,250 None
Del Ivan Janik Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Shakespeare Studies
AWARD Established by an anonymous donor from the Class of 1976 to honor Professor Emeritus of English Del Janik. Presented to a student who is a...
AWARD Established by an anonymous donor from the Class of 1976 to honor...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended $500.00 None
Donald '59 and Donna '59 Bell Traver Scholarship
Established by Donald Traver ’59 and Donna Bell Traver ’59. Award will be split evenly between the fall and spring semesters. Funding is based on...
Established by Donald Traver ’59 and Donna Bell Traver ’59. Award will...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended $1,000 None
Donna Bell Traver '59 'Malalah' Scholarship
Established by Donald Traver ‘59 to honor his wife, Donna Traver ’59 who believed in education and equality. Awarded to a student who...
Established by Donald Traver ‘59 to honor his wife, Donna Traver...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: 1,000
0 Ended 1,000 None
Doris Beale Sager Scholarship for Physical Education
Established by Joan S. DeBrine in memory of her mother, Doris Beale Sager, who was unable to attend Cortland, the school of her choice. Award will...
Established by Joan S. DeBrine in memory of her mother, Doris Beale...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000
1 Ended $2,000 None
Dorothy Shatzky Memorial Scholarship
Established through a gift from Professor Emeritus of English Joel L. Shatzky. Award will be split evenly between the fall and spring semesters. ...
Established through a gift from Professor Emeritus of English Joel L....
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended $500.00 None
Dr. Arden P. Zipp Scholarship
Established by Distinguished Teaching Professor Arden P. Zipp with the intention of helping to attract qualified students to the chemistry program...
Established by Distinguished Teaching Professor Arden P. Zipp with the...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended $1,000 None
Dr. Jerrold L. Stein '74 and Mrs. Judith Weissman Stein '76 Scholarship
The Dr. Jerrold L. Stein ’74 and Mrs. Judith Weissman Stein ’76 Scholarship was created by Dr. Jerrold L. Stein ’74 and Mrs....
The Dr. Jerrold L. Stein ’74 and Mrs. Judith Weissman Stein...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
2 Ended $1,000 None
Dr. Peter Jeffers Scholarship - Chemistry Department
Dr. Peter Jeffers taught chemistry at SUNY Cortland for 40 years. Due to his inspiration, encouragement and leadership, many alumni have forged...
Dr. Peter Jeffers taught chemistry at SUNY Cortland for 40 years. Due...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
0 Ended $1,000.00 None
Dr. Willis R. Newman Scholarship
Established by Jane C. Newman in memory and recognition of her husband Dr. Willis R. Newman. Award will be split evenly between the fall and...
Established by Jane C. Newman in memory and recognition of her husband...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
0 Ended $1,000.00 None
Elizabeth Hardendorf Thompson '25 Scholarship
Established by Dell ‘63 and Audrey Thompson in memory of Dell’s mother, Elizabeth Hardendorf Thompson ‘25. Award will be split evenly between the...
Established by Dell ‘63 and Audrey Thompson in memory of Dell’s mother,...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended $1,000 None
Faculty Award for Academic Achievement - Economics
AWARD Presented to a graduating senior for academic excellence in business economics. No application. Recipient will be recognized at honors...
AWARD Presented to a graduating senior for academic excellence in...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $100.00
Ended $100.00 None
Faculty Senate Memorial Scholarship
Established by the Faculty Senate at SUNY Cortland. Award will be split evenly between the fall and spring semesters. Funding is based on...
Established by the Faculty Senate at SUNY Cortland. Award will be split...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
1 Ended $1,000 None
Father Edward J. O'Heron Scholarship
Established by the Newman Foundation Board to benefit academically promising English majors who exemplify Father O’Heron’s commitment to others....
Established by the Newman Foundation Board to benefit academically...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
2 Ended $1,500.00 None
Fred Hanga Jr. Memorial Award for Excellence in Business Economics - Economics
AWARD Presented to the graduating senior with the highest grade point average in business economics. No application. Recipient will be recognized...
AWARD Presented to the graduating senior with the highest grade point...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $100.00
Ended $100.00 None
Frederick N. Sinclair Memorial Scholarship
Established by John Sinclair ’42 in 1977 in memory of his late brother, Frederick N. Sinclair, to benefit graduates of the Sherburne-Earlville...
Established by John Sinclair ’42 in 1977 in memory of his late brother,...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended Varies None
Gail Reed '67 Scholarship
Established by Gail Reed ’67 to recognize the profound impact that her own study abroad experience had on her life and to acknowledge and thank the...
Established by Gail Reed ’67 to recognize the profound impact that her...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended $1,000 None
George and Phyllis Murphy Scholarship
Established by Brian Murphy ’83 and his wife, Patricia Rhubottom to honor his parents and assist students with physical disabilities in the pursuit...
Established by Brian Murphy ’83 and his wife, Patricia Rhubottom to...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
1 Ended $1,000.00 None
Gerald M. Surette Scholarship In Political Economy
Established by former students to honor Dr. Gerald Surette, emeritus professor of economics at SUNY Cortland.Award will be split evenly between the...
Established by former students to honor Dr. Gerald Surette, emeritus...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500.00
Ended $2,500.00 None
Gospel Music Scholarship
Established through the generosity of many alumni, faculty and friends who support gospel music at SUNY Cortland. A multitude of donors help...
Established through the generosity of many alumni, faculty and friends...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $475.00
Ended $475.00 None
Graduate Opportunity Program Tuition Scholarship
Awarded to matriculated graduate students who were former EOP, HEOP, or SEEK program undergraduates. Availability determined by New York State...
Awarded to matriculated graduate students who were former EOP, HEOP, or...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
1 Ended $1,000 None