Our Opportunities

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Funding Amount Varies Dr. Jane E. Grastorf ’62 Scholarship in Physical Education
Established by Dr. Jane E. Grastorf ’62, Professor Emeritus of Physical Education at SUNY Oneonta and a passionate supporter of student athletes....
Established by Dr. Jane E. Grastorf ’62, Professor Emeritus of Physical...
  • Deadline: 02/02/2020
  • Award: Funding Amount Varies
Deadline02/02/2020
Funding Amount Varies Dr. John A. Macphee Scholarship
Established by Mabel MacPhee in memory of her late husband, Professor Emeritus of Recreation Education John MacPhee, to support off-campus...
Established by Mabel MacPhee in memory of her late husband, Professor...
  • Deadline: 02/02/2020
  • Award: Funding Amount Varies
Deadline02/02/2020
Funding Amount Varies Dr. John P. Allegrante '74 and Andrea Samuels Allegrante '75 Scholarship
The Dr. John P. Allegrante ’74 and Andrea Samuels Allegrante ’75 Scholarship was established to assist students in their study of Community Health...
The Dr. John P. Allegrante ’74 and Andrea Samuels Allegrante ’75...
  • Deadline: 02/02/2020
  • Award: Funding Amount Varies
Deadline02/02/2020
Funding Amount Varies 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...
  • Deadline: 02/02/2020
  • Award: Funding Amount Varies
Deadline02/02/2020
Funding Amount Varies Dr. Ram P. Chaturvedi & Mrs. Saroj K. Chaturvedi M '72 Scholarship for Math and Science
The Dr. Ram P. Chaturvedi and Saroj K. Chaturvedi M ‘72 Scholarship was established by gifts from family and friends to honor the life and career...
The Dr. Ram P. Chaturvedi and Saroj K. Chaturvedi M ‘72 Scholarship was...
  • Deadline: 02/02/2020
  • Award: Funding Amount Varies
Deadline02/02/2020
Funding Amount Varies Dr. Timothy J. Baroni and Robin Wheeler Baroni Scholarship in Biology
Established by Timothy J. Baroni, Distinguished Emeritus Professor, and Robin Wheeler Baroni, The Dr. Timothy J. Baroni and Robin Wheeler Baroni...
Established by Timothy J. Baroni, Distinguished Emeritus Professor, and...
  • Deadline: 02/02/2020
  • Award: Funding Amount Varies
Deadline02/02/2020
Funding Amount Varies Dr. Willis R. Newman Scholarship
Established by Dr. Jane C. Newman in memory and recognition of her husband and biology professor Dr. Willis R. Newman. Awards will be given to...
Established by Dr. Jane C. Newman in memory and recognition of her...
  • Deadline: 02/02/2020
  • Award: Funding Amount Varies
Deadline02/02/2020
Funding Amount Varies Eda J. Kronman Scholarship for Nontraditional Students
Established for non-traditional students to honor the life of Eda Joyce Kronman ’70 by her sons, George Kronman ’76 and David Kronman ’80, her...
Established for non-traditional students to honor the life of Eda Joyce...
  • Deadline: 02/02/2020
  • Award: Funding Amount Varies
Deadline02/02/2020
Funding Amount Varies Edward J. Walsh Ed.D '42 Scholarship
The Edward J. Walsh, Ed.D. ’42 Scholarship was established by his daughters, Donna Walsh and Christine Walsh Rice, as well as other family, former...
The Edward J. Walsh, Ed.D. ’42 Scholarship was established by his...
  • Deadline: 02/02/2020
  • Award: Funding Amount Varies
Deadline02/02/2020
Funding Amount Varies Elaine M. Austin '68 Scholarship
Established through the generosity of Elaine M. Austin ’68, The Elaine M. Austin ’68 Scholarship was created as a tribute to the education she...
Established through the generosity of Elaine M. Austin ’68, The Elaine...
  • Deadline: 02/02/2020
  • Award: Funding Amount Varies
Deadline02/02/2020
Funding Amount Varies Ethel Mahan Theisen '55 Scholarship for Childhood Education
Established by Gerald P. Theisen ’53 in memory of his wife, Ethel, a dedicated teacher throughout her life, to help support future elementary...
Established by Gerald P. Theisen ’53 in memory of his wife, Ethel, a...
  • Deadline: 02/02/2020
  • Award: Funding Amount Varies
Deadline02/02/2020
Funding Amount Varies Faculty Memorial Scholarship
The Faculty Memorial Scholarship was established through a bequest from Lawrence A. Smith, Associate Professor Emeritus of Mathematics. This...
The Faculty Memorial Scholarship was established through a bequest from...
  • Deadline: 02/02/2020
  • Award: Funding Amount Varies
Deadline02/02/2020
Funding Amount Varies Faculty Senate 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...
  • Deadline: 02/02/2020
  • Award: Funding Amount Varies
Deadline02/02/2020
Funding Amount Varies 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...
  • Deadline: 02/02/2020
  • Award: Funding Amount Varies
Deadline02/02/2020
Funding Amount Varies First Generation Opportunity Scholarship
Established by Abby Rutner ’69, The First Generation Opportunity Sponsored Scholarship was created to support first generation college students who...
Established by Abby Rutner ’69, The First Generation Opportunity...
  • Deadline: 02/02/2020
  • Award: Funding Amount Varies
Deadline02/02/2020
Funding Amount Varies Frances S. Grover ’45, Ph.D. Scholarship for Excellence in Science
The Frances S. Grover ’45 Scholarship for Excellence in Science was first established by Frances Grover in 1999. It will be awarded to students...
The Frances S. Grover ’45 Scholarship for Excellence in Science was...
  • Deadline: 02/02/2020
  • Award: Funding Amount Varies
Deadline02/02/2020
Funding Amount Varies Fred & Mildred Becker Page 1900 Scholarship
Established in 1977 by Fred E. Page, a prominent Binghamton attorney and banking executive, in memory of his wife, a 1900 graduate of the Cortland...
Established in 1977 by Fred E. Page, a prominent Binghamton attorney and...
  • Deadline: 02/02/2020
  • Award: Funding Amount Varies
Deadline02/02/2020
Funding Amount Varies Fritz P. Mueller '47 and Betty R. Mueller '48 Memorial Scholarship
Established by the children of Fritz ‘47 and Betty Mueller, to honor their parents with the purpose of assisting a student who is enrolled in a...
Established by the children of Fritz ‘47 and Betty Mueller, to honor...
  • Deadline: 02/02/2020
  • Award: Funding Amount Varies
Deadline02/02/2020
Funding Amount Varies George and Phyllis Murphy Scholarship
Established by Brian G. Murphy ’83 and his wife, Patricia A. Rhubottom, to honor his parents, George and Phyllis Murphy. The scholarship will be...
Established by Brian G. Murphy ’83 and his wife, Patricia A. Rhubottom,...
  • Deadline: 02/02/2020
  • Award: Funding Amount Varies
Deadline02/02/2020
Funding Amount Varies Gerald M. Surette Scholarship In Political Economy
Established by former students and alumni, George Weissman ’76, Michael Morandi ’76, and Fritz Favorule ’76, wishing to honor the legacy of...
Established by former students and alumni, George Weissman ’76, Michael...
  • Deadline: 02/02/2020
  • Award: Funding Amount Varies
Deadline02/02/2020
Funding Amount Varies Gerald N. DiGiusto Scholarship
Established by the Estate of Irma DiNucci. Award will be split evenly between the fall and spring semesters. Funding is based on...
Established by the Estate of Irma DiNucci. Award will be split evenly...
  • Deadline: 02/02/2020
  • Award: Funding Amount Varies
Deadline02/02/2020
Funding Amount Varies Gerald P. Theisen '53 & Ethel Mahan Theisen '55 Schol
Established by Gerald P. Theisen ’53 and Ethel Mahan Theisen ’55 to give bright and deserving students the opportunity to benefit from a SUNY...
Established by Gerald P. Theisen ’53 and Ethel Mahan Theisen ’55 to...
  • Deadline: 02/02/2020
  • Award: Funding Amount Varies
Deadline02/02/2020
Funding Amount Varies Gerald P. Theisen '53 Scholarship
Established by Ethel Mahan Theisen ‘55 in Gerald P. Theisen’s honor. Mr. Theisen became a science teacher after studying physical education at...
Established by Ethel Mahan Theisen ‘55 in Gerald P. Theisen’s honor. ...
  • Deadline: 02/02/2020
  • Award: Funding Amount Varies
Deadline02/02/2020
Funding Amount Varies Gerald P. Theisen ’53 and Ethel Mahan Theisen ’55 Scholarship for the Extraordinary Student
Established by Gerald P. Theisen ’53 and Ethel Mahan Theisen ’55 Scholarship for the Extraordinary. It was created by gifts from Gerald P. Theisen...
Established by Gerald P. Theisen ’53 and Ethel Mahan Theisen ’55...
  • Deadline: 02/02/2020
  • Award: Funding Amount Varies
Deadline02/02/2020
Funding Amount Varies 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...
  • Deadline: 02/02/2020
  • Award: Funding Amount Varies
Deadline02/02/2020
Funding Amount Varies Guardian Angelfish Scholarship
Established by an anonymous donor to assist students who have a sudden personal or family crisis that affects their finances in such a way as to...
Established by an anonymous donor to assist students who have a sudden...
  • Deadline: 02/02/2020
  • Award: Funding Amount Varies
Deadline02/02/2020
Funding Amount Varies H. Kendall Reynolds Memorial Scholarship in Physics
Established in memory of H. Kendall Reynolds, a nuclear physicist and former dean of arts and sciences at SUNY Cortland. Award will be split evenly...
Established in memory of H. Kendall Reynolds, a nuclear physicist and...
  • Deadline: 02/02/2020
  • Award: Funding Amount Varies
Deadline02/02/2020
Funding Amount Varies Harriet Bentley Memorial Scholarship
Established in 1984 by the sisters of the Nu Sigma Chi Sorority in honor of their longtime house mother, Harriet Bentley. Award will be split...
Established in 1984 by the sisters of the Nu Sigma Chi Sorority in honor...
  • Deadline: 02/02/2020
  • Award: Funding Amount Varies
Deadline02/02/2020
Funding Amount Varies Hearts of Gold OEP Award
Established by a generous Distinguished Alumna of 1964, Margaret Payne, and her sister Janet Kuney. Each year, the award is given to a deserving...
Established by a generous Distinguished Alumna of 1964, Margaret Payne,...
  • Deadline: 02/02/2020
  • Award: Funding Amount Varies
Deadline02/02/2020
Funding Amount Varies Helen Y. Nelson Memorial Scholarship
Established by the estate of Helen Y. Nelson to assist promising students in their pursuit of the study of music. Award will be split evenly...
Established by the estate of Helen Y. Nelson to assist promising...
  • Deadline: 02/02/2020
  • Award: Funding Amount Varies
Deadline02/02/2020
Funding Amount Varies Helping Hand '69 Scholarship
The Helping Hand scholarship was created by an anonymous alumna from the Class of 1969 who experienced financial difficulties while she was a...
The Helping Hand scholarship was created by an anonymous alumna from the...
  • Deadline: 02/02/2020
  • Award: Funding Amount Varies
Deadline02/02/2020
Funding Amount Varies Henry A. Terhune Esq. '79 and Mary Pentangelo Terhune '78 Scholarship
The Henry A. Terhune Esq. ’79 and Mary Pentangelo Terhune ’78 Scholarship was established by Henry and Mary Terhune in an effort to provide...
The Henry A. Terhune Esq. ’79 and Mary Pentangelo Terhune ’78...
  • Deadline: 02/02/2020
  • Award: Funding Amount Varies
Deadline02/02/2020
Funding Amount Varies ImPACt Applied Learning Scholarship
The ImPACt Applied Learning Scholarship was set up to reward students whose work is not directly addressed by our other civic engagement...
The ImPACt Applied Learning Scholarship was set up to reward students...
  • Deadline: 02/02/2020
  • Award: Funding Amount Varies
Deadline02/02/2020
Funding Amount Varies Iris Stedener '47 Memorial Scholarship
Established by a bequest from the Iris Stedener Estate. Award will be split evenly between the fall and spring semesters. Funding is based on...
Established by a bequest from the Iris Stedener Estate. Award will be...
  • Deadline: 02/02/2020
  • Award: Funding Amount Varies
Deadline02/02/2020
Funding Amount Varies Jacquelynn Akins ’17 Sponsored Scholarship
Established by Jacquelynn Akins, The Jacquelynn Akins ’17 Sponsored Scholarship was established to help first generation students succeed in...
Established by Jacquelynn Akins, The Jacquelynn Akins ’17 Sponsored...
  • Deadline: 02/02/2020
  • Award: Funding Amount Varies
Deadline02/02/2020
Funding Amount Varies James F. Casey '50 Scholarship
Established by Patrick R. Brereton to benefit a student who best demonstrates leadership, commitment to the residence hall programs, and concern...
Established by Patrick R. Brereton to benefit a student who best...
  • Deadline: 02/02/2020
  • Award: Funding Amount Varies
Deadline02/02/2020
Funding Amount Varies James H. and Dorothy A. Sarvay Scholarship for Community Service
Established by the friends and family of James H. Sarvay, who was a prominent business owner in the Cortland community and a member of the Cortland...
Established by the friends and family of James H. Sarvay, who was a...
  • Deadline: 02/02/2020
  • Award: Funding Amount Varies
Deadline02/02/2020
Funding Amount Varies James Henneberg ’62 Sponsored Scholarship
Established by James Henneberg in recognition of the excellent education he received at SUNY Cortland. Recipients must be Physical Education or...
Established by James Henneberg in recognition of the excellent education...
  • Deadline: 02/02/2020
  • Award: Funding Amount Varies
Deadline02/02/2020
Funding Amount Varies James ’67 Benham and Jane ’68 Sheehy Benham Scholarship
Established by James Benham ’67 and Jane Sheehy Benham ’68. Award will be split evenly between the fall and spring semesters. Funding is based on...
Established by James Benham ’67 and Jane Sheehy Benham ’68. Award will...
  • Deadline: 02/02/2020
  • Award: Funding Amount Varies
Deadline02/02/2020
Funding Amount Varies Janey Hutchinson Scholarship ’31
Established through a bequest of Eileen Janey Hutchinson ’31. Award will be split evenly between the fall and spring semesters. Funding is based...
Established through a bequest of Eileen Janey Hutchinson ’31. Award will...
  • Deadline: 02/02/2020
  • Award: Funding Amount Varies
Deadline02/02/2020
Funding Amount Varies Janice L. Atwood ’73 & Judith A. Rasmussen U.S. Armed Services Scholarship
Established through the generosity of Janice L. Atwood ’73 as a tribute to the education she received at SUNY Cortland and in memory of her sister...
Established through the generosity of Janice L. Atwood ’73 as a tribute...
  • Deadline: 02/02/2020
  • Award: Funding Amount Varies
Deadline02/02/2020
Funding Amount Varies Jay '66 & Bettie Lee Yerka Scholarship for Excellence in Recreation and Leisure Studies
The Jay ’66 and Bettie Lee Yerka Endowed Scholarship for Excellence in Recreation and Leisure Studies was established by Dr. Bettie Lee Yerka in...
The Jay ’66 and Bettie Lee Yerka Endowed Scholarship for Excellence in...
  • Deadline: 02/02/2020
  • Award: Funding Amount Varies
Deadline02/02/2020
Funding Amount Varies Jay Cummings Program Fund for Field Biology
Established through many gifts from SUNY Cortland’s alumni, emeriti, faculty, staff and friends in recognition of Jay Cummings many years of...
Established through many gifts from SUNY Cortland’s alumni, emeriti,...
  • Deadline: 02/02/2020
  • Award: Funding Amount Varies
Deadline02/02/2020
Funding Amount Varies Jean K. and Dr. William P. Cadwallader Chemistry/Physic Teacher Scholarship
Established through a gift from Mrs. Jean K. Cadwallader and Dr. William P. Cadwallader. The purpose of this scholarship is to encourage talented...
Established through a gift from Mrs. Jean K. Cadwallader and Dr. William...
  • Deadline: 02/02/2020
  • Award: Funding Amount Varies
Deadline02/02/2020
Funding Amount Varies Jo Schaffer Award in Art History
Established by SUNY Cortland Curator Emerita Jo Schaffer to benefit promising art history majors and to recognize in perpetuity her values and...
Established by SUNY Cortland Curator Emerita Jo Schaffer to benefit...
  • Deadline: 02/02/2020
  • Award: Funding Amount Varies
Deadline02/02/2020
Funding Amount Varies John B. Knox Memorial Scholarship
Established by the Knox Family Foundation, Inc., and funded by the Foundation as well as the children of John B. Knox (Roseann Knox Beaudoin,...
Established by the Knox Family Foundation, Inc., and funded by the...
  • Deadline: 02/02/2020
  • Award: Funding Amount Varies
Deadline02/02/2020
Funding Amount Varies John Cottone Athletic Training Scholarship
Established by alumni and friends of Dr. John Cottone and athletic training constituents of SUNY Cortland. The intention of this scholarship is to...
Established by alumni and friends of Dr. John Cottone and athletic...
  • Deadline: 02/02/2020
  • Award: Funding Amount Varies
Deadline02/02/2020
Funding Amount Varies John L. Sciera '52 Scholarship
Established by students, colleagues, family and friends of the highly respected athletic trainer, John L. Sciera, in his memory. Sciera, a 1952...
Established by students, colleagues, family and friends of the highly...
  • Deadline: 02/02/2020
  • Award: Funding Amount Varies
Deadline02/02/2020
Funding Amount Varies Judson H. Taylor Community Service Scholarship
Established by the Student Government Association (SGA) in honor of President Emeritus Judson H. Taylor, on the occasion of his retirement from...
Established by the Student Government Association (SGA) in honor of...
  • Deadline: 02/02/2020
  • Award: Funding Amount Varies
Deadline02/02/2020
Funding Amount Varies Katherine Daniels Pfiester '60 Scholarship
The Katherine Daniels Pfiester ’60 Scholarship was established by Katherine Daniels Pfiester ’60, who enjoyed a fruitful career educating young...
The Katherine Daniels Pfiester ’60 Scholarship was established by...
  • Deadline: 02/02/2020
  • Award: Funding Amount Varies
Deadline02/02/2020