Frances Cheney Scholarship

Established by Dr. Louise M. Conley. This scholarship was created to recognize in perpetuity the educational administration accomplishments and values of academic excellence promoted by Francis J. Cheney, distinguished second principal of the Cortland Normal School and Dr. Conley’s grandfather. Award will be split evenly between the fall and spring semesters. Funding is based on availability.

Selection Criteria

  • awarded to a matriculated entering freshman level student in good academic standing at SUNY Cortland
  • in an education major
  • enrolled full-time (at least 12 credit hours each fall and spring semester)
  • student must have at least one full academic year remaining at the start of the fall semester of award year
  • has demonstrated financial need per FAFSA


Renewal Information

  • may be renewable for up to four years, renewals are dependent on available funding as provided by the Cortland College Foundation
  • in an education major
  • matriculated at SUNY Cortland
  • enrolled full-time (at least 12 credit hours each fall and spring semester)
  • maintain satisfactory academic progress per SUNY Cortland’s published Federal Good Academic Standing guidelines
  • has demonstrated financial need per FAFSA

Scholarship funding is determined by the Cortland College Foundation. Scholarship amounts and availability are subject to change.

Award
$1,000
Deadline
02/09/2015