For year-round listings of private and governmental scholarships, please visit the Hunter College Grants Guide. For information about Hunter College scholarships, please contact the Financial Aid Office or visit their scholarships page.
Information Session: Are You Interested in China and in Being a Global Leader?
Schwarzman Scholars Program offers a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to complete a fully funded, one-year master's degree in one of the following disciplines: Public Policy, Economics and Business, or International Relations.
Date: Wednesday, February 25
Time: 1:30 - 2:30 pm
Place: Sylvia E. Fishman Student Center, 417 West Building
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New York Needs You (NYNY) Fellowship Program
The New York Needs You (NYNY) Fellowship Program, an innovative two-year career development and leadership program, is accepting applications for its June 2015 program. NYNY will provide eligible, ambitious, first-generation college students with intensive mentoring and support to realize their full potential.
Core features of the program:
- Stipend of $1,250 per year (up to $2,500 for the two year commitment)
- Bi-weekly Saturday Workshops that will foster development of relationships with over 200 highly accomplished NYNY mentor-coaches and community business leaders.
- Curricula that focus on life-planning, development of critical skills, public speaking, personal finance, written communication, relations management and interviewing.
- Opportunities to apply skills learned through leading projects such as career workshops that will help improve success rates for their peers.
- Access to summer internships at prestigious companies and organizations.
- In-kind services and products such as business attire, free subsidized test prep, discounted laptops and tablet computers.
- 800 hours over two years of one on one work with a mentor.
- Opportunities to network with leading industry professionals.
Deadline: Thursday, February 26
UK Summer Institute (Fulbright) Awards
The US-UK Fulbright Commission offers various programs from three to six weeks where students will be immersed in the study of British academics and culture. Students will take part in cultural events, research, collaboration and presentation at an esteemed British university.
This program is open to first- and second-year students who are U.S. citizens, with a minimum GPA of 3.50. The awards will cover the majority of all costs, including travel, university fees, and room and board at the host university
Deadline: Thursday, February 26
(Some programs may have a later deadline.)
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Fulbright-mtvU Awards Available for an International Music Project
Fulbright-mtvU Awards are available in all countries where there is an active Fulbright program. Up to four awards will be made for projects that center around research on an aspect of international music culture that focuses on contemporary or popular music as a cultural force for expression or change. Preference will be given to creative projects that are conveyed in a dynamic fashion, and are accompanied by a feasible plan.
Deadline: Friday, February 27
Time: 5:00 pm
CUNY University Student Senate Scholarships
The Don and Mary Ellen Passantino International Student Scholarship
Recognizes international students who have demonstrated outstanding scholarship and enthusiastic leadership and service under extraordinary circumstances. Two students per campus, per academic year are awarded the scholarship.
The Don and Mary Ellen Passantino Scholarship (for students with disabilities)
Recognizes students with disabilities who have demonstrated outstanding scholarship and enthusiastic leadership and service under extraordinary circumstances. Two students per campus, per academic year are awarded the scholarship.
The Ernesto Malave Merit Scholarship
The scholarship awards one student per campus, per academic year for demonstrating outstanding academic and leadership performance under extraordinary circumstances.
The Graduate Peer Mentoring Scholarship
The scholarship is awarded to at least one graduate student per campus, per academic year for demonstrating a tremendous effort to help undergraduate or other graduate students through academic support, professional development, and leadership development within their college community.
Deadline: Friday, April 3, 2015
Place: Office of Student Activities, Room C001 HN
Summer 2015 Paid Research Opportunities
Are you an undergraduate student looking for a summer research program? Do you need help with applying to graduate school? Get funding and application tips for graduate school. Visit Hunter's Undergraduate Research Opportunities database!
Paid summer 2015 undergraduate placements include:
- Over 800 programs — REU, NASA and more
- Fellowships and graduate programs in a wide variety of STEM disciplines
- NASA-supported internships, fellowships and scholarships
- Tips on applying and associated resources
- Opportunities in the ocean sciences
- Opportunities in engineering
Looking for More Scholarships?
Check Out the Hunter College Grants Guide
There are thousands of external scholarships in addition to those offered by Hunter College, and students may wish to do their own internet searches. Scholarships, fellowships, and grants can provide more than money; they may offer prestige and educational opportunities.
For year-round listings of private and governmental scholarships, please visit the Hunter College Grants Guide.
For information about Hunter College scholarships, please contact the Financial Aid Office or visit their Scholarships page.