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.
Ten Scholarships for the Costa Rica programs!
Education Abroad is offering five $250 scholarships to eligible students who are participating in our summer program in Costa Rica, Spanish & Community Health in Latin America. For the fall Costa Rica program, Development Studies in Latin America, Education Abroad is offering five $500 scholarships!
Deadline: Monday, May 11 (Summer), Friday, May 27 (Fall)
Charlotte W. Newcombe Scholarship for Mature Women Students
Applications are now available for the Charlotte W. Newcombe Scholarship. Eligible students must be undergraduate women, 25 years of age and older, who have or will have completed 60 credits by the end of this semester. Applicants must have completed at least 24 credits at Hunter with a minimum 3.0 GPA. All applicants must demonstrate financial need by completing the FAFSA. Awards vary.
Deadline: Wednesday, May 6
Time: 5:00 pm
Place: Office of the Dean of Students, 1103 East Building
Information Session: US Student Fulbright Grant
Graduating by 2016? Are you in graduate school? Are you thinking of going abroad to study, teach English, or do research? A Fulbright Grant may offer you the opportunity to study, work and live in the country of your choice for one year. Hunter students have gone on to study anthropology in Thailand, religion in Germany, paint in the Philippines, work in a non-governmental organization in Malawi, or teach English in Turkey, Germany and Argentina, among many other countries.
Learn about the opportunity and the application process.
Date: Wednesday, May 13
Time: 8:00 - 9:30 pm
Place: Assembly Hall, North Building
Scholarships for Puerto Rican Women
Financial awards are granted annually to undergraduate Puerto Rican women selected for their academic excellence and service to the community.
Applicant must meet the following criteria:
- Be currently matriculated as an undergraduate student in an accredited institution of higher education, having earned a minimum of 12 accumulated credits.
- Have maintained a minimum GPA of 3.0 with no failing grades.
- Demonstrate service to the community.
- Provide an official college transcript.
- Provide two (2) letters of recommendation from a professor, college advisor, employer or supervisor.
- Submit a suitable 4"x 6" (minimum size) color photo of the applicant in appropriate professional attire.
- Be available to attend a face-to-face interview with organization.
Deadline: May 30, 2015
Fulbright Grants Available: Study & Work Abroad!
Are you graduating by 2016 or already in graduate school? If you’re thinking of going abroad to study, teach English, or do research, a Fulbright grant may offer you that opportunity in the country of your choice for a year! Hunter students have traveled to study anthropology in Thailand, religion in Germany, work in non-governmental agencies in Malawi, or teach English in Turkey and Argentina, among many other countries.
Deadline: September 10
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.