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.
U.S Student Fulbright Grant Information Session
Will you be graduating by 2016? Or in graduate school? Thinking of going abroad to study, teach English or do research? Learn about opportunities through the U.S. Student Fulbright Program. 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, and teach English in Turkey, Germany and Argentina, among many other countries.
Representatives of Fulbright and an Alumni Ambassador of the U.S. Student Fulbright Program will be at Hunter for this Fulbright Grant Information Session.
Date: Wednesday, April 1
Time: 1:30 - 2:30 pm
Place: The Sylvia E. Fishman Student Center, 417 West Building
Ten Scholarships for the Hunter Costa Rica programs!
Education Abroad is offering five $250 scholarships to eligible students participating in the 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!
Deadlines: Sunday, April 12 (Summer) and Friday, May 1 (Fall)
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
Place: Office of Student Activities, Room C001, North Building
Philip & Aida Siff Educational Foundation Scholarship
Applications are now available for the Philip & Aida Siff Educational Foundation Scholarship. The Foundation plans to award ten undergraduate Hunter College students $3000 for the 2015-2016 academic year based on academic merit & financial need.
Applicants must be full-time students who are US citizens. They must have completed at least 24 credits at Hunter with at least a 3.50 GPA, and demonstrate significant financial need according to the Office of Financial Aid.
Deadline: Thursday, April 16
Place: Room 1103, East Building
The Hispanic Scholarship Fund
The Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF) and the Israeli Missions across the United States have launched a $100,000 pilot scholarship program aimed at supporting U.S. Hispanic college students. The funds will be provided by Israel's Ministry of Foreign Affairs to offer qualified Hispanic scholars the opportunity to study abroad at outstanding colleges and universities in Israel. This national initiative will include students within The Consulate General of Israel in New York's tri-state region, which covers Connecticut, New Jersey and New York.
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.