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.
Liebesman Scholarship for Part-time Students
The Beatrice and Raymond Liebesman Completion Scholarship (also known as the Part-Time Student Support Award) is available to cover the cost of one additional course to help expedite your degree completion.
To be eligible for the scholarship, you must:
- Be a matriculated student; includes students in BA/MA Programs
- Complete at least 60 credits toward first undergraduate degree. Second undergraduate degrees and graduate degrees are ineligible.
- Have part-time enrollment (11 ½ credits or less) in the semester that they apply for the scholarship.
- Have a cumulative Hunter College GPA of 3.0 or greater
- Be a U.S. citizen
Deadline: August 14
Scholarships for Undocumented LGBTQI
The Stonewall Community Foundation is accepting applications for the Levin-Goffe Scholarship to help support undocumented immigrants pursuing higher education in New York City who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, queer or intersex. This is one of nine scholarships offered by Stonewall.
Fulbright Grants Available: Study, Research & Teach 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: Thursday, September 10
McNair Scholars Program for Students Interested in Graduate School
The Ronald E. McNair Scholars Program is currently recruiting Hunter students interested in obtaining doctoral degrees. Accepted students have the opportunity to attend paid summer research opportunity programs and participate in numerous activities throughout the year. Program participants may receive a stipend up to $2,800 per academic year upon successful completion of stated activities and goals.
This program provides assistance with graduate application preparation, faculty mentoring, research presentation opportunities for various conferences, and scholarship/fellowship applications. Also, free Graduate Record Examination (GRE) preparation workshops are offered to students.
How to Apply:
Students interested in applying to the McNair Scholars Program should contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Deadline: Tuesday, September 15
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.