Private and corporate scholarships are provided from many independent sources outside of the college. Many students overlook the opportunity to receive private scholarships as a source of financial assistance. Check with your employer, a parent’s employer, or a community organization that assists its local residents. Do not overlook your high school guidance counselor for scholarships assistance. There are scholarship opportunities for both undergraduate and graduate students in all areas of study.
U.S. Bank Scholarship Program
Forty lucky high school seniors/college undergraduates will win a $1,000 U. S. Bank scholarship. Purchase College undergraduates are encouraged to apply.
Winners will be selected at a random drawing.
Apply at USBANK.COM/SCHOLARSHIP
Pace Law School Environmental Consortium Merit Scholarship
Pace Law School is offering a merit scholarship award to a student who has deomonstrated an interest in environmental issues affecting the Hudson River watershed region. Scholarship benefits consist of a merit scholarship ranging from $3,000 to $10,000 towards law school tuition, depending upon student's qualifications and Pace's financial resources.
The Theodore Gordon Flyfishers, Inc. Founders Fund Scholarship
This merit scholarship in the amount of $3,500 is offered annually in the name of the TGF founders, to a single recipient who has demonstrated excellence and outstanding dedication in a field of study that falls within an environmental field of a school or department.
The eligible applicant's major shall be in an area of environmental studies such as ecology, hydrology, conservation biology, natural resource management, zoology or environmental law and policy.
Details and application: http://www.environmentalconsortium.org/resources/scholarships/tgf.html
2012 B. Davis Scholarship
Award Value: $1,000
This Scholarship is available to all high school juniors and seniors, as well as, all students currently registered in any post secondary institution. There is no age restriction. This is not an academic scholarship but they would like to know where you are going to school now and what your future academic plans are.
Details: Visit website at http://www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm