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The requirement for 8 prior credits and 80% completion rate may be waived for students in the Nursing Program.


Jeanne Brockmann Scholarship

Established in honor of one of the founding members of the Alumni Student Federation Board of Governors, Jeanne Brockmann, the scholarship is available to all undergraduate students with financial need.

Nancy Gathings Bunch Scholarship

Established by Metropolitan Center retired Dean Nancy Gathings Bunch, this scholarship is available to students who are highly motivated, have financial need and who wish to direct their work in the service of others.

Dyson Foundation Scholarship in Nursing

To be awarded to undergraduate or graduate nursing students with financial need residing and working in Columbia, Dutchess, Greene, Orange, Putnam and Ulster Counties.  Students must intend to continue living and working in those specified counties in a health care profession after graduation. Repeat awards will be made to the same student each year until they graduate, as long as they remain academically successful.

Empire State College Scholarship

Established through private contributions to the college, this scholarship provides aid to undergraduate or graduate students with financial need.

James W. Hall Scholarship

Established in honor of the first president of Empire State College, James W. Hall, this scholarship is available to undergraduate students in their final year of study.

The Hohenhaus Family Nursing Scholarship

Established in 2007 by Susan Hohenhaus, an Empire State College alumna who received her Bachelor’s degree in 2003 and her Master’s degree in 2005.  This scholarship will be awarded each fall to a deserving student with financial need enrolled in the Bachelor of Science in Nursing Program


The Stewart W. and Willma C. Hoyt Foundation Scholarship

Established by the Stewart W. and Willma C. Hoyt Foundation, this scholarship provides financial aid to undergraduate students who reside in the greater Binghamton area.

Key Bank Scholarship

The KeyBank Scholarship will be awarded annually to students who are residents of the ten-county Capital Region, have a minimum of 2.5 GPA, enrolled full or part time, and who have a history of community involvement. May be an undergraduate or graduate student.

Lake Placid Education Foundation Scholarship

The Lake Placid Education Foundation Scholarship provides scholarships for students residing in the Adirondack Park region.

Janet Wood McGregor Scholarship

Established in 2008 by Janet Wood McGregor, an Empire State College alumna who received her associate degree in 1979 and her bachelor’s degree in 1981 from the Long Island Center. This award is for a deserving student with financial need, with preference given to single mothers.

Marjorie Meinhardt '77 Scholarship

Established in honor of alumna and long-time Empire State College director of alumni and student relations, Marjorie Meinhardt ’77, this scholarship is available to all undergraduate and graduate students.

Robert Milton Memorial Scholarship

Established in memory of late mentor Robert Milton, the scholarship will be available to all undergraduate and graduate students, based on need & academic promise.

Mohawk Valley Medical Associates Scholarship

Awarded to nursing students from the nine-county Mohawk Valley geographic area (Schenectady, Saratoga, Fulton, Montgomery, Warren, Washington, Albany, Rensselaer and Schoharie), who demonstrate financial need and plan to work in the Mohawk Valley Medical Associates area after graduation from the nursing program.

New York Community Bank Foundation Scholarship in Nursing

New York Community Bank Foundation Nursing Scholars will be selected on the basis of financial need, representation of the diversity of the area, and academic promise.  A student who makes satisfactory progress may receive multi-year awards until she or he completes the program. Students must reside on Long Island.

Fuensanta Arismendi Plaza Annual Scholarship

The Fuensanta Arismendi Plaza Annual Scholarship was established by Galina Krasskova in loving memory of her mother, Fuensanta Plaza. This scholarship supports part-time female students who are 30 years old or older. Student must have significant financial need.

Stat Staff Professionals Nursing Scholarship

The scholarship will be awarded to undergraduate students enrolled in the School of Nursing.  Preference is given to students living or working in the Capital Region of New York. Multi-year awards are preferred. The Stat Staff Professionals Nursing Scholarship will help defray educational expenses for students who meet the established Foundation Scholarship eligibility criteria – including matriculation, appropriate GPA, and successful academic progress.

Stewarts Shops - Empire State College Scholarship

Through the generosity of Stewart’s Shops and the Empire State College Foundation, we are pleased to offer scholarships for graduates of selected community colleges to attend Empire State College. Students must apply via online application form.

Monte and Hilda Trammer Scholarship

Established by Empire State College Foundation board member Monte Trammer, this scholarship is available to a male, African-American student with preference given first to a custodial single parent and second to a married man with children in the household at any center or unit.

T. Urling and Mabel Walker Endowed Scholarship in Nursing

Established in 2009 by Empire State College alumna and former diploma nurse, Mabel Walker and her husband T. Urling Walker. The T. Urling and Mabel Walker Endowed Scholarship in Nursing will be awarded to a student or students from Watertown pursuing a degree through Empire State College’s Nursing Program.  Students will be selected based on geographic location, academic promise and financial need.  If there are no students from Watertown the scholarship will go to a student from the greater North Country area.

Julia O. Wells Memorial Education Foundation Scholarship

Established by the Julia O. Wells Memorial Education Foundation, this scholarship supports students pursuing a degree in professional nursing. Fifty percent of the total allotment must be awarded to Memorial Hospital School of Nursing alumni. The other fifty percent may be awarded to non-Memorial alumni.

Karen West '95 Incentive Award

Established by alumna Karen West ’95, this scholarship is available to female students from Chautauqua County with preference given to an employed, single parent. One undergraduate and one graduate scholarship is available.

Fred and Floy Willmott Foundation Scholarship in Nursing

The Willmott Scholarship is awarded to nursing students in Rochester.  Award will be made to same student for 3 years, as long as they are successfully progressing in the program.

The Hilda and Charles Wolff Scholarship

Established in honor of Hilda and Charles Wolff through the generosity of their daughter, Linda Weiss '83. This scholarship is available to students anywhere in the college on the basis of need and academic promise.

Victoria D'Amore Zipko Scholarship

Established in 2007 by alumna Ruth Anne Gigliotti ’87 in memory and honor of her mother, the Victoria D’Amore Zipko Scholarship will be given to deserving Italian American women with financial need currently enrolled at any location of Empire State College.


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Donor or Scholarship Recipient Photo

Tammy Sanders '10
Robert R. Rodgers Scholar
Niagara Frontier Center

Quotation Mark It's huge," says Sanders. "It allowed me to take a job that doesn't pay that well, but allows me to concentrate on my studies and be exposed to a university environment. Quotation Mark


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