2017 FIRST Scholarships – for students interested in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math)
Camilla G. Belser Memorial Scholarship Fund
– A $2500 renewable scholarship to a student who will be attending
Nassau or Suffolk Community College. Applicant must demonstrate
financial need and submit a copy of the FAFSA Student Aid report. An
essay, letters of recommendation and SAT and ACT scores are also needed.
Deadline: May 8, 2017
Dreams For Youth Scholarship Program 2017
– Academic scholarship of up to $5000. Enrichment scholarship of up to
$2500. See the application for details of what is needed to apply for
each scholarship. Deadline: April 24, 2017
Duke Ellington Memorial College Scholarship
– Two scholarships (a $3000 and a $2000 scholarship) will be awarded in
2017. The primary consideration for the award is the performance of
“good deeds” or community service. Scholastic achievement and financial
need are also considered. Deadline: May 5, 2017
East End Detachment Marine Corps League– The applicant must be a sibling or descendant of a Marine who honorably served. Applications must be received by May 1, 2017.
East End Livestock and Horseman’s Association Scholarship –
Two $1000 scholarships given to graduating seniors of the five east end
towns. Applicant must be entering the field of veterinary medicine or a
program associated with the care and management in animal-related
fields. Deadline for applications is May 22, 2017.
East End Women’s Network Scholarship – The
East End Women’s Network scholarship program honors three deserving
high school woman graduates who have made a significant and positive
difference in their community through their actions and leadership. Applications must be received by April 15, 2017.
Hampton Theatre Company Scholarship
– Scholarships of up to $1500 to graduating seniors who have shown
outstanding ability and commitment in theater arts, and who plan to
further their theater education after graduation. Application deadline is April 1, 2017.
Horticultural Alliance of the Hamptons Scholarship 2017
– Acceptance or enrollment in a degree or professional training program
focused on horticulture or related fields including botany, landscape
architecture, garden design, ornamental horticulture, agriculture and
environmental science. Preference is given to residents of the five
Eastern Towns. Deadline: April 22, 2017
Jack and Jill of America Inc. Kathleen Taylor Memorial Community Service Scholarship – Community service scholarship. Essay and community service activities and extracurricular activities. Deadline: April 1, 2017
Lioness Club of the Hamptons Scholarship – a one time $1,000 award open to any graduating senior residing in the Town of Southampton or the Town of East Hampton. Applications must be postmarked by April 1, 2017
LongHouse Scholarship Award
– one $3000 award to a high school graduating senior from Long Island
who either submitted to the Student Annual or participated at an
internship at LongHouse. Deadline April 7, 2017.
Long Island Fair Agricultural Society of Queens, Nassau and Suffolk Counties Inc.
– Ten $1000 scholarships awarded to provide financial assistance to
students who have been active in their local fairs or outdoor amusement
business who are pursuing a degree. Please note the application MUST be
downloaded from www.nyfairs.org, printed, completed and signed by the
applicant and a parent or guardian. Deadline: April 8 2017.
O’Keeffe Scholarship 2017
– Top third of class, potential for academic success. All applications
need to go through Mrs. Doscher. $3000 per year for four years. Deadline: April 10, 2017
Professional Nurses Association of Suffolk County -$1000 scholarship for a graduating senior who is entering an accredited professional nursing (RN) program. Deadline: April 15, 2017
PWGC 2017 Scholarship Program – one $750 scholarship and two $500 scholarships to students who plan to major in one of the Sciences or Engineering. Deadline: May 5, 2017
Solon Society Inc. 2017 Scholarship
– Five $3000 scholarships to applicants of Hellenic descent who are
currently in their senior year of high school. Emphasis will be placed
on academic achievement, financial need and extracurricular activities. Application deadline: April 24, 2017.
– $2500 Scholarship awarded to 5 graduating Seniors in Nassau and
Suffolk Counties. The student must reside with a parent/guardian who is a
survivor of a women’s cancer, or have resided with a parent/guardian
who has passed from a women’s cancer. – Deadline April 1, 2017
Maria A. Sciara Scholarship
– $2000 Scholarship awarded to 3 graduating Seniors in Nassau and
Suffolk Counties, aspiring to become a teacher, but not necessarily a
criteria. The student must reside with a parent/guardian who is a
survivor of any cancer or have resided with a parent/guardian who has
passed from any cancer. – Deadline April 1, 2017
Theatre Three Productions Julie Peierls Scholarship –
An annual scholarship of $1000 will be awarded to a graduating senior
from Long Island who plans to purse a a career in the professional
theatre and will be majoring in Theatre or Musical Theatre. Application Deadline: June 1, 2017.