Applicants must be a full-time or part-time, matriculated graduate student with a minimum GPA of 3.5 at SUNY Buffalo State (Students in their first semester are NOT eligible to apply for the scholarship).
An essay of no more than 1000 words explaining why you deserve to be considered for the scholarship AND how the scholarship will contribute to your academic development.
Two (2) letters of recommendation testifying to your ACADEMIC accomplishments and ACADEMIC potential for graduate success at SUNY Buffalo State. Letters must be authored by members of faculty, administration, or staff at SUNY Buffalo State.
All materials must be submitted online by February 3rd, 2017.
The Graduate Advisory Council will review applications to choose TWO Full-Time and TWO Part-Time student recipients
The Scholarship is Merit-Based, meant to be given to high-achieving students. Only academic ability and academic potential will be considered in awarding the scholarship
Two Full-Time student awards = $1000.00 each
Two Part-Time student awards = $500.00 each
Students may only receive the scholarship once during their course of study.
Money is paid directly to the student.