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Minority Science Scholarship

Rochester Area Community Foundation

Application Information


Scholarship Overview

This scholarship is for college-bound graduating seniors from any Rochester City School District high school in New York with preference given to minority students, and for currently enrolled college undergraduate minority students who graduated from any Rochester City School District high school in New York. To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must have a minimum high school/college GPA of 2.5, demonstrate unmet financial need, and be pursuing a course of study culminating in a degree in the fields of environmental studies or the sciences.

How easy is it to apply?


This scholarship's application process shouldn't take more than an hour or so.

How much competition is there?

Relatively little!

This scholarship has a relatively low number of applicants.

Contact Information



Deadline: May 1
The deadline for this scholarship has passed.
Award Range: $1,500 - $8,000


GPA: Is this you?
  • 2.5
Financial Need: Is this you?
    Financial need will be considered.
Class Year: Is this you?
  • High school senior
  • College freshman
  • College sophomore
  • College junior
  • College senior
Home State: Is this you?
  • New York
Location: Is this you?
  • Rochester
Area Of Study: Is this you?
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences
  • Natural Resources and Conservation
  • Physical Sciences
  • Science Technologies/Technicians
Ethnicity: Is this you?
  • African American
  • American Indian or Native Alaskan
  • Asian or Pacific Islander
  • Hispanic/Latino
  • Other

$1000 Cappex "No Essay" Monthly Scholarship

    Act now as the deadline for this scholarship is April 30, 2014

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