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Flight 587 Memorial Scholarship

New York State Higher Education Services Corporation (HESC)

Application Information


Scholarship Overview

This scholarship is for children, spouses, and financial dependents of those who died as a direct result of the American Airlines Flight 587 crash on November 12, 2001 in Belle Harbor, Queens, New York. To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must study at an approved post-secondary institution in New York State; have graduated from a high school in the US, earned a GED, or passed a federally approved "Ability to Benefit" test; be enrolled as full-time students (12 or more credits per semester); be matriculated in an approved program of study; and be in good academic standing.

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: Jun 30
The deadline for this scholarship has passed.


Class Year: Is this you?
  • High school senior
  • College freshman
  • College sophomore
  • College junior
  • College senior
Home State: Is this you?
  • New York
Other Qualifications: Is this you?
  • Deceased / Injured / Disabled Parent(s) or Spouse
More Requirements:
    Must be the child, spouse, or financial dependent of someone who died as a direct result of the American Airlines Flight 587 crash.

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    Act now as the deadline for this scholarship is March 31, 2015

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