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New York State Scholarship for Academic Excellence

New York State Higher Education Services Corporation (HESC)

Application Information

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Scholarship Overview

This scholarship is for outstanding New York State high school graduates. To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must have graduated from high school and enroll full-time and be matriculated in an approved undergraduate program of study in a New York State postsecondary institution. Applicants must be in good academic standing and not be in default on any state or federal student loan or on any repayment of state awards. Applicants must be residents of New York State and be US citizens or qualified noncitizens.

How easy is it to apply?

Not too bad

This scholarship's application process may have items such as essays that could take a couple hours.

How much competition is there?

Not much

This scholarship won't have as many applicants as most.

Contact Information



Deadline: Jun 30
Award Range: $500 - $1,500
Awards Granted: 8000
Renewable: This scholarship is renewable
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