New York State Memorial Scholarships
Sponsored by: New York State Higher Education Services Corporation (HESC)
Applicant must be a New York resident, be the child or spouse of a New York police officer, firefighter, volunteer firefighter, peace officer, or emergency medical services worker who died as a result of injuries sustained in the line of duty, and be studying full time in an approved undergraduate program at a New York post-secondary institution. To establish eligibility, applicant must submit Memorial Scholarship Supplement, available from HESC. FAFSA and TAP applications required.
|Application Deadline||June 30|
|Scholarship, Grant, Fellowship or Contest||Scholarship|
|Award Coverage||Full tuition or State University of New York (SUNY) tuition cost, whichever is less, plus funds for room and board and allowance for books, supplies, and transportation|
Renewable up to four years; five years for approved five-year bachelor's degree program.
|Must be repaid?||no|
|Required to attend a specific school?||no|