$3,000
Avg. Amount Awarded
29
Days
January 15 2019
Application Deadline
2
Awarded last year
No
Renewable
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Description

The scholarship, in the amount of $3,000 per recipient, is paid in installments of $1,500 per semester for any year the student is enrolled in college. The scholarship is presented to an individual who intends to pursue a career related to the field of intellectual or other developmental disabilities such as behavioral sciences, social work, nursing, healthcare administration and management or psychology. The funds must be claimed within a four (4) year period from the time the scholarship was awarded. Two (2) scholarships are presented annually. Student must be enrolled full-time in any year of their college education. Student's training must be in a field related to intellectual or other developmental disabilities. Students currently receiving a scholarship through The Arc New York are not eligible to receive simultaneous scholarships. Student must be a New York State resident and/or attending a college or university in New York State. Submit completed application, signed by the Department Chairperson, and one (1) letter of recommendation from a current academic instructor.

Amount Details

$3,000
Low Amount Awarded
$6,000
Total Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student or a graduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university, a four-year college or two-year college
  • CheckmarkMust study full-time
  • CheckmarkRestricted to residents of New York
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying in New York
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Health Administration, Health and Medical Sciences, Nursing, Special Education, Social Services, Therapy/Rehabilitation

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Contact Maria Simone

scholarships@thearcny.org
Tel: 518-439-8311
Fax: 518-439-1893 Address 29 British American Boulevard, Floor 2
Latham, NY 12110