Scholarships and Awards
The Honors Program provides support to Honor students and Phi Theta Kappa members who are interested in applying for scholarships, especially transfer scholarships. Honor students should visit the Honors Office in M377 for assistance or send an email to (email@example.com).
Listed below are some of the scholarships, internal and external, available to entering, current, and graduating students.
CUNY Research Scholars Program (CRSP) at Kingsborough Community College
To encourage undergraduate participation in authentic scientific research and to increase persistence in STEM disciplines, CUNY is funding mentored laboratory experiences for CUNY community college students over a one-year period. For more information, please visit the Honors Office and speak to the Director. You can also find additional information at https://www.kbcc.cuny.edu/CRSP/index.html
Dean's List Scholarship
Students who have been on the Dean's List for their first two semesters and enroll full-time for a third semester are eligible for the Dean's List Scholarship. For more information, please visit the Office of the Dean of Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment in room A228 or call (718) 368-5029.
Students interested in the Wave Scholarship should contact (718) 368-6558 or visit room A217.
CUNY Office of Academic Affairs maintains the Prestigious Scholarships website which lists some of the best scholarships available to undergraduate students. Honor students should visit the website to learn about the eligibility for each scholarship, the application process, and the deadlines.
Kaplan Foundation Scholarship
The Kaplan Leadership Associate's Degree Scholarship offers financial and academic support, including individualized academic advising, transfer counseling, college tours, mentoring opportunities, leadership training and development to high potential associate degree students with unmet financial need who are also members of underrepresented populations in higher education. Scholarships for associate's degree candidates can be up to $3,000.00 and for bachelor’s degree candidates up to $25,000.00 per year plus additional funding to assist with living expenses.
Kingsborough's Academic and Service Scholarships and Awards
Annual awards are given to graduating students who achieve academic excellence in their various disciplines, and to students who give outstanding service to the college through student government and other student activities. The Faculty Committee on Awards administers the annual Awards Program. The Awards Ceremony is part of the two-day Commencement Exercises at Kingsborough and is usually held the evening before the Commencement Day in June. Families and friends of the awardees are invited to the annual Awards Ceremony to share in the celebration of the students' success.
The Faculty Committee on Awards, in addition selects the Valedictorian. All students who have achieved a GPA of 4.00 and have no more than 12 transfer credits to Kingsborough are invited to audition for the Valedictorian speech. For any questions regarding the Annual Awards Program, students should visit room A228 or call (718) 368-5797.
Awards are determined by departmental or college scholarship committee. Application deadlines will be announced for awards that are competitive.
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