All Opportunities

Welcome to the SUNY Orange County Community College’s Scholarship Opportunities Homepage.

Below you will find a listing of scholarships available to students with brief information about the scholarship qualifications. To apply to scholarships which require an application, you must first sign in with the same user name and password you use to access the campus login portal. You will then have the opportunity to complete a general application and, if applicable, apply for specific scholarships.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$250.00 Bertha & Nathan Mark Memorial Scholarship
Awarded annually to a full- or part-time, entering student, who demonstrates financial need and academic potential.
Awarded annually to a full- or part-time, entering student, who...
  • Deadline: 08/01/2018
  • Award: $250.00
Deadline08/01/2018
$1,000.00 Bill and Mary Devitt Scholarship
Awarded annually to a full-time, entering student, who is a graduate of Valley Central High School, who has a high school GPA of 80 or higher. ...
Awarded annually to a full-time, entering student, who is a graduate of...
  • Deadline: 08/01/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline08/01/2018
Varies Corkey Siegel Scholarship in Music
Awarded annually to a full- or part-time, entering student, planning to major in Music at SUNY Orange. Candidate must be a graduate from an Orange...
Awarded annually to a full- or part-time, entering student, planning to...
  • Deadline: 08/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/01/2018
Varies COTA Creating Opportunity to Achieve
Awarded annually to an entering or returning/continuing student in the Bridges Program, who has demonstrable financial need. Student must be...
Awarded annually to an entering or returning/continuing student in the...
  • Deadline: 08/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/01/2018
Varies Dean George F. Shepard Endowed Memorial Scholarship
Established through a bequest of the estate of the beloved Dean George F. Shepard. Awarded annually to a full-time, entering student, from each of...
Established through a bequest of the estate of the beloved Dean George...
  • Deadline: 08/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/01/2018
Varies Evelyn and John Morrison "Kindercollege" Scholarship
Established though the generosity of Evelyn and John Morrison, and continued through the Morrison Donor Advised Fund. Awarded annually to a full-...
Established though the generosity of Evelyn and John Morrison, and...
  • Deadline: 08/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/01/2018
Varies Foundation Endowed Scholarship
Awarded annually to a full-time, entering student, with a 90 or above GPA.
Awarded annually to a full-time, entering student, with a 90 or above GPA.
  • Deadline: 08/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/01/2018
$2,500.00 Frommer Family Scholarship
Awarded annually to a full-time, entering student, who is graduating from Valley Central High School, shows academic merit and demonstrable need....
Awarded annually to a full-time, entering student, who is graduating...
  • Deadline: 08/01/2018
  • Award: $2,500.00
Deadline08/01/2018
$375.00 Grace Reynolds Memorial Scholarship
Awarded to graduates of Goshen High School planning to attend Orange County Community College, full- or part-time, pursuing a Nursing degree. Award...
Awarded to graduates of Goshen High School planning to attend Orange...
  • Deadline: 08/01/2018
  • Award: $375.00
Deadline08/01/2018
Varies Hanorah M. "Dollie" Sweeney Memorial MHS Freshman Scholarship
Established through a generous bequest of Hanorah M. “Dollie” Sweeney. Awarded annually to a Middletown High School graduate entering Orange County...
Established through a generous bequest of Hanorah M. “Dollie” Sweeney....
  • Deadline: 08/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/01/2018
Varies Jake Kriney Family Scholarship
Awarded annually to an entering Orange County high school graduate with a B average or more, attending full-time, who shows strong leadership...
Awarded annually to an entering Orange County high school graduate with...
  • Deadline: 08/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/01/2018
Varies James Ottaway Jr. Honors Scholarship
Two scholarships for full-time entering students in the Honors Program: one (1) for $1500 and one (1) for $1000, renewable for a second year....
Two scholarships for full-time entering students in the Honors Program:...
  • Deadline: 08/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/01/2018
Varies Jesse A. Bookstaver Memorial Scholarship
Established through a bequest of Carrie Bookstaver, wife of the late Jesse A. Bookstaver, both were long time residents of Wallkill. Awarded...
Established through a bequest of Carrie Bookstaver, wife of the late...
  • Deadline: 08/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/01/2018
$1,000.00 Kiwanis Club of Middletown
Awarded annually to an entering Middletown High School graduate, attending full-time, based upon academic merit. Key Club member given preference....
Awarded annually to an entering Middletown High School graduate,...
  • Deadline: 08/01/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline08/01/2018
Varies Marilyn R. Wheeler Memorial Scholarship for Continuing Education
Established in 1991 in memory of Marilyn R. Wheeler for her twenty-two years of service to SUNY Orange Continuing Education. Available to two (2)...
Established in 1991 in memory of Marilyn R. Wheeler for her twenty-two...
  • Deadline: 08/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/01/2018
$1,750.00 Amy Bull Crist Scholarship
Awarded annually in honor of Amy Bull Crist, who was a founder of SUNY Orange and a member of its Board of Trustees. Awarded to a full- or...
Awarded annually in honor of Amy Bull Crist, who was a founder of SUNY...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,750.00
Ended
$300.00 Annette A. Wahlen Memorial Scholarship
Established in memory of Annette A. Wahlen. Awarded annually to a full- or part-time, graduating student of the Business Department, who is...
Established in memory of Annette A. Wahlen. Awarded annually to a full-...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $300.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Audrey A. Reilly Memorial Music Scholarship
Established through the generosity of the late Professor Emeritus Charles J. Reilly in memory of his wife, Audrey. Awarded annually to a full- or...
Established through the generosity of the late Professor Emeritus...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$125.00 Business Club Scholarship
Awarded annually to a full- or part-time, graduating student of the Business Department, continuing her/his business education at an institution of...
Awarded annually to a full- or part-time, graduating student of the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $125.00
Ended
$800.00 Charles J. Reilly Business Education Scholarship
Established by the late Professor Emeritus Charles J. Reilly. Awarded annually to a full- or part-time, graduating student of the Business...
Established by the late Professor Emeritus Charles J. Reilly. Awarded...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $800.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Chris G. Chachis Memorial Scholarship
Awarded annually in memory of Chris Chachis—former coach, professor, and athletic Director. Available to one (1) male and one (1) female full- or...
Awarded annually in memory of Chris Chachis—former coach, professor, and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,250.00 Christine M. Morrison Scholarship
Awarded annually to a full- or part-time, graduating student, who plans to continue her/his education at an institution of higher learning. Award...
Awarded annually to a full- or part-time, graduating student, who plans...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,250.00
Ended
$450 Christopher J. Basta Memorial Scholarship
Awarded annually to a full- or part-time, graduating student, continuing her/his studies in Health, Physical Education or Environmental Science at...
Awarded annually to a full- or part-time, graduating student, continuing...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $450
Ended
$200.00 Colonel John T. Westermeier Award
Established and generously supported in memory of Col. John T. Westermeier. Awarded annually to a full- or part-time, graduating student. The award...
Established and generously supported in memory of Col. John T....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $200.00
Ended
$350 David Kotler Memorial Scholarship
Established in memory of David Kotler. Awarded annually to a full- or part-time, graduating student, who intends to continue her/his education at...
Established in memory of David Kotler. Awarded annually to a full- or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $350
Ended
$500.00 Dr. Cortland R. Mapes Biology Scholarship
Awarded annually in honor of SUNY Orange faculty member Dr. Cortland R. Mapes, to one or more full- or part-time, graduating student(s), with a...
Awarded annually in honor of SUNY Orange faculty member Dr. Cortland R....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$600.00 Dr. Hannah Vuolo Memorial Scholarship
Awarded to a full- or part-time, graduating student, planning to continue her/his education at an institution of higher learning. Award based on...
Awarded to a full- or part-time, graduating student, planning to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $600.00
Ended
$1000.00 Dr. Manuel Rosenblum Theater Scholarship
Awarded annually to a full- or part-time, graduating student pursuing his/her studies in the field of Drama. This scholarship is in honor of Dr....
Awarded annually to a full- or part-time, graduating student pursuing...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1000.00
Ended
$450.00 Dr. Marvin Feman Scholarship
Established in honor of former Arts & Communication Department Chair, Dr. Marvin Feman. Awarded annually to a full- or part-time, graduating...
Established in honor of former Arts & Communication Department...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $450.00
Ended
$125.00 Evening Nursing Scholarship
Awarded annually to a full- or part-time, graduating student of the Evening Nursing Program. Award based on academic merit and recommendation of...
Awarded annually to a full- or part-time, graduating student of the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $125.00
Ended
$250 Excellence in Architecture Scholarship
Awarded annually to a full- or part-time, graduating student of the Architectural Technology Program, planning to continue her/his education at an...
Awarded annually to a full- or part-time, graduating student of the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250
Ended
$1,000.00 Faculty/Staff Graduating Scholarship
Established though the generosity of SUNY Orange faculty and staff. Awarded annually to one (1) full-time and one (1) part-time, graduating...
Established though the generosity of SUNY Orange faculty and staff....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$750.00 George F. Large Memorial Scholarship
Awarded annually to a full- or part-time, graduating student of the Architecture program, who intends to continue her/his education at an...
Awarded annually to a full- or part-time, graduating student of the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $750.00
Ended
$2,250.00 H. Seeley McClure Memorial Scholarship
Established through a bequest of H. Seeley McClure. Awarded annually to full- or part-time, graduating students, transferring to an institution of...
Established through a bequest of H. Seeley McClure. Awarded annually to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,250.00
Ended
$2,500.00 Helen K. and George R. (Bucky) Bartlett Jr. Memorial Scholarship
Awarded to a full- or part-time, graduating student, continuing her/his Liberal Arts education full-time at an institution of higher education....
Awarded to a full- or part-time, graduating student, continuing her/his...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500.00
Ended
$300.00 Herbert M. Sussman Biology Scholarship
Awarded annually to a full- or part-time, graduating student, majoring in Biology, who is a resident of Orange County and transferring to a...
Awarded annually to a full- or part-time, graduating student, majoring...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $300.00
Ended
$200.00 Ivan Medina Memorial Scholarship
Awarded annually to a full- or part-time, graduating student, minority or underrepresented group (which includes LGBTQ and/or women), of either the...
Awarded annually to a full- or part-time, graduating student, minority...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $200.00
Ended
$1,500.00 June M. Simpson Memorial Nursing Scholarship
Awarded annually to a full- or part-time, graduating student of the Nursing Program, who plans to continue her/his education at an institution of...
Awarded annually to a full- or part-time, graduating student of the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
Ended
$150.00 Mary B. Diana Scholarship
Awarded annually to a full- or part-time, graduating female athlete in the Physical Education Department, with a 2.5 GPA or higher. Award based on...
Awarded annually to a full- or part-time, graduating female athlete in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $150.00
Ended
Varies New York State United Teachers (NYSUT) Scholarship
This scholarship is offered by the New York State United Teachers Retiree Council 14. Awarded annually to a full- or part-time, graduating student,...
This scholarship is offered by the New York State United Teachers...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1000.00 Odell S. Hathaway Memorial Scholarship
Awarded annually to a full- or part-time, graduating student studying History, who is planning to continue her/his education at an institution of...
Awarded annually to a full- or part-time, graduating student studying...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1000.00
Ended
Varies Orange County Master Gardener Scholarship
Awarded annually to a full- or part-time, graduating student, who majored in horticulture, botany, or landscape design. Award based on academic merit.
Awarded annually to a full- or part-time, graduating student, who...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$450.00 Orange County Society of New York for Collegiate Study
Awarded annually to a full- or part-time, graduating student, who plans to continue her/his education at an institution of higher learning. Award...
Awarded annually to a full- or part-time, graduating student, who plans...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $450.00
Ended
$1,425.00 Patrick B. Sweeney Annual Scholarship
Awarded annually to a full- or part-time, graduating student, continuing her/his studies in the social sciences. Preference given to a student...
Awarded annually to a full- or part-time, graduating student, continuing...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,425.00
Ended
Varies Physical Education & Recreation Club: The Ed Heitler Award
Awarded annually to a full- or part-time, graduating student, majoring in Exercise Studies or Recreation, upon the recommendation of the Health,...
Awarded annually to a full- or part-time, graduating student, majoring...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$300.00 Ruth Pollack Memorial Scholarship
Awarded annually to a full- or part-time, graduating student of the Performing Arts program. Award based on recommendation of the Arts &...
Awarded annually to a full- or part-time, graduating student of the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $300.00
Ended
$150.00 Sara K. Worcester Memorial Music Scholarship
Established by Marchessa Morrison, in memory of Sara K. Worcester. Awarded annually to a full- or part-time, graduating student of the Arts &...
Established by Marchessa Morrison, in memory of Sara K. Worcester. ...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $150.00
Ended
$1,900.00 The Elizabeth Parkhurst Memorial Scholarship
Established through the generous bequest of Elizabeth Parkhurst. Awarded annually to a full- or part-time, graduating student, with demonstrable...
Established through the generous bequest of Elizabeth Parkhurst. Awarded...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,900.00
Ended
$250.00 The Max H. Golub Memorial Scholarship
Established in memory of Max Golub. Awarded annually to a full- or part-time, graduating student from the Business Department, who is majoring in...
Established in memory of Max Golub. Awarded annually to a full- or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250.00
Ended
$800.00 Trustee Edward P. Dougherty Memorial Scholarship
Awarded annually in honor of Edward P. Dougherty, 1979 College Trustee, to a full- or part-time, graduating student, who has been involved in...
Awarded annually in honor of Edward P. Dougherty, 1979 College Trustee,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $800.00
Ended