Our Opportunities

Welcome to the Hudson Valley Community College Foundation Scholarship portal. Please feel free to look through our scholarship opportunities.

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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$500+ Lt. Michael T. Hynes Memorial Scholarship
Awarded to a student enrolled in the paramedic certificate or degree program.
Awarded to a student enrolled in the paramedic certificate or degree...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500+
Ended
$1,000+ Madeline P. Feist Scholarship
Awarded to a matriculated non-traditional student (typically someone who is age 25 or older) who is looking to obtain his/her first college degree...
Awarded to a matriculated non-traditional student (typically someone who...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000+
Ended
$1,000 Make Great Things Happen Foundation Scholarship
Awarded to a matriculated, full-time student enrolled in the Electrical Engineering Technology program. Preference will be given to students with a...
Awarded to a matriculated, full-time student enrolled in the Electrical...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000+ Marine Sergeant William D. Powers Scholarship
Awarded to an active duty Marine, active duty Reserve Marine or a Marine Corps veteran or a child or spouse of a qualified active duty Marine,...
Awarded to an active duty Marine, active duty Reserve Marine or a Marine...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000+
Ended
$250 Michael J. Torello and Janet Atwater Scholarship
Awarded to a full-time, matriculated student in the School of Health Sciences with a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher. Preference will be given to...
Awarded to a full-time, matriculated student in the School of Health...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250
Ended
$500+ Michael Such Criminal Justice Scholarship
Awarded to a full-time, matriculated student enrolled in the Criminal Justice curriculum with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.
Awarded to a full-time, matriculated student enrolled in the Criminal...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500+
Ended
$1,000+ NESCA Scholarship in memory of Fred Dykeman
Awarded to an adult returning student in the Electrical Construction and Maintenance or Construction Technology program. Preference will be...
Awarded to an adult returning student in the Electrical Construction and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000+
Ended
$1,000+ New Athens Generating Company Scholarship
Awarded to incoming, full-time matriculated students in any program who have a high school GPA of 3 .0 or higher. Students must be residents of...
Awarded to incoming, full-time matriculated students in any program who...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000+
Ended
$1,000+ Northeastern Subcontractors Association Scholarship
Awarded to a student in the Electrical Construction and Maintenance or Construction Technology program. Preference will be extended to applicants...
Awarded to a student in the Electrical Construction and Maintenance or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000+
Ended
$250+ NYSFHB - Nursing/EMT (Dorothy Allen)
Awarded to a student in Nursing or Emergency Medical Technician-Paramedic program with a cumulative GPA of 2.85 GPA or higher. Preference for...
Awarded to a student in Nursing or Emergency Medical...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250+
Ended
$250+ NYSFHB Business Scholarship
Awarded to a student in the Accounting, Business Administration or Computer Information Systems program with a cumulative GPA of 2.85 GPA or...
Awarded to a student in the Accounting, Business Administration or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250+
Ended
$250+ NYSFHB Early Childhood/Human Services Scholarship
Awarded to a student in Early Childhood or Human Services program with a cumulative GPA of 2.85 GPA or higher. Preference for Rensselaer County...
Awarded to a student in Early Childhood or Human Services program with a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250+
Ended
$250+ NYSFHB Humanities/Computer Science Scholarship
Awarded to a student in Humanities or Computer Science program with a cumulative GPA of 2.85 GPA or higher. Preference for Rensselaer County...
Awarded to a student in Humanities or Computer Science program with a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250+
Ended
$250+ NYSFHB Liberal Arts Scholarship
Awarded to a student in Liberal Arts: Humanities and Social Sciences or Physical Education Studies program with a cumulative GPA of 2.85 GPA or...
Awarded to a student in Liberal Arts: Humanities and Social Sciences or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250+
Ended
$1,000+ Otto V. Guenther Scholarship
Awarded to a student enrolled in the School of Health Sciences or a degree program in the Health, Physical Education and Exercise Studies...
Awarded to a student enrolled in the School of Health Sciences or a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000+
Ended
$250 Patty Walsh '92 Memorial Scholarship
Awarded to a full-time, matriculated Human Services major. Preference for student interested in working with handicapped individuals.
Awarded to a full-time, matriculated Human Services major. Preference...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250
Ended
$250+ Paul F. Goliber Memorial Scholarship
Awarded to a full-time, matriculated student enrolled in the School of Engineering and Industrial Technologies with a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher.
Awarded to a full-time, matriculated student enrolled in the School of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250+
Ended
$250+ Peter T. Chimbos '64 Memorial Award
Awarded to a student in the School of Engineering and Industrial Technologies with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher. Preference given to U.S....
Awarded to a student in the School of Engineering and Industrial...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250+
Ended
Varies Pioneer Bank Scholarship in mem. of John M. Scarchilli '74
Awarded to matriculated, full-time student enrolled within the College’s School of Business with a minimum overall GPA or 3.0 or high school...
Awarded to matriculated, full-time student enrolled within the College’s...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$300 Professor Ronald Dow Scholarship
Awarded to a full-time, matriculated student enrolled in the Criminal Justice curriculum with a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher.
Awarded to a full-time, matriculated student enrolled in the Criminal...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $300
Ended
Varies Professor Woodrow J. and Karen S. Maxwell Business Administration Scholarship
Awarded to a matriculated student(s) in the School of Business with a minimum overall GPA of 3.0 or high school equivalent. Recipient must be New...
Awarded to a matriculated student(s) in the School of Business with a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$250+ Raymond J. Stastny Memorial Scholarship
Awarded to a full-time, matriculated student in the Criminal Justice curriculum with a cumulative GPA of 2.75 or higher. Preference will be given...
Awarded to a full-time, matriculated student in the Criminal Justice...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250+
Ended
$500+ Rensselaer County Association of Town Superintendents of Highways Scholarship
Awarded to a matriculated student enrolled in the Civil Engineering Technology or Construction Technology program. Applicants must reside in...
Awarded to a matriculated student enrolled in the Civil Engineering...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500+
Ended
$500+ Richard Dinn Memorial Scholarship
Awarded to a student enrolled in the nursing or physician assistant program with a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher.
Awarded to a student enrolled in the nursing or physician assistant...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500+
Ended
$250+ Robert J. Kufs Memorial Scholarship
Awarded to an incoming, full-time student enrolled in the Automotive Technology program who has a high school GPA of 3.0 or higher. Preference will...
Awarded to an incoming, full-time student enrolled in the Automotive...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250+
Ended
$250+ Robert J. McKinley Faculty Memorial Scholarship
Awarded to a full-time, matriculated Criminal Justice major with a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher.
Awarded to a full-time, matriculated Criminal Justice major with a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250+
Ended
$250+ Robin Henkel Memorial Scholarship
Awarded to a Dental Hygiene major with a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher. Preference is given to graduates of Troy high schools (Emma Willard,...
Awarded to a Dental Hygiene major with a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250+
Ended
$1,000+ Roy J. McDonald '67 G.I. Scholarship
Awarded to a matriculated student who is considered active­ duty or a veteran of the United States Military or NYS National Guard. Preference is...
Awarded to a matriculated student who is considered active­ duty or a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000+
Ended
$500 Ryan W. Gardner Memorial Scholarship
Awarded to a Rensselaer County high school graduate entering the Civil Engineering or Construction Technology program.
Awarded to a Rensselaer County high school graduate entering the Civil...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
Varies Samuel J. and Pauline M. LaGatta Scholarship
Awarded to a matriculated student in the School of Liberal Arts with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher. Preference given to a student in the...
Awarded to a matriculated student in the School of Liberal Arts with a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$250+ Sean Anthony Kelleher Memorial Scholarship
Awarded to a full-time, matriculated student in the Construction Technology program with a cumulative GPA of 2.8 or higher.
Awarded to a full-time, matriculated student in the Construction...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250+
Ended
$1,000+ Senator Joseph L. Bruno Public Service Scholarship
Awarded to a matriculated student in the School of Liberal Arts and Sciences or School of Health Sciences with a cumulative GPA of 3.0, or high...
Awarded to a matriculated student in the School of Liberal Arts and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000+
Ended
$250+ Shamrao Vasudeo Watwe Memorial Scholarship
Awarded to a full-time, matriculated student in any program with a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher.
Awarded to a full-time, matriculated student in any program with a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250+
Ended
$1,000+ Steven Sultan Scholarship
Awarded to a full-time matriculated student with a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher. Preference will be given to student athletes and those...
Awarded to a full-time matriculated student with a cumulative GPA of 2.5...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000+
Ended
$500 Sylvia Marcus Memorial Nursing Scholarship
Awarded to a nursing student from a nontraditional background (preference for a single parent) with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.
Awarded to a nursing student from a nontraditional background...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$5,000 The Women's Fund of the Capital Region Scholarship
Awarded to a matriculated female student who is 25 years of age or older with a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher. Applicants must be residents of...
Awarded to a matriculated female student who is 25 years of age or older...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $5,000
Ended
$1,000 Theresa Bulger McIntyre '92 Memorial Scholarship
Awarded to a matriculated student enrolled in the nursing program who exhibits financial need.
Awarded to a matriculated student enrolled in the nursing program who...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000+ Tri-County Council of Vietnam Era Veterans & Gold Star Mothers Scholarship
Awarded to a matriculated student who is a veteran of the U.S. Armed Services as defined by the U.S. Department of Education or a documented child...
Awarded to a matriculated student who is a veteran of the U.S. Armed...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000+
Ended
$250+ Troy Police Sgt. Michael Blair Scholarship
Awarded to a student whose spouse or parent is a member of the Troy Police Benevolent and Protective Association (Troy PBA).
Awarded to a student whose spouse or parent is a member of the Troy...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250+
Ended
$250+ WE@HVCC Scholarship Fund
Awarded to a student with a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher; preference for students who demonstrate a commitment to community service.
Awarded to a student with a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher; preference...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250+
Ended
$500 William E. Peck '82 Memorial Scholarship
Awarded to a full-time, matriculated student enrolled in the Air Conditioning Technology curriculum.
Awarded to a full-time, matriculated student enrolled in the Air...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$500+ William G. Muller Continuing Education Scholarship
Awarded to a part-time, matriculated student with a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher.
Awarded to a part-time, matriculated student with a cumulative GPA of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500+
Ended
$2,000 William J. Doherty Nursing Scholarship
Awarded to a student enrolled in the Nursing Program with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.
Awarded to a student enrolled in the Nursing Program with a cumulative...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000
Ended
$500 Bette Frisino Memorial Scholarship
Awarded to a non-traditional age student (age 25+) pursuing a degree, certificate, or taking professional development courses toward a specific...
Awarded to a non-traditional age student (age 25+) pursuing a degree,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$500+ Dr. Joseph J. Bulmer EOC Scholarship
Awarded to a full-time Capital District Educational Opportunity Center (EOC) transfer student with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.
Awarded to a full-time Capital District Educational Opportunity Center...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500+
Ended
$250+ Hollie Sharp Lainhart Memorial Scholarship
Awarded to a student who has completed the EOC curriculum (requires verification by EOC staff) who is transferring to pursue a degree or...
Awarded to a student who has completed the EOC curriculum (requires...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250+
Ended
$1,000 Empire State Diversity Honors Scholarship
Awarded to a student who will make a contribution to the diversity of the student body in their program or school, primarily by overcoming a...
Awarded to a student who will make a contribution to the diversity of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
Varies HVCC Second Chance Scholarship
Awarded to a student who has overcome tremendous personal obstacles in order to pursue an education.
Awarded to a student who has overcome tremendous personal obstacles in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$250+ Mark McKeon Memorial Scholarship
Awarded to a Second Chance Scholarship recipient to honor the memory of Mark McKeon ’97 who returned to school later in life and who appreciated...
Awarded to a Second Chance Scholarship recipient to honor the memory of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250+
Ended
$500+ Matt Gorka '13 Pay It Forward Scholarship
Awarded to a Second Chance Scholarship recipient to honor the memory of Matt Gorka ’13 who returned to school later in life and who appreciated the...
Awarded to a Second Chance Scholarship recipient to honor the memory of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500+
Ended