Student Resources

York College Scholarships provide students with the right resources by informing them how and where to look for scholarships.

These scholarships have few applicants, but upon deciding that you would like to apply for any scholarship, you need to research thoroughly. 

Keep in mind that there are many links to different scholarships. The process of researching may be stressful, so we came up with some ideas to help with the process. Click on "Quick Tips" to help you get started and guide you along the way. If you have any questions you can visit our FAQ’s page or email us at scholarships@york.cuny.edu.

We have several links to help you get started and find the right Scholarship that best fits you. Follow links below:

YC Merit Scholars Program
YC Foundation Scholarships
External Scholarship Opportunities

Most of our Scholarships require Community or Volunteer Service. Click the Community/Volunteer Service Opportunities to find out more on how to volunteer.

Please Note: When applying to Scholarships outside of York College their screening process is different from ours. We are only in charge of York College Scholarships and applications. If however,  you have been accepted to one of the scholarships outside of York College, the money would be sent to the college to be allocated or to the student to be disbursed for their tuition. Our office will then be notified that you received a scholarship. Please keep in mind that the criteria and deadlines may change every year or every other semester as well as the Application process. Therefore, you must read it carefully and see if you meet the requirements for that scholarship and follow the directions for each one you apply for. “Please be aware of scams."

You can apply to as many scholarships as you like by going to our Scholarship Calendar for upcoming Scholarships or subscribe to us at Scholarship Subscription. Usually scholarships are given for the school year, so you must apply for the scholarships before the academic year. Allow yourself enough time to research, do all the required attached paperwork and have it proof read before sending.

“Good Luck”