This page contains recent blog posts relating to Funding & Awards. For offical program information, visit the Scholarships portal.

Women’s Forum Education Fund Fellowships

The Education Fund of the Women’s Forum provides annual Awards to encourage mature women of need to fulfill their potential through the pursuit of an undergraduate college education and to enhance their capacities to provide productive and supportive service to … Continued

CUNY Baccalaureate Study Abroad Events


We are pleased to invite CUNY Baccalaureate students to join us for two study abroad events this semester: The first will be a workshop on the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship held in conjunction with the Study Abroad Office at … Continued

CUNY Baccalaureate Fall 2015 Scholarship Applications


The Scholarship applications will open on Thursday, August 27th at 9am. We are now accepting applications for several scholarships. Applications/instructions are available online, and the submission deadline for all scholarships is Friday, October 23, 2015 at 5pm, no exceptions. All letters … Continued

NYLPRW, Inc. College Award

We are currently accepting applications for our 2015 College Awards. These financial awards are granted annually to undergraduate Puerto Rican women selected for their academic excellence and service to the community. To be eligible, applicants must send a completed College … Continued

Two CUNY Baccalaureate Students Win Critical Language Scholarships

Ilana Gelb

CUNY Baccalaureate students Ilana Gelb and Javier Picayo were awarded Critical Language Scholarships and the opportunity to spend eight weeks of the summer in intensive language training abroad. The Critical Language Scholarship Program (CLS) is an intensive overseas language study … Continued

CUNY Baccalaureate Alumna Wins Fulbright to Teach English in Turkey

Hogai Aryoubi

CUNY Baccalaureate alumna Hogai Aryoubi (B.A., 2013) received a 2015-16 Fulbright U.S. Student Award to Turkey. She is one of approximately 1,500 Americans who received grants to study, research or teach abroad with full or partial support from the Fulbright Program.

UNHATE Foundation’s UNAI International Diversity Contest


This is a United Nations-sponsored writing competition for youth, ages 18-30, who are students or young professors at colleges worldwide. Youth are asked to propose specific initiatives to promote tolerance, following the guidelines of the announcement. There will be ten … Continued

CUNY/Labor Arts Contest

14-15 Labor Arts Poster

The deadline is March 2, 2015. For full entry guidelines, visit:

Humanity In Action John Lewis Fellowship


Humanity in Action and The National Center for Civil and Human Rights, Inc. are pleased to announce that applications for the John Lewis Fellowship in Atlanta are now open! The program offers American and European university students the opportunity to explore race … Continued

Applications Open for Gilman International Scholarship Program


Application Deadline: March 3, 2015, 11:59 Central | Application and Program Details The U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs’ Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program is pleased to announce that the online application is now open … Continued