Scholarship Opportunity for New CUNY BA Students


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Barbara Price Scholarship

We are pleased to offer the Barbara Price Scholarship to support newly admitted CUNY BA students with demonstrated financial need. This is a one-time scholarship of $2,500 for first semester students.

Eligibility Requirements: 

In order to be eligible, applicants must:

  • Be a new, first-semester CUNY BA Student.
  • At the time of admission, must have a GPA of at least 3.0.
  • Have completed at least 30 credits.
  • Enroll in a minimum of 6 credits in the first semester.


How to apply for the Barbara Price Scholarship:

For consideration, applicants must submit a 500-word personal statement.

The statement should address:

  • Explain how your academic interests contribute to your immediate or long-term (career) plans.
  • Personal or family circumstances affecting your need for financial assistance.
  • What impact would this scholarship have on your education?
  • Any other information the committee may find relevant.

Submit your application to Regina Matthews (


*Applications must be received by 5:00 PM Friday, September 21, 2018.