Students at SUNY Canton have the opportunity to be rewarded for their academic excellence. Every year SUNY Canton awards academic scholarships to students to ease the financial burden of continuing their education. SUNY Canton scholarships open the doors to an education for determined students from various backgrounds.
Scholarships vary in the amount awarded. Certain scholarships may require additional information such as letters of recommendation or essays. Many scholarships have a financial need component. For these scholarships, a student must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Please visit www.fafsa.ed.gov to apply for financial aid. The application should be completed as soon as possible after October 1st, in the year prior to when the student will begin classes at SUNY Canton.
Many students at SUNY Canton rely on the generosity of numerous alumni, parents and friends. Endowed scholarships range from $100 to $5000. If a student qualifies for a scholarship, the SUNY Canton Office of Admissions will send the student a letter containing login information and an invitation to our scholarship application web page. Only students who meet the minimum requirements and have received login information from the Office of Admissions will have the ability to apply.
In order to be eligible for an endowed scholarship, a student must have at least an 85 high school average, or a 3.0 cumulative GPA (if a transfer student), maintain full-time status at SUNY Canton, and complete a scholarship application. If you believe you should be considered for scholarship opportunities, Please contact the Office of Admissions.
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