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Group II Scholarships 

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Edythe A. Martin Memorial Scholarship
Deadline:  3/22/19
    Amount:     $250
    Criteria:     •    Kingsford Park School Graduate who has risen above adversity to meet success
        •    Planning college, technical school or apprenticeship study
    Selection:    KPS Committee
Application:     Download PDF here


Faust Family Memorial Scholarship

Deadline: 3/22/19
Amount: $2000/$500 per year
  • Caring attitude-peers, staff, and community
  • Financial need
  • Attending 2 or 4 year college
  • Community involvement or volunteer service recommended
  • Average grades
  • Interview maybe required
Selection: Faust Committee
Application: Download PDF here
Minetto Home & School Association Scholarship

Deadline: 3/22/19
Amount: Two $250
           Criteria: •  Given to a graduating senior who attended Minetto Elementary School
     Selection: Minetto Home & School Association
Application:  Download PDF here
Oswego Football Parents Assoc. Scholarship

Deadline: 3/28/19
           Amount: Amount varies upon successful completion of 1st college semester
           Criteria: •  Varsity Football Team Member
                         •  Planning to attend college
         Selection: Oswego Football Parents
Application: Download PDF here

Sandy Harrison Memorial Scholarship

Deadline:  3/29/19
Amount:   $500
Criteria: • Plans to attend a 2 or 4 year college or university 
                • Personal goals, school & community activities and interest
               • Ability in writing
Selection:  Harrison Scholarship Committee
Application:  Download PDF here

Oswego Assoc. of Business & Professional Women’s Club

Deadline:  3/29/19
    Amount: $500
     Criteria: • Female with scholastic achievement
                   • Good character and leadership
                   • 2 or 4 year college study
  Selection: Oswego Assoc. of Business and Professional Women
Application: Download PDF here
Society of Women Engineers
Deadline:  3/29/2019
Amount:  Varies
Criteria:  Women pursing a 4 year degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics
Application:  Download PDF here
C.E. Riley Home & School Association Scholarship

Deadline: 4/1/19
           Amount: $100
Application: OHS Scholarship Application
           Criteria: •  Given to a graduating senior who attended
                          C.E. Riley Elementary School
         Selection: Riley Home & School Association

Oswego Classroom Teachers Assoc. Scholarships

Deadline:  4/1/19
Amount: Various amounts given at spring banquet
         Criteria: Planning college study
  Selection: OCTA Committee
Application: Download PDF here
CSEA Central Region 5 Scholarship

Deadline:  4/1/19
    Amount:  Two $1,000 and Two $500
     Criteria:  Child/legal dependent or grandchild of a CSEA Central Region Member
  Selection:  CSEA Scholarship Committee
Application:   Download PDF here
Angela McDonald Memorial Scholarship

Deadline:  4/4/19
Amount: $500
Criteria:        • Must be a member of the OHS Girls' or Boys' Varsity Hockey Team- preference will be   given to the Girls' Team
                      • Cumulative average of 85 or above
                      • Based on character
                    • Candidate must submit a letter of recommendation from a teacher/coach who believes that the student exhibits exceptional character, teamwork, or sportsmanship qualities
Selection: Angela McDonald Scholarship Committee
Application: Download PDF here

Ann Poor Memorial Scholarship

Deadline: 4/5/19
             Amount: $500
          Criteria: • Financial need
           Selection: Ann Poor Scholarship Committee
Application: Download PDF here
New York Schools Insurance Reciprocal Schlolarships
NYSIR Cristin Ann Bambino Memorial Scholarship

Deadline:  4/8/19
Amount: One $5,000 - One $4,000 - Seven $3,000
Criteria: College bound special education student
Application: Download PDF here
NYSIR Paul Jensen Memorial Scholarship

Deadline:  4/8/19
Amount:  One $5,000 - One $3,000
Criteria:  An interest and promise in design and purse this path in college
Application:  Download PDF here
NYSIR Joseph Goncalves Student Humanitarian Scholarship

Deadline:  4/8/19
Amount:  One $5,000 - One $3,000
Criteria:  Attend NYS College, demonstrate a record of involvement and work for a cause or
organization that actively promotes social justice, meaning of humanitarian activity.
Application:  Download PDF here

Amount: $2,000 scholarship ($500 per year)
• Community involvement
• Participation in extracurricular activities
• Average student or better
• Financial need
• Must be attending a New York State school
• Short essay required
Application: Download PDF here

Deadline:  4/12/19 before 5pm
Amount:   Two $4,000 ($1,000/year) 
Criteria:  Member of the Credit Union & 2019 Graduating High School Senior
Application:  Download PDF
Zonta Club of Oswego

Deadline:  4/12/19
Amount:  Varies
Criteria:  Female graduate going to two or four year college,
                community service and financial need
Application:  Download PDF here
Trevor Lanigan Memorial Scholarship

Deadline:  4/12/19
Amount:   $2500 - split upon entry and successful completion of 1st semester
Criteria:    Studying to be a Health Care Professional, school/community service, 
                 involvement in athletics & involvement in any community program
Selection: Trevor Lanigan Scholarship Committee
Application:  Download PDF here
ICS International Center of Syracuse

Deadline 4/16/19
Amount:  $500
Criteria:  Demonstrate an interest in international exchange at home and abroad
Application:  Download PDF here
Oswego Rotary Club Scholarships

      Deadline:  4/20/19
       Amount:   Varies -half after 1st semester and half after 3rd   semester
          Criteria:   •    Financial need
                           •    Potential for success in college
      Selection:   Rotary Club Committee

 Application:   Download PDF here
Oswego Rotary Club Occupational Educ. Award

   Deadline:  4/20/19
    Amount: $1000
     Criteria: • Enrolled in Occupational Education
                   • Occupational skills
                   • Leadership
     Selection: Rotary Club Committee
  Application: Download PDF here
Delta Kappa Gamma Scholarship

   Deadline:  4/20/19
    Amount: Three (3) $1,000 at graduation 
     Criteria: •   Outstanding woman scholar
  Selection: Alpha Iota Chapter Committee
Application:  Download PDF here
CSEA Local 838 Oswego County Heidi Allen Memorial

Deadline:  4/20/19
Amount:  $500 (1) $300 (1) $200 (1)
Criteria:  Child of member
Application:  Download PDF here
Syracuse Builders Exchange

Deadline:  4/26/19
Amount:  Up to $2,000
Criteria:  Child of employee of an SBE member firm
Application:  Download PDF here
The Society of American Military Engineers

Deadline:  4/26/19
Amount:  Varies
Criteria:  Pursuing a career in Engineering, Architecture, Construction Management or related field
Application:  Download PDF here
Oswego County Retired Teachers Association
Carol McLaughlin Annual Scholarship

Deadline:  5/1/19
Amount:  $500
Criteria:  Planning a career in education
Application:  Download PDF here
New York State School Facilities Association
Oswego County Chapter

Deadline:  5/1/19
Amount: Five - $500
Criteria:  Pursuing a career in facility or construction management, building maintenance,
               construction trades, or similar field of study
Application:  Download PDF here
SWDGA Girls Scholarship

Deadline:  Received before 5/1/19
Amount:  $4,000/$1,000 a year
Criteria:  Active female participant in golf and financial assistance.
Application:  Download PDF here
Mary K. Hunt Memorial Scholarship

Deadline:  5/16/19
Amount:  $250 in September
Criteria:   • “C” average or better
                   • School/community service
                   • Financial need
Application:  Download PDF here
Oswego County Autism Task Force

Deadline:  5/17/19
Amount:  Varies
Criteria:  Currently diagnosed with an Autism Spectrum Disorder
                and accepted in to a post-secondary or vocational school
Application:  Download PDF here
Fulton Polish Home Scholarship

Deadline:  5/16/19
Amount:  One $1,000/4 year college
                One $500/2 year college
Criteria:  Sons or daughters of members in good standing
Application:  Download PDF here
Horatio Alger Career & Technical Scholarship
Deadline:  6/15/19
Amount:  Varies
Criteria:  Commitment to pursue a career or technical program, critical financial need & overcame adversity
Application:  Online at

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