For any questions about the Scholarship for NYCHA Residents Attending CUNY or Jonas E. Salk Scholarship please contact: Ian James at 646-664-8757 or firstname.lastname@example.org
2017 Jonas E. Salk Scholars: from left to right: Christopher Reid, Olayinka Oladipupo, Anika Nabila, Marisol Cortes, Ma Su Su Aung, Larisa Shagabayeva, Violeta Contreras Ramirez, Keegan R. Fernandez
If you are a NYCHA resident attending a CUNY Community or Senior College, you may be eligible to receive a $1,000 NYCHA – CUNY Resident Scholarship or the Regina A. Figueroa Memorial Scholarship for NYCHA residents with disabilities.
Created by the Board of Estimate of the City of New York in 1955 to honor the City College graduate who developed the first anti-polio vaccine, the Jonas Salk scholarships are awarded annually to eight graduates of the CUNY senior colleges.
There are more than 1,000 scholarships, awards, and special program opportunities offered throughout CUNY and its 24 colleges and schools.