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

Scholarship for NYCHA Residents attending CUNY

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.

Jonas E. Salk Scholarship

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.

The Jacqueline Schiller Fund scholarship

was established in The New York Community Trust to provide scholarships to CUNY students in the fields of literature and/or history who are among the best and brightest and who demonstrate financial need.

Find Your Scholarship

There are more than 1,000 scholarships, awards, and special program opportunities offered throughout CUNY and its 24 colleges and schools.