Scholarship News

Saada Amadu ’16 Forges Ahead to Study Sustainability

As a sustainable environmental continues to be a global concern for many, one College of Staten Island (CSI) graduate is taking action. Saada Amadu ’16 more »

[video, gallery] Seventh Annual Celestial Ball Celebrate and Support CSI

The Seventh Annual CSI Foundation Celestial Ball, in celebration of the College’s 60th Anniversary, raised record-breaking funds through generous donations from guests and sponsors, and more »


The City University of New York is a national leader in welcoming, supporting and educating immigrants, regardless of status. Today, there is quite understandably heightened concern about the ability of universities across the country to protect and support their undocumented students.

Four Gilman scholars journey overseas for winter session

Four City College of New York students are traveling to Asia and Europe this winter 2017 semester on Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarships. The quartet are recipients of the competitive national scholarships that provide support for overseas travel and research.

Hunter College/CUNY Student Wins Prestigious Marshall Scholarship

Hunter College student Faiza Masood, Class of 2017, has been selected as a recipient of one of the most prestigious academic honors, the Marshall Scholarship, it was announced today.

Testimony Presented by Christopher Rosa, Ph.D., CUNY Interim Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs at the New York City Council Higher Education Committee’s Oversight Hearing on the New York City Council Merit-Based Scholarship Program

My name is Chris Rosa and I proudly serve as CUNY’s Interim Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs, and it is my privilege to speak with you today about the status of the New York City Council Merit Scholarship Program.

Two Macaulay Students Win Gilman Scholarships to Study Abroad

Macaulay Honors College at The City University of New York congratulates Nabil Ahmed Khatri ’17 (City College) and Michelle Sheu ’18 (Baruch College and CUNY BA) for winning the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship for the Spring 2017 semester. They join Devin Lee ’17 (Queens College) and Winnie Shen ’18 (Hunter College) who received the […]

Verrazano Student John Gioeli ’17 Engineering a Blueprint for Success

John Gioeli ’17 has always dreamed of designing automobiles, airplanes, or even complex mechanical infrastructures. So, when an engineering internship opportunity arose, the Engineering Science more »

A Message from Chancellor Milliken

All of us at The City University of New York are immensely proud of our tradition, dating back almost 170 years, of providing the broadest access and a high quality education to New Yorkers, especially those from underrepresented groups and low income families and the many people who come to our city and country for opportunity.

Baruch College Gets High Rankings in The Princeton Review & Entrepreneur Magazine’s “Top 25 Schools for Entrepreneurship Studies” for 2017

Baruch College’s undergraduate and graduate programs at the College’s Zicklin School of Business were ranked in the top 10 by The Princeton Review and Entrepreneur magazine’s annual survey of the “Top Schools for Entrepreneurship Studies for 2017.”