Scholarship News

CCNY Grad Rausan Borujerdi wins top foreign service fellowship

Rausan Borujerdi, a 2016 graduate of the Macaulay Honors College at The City College of New York, is the recipient of a Thomas R. Pickering Graduate Foreign Affairs Fellowship. The political science major is one of 20 stellar graduates nationwide selected for the program, which prepares candidates to become members of the U.S. Foreign Service.

Outstanding CUNY Graduates Win Prestigious Salk Awards for Medical Studies

These are the eight winners of the City University of New York’s prestigious 2017 Jonas E. Salk Scholarships for the study of medicine and biomedical sciences

City College honors architect Carl Stein at the 2017 Presidential Awards Gala

Renowned restoration architect Carl Stein FAIA’s work includes the protection and preservation of The City College of New York campus and its historic architecture. For this, he will receive the President’s Leadership Award at the Presidential Awards Gala on May 2 in The Great Hall. The gala celebrates City College’s 170th anniversary.

Tow Foundation Rewards Outstanding Achievements of Brooklyn College Faculty and Students

By Robert Jones Jr. The Tow Foundation held its annual award presentation and luncheon in the Christoph M. Kimmich Reading Room of the Brooklyn College Library on Tuesday, April 25, to honor the outstanding research and scholarship of Brooklyn College faculty and students. Established in 1988 by Leonard Tow ’50, who attended this year’s luncheon, […]

CUNY BA’s Jawad Rashid, Najeebah Williams and Kelly Yu Win Summer 2017 Gilman Scholarships to Study Abroad

CUNY BA students Ayesha Bhola (Brooklyn College), who studies Health Equity and Social Justice, Jawad Rashid (Citytech), who studies Vulnerable Populations, Najeebah Williams (Brooklyn College), who is pursuing her degree in Editing and Publishing, and Kelly Yu (Hunter College), who studies Behavioral Neuroscience and Philosophy of Mind and Science, are four of approximately 1,200 American […]

CSI Alumnus Receives Jonas Salk Scholarship

College of Staten Island (CSI) alumnus Keegan Fernandes ’15, ’16, ‘17 has won a Jonas Salk Scholarship. Through the Scholarship, in fall 2017, Fernandes will more »

CSI Alumna Soaring to New Heights: Lucinda Zawadzki ’15 Attending University of Oxford on Full Scholarship

Macaulay Honors College (MHC) alumna, Lucinda Zawadzki ’15 has received a full scholarship to the University of Oxford to pursue a PhD in Zoology. Through the more »

City College dominates Salk awards again

For the second year running, The City College of New York is the recipient of four of the eight Jonas E. Salk Scholarships awarded by The City University of New York this year. The scholarships recognize exceptional students who plan careers in medicine and the biological sciences.

Claire Lynch, Macaulay Honors Junior, Wins Prestigious Truman Scholarship

Continuing in a proud CUNY tradition, Claire Lynch, a junior at Macaulay Honors College at City College, has been named the winner of a prestigious Harry S. Truman Scholarship, the nation’s premier graduate scholarship for aspiring public service leaders.

Hostos To Hold 2017 Scholarship Benefit

Hostos Community College of The City University of New York (CUNY) is delighted to announce its 2017 Scholarship Benefit on Friday, May 5, 2017. With the goal of raising funds for student scholarships, the Benefit will also highlight the many accomplishments of Hostos students and their passion to fulfill their educational aspirations.