Scholarship News

Bronx Community College Awarded $5 Million Grant from National Science Foundation

Bronx Community College will receive one of the largest grants ever awarded to a community college by the National Science Foundation—$5 million to fund scholarships for traditionally underrepresented students in the STEM fields of science, technology, engineering and math.

CUNY Awarded $3.9 Million NSF Grant to Promote Minority Participation in STEM

The National Science Foundation has awarded a five-year, $3.97 million grant to 13 CUNY institutions to increase the number of underrepresented minority students graduating with degrees in the STEM fields—science, technology, mathematics and engineering.

Baruch College Students to Study Abroad in Asia with Freeman-ASIA Awards

Four Baruch College students earned Freeman-ASIA awards to study abroad during the fall 2018 semester. The program provides scholarships for undergraduate students in the U.S. to study in East or Southeast Asia.

THE NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION $5 MILLION AWARD

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded Bronx Community College a $5 million dollar grant for Scholarships in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (S-STEM) (Department for Undergraduate Education, Award #1833852). This is one of the largest S-STEM grants that NSF has ever awarded to a community college. Principal Investigator Vicki Flaris will implement this grant with Co-Principal […]

Ad/PR student wins national travel scholarship

Saam Malik Hassan, senior in the Ad/PR Program at The City College of New York, is the winner of The Plank Center for Leadership in Public Relations award. The center awards five students nationally $7,500 in travel scholarships to help further their professional development in areas of public relations leadership, mentorship and diversity and inclusion.

Alfonso Chang joins the CUNY SPH Foundation Board

The CUNY Graduate School of Public Health and Health Policy (CUNY SPH) Foundation is pleased to announce the appointment of Alfonso Chang to its inaugural Board of Directors. Chang is co-founder and Managing Director of the AC3 Group, a boutique strategy consultancy firm, bringing over 20 years of experience providing counsel to leading global companies, guiding them through complex product developments. He also […]

Alfonso Chang joins the CUNY SPH Foundation Board

  The CUNY Graduate School of Public Health and Health Policy (CUNY SPH) Foundation is pleased to announce the appointment of Alfonso Chang to its inaugural Board of Directors.   Chang is co-founder and Managing Director of the AC3 Group, a boutique strategy consultancy firm, bringing over 20 years of experience providing counsel to leading global companies, guiding them through complex product developments. He […]

Hostos Partners With Building Skills New York and New York Building Foundation to Help More City Residents Access Construction Training

Funding provided by the New York Building Foundation will enable participants in Building Skills New York (BSNY) to receive additional construction safety training provided by Hostos Community College. This additional workforce training programming will help BSNY further expand its ongoing efforts to bring much-needed employment opportunities to unemployed and underemployed workers in local communities across […]

Queens College Students Michelle Fang and Raymond Greene Receive Investors Bank Scholarships

At the Queens College Business Forum in June, Investors Bank Awarded QC students Michelle Fang and Raymond Greene scholarships of $2,500 each.

Dr. Benito Mendoza Selected to Attend Faculty-in-Residence Program at Google

City Tech’s Professor of Computer Science Dr. Benito Mendoza was one of 21 Computer Science faculty members selected to attend the second iteration of Google’s Faculty in Residence (FIR) program. Faculty from 20 different institutions serving underrepresented students were invited to participate in this four-week program at Google’s world headquarters in Mountain View, California. Participants […]