Financial Aid and Scholarships
113 Bray Hall
1 Forestry Drive
Syracuse, NY 13210
(315) 470-4734 (Fax)
SUNY-ESF Federal School Code: 002851
SUNY-ESF TAP Codes:
High school seniors with outstanding academic credentials can receive merit scholarships through ESF’s Presidential Scholarship Program. In order to be considered for a Presidential Scholarship, students must submit the following no later than February 1:
Each student who meets the following review criteria will be given further consideration for a Presidential Scholarship (an award is not guaranteed):
Presidential Scholarships may provide up to $3,000 per year for New York State residents or up to $8,000 per year for out-of-state residents. Determination of the specific scholarship amount will be based upon the student’s academic record, recommendations, activities, and requirements for their intended major.
Many transfer students qualify for Phi Theta Kappa Scholarships at ESF. These are valued at $1,500 per year and may be combined with other aid. Proof of PTK honor society membership must be provided along with ESF’s application for admission.
Transfer applicants who have earned a college grade point average of 3.40 or higher will be considered for ESF Presidential Scholarships of up to $3,000 per year for New York State residents or up to $8,000 per year for out-of-state residents.
This prestigious four-year scholarship provides $5,000 per year for two Haudenosaunee students with strong potential as environmental leaders. Students are selected based on their high school or college academic records, leadership potential, and recommendations from teachers and community members. Scholarship eligibility also requires student citizenship in one of the historic Haudenosaunee nations and admission to full-time undergraduate study at SUNY-ESF. Please contact the Undergraduate Admissions Office (phone 315-470-6600) for additional scholarship information.
Students interested in the Haudenosaunee Scholar Award Program
should complete an application and send it to SUNY ESF’s Undergraduate Admissions Office for
review. All information is confidential and used only to assess
eligibility for the Haudenosaunee Scholar Award Program.
Tuition Scholarships for graduate students are awarded as part of
Gradaute or Research Project Assistantships by the Office of Instruction and Graduate
Studies. Recipients must be certified by the Office of the
Registrar as full-time students to receive a tuition
scholarship. In most cases, graduate students with assistantships
are considered full-time if enrolled in at least 9 credit hours each
Undergraduate students who are New York State residents and are Native American, Black/Non-Hispanic, Hispanic, or Alaskan Native are eligible for scholarships comprised of funds from both the College and SUNY. Interested students should complete the FAFSA and contact the Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships to identify themselves as potential recipients.
All students who apply for financial aid will be reviewed for awards offered through the College Foundation based on academic merit as well as financial need. A complete list of available scholarships and descriptions is available here. More specific information on each award is available through the Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships.
Last updated on February 24, 2011