All Opportunities

Welcome to the Onondaga Community College Scholarship Opportunities Homepage.

Below you will find a listing of scholarships available to students with brief information about the scholarship qualifications. To apply to scholarships which require an application, you must first sign in with the same user name and password you use to access the campus login portal. You will then have the opportunity to complete a general application and, if applicable, apply for specific scholarships.

We encourage you to register for the current and/or upcoming semester to best match you with scholarship and award opportunities.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$1,000.00 Jane D. Tanner Scholarship Agreement
This award is to support high achieving female math students who have...
Deadline02/01/2022
$500.00 Barbara Micale Piano Scholarship Endowment
Established in memory of Barbara Micale, former Onondaga Community...
Deadline02/11/2022
$500.00 Catherine Hawkins & Anthony Vadala Scholarship
This scholarship is for continuing full-time Electronic or Broadcast...
Deadline02/11/2022
$1,100.00 David Feldman Journalism Scholarship Endowment
Scholarship is awarded to a continuing student in a Journalism...
Deadline02/11/2022
$1,000.00 DeBenedictis Scholarship Endowment
This scholarship is to support students showing academic excellence with...
Deadline02/11/2022
$200.00 Honors Contract for Excellence Endowment
Scholarship applicants must be a continuing full-time student with a...
Deadline02/11/2022
$1,200.00 Jerry Barsha Memorial Endowment
This scholarship is open to both incoming and continuing full-time...
Deadline02/11/2022
$300.00 Juanita Jones Crumrine Scholarship Endowment
Established by former Onondaga Community College Interim President...
Deadline02/11/2022
$166.67 Library Research Award
Interested students should discuss submission of papers with the faculty...
Deadline02/11/2022
$500.00 Markovitz Accounting/Business Administration Scholarship Endowment
This scholarship is for a student with a minimum average of 80 or a GPA...
Deadline02/11/2022
Varies Music Performance Award
This scholarship is for outstanding full-time music majors. Music...
Deadline02/11/2022
$1,000.00 Ralph R. Whitney, Jr. Trustee Scholarship Endowment
Open to all continuing full or part-time students that are in good...
Deadline02/11/2022
$200.00 Robert F. Malek Memorial Excellence Scholarship
This scholarship requires either a minimum average of 75 or Grade Point...
Deadline02/11/2022
$2,500.00 Robert H. Edson Memorial Scholarship
This award is given to a student who exemplifies a commitment to...
Deadline02/11/2022
Varies SUNY/Onondaga Community College Diversity Honors Scholarship
Established by SUNY Empire State Diversity Honors Scholarship Program to...
Deadline02/11/2022
Varies The Robertson Award for Student Achievement in Writing
This is a merit award for first year students. First year students are...
Deadline02/11/2022
$500.00 Vincent Spadafora, Jr. Memorial Scholarship Endowment
Candidates must be continuing full-time students in the Electronic Media...
Deadline02/11/2022
Varies Native American Education
Established with a grant from the Native American Education Fund to...
Deadline04/01/2022
Varies John's Auto Care Support Award
This award will provide support to students in OCC’s Automotive...
Deadline04/30/2022
Varies Gifford Jump Start
This may include childcare, transportation, personal vehicle,...
Deadline05/31/2022
Varies LaGrow Student Emergency
This award will provide emergency assistance to students experiences...
Deadline05/31/2022
Varies Lazer Response
This award is to provide funding for emergency needs, technology, and to...
Deadline05/31/2022
Varies Mary Porcari Brady Nursing Support Fund
Specifically targeted to community college nursing students with...
Deadline05/31/2022
Varies Swerdlow Health Education Emergency Endowment
This award will provide emergency support to students enrolled in one of...
Deadline05/31/2022
$1,000.00 Alumni Council Scholarship Endowment
This scholarship is open to all incoming high school full-time students...
Ended
$500.00 Ann McKinnon Memorial Scholarship Endowment
Established in memory of Ann McKinnon, a 1977 Onondaga Community College...
Ended
Varies ASL Marjorie Clere Award
This Scholarship is for students in the Onondaga Community College...
Ended
$1,000.00 Bettie Mann Stevens Scholarship Endowment
This scholarship is open to all incoming or continuing, full or...
Ended
$250.00 Bridgestone/Firestone Scholarship Endowment
This scholarship is for incoming full-time students directly enrolling...
Ended
$2,000.00 Central New York (CNY) Supply Chain Award In Honor of the Institute for Supply Management (ISM) of Greater Syracuse
This is a merit award. Students can be enrolled in any curriculum but...
Ended
$500.00 Charles and Dorothy White Scholarship
Established by family members, in memory of Charles T. White, a former...
Ended
$500.00 CineMedics CNY Emergency Medicine Awards
CineMedics CNY created these awards to encourage Central New York EMT’s...
Ended
Varies Community Scholars Award- Inspiring Promise
Must be a recent high school graduate from a central New York public or...
Ended
Varies Community Scholars Award-Fulfill Dreams
Must be a former Onondaga Community College student who has earned at...
Ended
Varies Community Scholars Award-Renew Hope
Must be 21 years of age or older with a GED or a high school diploma or...
Ended
$500.00 Craig J. Todeschini Memorial Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is for full-time incoming students with a minimum...
Ended
$1,000.00 Crouse Hinds Mechanical Technology Scholarship
Established by Cooper Industries/Crouse-Hinds Company for incoming...
Ended
$4,000.00 Data Key Communications Scholarship Endowment
Established by Data Key Communications to help empower women living in a...
Ended
$400.00 David deLima Scholarship Endowment
This award is for a student coming directly from High School majoring in...
Ended
$700.00 Donald & Mary Miller Guitar Scholarship Endowment
Established by retired music professor Donald Miller and his wife Mary...
Ended
$500.00 Dorothy L. Kelly Human Services Endowment
This scholarship is for continuing full-time students enrolled in the...
Ended
$1,000.00 Dr. A. Malfitano Health Professions Scholarship Endowment
Applicants must be a continuing, full-time student, an Onondaga County...
Ended
$700.00 Dr. Anwar A. Al-Madamgha Scholarship
This scholarship supports deserving students enrolled in and with a...
Ended
$500.00 Dr. Debbie & Harry Sydow Advancing Education Endowment
This scholarship is for an incoming full-time student matriculated in...
Ended
$1,000.00 Electrical Technology Scholarship Endowment
Preference will be given to candidates who have an affiliation with the...
Ended
$800.00 Electrical Technology Student Assistance Endowment
Established for continuing, full-time students with a minimum 2.5 Grade...
Ended
Varies Eric Mulhauser Endowment for the Arts
The scholarship winner is chosen by the Corcoran High School...
Ended
Varies General Support
Please use the space below to provide any additional information about...
Ended
$500.00 Ghana Society Pan-African Scholarship Endowment
This scholarship is open to any incoming or continuing full-time student...
Ended
$1,000.00 Gifford Endowed Scholarship Endowment
Candidates must submit an application and FAFSA prior to the start of...
Ended