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 Helen & Jack Etherington Scholarship Endowment
This scholarship is available to continuing, full and part-time female students, 25 years or older, with a 2.5 minimum Grade Point Average. An...
This scholarship is available to continuing, full and part-time female...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Horowitch Native American Scholarship Endowment
Established by Dr. Sheldon Horowitch, a former member of the Onondaga Community College Foundation. Applicants must be Native American with...
Established by Dr. Sheldon Horowitch, a former member of the Onondaga...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$300.00 Jack Ault Memorial Scholarship Endowment
It is awarded to an incoming full-time Exercise Science Studies student coming directly from High School. Established in memory of Jack Ault.
It is awarded to an incoming full-time Exercise Science Studies student...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $300.00
Ended
$500.00 Jacqueline Izzo Memorial Scholarship Endowment
The award provides scholarship support to students enrolled in a health professions program at OCC. Established in November 2016 with a bequest...
The award provides scholarship support to students enrolled in a health...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$500.00 James McGroarty Memorial Scholarship Endowment
Scholarship applicants must self-identify as a dependent/immediate relative of a NYS firefighter. The scholarship applicant may be enrolled in any...
Scholarship applicants must self-identify as a dependent/immediate...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$1,000.00 JGB Enterprises Scholarship Endowment
Established in 2008 by JGB Enterprises in conjunction with the Presidential Scholars Program/Reach Beyond Campaign. For incoming or continuing...
Established in 2008 by JGB Enterprises in conjunction with the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$300.00 John & Edna Fooks Scholarship Endowment
Applicants must be an incoming full-time student with a minimum average/Grade Point Average of 80. Priority will be given to students who plan to...
Applicants must be an incoming full-time student with a minimum...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $300.00
Ended
$1,000.00 John F. Downes Memorial Scholarship Endowment
This award is for incoming or continuing students in the full-time Fire Protection Technology program, and is selected by the Fire Protection...
This award is for incoming or continuing students in the full-time Fire...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$750.00 John H. Mulroy Memorial Scholarship Endowment
Established in honor of John H. Mulroy, former Onondaga County Executive and a former member of the Onondaga Community College Foundation Board of...
Established in honor of John H. Mulroy, former Onondaga County Executive...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $750.00
Ended
$2,000.00 Kevin & Selma Moore Music Scholarship
Established by Kevin and Selma Moore and available to incoming and continuing students enrolled full-time in the Onondaga Community College Music...
Established by Kevin and Selma Moore and available to incoming and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
Ended
$300.00 Maria Dracker Scholarship Endowment
This award is for a continuing full-time student in the Nursing program with a minimum Grade Point Average of 3.0. The scholarship winner is...
This award is for a continuing full-time student in the Nursing program...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $300.00
Ended
$1,500.00 Marjorie Sexton Scholarship
Open to all incoming full-time New York State Native American students with a minimum C+ average. The scholarship winner is chosen by Financial...
Open to all incoming full-time New York State Native American students...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Mawhinney Honors Scholarship Endowment
This scholarship is open to all incoming, full-time students coming directly from High School with a minimum average of “B”. Established in honor...
This scholarship is open to all incoming, full-time students coming...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
Varies Native American Education
Established with a grant from the Native American Education Fund to provide financial aid to incoming or continuing, full-time, Native American...
Established with a grant from the Native American Education Fund to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$300.00 NYS Onondaga County Home Bureau Scholarship Endowment
To qualify the student must be a continuing full-time student that is a Onondaga County resident that has completed 30 + credits with a minimum...
To qualify the student must be a continuing full-time student that is a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $300.00
Ended
$750.00 Onondaga Community College Faculty Award for Academic Excellence Endowment
This merit scholarship is available for continuing, full-time, matriculated Onondaga Community College students with a 3.5 minimum Grade Point...
This merit scholarship is available for continuing, full-time,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $750.00
Ended
$500.00 Onondaga County Health Professions Scholarship
To qualify the student must be an Onondaga County resident majoring full-time in the Health Professions. The scholarship is open to incoming...
To qualify the student must be an Onondaga County resident majoring...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Onondaga Nation Native Scholarship Endowment
Scholarship applicants must be an Onondaga Nation resident with Haudenosaunee membership ID. The scholarship is available to full or part-time,...
Scholarship applicants must be an Onondaga Nation resident with...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
Varies Professor Emeritus Frederick Marvin-Ernst Schuh Scholarship
Established by Professor Emeritus Frederick Marvin and Ernst Schuh to provide financial assistance to talented piano students seeking a degree at...
Established by Professor Emeritus Frederick Marvin and Ernst Schuh to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$500.00 Rick Kent Auto Tech Scholarship Endowment
This scholarship is open to incoming directly from High School, full or part-time students in the Automotive Technology program with a minimum...
This scholarship is open to incoming directly from High School, full or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$200.00 SAEYC Scholarship Endowment
This scholarship is available to incoming freshmen, either full or part time, studying Childhood Education who have at least a 70 average. ...
This scholarship is available to incoming freshmen, either full or part...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $200.00
Ended
$500.00 Sarah T. Morrison Memorial Award Scholarship
Established in memory of Sarah Morrison, an Onondaga Community College student studying photography and architecture at the time of her death. To...
Established in memory of Sarah Morrison, an Onondaga Community College...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$1,650.00 Sheldon Memorial Scholarship Endowment
The scholarship is open to all full-time, incoming, directly from High School students with a 75 minimum average. The scholarship winner is chosen...
The scholarship is open to all full-time, incoming, directly from High...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,650.00
Ended
$600.00 Slutzker Honors College Endowment
The Lillian Slutzker Honors College at Onondaga Community College provides full-time, incoming or continuing, high-achieving students with an...
The Lillian Slutzker Honors College at Onondaga Community College...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $600.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Sofia Lotito Memorial Scholarship Endowment
This scholarship is for full-time students with a minimum average of 80 or a 2.5 GPA and enrolled in Humanities who have documented financial...
This scholarship is for full-time students with a minimum average of 80...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$3,000.00 Speziale-Richards Memorial Scholarship Endowment
This is a full-tuition scholarship for an incoming, directly from High School, full-time Electronic Media Communications major with a minimum “B”...
This is a full-tuition scholarship for an incoming, directly from High...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $3,000.00
Ended
$500.00 Sposato Endowed Scholarship Endowment
This scholarship is for full-time, second-year matriculated photography students with a minimum of 30+ completed credits, a minimum 3.0 Grade Point...
This scholarship is for full-time, second-year matriculated photography...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
Varies Thompson & Johnson Service Technician Scholarship Endowment
Established to provide financial support for students interested in pursuing a career in the material handling industry. This scholarship is open...
Established to provide financial support for students interested in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$250.00 Victor & Halyna Lisnyczyj Scholarship Endowment
This scholarship is for a continuing 2nd year, full-time student with a minimum Grade Point Average of 2.5 in the Photography program. The...
This scholarship is for a continuing 2nd year, full-time student with a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $250.00
Ended
$1,500.00 Wesley P. Valentine Memorial Scholarship Endowment
The scholarship is open to all incoming directly from High School, full-time students with a minimum average of 75 enrolling in Broadcast Media...
The scholarship is open to all incoming directly from High School,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
Ended
$500.00 William Oliver & Marcia Conrad Memorial Scholarship Endowment
This scholarship is intended for full-time, incoming or continuing Architecture & Interior Design students with an 80 minimum average or 2.5 Grade...
This scholarship is intended for full-time, incoming or continuing...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
Varies Thomas and Louise Woodford Scholarship
This is a tuition and other related education expenses scholarship renewable until graduation for a continuing, non-traditional student with...
This is a tuition and other related education expenses scholarship...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$350.00 Learn As You Grow Child Care Center Scholarship
Supports students with a financial need who are enrolled in summer classes at Onondaga Community College. The scholarship winner is chosen by...
Supports students with a financial need who are enrolled in summer...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $350.00
$2,000.00 The Marsellus Family SUNY Onondaga Community College to SUNY ESF
This scholarship is awarded to an Onondaga Community College graduate upon graduation directly transferring to SUNY ESF. Preference is given to...
This scholarship is awarded to an Onondaga Community College graduate...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $2,000.00