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    Programs that provide or assist students to apply for awards which usually involve money and/or reduced tuition. Included are both needs-based scholarships which are awarded to outstanding students who are in financial need and honorary scholarships which are awarded on the basis of merit alone and normally carry a nominal monetary award. Scholarship funds come from many sources including private endowments, alumni contributions, college or university funds, individual departments or outside organizations.

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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    AMERICA'S CHILDProvides assistance for higher education, as well as mental and physical health care to children who lost one or both parents in the fight against terrorism in the US Military. Call or visit website for further information.AMERICA'S CHILDTWIN TOWERS ORPHAN FUND
    Business Development ServicesOrganization provides educational scholarships and promotes local businesses.DutchessLOCAL BUSINESS PROMOTION AND SCHOLARSHIPSMILLBROOK-WASHINGTON BUSINESS ASSOCIATION
    CAMILLA G. BELSER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIPOffers a $2,500 annual renewable scholarship to low-moderate income high school seniors who will be attending either Nassau or Suffolk Community College for 2 years. United Way staff works with the students for two years to assure their graduation.SuffolkCAMILLA G. BELSER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIPUNITED WAY OF LONG ISLAND
    Community Support ServicesProject Hope: A mentoring relationship that is unique to each pair of women. Goals may be to attend school, find a job, change careers, or secure housing, child care or transportation. Whatever the needs and goals may be, the mentor is there to support the associate by providing knowledge, experience and encouragement. Clothes Closet: A Second Glance, Kingston’s premier resale shop located at 432 Albany Avenue, Kingston has women's business atire free of charge to Hope Fund clients. Business Hope: A fund for small business development. Also offering advice, guidance, mentoring, and technical support. Scholarship Hope: Scholarships to female residents in Ulster County of any age who wish to continue their education but need financial assistance to do so.UlsterHOPE'S FUNDUNITED WAY OF ULSTER COUNTY
    Donor ServicesThe Community Foundation for the Capital Region strengthens the community by attracting charitable endowments both large and small, maximizing benefits to donors, making effective grants and scholarships both large and small, maximizing benefits to donors, making effective grants and scholarships, and providing leadership to address community needs. Scholarship available to Niskayuna High School students.AlbanyTHE FOUNDATION / ENDOWMENT FUNDSCOMMUNITY FOUNDATION FOR THE GREATER CAPITAL REGION
    DREAMS FOR YOUTH SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM/DREAMS FOR YOUTH ADVISORY BOARDScholarship Awards are made in two areas: academic and enrichment. Academic and enrichment scholarships awarded to support eligible youth. Community service grants are made to youth-serving agencies and schools that are mentoring a group of 7th-12th grade youth on a community service project. A Youth Advisory Board, led by teen volunteers from Long Island schools, works with United Way to review all applications and make scholarship award recommendations.SuffolkDREAMS FOR YOUTH SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM/DREAMS FOR YOUTH ADVISORY BOARDUNITED WAY OF LONG ISLAND
    EAST END WOMEN'S NETWORKProvides an informal source of information and support for East End business and professional women. Offers monthly dinner meetings from September to June with guest speakers. Produces newsletters, membership directory and brochure. Offers members scholarships and a Teen Scholarship competition for high school senior girls.SuffolkEAST END WOMEN'S NETWORKEAST END WOMEN'S NETWORK
    EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP FUNDProvides post secondary scholarships to children or spouses of victims of the terrorist attacks on the Pentagon and passengers on Flight 93 on September 11, 2001. Application forms are available on the website. Write or E-Mail for further information.EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP FUNDTHE CHILDREN AND SPOUSES' POST SECONDARY EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP FUND
    FAMILIES OF FREEDOM SCHOLARSHIP FUNDCoordinates scholarship funds created to assist families of people killed or permanently disabled in the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. Each fund has its own policies and requirements, including 2 or 4 year colleges, vocational schools, undergraduate or graduate study, etc. GO TO WEBSITE FOR COMPLETE LIST OF SCHOLARSHIP FUNDS AND OF INDIVIDUAL COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIPS.FAMILIES OF FREEDOM SCHOLARSHIP FUNDSCHOLARSHIP AMERICA
    Financial Aid/Voucher ServicesOffers educational assistance to eligible applicants. Offers students the opportunity to attend state conferences where they learn about the political process.DutchessAMERICAN LEGION SCHOLARSHIPSAMERICAN LEGION SCHOLARSHIPS
    Financial Aid/Voucher ServicesOffers a $1000 dollar scholarship to a college-bound student who has shown extraordinary participation in community service.WestchesterCOLLEGE SCHOLARSHIPSOPERATION (PROM) PROVIDING RESOURCES, OPPORTUNITIES AND MENTORING
    Financial Aid/Voucher ServicesGrants, scholarships and awards come from several sources, including the college, New York State and the Federal government. Other sources include funding from corporations, unions, trust funds, religious and fraternal organizations, and other associations. Grants, scholarships and awards do not have to be paid back. You should always explore the "free money" opportunities available to you before taking out a student loan.AlbanyGRANTS, SCHOLARSHIPS AND AWARDSNEW YORK STATE HIGHER EDUCATION SERVICES CORPORATION (HESC)
    Financial Aid/Voucher ServicesOffers college scholarships for low income students who have been accepted to college and need money to pay for tuition.WestchesterMAYORS MEMORIAL EDUCATION ASSISTANCE PROGRAMMOUNT VERNON YOUTH BUREAU
    Financial Aid/Voucher ServicesMilitary Spouse Scholarships are awarded to spouses of Uniformed Services members active duty, National Guard and Reserve, retirees, and survivors to obtain professional certification or to attend post secondary or graduate school. Scholarships range in amount from $500 to $1,000, and the number awarded each year varies depending on funding. Scholarship funds may be used for tuition, fees, and school room and board. Scholarship selection is based on your completion of some survey questions that will help NMFA advocate for education changes on your behalf, short-answer questions, and an essay question that will help us get to know you better. Additonal scholarships are provided to spouses of the wounded, injured or fallen. MILITARY SPOUSE SCHOLARSHIPNATIONAL MILITARY FAMILY ASSOCIATION (NMFA)
    Financial Aid/Voucher ServicesProvides financial assistance for children and parents who want to participate in specialized programs to improve communication and independence, and need help. Also provides college scholarship deaf students who want to attend college.PROGRAM FUND AND COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIPSALEXANDER GRAHAM BELL (AGB) ASSOCIATION FOR THE DEAF AND HARD OF HEARING
    Financial Aid/Voucher ServicesScholarships and awards are given to kidney/urology patients who are continuing their education on some level, and can be used for college tuition, professional and job training programs. Awards are based on candidate's achievements, commitment to pursuing an education and financial needs.New YorkSCHOLARSHIPS AND AWARDSKIDNEY AND UROLOGY FOUNDATION OF AMERICA
    Financial Aid/Voucher ServicesOffers scholarships to low income families for summer camp.ClintonSUMMER CAMP SCHOLARSHIPSJOINT COUNCIL FOR ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY OF CLINTON AND FRANKLIN COUNTIES
    FREEPORT-BALDWIN LODGE #1253Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks is a fraternal society which offers community services, scholarships, youth and veterans services. Meetings are held on the 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month. Call for more information.NassauFREEPORT-BALDWIN LODGE #1253 BENEVOLENT AND PROTECTIVE ORDER OF ELKS-NEW YORK STATE
    GREAT NECK STUDENT AID FUNDProvides scholarships to current high school graduates who are not otherwise able to meet the cost of the first year of college. Member agency of the United Community Fund.NassauGREAT NECK STUDENT AID FUNDGREAT NECK STUDENT AID FUND
    HICKSVILLE LODGE #1931Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks is a fraternal society which offers community services, scholarships, youth and veterans services. Meetings are held the 2nd and 4th Thursday . Call for more information.NassauHICKSVILLE LODGE #1931 BENEVOLENT AND PROTECTIVE ORDER OF ELKS-NEW YORK STATE
    HUNTINGTON LODGE #1565Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks is a fraternal Society which offers community services, scholarships, youth and verterans services. Meeting are held the 1st and 3rd Thursdays of each month. Call for additional information. SuffolkHUNTINGTON LODGE #1565 BENEVOLENT AND PROTECTIVE ORDER OF ELKS-NEW YORK STATE
    ISLIP LODGE #2533Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks is a fraternal society which offers community services, scholarships, youth and veterans services. Meetings held the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month. Call for more information.SuffolkISLIP LODGE #2533 BENEVOLENT AND PROTECTIVE ORDER OF ELKS-NEW YORK STATE
    MASSAPEQUA LODGE #2162Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks is a fraternal society which offers community services, scholarships, youth and veterans services. Meetings held every Monday night. Call for more information.NassauMASSAPEQUA LODGE #2162 BENEVOLENT AND PROTECTIVE ORDER OF ELKS-NEW YORK STATE
    MAXINE MANARA MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMProvides scholarship grants, minimum of $500 for anyone with lupus or any minor whose parent has lupus. Call for more information.NassauMAXINE MANARA MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMLUPUS ALLIANCE OF AMERICA-LONG ISLAND/QUEENS AFFILIATE
    MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP FUNDProvides scholarships at City College of New York for children of city firefighters and police officers, in memory of those killed in the September 11, 2001 terrorist attack. Contact the Foundation for further information.MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP FUNDNATIONAL NOTARY FOUNDATION
    Mentoring ServicesAnnual Scholarships available to Nyack College for mentees and mentors enrolled into the BBBS ProgramRocklandCOLLEGE APPLICATIONS PROCESS (C.A.P)BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS OF ROCKLAND COUNTY
    NESCONSET CHAMBER OF COMMERCEPromotes and unifies the retail commercial, service and industrial businesses of Nesconset as well as the professional leaders and institutions of the community. Advances community interests through study, research and legislative advocacy. Invests in the economic growth and development of the community.SuffolkNESCONSET CHAMBER OF COMMERCENESCONSET CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
    NEW HYDE PARK LODGE #2107Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks is a fraternal society which offers community services, scholarships, youth and veterans services. Call for additional information.NassauNEW HYDE PARK LODGE #2107 BENEVOLENT AND PROTECTIVE ORDER OF ELKS-NEW YORK STATE
    PACE UNIVERSITY REMEMBERS SCHOLARSHIP FUNDProvides scholarships for undergraduate, graduate, and law to students who are spouses, partners, sons and daughters of any victim of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center, the Pentagon and Flight 93 in Pennsylvania. In addition, current students who lost a parent or a spouse or partner in the attacks will be eligible. Call for further information.PACE UNIVERSITY REMEMBERS SCHOLARSHIP FUNDPACE UNIVERSITY
    PATCHOGUE LODGE 1323Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks is a fraternal society which offers community services, scholarships, youth and veterans services. Call for additional information.SuffolkPATCHOGUE LODGE 1323 BENEVOLENT AND PROTECTIVE ORDER OF ELKS-NEW YORK STATE
    PORT JEFFERSON LODGE #2138Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks is a fraternal society which offers community services, scholarships, youth and verterans services. Meetings held the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays at 7:30pm. Call for information.SuffolkPORT JEFFERSON LODGE #2138 BENEVOLENT AND PROTECTIVE ORDER OF ELKS-NEW YORK STATE
    Recreation/Sport/Fitness ServicesProvides information and financial assistance for summer camps, education scholarships and special situations.New YorkHEMOPHILIA-RELATED FINANCIAL ASSISTANCEHEMOPHILIA ASSOCIATION OF NEW YORK
    RESEARCH PROGRAMProvides financial support to individual researchers rather than overall project or institution. Awards are scholarships, fellowships and special fellowships.SuffolkRESEARCH PROGRAMTHE LEUKEMIA AND LYMPHOMA SOCIETY LONG ISLAND CHAPTER
    RIVERHEAD LODGE #2044Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks is a fraternal society which offers community services, scholarships, youth and veterans services. Call for additional information,SuffolkRIVERHEAD LODGE #2044 BENEVOLENT AND PROTECTIVE ORDER OF ELKS-NEW YORK STATE
    SCHOLARSHIPSUNCF provides support for students' education and development through scholarships and other programs, strengthens its 37 member colleges and universities, and advocates for the importance of minority education and college readiness.SCHOLARSHIPSUNITED NEGRO COLLEGE FUND
    SEPTEMBER 11 RESOURCE PAGEProvides information on special scholarship funds established nationwide for the higher education of World Trade Center victims families and families affected by other disasters. Website offers many links to scholarship listings as well. Scholarship listings include the specific eligibility criteria of each fund.SEPTEMBER 11 RESOURCE PAGENATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF STUDENT FINANCIAL AID ADMINISTRATORS
    SEPTEMBER 11TH SCHOLARSHIPProvides scholarships for dependents of those killed or permanently disabled in the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. The University is committed to meeting the full financial need of these students. Contact the University for further information.SEPTEMBER 11TH SCHOLARSHIPUNIVERSITY OF NOTRE DAME
    SEPTEMBER 11TH SCHOLARSHIPProvides scholarships for dependents of those killed or permanently disabled in the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. Financial aid will be coordinated with Scholarship America. Contact the college or FFSF for further information.SEPTEMBER 11TH SCHOLARSHIPWALDORF COLLEGE
    SMITHTOWN LODGE #2036Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks is a fraternal society which offers community services, scholarships, youth and veterans services. Call for additional information.SuffolkSMITHTOWN LODGE #2036 BENEVOLENT AND PROTECTIVE ORDER OF ELKS-NEW YORK STATE
    SOUTHAMPTON LODGE #1574Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks is a fraternal society which offers community services, scholarships, youth and veterans services. Meetings are held the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month at 7:30pm, except July and August 4th Wendesday only.SuffolkSOUTHAMPTON LODGE #1574 BENEVOLENT AND PROTECTIVE ORDER OF ELKS-NEW YORK STATE
    SOUTH BAY ART ASSOCIATIONEncourages the creation and appreciation of the visual arts. Activities include monthly meetings with demonstrations, lectures, critiques, morning sketch groups, workshops in various media, exhibits, newsletters, and other events, many which are geared toward raising funds for the Scholarship Fund. Call for more information.SuffolkSOUTH BAY ART ASSOCIATIONSOUTH BAY ART ASSOCIATION
    SUFFOLK COUNTY - CHAPTER #011Helps foster, encourage and promote the improvement of the condition of all veterans and their families. Offers two scholarships annually. Speakers Bureau available upon request. Meeting held at Brookhaven Parks Office, 286 Hawkins Road, Centereach NY 11720, the 4th Friday of each month at 8pm. Call for more information.SuffolkSUFFOLK COUNTY - CHAPTER #011VIETNAM VETERANS OF AMERICA, INC.
    Support ServicesHudson Valley Cancer Resource Center's website is a navigational tool for patients to locate national, regional and local services in the following areas: Support Groups, Caregivers, Bereavement, Palliative Care, Hospice, Retreats (for Families, Women and Men), Camps, Legacy Trips, and Scholarships.OrangeCANCER SUPPORT SERVICESHUDSON VALLEY CANCER RESOURCE CENTER
    THE NEEDHAM SEPTEMBER 11TH SCHOLARSHIP FUNDScholarships for private secondary school or college/university for children who lost a parent in the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001. Awards will be based on individual need, scholastic abilities and community/civic involvement on a case-by-case basis. Call for further information.THE NEEDHAM SEPTEMBER 11TH SCHOLARSHIP FUNDNEEDHAM & COMPANY, LLC
    WACHTELL, LIPTON, ROSEN AND KATZ SCHOLARSHIP FUND AT NEW YORK UNIVERSITYProvides five scholarships for dependents of the firefighters, police officers, port authority officers and emergency medical services personnel who lost their lives responding to the World Trade Center terrorist attacks. The scholarships will provide full tuition, room and board at New York University. Call for further information.WACHTELL, LIPTON, ROSEN AND KATZ SCHOLARSHIP FUND AT NEW YORK UNIVERSITYNEW YORK UNIVERSITY
    WORLD TRADE CENTER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP-CUNYOffers scholarships to any CUNY institution to cover tuition, room/board, fees, books, supplies and transportation for 4-5 academic years of full-time undergraduate study. Call or visit website for further information.WORLD TRADE CENTER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP-CUNYNEW YORK STATE HIGHER EDUCATION SERVICES CORPORATION
    WORLD TRADE CENTER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP-SUNYOffers scholarships to any SUNY institutions to cover tuition, room/board, fees, books, supplies and transportation for 4-5 academic years of full-time undergraduate study. Call or visit website for further information.WORLD TRADE CENTER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP-SUNYNEW YORK STATE HIGHER EDUCATION SERVICES CORPORATION
    YOUTH OPPORTUNITIES UNLIMITEDOffers a comprehensive year round program including participation in local youth councils and a County-wide youth council. Summer programs include youth employment, leisure time and recreational/cultural activities. Also offers a Martial Arts Program, career explorations, Martin Luther King Scholarship which is given annually to deserving students, and the Kearse Soccer Clinic. Year round individual and family counseling offered. Tutorial and homework assistance is also available as well as workshops on substance prevention, underage drinking, teenage pregnancy, and HIV/AIDS. Call for more information.NassauYOUTH OPPORTUNITIES UNLIMITEDECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY COMMISSION OF NASSAU COUNTY, INC.

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