All Opportunities

Welcome to the SUNY Erie Foundation Scholarship website! When available, scholarship opportunities listed below are made possible by donors & supporters of the SUNY Erie Foundation as well as departments and programs throughout the College. Click on the scholarship name to learn more about each opportunity. To apply, first complete the General Application after you sign in. Recommended scholarships will be listed in the Navigation Bar.

GENERAL APPLICATIONS OPEN SEPTEMBER 6, 2019. MORE SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES TO FOLLOW IN THE COMING DAYS.

There are a variety of scholarships for which you may apply which will be distributed while at SUNY Erie in the 2019-2020 academic year._*Opportunities will be available in September 6th for award and distribution in the 2019-2020 academic year. Please check back frequently for the latest SUNY Erie scholarship information*.

APPLY: Click the “Sign In” button to begin. You MUST use your SUNY Erie user name “@ecc.edu” (NOT “@students.ecc.edu”) & password to sign in and begin your scholarship application. Failure to sign in correctly may invalidate your application. Improperly created applications may be denied.

SUNY Erie Student Employees (Ambassadors, Tutors, etc.): You must use your EMPLOYEE USER NAME & PASSWORD to sign into the scholarship system. Failure to sign in correctly may invalidate your application. Improperly created applications may be denied.

Please note: Once you complete the General Application, you will be matched with scholarships for which you qualify and must click on the “Apply to” button to be considered for these scholarships. Additional scholarships may also be recommended to you if you meet the basic criteria. To see a list of these scholarships, select “Recommended” under “Opportunities.” You must click on “Apply to” and complete any additional requirements in order to be considered for these scholarships.

Attention: Sessions time-out (end) automatically after 30 minutes of inactivity, so save often!

FAQs: See the Frequently Asked Questions tab in your General Application or click here

IMPORTANT: students who receive funds from NYS Vocation Rehab or similar “last money in” funding may not receive a refund as monies must go back to the funding source.

Be sure to check your SUNY Erie email (including the junk files!)

Recommended: Add “scholarship@ecc.edu” to your contacts. (So our correspondence doesn’t end up in your junk files)

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$500.00 AAA of Western & Central NY Police Scholarship
AAA is dedicated to promoting traffic safety education and safe driving practices to reduce traffic-related deaths and injuries. AAA believes in...
AAA is dedicated to promoting traffic safety education and safe driving...
  • Deadline: 09/25/2019
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline09/25/2019
$1,000.00 Alumni Association Scholarship (Full Time Student)
A scholarship for students who have a relative who graduated from Erie Community College/Erie County Technical Institute ELIGIBILITY 1. Must be...
A scholarship for students who have a relative who graduated from Erie...
  • Deadline: 09/25/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline09/25/2019
$750.00 Carl, Peter and Paul Blanchett Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship was started to help students achieve success who are interested in pursuing a career in business and finance. ELIGIBILITY: 1....
This scholarship was started to help students achieve success who are...
  • Deadline: 09/25/2019
  • Award: $750.00
Deadline09/25/2019
$500.00 Carubba Collision, Dupont and CARQuest Scholarship
Established to create opportunities for students entering the Autobody Repair Technology field ELIGIBILITY: 1. Matriculated in Automotive Trades:...
Established to create opportunities for students entering the Autobody...
  • Deadline: 09/25/2019
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline09/25/2019
1,000.00 defi SOLUTIONS Scholarship
defi SOLUTIONS is a competitive option for employment and advancement in the WNY community. defi SOLUTIONS desire to partner with SUNY Erie to be...
defi SOLUTIONS is a competitive option for employment and advancement in...
  • Deadline: 09/25/2019
  • Award: 1,000.00
Deadline09/25/2019
$500.00 Florence Meldrum Nursing Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship was established from the estate of John Swanson. Mr. Swanson recognized the value of community colleges and specifically the...
This scholarship was established from the estate of John Swanson. Mr....
  • Deadline: 09/25/2019
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline09/25/2019
$500.00 Gaetano & Ersilia Chiota Cipolla Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship was started to help students achieve academic success who are interested in pursuing a career in health sciences. ELIGIBILITY: 1....
This scholarship was started to help students achieve academic success...
  • Deadline: 09/25/2019
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline09/25/2019
$500.00 Gloria Lucker Endowed Scholarship
Gloria Lucker was an instructor at SUNY Erie (then Erie Community College) in the Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) Program when Frank Gainer...
Gloria Lucker was an instructor at SUNY Erie (then Erie Community...
  • Deadline: 09/25/2019
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline09/25/2019
$1,000.00 Gwendolyn M. Whitmore Endowed Memorial Scholarship
In memory of Gwendolyn M. Whitmore, a SUNY Erie Community College faculty member, who was dedicated to teaching and lifelong learning. She is...
In memory of Gwendolyn M. Whitmore, a SUNY Erie Community College...
  • Deadline: 09/25/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline09/25/2019
1,000 Minority Women Health Sciences Scholarship
This scholarship was created by an anonymous donor to benefit minority women in the Health Sciences fields. ELIGIBILITY: 1. Female student 2....
This scholarship was created by an anonymous donor to benefit minority...
  • Deadline: 09/25/2019
  • Award: 1,000
Deadline09/25/2019
$750.00 My SUNY Erie Experience Award
This scholarship is for a continuing SUNY Erie student during the 2019-2020 academic year. ELIGIBILITY: 1. MUST attend SUNY Erie in Fall 2019 &...
This scholarship is for a continuing SUNY Erie student during the...
  • Deadline: 09/25/2019
  • Award: $750.00
Deadline09/25/2019
$500.00 Nesci Family Veteran’s Scholarship
Many veterans returning to school find their benefits exhausted or insufficient to cover expenses which makes the return to college very difficult....
Many veterans returning to school find their benefits exhausted or...
  • Deadline: 09/25/2019
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline09/25/2019
2,000.00 Rita M. Antolena Memorial Scholarship
Rita Antolena had worked with children throughout her adult life as a physical educator and a Girl Scout counselor. Rita graduated with a degree...
Rita Antolena had worked with children throughout her adult life as a...
  • Deadline: 09/25/2019
  • Award: 2,000.00
Deadline09/25/2019
$500.00 SUNY Erie CC Student Government Association Endowed Student Leadership Scholarship
This scholarship encourages and recognizes student leadership. ELIGIBILITY: 1. Full-time student 2. High School Graduate or GED 3. Matriculated...
This scholarship encourages and recognizes student...
  • Deadline: 09/25/2019
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline09/25/2019
6,000.00 Thurman Thomas Family Foundation Scholarship
The Thurman Thomas Family Foundaiion Scholarship was created to help students in need of assistance to complete their education without...
The Thurman Thomas Family Foundaiion Scholarship was created to help...
  • Deadline: 09/25/2019
  • Award: 6,000.00
Deadline09/25/2019
$500.00 WNY Mopar Club Scholarship
It is our desire to do what we can to help a student get the education he or she needs to follow their dreams of becoming an automobile mechanic. ...
It is our desire to do what we can to help a student get the education...
  • Deadline: 09/25/2019
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline09/25/2019