Betty Deroski Memorial Scholarship

Awarded to: Full-time or Part-time students: $500 (2 awards)

Criteria:

  1. Declared chemistry major
  2. Completion of CHE133, CHE 134 and CHE250 or currently enrolled in CHE250 and expecting to successfully complete CHE251
  3. Most chemistry grades must be an
  4. Ammerman Campus student
  5. Two recommendations from Science or Math faculty
  6. Must supply a personal statement of why chemistry is your chosen major, and what are your future expectations in the field
  7. 3.5 GPA for 3.0 credits
  8. Students may attend SCCC or another school for the following semester.
    Must provide verification of enrollment at another school if not attending Suffolk Community College.
    Grades in MAT141, 142 and PHY230, 232 will be considered, if chemistry grades do not clearly define the winner.
    Recipient selected by Jing Yi Chin (Assistant Academic Chair of the Physical Sciences Department).

Deadline: April 16
Submit application and for additional information contact:
Physical Sciences Department

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Bridgestone/Firestone Scholarship

Awarded to: Full-time students: $375 (1 award)

Criteria:

  1. Automotive Service Specialist major
  2. Personal Statement

Must be sponsored by and working at a Firestone dealer.

Deadline: May 29
Submit application and for additional information contact:
Automotive Department

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David Demsky Memorial Scholarship

Awarded to: Full-time or Part-time students: $400 (1 award)

Criteria:

  1. 3.0 GPA for 12 credits with 3 credits in Communications completed or may be currently registered
  2. Ammerman Campus student

Qualified candidates will engage in a public speaking competition.
Guidelines will be available near the beginning of the spring semester.
Need not attend SCCC in subsequent semester.

Deadline: April 16
Submit application and for additional information contact:
Communication Studies Department

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Dr. Michael DeLuca Scholarship for Italian Studies

Awarded to: Full-time students: $300 (1 award)

Criteria:

  1. Minimum 45 credits
  2. Achievement in study of Italian

Deadline: May 29
Submit application and for additional information contact:
Foreign Language Department
Recipient chosen by Ammerman Foreign Language faculty.

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Eileen Kamil Endowed Scholarship for Communication Students

Awarded to: Full-time students: $825 (may be divided awards)

Criteria:

  1. Member of Sigma Chi Eta - The Communication Honor Society
  2. Personal statement discussing individual challenges and/or financial need that are impacting on achieving educational goals; essay must be no more than 300 words, typewritten.

Award may be divided between more than one recipient. The recipient will be announced at the induction ceremony of Sigma Chi Eta.

Deadline: April 4
Submit application and for additional information contact:
Sigma Chi Eta Student Advisor, Communication Studies Department, Islip Arts Building, Ammerman Campus

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Gail Cohen Edelman Memorial Scholarship

Awarded to: Full-time or Part-time students: $250 (1 award)

Criteria:

  1. Visual Arts major
  2. 3.0 GPA for 18 credits
  3. Recommendation from Art faculty
  4. Portfolio of art work (10-20 pieces) must be submitted directly to the Art Department.
  5. Ammerman Campus student

Need not attend SCCC in subsequent semester.

Deadline: April 10
Submit application and for additional information contact:
Ammerman Campus Art Department, Southampton Building, Room 108

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June D. Hudis Memorial

Awarded to: Full-time students: $1,000 (1 award)

Criteria:

  1. 3.0 GPA for 12 credits in Biology
  2. Ammerman Campus Student
  3. Must graduate from SCCC and transfer to another college in fall.
  4. Personal Statement
  5. Three letters of recommendation (academic, personal, and community service)
  6. Verification of enrollment at a four-year school.

Deadline: April 11
Submit application and for additional information contact:
Ammerman Campus Biology Department, Kreiling Hall, Room 111

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Kenny Rogers Scholarship

Awarded to: Full-time or Part-time students: $275 (1 award)

Criteria:

  1. Music major
  2. Participation in at least two performance ensembles.

Deadline: May 16
Submit application and for additional information contact:
Ammerman Campus Music Department, Southampton Building, Room 18

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Lawrence Foundation Scholarship

Awarded to: Full-time or Part-time students: $250 (2 awards)

Criteria:

  1. Visual Arts major
  2. 3.0 GPA for 18 credits
  3. Ammerman Campus student
  4. Recommendation from Art faculty
  5. Portfolio of artwork (10-20 pieces) to be provided to the Art Department.

Need not attend SCCC in subsequent semester.

Deadline: April 10
Submit application and for additional information contact:
Ammerman Campus Art Department, Southampton Building, Room 108

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Leonard Goldberg Memorial Scholarship

Awarded to: Full-time students: $200 (1 award)

Criteria:

  1. Music major
  2. 3.0 GPA for 24 credits (12 credits of music)
  3. Successfully passed two jury exams in music.

Deadline: May 16
Submit application and for additional information contact:
Ammerman Campus Music Department, Southampton Building, Room 18

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Lou Grasso Memorial Scholarship

Awarded to: Full-time or Part-time students: $350 (1 award)

Criteria:

  1. Ammerman Campus student
  2. Interested in a career in journalism or demonstrated journalistic integrity.
  3. Commitment of excellence, and compassion for others.

Deadline: May 7
Submit application and for additional information contact:
English Department, Carl Corry Islip Arts, Room 2

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Lynn Buck Women's Studies Scholarship

Awarded to: Full-time or Part-time students: $500 (1 award)

Criteria:

  1. Enrolled in Liberal Arts and Sciences Women's Studies Emphasis Program.
  2. 3.0 GPA for 12 credits
  3. Statement of community service and extra-curricular activities.
  4. Essay (approx. 1,000 words) on how the Women's Movement has touched your life or how feminism has led to changes within yourself.

Need not attend SCCC in subsequent semester.

Deadline: April 16
Submit application and for additional information contact:
Women's Studies Department, Southampton Building, Room 120

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Mark Jekel-Long Island Street Rod Association Automotive Technology Scholarship

Awarded to: Full-time students: $275 (2 awards)

Criteria:

  1. Currently enrolled in AUT240 or AUT250 of the Automotive Technology Program.
  2. Must be in good academic standing.
  3. Two (2) letters of recommendation: one (1) from a faculty member and (1) personal
  4. Personal Statement (250 Maximum)

Deadline: December 29 and May 29
Submit application and for additional information contact:
Automotive Technology Department

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Maurice N. Flecker Scholarship

Awarded to: Full-time or part-time students: $400 (1 award)

Criteria:

  1. Visual Arts major
  2. 3.0 GPA for 18 credits
  3. Ammerman Campus student
  4. Recommendation from Art faculty
  5. Portfolio of artwork (10-20 pieces) submitted to the Art Department.

Need not attend SCCC in subsequent semester.

Deadline: April 10
Submit application and for additional information contact:
Ammerman Campus Art Department, Southampton Building, Room 108

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Robert Warasila Achievement in Physics Award

Awarded to: Full-time or Part-time students: $500 (1-4 awards)

Criteria:

  1. Completion of PHY 130, 132, 230, 232 and enrolled in, and expected to successfully complete, PHY 245 and PHY 246.
  2. Ammerman Campus student

Most grades must be "A." Grades in MAT 141, MAT 142, and MAT 203 will be considered, if physics grades do not clearly define the winner. Need not attend SCCC in subsequent semester.

Deadline: April 16
Submit application and for additional information contact:
Physics Department, Thomas Breeden, Smithtown Science Building

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 Wayne W. Nester Journalism Scholarship 

Awarded to: Full-time or Part-time students: $250 (1 award)

Criteria:

  1. Ammerman Campus student
  2. Enrolled in a journalism course

Must submit three writing samples which illustrate creative and/or accurate and balanced reporting skills to Professor Carl Corry, English Department.

Deadline: May 7
Submit application and for additional information contact:
English Department, Carl Corry, Islip Arts Building, Room 2

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The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company Scholarship

Awarded to: Full-time student $1,000 (1 award)

Criteria:

  1. Continuing Student
  2. Enrolled in the Automotive Technology Program
  3. Demonstrate consistent attendance
  4. Must have a 3.0 GPA

Deadline: December 29

Submit application and for additional information contact:
Automotive Technology Department

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The Noriko Okada Scholarship for Courageous Pursuit of the Study of Art

Awarded to: Full-time student $500 (1 award)

Criteria:

  1. Continuing full-time student enrolled in the Visual Arts Program at the Ammerman Campus.
  2. 3.0 cumulative GPA or better
  3. Applicant must submit a minimum 250 word essay explaining the reason or reasons they are pursuing an education in the visual arts, highlighting substantial challenges, significant hurdles and unusual obstacles they had to overcome to advance their studies.
  4. Additionally, applicant must submit their portfolio to the Academic Chair of the Department of Visual Arts for review by a Visual Arts faculty committee.

Deadline: April 17

For additional information contact Maria Cherubino, Southampton Building, Room 116.

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