is proud to announce the Hope Scholars program. First time freshmen from New
York with the highest need – zero estimated family contribution – who score at
leastcombined 1100 on the SAT or an ACT equivalent and have a 90 average in
high school will be eligible for this new scholarship program. LIU will match
federal and state financial aid. Hope Scholars can attend LIU tuition free. More
information on this program, including an application, can be found on the LIU website.
NEFCU SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES
Scholarships Available for High School Seniors
Family Scholarship - Selected students will each be awarded a
$3,000 scholarship. Requirements include a GPA of 90 or 3.0, three
extracurricular/sports activities and 50 hours of community service along
with an essay. Applications will be accepted January 15 - May 1, 2019.
Premier Scholarship - One (1) individual will be awarded a
$50,000 scholarship paid out over 4 years. Requirements include a GPA of
90 or 3.0, three extracurricular/sports activities and 50 hours of
community service along with an essay. To qualify, students must first
apply for the Family Scholarship to be eligible for this enhanced
program. Applications will be accepted May 1– July 15, 2019.
Membership is required for all scholarships and grants programs at the time of
application. Becoming a member is easy! Applicants can simply open a savings account online or at any branch with a minimum $5 deposit prior to applying. Please visit https://www.mynefcu.org for more details.