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Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo Scholarship Program

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May 01, 2021

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  • Scholarship Description
  • Our scholarships are restricted to current residents of the eight counties of Western New York. Students must be permanent residents of Western New York, have been admitted to a nonprofit, accredited school in the United States for full-time study at the undergraduate level and have at least a 2.0 GPA. Students who attend college outside Western New York remain eligible if they maintain a permanent residence in Western New York. In addition, Pell eligible applicants attending school within the eight counties of Western New York will be given strong preference in the award decision process. A limited number of scholarships are available for graduate students in specialized fields (architecture, arts, engineering, medicine, nursing, piano, environment, and wildlife). For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Committee
  • 726 Exchange Street
  • suite 525
  • Buffalo, NY 14210
  • scholarship@cfgb.org
  • tel: 716-852-2857
  • fax: 716-852-2861

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