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New York State Higher Education Services Corp./Aid-Part-Time Study (APTS)

$2,000

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  • Scholarship Description
  • The Aid for Part-time Study (APTS) program provides grant assistance for eligible part-time students enrolled in approved undergraduate studies. Awards provide up to $2,000 per year for part-time undergraduate study at participating institutions in New York State. An APTS award cannot exceed tuition charges. Student must be a U.S. citizen or eligible non-citizen, and be a legal resident of New York State for at least one year prior to the start of the term. Must have graduated from high school in the United States, earned a high school equivalency diploma by passing a Test Assessing Secondary Completion (TASC) formally known as a GED, or passed a federally approved "ability to benefit" test. Applicant must be enrolled as a part-time student and be matriculated in an approved program of study in a participating New York State post-secondary institution and be in good academic standing. Be charged at least $100 tuition per year. Not be in default on any state or federal student loans and not be in default of any repayment of state awards and not have exhausted Tuition Assistance Program (TAP) eligibility. For more details or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
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  • Contact
  • Scholarship Committee
  • 99 Washington Ave
  • Albany , NY 12255
  • scholarships@hesc.ny.gov
  • 888-697-4372
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Myrah C  on 11/8/2020 9:46:14 PM

This scholarship is very much needed! I am in much need of aid for afford tuition next year, and earning this scholarship will help me receive a college education.

Wanda Q  on 5/24/2020 6:41:25 PM

I was accepted for respiratory program starting September 1,2020 at Westchester community college this scholarship will take away my financial hardship going through from the corona pandemic. This scholarship would be appreciated because it will take away my financial burden and will enable me to a became an outstanding respiratory therapist there can be.

Maria S  on 8/4/2019 10:08:01 AM

A Scholarship will help me get through college and on my way to chiropractor school. I have a 3.4 gpa I’m have a good academic background. Help people is my passion and I want to make America healthy again.

Estephany V  on 5/2/2019 10:18:19 AM

A scholarship would assist me in being the first college graduate of my family. Nursing is my passion and dream

Cajetan G  on 8/12/2015 2:19:24 PM

A scholarship will enable me become a better nurse and concentrate more on acquiring further /advanced nursing skills.

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