Nyack Scholars Grant - $3,000-$12,000
Awarded based on high school GPA (over 3.0) and SAT or ACT scores. Eligibility is limited to first-year freshmen. Students who meet both high school GPA and SAT or ACT criteria may be eligible for Nyack Scholar awards ranging from $3,000-$12,000. A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 is required for award renewal each year. *Transfer students refer to the Transfer Scholars Grant below.
Transfer Scholars Grant - $3,000-$7,000
Awarded to students transferring from programs at other accredited institutions. Recipients must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 to receive this grant. Awards range from $3,000 to $7,000 based on GPA. A student must have transferred at least 20 credits or taken more than one full-time semester to be eligible for this grant. A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 at Nyack is required for award renewal.
National Honor Society Grant - $1,000
Awarded to all incoming freshmen that are active members of a National Honor Society chapter in their high school. Transferring students are NOT eligible for this grant. A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 is required for award renewal.
Dean's List Scholarships - $800
(returning students only) Annual awards based on being selected to the Dean's List during prior semesters at Nyack College. Students selected to the Dean's List (3.5 semester GPA or higher with full-time enrollment) both semesters (fall 19 and spring 20) will be awarded $800 for 21-22. Scholarships are for one year only and require full-time enrollment.
Endowed Scholarships - varies
(returning students only) Available to returning students who re-enroll full-time for the 2020-2021 school year. Must submit application (available February -deadline March 6). Must have received a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher during a prior semester at Nyack in order to apply. Amounts vary and scholarship awards are not renewable (valid for one year only). (not subject to the institutional aid CAP-see below).