Tuition and Support
All Macaulay students receive:
- Full Undergraduate Tuition Scholarship (excludes fees)*
- Laptop computer
- $7500 Opportunities Fund to pursue global research, study, service, and internships
- Cultural Passport to NY arts and cultural venues
Many students also receive housing support. See the FAQs for more information about the Macaulay scholarship package.
*Students must meet CUNY NYS residency requirements for in state tuition to receive the full tuition scholarship. Click here for CUNY Tuition and Fees
Ascend Educational Fund Scholarship
The Ascend Educational Fund will provide two-year or four-year college scholarships to promising immigrant students in New York City, who were either born outside the US or have two parents born outside the U.S., in the range of $2,500-$20,000. They have begun accepting scholarship applications online, and the deadline is March 25, 2014.
Students will be eligible for the scholarships if they:
- Were born outside the United States or have two foreign-born parents
- Will graduate from a high school in New York City
- Will enroll full-time at an accredited public or private college or university
- Demonstrate qualities traditionally valued by the immigrant community: hard work, resourcefulness, perseverance in the face of adversity, academic achievement, leadership, and commitment to one's community
Application Deadline: March 25, 2013
Finalists selected for an interview will be notified: May 3-4, 2014
Interviews held: May 10-11 and 17/18, 2014, and each finalist must attend in person for consideration.
Please visit www.ascendfundny.org for more details.