In addition to our standard hours, Enrollment Services Offices will be open Saturdays: January 6, 20 and 27 from 8:30 am -12:30 pm.; and Thursdays until 7:00 pm on January 11, 18 and 25, and February 1 and 8.

Scholarships

Carmen E. Ortiz ESL Scholarship

Awarded to: Full-time or Part-time students: $500 (1 award)

Criteria:

  1. Personal statement should include a short bio on the applicant, as well as indication of what student plans to study and what their future plans are.
  2. Must be a graduate of the College's ESL program.

Deadline: December 1 and April 30
Submit application and for additional information contact:
June Ohrnberger, College Director, ESL Program
Suffolk County Community College
533 College Road
Selden, NY 11784-2899

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Karl and Doris Erhardt Memorial Scholarship

Awarded to: Full-time students: $250 (1 award)

Criteria:

  1. 3.0 GPA for 24 credits with 6 credits in English
  2. Ammerman Campus student
  3. English faculty nomination
  4. Minimum 500-word essay written in an upper-level English class

Deadline: April 16
Submit application and for additional information contact:
English Department - Islip 20

David Clark
Need not attend SCCC in subsequent semester.

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Mildred Green Memorial Scholarship

Awarded to: Full-time students: $475 (1 award)

Criteria:

  1. Special consideration will be given to students who have experience living or working in diverse environments, or who have demonstrated a commitment to working with historically underserved or underprivileged populations.
  2. Ammerman Campus student
  3. 3.0 GPA for 12 credits from SCCC
  4. One-page essay describing your future goals and how this scholarship will help you attain them
  5. List of extra-curricular activities including community service and leadership positions held
  6. Continuing student at SCCC in the fall

Deadline: April 16
Submit application and for additional information contact:
Office of Campus Activities and Student Leadership Development

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Andrew Wittkamper Award

Awarded to: Full-time or Part-time students: $3,900 (1 award)

Criteria:

  1. Theatre major
  2. Given to student who exhibits excellence in costume design/technology

Deadline: June 1
Submit application and for additional information contact:
Islip Arts Building

Recipient chosen by Ammerman Theatre faculty.

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Annette Rapkin Scholarship

Awarded to: Full-time or Part-time students: $850 (1 award)

Criteria:

  1. 3.5 GPA for 15 credits
  2. Ammerman Campus student
  3. 400-word essay on what student activities means to you
  4. List of extra-curricular activities, clubs, publications, etc.

Deadline: April 16
Need not attend SCCC in subsequent semesters.
Submit application and fill out additional application in:
Office of Campus Activities and Student Leadership Development
Babylon Student Center, Ammerman Campus

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B & M Art Supply

Awarded to: Full-time or Part-time students: $150 (1 award)

Criteria:

  1. Visual Arts major
  2. 3.0 GPA for 18 credits
  3. Ammerman Campus student
  4. Recommendation from Art faculty
  5. Portfolio of art work (10-20 pieces)

Need not attend SCCC in subsequent semester.

Deadline: April 16
Submit application and for additional information contact:
Art Department, Southampton Building

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Betty Deroski Memorial Scholarship

Awarded to: Full-time or Part-time students: $500 (2 awards)

Criteria:

  1. Declared chemistry major
  2. Completion of CHE133, CHE 134 and CHE250 or currently enrolled in CHE250 and expecting to successfully complete CHE251
  3. Most chemistry grades must be an
  4. Ammerman Campus student
  5. Two recommendations from Science or Math faculty
  6. Must supply a personal statement of why chemistry is your chosen major, and what are your future expectations in the field
  7. 3.5 GPA for 3.0 credits
  8. Students may attend SCCC or another school for the following semester.
    Must provide verification of enrollment at another school if not attending Suffolk Community College.
    Grades in MAT141, 142 and PHY230, 232 will be considered, if chemistry grades do not clearly define the winner.
    Recipient selected by Jing Yi Chin (Assistant Academic Chair of the Physical Sciences Department).

Deadline: April 16
Submit application and for additional information contact:
Physical Sciences Department

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Beverly Broomell Memorial Scholarship

Awarded to: Full-time or Part-time students: $400 (1 award)

Criteria:

  1. 3.2 GPA for 32 college credits at SCCC including those currently in progress
  2. Minimum grade of 3.0 in at least two college-level math courses, one of which must be MAT124 or higher at SCCC
  3. Plan to pursue a career in teaching, preferably mathematics
  4. Must be matriculated at Ammerman Campus
  5. Two faculty recommendations (at least one Ammerman Campus math faculty)

Scholarship must be applied to subsequent semester either at SCCC or a transfer institution upon enrollment verification.
Applicant may apply for more than one math scholarship while no more than one math scholarship will be awarded to any candidate per academic year.

Deadline: April 6
Submit application and for additional information contact:
Math Department: Riverhead Building, Ammerman Campus

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Bridgestone/Firestone Scholarship

Awarded to: Full-time students: $375 (1 award)

Criteria:

  1. Automotive Service Specialist major
  2. Personal Statement

Must be sponsored by and working at a Firestone dealer.

Deadline: May 29
Submit application and for additional information contact:
Automotive Department

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David Demsky Scholarship

Awarded to: Full-time or Part-time students: $475 (1 award)

Criteria:

  1. 3.0 GPA for 12 credits with 3 credits in Communications completed or may be currently registered
  2. Ammerman Campus student

Qualified candidates will engage in a public speaking competition.
Guidelines will be available near the beginning of the spring semester.
Need not attend SCCC in subsequent semester.

Deadline: April 16
Submit application and for additional information contact:
Communications Department

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David Miller Spirit Award

Awarded to: Full-time or Part-time students: $500 (1 award)

Criteria:

  1. Theatre major
  2. Must exemplify departmental values of company collaboration and esprit de corps

Qualified candidates will engage in a public speaking competition.
Guidelines will be available near the beginning of the spring semester.
Need not attend SCCC in subsequent semester.

Deadline: June 1
Submit application and for additional information contact:
Theatre Department, Islip Arts Building
Recipient chosen by Ammerman Theatre faculty.

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Dr. Michael DeLuca Scholarship for Italian Studies

Awarded to: Full-time students: $300 (1 award)

Criteria:

  1. Minimum 45 credits
  2. Achievement in study of Italian

Deadline: May 29
Submit application and for additional information contact:
Foreign Language Department
Recipient chosen by Ammerman Foreign Language faculty.

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Dr. Robert Frey Family Foundation

Awarded to: Full-time or Part-time students: $5,000 (per academic year) (3 awards)

Criteria:

  1. 3.2 GPA for 32 credits including those in progress; minimum math GPA of 3.4
  2. Completed two college-level courses at SCCC (MAT 141 or higher at SCCC)
  3. Must be in a current mathematics emphasis or planning to embark upon a career in math-related field
  4. Ammerman Campus student
  5. Two faculty recommendations (at least one from Ammerman Campus math faculty)

Scholarship must be applied to subsequent semesters either at SCCC or at a transfer institution upon enrollment verification. Applicants may apply for more than one math scholarship while no more than one math scholarship will be awarded to any candidate per academic year.

Deadline: December 6 and April 9
Submit application and for additional information contact:
Math Department, Riverhead Building, Ammerman Campus

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Eileen Kamil Communications Scholarship

Awarded to: Full-time students: $825 (may be divided awards)

Criteria:

  1. Member of Sigma Chi Eta - The Communications Honor Society
  2. Personal statement discussing individual challenges and/or financial need that are impacting on achieving educational goals; essay must be no more than 300 words, typewritten.

Award may be divided between more than one winner. The winner will be announced at the induction ceremony of Sigma Chi Eta.

Deadline: April 4
Submit application and for additional information contact:
Sigma Chi Eta Student Advisor, Communications Department, Islip Arts Building, Ammerman Campus

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Ellis Von Eschen Memorial Scholarship

Awarded to: Full-time or Part-time students: $400 (1 award)

Criteria:

  1. 3.2 GPA for 32 credits including those in progress
  2. Completed two college-level math courses (one must be MAT 124 or higher at SCCC), and one level college-level computer science course completed at SCCC.
  3. Ammerman Campus student
  4. One faculty recommendation

Deadline: April 9
Submit application and for additional information contact:
Math Department, Riverhead Building, Ammerman Campus
Scholarship must be applied to subsequent semester either at SCCC or a transfer institution upon enrollment verification. Applicants may apply for more than one math scholarship while no more than one math scholarship will be awarded to any candidate per academic year.

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EOP - "I Came To Win" Scholarship for Ammerman Campus Students

Awarded to: Full-time students: $500 (1 award)

Criteria:

  1. Ammerman EOP Student
  2. Cumulative GPA 3.0
  3. Attended 3 full time semesters as an EOP student at Suffolk County Community College; is graduating and transferring to a 4- year College/University.
  4. Two letters of recommendations from your professor.
  5. Involvement in extra-curricular activities.

Deadline: March 30

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EOP - "I Came To Win" Scholarship for Eastern Campus Students

Awarded to: Full-time students: $500 (1 award)

Criteria:

  1. Eastern Campus EOP Student
  2. Cumulative GPA 3.0
  3. Attended three full-time semesters as an EOP student at Suffolk County Community College and is graduating and transferring to a 4- year College/University.
  4. Two letters of recommendation from your professor.
  5. Resume of extra-curricular activities.

Deadline: March 30
Submit application and for additional information contact:
Eastern Campus EOP Office, Speonk-Riverhead Road, Riverhead, NY 11901-3499 (631) 548-3623

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EOP - "I Came To Win" Scholarship for Grant Campus Student

Awarded to: Full-time students: $500 (1 award)

Criteria:

  1. Grant Campus EOP Student
  2. Cumulative GPA 3.0
  3. Attend 3 full time semesters as an EOP student at Suffolk County Community College; is graduating and transferring to a 4-year College/University.
  4. Two letters of recommendation from your professor.
  5. Resume of extra-curricular activities.

Deadline: March 30
Submit application and for additional information contact:
Grant Campus EOP Office, Crooked Hill Road, Brentwood NY 11717-1092 (631) 851-3623

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EOP Scholarship

Awarded to: Full-time students: $1,000 (1 award)

Criteria:

  1. EOP Student attending any campus.
  2. Cumulative GPA 3.5
  3. Attended 3 full-time semesters as an EOP student at Suffolk County Community College graduating and transferring to a 4-year College/University.
  4. Two letters of recommendation from your professor.
  5. Involvement in extra-curricular activities.

Deadline: March 30
Cannot be a recipient of any other EOP scholarship.

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Gail Cohen Edelman Memorial Scholarship

Awarded to: Full-time or Part-time students: $250 (1 award)

Criteria:

  1. Visual Arts major
  2. 3.0 GPA for 18 credits
  3. Recommendation from Art faculty
  4. Portfolio of art work (10-20 pieces) must be submitted directly to the Art Department.
  5. Ammerman Campus student

Need not attend SCCC in subsequent semester.

Deadline: April 16
Submit application and for additional information contact:
Ammerman Campus Art Department, Southampton Building, Room 108

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Glenda Rosenblum Memorial Scholarship

Awarded to: Full-time or Part-time students: $650 (1 award)

Criteria:

  1. Ammerman Campus student
  2. Good academic standing
  3. Must be involved in Office of Campus Activities and Student Leadership Development.
  4. 200-word essay on bringing people together and establishing a sense of community.
  5. Demonstrates leadership in cooperative projects and team work.

Need not enroll in subsequent semester.

Deadline: April 16
Submit application and for additional information contact:
Office of Campus Activities and Student Leadership Development

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Harriette Novick Scholarship

Awarded to: Full-time or Part-time students $625 (1 award)

Criteria:

  1. Theatre major
  2. Given to student who displays outstanding growth in contemporary performance.

Recipient chosen by Ammerman Theatre faculty.

Deadline: June 1
Submit application and for additional information contact:
Ammerman Campus Theatre Department, Islip Arts Building

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Johnson/Pevey Scholarship for Excellence in Classical Performance

Awarded to: Full-time or Part-time students: $650 (1 award)

Criteria:

  1. Ammerman Campus student
  2. Good academic standing
  3. Must be involved in Office of Campus Activities and Student Leadership Development.
  4. 200-word essay on bringing people together and establishing a sense of community.
  5. Demonstrates leadership in cooperative projects and team work.

Need not enroll in subsequent semester.

Deadline: June 1
Submit application and for additional information contact:
Office of campus Activities and Student Leadership Development

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June D. Hudis Memorial

Awarded to: Full-time students: $1,000 (1 award)

Criteria:

  1. 3.0 GPA for 12 credits in Biology
  2. Ammerman Campus Student
  3. Must graduate from SCCC and transfer to another college in fall.
  4. Personal Statement
  5. Three letters of recommendation (academic, personal, and community service)
  6. Verification of enrollment at a 4-year school.

Deadline: April 11
Submit application and for additional information contact:
Ammerman Campus Biology Department, Kreiling Hall, Room 111

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Kenny Rogers Scholarship

Awarded to: Full-time or Part-time students: $275 (1 award)

Criteria:

  1. Music major
  2. Participation in at least two performance ensembles.

Deadline: May 16
Submit application and for additional information contact:
Ammerman Campus Music Department, Southampton Building, Room 18

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Lawrence Foundation Scholarship

Awarded to: Full-time or Part-time students: $250 (2 awards)

Criteria:

  1. Visual Arts major
  2. 3.0 GPA for 18 credits
  3. Ammerman Campus student
  4. Recommendation from Art faculty
  5. Portfolio of artwork (10-20 pieces) to be provided to the Art Department.

Need not attend SCCC in subsequent semester.

Deadline: April 16
Submit application and for additional information contact:
Ammerman Campus Art Department, Southampton Building, Room 108

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Leonard Goldberg Memorial Scholarship

Awarded to: Full-time students: $200 (1 award)

Criteria:

  1. Music major
  2. 3.0 GPA for 24 credits (12 credits of music)
  3. Successfully passed two jury exams in music.

Deadline: May 16
Submit application and for additional information contact:
Ammerman Campus Music Department, Southampton Building, Room 18

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Lou Grasso Memorial Scholarship

Awarded to: Full-time or Part-time students: $350 (1 award)

Criteria:

  1. Ammerman Campus student
  2. Interested in a career in journalism or demonstrated journalistic integrity.
  3. Commitment of excellence, and compassion for others.

Deadline: April 16
Submit application and for additional information contact:
English Department, Doug Howard, Islip Arts, Room 2

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Louise B. Perkal Memorial Scholarship

Awarded to: Full-time or Part-time students: $500-700 (Varied awards)

Criteria:

  1. Social Sciences
  2. 3.0 GPA for 24 credits
  3. Twelve credits at time of application, successfully completed in history, political science, geography, or economics.
  4. Ammerman Campus student
  5. Faculty recommendation
  6. Brief essay on why you believe you should be awarded this scholarship.

Consideration may be given to financial need.
Need not attending subsequent semester.

Deadline: April 16
Submit application and for additional information contact:
Social Sciences Department, Southampton Building, Room 224

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Lynn Buck Women's Studies Scholarship

Awarded to: Full-time or Part-time students: $500 (1 award)

Criteria:

  1. Enrolled in Liberal Arts and Sciences Women's Studies Emphasis Program.
  2. 3.0 GPA for 12 credits
  3. Statement of community service and extra-curricular activities.
  4. Essay (approx. 1,000 words) on how the Women's Movement has touched your life or how feminism has led to changes within yourself.

Need not attend SCCC in subsequent semester.

Deadline: April 16
Submit application and for additional information contact:
Women's Studies Department, Southampton Building, Room 120

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Mark Jekel-Long Island Street Rod Association Automotive Technology Scholarship

Awarded to: Full-time students: $275 (2 awards)

Criteria:

  1. Currently enrolled in AUT240 or AUT250 of the Automotive Technology Program.
  2. Must be in good academic standing.
  3. Two (2) letters of recommendation: one (1) from a faculty member and (1) personal
  4. Personal Statement (250 Maximum)

Deadline: December 29 and May 29
Submit application and for additional information contact:
Automotive Technology Department

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Maurice N. Flecker Scholarship

Awarded to: Full-time or part-time students: $400 (1 award)

Criteria:

  1. Visual Arts major
  2. 3.0 GPA for 18 credits
  3. Ammerman Campus student
  4. Recommendation from Art faculty
  5. Portfolio of artwork (10-20 pieces) submitted to the Art Department.

Need not attend SCCC in subsequent semester.

Deadline: April 16
Submit application and for additional information contact:
Ammerman Campus Art Department, Southampton Building, Room 108

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Robert Warasila Achievement in Physics Award

Awarded to: Full-time or Part-time students: $500 (1-4 awards)

Criteria:

  1. Completion of PHY 130, 132, 230, 232 and enrolled in, and expected to successfully complete, PHY 245 and PHY 246.
  2. Ammerman Campus student

Most grades must be "A." Grades in MAT 141, MAT 142, and MAT 203 will be considered, if physics grades do not clearly define the winner. Need not attend SCCC in subsequent semester.

Deadline: April 16
Submit application and for additional information contact:
Physics Department, Thomas Breeden, Smithtown Science Building

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Ron Orlando Memorial Scholarship

Awarded to: Full-time students: $500 (up to two awards)

Criteria:

  1. Radio/TV/Film Major (306)
  2. 3.0 GPA for 15 credits hours
  3. Ammerman Campus student

Need not attend SCCC in subsequent semester.

Submit a portfolio item illustrating competence with new technology to Professor Thomas Bovino, Communications/TV/Film Department.

Deadline: April 16
Submit application and for additional information contact:
Communications/TV/Film Department

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Shirley Cox Best All Around Theatre Student Award

Awarded to: Full-time or Part-time students: $850 (1 award)

Criteria:

  1. Theatre major
  2. 2.75 GPA

Open to continuing or transferring student active in theatre production.

Deadline: June 1
Submit application and for additional information contact:
Theatre Department, Islip Arts Building

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Thurgood Marshall/Rosa Parks Leadership Scholarship

Awarded to: Full-time or Part-time students $250 (1 award)

Criteria:

  1. Must be an active member of the African-American Student Union
  2. 2.8 GPA for 24 credits from SCCC
  3. Ammerman Campus student
  4. 250 word essay about your future goals
  5. Community service
  6. List of extra-curricular activities, i.e. clubs, publications, etc.

Need not attend SCCC in subsequent semester.

Deadline: April 16
Submit application and for additional information contact:
Ammerman Campus Office of Campus Activities, Babylon Student Center, Suite 100

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Wayne W. Nester Journalism Scholarship

Awarded to: Full-time or Part-time students: $250 (1 award)

Criteria:

  1. Ammerman Campus student
  2. Enrolled in a journalism course

Must submit three writing samples which illustrate creative and/or accurate and balanced reporting skills to Professor Margaret Altizer-Evans, English Department.

Deadline: April 16
Submit application and for additional information contact:
English Department, Doug Howard, Islip Arts Building, Room 2

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Alan Bernstein Remote Television Scholarship

Awarded to: Full-time students: $500 (1 award)

Criteria:

  1. Ammerman Campus student
  2. RTV Major with GPA 3.0 or higher
  3. Student must have taken RTV255 course in either Fall or Spring Semester.

Open to continuing students.

Deadline: April 16
Submit application and for additional information contact:
Tom Bovino, Academic Chair: Professor of Communications, Islip Arts Building

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The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company Scholarship

Awarded to: Full-time student $1,000 (1 award)

Criteria:

  1. Continuing Student
  2. Enrolled in the Automotive Technology Program
  3. Demonstrate consistent attendance
  4. Must have a 3.0 GPA

Deadline: December 29

Submit application and for additional information contact:
Automotive Technology Department

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Internship & Cooperative Education Scholarship

Awarded to: Full-time or Part-time student $300 (1 award)

Criteria:

  1. Open to full-time or part-time SCCC internship students college-wide. Need not attend SCCC in subsequent semester.
  2. 2.5 GPA for 18 credits
  3. One letter of recommendation from an SCCC Faculty Member or a Career Services Advisor
  4. One letter of recommendation from your employer (from Co-op/Internship)
  5. Essay: Describe your experience during the SCCC internship program (No more than 500 words)

Deadline: April 16

The Career Services and Cooperative Education Office will be collecting applications and selecting recipients. Submit application and for additional information contact: The Career Services and Cooperative Education Office, Tania Velazquez (631) 451-4049,
Ammerman Campus, Babylon Student Center, Office 205

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