Park Scholar Award

  • Deadline: 01/15/2024
  • Renewable: Unknown
  • Number of Awards: 10
  • Award Amount: Not Available
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  • Phone: 607-274-3124
  • Fax: 607-274-7095
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  • Address: 953 Danby Road Ithaca, NY 14850-7000

Park Scholar Award committee will select the winners of at least 10 merit-based scholarships that are aimed at outstanding high school seniors each year so that their educational expenses are paid.

The Park Scholar Awards are designed to cover the entire cost of attendance such as tuition, room, and board at Ithaca College and include stipends for living expenses, books, and a one-time computer purchase of $2,500.

Full Description

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Three merit-based scholarships are awarded to Park School rising juniors each spring.

Four-year awards are renewable for up to three years while rising junior awards are renewable for a total of four semesters.

Here are some important dates related to the scholarship application:

By January 2, Ithaca College application must be completed.

By January 15, Park Scholar Award online application must be completed and submitted.

By early-March, Park Scholar finalist decisions will be mailed to all applicants.

Form March 22 to March 24, on-campus interviews and programs for finalists will be held.

By April 20, award recipients will be notified.

Who's eligible?

To be considered for the four year Park Scholar award, the applicant must meet all the eligibility criteria determined by the scholarship committee with the aim to make their job easier and to make sure that the best of the best applicants are selected as winners.

First, you must be a U.S. citizen or eligible non-citizen and apply to Ithaca College for an undergraduate major within the Roy H. Park School of Communications.

Transfer students are not eligible for the award.

If you meet these requirements, you are strongly encouraged to submit the application for the award.

How to Apply

In case you determined your eligibility, you are probably wondering how to apply for these amazing awards.

You are supposed to review and complete all of the steps below to be considered for a Park Scholar award.

The first step is to submit the Common Application online for Ithaca College no later than January 2, by which you will apply to Ithaca College.

Then, the second step is to complete the Park Scholar Award application in your application status portal by January 15.

The application form must include the following supporting documents:

  • Personal History
  • Two Essays
  • Two Recommendation Letters

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