Local, State, and National Scholarship Opportunities
Stop by the HS Guidance office to pick up applications and learn more.
Betty Budney Community Service Award - Presented to a graduating senior in recognition of his or her volunteer service. The recipient must be a resident of Philipstown. Applications are available in the guidance office. Deadline 5/17/19
The Robert Christie Memorial Award - Sponsored by the Philipstown Ambulance Corps and offered to a graduating senior who is involved in community service and volunteerism within the community. Students that volunteer for the Philipstown Ambulance Corps will receive priority. Applications are available in the guidance office. Deadline 5/26/19
The Haldane School Foundation Senior Scholarship- Awarded to a Haldane senior who meets the eligibility requirements and writes the most compelling essay on how an HSF sponsored grant enhanced their Haldane education. Application information is available in the guidance office or online at https://www.haldaneschoolfoundation.org/ Deadline 6/1/19
The Mid-Hudson Psychiatric Society Scholarship - Offered to a graduating senior who has been accepted into a college program and pursuing a career in Mental Health, such as psychiatry, psychology, Psychiatric Nursing or social work. Applications are available in the guidance office. Deadline 5/21/19
Blue Devil Booster Club Scholarship - Awarded to one male and one female senior that has been involved in the Haldane athletic program. These two $500 scholarships also recognize the characteristics of honesty, self discipline, commitment and team play. The recipients of these scholarships embody the spirit of the Student Athlete. Applications are available in the guidance office. Deadline 5/29/19
Dutchess Community College Scholarship Opportunities - Please click on this link for information regarding scholarships that are available to DCC students https://www.sunydutchess.edu/scholarships/
Dutchess Community College Conklin Scholarship - awarded to students who plan to attend DCC and are graduating in the top 10% of their class. For more information click on https://www.sunydutchess.edu/admissions/financial_aid/types_of_aid/conklinscholarship.html
Additional Scholarship Resources
- The College Board Scholarship Handbook is available for use in the Guidance office. This valuable tool details over 2,400 programs offering private, federal, and state money.
- STEM Incentive Program
- NYS Student Financial Aid Programs
- NYS Excelsior Scholarship Application
- New York State Grants, Scholarships, and Loans
- fastweb.com - scholarship database
- raise.me - scholarships aligned with your activities & achievements
- Big Future - College Search
Please use caution when applying for scholarships. Students should never be required to pay a fee to apply for a scholarship. Visit www.studentaid.ed.gov/types/scams to learn more.
Bucknell Academy Summer Experience - A collaborative residential experience where students are invited to explore the value of a liberal arts perspective in making challenging decisions to improve today's world. Faculty and students from various academic disciplines will engage in classroom discussions in an effort to come up with creative solutions. Please visit this website for more information https://www.bucknell.edu/BASE?utm_source=slate&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=base
The Garden Conservancy is looking for an intern with an interest in communications. Applicant must be a graduating high school senior. The intern will be working 20 - 24 hours per week with the Director of Communications and will be responsible for regular social media postings and assistance with email and print marketing campaign for the Open Days Program and other educational programs. Student must be mature, self-motivated and organized. Applicants must be at least 16 years of age. This is a paid internship. For more information please see Mrs. Hopper in the Guidance Office.
High School Academy Career Edge Courses - Intensive one week study options at NYU in New York City beginning in July and running through August. Login at https://www.sps.nyu.edu/high-school-academy/programs/career-edge.html for more information.
Manhattan College AP Summer Institute - offers top-tier training in the instruction of Advanced Placement classes. Providing one week of professional education and rejuvenation to our participants. July 29 through August 2, 2019. For more information contact the AP Institute at 718-862-7209.