Awards & Scholarships
The Spring Scholarship Deadling for PTK Scholarships is May 15, 2020.
Please visit scholarships.ptk.org to complete your application!
Please contact Professors Geddes or Laurencell Sheridan with questions.
One of the big questions asked by eligible students when considering whether to join PTK is, is it worth it? The short answer is, of course it is! There are certainly benefits to being part of a group of like-minded scholars on campus, but there are financial benefits, too. A great many scholarships and awards become available to you upon enrolling and becoming a PTK member. Some include:
All-USA Academic Team (Fall deadline)
Coca-Cola Academic Team (Fall deadline)
Coca-Cola Leaders of Promise & Military Leaders of Promise Award (Spring deadline)
GEICO Pathway to Completion Bachelor's Degree Scholarship (Fall deadline)
Golden Opportunity Scholarship (Fall & Spring advisor nomination)
Guistwhite Scholarship (Fall deadline)
Hites Transfer Scholarship (Fall deadline)
New Century Pathway Scholarship (Fall deadline)
Oberdorf Lifeline to Completion Scholarship (Fall deadline)
TEK Productions Scholarship (Fall deadline)
Walgreens Pharmacy Technician Certification Scholarship (Fall deadline)
Workforce Development Scholarships (Fall deadline)
For an even more complete list of scholarships, click here: https://www.ptk.org/scholarships/i-am-transferring/ptk-competitive-scholarships/
Many 4-year universities also offer scholarships to PTK members in good standing at the time of transfer. For a full list, click here: https://www.ptk.org/scholarships/i-am-transferring/four-year-college-scholarships-for-ptk-members/
Some 4-year universities in New York with transfer scholarship opportunities include:
Alfred State College
College of Environmental Science and Forestry
The College of Saint Rose
Mount Saint Mary College
The New School: Eugene Lange College of Liberal Arts
New York Institute of Technology
New York University
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Rochester Institute of Technology
Russell Sage College/Sage College of Albany
SUNY Polytechnic Institute
and many more!
These are separate from the SUNY Orange scholarships, which we encourage all PTK members
to apply for: sunyorange.academicworks.com. Applications are available on January 10, 2021.
For more information, or for help with any scholarship applications, please contact your PTK advisors, Dr. Greg Geddes or Professor Ándrea Laurencell Sheridan.