Isaacs Scholarship annually open to City College students, either freshman and sophomore majoring in English. This scholarship will provide award valued up to $20,000. Please anticipate the application deadline in March every year.
City College offers outstanding teaching, learning and research on a beautiful campus in the heart of New York City. The college annually offers the Isaacs Scholarship for students enrolled the English classes. Isaacs Fellows are automatically part of the English Honors Program and are expected to pursue work on an Honors thesis with a mentor.
The applicants of this scholarship must provide a personal statement of 400-600 words explaining why you want to major in English and why you believe you are qualified for and would benefit from an Isaacs Scholarship.
The winners of this scholarship will receive a stipend of $2,500 for every 15 credits completed, to a maximum of $20,000.
Level and Area of Studies
Freshman or sophomore in English
Place of Study
At City College of New York, USA
Eligibility and Criteria
Applicants must be freshman or sophomore at City College with a minimum 3.3 overall GPA and 3.5 GPA in your English classes.
U.S students may apply this scholarship.
Your application must be submitted online. Please visit the application link below to obtain further instruction.
Please anticipate the deadline in March every year.
You may send relevant questions to: RMPhilippi@ccny.cuny.edu