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Scholarship List

This is the full list of scholarships currently available.

Ada Hyde Memorial Nursing Scholarship

This scholarship provides financial assistance to worthy and deserving non-traditional aged female students who are enrolled in the nursing degree program.

AJC Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship provides financial assistance for students attending Genesee Community College pursuing careers working with young children. Candidates must demonstrate financial need or have a non-traditional background.

Albert J. Brightenfield Scholarship

This scholarship provides financial assistance to Genesee County residents pursuing degrees in business administration or a business-related field who demonstrates financial hardship or need.

Arts and Humanities Fund

This scholarship provides financial assistance to those who exhibit talent and promise in a variety of artistic and creative endeavors.

Barber Conable Alexander CSD Scholarship

A scholarship for worthy and deserving students from Alexander Central School District.

Batavia Lions Club Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to a Batavia School District resident who demonstrates academic excellence.

Batavia Players Scholarship

This scholarship provides financial support to students demonstrating strong skill, aptitude and promise in the theatre, and pursuing degrees in Theatre Arts or other degrees related to Theatre Arts who reside in Genesee County.

Benjamin Franklin Scholarship

This scholarship provides support for GCC students who are volunteer firefighters or volunteer EMTs in GLOW fire districts, ambulance districts or public charities providing first response. One year or more of service is required. The application must be signed by an officer. The volunteer's immediate family members, including grandchildren may apply. $1,000 maximum per family per year.

Browne Family Scholarship

A scholarship providing financial assistance for college related expenses for needy and deserving students.

Bruce T. Williams Scholarship Fund

This scholarship will provide financial assistance to current Iroquois Job Corps students who are participating in Job Corps’ Advanced Career Training Program and are pursuing a 1-year certification or 2-year Associate’s degree at Genesee Community College.

Business and Professional Women's Club Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to a woman residing in Genesee, Livingston, Orleans, or Wyoming County who is at least 25 years old, exhibits financial need, and shows evidence of overcoming obstacles to personal and academic success. Recipient invited to club meeting on the 1st Thursday in June.

Call Farms Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to an Oakfield-Alabama School District resident who demonstrates academic performance or potential and exhibits financial need.

Central Wyoming County Scholarship

This scholarship provides financial support to deserving students residing in the Warsaw, Perry, and Central Wyoming County communities.

Chapin International Inc. Scholarship

This scholarship may be awarded to first or second year full-time students from the GLOW area enrolled in business-related disciplines who demonstrate financial hardship or need. May renew for the second year providing a 2.0 average or better is maintained.

Claims Recovery Financial Services Scholarship

This scholarship provides financial support to deserving full-time students who are residents of Orleans County.

Clark Patterson Lee Scholarship Fund

The Clark Patterson Lee Scholarship Fund may be awarded to a first or second year full-time student who resides in Wyoming County and demonstrates financial need. Awards may be granted to students enrolled in the math and science programs, with a preference to students majoring in engineering science.

Colonel James D. Fraser Health Careers Scholarship

This scholarship provides financial assistance to Orleans County students seeking degrees in healthcare related professions and demonstrating financial need.

Complete Payroll Processing Scholarship

This scholarship fund provides financial assistance to students enrolled in a business-related discipline who make evident a firm plan for career success and demonstrate financial hardship or need. Preference for a Wyoming County resident. May renew for the second year providing a 3.0 average or better is maintained.

Creative Food Ingredients, Inc. Award

This scholarship is awarded to a Creative Food Ingredients, Inc. employee or relative of an employee who demonstrates academic promise or achievement. Applications for this scholarship require the signature of a Creative Food Ingredients representative.

Dan Winegar Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship will provide financial assistance to Genesee Community College students who graduated from Batavia High School and demonstrate academic and career promise.

Dansville Area Scholarship Trust

This scholarship is awarded to Dansville area residents who demonstrate qualities such as good citizenship, personal accomplishment or academic achievement and make evident a firm desire for career success.

David Worthington Mathematics Scholarship

This scholarship provides financial assistance to full-time or part-time students who show potential and promise in the field of mathematics, or who are preparing for careers in this field.

Davison Scholarship Fund

This award is for students from the Monroe County area who demonstrate a strong will/desire to work hard to achieve academic goals.

Diane and Russell Marchese Scholarship Fund

This fund may be awarded to first or second year full-time students who have children attending the college's child care center and who demonstrate financial need. There is a preference to international students.

Dolores M. Chiocco Physical Education and Sport Scholarship

This scholarship provides financial assistance to Genesee Community College students who are enrolled in their second year of studies in a Physical Education, Sport Management, or Fitness and Recreation Management programs and who have earned a 3.0 GPA.

Dr. & Mrs. Matthew Landfried Scholarship Fund

The Dr. & Mrs. Matthew Landfried Scholarship Fund may be awarded to first or second year full-time students enrolled in the Veterinary Technology degree program who demonstrate financial need.

Dupin New Beginning Scholarship

This scholarship provides financial assistance to students who are pursuing degrees in the Physical Therapy program on a full-time or part-time basis. While not exclusionary criteria, preference for awards will be given to students who are greater than 35 years old, have been involuntarily separated from previous employment, and who need financial assistance to begin or continue their college education.

Emergency Fund for Nursing Students

This award is for nursing students who demonstrate satisfactory academic performance or career promise and face emergency situations or unplanned expenses.

Fashion & Retail Scholarship

This scholarship provides financial assistance to outstanding students pursuing degrees in the fashion or retailing fields.

First Niagara Bank Scholarship

A scholarship supporting students demonstrating exemplary academic achievement, leadership, and service.

Fish Family Scholarship

This scholarship provides financial support to deserving students pursuing study in Mathematics or Information Technology, with preference given to students who face financial hardship or unmet financial need and with preference given to students who are residents of Wyoming County.

Five Star Bank Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to a Five Star Bank employee or relative of an employee who demonstrates superior academic achievement.

Genesee Alumni Legacy Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to a child or parent of a GCC graduate, who demonstrates superior academic achievement, exhibits financial need and attends or plans to attend college full-time.

Genesee County Chamber of Commerce Tourism Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to a Genesee County student who demonstrates academic excellence and career potential in Tourism and Hospitality Management. Recipient invited to chamber meeting the third Wednesday in December.

Genesee County Deputy Sheriffs Association Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to full-time criminal justice students from Genesee County. Recipients are selected on the basis of merit, talent and promise.

Genesee-Orleans Homemakers Inc. Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to residents of Genesee and Orleans County who intend to pursue careers in the nursing or health-related professions with intent to specialize in geriatric care.

Genesee/Livingston County Student of Excellence

This scholarship provides financial assistance to Genesee Community College students who reside in Genesee or Livingston counties, and who show academic promise.

George M. Donohue Scholarship

A scholarship fund created in memory of George M. Donohue, providing financial assistance to students who aspire to enter the teaching profession and who demonstrate financial need.

Gordon and Peggy Lamb Scholarship

This scholarship provides financial assistance to students who are pursuing degrees on a full-time basis in the College's Veterinary Technical program or other related or similar fields.

Graham Corporation Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to a Graham Corporation employee or relative of an employee who demonstrates superior academic achievement. Application for this scholarship requires the signature of a Graham Corporation representative.

Helle Rakfeldt Leetma International Art Scholarship

A scholarship offered to international students who demonstrate promise and commitment to the field of fine arts.

Horace J. Lazarony Sr. Hospitality Management Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to a student who demonstrates superior academic achievement, and is pursuing a career in the hospitality field.

Hunter Fine & Performing Arts

This scholarship provides financial assistance to students demonstrating outstanding performance or potential in the fine arts.

Irma Devoe Scholarship

This scholarship provides financial assistance to women who are preparing for careers in the teaching profession. Recipients must reside in Genesee County.

Jayne Miner Memorial

This scholarship provides financial assistance to highly qualified students in the College's nursing program, with preference for second-year students, who demonstrate exceptional promise in their nursing careers.

Jerry Reinhart Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to a student who exhibits financial need.

Joelle Cathryn Luce Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship provides financial assistance to students pursuing degrees in the College's Nursing program. Preference for awards is given to students who show persistence in the face of adversity in their studies, and who show a serious unmet financial need or financial hardship.

Joseph and Mary Falcone Scholarship Fund

A scholarship fund providing financial assistance to deserving Genesee Community College students who are graduates of Notre Dame High School of Batavia.

Joseph Mario Fragnito Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship provides financial assistance to students pursuing degrees in Genesee's Tourism and Hospitality management program with a concentration in food and beverage management. High School students must have a cumulative average of 85 % and GCC students applying must have a 3.0 GPA.

Kaminna Allen Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship provides financial assistance for female students who have participated in volleyball teams while in high school. This award is in memory of Kaminna Allen, a GCC women's volleyball team member from Rochester, NY.

Kristine Burkhardt Memorial Nursing Scholarship

This scholarship provides financial assistance for nursing students attending Genesee Community College who demonstrate extraordinary promise in their nursing careers.

Lapp Insulator Scholarship

This scholarship is designed to provide financial assistance for Lapp Insulator employees or their immediate family members, and also, to provide financial assistance for other deserving students attending Genesee Community College.

Laura Hillman Award

This scholarship is awarded to an Arcade area resident who exhibits financial need, and demonstrates academic promise.

LeRoy Rotary Club Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to a deserving student residing in the LeRoy School District.

Lima Area Scholarship

This scholarship is designed to provide financial assistance to worthy and deserving students who are attending classes either for the first time, or in transition from part-time to full-time studies at the Lima Campus Center.

Livingston County Scholarship

A scholarship providing assistance to worthy and deserving students from Livingston County.

M.P. Lyon Scholarship

This scholarship will be awarded to students who have completed 30 hours of college credit at Genesee Community College, with a solid academic record (minimum GPA of 3.0) and who have demonstrated involvement in one or more community/college volunteer service activities. Preference will be given to students over the age of 25.

Mancuso Family Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to business students who demonstrate academic excellence and career potential.

Medina Area Scholarship

This scholarship is designed to provide financial assistance to worthy and deserving students who reside in Medina or surrounding communities.

Michael C. Torcello Memorial Scholarship

Will provide financial assistance to Genesee Community College students who are pursuing degrees on a full-time basis in the fields of math or science, or preparing for a career related to math or science.

Michael J. and Ellen M. Ryan Scholarship for Excellence

Awards will be made to Genesee students who demonstrate qualities of determination and steadfastness in pursuit of excellence, display significant leadership or volunteer service, or the resolute pursuit of personal and career goals in the face of challenges or obstacles.

Michael J. Bohn Sr. Scholarship

This scholarship provides financial assistance to students pursuing degrees or certificates on a full-time basis in Hospitality, Food Processing Technology, or related programs that may be established in the future.

Michael Stoll Scholarship Fund

This scholarship may be awarded to first or second year full-time students enrolled in a Health Career degree program including Veterinary Technology who demonstrate financial need and the ability to succeed.

Miles Orleans County Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to an Orleans County resident who demonstrates superior academic achievement and exhibits financial need.

Military Service Appreciation Scholarship

This scholarship provides financial assistance to individuals who have served in the U.S. military, their spouses, children or grandchildren. Priority given to students pursuing study in business, health, technology or teaching.

Monica Hale Dawson 1972 Alumna Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to a full-time Genesee Community College student who faces serious financial need or financial hardship to begin or continue their education.

Morton Salt Scholarship

This scholarship fund provides financial assistance to students living in the Wyoming and Livingston County communities served by Morton Salt.

Nancy J. Gringer Nursing Scholarship

A scholarship providing assistance to nursing students who demonstrate unmet financial need in memory of Mrs. Gringer.

Nicholas Goergen

This scholarship provides financial assistance to Genesee Community College students enrolled in the second year of the Teacher Education program.

Nursing Scholarship

A scholarship fund providing assistance to Genesee students demonstrating outstanding performance or potential as nursing students.

Oakfield-Alabama Lions Club Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to an Oakfield-Alabama High School graduate who shows academic merit and is enrolled in a program leading to a career dedicated to service and caring for others.

Odd Fellows Community Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to a resident of the towns of Leroy, Stafford, Batavia, Byron, Bergen, or Pavilion who shows examples of friendship, love of humanity, and pursuit of truth -- the qualities of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows.

Orleans County Scholarship

A scholarship providing assistance to worthy and deserving students from Orleans County.

P.W. Minor & Sons, Inc. Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to current P.W. Minor & Sons, Inc. employees and their spouses and dependent children. Application for this scholarship requires the signature of a P.W. Minor & Sons, Inc. representative.

Patricia Ault Brady Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to a student who exhibits financial need and demonstrates academic merit.

Peg Tiede Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to deserving students who are in good standing at Genesee Community College and hold satisfactory academic records, and who exhibit the traits of trustworthiness, dependability, willingness to go beyond expected tasks, and cheerfulness in spite of adverse conditions.

Pioneer Faculty Association Scholarship Fund

This scholarship is to promote study at Genesee Community College by deserving students who reside in the Pioneer Central School District.

R. Stephen Hawley Family Scholarship for Public Service

Awards will be made to Genesee students who exemplify a commitment to service to others or involvement in causes that have the potential to benefit our communities, state or nation.

Ramon and Patricia Chaya Scholarship

A scholarship supporting students who exhibit strong academic performance or potential and financial need.

Recruitment Scholarship

A scholarship designed to attract freshmen out-of-area students enrolled full-time at Genesee Community College who are well-rounded in scholastic involvements. Student must maintain a 2.0 average.

Richard Gamble Memorial Fund

This scholarship is awarded to a first-year student who demonstrates academic excellence and has a history of involvement in extracurricular activities.

Richard J. and Maribell Scholl Reid Musical Theatre Scholarship Fund

This scholarship provides financial assistance to students who exhibit a deep academic, professional, or career interest in the field of musical theatre. Preference for awards will be given to students who demonstrate strong talent or potential as directors, conductors, or performers.

Rita Slade Memorial Scholarship

A scholarship supporting students demonstrating high academic performance or potential and financial need or hardship.

Robert and Elizabeth Boyce Scholarship

This scholarship provides support to students living in the LeRoy area who are pursuing degrees and certificates at Genesee Community College.

Rotary Club of Batavia Scholarship

This scholarship fund provides financial assistance for Genesee County students who demonstrate suitable academic performance or potential, and who are economically disadvantage or who demonstrate non-recurring financial need that might prevent them from beginning or continuing in Genesee Community College.

Rowena W. Atwater Nursing Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to students enrolled in the nursing program who show selfless concern for the welfare of others.

Roz Steiner Scholarship

This scholarship will be awarded annually to full-time students who demonstrate academic promise and a deep commitment to their education.

Russell and Gillian Romano Scholarship

This scholarship provides financial assistance to students who are student-athletes who demonstrate excellence in academics and athletics, and who reside in Genesee County.

Saunders Family Scholarship

This scholarship provides financial assistance to students who are pursuing degrees or certificates on a full-time basis at Genesee Community College, and who reside in the Dansville Central School District. Awards will be given to students who demonstrate academic excellence or promise, and preference for awards will be given to students who need financial assistance to begin or continue their college education.

Shelly Mouery Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship provides financial assistance to students pursuing degrees in Genesee Community College's nursing program. Preference for awards is given to students who show persistence in their studies, and who show a serious unmet financial need or financial hardship.

Squires Family Scholarship

This scholarship provides assistance to students enrolled in Genesee Community College who demonstrate serious financial need or financial hardship.

St. Nicholas Social Club

Scholarships may be awarded to students who live in Genesee County, who exhibit the traits of service and good citizenship, and who exhibit financial need or hardship that cannot be alleviated by other sources of funds.

Theodore Wiggins Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to Livonia area students who are preparing for careers in law or criminal justice, and who are economically disadvantage or who demonstrate non-recurring financial need that might prevent them from beginning or continuing in Genesee Community College.

Theresa Zinni Harrison Nursing Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to second year nursing students who demonstrate academic success and financial need.

Tourism & Hospitality Management Scholarship

Awards will be made to Genesee students who make evident a firm desire for academic and career achievement and enroll in the Tourism and Hospitality Management Degree Program. Preference for first- year students.

Undersheriff Merle Fredrick Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to an Orleans County resident enrolled in the Criminal Justice program who demonstrates strong academic performance or potential, and exhibits financial need.

Upstate Door, Inc. Scholarship Fund

This scholarship provides financial assistance to worthy and deserving students enrolled in Computerized Drafting and Design or a related drafting discipline who actively participate in community service.

Veteran's Education Scholarship

This scholarship award for returning veterans is intended to augment federal benefits to help veterans obtain vital career training at Genesee Community College.

Virginia Carr Mumford Art Scholarship

This scholarship provides financial support to students demonstrating strong skills, aptitudes and promise in the visual and fine arts.

Warsaw Kiwanis Club Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to students who reside in the Warsaw area.

Waste Management General Studies Scholarship

This scholarship is for Pioneer CSD graduates who enroll in General Studies at Genesee Community College.

Western New York Native American Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to deserving full- or part- time Genesee Community College students who are able to provide documentation of tribal enrollment or affiliation by a signed statement from a recognized leader of the Six Nations with their scholarship application.

William Edward Browne & Dorothy Denton Browne Fund (The Christiano Family Fund)

This fund will provide financial assistance to students from Livingston County who are seeking two-year degrees in nursing and who demonstrate financial need and/or outstanding academic performance or potential.

William H. Collins Scholarship

This scholarship fund provides financial assistance to promising Genesee Community College students pursuing degrees in business or finance and demonstrating financial need.

Zonta Emergency Fund

A fund providing assistance to Genesee County women facing financial emergencies that might prevent them from attending or remaining at Genesee Community College.

Zonta Scholarship for Returning Women

This scholarship serves Genesee County women over the age of 30 who face significant obstacles in obtaining a college education.


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