Alumni Legacy Scholarship Fund

The Buffalo State Alumni Association Legacy Scholarship is available to current or incoming students with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 who are children, grandchildren or great grandchildren of Buffalo State alumni; relationship of student to alumnus and graduation year of alumnus must be specified. The Alumni Legacy Scholarship has been given by and/or in memory/honor of an alumnus/na. Fall only disbursement.

Supplemental Questions
  1. Do you have a parent or grandparent who is an alumnus or alumna of Buffalo State?
  2. If yes, please indicate his/her name(s) of the parent or grandparent while attending Buffalo State, their relationship to you, and the year they graduated (if known) from Buffalo State.
  3. Please write an essay to answer the following question: What makes you the best candidate for this scholarship? Suggested areas to discuss, in no particular order: community service, campus activities, financial need, military service, demonstrated leadership ability, employment experience, academic achievements, future goals and how you plan to achieve them, overcoming personal abstacles.
  4. Please attach one letter of recommendation.