Burrell Diversity Scholarship

Description: The Dr. Anna P. Burrell Diversity Scholars Program is designed to enhance student diversity at Buffalo State College.
Requirements: Candidates must be a U.S. Citizen or eligible non-citizen, New York State resident, have achieved a minimum of 85 percent high school average, completed the current year FAFSA form, submit an essay addressing how he/she will make a contribution to the diversity of their program or the college.
Semester(s) Awarded: Fall and Spring
Renewable: Yes, for up to 4 years total (8 semesters) if recipient maintains a 3.0 GPA and completes one community service activity per semester.

Supplemental Questions
  1. How will you make a contribution to the diversity of the student body in their program on campus, by overcoming a disadvantage or other impediment to success in higher education