Higher education at Hudson Valley Community College doesn't come with a high price tag.
The college offers a quality education at a fraction of the cost of most private colleges and universities – and each academic year, the college, and the Hudson Valley Community College Foundation are proud to offer more than 100 scholarships based on financial need as well as merit based scholarships. Be recognized and rewarded for your hard work!
Whatever your course of study – from computer information systems to dental hygiene – there’s a good chance that Hudson Valley offers a scholarship that matches your interests.
Current and accepted students can apply for scholarships online once the application period has opened. Scholarships awarded in the Fall semester will be applied toward the upcoming Spring semester bill. Scholarships awarded in the Spring semester will be applied toward the upcoming Fall semester bill. All scholarship recipients will be required to write a thank you letter to the donor(s) and attend the scholarship award ceremony and reception.
View Scholarship Opportunities
The application period is currently open and the deadline is Friday, March 16, 2018.
To apply, go to https://hvcc.academicworks.com/ and sign in with your college issued username and password. If you do not know or cannot remember your username or password, you may request it by completing the Username and Password Request Form.
Assistance with completing the application will be available in the Financial Aid Computer Center, located in room 117 of the Guenther Enrollment Services Center, from 2 - 4 p.m. on the following dates: Monday, Feb. 12;
Monday, Feb. 19;
Monday, Feb. 26; and
Monday, March 5. If you need assistance in writing the essay that is required on the application, essay writing workshops will be offered on Monday, Feb. 19 at 2 p.m. and Friday, Feb. 23 at 11 a.m. in the Multi-purpose Room, located on the second floor of the Marvin Library Learning Commons.
2016 Scholarship Recipients
Thanks to the generosity of its donors, the Foundation is always expanding scholarship opportunities. If you would like to contribute to an existing scholarship, create a new scholarship fund or have any questions, contact us at:
Hudson Valley Community College Foundation
80 Vandenburgh Avenue,
Troy, NY 12180
Phone: (518) 629-8012