Transfer Scholarship

NYSTAA annually awards four (4) scholarships for transfer students valued at $2,000 each.


  • Have completed an Associate in Arts, Associate in Science or Associate in Applied Science by August 2018 from an active NYSTAA two-year member college
  • Have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.5
  • Apply and plan on attending a current four-year NYSTAA member institution

Application Materials:

  • Online scholarship application, including essay and uploaded unofficial transcripts from all colleges attended and courses in progress
  • One letter of recommendation from a college administrator or faculty member, emailed as a Word or .pdf attachment, to

Deadline: March 15, 2018

Questions? Contact:

Gregory Diller, SUNY Cortland, Scholarship Committee Co-Chair
Darlene Poirier, University at Albany, Scholarship Committee Co-Chair

2017 – 2018 Member Institutions

Adelphi University
Adirondack Community College
Bellevue University
Bronx Community College-CUNY
Broome Community College
Cayuga Community College
Cazenovia College
Clarkson University
College of St. Rose
Columbia Green Community College
Commission on Independent Colleges & Universities
Cornell University
Corning Community College
Culinary Institute of America
CUNY-Queensborough CC
CUNY-Stella & Charles Guttman CC
Dutchess Community College
D’Youville College
Erie Community College
Excelsior College
Fulton-Montgomery Community College
Genesee Community College
Hartwick College
Hudson Valley Community College
Hunter College-CUNY
Iona College
Ithaca College
Jamestown Community College
Keuka College
LaGuardia Community College
LIM College
Long Island University
Manhattan College
Maria College
Medaille College
Mercy College
Mohawk Valley Community College
Monroe Community College
Nassau Community College
New York Institute of Technology
New York University
New York University-Stein
Niagara County Community College
Onondaga Community College
Orange Community College
Pace University
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Roberts Wesleyan College
Sage Colleges
Schenectady County Community College
Siena College
Skidmore College
St. Bonaventure University
St. John Fisher College
St. Thomas Aquinas College
Stony Brook University
SUNY Albany
SUNY Alfred State College
SUNY Binghamton
SUNY Brockport
SUNY Buffalo State College
SUNY Canton
SUNY Cobleskill
SUNY Cortland
SUNY Empire State College
SUNY Farmingdale
SUNY Fashion Institute of Technology
SUNY Fredonia
SUNY Geneseo
SUNY New Paltz
SUNY Old Westbury
SUNY Oswego
SUNY Plattsburgh
SUNY Polytechnic Institute
SUNY Potsdam
SUNY Purchase
SUNY Stonybrook
SUNY Ulster
Syracuse University
Tompkins-Cortland Community College
Trocaire College
University at Buffalo
University of Massachusetts-Lowell
University of Pittsburgh at Bradford
University of Rochester
Utica College
Wagner College
Wells College
Westchester Community College