Institutional Merit Scholarships for First-Year Students (New York State Residents)
Over $3 Million in Academic Merit Scholarships will be awarded to SUNY Poly admitted students. Merit-based scholarship consideration will be given to first-year/freshmen applicants possessing a strong academic record and competitive test scores. For priority consideration, a complete application must be received by January 1.
|$24,000 Presidential Scholarship
($6,000 per year, renewable each year up to 4 years)
|$14,000 Dean Scholarship
($3,500 per year, renewable each year up to 4 years)
|$4,000 Merit Scholarship
($1,000 per year, renewable each year up to 4 years)
Additional First-Year Student Scholarships:
FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) and SUNY Polytechnic Institute have established a scholarship to assist deserving students who have been part of a high school FIRST team and plan to attend SUNY Poly.
Awards range up to $1,000 per year for up to four years. Consideration will be given to students who meet the following criteria:
- Minimum GPA of: 85
- Minimum SAT/ACT of: 1050
- Amount of involvement in FIRST
- Major in any STEM program
Apply Now: FIRST Scholarship
SUNY Poly scholarship criteria and award levels are subject to change at any time.