Internship/Employment Opportunities:

Scholarships Available:

  • Jessie Ridley Foundation Scholarship (Jessie Ridley application 2017-18)
    The Jessie Ridley Foundation is providing Syracuse University students with the opportunity to receive financial assistance for students with documented permanent mobility and sensory disabilities and financial need for the Spring 2018 semester. Students must be enrolled full-time as an undergraduate or graduate student at Syracuse University. Priority will be given to undergraduate students with visual impairments, hearing impairments or major mobility impairments.

    Students receiving awards will be notified in early Spring 2018. Funds will be distributed directly to the students’ bursar accounts within the Spring semester. The amount of individual scholarships is expected to vary according to financial need.

    Access to the Office of Financial Aid and Scholarship Programs:
    The Office of Financial Aid and Scholarship Programs is located on the secondfloor of Bowne Hall which is accessible by elevator.

    Financial Award:
    The amount will vary depending on financial need.
    The deadline to submit a scholarship application is Tuesday, September 29, 2017.

    Contact information:
    Completed application forms/releases must be returned or e-mailed to:
    Office of Financial Aid and Scholarship Programs
    T 315.443.1513
    200 Bowne Hall, Syracuse, NY 13244
    Syracuse University

  • The Michael Yasick ADHD Scholarship by Shire recognizes and supports individuals diagnosed with ADHD in the US who are pursuing higher education. The Scholarship includes a $2,000 monetary award and a prepaid year of ADHD coaching from the Edge Foundation to assist in meeting the challenges of higher education. Fifty recipients will be selected in 2015. Shire, a global specialty biopharmaceutical company, sponsors the Scholarship as part of its work to support patients with ADHD, their families, and the professionals who help them.”
  • Tony Coelhol Media Scholarship:Thanks to a generous contribution from NBCUniversal, the American Association of People with Disabilities (AAPD) is proud to offer eight (8) NBCUniversal Tony Coelho Media Scholarships for students with disabilities in 2017.Eligible applicants include undergraduate and graduate students with disabilities who are interested in pursuing a career in the communications, media, or entertainment industry. Each recipient will receive $5,625 to help cover the cost of education at their current college or university.Please share this opportunity with any students who may be interested.

    The online application must be completed by 5pm ET on June 19, 2017.