Academic Achievement Awards

The Cazenovia Commitment Academic Achievement Awards for Entering Freshman Students
Fall 2021

 
Cazenovia College believes that candidates for freshman admission should be rewarded for their academic accomplishments.  All freshman applicants are automatically considered for the following scholarships. Scholarship levels are determined on a sliding scale based on test scores and high school GPA. To learn which merit level you would qualify for, please contact the Admissions Office and speak to one of our counselors. 
 
Presidential Scholars Award*
Who Qualifies:  Selection is based on cumulative high school grade point average. Awarded to students who have exhibited exemplary academic qualities while in secondary school.
Value:  $25,000 per year for 4 consecutive years
Renewable:  Recipients must maintain a minimum 4.0 cumulative grade point average. Recipients must maintain Satisfactory Academic Progress as defined by the College’s Academic Policy.

Trustees Scholarship*
Who Qualifies:  Selection is based on cumulative high school grade point average. Awarded to new students who have exhibited excellent academic qualities while in secondary school.
Value:  $24,000 per year for 4 consecutive years
Renewable:  Recipients must maintain a 3.7 or higher cumulative grade point average. Recipients must maintain Satisfactory Academic Progress as defined by the College’s Academic Policy.
 
Founders Scholarship*
Who Qualifies:  Selection is based on cumulative high school grade point average. Offered to academically successful students who have contributed to their school and community.
Value:  $20,000 per year for 4 consecutive years
Renewable:  Recipients must maintain a 2.8 or higher cumulative grade point average. Recipients must maintain Satisfactory Academic Progress as defined by the College’s Academic Policy.

Dean’s Scholarship*
Who Qualifies:  Selection is based on cumulative high school grade point average.Offered to academically successful students who have contributed to their school and community.
Value:  $18,000 per year for 4 consecutive years
Renewable:  Recipients must maintain a 2.4 or higher cumulative grade point average. ​​​​​​​Recipients must maintain Satisfactory Academic Progress as defined by the College’s Academic Policy.​​​​​​​

Futures Scholarship*
Who Qualifies:  Selection is based on cumulative high school grade point average. Offered to students who demonstrate the academic potential to be successful at Cazenovia College.
Value:  $15,000 per year for 4 consecutive years
Renewable:  Recipients must maintain a 2.0 or higher cumulative grade point average. ​​​​​​​Recipients must maintain Satisfactory Academic Progress as defined by the College’s Academic Policy.​​​​​​​

*Recipients must maintain full-time status in a baccalaureate track program. Students eligible for tuition benefits through Cazenovia College, another institution, or agency may not qualify or the scholarship may be reduced.  Recipient qualifications are subject to change.