Submit an essay discussing how they envision applying their Buffalo State studies in their chosen field upon graduation.
Check CAPS portal for details
Buffalo State Graduate Student Association (GSA) had a merit based scholarship.
An essay of no more than 1000 words explaining why you deserve to be considered for the scholarship AND how the scholarship will contribute to your academic development.
Two (2) letters of recommendation testifying to your ACADEMIC accomplishments and ACADEMIC potential for graduate success at
Two Full-Time student awards = $1000.00 each
Two Part-Time student awards = $500.00 each
Applying for other financial aid programs that may be available to them through other sources. This allows the college to maximize funds available under the fellowship program.
Complete the online Fellowship Application. Hard copy applications are available in the Graduate School.
Submit three letters of recommendation addressing your academic ability and worthiness of this award. One letter must be from the department chair/coordinator of your master's program.
Submit a brief statement of how you can demonstrate that you will contribute to the diversity of the student body in your program or school, primarily by demonstrating that you have overcome a disadvantage or other impediment to success in higher education.
Submit a statement of professional interests and career goals.
Submit your application, statement, and letters of recommendation to the Graduate School by the appropriate application deadline.
Fall semester: July 1
Spring semester: November 1
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