Higher Education Services Corporation

Excelsior Scholarship Application

Putting Students First

The Excelsior Scholarship, in combination with other student financial aid programs, allows students to attend a SUNY or CUNY college tuition-free.

The Excelsior Scholarship application for the 2018-19 academic year for new applicants opens Monday, March 26th at 9:00am. Current Excelsior Scholarship recipients should not complete this application.

Eligibility

An applicant must:

What You Need

To complete the application you will need:

Application Resources

Download and print these tips sheets to help you complete your Excelsior Scholarship application.

Payment

To receive subsequent payments after initial application, an Excelsior Scholarship recipient must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and the TAP Application each year.

How to Apply

Application Deadline: July 23, 2018

Current Excelsior Scholarship recipients should not complete this application. If you first received an award for the 2017-18 academic year, no additional action is needed for the 2018-19 academic year.

 

Contact

Questions?

For any questions on the Excelsior Scholarship application contact the Excelsior Scholarship Hotline at 888-697-4372 or send them an email.