Forget about Loans! Try a Scholarship!

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College isn’t easy, but you know what else isn’t easy? Paying for school. Many students are struggling, and taking out huge loans just to pay for their tuition.

Well City Tech students, you’re in luck. Did you know that New York City College of Technology offers a variety of scholarships to entering freshmen, along with continuing and transfer students? Many of these scholarships are based on academic merit and or financial need.

Interested? Well simply file this years application for Federal Student Aid at If you get stuck or confused about any scholarship questions, you can stop by the Office of Scholarships and Residency Services in Namm Ground 09, call 718.260.5054, or email

Some scholarships include the Benjamin Namm Scholarship, which only requires a GPA of only 2.3. The Joyce Palmer Scholarship, which is for a female student of African descent who has overcome personal adversity. And the Michael Hahn scholarship, for a noncitizen student, who is ineligible for other financial aid.

The online scholarship application is now available for the 2015-2016 academic,year. So what are you waiting for? Apply now

2 thoughts on “Forget about Loans! Try a Scholarship!

  1. What is the best method to search for scholarships. I usually google. I don’t think i’ll come back to CityTech after this year, although i do want another degree and another certificate

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