2020 Clarkson University Scholarships

Clarkson University net price is at $29,243.00 per year and will likely continue climbing like all colleges around the U.S. There are various ways to combat the steep rises in college tuition, and scholarships can be a key ingredient in reducing the overall cost of Clarkson University. Clarkson University awards an average of $27,000.00 to each student, which can help alleviate some of the financial burden. However, most families will need to find other sources of funding to bridge the remaining tuition gap. In addition to the annual tuition, Clarkson University students can expect to pay $N/A in housing costs and $N/A in meal plan costs - if you chose to live in the surrounding area of Potsdam, then those costs could be even higher.

99% of full-time students receive local or institutional grants with an average award size of $32,540.00. Furthermore, 22% of students receive federal grants with an average amount of $5,110.00.

The numbers seem bleak and, truthfully, they are for most average American families. Luckily, the scholarships below are open to Clarkson University students, with the goal of helping to afford a college education. Some scholarships may be specifically provided by Clarkson University while others are open to Clarkson University students, though not exclusive to Clarkson University.

How much total award money and scholarships are available for Clarkson University students?

There are 21 scholarships totaling $78,500.00 available to residents. You can easily browse through all 21 scholarships below.

What types of scholarships are available for Clarkson University students?

Each scholarship below may have different requirements and guidelines. While some of the Clarkson University scholarships can only be used for specific purposes, many of them can be used for all types of expenses including supplies, tuition, room and board and more. Furthermore, this list can include Clarkson University study abroad scholarships, Clarkson University transfer scholarships, and Clarkson University merit scholarships.

Are these scholarships for Clarkson University study abroad?

At least a few of these scholarships below can be put toward Clarkson University study abroad. If the scholarship does not specify a specific purpose or use of funds, then it is most likely eligible. You can double-check with the scholarship provider to confirm.

What scholarships are available to Clarkson University transfer students?

The ScholarshipPoints and Scholarship Owl scholarships, at least, are open to Clarkson University transfer students and the funds can be put toward all types of expenses. Clarkson University transfer students face the same financial pressures as normal students, and scholarships providers are well-aware of the need for Clarkson University transfer scholarships.

Are these Clarkson University scholarships limited by major?

You’ll need to check each scholarship’s own guidelines to determine if it is restricted to a specific major. However, most scholarships in this database are open to all students - some scholarships may only be open to certain students based on geographic criteria or areas of interest but they should be clearly marked. Whether you’re a nursing student, honors student, engineering major, or studying another discipline, chances are you’ll find at least 1 scholarship for you.

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Susan W. Freestone Education Award

Sponsor by New York State Grange Location 100 Grange Place, Cortland, NY

Applicant must have been a member of a Junior Grange in New York and enroll in a school in New York.

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$1,000.00 April 15 Apply Now

Session Internship

Sponsor by New York State Assembly

Applicant must be a junior or senior student matriculated in a college degree program. Applicants in any major are encouraged to apply.

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- October 30 Apply Now

Albert E. Wischmeyer Memorial Scholarship

Sponsor by Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME) Education Foundation

Applicant must be a resident of western New York State and must plan to attend a New York State college or university. A minimum 2.5 GPA is required.

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- February 1 Apply Now

Community Service Scholarship for Multicultural Students

Sponsor by Carnegie Dartlet Location Scholarship Program, Westford, MA

Applicant must be from a multicultural background who will be a college freshman beginning in the fall. Application and essay about their community service involvement are required, the essay should not exceed 1,000 words. Selection based upon academic merit (as reflected in transcript, class rank, and GPA) and service to their...

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$2,000.00 April 1 Apply Now

Carnegie Dartlet $10,000 Scholarship

Sponsor by Carnegie Dartlet Location Scholarship Program, Westford, MA

Applicant must register on CollegeXpress or have requested college information from one of our magazines (including but not limited to Private Colleges & Universities, Public Colleges & Universities, and Graduate Colleges & Universities) or one of our websites (including but not limited to collegexpress.com, privatecolleges.com, acuinfo.com, and gradcu.com). Applicant must be...

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$10,000.00 May 1 Apply Now

Holcroft Alumni Recognition Award

Sponsor by Clarkson University Location 8 Clarkson Avenue, Potsdam, NY

Applicant must demonstrate strong potential for success and have a recommendation from a Clarkson alumnus/alumna.

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$500.00 January 15 Apply Now

Clarkson Leadership Award

Sponsor by Clarkson University Location 8 Clarkson Avenue, Potsdam, NY

Applicant must be a junior in high school who has been accepted and is planning to enroll at the university. Leadership and outstanding academic achievement must be demonstrated. Nomination by high school is required.

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$11,000.00 January 15 Apply Now

Clarkson Achievement Award

Sponsor by Clarkson University Location 8 Clarkson Avenue, Potsdam, NY

Applicant must be a junior in high school who has been accepted and is planning to enroll at the university. Leadership and outstanding academic achievement must be demonstrated. Nomination by high school is required.

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$9,000.00 January 15 Apply Now

FIRST Scholarship

Sponsor by Clarkson University Location 8 Clarkson Avenue, Potsdam, NY

Applicant must have a minimum '85' average and be a member of a FIRST robotics team.

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$6,000.00 January 15 Apply Now

Project Lead the Way Scholarship

Sponsor by Clarkson University Location 8 Clarkson Avenue, Potsdam, NY

Applicant must have a minimum '88' average and must have completed at least three Project Lead the Way high school courses.

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$2,000.00 January 15 Apply Now

SAE Engineering Scholarship

Sponsor by Clarkson University Location 8 Clarkson Avenue, Potsdam, NY

Applicant must have a minimum 3.5 GPA and complete an admission interview.

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$6,000.00 December 1 Apply Now

Adirondack Scholars Award

Sponsor by Clarkson University Location 8 Clarkson Avenue, Potsdam, NY

Applicant must have a minimum '90' average and complete an admissions interview. Selection is based upon financial need.

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$6,000.00 January 15 Apply Now

National Co-Op Scholarship

Sponsor by WACE Location 600 Suffolk Street, Suite 125, Lowell, MA

Applicant must be a high school senior or transfer student who plans to participate in a college cooperative education at one of the sponsor's partner institutions. Minimum 3.5 GPA required.

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$6,000.00 February 15 Apply Now