2020 Hofstra University Scholarships

Hofstra University net price is at $31,194.00 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 Hofstra University. Hofstra University awards an average of $23,500.00 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, Hofstra 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 Hempstead, then those costs could be even higher.

95% of full-time students receive local or institutional grants with an average award size of $24,541.00. Furthermore, 23% of students receive federal grants with an average amount of $5,428.00.

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

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

There are 63 scholarships totaling $110,000.00 available to residents. You can easily browse through all 63 scholarships below.

What types of scholarships are available for Hofstra University students?

Each scholarship below may have different requirements and guidelines. While some of the Hofstra 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 Hofstra University study abroad scholarships, Hofstra University transfer scholarships, and Hofstra University merit scholarships.

Are these scholarships for Hofstra University study abroad?

At least a few of these scholarships below can be put toward Hofstra 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 Hofstra University transfer students?

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

Are these Hofstra 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

Military Service Recognition Scholarships

Sponsor by New York State Division of Veterans' Affairs Location 2 Empire State Plaza, 17th Floor, Albany, NY

Applicant must be a veteran or the child, spouse, or financial dependent of a member of the U.S. Armed Forces who while a New York resident, died or became severely and permanently disabled while engaged in hostilities or training for hostilities.

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- June 30 Apply Now

Arthur N. Abbey Endowed Scholarship

Sponsor by Hofstra University Location 1000 Fulton Avenue, Hempstead, NY

Applicant must be an entering freshman at Hofstra University who has demonstrated outstanding academic achievement.

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- February 15 Apply Now

Robert B. Betts Endowed Scholarship for Women

Sponsor by Hofstra University Location 1000 Fulton Avenue, Hempstead, NY

Applicant must be an entering freshman at Hofstra University who has demonstrated outstanding academic achievement.

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- February 15 Apply Now

Frank W. Abrams Endowed Scholarship

Sponsor by Hofstra University Location 1000 Fulton Avenue, Hempstead, NY

Applicant must be an undergraduate at Hofstra University who demonstrates financial need and scholastic achievement.

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$3,000.00 February 15 Apply Now

Nelson DeMille Endowed Scholarship in English

Sponsor by Hofstra University Location 1000 Fulton Avenue, Hempstead, NY

Applicant must be an entering freshman at Hofstra University who will major in English and has demonstrated outstanding academic achievement.

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- February 15 Apply Now

Dorothy and Adolph Eckhardt Endowed Scholarship

Sponsor by Hofstra University Location 1000 Fulton Avenue, Hempstead, NY

Applicant must be an entering freshman at Hofstra University who has demonstrated outstanding academic achievement.

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- February 15 Apply Now

Fleet Bank Endowed Scholarship

Sponsor by Hofstra University Location 1000 Fulton Avenue, Hempstead, NY

Applicant must be an entering freshman at Hofstra University who has demonstrated outstanding academic achievement.

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- February 15 Apply Now

Allan t. Gittleson Scholarship

Sponsor by Hofstra University Location 1000 Fulton Avenue, Hempstead, NY

Applicant must be an entering freshman at Hofstra University who has demonstrated outstanding academic achievement.

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- February 15 Apply Now