Scholarships and Fellowships

Le Moyne College has a firm commitment to helping our current students compete for prestigious undergraduate and post-graduate fellowships and scholarships to further their professional and academic goals. Our students have been proud recipients of such prestigious awards as the Fulbright scholarship, Gilman scholarship, and the Goldwater, to name a few. Distinct from the College's financial aid office, Scholarships Coordinators assist high-achieving Le Moyne College students identify appropriate opportunities and use them for international study, research, career planning, and graduate study.

While these opportunities are very competitive, they are well within the reach of our academically outstanding students. Scholarship coordinators are available to assist current Le Moyne students with the planning and lengthy preparation needed to complete the process.

Scholarships & Coordinators

AICPA Scholarships

The American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) offers many scholarship opportunities for accounting students at varying points in their academic careers. Additionally, AICPA encourages students to contact their state CPA societies and college/university financial aid offices for other potential sources of financial assistance.

For additional information, please contact:

Prof. Christie Novak
Mitchell Hall 8

Boren Scholarship

Boren Scholarships, an initiative of the National Security Education Program, provide unique funding opportunities for U.S. undergraduate students to study less commonly taught languages in world regions critical to U.S. interests, and underrepresented in study abroad, including Africa, Asia, Central and Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America, and the Middle East. The countries of Western Europe, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand are excluded. Learn more about Le Moyne's first Boren Scholarship recipient, Colleen Fagan '15.

For more information, please contact:
Dr. Jeffrey Chin
Reilly Hall 412
(315) 445-4594

Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst (DAAD)
German Academic Exchange Service

DAAD New York is the representative office for North America and we offer a wide range of funding opportunities for students, faculty, administrators, and staff of higher education institutions located in the United States, Canada and their territories.

Our primary goal is to facilitate transatlantic mobility to Germany for US and Canadian scholars, therefore Germany must be a component of your intended academic travel. Funding is awarded on a competitive basis; we consider the academic merit of the individual, the feasibility and quality of the proposal, and the impact of the applicant and application as a whole.

For more information, please contact:
Dr. Elena Rodríguez-Guridi
Reilly Hall 203
(315) 445-4309

Fulbright Scholarship

The Fulbright U.S. Student Program provides grants for individually designed study/research projects or for English Teaching Assistant Programs. A candidate will submit a Statement of Grant Purpose defining activities to take place during one academic year in a participating country outside the U.S. Learn more about Le Moyne's most recent Fulbright Scholarship recipient, Amanda D'Angelo '17.

For more information, please contact:
Dr. Deborah Cromley
Reilly Hall 301A
(315) 445-4117

Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship

The Gilman Scholarship Program aims to diversify the kinds of students who study and intern abroad and the countries and regions where they go by offering awards to U.S. undergraduates who might otherwise not participate due to financial constraints.

For more information, please contact:
Reilly Hall 344
(315) 445-4189

Samuel Huntington Public Service Award

The Samuel Huntington Public Service Award provides $30,000 stipends to graduating college seniors to pursue public service anywhere in the world. The Award allows recipients to engage in a meaningful public service activity for one year before proceeding on to graduate school or a career. This award is not sponsored by Le Moyne College, but because it supports those in service, Le Moyne shares it with students pursuing ways to serve others after graduation.

For more information, please contact:
Leslie Bailey Streissguth
Associate Director, Career Advising & Development
Reilly Hall 342
(315) 445-4185

James Madison Graduate Fellowship

The James Madison Memorial Fellowship Foundation offers $24,000 James Madison Graduate Fellowships to individuals desiring to become outstanding teachers of the American Constitution at the secondary school level. Fellowship applicants compete only against other applicants from the states of their legal residence. As funding permits, the Foundation plans to offer one fellowship per state per year.

For more information, please contact:
Dr. Leigh Fought
Reilly Hall 402
(315) 445-4285

Marshall Scholarship

Marshall Scholarships finance young Americans of high ability to study for a degree in the United Kingdom. Up to forty Scholars are selected each year to study at graduate level at an UK institution in any field of study.

For more information, please contact:
Dr. Jeffrey Chin
Reilly Hall 412

George J. Mitchell Scholarship

The Mitchell Scholarship Program, named to honor former U.S. Senator George Mitchell's pivotal contribution to the Northern Ireland peace process, is designed to introduce and connect generations of future American leaders to the island of Ireland, while recognizing and fostering intellectual achievement, leadership, and a commitment to community and public service.

For more information, please contact:
Dr. Kate Costello-Sullivan
Reilly Hall 303
(315) 445-4310

The Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation

This federal memorial to our thirty-third President awards merit-based scholarships to college students who plan to pursue careers in government or elsewhere in public service. Truman Scholars receive up to $30,000 for graduate or professional school, participate in leadership development activities, and have special opportunities for internships and employment with the federal government.

The Foundation provides: Up to $30,000 toward a public service-related graduate degree. The Foundation has supported Truman Scholars in many fields of study, from agriculture, biology, engineering, technology, medicine, and environmental management, to fields such as economics, education, government, history, international relations, law, political science, public administration, nonprofit management, public health, and public policy.

For more information, please contact:

Dr. Jeffrey Chin
Reilly Hall 412
(315) 445-4594

Udall Undergraduate Scholarship

The Udall Foundation awards scholarships to college sophomores and juniors for leadership, public service, and commitment to issues related to American Indian nations or to the environment. The Udall scholarship honors the legacies of Morris Udall and Stewart Udall, whose careers had a significant impact on American Indian self-governance, health care, and the stewardship of public lands and natural resources.

For more information, please contact:

Dr. Lawrence Tanner
Science Center Addition 210
(315) 445-4537

Elie Wiesel Prize in Ethics Essay Contest

Whatever the answer to essential questions of society and individual human beings may be, education is surely its major component. But what would education be without its ethical dimension? Many of us believe them to be inseparable. That is why this Prize in Ethics Essay Contest was established in 1989 by our Foundation.

For more information, please contact:
Dr. C. Tabor Fisher
Reilly Hall 425
(315) 445-4256