Baruch College Students Eligible for The Dream.US Scholarships

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NEW YORK, NY- October 1, 2014 – Baruch College is partnering with TheDream.US Scholarship Program to offer scholarships for students.

TheDream.US Scholarship Program provides college scholarships to highly motivated DREAMers who have DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) or TPS (Temporary Protected Status) approval and who, without financial aid, cannot afford a college education that will enable them to participate in the American workforce. The application deadline is October 26.

The program offers two types of scholarships:

  • First time college students (with no more than 12 college credits) who are seeking a Bachelor’s Degree
  • Associate’s Degree holders who are seeking a Bachelor’s Degree

The scholarships are available to all students in the City University of New York. Students must be accepted to and eligible for in-state tuition at one of the Partner Colleges in order to receive the scholarship.

Baruch students may contact the Office of Financial Aid at (646) 312-1360 or Financial.Aid@baruch.cuny.edu

For more information about TheDream.US Scholarship Program, email TheDream.US@scholarshipamerica.org or 1(507) 931-1682 or visit thedream.us.

 

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About Baruch College:

Baruch College is a senior college in the City University of New York (CUNY) with a total enrollment of more than 17,000 students, who represent 160 countries and speak more than 100 languages. Ranked among the top 15% of U.S. colleges and the No. 4 public regional university, Baruch College is regularly recognized as among the most ethnically diverse colleges in the country. As a public institution with a tradition of academic excellence, Baruch College offers accessibility and opportunity for students from every corner of New York City and from around the world. For more about Baruch College, go to http://www.baruch.cuny.edu/.

 

MEDIA CONTACTS:

Manny Romero, (646) 660-6141, manuel.romero@baruch.cuny.edu
Mercedes Sanchez, (646) 660-6112, mercedes.sanchez@baruch.cuny.edu
Celene McDermott, (646) 660-6134, celene.mcdermott@baruch.cuny.edu