Scholarships

The Alumni Association offers six scholarships for UAlbany students and alumni. Interested individuals may apply online for 2015-2016 scholarships beginning January 2015. Email theAlumni Association or call (518) 442-3080 if you have any questions.

Scholarship applications are currently closed.

Applications for scholarships for the academic year 2015-2016 will be available January 15, 2015.


Alumni Association Spirit Scholarship - $1000.00

  • Candidate must be a rising freshman, sophomore or junior
  • Candidate must demonstrate commitment to the University at Albany
    community by exhibiting outstanding school spirit and pride
  • Financial need will be considered

Agnes E. Futterer Memorial Fellowship - $900.00
  • Candidate must hold a bachelor's degree from the University at Albany
    or earn one by Spring 2015
  • Candidate must and have been in residence at the University at Albany for a minimum
    of two academic years as an undergraduate by the time of graduation
  • May be used for graduate study in theatre or theatre-related fields at the University
    at Albany or any other accredited institution or recognized theatre program

Albert N. Husted Fellowship - $1000.00
  • Candidate must hold a bachelor's degree from the University at Albany
    or earn one by Spring 2015
  • Candidate must have been in residence at the University at Albany for a minimum of
    two academic years as an undergraduate by the time of graduation
  • May be used for full-time study at the University or any other accredited university
  • Priority will be given to the candidate with a demonstrated aptitude and interest in teaching

Adna W. Risley Memorial Scholarship - $600.00
  • Candidate must hold a bachelor's degree from the University at Albany
    or earn one by Spring 2015
  • Candidate must plan to pursue a graduate degree in history at the University at Albany
  • Priority will be given to the candidate with demonstrated dedication and commitment
    to civic engagement

Class of 1972 Alumni Scholarship - $650.00
  • Candidate must be a University at Albany senior planning to enter
    full-time graduate study at the University at Albany 
  • Priority will be based on both merit and need

Bertha Brimmer Legacy Scholarship - $1500.00
  • Candidate must be an incoming, current legacy freshman or new legacy transfer student.
    A legacy is a child or grandchild of a graduate of UAlbany.
  • Financial need will be considered.

Applications for scholarships for the academic year 2015-2016 will be available January 15, 2015.

Application deadline for all scholarships: March 6, 2015.