Barbara Price Fellowship for Entering Students

Barbara Price Fellowship

We are pleased to offer the Barbara Price Fellowship to support newly admitted CUNY BA students with demonstrated financial need. This is a one-time fellowship of $2,500 for first semester students.

Eligibility Requirements: 

In order to be eligible, applicants must:

  • Be a new, first-semester CUNY BA Student.
  • At the time of admission, must have a GPA of at least 3.0.
  • Have completed at least 30 credits.
  • Enroll in a minimum of 6 credits in the first semester.


How to apply for the Barbara Price Fellowship:

For consideration, applicants must submit a 500-word personal statement.

The statement should address:

  • Explain how your academic interests contribute to your immediate or long-term (career) plans.
  • Personal or family circumstances affecting your need for financial assistance.
  • What impact would this scholarship have on your education?
  • Any other information the committee may find relevant.

Submit your application here.


*Applications must be received by 5:00 PM Friday, August 23, 2019. Deadline extended to Monday, September 2, 2019 at 5:00PM.