Scholarships for Continuing Students

Shane T. Shaul Memorial SGA Scholarship

  • Presented annually to a full-time undergraduate who exhibits outstanding leadership qualities in an SGA recognized student organization and/or has a defining role in volunteer services in the local community, has demonstrated the ability to work effectively with the college faculty, staff, or administration to benefit all students. 
  • Candidates must have a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.0 and have at least sophomore standing, completing his/her second semester at SUNY Potsdam.
  • Recipients must be active members of at least one SGA recognized organization for two consecutive semesters, one of which may be the semester for which the application is made. 
  • An applicant may not be an elected or appointed official of the Student Government Executive Board.  Download application (PDF) hereDeadline: April 4, 2014

Thomas L. and Jane D. Russell Distance Learning Scholarship

  • $1000 Scholarship available for Distance Education Coursework 
  • SUNY Potsdam is grateful to alumnus Thomas L. Russell, Class of 1957, and his wife Jane D. Russell, who have endowed a scholarship fund to encourage students to broaden their educational experience by taking courses through distance education.  Learn More and Apply

SUNY Potsdam Alumni Scholarships

  • For students whose parent or grandparent graduated from SUNY Potsdam. For more information, please check the scholarship information on the SUNY Potsdam Alumni Association Website. One-year scholarship.

School of Education & Professional Studies

  • Information about 2013-2014 Teacher Preparation Scholarships and awards. Applications are available in Satterlee Hall 201C. Application deadline: