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Engineering Scholarship Helps Educate CNY Students

Stanley Young dedicated his career to the field of engineering after receiving his bachelor’s degree from Syracuse University. He eventually set out to teach others in the field by serving as a professor of engineering and construction technology at SUNY Farmingdale. Young passed away in 1977, but his desire to help others achieve success is carrying on in the lives

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Community Foundation Offering Scholarships for Graduating Seniors

February 17, 2017 (Syracuse, NY) – The Central New York Community Foundation is now accepting applications for the 2017 Frederick K. Kilian Memorial Scholarship. The scholarship will award $2,625 each to one graduating male and female this year.  Scholarships may be renewed annually for up to 4 years (or 5 years for engineering only), subject to the recipient’s continued full-time

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New Experiences Introduce Syracuse Teens to Future Opportunities

When students enter the Hillside Work-Scholarship Connection (HW-SC) program, Regional Executive Director Wayne O’Connor says many dream of becoming NBA players or cosmetologists. Over the course of the program, O’Connor hears students’ aspirations evolve; they say journalist, photographer or researcher, and one little girl even dreams of becoming a goat farmer. These new passions are ignited when HW-SC students explore

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Community Foundation Offering Scholarship for Graduating Seniors

March 2, 2016 (Syracuse, NY) – The Central New York Community Foundation is now accepting applications for the 2016 Frederick K. Kilian Memorial Scholarship. The scholarship will award $2,775 each to one graduating male and female this year. Scholarships may be renewed annually for up to 4 years (or 5 years for engineering only), subject to the recipient’s continued full-time

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Generosity of Former Resident Creates Large Scholarship in Cayuga County

$3 Million Fund will Award Scholarships in Auburn & Union Springs Districts November 12, 2015 – Graduates of Union Springs Central and Auburn Enlarged City School districts now have a new opportunity to assist with college costs thanks to a large scholarship fund established by a man who sought to instill the value of a good education in students living

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Community Foundation Offering Scholarship for Graduating Seniors

March 16, 2015 (Syracuse, NY) – The Central New York Community Foundation is now accepting applications for the 2015 Frederick K. Kilian Memorial Scholarship. The scholarship will award $2,725 each to one graduating male and female this year. Scholarships may be renewed annually for up to 4 years (or 5 years for engineering only), subject to the recipient’s continued full-time

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Generosity of Former Students Creates Large Scholarship in Phoenix

Nearly $1 million gift will fund the District’s largest private scholarship October 14, 2014 – Phoenix Central School graduates will soon have a new opportunity to assist with college costs thanks to a large scholarship fund recently established by an alumna of the district. After the March 2014 passing of Roberta Hurd, a graduate of the Class of 1939, the

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