Catherine Beardsley Scholarship

Established in 1990 in memory of Catherine Beardsley, a longtime employee in the Registrar’s Office, who was committed to student services, as reflected in her friendliness, accessibility, and efficiency in dealing with students and staff. Awarded to acknowledge the achievements of an Educational Opportunity Program (EOP) junior or senior student in good academic standing, with first preference given to Broome County residents.

Student must have a FAFSA on file to demonstrate financial need according to federal financial aid guidelines. No additional application or inquiry is required in order to be considered for this scholarship. A review of qualified students is done based on donor terms, and selection is made based on high academic achievement and financial need. Recipients are selected in the Spring for the following academic year.