Binghamton University Merit Scholarship

Established in 2011 by Susan A. Bloom ’80 and Steven H. Bloom ’78. Awarded to a full-time matriculated freshman demonstrating exceptional academic merit and financial need. The scholarship is renewable for a maximum of three additional years provided the student continues to meet the criteria and maintain a 3.5 GPA or above.

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.