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The Finch College Alumni Association Foundation Scholarships

The Finch College Alumni Foundation Trust Transferring Scholarship:


Numerous scholarships are offered to all women fitting the criteria:

   - Female students enrolled in the second year of community college in New York, New Jersey, or Connecticut.

   - Age 22 and older.
   - Transferring to any accredited four-year college in the United States.
    - Any candidate currently holding a U.S. or foreign bachelor’s degree is

not eligible.
   - Proof must be provided of United States citizenship or permanent United States

Green Card.
   - Maintaining a 3.5 grade point average.

There are no restrictions or limitations based upon race, ethnicity, or the employment status of the prospective recipient. Scholarship is based upon merit, courses, and goals.

Several scholarships are offered annually. 

 Active Finch graduates donate to support today’s women.

  Other scholarships have been donated in memory of a graduate:

The Felice Forer Axelrod Scholarship

The Joan Kaye Bick Scholarship (4 Awards)
The Rebecca and Yehudis Even-Zohar Scholarship (2 Awards)

The Jamee Jacobs Field Scholarship

The Tennie Bernstein Leonard Scholarship

The Freya Moskowitz Stern Scholarship (2 Awards)

The Rita Thompson Scholarship

The Frances Fish Tompkins Scholarship (2 Awards)





When transferring to a four-year college, fill out Year 1 Form:

When enrolled for the final 18 credit of the four-year college.A student may extend the final graduate date of the four-year college a maximum of three years from the date of receiving the original scholarship. 

All materials submitted become the possession of:

The Finch College Alumni Association Foundation Trust

954 Lexington Avenue, #183

New York, NY 10021


Attention Finch College Alumni

Funds for the Finch College Alumni Foundation Scholarships are raised via the generous donations by our alumni and through our year-round annual fundraising events. The Finch College Alumni Foundation Trust is a 501©3 organization. All donations are fully deductible.


Please complete Tax Deduction Form and email it with your check.

Deadline: April 1 of year of the award


The Finch College Alumni Foundation Trust is a wholly volunteer staff. If you are available and would like to volunteer for any activity, please contact us

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