Scholarship and Award Opportunities

There are a variety of scholarships that are open to students, including endowed and freshmen scholarships. Campus-wide scholarship information is available through Student Records and Financial Services. The following scholarships may also be of interest.


ALANA Achievement Award

Canisius would like to acknowledge the accomplishments of an African American, Latino/a American, Asian American, or Native American (ALANA) graduating senior who exemplifies the Jesuit value of Magis through academic excellence, exceptional leadership, character, dedication and service to Canisius and the community-at-large. Toward this end, we are seeking nominations for the Canisius College ALANA Achievement Award, which will be presented annually at the Spring Honors Convocation. Please submit nomination(s) by TBD.

The 2016-2017 ALANA Achievement Award Committee is chaired by: TBD


Additional Scholarships

Actuarial Scholarships for Minority Students 

Aid & Resources For Re-Entry Students 

Black Alliance for Educational Options Scholarships

Coca-Cola Two Year College Scholarships

CollegeNET Scholarship Database

FAFSA On The Web (Your Key Aid Form & Info)

Federal Scholarships & Aid Gateways 25 Scholarship Gateways from Black Excel

FinAid: The SmartStudent™ Guide to Financial Aid scholarships

Gates Millennium Scholarships

GE and LuLac Scholarship Funds

Guaranteed Scholarships

HBCU Packard SIT Abroad Scholarships

Historically Black College & University Scholarships

Hope Scholarships & Lifetime Credits

INROADS internships

International Students Scholarships & Aid Help  

Jacki Tuckfield Memorial Graduate Business Scholarship

Microsoft Scholarship Program

National Association Of Black Journalists Scholarships

Scholarship and Fellowship Opportunities

Scholarship & Financial Aid Help

ScienceNET Scholarship Listing

Siemens Westinghouse Competition 

Sports Scholarships and Internships

Student Inventors Scholarships 

Student Video Scholarships

Union Sponsored Scholarships and Aid

William Randolph Hearst Endowed Scholarship for Minority Students