Scholarships for Continuing Students

Shane T. Shaul Memorial SGA Scholarship

  • Presented annually to a full-time undergraduate who exhibits outstanding leadership qualities in an SGA recognized student organization and/or has a defining role in volunteer services in the local community, has demonstrated the ability to work effectively with the college faculty, staff, or administration to benefit all students.

    Candidates must have a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.0 and have at least sophomore standing, completing his/her second semester at SUNY Potsdam.

    Recipients must be active members of at least one SGA recognized organization for two consecutive semesters, one of which may be the semester for which the application is made.

    An applicant may not be an elected or appointed official of the Student Government Executive Board. Download application here. Two scholarships; one for $1,000 and one for $500. Deadline Extended to November 15, 2013.


Thomas L. and Jane D. Russell Distance Learning Scholarship

  • $1000 Scholarship available for Distance Education Coursework

    SUNY Potsdam is grateful to alumnus Thomas L. Russell, Class of 1957, and his wife Jane D. Russell, who have endowed a scholarship fund to encourage students to broaden their educational experience by taking courses through distance education.  Learn More and Apply


SUNY Potsdam Alumni Scholarships

  • For students whose parent or grandparent graduated from SUNY Potsdam. For more information, please check the scholarship information on the SUNY Potsdam Alumni Association Website. One-year scholarship.


School of Education & Professional Studies

  • Information about 2013-2014 Teacher Preparation Scholarships and awards. Applications are available in Satterlee Hall 201C. Application deadline: