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Five Boroughs Award

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Clarkson created the Five Boroughs Award to recognize students from the five boroughs for their hard work and commitment to academics. Recipients receive $6,000 per year upon enrollment at Clarkson.

To qualify and apply for this scholarship, you must:

  1. Reside in one of the following boroughs: Brooklyn, Bronx, Manhattan, Queens or Staten Island. 
  2. Have an overall high school average of 85.
  3. Have taken a college preparatory curriculum while in high school.
  4. Complete an on- or off-campus interview with a Clarkson University Admission representative.

We strongly encourage applicants to visit campus.

Deadlines For Applying
To be considered for this scholarship you must meet application criteria and complete all application requirements by January 15 of your senior year. Early Decision applicants must meet the above criteria by December 1 of senior year. If you have any questions or would like to set up an admission interview, contact us.