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Presidential Scholarship Program: Tuition-Free for Eligible Clinton, Hamilton, St. Lawrence and Saratoga Graduates


Eligibility Requirements Include:
  1. Student must be graduating in June from a Clinton County, Hamilton County, St. Lawrence County or Saratoga County High School.
  2. Student must attend full time beginning in August or January of the following year, and continue to be full-time each semester. Students successfully completing the CV-Tech PAI program must enroll the following August.
  3. Student must have a cumulative average of 90 or above, in a Regents program of study, as of the end of the junior year of high school.
  4. Student must complete an application for Admission and the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) for federal and state grant aid.
  5. Scholarship will cover remaining unpaid tuition after New York State Tuition Assistance Program (TAP) award and tuition-specific scholarships have been applied.
  6. Scholarship is for tuition only; student will be responsible for fees, textbooks and supplies.
  7. In order to continue receiving the Scholarship the student must earn a minimum semester GPA of 2.75 in the first semester, and in subsequent semesters the student must have a minimum semester GPA of 3.25.
  8. If a recipient falls below the minimum semester GPA s/he will lose the scholarship and cannot regain eligibility based on subsequent grades.
  9. Student may receive the scholarship for up to two years of consecutive study. Scholarship applies to fall and spring semester tuition only.
  10. Students who need to withdraw from CCC because of serious extenuating circumstances may submit an appeal to the Director of Admissions for re-consideration.     

Questions can be directed to:  Admissions Advisor Donna S. Dixon or 518-562-4169




High Schools of Clinton County:

AuSable Valley High School

Beekmantown High School

Chazy Rural Central School

Northern Adirondack

Northeastern Clinton Central

Plattsburgh High School

Peru High School

Saranac Central High School

Seton Catholic High School

Public High Schools of Saratoga County:

Ballston Spa Senior High School

Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake High School

Corinth Central High School

Galway High School

Mechanicville High School
Saratoga Central Catholic Jr-Sr High School

Saratoga Springs High School

Schuylerville Jr. Sr. High School

Shenendehowa High School

South Glens Falls Senior High School

Stillwater High School

Waterford-Halfmoon Jr/Sr High School

Public High Schools of St. Lawrence County:

Clifton Fine Central School

Colton-Pierrepont Central School

Edward-Knox Central School

Gouverneur Central School

Hammond Central School
Herman DeKalb Central School
Heuvelton Central School

Hugh C. Williams Sr. High School

Lisbon Central School

Madrid-Waddington Central School

Massena Central High School

Morristown Central School

Norwood-Norfolk Central School

Ogdensburg Free Academy

Parishville-Hopkinton Central School

Potsdam Central School

St. Lawrence Central High School

Public High Schools of Hamilton County:

Indian Lake Central School District

Long Lake Central School District

Wells Central School District