Dennis Callas Honors Program Scholarship

Dennis Callas Honors Program Scholarship

SUNY Delhi’s Honors Program offers competitive scholarships each semester available to students currently enrolled in its Associate's Degree Honors Program or Bachelor's Degree Honors Program. This scholarship is for the Fall 2019 semester.

Students must be enrolled in the Honors Program, in good judicial standing, and must maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.3 or higher. Presidential Scholars are not eligible to apply. Your completed application must include a copy of your academic transcript, two letters of recommendation from SUNY Delhi faculty or staff, and a 500 word essay addressing the question below.

The application deadline is Friday, April 5, 2019. Incomplete or late applications will not be accepted.

  • Scholarships range between $1,000 and $2,500.
  • Priority will be given to those students who have successfully completed honors seminars.

Scholarship decisions will be announced at the Spring Honors banquet on Thursday, April 25, 2019, with offer contingent upon your Spring 2019 final grades and your enrollment in the SUNY Delhi Honors Program. Incomplete or late applications will not be accepted. Should you have any questions, please send an email to Dr. Terry Hamblin, Honors Program Coordinator at: hamblitr@delhi.edu.  Good luck!

Callas Scholarship Essay Question

Please address the following question for your essay.  This must be an original essay that has not been submitted for a class or another scholarship application.  Your essay must be typed, in 12 point font, with a 500 word minimum. 

  • Discuss a meaningful academic moment in the classroom that has made an impression and/or impacted your life.  How did this moment help to define your academic experience at SUNY Delhi?