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 Spring 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, November 30, 2018. 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 by the end of the fall semester, with offer contingent upon your fall semester 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. Your essay must be typed, in 12 point font, with a 500 word minimum.

What does it mean to be an Honors student?

What does the Honors Program mean to you? How has an academic experience (either within or without the Honors Program) impacted your life? How do you hope the Honors Program can help you achieve your own academic and career goals? Reference specific moments with significance to you.