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Funds & Scholarships

Your contribution - any contribution - positively impacts the lives of our amazing students. Not only do you get to support these dedicated, hard-working, individuals but you may also target the areas that most appeal to you. Here is a selection of the funds you may support visiting our Make A Gift page.

  • Unrestricted – Your contribution will be used where it is most needed.

  • Bridge Tuition Support Assistance (BTSA) –- Bridge Tuition Support Assistance is a hardship-based grant that assists students with outstanding tuition balances due to unexpected, challenging circumstances.

  • Center for Bronx Nonprofits (CBNP) – A convening, training, and resource sharing space, CBNP works to strengthen the capacity of community leaders and organizations serving the Bronx by providing professional training, workshops and networking opportunities for nonprofit leaders.

  • Circle of 100 Emergency Fund The Circle of 100 Emergency Fund makes awards to students who are facing an unforeseen financial adversity. Awards of $100 to $500 are granted to students, based on their individual needs.

  • Hostos Center for the Arts & Culture (HCAC) – HCAC serves as a cultural force in the Bronx and throughout the New York metropolitan area, showcasing artists and companies that define excellence in theater, dance and music.

  • Ramón Jiménez Memorial Scholarship of Social Policy and Practice The Ramón Jiménez Memorial Scholarship of Social Policy and Practice, made possible by the Quintana Family, has been established in honor and tribute to Ramón J. Jiménez, Esq. It grants tuition fees to qualified, full-time students enrolled in their final year at the Hostos.

  • Student Government Association Scholarship – Serving and representing the needs and interests of Hostos students, the Student Government Association (SGA) awards twenty $400 scholarships to eligible students for their academic achievements, personal character, leadership qualities and contributions to the College. 

  • Student Leadership Academy – The Student Leadership Academy helps our students to become effective global citizens who are actively engaged in transforming their communities.

  • Summer Study Abroad Awards – Summer Travel Scholarships to the Dominican Republic and Puerto Rico have been awarded to program participants for more than two decades. These awards cover the cost of airfare, tuition, ground transportation and/or housing arrangements. 

  • Two Generation Student Retention & Degree Acceleration Program – The Two Generation Program helps student-parents accelerate their time to degree completion by enrolling both themselves and their children in summer academic offerings at Hostos.

Please visit our Make A Gift page if you would like to contribute to one of our scholarships. 

If you are a student and would like to apply, please visit our scholarship application portal.

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