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Alumni Association offers host of scholarships 

Students can apply online for Alumni Association scholarships. 

ALBANY, N.Y. (Jan. 25, 2017) — The University at Albany Alumni Association, which has provided scholarships to undergraduate and graduate students for more than 30 years, is accepting applications for the 2017-2018 school year.

Applications are available online. The deadline for the Bertha Brimmer Legacy Scholarship is Feb. 24; all other applications are due by March 3.

Available scholarships are:

Alumni Association Spirit Scholarship ($1,000): Awarded to three UAlbany students who demonstrate outstanding school spirit and commitment to the University and its students.

The Agnes E. Futterer Memorial Fellowship ($1,000): Awarded to a UAlbany senior entering graduate study in theatre or a theatre-related field at UAlbany or any other accredited institution or recognized theatre program.

The Albert N. Husted Fellowship ($1,000): Awarded to a UAlbany senior planning for full-time graduate study in any area of study at the University or any other accredited university.

The Adna W. Risley Memorial Scholarship ($750): Awarded to a UAlbany senior or graduate student pursuing a graduate degree in history.

The Class of 1972 Scholarship ($750 each): Awarded to a graduating UAlbany senior planning to enter full-time graduate study at the University during the next academic year.

Bertha Brimmer Legacy Scholarship ($1,500): Awarded to a current or incoming legacy freshman or legacy transfer student. A legacy is a child or grandchild of an alumnus/a.

For more information, visit the Alumni Association website or call (518) 442-3080.

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