University at Albany

Scholarships, Awards & Prizes:

College of Arts & Sciences

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Managed by College of Arts & Sciences

Buhrmaster Family Scholarship
Established by the Buhrmaster Family Foundation in honor of UAlbany’s long-supporting alumna Mary Joan (Koonz) Egan ’40, ’72, and her husband William W. Egan, who believed strongly in helping those in need. The Burhmaster Scholarship provides support for an undergraduate student(s) in the College of Arts and Sciences at the University at Albany, who demonstrates financial need and academic achievement. First preference for this scholarship will be given to a recipient who is a first generation college attendee.

Hope and William J. Cassano ’85 Scholarship
The Hope and William J. Cassano ’85 Scholarship was established by Mr. William J. Cassano ’85 to provide scholarship support for undergraduate or graduate student (s) at the University at Albany pursuing a degree in the College of Arts and Sciences, who demonstrate financial need as defined by the University at Albany, and who have shown academic achievement. It is the donor’s first preference that this scholarship will be awarded to recipients who are the first generation in his/her family to attend college.