Lions Club International
Scholarships and financial support to various county organizations.
Rochester Area Community Foundation
500 East Ave., Rochester
Thanks to generous donors, the Community Foundation administers
more than 100 different scholarship funds to help students further their
education. The Community Foundation's scholarships focus on the
region surrounding the greater Rochester area. Many of the scholarships
we offer have very specific requirements established by the people or
organizations that created them, while others are more general interest.
For a complete listing of scholarships available to Wayne County students
visit website, click on Scholarship, click on Wayne County.
Call your local club for more information or to locate your club visit
website. Foreign exchange programs and scholarships available to area
students. Restrictions and eligibility vary from club to club.
Wayne Action for Racial Equality
Application process for scholarships available by calling W.A.R.E.
Wayne CAP AmeriCorps
7190 Ridge Rd., Sodus
AmeriCorps is an opportunity to make a difference in your life and the
lives of those around you by "getting things done" for Wayne County. All
AmeriCorps placements provide an Education Award upon successful
completion of service. Many placements also provide a living stipend.
Wayne County Rural Health Network
Box 111, Newark
Nursing Scholarships. Program graduates must work full-time at participating
Wayne County employer for a minimum of two years after graduation.
Resources and referrals available to other scholarship programs.
Wayne Finger Lakes BOCES
131 Drumlin Court, Newark
Employer Tuition Reimbursement is available by a number of local
heath facilities and unions provide financial assistance for tuition and
educational expenses. The best place to start is the facility's Human
Tuition Assistance Program
TAP helps eligible New York residents attending in-state postsecondary
institutions pay for tuition. TAP grants are based on the applicant's and
his or her family's New York State net taxable income. New York's
TAP can help you pay for college. The New York State Tuition Assistance
Program (TAP) helps eligible New York residents pay tuition at
approved schools in New York State. Depending on the academic year
in which you begin study, an annual TAP award can be up to $5,000.
Because TAP is a grant, it does not have to be paid back.
New York Higher Education Loan Program
The New York Higher Education Loan Program (NYHELPs) gives New
York State students and families a low-cost way to make up the difference
between the cost of college and available financial aid. Student
Loan Payment Problems? You are responsible for repaying your student
loans, even if you don't graduate, can.t find work or become unemployed.
There are several options to help you avoid defaulting on
your student loan, including deferments, forbearances and loan consolidation.
Contact a HESC Advocate Counselor to review your options
at email@example.com or 888.215.0196. Loan Default Center:
Even if you have defaulted, there is still help available.