Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo Scholarship Process Now Open

Buffalo, N.Y. —The Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo scholarship application process for the 2023 – 2024 academic year is now open. Applications are due by May 1, 2023, and must be submitted online.

All students, including Say Yes Buffalo applicants and scholars, that meet the eligibility requirements below are encouraged to apply. Preference is given to Pell eligible students attending school in Western New York.

Eligibility Requirements:
  • Be a current resident of one of the eight counties of Western New York (Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Erie, Genesee, Niagara, Orleans, Wyoming)
  • Have a minimum of a “C” average or a GPA of 2.0 or greater
  • Be admitted to a nonprofit 501(c)(3), U.S. Department of Education accredited school for full-time study beginning in the fall 2023 semester.