New York University Scholarship Community College Transfer Opportunity Program (CCTOP)

Who Is Eligible:

Be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident;

Have completed at least 48 transferable credits of which 30 must be from a participating community college;

Have a minimum 3.0 cumulative grade point average;
Be offered admission and enroll full-time in any NYU major listed below:

Applied Psychology, Media, Culture and Communications, Early Childhood/Special Education, Childhood/Special Education, Educational Theatre, Music, Nutrition and Food Studies, Secondary Education in English, Secondary Education in a Foreign Language, Secondary Education in Math, Secondary Education in Science, Secondary Education in Social Studies, Social Work, Speech Pathology, Studio Art.


Must be nominated (for merit based portion of scholarship)

An additional $2,500 a year is available to Phi Theta Kappa students with GPA's of 3.8 or higher.

Deadline: 04/01 for Fall applications and 11/01 for Spring applications.
Amount: Up to $20,000 (8,000 merit based; $12,000 need based)
How to apply:

Nomination requests and/or applications may be obtained in the Scholarship Office, Room S-350.

Application Deadlines are April 1 for Fall applicants, and November 1 for Spring applicants.

Please visit: CCTOP - NYU Steinhardt
for additional information.