About the Scholarship

The NY Flight 3407 Memorial Scholarships are awarded by the New York State Higher Education Services Corporation (NY HESC), an agency that financially assists New York state's youth, pursuing or entering higher education.

The NY Flight 3407 Memorial Scholarships provides financial aid to the financial dependents of the people who passed away back on 21.02.09 cause of the Continental Airlines Flight 3407 crash in Clarence, New York.


How to Apply?

The application to apply for the NY Flight 3407 Memorial Scholarships can be found online, on the official website of NY HESC. Along with the application, the applicants are also requested to submit a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

The above-mentioned documents need to be submitted on or before the deadline date.


Scholarship Amount

The NY Flight 3407 Memorial Scholarships provide around 25 monetary rewards of $22487 to applicants living on campus and $15037 to day-scholars.


Deadline Information

The final date to apply for the NY Flight 3407 Memorial Scholarships is June 30, 2020.


Eligibility Criteria

The applicants for the NY Flight 3407 Memorial Scholarships must:

  • be a legal U.S. resident.
  • be enrolled in an undergraduate degree program.
  • be the child, spouse, or financial dependent of someone who died as a direct result of the Continental Airlines Flight 3407 crash in Clarence, New York on February 12, 2009.
  • attend an approved post-secondary U.S. institution full-time in New York State.

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