November 19, 2017

John H. Sykes Trustee Scholarship Awarded by Queens College

The John H. Sykes Trustee Scholarship is a financial award sponsored by Queens College.

Information About the Scholarship:

Award Amount: Maximum – $4000
Application Deadline: 15-December
Scholarship Requirements: Applicants are taken from the Presidential Scholarship pool. Candidate must have a minimum combined SAT I score of 1200 and rank in top 5% of class. Selection is based upon superior academic and leadership achievement.
Eligible for: Must be college freshman, sophmore, junior or senior.

Awarded by:

Queens College
1900 Selwyn Avenue
Charlotte, NC 28274
USA
Email: cas@rex.queens.edu
Phone: 704 337 2212 / 800 849 0202
Fax: 704 337 2403
Website URL: http://www.queens.edu

Contact Details:

Admissions

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Queens College

Queens College