The Diane Friedman Nussbaum Memorial Scholarship

The Diane Friedman Nussbaum Memorial Scholarship will be awarded for the full academic year (fall and spring) to a lower junior who has a major in Elementary Education. The student must demonstrate financial need and have an overall GPA of 3.2 or higher. Given maintenance of this GPA and full-time status, the scholarship will be renewed in the student’s senior year. Preference will be given to students who are first generation college students and/or students who have experienced significant personal life challenges.

$2,500 per semester
Honors and Scholarships 718-997-5502
Supplemental Questions
  1. If you do not yet have a grade point average at Queens College, what is your g.p.a. from your prior school?
  2. How many of your parents completed college? (Either in the U.S. or abroad)
  3. Single parent, adult student, other personal life challenge.
    • Briefly, please explain your difficulties and how it has related to your continued education.
    • Do you fall under one of the following categories?