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Summer 2015: Upper Level Greek

 

Read a substantial selection of Greek literature with great attention to grammatical detail.

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Fellowship Opportunities for Art History Students

 

The Samuel H. Kress Foundation supports merit scholarships for graduate students in Art History and Archaeology.

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The Latin/Greek Institute
Graduate Center, CUNY
365 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10016
 lg_inst@gc.cuny.edu


Katherine Lu Hsu, Director
 katherine@brooklyn.cuny.edu


Aramis L. Lopez, Program Assistant
 aramisllopez@gmail.com


Rita Fleischer, Director of Alumni Relations
 212-817-2081
 rfleischer@gc.cuny.edu


 
 

Financial Aid

Latin Greek Institite - The Graduate Center, CUNY

Samuel H. Kress Foundation Fellowships


The Samuel H. Kress Foundation supports a series of competitive fellowships to the Latin/Greek Institute to exceptional art history graduate students at Ph.D.–granting colleges and universities. Preference will be given to recently accepted graduate students with a proposed focus on the history of European art. Fellowship support consists of $2000 to be applied towards tuition. Interested students should apply to the Institute and indicate their interest in being considered for a Kress Foundation Fellowship.


 

Floyd L. Moreland Scholarship Fund


The Floyd L. Moreland Scholarship Fund of the Latin/Greek Institute, supported entirely by contributions from graduates and friends of the institute, offers tuition assistance for Institute students with demonstrated need. A separate scholarship application must be filed, which can be downloaded here.

Filing this form also makes the student eligible for consideration for the Christina M. Dunkle Memorial Scholarship Award. These awards are privately funded and are not administered directly by the City University of New York. All applications with complete supporting materials must be received before April 1, 2015. Incomplete applications will not be considered after that date.


 

Hardy Hansen Prize


In 2015, the Hardy Hansen Prize will make two awards of $500 each towards cost-of-living expenses to exceptional and needy students at the Latin/Greek Institute. Applicants for the Hardy Hansen Prize must submit a scholarship application and indicate their interest in being considered for the award. Students may use a single application to apply to the Floyd L. Moreland Scholarship Fund and the Hardy Hansen Prize. All applications with complete supporting materials must be received before April 1, 2015.



Other Sources of Funding:

 

American Classical League Scholarships


Scholarships – in honor of Glenn Knudsvig, Arthur McKinlay, Maureen O'Donnell, and Ed Phinney – can be used to fund classes required for Latin Certification or summer study programs. Awards range from $250-$1500, and applicants must be members of the American Classical League for at least 3 years (graduate students and new teachers exempt).

For more information on how to apply, please click here.

 

Medieval Academy of America/CARA Summer Scholarships


A limited number of stipends are available for graduate students participating in summer courses in medieval languages or manuscript studies. The stipend will be paid directly to the program to offset a portion of the tuition cost and is contingent on acceptance into the program. Applicants must be members of the Medieval Academy in good standing with at least one year of graduate school remaining and must demonstrate both the importance of the summer course to their program of study and their home institution’s inability to offer analogous coursework.

For more information on how to apply, please click here.

 

New York Classical Club, Phyllis Winquist Tuition Assistance Awards


These awards are bestowed by the New York Classical Club in honor of a master teacher, Phyllis Winquist, to support candidates who are taking courses to acquire or improve skills in teaching Latin or Ancient Greek in grades 7-12. Candidates must be paid members of the NYCC at the time of applying and during the twelve months of the funded period. They must either be teaching Classics in grades 7-12 or show clear indication of doing so in the near future.

For more information on how to apply, please click here.

 

Society for Classical Studies, Minority Student Fellowship


The purpose of the scholarship from the Society for Classical Studies is to further minority undergraduates' preparation for graduate work in classics or classical archaeology. Eligible proposals might include (but are not limited to) participation in classical summer programs or field schools in Italy, Greece, Egypt, etc., or language training at institutions in the U.S, Canada, or Europe. The maximum amount of the award will be $4,000.

For more information on how to apply, please click here.

 

Society for Classical Studies, Zeph Stewart Latin Teacher Training Award


Open to those preparing for Latin teacher certification. SCS membership is not required. Funding available: up to $1500.

For more information on how to apply, please click here.

 

Tuition Assistance Program


Undergraduates who are residents of the state of New York may be eligible for tuition assistance through the Tuition Assistance Program (TAP). Check with the financial aid office at your college or university. The phone number of the TAP office at Brooklyn College is 718.951.5051.