Azzam-Gomez Family "Aspira" Scholarship

The Azzam-Gomez “Aspira” Family Scholarship was created by Shady Azzam-Gomez, Vice President of Information Technology/Chief Information Officer at Suffolk County Community College to support a student who is challenged economically and in need of financial support to attend the college on a full-time basis.

Awarded to: Full-time NEW student
Award: $5,000 ($2,500 Fall and $2,500 in Spring).

1. 83 Minimum high school GPA
2. Enrolled with a minimum of 12 Credits
3. Essay of no more than 250 words explaining how the applicant will benefit from receiving this scholarship
4. Must have financial difficulty and not meet residency eligibility requirements; lack documentation required to qualify for financial aid; OR be in the legal process of obtaining US residency and/or citizenship

College-Wide, New Student
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please submit an essay of no more than 250 words explaining how you will benefit from receiving this scholarship.