Alfred M. Aseel Legacy Scholarship Fund


Fund Purpose:  The fund was established to honor the memory of Alfred Aseel’s parents Alfred Abraham and Fadwa Khechen Aseel to support continuing education for non-traditional students from Tupper Lake area. To learn more about Alfred Aseel click here.

Scholarship Criteria:

The fund is available to non-traditional students attending North Country Community College, SUNY Potsdam, SUNY Plattsburgh, SUNY Canton or Clinton Community College. The scholarship will support one student from Tupper Lake or its immediate surrounding area (e.g. Piercefield, Conifer) wishing to pursue an educational experience that allows them to “re-invent” themselves and their future.

Demonstrated integrity and good character will be guidelines for selection.  In addition, personal commitment and potential will be considered as key characteristics allowing the students to succeed. Student must have a 2.5 GPA or higher to be eligible.
Maximum Grant amount: $5,000 per year for 4 years.

Renewal: The annual award is renewable for a total of four years if the recipient maintains the eligibility criteria stated above. Renewal applicants will be required to complete agreement forms and must submit documentation certifying their GPA and enrollment status each year.

 Applications must be submitted through our Online Grants Manager by May 15th at 5:00 p.m.