BASC student scholarships

B & N College Bookstore/BASC Scholarship

AMOUNT

A total of $10,000 will be awarded annually and distributed during the fall and spring semester following awarding the scholarship. This scholarship may be divided among several students on an annual basis. This award may be used for educational expenses at The College at Brockport as long as the student remains an employee of the Brockport Auxiliary Service Corporation or B & N College Bookstore.

ELIGIBILITY and CRITERIA

This award recognizes student employees working for BASC or the B & N College Bookstore who have demonstrated outstanding service to their community and/or the College at Brockport campus, commitment to their work, and maintained high academic standards.

ELIGIBILITY

Student must meet all three eligibility requirements.

  • Undergraduate - current student with no less than 12 credit hours at the College at Brockport OR Graduate - current student with no less than 6 credit hours at the College at Brockport
  • Employed - with BASC or the Bookstore on or prior to January 1 of the year before the award is to be granted (no less than one year) OR have worked no less than 200 hours
  • GPA - student must have a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or better

CRITERIA

Student must have...

  • Demonstrated broad community service and/or campus involvement. Service may include volunteering for nursing homes, schools, athletic organizations, volunteer fire/ambulance, campus fund raisers, campus organizations, etc. It may also include community service while in high school.
  • Role modeled the corporate values:
    • Team
      We respect one another, come to work each day with a positive attitude, and create a favorable work environment. We value the strength that a diverse team creates. We value open and honest communication. We celebrate our successes and have fun!
    • Organizational Integrity
      We operate with the best interests of the College in mind. We follow the rules. We value honesty, ethics, and transparency. We take ownership and personal responsibility for our actions. We create trust with our customers and each other as an organization.
    • Passion for Excellence
      We pride ourselves on providing outstanding customer care and in making each impression a positive one. We value quality, service, and professionalism. We are risk-takers who take initiative and value innovation and continuous improvement.
    • Stewards
      We manage resources efficiently to create and preserve value for our customers. We value safety and make it a key priority. We take care of the environment and provide campus leadership in sustainability.

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Pepsi/BASC Scholarship

AMOUNT

A total of $5,000 will be awarded annually and distributed during the fall and spring semester following awarding the scholarship. This scholarship may be divided among several students on an annual basis. This award may be used for educational expenses at The College at Brockport as long as the student remains an employee of the Brockport Auxiliary Service Corporation or B & N College Bookstore.

ELIGIBILITY AND CRITERIA

This award recognizes student employees working for BASC or the B & N College Bookstore who have demonstrated commitment and excellence in their work performance and maintained high academic standards.

ELIGIBILITY

Student must meet all three eligibility requirements.

  • Undergraduate - current student with no less than 12 credit hours at the College at Brockport OR Graduate - current student with no less than 6 credit hours at the College at Brockport
  • Employed - with BASC or the Bookstore on or prior to January 1 of the year before the aware is to be granted (no less than one year) OR have worked no less than 200 hours
  • GPA - student must have a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or better

CRITERIA

Student must have... 

  • Demonstrated commitment and excellence in their work performance with BASC or the College Bookstore, and maintain high academic standards. 
  • Role modeled the corporate values:
    • Team
      We respect one another, come to work each day with a positive attitude, and create a favorable work environment. We value the strength that a diverse team creates. We value open and honest communication. We celebrate our successes and have fun!
    • Organizational Integrity
      We operate with the best interests of the College in mind. We follow the rules. We value honesty, ethics, and transparency. We take ownership and personal responsibility for our actions. We create trust with our customers and each other as an organization.
    • Passion for Excellence
      We pride ourselves on providing outstanding customer care and in making each impression a positive one. We value quality, service, and professionalism. We are risk-takers who take initiative and value innovation and continuous improvement.
    • Stewards
      We manage resources efficiently to create and preserve value for our customers. We value safety and make it a key priority. We take care of the environment and provide campus leadership in sustainability.

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Ed Kumar Scholarship 

AMOUNT

A total of $1,000 will be awarded annually following awarding the scholarship. This scholarship is to assist one eligible student per academic year. The scholarship does not automatically renew; however, a recipient may re-apply for this scholarship each year as long as he/she continues to meet eligibility requirements. This award may be used for educational expenses at the College at Brockport.

ELIGIBILITY AND CRITERIA

This scholarship is established to provide the financial means for the child or grandchild of a current full-time employee in the Division of Administration & Finance of the College at Brockport (including Brockport Auxiliary Service Corportation employees and Research Foundation office employees) to enroll at the College at Brockport as a regularly admitted freshman or trasnfer student, or for currently enrolled students to continue their education at the College at Brockport. 

ELIGIBILITY

Student must meet all three eligibility requirements.

  • Relative - be the child or grandchild of a current full-time employee in the Division of Administration & Finance of The College at Brockport (including BASC employees and Research Foundation office employees)
  • Enrolled student - be accepted for enrollment as a freshman or transfer student at the College at Brockport, OR be a currently-enrolled student at the College at Brockport.
  • Admissions criteria - meet all admissions criteria as established by the Office of Undergraduate Admissions at the College at Brockport 

 CRITERIA

Student must...

  • File a FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) by April 1st of the year in which to the scholarship is being requested 
  • Submit a completed application AND a signed 500 work typewritten personal statement describing their background, why they have chosen the College at Brockport, and what their plans are for the future. Applications and essays are due by April 1st through the Academic Works system.

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Scholarship Application

To apply for the above scholarship, students must first sign up with the Academic Works system and complete a general application. The system will then recommend scholarships that the applicant may be eligible for. If you do not see the Barnes & Noble College Bookstore/BASC Scholarship or the Pepsi/BASC Scholarship listed, click on All Scholarships and find it there or search by keyword BASC. For more information about how to use the Academic Works system visit the Brockport Scholarships blog.

In addition to completing the essay and two letters of recommendation (one of which must be from a regular BASC employee) as part of the general application, applicants will be asked to submit additional information to address specific scholarship criteria.

The deadline to complete the application process for the B & N College Bookstore/BASC, and Pepsi/BASC Scholarships is February 15, 2018.

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Questions

For questions regarding these scholarships, please email Anna Hintz at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

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