The Guidance Office receives scholarship information almost daily. This information will be posted as soon as it is received.  If you need any further information or have questions, please feel free to contact Nancy Rinaldi at 716-337-0101, ext. 1310.

Scholarship programs are available to New York State students in a newsletter sent out every few months from  You may download the newsletter at:

Local Scholarships

Below are the 2022-2023 Local Scholarships for North Collins seniors. Applications are available with the links below and in the guidance office beginning March 30th. Completed applications are due to Mrs. Rinaldi in the guidance office on Friday, April 14th. Good luck!

American Legion Post 1640 Scholarship

Angelo and Carmella Castiglia Scholarship

Arts Scholarship

David I. Briggs Memorial Scholarship

Evelyn Falk Educational Scholarship

Jeremy Gorcica Scholarships

Jerry and Barbara Castiglia Scholarship

Jesse James Schosek Memorial Scholarship

The Marilyn Bauerlein Memorial Scholarship

Langford New Oregon Ladies Auxiliary Scholarship

Music Booster Scholarships

North Collins Alumni Annual Scholarship

North Collins Student Government Scholarships

North Collins Teachers' Association Scholarships

North Collins Tractor Day Scholarship

Southern Tier Snowdrifters Snowmobile Club

The Anthony Andolina Agriculture Award

The Betty and Salvatore Dicembre Scholarship In Memory of Julia Dicembre Ekey 

The Dorothy J. McDonough Memorial Scholarship

Theodore Kaczanowski III Memorial Scholarship Fund

Academic Excellence Scholarships

Pending appropriation of State funds, scholarships for Academic Excellence will be awarded to top high school seniors in June, 2024. North Collins Jr/Sr High School will select the top three (3) students using the Rank in Class Method.  These students will be chosen using the class rank at the end of their junior year as specified by the New York State Education Department.

Other Scholarship Resources

Seniors are encouraged to check out for a listing of scholarships New York State school district students may be eligible for.  There are hundreds of thousands of dollars of scholarships available on this website, and most are easy to apply for.  

Erie Community College offers many scholarships which may be accessed on the ECC website. Click on the quick links drop down box and then click on scholarship opportunities. The scholarship packet will display the criteria for each scholarship available.

In addition, there are a number of local scholarships available to graduating seniors. Information on these scholarships will be posted to our website in the spring, along with their due date. Please check our website often for updates.



Below are regional and national scholarships which may be of interest to you. In most cases, applications are available in the Guidance Office for anyone interested. Each scholarship has a different deadline, so please pay close attention to those dates to ensure your application is received in time. 

 Build A Better Future Scholarship

Hagen Scholarship

Scalp and Blade Scholarship

SWAVF Scholarship

Animal Welfare Institute Scholarship

Bambino, Jensen, and Goncalves Scholarships

Buffalo Urban League Scholarship

Eighth District Federated Garden Club Scholarship

Junior League of Buffalo Scholarship

Past National Commander Michael J. Kogutk-American Legion Scholarship