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Ruth S. Ammon School of Education

Financial Aid and Scholarships

You can afford a high-quality education.

STEP Graduate Scholarship

Students in STEP who receive a university-based academic scholarship as undergraduates will receive an academic scholarship for their graduate year.

STEP students who were not eligible for a scholarship upon admission to the university as undergraduates will be eligible for a $3,000 Graduate STEP Merit Award in their fifth year if they meet the following criteria:

  • entering the graduate year of the STEP program
  • no previous scholarship from Adelphi
  • 56 or more credits completed at Adelphi
  • cumulative GPA of 3.3 or higher

» Learn more about the STEP Program

The Ruth S. Ammon Special Education Graduate Student Scholarship

The Ruth S. Ammon Special Education Graduate Student Scholarship was established by Carol A. Ammon MBA ‘79, in memory and honor of her mother Ruth, who was a former New Hyde Park elementary school teacher.

Scholarships are available to graduate students applying to study Special Education.

To be considered for this opportunity, you must:

  • Have a minimum 3.5 GPA or better
  • Completion of the application form
  • Resume
  • Have a current FAFSA form on file with Student Financial Services

» Explore Special Education programs


For further information, please contact:

Ruth S. Ammon School of Education
p – 516.877.4100

Office of Student Financial Services
Levermore Hall, Lower Level
p – 516.877.3080
p – ext. 2240 (on campus only)
f – 516.877.3380
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