Grants & Scholarships

ScholarshipsFCAA Journalism Scholar’s Award
This award is presented each year to the student who exemplifies the most promise in writing, reporting, and knowledge of First Amendment issues. It is made possible through proceeds from the book, Fordham University & the United States: A History, donated by its author and FCAA Board member, Debra Caruso Marrone, FCRH ‘81.a.

EncaeniaFCAA Encaenia Award

During the annual Encaenia ceremony, the FCAA presents a Fordham chair to a student who exemplifies the Fordham spirit of excellence in academic, service, and extracurricular achievement.


Above: Stephen Gans, FCRH '14, recieves the FCAA's chair
in recognition for his outstanding achievements.

To apply, students should consult with their academic advisor or the Dean’s Office, or contact journalismscholarship@fordhamcollegealumni.org

The FCAA offers many grants and scholarships to qualifying students of Fordham College at Rose Hill.

Join us and you can be part of what makes Fordham great today and for years to come.

The Fordham College Alumni Association is an independent, 501 (C) 3 volunteer organization, incorporated in the State of New York, and chartered separately from Fordham College at Rose Hill and Fordham University.
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Rev. George McMahon, S.J. Travel Fellowship
McMahonHonoring the late Father George McMahon, S.J, Dean of Fordham College (1962-1974), this annual $5,000 fellowship helps a student defray the cost of travel while conducting an independent study or research project. Students who are members of the Fordham Club, United Student Government, the Fordham University Band, or members of the University’s intercollegiate sports teams are welcome to apply.
Meet Hailey Cox, FCRH '15, recipient of the McMahon Travel Fellowship.

Endowed scholarship

The FCAA endows two full scholarships each year for legacy students, a needs-based program that was established in 1961.

Research grant

FURJIn 2012 the FCAA committed an annual gift
for the next 10 years to support the Fordham College Undergraduate Research Symposium, which celebrates the creative and scholarlyaccomplishments of students.