††††††††† The Student Government Association
of Long Island University, Brooklyn Campus, supports the student
body. It represents and addresses the issues and concerns of
individual students and student organizations. The SGA is dedicated
to presenting the student body with a complete college experience,
culturally, academically, socially and health-wise, by facilitating
a progressive relationship between administration and students
and acting on the problems and suggestions of both. ††††††††††
Because, the SGA has recognized through continuous communication
with students that the finance of ones education can become
burdensome, it has developed a Scholarship program to aid students
in their educational experience through decreasing their financial
burden. The criteria and other ancillary information for this
scholarship is as follows.
Student Government Association elected or appointed officials
or applicants related to any Long Island
or are ineligible.
The essay must
be 300-500 words. It must be typed in size 12 Times New Roman
font, double-spaced, with one inch margins. The essay should
most accurately answer the question provided. The ideas expressed
in the content should be original and logical. Students should
revise grammatical and spelling errors before attaching it to
The two recommendations are provide the applicant with the
opportunity to present an objective portrayal of him or herself;
strengths, weaknesses, experiences, dedication, leadership,
or growth in leadership, career goals, extra-curricular and
LIU professor must write one recommendation and the second the
applicantís preference. Each recommendation must be written on
appropriate letterhead when applicable.
The applicant will be considered in financial need, if either
of the following statements is true.
student has an outstanding balance on their bill
- The student has a deferred payment plan that is not
yet paid at time of receipt of application
application to SGA.
All essays must be mailed directly to the Student Government Association
of LIU.† Do not hand
to the SGA office. Please note that no application will be accepted
without an essay, nor will an application be accepted if postmarked
after March 5th, 2003
Applications must be mailed to:
Student Government Association room S-304
1 University Plaza
Brooklyn, New York
will be accepted as of January
, until March 5th
The official transfer of monies into the student account of will
begin no later than April 15th 2003
Presentation of SGA scholarship to selected students will take
place on April 24th
in place TBA. Students
names will be placed on website and in upcoming issue
(The campus Newspaper).
submitted will be used solely for the purpose of:
- Formulating the recipientís scholarship status.
- Contacting Recipients regarding their status.
- Posting recipientís name and brief biography in campus
For more information please contact the Long Island University
Brooklyn Campus, Student Government Association Office at (718)
780-4034 or come to room M-208