Scholarships & Financial Aid

Individual Scholarships

Rensselaer Medal Scholarship for Outstanding Math and Science Students - application must be submitted by April 28th, 2017

  • Applicants must be ranked within the top 10% of their class

  • Students can receive a merit scholarship for up to $100,000

Milton Fisher Scholarship for Innovation and Creativity - application must be submitted by April 30, 2017

  • A four-year scholarship of up to $20,000.

  • Open to all high school juniors and seniors in CT or NYC area who plan to attend or are attending college anywhere in the U.S.

  • Provides scholarships to students who have demonstrated they are unusually innovative and creative problem-solvers.

Big Ten Scholarship - application must be submitted by June 9th, 2017

  • Student must demonstrate academic excellence and leadership skills

  • Recipient will receive a one time scholarship of $2,500 upon enrollment at a Big 10 University

  •  Big Ten Scholarship Application 2017.pdf 

Want Help With Scholarships?

This is a free service being offered through NextGenVest to Bayside students:

How can I get help over text message?

  • Step 1: Go to and enter your Phone Number 
  • Step 2: Enter your FREE CODE: NGVBAYSIDE
  • Step 3: You will get an automated text, reply with 2017
  • Step 4: Ask your Money Mentor any questions you have about the FAFSA and Scholarships - even on nights and weekends! 

What should you ask your money mentor? 

  • Can you help me complete my FAFSA? 
  • Can you help me reset my FSA ID? 
  • Can you help me brainstorm a list of colleges that might fit me? 
  • Can you explain the financial aid application process? 
  • Can you find scholarships on Fastweb, Unigo, and Chegg that match me?