Student Financial Services

David R. Rubin Scholarship

for continuing undergraduate students

The David R. Rubin Scholarship was established to assist outstanding full-time undergraduate students in defraying tuition costs. In some cases, the one-year scholarship may be considered for renewal provided that the student submits a new application each year and continues to meet all current eligibility criteria.

Deadline to Apply: February 01, 2015

The David R. Rubin Scholarship is open to:

  • Undergraduate students who have completed a minimum of 12 credit hours at Columbia at the time of application and plan to enroll full-time in Fall 2015
  • Students who have earned a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher
  • Students who demonstrate outstanding achievement
  • Students who demonstrate financial need through a completed Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

Award based on:
  • Academic merit and financial need

Award amount:
  • Maximum of $4,000 (half awarded in Fall and half awarded in Spring)

Notification of the award:
  • All applicants will be notified by the scholarship committee by March 31, 2015. We regret that we are unable to give information regarding the committee's decisions over the telephone or by email.


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