Student Financial Services

Hillary R. Kalish Scholarship

for continuing undergraduate students

The Hillary R. Kalish Scholarship was established to assist medically and financially challenged students in defraying the costs of tuition and fees while pursuing an undergraduate degree at Columbia.

Deadline to Apply: February 01, 2017

The Hillary R. Kalish Scholarship is open to:

  • Full- and part-time continuing students who are medically challenged
  • Students who have completed a minimum of 6 credit hours at Columbia at the time of application
  • Students who demonstrate financial need through a completed Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

Scholarship based on:
  • Demonstration of motivation and persistence despite medical challenges
  • Financial need

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

Notification of the scholarship:
  • All applicants will be notified by the scholarship committee by March 31, 2017.


Contact: Enrollment Management Services at