Awards are determined by Faculty Council Committees, each scholarship is awarded to three-four students per year
The Alan J. Berman Scholarship Award was established in 1988 to honor the values and principles that inspired the man colleagues described as "a unique human being who stood for the highest possible levels of human behavior and human aspiration." Dr. Berman was a dedicated and valuable member of the LaGuardia Faculty Council. Dr. Berman was a passionate advocate for students, faculty and union members, as well as serving as an activist for tenants' rights in his community.
The Annual Library Research Review Competition is jointly sponsored by the Library and Faculty Council. This unique program encourages and supports student research efforts at the college. Students who receive a grade of "A" on research papers written for a course at LaGuardia during the current academic year may submit the paper(s) into the competition. The papers are judged by a panel of faculty members from the college. Faculty Council provides prizes that include the following: a) First Place-- Kindle Fire HD Tablet with Alexa b) Second Place-- $75 Amazon.com Gift Card c) Third Place--$50 Amazon.com Gift Card Prizes for excellence in writing a research paper will be presented to winners in September. In addition, all participants will receive a Certificate of Participation in September.
Determined by Department Scholarship Committees in collaboration with the respective Department Faculty Council RepresentativeThere are six scholarship awards – each scholarship awarded to one student per year.