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    You’re focused on success.

    We’re here to build your confidence.

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    Why should I apply?

  • As a President's Society Ambassador you will gain valuable skills to increase your preparedness and confidence as you transition from a community college to the workforce or four-year college.


    • Earn a stipend of $1,250 for your attendance and service for the semester you participate in
    • Gain a strong network of friends and mentors who can contribute to your future success
    • Develop career planning skills such as interviewing and resume writing
    • Practice public speaking, networking and presentation skills
    • Refine your professional etiquette and attire
    • Contribute to the community as a collegiate leader
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    Am I eligible?

  • Successful applicants are highly-motivated self starters who ask questions, seek answers, and demand more of themselves every day. To be eligible, you must:


    • Be a full-time LaGuardia student taking 12 or more credits (or equivalent)
    • Have completed at least one full semester at LaGuardia
    • Maintain a GPA of 3.0 or above
    • Have a history of leadership at LaGuardia and demonstrated a commitment to enhancing your communities
    • Make a firm commitment to attend all President’s Society workshops (Wednesdays from 5:30 - 7:30 PM and Fridays from 10 AM - 2 PM)
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    How do I apply?

  • Please note we are only considering applicants for the Spring 2021 President’s Society Program. After confirming your eligibility, please complete the application below


  • Contact Us


    Currently, no in-person services are available, but we are still available by email.

    Monday - Friday
    9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

    foundationscholarship@lagcc.cuny.edu

    The LaGuardia Community College Foundation is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization. To learn how charitable gifts can help students change their lives,
    go to laguardia.edu/donors.