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Chiropractic Scholarship

Scholarship opportunities at NYCC

NYCC Merit Scholarships

  • Incoming Doctor of Chiropractic students who have maintained exemplary academic performance prior to enrollment at NYCC with GPAs between 3.0 and 3.499, are eligible to receive a Merit Scholarship at $1,500.
  • Incoming Doctor of Chiropractic students who have maintained exemplary academic performance prior to enrollment at NYCC with GPAs between 3.5 and 4.0, are eligible to receive a Merit Scholarship at $2,500.

Both levels of merit scholarship are paid in equal installments for the first two trimesters of enrollment upon the receipt of all official transcripts.

Chiropractic Legacy Scholarships

  • Available to students who are immediate family members of a licensed Doctor of Chiropractic. Awarded to qualified students who have chosen to carry on the family chiropractic tradition! Scholarship value of $2,500.

Presidential Scholarships

  • This competitive award is open to U.S. applicants (for the D.C. and A.O.M. programs) and is based on a complete application and essay submission. Scholarship amounts vary.

Academic Scholarships

  • Awarded to enrolled D.C. students in each class in trimesters 2-10, scholarship value of $300-$500 per trimester.

NYCC Education Opportunity Award

  • Competitive awards for enrolled D.C. students with a minimum GPA of 2.75; financial aid and essay considered. Scholarship value of $500 per trimester.
  • Open to students from Canada and countries other than the U.S. based on a completed application. Scholarship amounts vary.


Additional Scholarships and Grants

A variety of additional scholarships and grants opportunities – made possible through the support of NYCC alumni and various professional organizations – are available to NYCC students. Award amounts and criteria for eligibility vary. Ask the NYCC Financial Aid Office for more information.

  • Kenneth W. Padgett/Alumni Scholarship
  • American Specialty Health (acupuncture and chiropractic)
  • The Foundation for Chiropractic Education and Research Scholarship
  • Don and Kay Allen International Scholarship
  • International Chiropractors Association Auxiliary Scholarship
  • The American Chiropractic Council of Women Chiropractors Scholarship
  • Chiropractic Education Foundation of New York Scholarship
  • New York State Financial Aid Administrators Association Scholarship
  • New York State Chiropractic Association Scholarship
  • Business and Professional Women’s Club of New York State Scholarship
  • Chiropractic Academic Research and Excellence (CARE) Scholarships
  • Foot Levelers Scholarship
  • Dr. Marvin B. Sosnik Scholarship
  • Dr. Jack DiBenedetto Memorial Scholarship
  • Dr. Marc Persson Scholarship
  • Dr. George I. and Frances E. Koenig Scholarship
  • American Black Chiropractic Association
  • Standard Process Scholarship Program
  • Garden State Chiropractic Society Scholarship
  • American Specialty Health
  • World Olympians Association
  • Dr. Herbert Law Memorial Scholarship
  • Council of New Jersey Chiropractors Scholarship