Dr. Rebecca Burgess Memorial Scholarship

Benefactors: Burgess Family, FLCC Co-workers and Other Friends
This scholarship, established in 1999 with gifts from family, friends, and FLCC co-workers, is in memory of Rebecca Burgess, a longtime faculty member at Finger Lakes Community College.

  • Returning student (A returning student is one who is currently enrolled at FLCC, has completed at least one semester at the College, and will be enrolled at FLCC for the following academic year.)
  • Female student
  • Demonstrate academic excellence
  • Demonstrate financial need
  • One reference letter is required

Supplemental Questions
  1. Essay (250 word minimum): * Select ONE of these two topics: 1. Describe a woman (living or deceased) who has been a positive influence in your life and share her impact on you. OR 2. Describe your participation in a social cause, a campus organization, or a community group that was rewarding for you and/or helped others. Be specific about the personal impact and/or the value to others from your efforts.
  2. Provide the name and email of a person who can provide a letter of reference for you.