Nasry Michelen Foundation Scholarship

The Nasry Michelen Scholarship is a result of grant money awarded by the Nasry Michelen Foundation.  Each year, the scholarship will be used to award graduating students in an Allied Health Profession or Public Health Administration program who demonstrate academic excellence and intend to continue their education at a four-year institution.
  1. Graduating student with a minimum GPA of 3.5
  2. Provide a personal statement (minimum requirement of one full page in length) reflective of your character and background; educational and professional goals; community service experience(s); and how receiving this award will help you achieve your goals.
  3. Three letters of recommendations. At least two reference letters should be from someone in the profession, such as a faculty or staff member. References from family members will not be accepted.
  4. Copy of your transcript.

Nasry Michelen Scholarship form (fillable pdf)

The award amount is $3,500 per recipient. Note that the application deadline is Tuesday, May 11th, 2021. The completed application should be sent to Ms. Mayi Libfeld at For questions or assistance with the application process,
call (718) 518.4166.
The Hostos Community College Foundation extends its profound appreciation to the Nasry Michelen Foundation for making this impactful investment in Hostos students.