Current Institutional Recipients


These colleges and universities nominate candidates for Ellen Knowles Harcourt Scholarships. An Advisory committee of educators then reviews their applications. The Foundation's board of directors awards the Harcourt Scholarships upon their recommendation.


College of New Jersey

Christen E. Jones 
College Advancement
Phone: 609.771.3395

Ivonne Cruz
Director of the Center of Student Success
Phone: 609.771.3291

Main Mailing Address:
The College of New Jersey
P.O. Box 7718
2000 Pennington Road
Ewing, NJ 08628-0718


City University of New York (C.U.N.Y.)

Linda L. Carlson
Special Assistant to the Senior Associate Provost
Fulbright Program Advisor (FPA)
Phone: 212-650-8342

Main Mailing Address: 
Office of the Provost
The City College of New York (CCNY)
160 Convent Avenue, Wille Administration 218
New York, NY  10031


College of Staten Island

Dr. Jane Coffee
Director of the Teacher Education Honors Academy, College of Staten Island (CUNY)
Phone: 718-982-3609

Main Mailing Address: 
Department of Mathematics 1S-215
College of Staten Island
2800 Victory Boulevard
Staten Island, New York 10314

Baruch College

Huthaifah Kareem
Admissions Counselor/Coordinator of Diversity Initiatives
Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs & Enrollment
Phone: 646-312-1359
Fax: 646-312-1359

Main Mailing Address: 
One Bernard Baruch Way
Box A1603
New York, NY 10010




Roger Williams College

Don Mays
Associate Director Admissions-CMR, Roger Williams University
Phone: 401.254.3764
Fax: 401.254.3557

Main Mailing Address: 
Roger Williams University
One Old Ferry Road
Bristol, RI 02809

When I think back to where I was five years ago, my life was a mess... I wasn’t happy, I had no money, or hope of going to college. And now I’m a very happy person. I’ve had a wonderful four years here.
— Vianna Fagel, former Harcourt scholar