Throughout its history, City College has proudly opened its doors to all who seek learning. Students who are capable of academic excellence will find there the instruction, resources, and the intellectual challenge they deserve.
The Isaacs Scholarship at a Glance

Applicants must be freshman or sophomore at City College with a minimum 3.3 overall GPA and 3.5 GPA in your English classes.

Financial Benefits

Issacs Fellows receive a stipend of $3,000 for every 15 credits completed, to a maximum of $24,000.


Isaacs Fellows must concentrate in English literature and complete a collateral program of study in a classical language.

English Honors Program

Isaacs Fellows are automatically part of the English Honors Program and are expected to pursue work on an Honors thesis with a mentor.