Connecticut Scholarships

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ASHRAE Region I Setty Family Foundation Scholarship

ASHRAE Setty Family Foundation Scholarship awards a $3,000 scholarship, annually, to an undergraduate student studying mechanical or architectural engineering at a post-secondary educational institution within ASHRAE Region I.

Amount
$3,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
December 1

UNCF Social Justice Scholarship

The UNCF Social Justice Scholarship offers a $5,000 scholarship to 10 African American college juniors and seniors in any field of study. Applicants must be committed to social justice.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
10 winners
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
January 20

Carlozzi Family Scholarship

The NYWICI offers two undergraduate and graduate female students the Carlozzi Family Scholarship, ranging between $2,500 to $10,000, demonstrating writing excellence to further their education in communications.

Amount
$2,500–$10,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3.2
Deadline
January 24

NYWICI Scholarship

The NYWICI Scholarship is available to an outstanding female student from either NY, NJ, CT, or PA to pursue an undergraduate or graduate degree in communications or related fields.

Amount
$2,500–$10,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3.2
Deadline
January 24

Interpublic Group Scholarship

The scholarship is awarded to two qualified undergraduate or graduate female students enrolled in a full-time communications-related field of study. It’s accompanied by a summer internship in New York City.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
3.2
Deadline
January 31

Connecticut Chapter $1000 Scholarship

The Connecticut Section of the Ninety-Nines offers the Connecticut Chapter Scholarship to active female CT 99s members for a minimum of six months to reach their goals in aviation.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 1
Winner announcement
April 1, 2023

Elson T. Killam Memorial Scholarship

NEWWA offers the Elson T. Killam Memorial Scholarship of $1,500 to an outstanding student enrolled in a civil or environmental engineering program at a four-year college or university.

Amount
$1,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1

Francis X. Crowley Scholarship

NEWWA offers the Francis X. Crowley Scholarship of $3,000 is offered to undergraduate students enrolled in civil or environmental engineering programs or business management programs at a four-year college or university.

Amount
$3,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1

George E. Watters Memorial Scholarship

New England Water Works Association awards the George E. Watters Memorial Scholarship of $5,000 scholarship to one undergraduate student in a civil engineering program at a four-year college or university.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1

Joseph Murphy Scholarship

New England Water Works Association (NEWWA) awards the Joseph Murphy Scholarship of $1,500 to an undergraduate student enrolled in civil engineering, environmental engineering, or any subject related to water management.

Amount
$1,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1

Michael Garofano Memorial Scholarship

The scholarship is awarded to a student passionate to promote policies and practices to provide safe drinking water and pursue an academic career in civil, environmental, or water management sciences.

Amount
$1,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1

NEEBC Scholarship Program

The scholarship program offers up to $5,000 to undergraduate and graduate students enrolled part-time or full-time in human resources-related fields at accredited New England colleges or universities.

Amount
$2,000–$4,000
Scholarships awarded
4 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1

NEWWA Diversity & Inclusion Scholarship

The NEWWA Diversity & Inclusion Scholarship Program provides one or more scholarships of $2,000 to undergraduate and graduate students seeking careers in water works.

Amount
$2,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1

ACEC-CT Scholarship

The American Council of Engineering Companies of Connecticut offers ACET-CT Scholarship of $1,000 to two high school seniors in Connecticut to pursue undergraduate degrees in engineering.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
2.8
Deadline
April 15

Connecticut Wealth Management Scholarship

The Connecticut Wealth Management, LLC offers its Connecticut Wealth Management Scholarship Program of $5,000 is awarded to one Black sophomore student in Connecticut to complete their undergraduate studies.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2.75
Deadline
April 15

CTASLA Karen Ann Shopis-Fox Memorial Scholarship

The American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) offers the CTASLA Karen Ann Shopis-Fox Memorial Scholarship to undergraduate and graduate students to complete a degree in landscape architecture in Connecticut.

Amount
$2,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 18
Winner announcement
May 16, 2023

CTASLA Landscape Architecture Environmental Stewardship Scholarship for High School Seniors

The Connecticut association, CTASLA, offers the CTASLA Landscape Architecture Environmental Stewardship Scholarship to six high school seniors who want to pursue a degree in landscape architecture in Connecticut.

Amount
$2,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
April 18
Winner announcement
May 16, 2023

Bob Eddy Scholarship

The Connecticut Society of Professional Journalists offers the Bob Eddy Scholarship to four undergraduate students to complete their studies and pursue a career in journalism in the U.S.

Amount
$1,000–$2,500
Scholarships awarded
4 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 25

EPOC Environmental Scholarship Fund

The EPOC Environmental Scholarship Fund offers the EPOC Environmental Scholarship, ranging from $20,000 to $60,000, to undergraduate or graduate students to complete their studies to become technical environmental professionals.

Amount
$20,000–$60,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 30

Milton Fisher Scholarship for Innovation and Creativity

High school juniors and seniors and college freshmen are eligible to apply for this scholarship.

Amount
$4,000–$20,000
Scholarships awarded
8 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
May 3

¡Lánzate!/Take Off! Higher Education Travel Award program

The ¡Lánzate!/Take Off! Higher Education Travel Award program offers 185 $1,500 flight e-passes to undergraduate and graduate students who travel away from home to study.

Amount
$1,500
Scholarships awarded
185 winners
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
May 15
Winner announcement
July 8, 2023

CALAHE Competitive Scholarship

The Connecticut Association of Latinos in Higher Education (CALAHE) offers $1,000 to Hispanic high school seniors and undergraduate students to pursue undergraduate degrees and ease its expenses.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
June 24

NERC College/Graduate Scholarship

The Korean American Scholarship Foundation (KASF) offers NERC College/Graduate Scholarship to qualified students of Korean descent, including international students from Korea, to further their education.

Amount
$5,000
Required GPA
3
Deadline
June 30

Stanley R. Arnold Scholarship

The scholarship, sponsored by New England State and Local Tax Forum, is awarded to one student enrolled in a qualifying tax program, pursuing MST, J.D., or LL.M degrees.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
July 1
Winner announcement
August 2023

One AWWA Operator Scholarship

The One AWWA Operator Scholarship offers a $1,000- scholarship to undergraduate and vocational students interested in the water operator profession. Current water operators are eligible to apply.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
September 1
Winner announcement
September 30, 2023

UCONN – Day of Pride Scholarship

The University of Connecticut (UConn) awards the Day of Pride Scholarship to outstanding high school students from underserved backgrounds to further their education at UConn.

Amount
$20,000–$60,000
Scholarships awarded
20 winners
Required GPA
3.6
Deadline
November 1

UConn – Nutmeg Scholarship

The University of Connecticut (UConn) awards the Nutmeg Scholarship, ranging between $20,000 to $60,000, to exceptional high school students in Connecticut to further their education at UConn.

Amount
$20,000–$60,000
Scholarships awarded
20 winners
Required GPA
3.7
Deadline
November 1

UConn – Stamps Scholars Awards

The University of Connecticut offers the Stamps Scholars Award to five high school senior students in Connecticut, each, to pursue undergraduate degrees at the University of Connecticut (UConn).

Amount
$12,000
Scholarships awarded
5 winners
Required GPA
3.6
Deadline
November 1

Connecticut Scholarships

Connecticut is another one of the small states but it is a densely populated one. It is actually rated as one of the top ones in terms of the educational system and quality. It is home to the prestigious Yale University too which many students from all around the country look forward to getting into. You can find many scholarships that are specific to Connecticut. There are opportunities for state-funded scholarships, university-specific ones, and also private scholarship opportunities.

Frequently asked questions

What are the top schools in Connecticut?

Yale University

Yale University ranks 3rd among the top national universities in the United States. If you’re looking for a scholarship in Connecticut, check out the ASHRAE Region I Setty Family Foundation Scholarship.

University of Connecticut

The University of Connecticut ranks around 67th in the list of the top national universities in the United States. The UConn – Nutmeg Scholarship is a great way to fund your studies at the University of Connecticut.

Fairfield University

Fairfield University ranks 115th in the list of the top national universities in the United States. If you’re looking for financial help, try the NYWICI Scholarship.

Most popular majors in Connecticut?

  1. Psychology
  2. Economics
  3. Political Science

Where does Connecticut rank in education?

Connecticut ranks 2nd on a list of most educated states and 3rd in terms of the best public school systems. Read our reports on 2022 Most & Least Educated States and States with Best & Worst Public School Systems for more.