Connecticut Scholarships

Scholarships for students Connecticut. Some scholarships specifically open to Connecticut students, and others give preference to students in Connecticut.

Live Out Loud Educational Scholarship
Sponsor: Live Out Loud
Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: March 15, 2021
Description: Scholarships are open to graduating high school seniors who identify as LGBTQ and are from the Tri-State area (New York, Connecticut, and New Jersey).

Connecticut Wealth Management Scholarship
Sponsor: UNCF
Amount: Up to $5,000
Closing Date: March 24, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to African American college students who are permanent residents of Connecticut. All majors are encouraged to apply, although preference will be given to students with business or business-related majors.

UNCF Social Justice Scholarship
Sponsor: UNCF
Amount: Up to $2,933
Closing Date: March 24, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to students who are from New York, New Jersey, Vermont, and Connecticut who are committed to social justice. Applicant must be African American and be currently enrolled in college with at least a 2.5 GPA. Although all majors are encouraged to apply, those students who are political science, criminal justice or in a course of study toward the preparation of law school will be given preference.

Helen and Bob Brill Scholarship
Sponsor: PFLAG Hartford
Amount: Up to $5,000
Closing Date: March 28, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to allies and members of the LGBTQ community in Connecticut who are between the ages of 16 and 24 years of age and who are planning to attend or are already attending a college, technical school or other accredited post-high school educational institution during the upcoming term.

Robert T. Kenney Scholarship
Sponsor: American Savings Foundation
Amount: Up to $3,500
Closing Date: March 31, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to students attending a community college, four-year college or university or technical/vocational program. Scholarships are awarded primarily based on financial need, with consideration given to academic performance, community involvement, and other indications of a strong desire to achieve goals through education. Applicant must live in one of the 64 Connecticut towns served by American Savings Foundation.

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