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Torrington Elks Foundation Scholarship

Application Deadline:  December 5, 2014

Applications for the Elks "Most Valuable Student" scholarship are now available and must be downloaded by students from the Elks website  Please return HARD COPIES (paper copies) of the applications either in person or by mail to the Torrington Lodge of Elks #372, 70 Litchfield St, PO Box 36, Torrington CT  06790.  Please mark "MVS SCHOLARSHIP CHAIRMAN" on the envelope.  Entries postmarked or delivered after December 5, 2014, will not be accepted.

Please click here for additional information on this scholarship.

United States JCI Senate Foundation Scholarhip Program

Application Deadline:  January 9, 2015

Each year the Connecticut JCI Senate awards $500 scholarships to two Connecticut high school seniors who plan to contiue their education at accredited post-secondary colleges, universities or vocational schools.

The winners are then submitted to the U.S. JCI Senate Foundation for consideration for $1,000 awards.

Information and applications may be downloaded from the website




Application Deadline is February 1, 2015


Awards are given in the categories of High School Senior, Community College, Undergraduate, Graduate and Nontraditional Students (students not of traditional college age). 

Please click here for further information and the scholarship Application.



National Co-Op Scholarship Program

Application Deadline:  February 15, 2015

The Wace Partner Institutions will be awarding 195 Merit Scholarships totalling $4.7 million.  To qualify for this scholarship, students must have a cumulative high school GPA of 3.5 or better on a 4.0 scale and apply and be accepted for the 2015-2016 academic year at one of the WACE Partner Institutions.

Please click here for additional information.

Application Deadline:  March 6, 2015

HP Hood LLC will award three $5,000 scholarships to students in each of the six New England states for a total of 18 $5,000 scholarships.

Hood is looking for students who participated in a varsity sport and who will be furthering their education by attending a two-or four- year accredited college next year.  Studens must have earned a cumulative 3.0 GPA or higher and performed volunteer work in the community to be eligible.

Please click here for more information regarding this scholarship or visit



The Northeast Utilities Foundation will be awarding six scholarships to new students, majoring in Electronic Engineering Technology, entering Naugatuck Valley Community College (NVCC) in the Fall of 2015.

Each $2000 scholarship will be applied toward tuition ($500 per semester for four semesters - providing that the student achieves a grade of ‘C’ or better in all required courses). Students considered for this scholarship must be eligible to take College Algebra (MAT172) and English Composition (ENG101) as per the College Placement Test or SAT scores.

How to apply:

  1. Complete the Northeast Utilities Foundation Scholarship Application.  Click here for the application.
  2. Complete the NVCC Admission Application.    Click here for the Admission Application Form.
  3. Include the NVCC Admission $20.00 Application Fee    (checks made payable to Naugatuck Valley Community College)

      4.  Send the entire application package to:

Naugatuck Valley Community
ATTN: Kristen Dagan McGee
750 Chase Parkway, T616
Waterbury, CT 06708

       5.  Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until all remaining scholarships have been awarded.

Once the completed application documentation has been received, students will be contacted with the date(s) to take the required Placement Test. If applicable, the NVCC Admission Office will inform students of any additional documentation that may be required.

Please email any questions to:  Kristen Dagan McGee, Professor/EET Coordinator 

Click here to watch the video on this scholarship.

Click here to view the NU Technology Brochure.



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Application Deadline:  March 11, 2015

This year the CHH Auxiliary committee will grant a total of 12 scholarships, each in the amount of $1,000, to be presented on May 12, 2015. Two of the scholarships have particular meaning : The Fabro Scholarship, made possible by a generous bequest from Dr. J. Alfred Fabro, and the Dr. Joseph Curi Scholarship given by his family.

To be considered, a student must state that he/she plans to enter a health-related field. Applicants are to complete the appropriate forms (attached) and submit them in hard copy, postmarked by March 11, 2015 (no exceptions to this cut off date). All applications must be in typed format. Please mail all components of the application in one envelope.

Members of the Selection Committee look forward to reviewing the applications of qualified candidates. If you have any questions about the application process, please feel free to contact them at:

Please click here for additional information and the scholarship application form.



Aspiring Fashion Professional Scholarship
Application Deadline is June 1, 2015

This is a $1,000 scholarship that will be awarded to students that are interested in pursuing a fashion degree at an accredited post-secondary school or college.  Interested students can visit this link and find the scholarship located at the bottom of the page and click on it.  

Aspiring Animation Professional Scholarship

Application Deadline is June 1, 2015

This is the 4th year we are awarding this scholarship for We are offering high school seniors the opportunity to win a $1,000 scholarship.  This will be awarded to students that are interested in pursuing an animation career path at an accredited post-secondary school or college. We ask that you have interested students visit our website,  to find eligibility information along with the online application. The scholarship will be on the right side of the page and click on it. 



Artists & Writers Awards

Deadlines vary by region


All students in Grades 7 - 12 can participate and $10 million is available to artists and writers.  Please visit the website for further information. 



The Discus Awards scholarship program remains committed to helping students in grades 9 through 12 find money for college, so our popular "Best List of College Scholarships" remains accessible and updated at
Please click here to access this scholarship resource. 


Scholarship information is also posted on the bulletin board or in the Scholarship Box located inside the Guidance Office as it is received!  Check on a regular basis!

Financial Aid Power Point Link 

Click here for the Guidance Information Page


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