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January 2019

Abbott and Fenner Scholarship Program – Abbott & Fenner Business Consultants are pleased  to continue with their scholarship program for the 12th year, awarding up to $1,000 to the winner(s) each year. Students will submit an essay on the topic that appears on the website scholarship page. For detailed information about the application process, please visit www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.htm. The scholarship deadline is June 14, 2019.

B. Davis Scholarship – The creators of the “Student Award Search Aid” website are offering a scholarship for 2019.  The amount of Scholarship:  $1,000.  Our website was developed for the purpose of helping students locate and apply for scholarships. For more information, please visit our website at www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm. The deadline for applications if May 24, 2019.

Big Y Annual Scholarship ProgramIn tribute to both its employees and customers, Big Y offers a series of scholarships that honor the late Big Y founders/brothers, Paul H. and Gerald E. D’Amour; also a scholarship series recognizing area Law Enforcement and Firefighters contributions, and a category acknowledging Military Service members and their families. Big Y offers over 300 scholarships each year totaling more than $250,000. All recognize academic merit and achievement, and are awarded to the most academically outstanding students in the Big Y market area. To be eligible, a student’s permanent residence or school must be located within Connecticut or Massachusetts. All Big Y employees are eligible regardless of their residence. Big Y scholarships are available to High School Seniors and Undergraduates.  Big Y employees and their dependents are eligible. For more information and online application, please visit the Scholarship page of the website: www.bigy.com. A complete online application with required supporting documents must be submitted by February 1st, 2019.  Due to your Counselor for processing by Friday, January 18th, 2019..

Connex Credit Union  2019 College Scholarships – Connex Credit Union is offering three scholarships to deserving Connex Credit Union members: The $2,000 Nicolas G. Hackett Memorial Scholarship; The $2,000 John R. Edwards Community Involvement Scholarship (for students demonstrating a commitment to community service); and The $2,000 Arthur B. Haesche Memorial Scholarship (specifically for business students). The student or a direct family member must have been a Connex Credit Union member in good standing as of December 31, 2018.  For more information and application, please visit www.connexcu.org. The scholarship deadline is March 1, 2019.  Due to your Counselor for processing by February 21, 2019.

New Scholarship Program (Discover): We’re excited to announce the launch of the 2018 Scholarship Program. This year entrants have a chance to win $10,000 to help pay for college. High school seniors, current college students and parents are eligible to enter. No essay is required.  For the official rules, visit www.Scholarship.CollegeCovered.com/Rules.  Enter at www.CollegeCovered.com.

United States Junior Chamber International (JCI) Senate Foundation Scholarship Program – Each year Connecticut awards two $500 grants to graduating high school seniors in the United States, who plan to continue their education at accredited post-secondary colleges, universities or vocational schools. They must be used for educational expenses in the first year of full-time study. Checks awarded will be made out in the name of the recipient and sent to the educational institution of their choice. Note: the Connecticut JCI Senate scholarship recipient’s applications are also submitted to the US JCI Senate Foundation for consideration for the $1000 grants.  For detailed instructions and the Application Form, please visit www.ctjcisenate.org and click the link on the left for the Scholarship. Your application must be mailed to Elizabeth Ford, Scholarship Chairman, 10 Guinevere Ridge, Cheshire, CT 06410 and postmarked no later than January 11, 2019.  Due to your Counselor for processing by January 3rd, 2019.

Yale-New Haven Hospital Minority Nursing and Allied Health Scholarship Program – Yale-New Haven Hospital has established a scholarship program to assist minority students who plan to continue their education in Nursing or Allied Health (Registered Nurse, Pharmacy, Respiratory Therapist, Medical Technology, X-Ray Technology, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, or Nuclear Medicine Technology) for the entire upcoming academic year. Renewable scholarships are offered each year for full-time study at an accredited institution of the student’s choice. This scholarship program is administered by Scholarship America. If selected as a recipient, student will receive a $2,000 award. 

For information and application, please visit www.ynhh.org/about/community/support-services/career-development.aspx. Application must be postmarked no later than March 3, 2019. Due to your Counselor for processing by February 13, 2019.