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Our College Scholarships

Over the years, our big-hearted donors have recognized the importance of a college education in helping residents of our region succeed in life. More than 130 donors have created funds that make it possible each year for Connecticut Community Foundation to award college scholarships to hundreds of students.

We are now among the largest college scholarship providers to students in Greater Waterbury and the Litchfield Hills.

View the categories of scholarships provided by the Foundation and learn how to apply.

Read stories of our past scholarship recipients

Savannah-Nicole Villalba is Making Her Home City Stronger

September 18, 2017|0 Comments

  Savannah-Nicole Villalba is a spark plug. When she talks about her chosen field of study, her passion is immediately evident. But it took her a while to land [...]

Yeny Cardero’s Tenacity Will Serve Her Future Patients Well

July 27, 2017|0 Comments

  Childbirth is a momentous, emotional experience for any family. For Yeny Cardero, the birth of her daughter was also the inspiration for her future career. She was so [...]

Connecticut Community Foundation Awards Nearly $940,000 in College Scholarships to More Than 420 Local Students

July 27, 2017|0 Comments

  More than 420 students in Greater Waterbury and the Litchfield Hills will find their college educations more affordable thanks to scholarships awarded by Connecticut Community Foundation for the [...]