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.
Read stories of our past scholarship recipients
Scholarship recipient Harpreet Kaur of Waterbury is walking in the footsteps of family members toward a career in medicine. Watch her story.
Scholarship recipient Edgar Yepez of Waterbury eyes a career in accounting. He will attend the University of Connecticut in the Fall 2019. Watch his story.
Scholarship recipient Seth Newman of Prospect, Connecticut will attend Springfield College in the Fall 2019. Watch what sparked his interest in physical therapy.