2020 CCSU Scholarships

CCSU net price is at $17,291.00 per year and will likely continue climbing like all colleges around the U.S. There are various ways to combat the steep rises in college tuition, and scholarships can be a key ingredient in reducing the overall cost of Central Connecticut State University. CCSU awards an average of $22,500.00 to each student, which can help alleviate some of the financial burden. However, most families will need to find other sources of funding to bridge the remaining tuition gap. In addition to the annual tuition, CCSU students can expect to pay $N/A in housing costs and $N/A in meal plan costs - if you chose to live in the surrounding area of New Britain, then those costs could be even higher.

61% of full-time students receive local or institutional grants with an average award size of $7,567.00. Furthermore, 32% of students receive federal grants with an average amount of $4,565.00.

The numbers seem bleak and, truthfully, they are for most average American families. Luckily, the scholarships below are open to Central Connecticut State University students, with the goal of helping to afford a college education. Some scholarships may be specifically provided by CCSU while others are open to CCSU students, though not exclusive to Central Connecticut State University.

How much total award money and scholarships are available for Central Connecticut State University students?

There are 10 scholarships totaling $5,000.00 available to residents. You can easily browse through all 10 scholarships below.

What types of scholarships are available for Central Connecticut State University students?

Each scholarship below may have different requirements and guidelines. While some of the Central Connecticut State University scholarships can only be used for specific purposes, many of them can be used for all types of expenses including supplies, tuition, room and board and more. Furthermore, this list can include Central Connecticut State University study abroad scholarships, Central Connecticut State University transfer scholarships, and Central Connecticut State University merit scholarships.

Are these scholarships for CCSU study abroad?

At least a few of these scholarships below can be put toward CCSU study abroad. If the scholarship does not specify a specific purpose or use of funds, then it is most likely eligible. You can double-check with the scholarship provider to confirm.

What scholarships are available to CCSU transfer students?

The ScholarshipPoints and Scholarship Owl scholarships, at least, are open to Central Connecticut State University transfer students and the funds can be put toward all types of expenses. CCSU transfer students face the same financial pressures as normal students, and scholarships providers are well-aware of the need for CCSU transfer scholarships.

Are these CCSU scholarships limited by major?

You’ll need to check each scholarship’s own guidelines to determine if it is restricted to a specific major. However, most scholarships in this database are open to all students - some scholarships may only be open to certain students based on geographic criteria or areas of interest but they should be clearly marked. Whether you’re a nursing student, honors student, engineering major, or studying another discipline, chances are you’ll find at least 1 scholarship for you.

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Alpha Phi Omega Scholarship

Sponsor by Central Connecticut State University Location 1615 Stanley Street, New Britain, CT

Applicant must have a demonstrated record of service to his/her community and school and evidence of leadership in civic and school activities. Applicant must be in good academic standing at the high school or collegiate level.

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Michael D'Amico/Class of 1998 Scholarship

Sponsor by Central Connecticut State University Location 1615 Stanley Street, New Britain, CT

Applicant must be a full-time, undergraduate student who has demonstrated involvement and leadership in student activities. Preference is given to applicants with documented efforts to finance higher education costs through full or part-time employment.

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Abraham F. Kotkin Scholarship

Sponsor by Central Connecticut State University Location 1615 Stanley Street, New Britain, CT

Applicant must have a minimum 2.75 GPA and 45 credits and must present evidence of exemplary involvement in civic and community service activities in the City of New Britain.

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Student Government Association Scholarship

Sponsor by Central Connecticut State University Location 1615 Stanley Street, New Britain, CT

Applicant must have a minimum 2.0 GPA and demonstrate exemplary involvement and leadership at the university.

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Justus Beach Scholarship

Sponsor by Central Connecticut State University Location 1615 Stanley Street, New Britain, CT

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Pauline M. Alt Women's Re-Entry Scholarship

Sponsor by Central Connecticut State University Location 1615 Stanley Street, New Britain, CT

Applicant must be an undergraduate student with a minimum 3.25 GPA and 15 credits. Preference is given to women who have returned to higher education following an absence of three or more years and who have demonstrated their support for the enhancement of women.

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NEEBC Scholarship Award

Sponsor by New England Employee Benefits Council Location 240 Bear Hill Road, Suite 102, Waltham, MA

Applicant must be a full- or part-time undergraduate or graduate student who is considering a career in a benefits-related area such as: health care program design, pension plan design, implementation or administration, retirement strategies, ERISA and legal aspects of employee benefits, work/life programs, health risk management, institutional investing of retirement savings,...

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New England Regional Student Program

Sponsor by New England Board of Higher Education Location 45 Temple Place, Boston, MA

Applicant must be a resident of Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, or Vermont who is enrolled or plans to enroll in a major program at a New England public college or university that is not offered by a public university in applicant's home state.

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Cynthia Guertin Memorial Scholarship

Sponsor by Central Connecticut State University Location 1615 Stanley Street, New Britain, CT

Applicant must have a minimum 2.7 GPA and 60 credits. Applicant must demonstrate exceptional personal convictions as evidenced in his/her life and must show that he/she uses his/her gifts in the service of others.

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Unity Lodge/New Britain Freemasons Scholarship

Sponsor by Central Connecticut State University Location 1615 Stanley Street, New Britain, CT

Applicant must be an undergraduate student with a minimum 2.8 GPA and 30 credits. Applicant must possess exemplary tolerance, respectfulness, kindness, and charity and must exhibit high moral character and good citizenship.

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