2020 SCSU Scholarships

SCSU net price is at $15,240.00 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 Southern Connecticut State University. SCSU awards an average of $23,250.00 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, SCSU 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 Haven, then those costs could be even higher.

53% of full-time students receive local or institutional grants with an average award size of $6,603.00. Furthermore, 41% of students receive federal grants with an average amount of $4,593.00.

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

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

There are 2 scholarships totaling $5,000.00 available to residents. You can easily browse through all 2 scholarships below.

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

Each scholarship below may have different requirements and guidelines. While some of the Southern 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 Southern Connecticut State University study abroad scholarships, Southern Connecticut State University transfer scholarships, and Southern Connecticut State University merit scholarships.

Are these scholarships for SCSU study abroad?

At least a few of these scholarships below can be put toward SCSU 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 SCSU transfer students?

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

Are these SCSU 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.


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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