Scholarships for Current Gateway Students

The following scholarships are subject to availability. The scholarship application will open in February 2020. The deadline to apply will be Wednesday, March 31, 2020. Below is a sample of available scholarships. This list is subject to change. For detailed directions, see this document

 

Access to Success Scholarship / Award: $500

The Access to Success Scholarship was created to honor Dr. Dorsey L. Kendrick her retirement from Gateway Community College after 17 years who is a tireless advocate for open access to higher education. Scholarship is for a student in an Associate degree program, have a financial need. Minimum GPA—2.5.

 

Philomena M. Abell Nursing Scholarship /

Award: $300
Named in memory of the mother of a Gateway Community College faculty member. Must be accepted or enrolled in the Nursing program. Minimum GPA—2.75, after completing 12 credits.

Albertus Magnus Scholarship / Award: $750

Named in honor of Albertus Magnus' support of the Gateway Foundation Hall of Fame event. A merit/need scholarship that can be used for tuition, books or supplies. Preference given to those pursing degrees in Criminal Justice, Computer Science or Accounting. Minimum GPA: 3.3

Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Nursing/Allied Health Scholarship / Award: $1,000
Established by Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield. Completed 30 or more credits. Must be enrolled in the Nursing or an Allied Health program. Based on financial need. Minimum GPA—2.5.

 

Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Scholarship / Award: $750
Named in honor of Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield's contribution to the Gateway Foundation's Hall of Fame event. A merit/need scholarship that can be used for tuition, books, supplies, or living expenses. Child or grandchild of ABCBS associate preferred.

Margaret Bauer Scholarship / Award: $1,000
A merit/need scholarship that can be used for tuition, books, supplies, or living expenses. Must be enrolled in one of the Business Office Technology associate degree programs. Minimum GPA—2.5.

Chaine des Rostisseurs CT Biallage Scholarship / Award $2,000

The Confrerie de la Chaine des Rostisseurs CT Biallage created a scholarship for a student in the Culinary Arts program.

 

Chamber Insurance Trust Scholarship / Award: $500
Named in honor of Chamber Insurance Trust’s support of the Gateway Foundation Hall of Fame event. A merit/need scholarship that can be used for tuition, books, or supplies. Minimum GPA—2.75.

 

Chenard Family Scholarship / Award: $500

Established to honor the Chenard Family. Scholarship is for tuition, fees, books, or living expenses. Must have completed at least one semester at Gateway, demonstrated aptitude and/or interest in Math or Science, financial need demonstrated by an estimated family contribution of $2,000 or less. Minimum GPA—3.20.

CIU Travel Italian Culture Scholarship /

Award: $1,000

Scholarship for students with a strong interest in Italian cuisine and culture.

Connecticut Public Scholarship / Award: $750

Named in honor CT Public's contribution to the Gateway Foundation’s Hall of Fame event. A merit/need scholarship that can be used for tuition, books, supplies, or living expenses. Minimum GPA—3.0.

Curran Allied Health Scholarship / Award: $500
A merit/need scholarship that can be used for tuition, books, or supplies at Gateway Community College. Must be enrolled in an Allied Health program. Minimum GPA—3.0.

 

Curran Early Childhood Education (Career) Scholarship / Award: $500
A merit/need scholarship that can be used for tuition, books, or supplies at Gateway Community College. Must be enrolled in an Early Childhood Career program. Minimum GPA—2.75.

 

Curran Early Childhood Education Special Education Scholarship / Award: $500
A merit/need scholarship that can be used for tuition, books, supplies, or living expenses. Must be enrolled in an Early Childhood Special Education program. Minimum GPA—2.75.

 

Curran General Studies/Liberal Arts Scholarship / Award: $500
A merit/need scholarship that can be used for tuition, books, supplies, or living expenses. Must be enrolled in General Studies or Liberal Arts program. Minimum GPA—2.75.

 

Curran General Studies Scholarship / Award: $500
A merit/need scholarship that can be used for tuition, books, supplies, or living expenses. Must be enrolled in General Studies program. Minimum GPA—2.75.

 

Curran Human Services Scholarship / Award: $500
A merit/need scholarship that can be used for tuition, books, supplies, or living expenses. Must be enrolled in Human Services program. Minimum GPA—2.75.

 

Curran Liberal Arts Scholarship / Award: $500
A merit/need scholarship that can be used for tuition, books, supplies, or living expenses. Must be enrolled in Liberal Arts program. Minimum GPA—2.75.

 

Curran On Campus Club or Student Government Association Member Scholarship / Award: $250
A merit/need scholarship that can be used for tuition, books, supplies, or living expenses. Must demonstrate active participation in a club or student government.

Minimum GPA—2.75.

 

Curran Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship / Award: $500
A merit/need scholarship that can be used for tuition, books or supplies. Must be an active Phi Theta Kappa member.

Minimum GPA—3.3.

 

Curran Studio Arts/Graphic Arts Scholarship /

Award: $500
A merit/need scholarship that can be used for tuition, books, or supplies. Must be enrolled in Studio Arts or Studio Graphic Arts program. Minimum GPA—2.75.

 

Curran Transfer Scholarship / Award: $500
A merit/need scholarship that can be used for tuition. Must be graduating from Gateway Community Collage and transferring to a four-year institution. Minimum GPA—2.75.

 

Frederick DeLuca Scholarship / Award: $2,000

Awarded to students who have demonstrated academic achievement, as well as financial need. Participation in extra-curricular activities, employed while attending school.
Minimum GPA—3.0.

 

Todd Dogolo Scholarship / Award: $300
Named in memory of the son of a Gateway Community College employee. Should have an interest in pursuing a career in mathematics or science. Minimum GPA—3.0.

 

Mario Fasano Scholarship / Award: $300
In memory of Mario Fasano, a Gateway student. For an adult learner who has returned to school after facing adversity to seek a degree to better him/herself. Student should be heavily involved in student leadership roles on campus or have worked as a student employee at GCC for two semesters. Student shall embody the spirit of Mario Fasano with his/her dedication to GCC and passion for learning. Graduating students who are transferring to another college or university may apply for the scholarship. Minimum GPA—2.5.

 

Richard Fiore Memorial Scholarship / Award: $1,000
Must be a Mathematics, Science, or Nursing student.

Minimum GPA—3.0.

 

Miguel A. García-Negrón Memorial Scholarship / Award: $250

Named in memory of Miguel A. García-Negrón, Professor Emeritus of Mathematics at Gateway Community College and a founding professor of Greater New Haven State Technical College. Awarded to a full-time student who has a strong interest in mathematics, has completed at least 12 credits at Gateway Community College, is a current full-time student (at least 12 credits) at Gateway Community College, and is enrolled in Calculus I (currently MAT 254) or higher. Minimum overall 3.0 GPA/minimum 3.33 math GPA.

GM-ASEP Scholarship / Award: $250
Scholarship for tuition, books, and supplies for a second year student enrolled in GM-ASEP automotive program.

Minimum GPA—3.0.

 

G-MEN Scholarship / Award: $500
Open to a male student accepted into the Nursing program at Gateway. Need based. Minimum GPA—2.7.

 

Thomas & Barbara Griggs Railroad Scholarship / Award: $500
Named in honor of Thomas & Barbara Griggs for a student in the Railroad: Signaling & Comm Opt or Railroad Engineering Technology program.

Iron Chef Fellowship / Award: $725
A merit/need scholarship that can be used for tuition, books, supplies, or living expenses. Iron Chef Fellows will be selected for the 2017 fall semester. Must be enrolled in 12 or more credits in the Hotel or Food Service Management or Culinary Arts program. Minimum GPA—2.75.

Frank Adam Jurczyk Sr. Scholarship / Award: $1,500
Established by Thomas Jurczyk in memory of his father. Based on financial need. Must be resident of New Haven County and U.S. citizen. Recipient can accept no other scholarship.

KeyBank Scholarship / Award: $500

Named in honor of KeyBank’s contribution to Gateway Foundation. Can be used for tuition, books, and supplies. Must be in a Business Administration, Computer Science, Entrepreneurial, or Hospitality Management program. Based on financial need. Minimum GPA—3.0.

Laptop Scholarship / Award: $350 value

Thanks to the generosity of many donors and the following $1,000 sponsors to Gateway Foundation’s Hall of Fame event: Laptop Sponsors:  Aldo Dedominicis Foundation, AMR, AT&T, Helene & Jeffrey Augustine, John J. Brennan Construction Co., Patricia & Hiram Brett, Carmody Torrance Sandak & Hennessey, Elsie Chapman, Daniel Caron, Thomas & Mary Ellen Cody, Comcast, Community Foundation for Greater New Haven, The Eder Family Foundation, Gordon & Shelly Geballe, GHD Consulting Services, Inc., Steve & Sally Glick, Lindy Lee Gold, Greater New Haven Chamber of Commerce, Thomas Griggs & Ed Bottomley, Harper-Haines Fluid Control, Halsey Associates, Housatonic Community College Foundation, Hylwa, Sarah Jamison & Pedro Soto, Dwight Johnson, LAZ Parking, Mimi Lines, Marcum, Cynthia & Paul McCraven, Neubert Pepe & Monteith, NewAlliance Foundation, People's United Bank, Linda Randell, The Regional Water Authority, Cornell Scott Hill Health Center, Gladys Soto, Tracy & Timothy Stuart, Suzio York Hill, Synder Civil Engineering, LLC, Tighe & Bond, Dacia Toll & Jeffrey Klaus, TradeMark Contractors LLC, Wells Fargo Bank, C.A. White, Workforce Alliance, and Yale University Office of New Haven & State Affairs. Minimum GPA—3.0.

Larry A. Laukhuf Memorial Scholarship / Award: $750

Scholarship is for tuition, books, and supplies. For a student on financial aid, with a preference for a work/study student in Central Duplicating. Minimum GPA—3.0.

Freddy & Eusebio Luna Scholarship / Award: $250

Scholarship in memory of Freddy and Eusebio Luna, brothers of Dr. Wilson Luna, Dean of Students at Gateway Community College. Student must have an EFC of $2,000 or less. Minimum GPA—2.5.

Donald J. McCarthy Jr. Memorial Scholarship /

Award: $500
Named in memory of Donald J. McCarthy Jr., a former student and instructor at Gateway. For tuition, books, and supplies. Must have interest in pursuing a career in teaching Math. Minimum GPA—3.0.

McFarland & SNA Scholarship / Award: $500

The McFarland & Student Nurses Association (SNA) Scholarship was established by Prof. Barbara McFarland and the Gateway CC SNA. It is for a graduating senior nursing student; active in the SNA through their nursing education at Gateway Community College, letter from SNA Advisor required; Matriculated or applied to a Bachelor's in Science Nursing (BSN), copy of acceptance letter or application required.

Michael J. Landino Memorial Fellowship / Award: $500
The Michael J. Landino Memorial Fellowship will be based on   the recommendation of the Automotive Department Chair in consultation with the faculty members of the Automotive Technology Department and the following criteria:

enrollment in the last semester of an Associate’s Degree or Certificate Program in the Automotive Technology Department,   and financial need, Minimum GPA—2.5.

Donald Lostritto Engineering Technology Scholarship / Award: $1,000

Scholarship created by former Electrical Engineering Technology Professor Donald Lostritto. This scholarship is for a student in any Engineering Technology program, have earned at least 30 credits, and have a minimum GPA of 3.0

Michael Murphy Fellowship / Award: $500
Named in memory of Michael Murphy, former director of Counseling at Gateway. Student must have a passion for becoming a counselor. Michael Murphy Fellow will be selected for the 2014 fall semester. Must be taking at least 6 credits. Recommendation must be from the DARC Program coordinator, Prof. Cher Shannon.

Minimum GPA—3.0.

NewAlliance Foundation Allied Health Fellow /

Award: Varies
NewAlliance Foundation Allied Health Fellow will be selected for the fall semester. Student with the highest-ranked grade point average accepted into an Allied Health program. Gateway Community College Foundation Scholarships will be chosen as NewAlliance Foundation Allied Health Fellow. Award will help provide funding for the Fall and Spring semesters at Gateway following selection.

 

NewAlliance Foundation Nursing Fellow /

Award: Varies
NewAlliance Foundation Nursing Fellow will be selected for the fall semester. Student with the highest-ranked grade point average accepted into a Nursing program will be chosen as NewAlliance Foundation Nursing Fellow. Award will help provide funding for the Fall and Spring semesters at Gateway following selection.

Nightingale Nursing Scholarship / Award: $500

The Nightingale Scholarship is a gift from the 2017 Gateway CC Nursing Class. Must be enrolled in Nursing program. Not receiving financial aid. Demonstrated financial need. Minimum GPA—2.75

North Haven Rotary Foundation Scholarship / $1,000

Resident of North Haven, enrolled in Automotive, Electrical, Manufacturing, Mechanical, or Computer Engineering Technology preferred, Must attend a North Haven Rotary breakfast. Minimum GPA—2.5.

 

Francis S. Noonan Scholarship / Award: $250
Funded by the Noonan Family in honor of Francis S. Noonan, who was a member of the Board of Trustees of Connecticut’s Technical Colleges (1979-83). Must be a graduating student majoring in an Engineering Technology, Computer Science Technology, or Automotive program. Must demonstrate involvement in activities.

Carmen ‘Snooky’ Parlato Scholarship / Award: $600
Open to a student enrolled in the Automotive Technology program at Gateway who is taking six or more credits. Preference given to students who hold a full-time job or have significant family responsibilities. Must be a U.S. citizen. Minimum GPA—2.5.

 

Paussa Family Fellowship / Award: $250

The Paussa Family Fellowship was created by the Paussa family. It is for a first generation student, demonstrates leadership within the Gateway student community, and has an entrepreneurial spirit and determination to complete a degree. Minimum GPA—2.75
 

Cheryl Anderson Pegues Book Scholarship /

Award: $300
Open to residents of Hamden or New Haven, CT, or those born in West Virginia. Must be eligible for financial aid. Must be active in a Gateway Community College student group or outside community service organization. Minimum GPA—3.0.

 

Melissa Pringle Memorial Scholarship / Award: $500
To help in Summer Clinical Practicum II at Gateway. Open to a female Radiography student who is a single parent. Must have demonstrated dedication, compassion, and character through commitment to the program, classmates, patients, and community. Minimum GPA—3.0.

Melton/McAvay Scholarship / Award: $750

Named in honor of Ruby Melton & Gail McAvay's support of the Gateway Foundation Hall of Fame event. The scholarship is $750 and renewable for a second year providing student maintains the 3.00 GPA ● A merit/need scholarship that can be used for tuition, books or supplies  ● Minimum GPA: 3.00.

Regional Water Authority Scholarship / $750

Named in honor of the Regional Water Authority’s support of the Gateway Foundation Hall of Fame event. A merit/need scholarship that can be used for tuition, books or supplies, Must be in one of the following programs: Clean Water Management, Water Management, or Public Utility Management, Minimum GPA—3.0.

 

Jason Richardson Scholarship / Award: $500
Named in memory of Jason Richardson, husband of Althea Marshall Brooks, Gateway Foundation Board Member. Must be a New Haven resident and enrolled in Liberal Arts or Art Program.

Minimum GPA—2.5.

 

Robinson + Cole Scholarship / Award: $750
Named in honor of Robinson & Cole’s support of the Gateway Foundation Hall of Fame event. A merit/need scholarship that can be used for tuition, books, or supplies. Minimum GPA—2.75.

David Servin Memorial Scholarship / Award: $750
A scholarship for tuition, books, and supplies. Must be Liberal Arts and Sciences major, enrolled in or previously completed a class with Professor Medina. Must demonstrate an interest in helping others and have overcome personal obstacles. Minimum GPA—2.5.

Southern Connecticut State University Foundation Scholarship / Award: $750

Named in honor of Southern Connecticut State University Foundation's contribution to the Gateway Foundation’s Hall of Fame event. A merit/need scholarship that can be used for tuition, books, supplies, or living expenses. Minimum GPA—3.0.

Margaret McAllister Spain Memorial Scholarship / Award: $300
A merit/need scholarship that can be used for tuition, books, supplies, or living expenses. Must demonstrate commitment to his/her community. Must be enrolled in Early Childhood Education Continued Study program. Minimum GPA—2.75.

Paul Swann Athletics Scholarship / Award: $600

Scholarship named in honor of Paul Swann, former director of athletics.  A need scholarship that can be used for tuition, books, or supplies. Must be on the men's or women's basketball team. Minimum GPA—2.5.

Susan K. Swirsky Phi Theta Kappa Officer Scholarship / Award: $750

The Susan K. Swirsky Phi Theta Kappa Officer Scholarship was created to honor Susan Swirsky for her dedication to the Phi Theta Kappa Chapter at Gateway Community College. Student must be or have been an officer of the Phi Theta Kappa Chapter, must be graduating and will be attending a four-year institution in the fall semester. Officer must outline/explain their service as an officer of the chapter and provide documentation that they have applied to a four-year institution. Minimum GPA—3.3

 

Jan Trifiatis Business Scholarship / Award: $500
Recognizes a continuing Business major who demonstrates an ability to balance a full academic, work, and family life. A merit/ need scholarship that can be used for tuition, books, or supplies. Must have 9 credits minimum completed, or be in process in Business Department coursework. Must be a declared Business major in a certificate or degree program. Preference given to a declared Accounting degree or certificate major. Minimum GPA—2.5.

 

UIL/SCG Scholarship / Award: $750

Named in honor of UIL/SCG's contribution to the Gateway Foundation’s Hall of Fame event. A merit/need scholarship that can be used for tuition, books, supplies, or living expenses. Minimum GPA—3.0.

Williams Service-Learning Scholarship / Award: $500
A merit/need scholarship that can be used for tuition, books, and supplies. At least 10 hours per semester of documented active participation in service and/or service-learning activities sponsored by Gateway Community College. Minimum GPA—2.5.

The WorkPlace Scholarship / Award: $750

Named in honor of The WorkPlace's contribution to the Gateway Foundation’s Hall of Fame event. A merit/need scholarship that can be used for tuition, books, supplies, or living expenses. Minimum GPA—3.0.

 

Norman H. Wuestefeld Scholarship / Award: $1,000
Named in memory of Norman H. Wuestefeld, who served as a board member of the Gateway Community College Foundation and on several Foundation committees. Must be enrolled in an Engineering Technology, Engineering Science, or Technology Studies program. Minimum GPA—2.75.

Yale-New Haven Hospital Scholarship / Award: $750
Named in honor of Yale-New Haven Hospital’s contributions to the Gateway Foundation’s Hall of Fame event. Must be enrolled in Nursing or an Allied Health program. Must be enrolled for 6 or more credits. Minimum GPA—3.0.

Zoldy Family Scholarship / Award: $1,000

The Zoldy Family created a scholarship for an adult learner who is 25 years or older • has financial need• minimum GPA—2.5

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