Scholarships for Incoming High School Graduates

 

The following scholarships are offered, subject to availability. Scholarship application for new in-coming high school graduates will open April 2019. The deadline to apply will be June 14, 2019. Click here to sign up and apply. For detailed directions, see this document

 

 

KeyBank Scholarship

(10 available)

Award: $500

Named in honor of First Niagara Bank’s contribution to the Gateway Foundation’s Hall of Fame Scholarship. Can be used for tuition, books, and supplies. Based on financial need. Donor: First Niagara Bank. Minimum GPA—3.0.

 

Liberty Bank Foundation High School Scholarship I

(2 available)

Award: $2,000 ($1,000 per year for two years)

For a high school graduate from any of the following New Haven high schools:

  • Common Ground

  • Cooperative Arts & Humanities

  • High School in the Community

  • Hill Regional

  • Hyde

  • Hillhouse

  • Metropolitan Business Academy

  • New Haven Academy

  • Riverside, Sound School

  • Wilbur Cross

 

The scholarship will be paid in equal installments over the two years the recipient is enrolled.

 

To qualify for the second year payment, recipient must have taken a full course load and earned a minimum 2.5 GPA during the first year. Financial need-Expected Family Contribution (EFC) must be less than $2,000. Academic achievement, extracurricular, and community activities considered.

 

Liberty Bank Foundation High School Scholarship II

Award: $2,000 ($1,000 per year for two years)

For a high school graduate from any of the following high schools:

  • Branford HS

  • Daniel Hand

  • North Haven HS

  • Cheshire HS

  • Lyman Hall

  • Mark T. Sheehan

 

The scholarship will be paid in equal installments over the two years the recipient is enrolled.

 

To qualify for the second year payment, recipient must have taken a full course load and earned a minimum 2.5 GPA during the first year. Financial need-Expected Family Contribution (EFC) must be less than $2,000. Academic achievement, extracurricular, and community activities considered.

 

 

Liberty Bank Foundation High School Scholarship III

Award: $2,000 ($1,000 per year for two years)

For a high school graduate from any of the following high schools:

  • East Haven HS

  • Guilford HS,

  • North Branford HS

  • Common Ground

  • Cooperative Arts & Humanities

  • High School in the Community

  • Hill Regional

  • Hyde

  • Hillhouse

  • Metropolitan Business Academy

  • New Haven Academy

  • Riverside

  • Sound School

  • Wilbur Cross

  • Daniel Hand

  • North Haven HS

  • Cheshire HS

  • Lyman Hall

 

The scholarship will be paid in equal installments over the two years the recipient is enrolled. To qualify for the second year payment, recipient must have taken a full course load and earned a minimum 2.5 GPA during the first year. Financial need-Expected Family Contribution (EFC) must be less than $2,000. Academic achievement, extracurricular, and community activities considered.

 

Mr. Miller Memorial Scholarship

Award: $500

Scholarship named in honor of Mr. Miller for an incoming high school student who will be attending Gateway Community College in the fall semester.

 

Student must demonstrate financial need and reside in New Haven, CT. Preference is given to those who approach diversity and multiculturalism in their life experiences with energy and spirit.

Minimum GPA—2.5.

 

Edith & John Charles Prignoli Memorial Scholarship

(2 available)

Award: $500

Named to honor Edith & John Charles Prignoli. A scholarship for a high school senior with financial need and must meet with a College Student Services Representative for counseling once each semester.

 

The scholarship will be renewable for a second year provided that the recipient maintains a 2.5 GPA, a 6 credit course load, and had met the Counseling Requirement. Minimum GPA—2.5.

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