Connecticut Office of Higher Education/Governor's Scholarship Program--Need/Merit Scholarship

This program provides scholarships to eligible Connecticut residents attending eligible institutions of higher education in Connecticut. Eligibility is based on a minimum SAT score of 1800, or a minimum ACT score of 27 and/or top 20% ranking in the students junior year high school class. Applications must be filed through the students high school counseling office. In addition, all students must file a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and, as a result, have an Expected Family Contribution (EFC) equal to or less than the annual allowable maximum EFC. Both the application and FAFSA must be processed by February 15th.

Award Information

Award Amount
$900 - $5,000
Number of Awards
2,404
Application Deadline
February 15
Available to Class Level
Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
Renewability
Renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
3.5
Ethnicity/Heritage
None specified
Residency
Connecticut
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
Connecticut
Area of Study
None specified
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Student Financial Aid Consultant
Connecticut Office of Higher Education
Address
39 Woodland Street
City, State, Zip
Hartford, CT , 06105
Telephone
(860) 947-1855
E-mail
sfa@ctohe.org
Website
Website

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