2022-2023 Scholarship Applications

Scholarship Guidelines and Checklist

Transcript Request Form (pdf) (high school students only)

Contact scholarships@northwestcf.org with any questions.

Northwest CT Community Foundation Scholarships

Graduating seniors and current college students: apply for scholarships through the Community Foundation Scholarship Application. Scholarship parameters are established by donors. You may qualify for scholarships based on your residence in a specific town, attendance at a specific high school, your career focus, and/or many other parameters. Many—but not all—scholarships consider academic excellence and financial need.

Northwest CT Community Foundation Scholarship Online Portal

The deadline for the 2022-2023 Northwest CT Community Foundation Scholarship application was April 1, 2022. Please check back mid-January 2023 for the 2023-2024 scholarship application.

SVNA Educational Enrichment Program Scholarship

Consistent with the SVNA’s mission to provide the best home health, hospice and preventative care, this scholarship supports health care professionals pursuing continued education in a health care field, except Pre Med, who reside in Canaan, Cornwall, Goshen, Kent, Norfolk, North Canaan, Salisbury, Sharon or Warren. $10,000 per year for up to 4 years

The deadline for the 2022-2023 SVNA Educational Enrichment Program Scholarship application was April 1, 2022.

SVNA EMT/EMR Scholarships

The Salisbury Visiting Nurse Association's educational assistance program provides scholarships for Emergency Medical Technician, Advanced Emergency Medical Technician, Emergency Medical Response certifications, as well as other employment related healthcare certifications up to $1,000 each. This program is designed to support adult learners beginning or elevating their careers in health care.

Eligibility is restricted to anyone who resides in (or who is a dependent of someone who resides in) the towns of: Canaan/Falls Village, Cornwall, Goshen, Kent, Norfolk, North Canaan, Salisbury, Sharon, and Warren.

Application Deadline:
This is a rolling open invitation, there is no close date

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Cornwall Conservation Trust

Graduating seniors of Regional District #1 High School or college students who are residents of Region 1 who possess a profound concern for the environment as demonstrated by participation in ecological, forestry, FFA or biological activities. Preference will be given to Cornwall residents.

Apply online through the Cornwall Conservation Trust

The deadline for the 2022-2023 Cornwall Conservation Trust scholarship application was May 1, 2022.

Friends of John Ponte Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship is available for graduating seniors from Lewis S. Mills High School and Torrington High School who exemplify, through their participation in athletics, the qualities and interests of the late John Ponte, including leadership skills and exemplary character.

Torrington High School applicants must demonstrate participation in baseball and/or football. This scholarship is not need‐based and does not require a FAFSA or SAR.

Friends of John Ponte Memorial Scholarship Application (Lewis S. Mills High School)

Friends of John Ponte Memorial Scholarship Application (Torrington High School)

The deadline for the 2022-2023 Friends of John Ponte application was April 1, 2022.

Torrington UNICO Scholarship Application

There are multiple scholarships available for high school seniors and students currently attending college who reside in Litchfield County. Scholarship descriptions are listed on the UNICO scholarship application.

Torrington UNICO Scholarship Application

The deadline for the 2022-2023 Torrington UNICO Scholarship application was April 1, 2022.

*Barkhamsted, Bethlehem, Canaan (Falls Village), Colebrook, Cornwall, Goshen, Hartland, Harwinton, Kent, Litchfield, Morris, New Hartford, Norfolk, North Canaan, Salisbury, Sharon, Torrington, Warren, Washington, and Winsted.

Contact your Community Foundation staff at: (860) 626-1245 to discuss your charitable giving options and goals.