2018-2019 Scholarship Applications

Scholarship Applications deadline for the 2018-2019 Academic Year was April 1, 2018. Applications for the 2019-2020 Academic year will be available in January 2019.

Visit Scholarship Opportunities to learn more about available scholarships.

Guidelines and Checklist

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

Cornwall Conservation Trust

This scholarship is for 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 until May 1, 2018.

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 Applications for Lewis S. Mills and Torrington High School students will be available in January 2019.

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.

The 2019-2020 Torrington UNICO Scholarship Application will be available in January 2019.

*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.