Connecticut Community Foundation scholarships available


WATERBURY — Scholarship applications for the 2011 school year are currently available from the Connecticut Community Foundation in Waterbury.

Students may obtain applications online by visiting The deadline to apply is March 15.

For most of the foundation’s scholarships, first-time applicants must be entering their first year of college in 2011 and live in Greater Waterbury or the Litchfield Hills including Beacon Falls, Naugatuck, and Prospect.

Helping students achieve their dreams of attending college since 1989, the Connecticut Community Foundation is the region’s largest scholarship provider. Last year, students in our region received more than $600,000 in scholarships from funds established by area donors.

For more information, contact Josh Carey, program officer, at, 203-753-1315.