Scholarship applications for the 2014 school year are currently available from the Connecticut Community Foundation in Waterbury.

Students may apply online by visiting The deadline for re-applicants (students who received CCF awards last year) to apply is Friday, February 14, 2014. The deadline for new (first-time) CCF applicants to apply is Friday, March 14, 2014.

For most of the Foundation’s scholarships, first-time applicants must be entering their first year of college in 2014 and live in Greater Waterbury, Cheshire, or the Litchfield Hills which includes Beacon Falls, Bethlehem, Bridgewater, Cheshire, Goshen, Litchfield, Middlebury, Morris, Naugatuck, New Milford, Oxford, Prospect, Roxbury, Southbury, Thomaston, Warren, Washington, Waterbury, Watertown, Wolcott, or Woodbury.

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 $700,000 in scholarships from funds established by area donors.


For more information, contact Josh Carey, Director of Grants Management, at, 203-753-1315.