Local Scholarships - Class of 2020
DEADLINE: April 21 at 5:00 PM!
Step 1: Read the Instructional Letter to Parents and Students!
Step 2: Review the attached 2020 Scholarship List (complete with descriptions of each scholarship and the necessary application criteria) offered to the Class of 2020.
Step 3: Use the Local Scholarship Checklist to identify which scholarships you are applying to - The checklist MUST BE completed, downloaded as a PDF and emailed with your completed applications.
Step 4: Local Scholarship Common Application - For most scholarships this application is used, so complete the basic information and then go to File > Make a Copy. Make as many copies as scholarships you are applying for. Add your last name to the title of each copy. Then fill out the sections asking for the specific scholarship information. Download each common application as a PDF before submission via email.
Some scholarships require a separate special application as indicated in the Criteria; special applications can be obtained below:
- Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Tau Xi Omega Book Awards
- Thomas A. Bartlett "Making a Difference" Scholarship
- Hamden Art League Scholarship
- Hamden High School Music Parents Organization Scholarship
- Hamerman-Moody Scholarship
Some scholarships require a special essay as indicated in the link - 2020 Scholarship List. These special essays should be typed on the last page of the common application.
- If your TRANSCRIPT is required with the application, it will be provided directly by the Counseling Office. *No Need to Request.
Please follow the submission process and guidelines as outlined below in Step 5!!!
TIP 1: Make sure each of your applications include the following items in the title of your Google DOCS: Last name, first initial - Name of Scholarship