Connecticut Aid for Public College Students (CAPS)
State of Connecticut grants are awarded to Connecticut resident students who have serious financial need. Grants range up to the direct cost of education (tuition, fees, books) per academic year and are based on satisfactory academic progress, financial need, and the availability of funds.
Quinebaug Valley Community College Grant Program (CCG)
This State program allows for the remission of tax-supported tuition, fees, and cost of books for resident students who demonstrate substantial financial need.
Governors Scholarship (GOVSC)
The Office of Higher Education established this scholarship program to annually make need-based financial aid and need-based merit aid available to eligible Connecticut residents enrolled as undergraduates at Connecticut’s public and nonprofit independent institutions of higher education.
This need based scholarship program is available to qualified students who are residents of Connecticut or enrolled in the New England Student Regional Program and plan to enroll as full-time students. Awards are given to students with outstanding academic achievement and financial need. This scholarship if sponsored by the Connecticut Department of Higher Education.