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Governor's Scholarship - Need and Merit-Based Award

Sponsored by: Connecticut Office of Higher Education

Applicants must be a high school senior or high school graduate with a high school junior year class rank of 20 percent or better. Students must have a minimum SAT score of 1800 or ACT score of 27 and plan to attend a Connecticut public or non-profit private college. Selection is based on financial need and academic merit.


Application Deadline February 15
Scholarship, Grant, Fellowship or Contest Scholarship
Awarded every year? yes
Renewable? no
Must be repaid? no
Required to attend a specific school? no
Is a separate application required? yes



Max $5,000

Contact Information

Connecticut Office of Higher Education
Connecticut Office of Higher Education
39 Woodland Street
Hartford, CT 06105-2326 United States

Phone: (860) 947-1855

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