Scholarship Name

Who Can Apply?

Application Requirements


Due Date

Dunkin Donuts Scholarship Program

All students who plan on attending college.

Online application

March 15th2017


All students attending a 2 or 4 year college to pursue a career in engineering, basic sciences, or manufacturing

Personal Essay

Community Service Essay

Letters of Recommendation

March 22nd2017

Quinebaug Volunteer Fire Department

Lt. George W. Walker & Chief Joseph Donovan Sr. Scholarships

Thompson Residents

Paper Application

Application in Guidance

March 24th2017

Thompson Lions Club


Thompson Residents

Paper Application

Application in Guidance

March 31st 2017

WTRTA Scholarship

All students who plan to pursue a career in teaching


Three Letters of Recommendation

Student Aid Report (FAFSA)

High School Transcript

SAT Scores

Application in Guidance

March 31st 2017

TEEG Fran Roy Memorial Scholarship

Residents of Thomson, Woodstock, or Pomfret who actively participate in community service activities

Paper Application

Essay- Community Service

Letter of Recommendation

Application in Guidance

April 1st2017

Joe Lieberman CT Scholarship


All students with a B average, outstanding leadership, and a record of community service

Online Application:


Recommendation Form

April 1st2017

Stephen Phillips Memorial Scholarship Fund

All students attending 4 year universities who also have financial need.

Online application:


Two letters of recommendation

SAR Report (FAFSA)

Financial Aid Package from college


Tax forms

Essays and short answer questions

April 3rd2017

Community Foundation of Eastern Connecticut Scholarships

All students should apply. CFECT is one application for multiple scholarships

Online Application with Essay Requirements

April 7th2017

Killingly-Brooklyn Rotary Club

Killingly or Brooklyn students planning on attending college

Paper Application

Essay 500 words- Community Service

Recommendation Letters

Application in Guidance

April 14th2017

Wakley Foundation Scholarship


All students who plan on attending college.

Essay 500-1,000 words:

You are a member of a volunteer organization that has been able to do a lot of good work in the community. However, members’ interest is fading, and there are concerns that the organization may not continue as it once did. Keeping in mind that "volunteer" is the operative word, how would you go about rekindling members’ enthusiasm in this organization?

Application in Guidance

April 15th2017

New England Institute of Technology Senior Scholarship

All students who plan on attending NEIT

Letter of Recommendation

Sign-up in Guidance

April 20th2017

The Rotary Club of Plainfield


Residents of Plainfield, Sterling, or Canterbury

Paper Application

Essay Portion

Letters of Recommendation

Application in Guidance

April 24th2017

Milton Fisher Scholarship

Students who have shown innovation, creativity, and problem solving skills to make a significant positive change in their community

Online Application:


Letter of Recommendation

FAFSA Report

Financial Aid Packages from College

April 30th2017

Ekonk Community Grange Scholarship

All students from Sterling/Voluntown or members of the Ekonk Community Grange

1.     Statement from Parent

2.     Letter from School Counselor

3.     Two Additional Letters of Recommendation

4.     Student Essay

5.     Proof of College Acceptance

Application in Guidance

May 1st2017

Andrew Shippee Memorial Scholarship

All students who was an 8th grade graduate of Sterling Community School

Paper Application

Two Letters of Recommendation


Essay- Community Service

Application in Guidance

May 15th2017

B. Davis Scholarship


All Students who plan on attending college

Essay 1,000 words:

Describe the three characteristics of leadership you value most.  Discuss why you believe that these traits are so important and how you feel that they are developed in an individual.

May 22nd2017

Abbott and Fenner Scholarship


All students who plan on attending college


June 12th2017

BigSun Scholarship


Student athletes who plan on attending college

Essay 500-1,000 Words:


How did your participation in sports during your high school years influence you? 
Has your participation influenced your career goals? 
Has your participation influenced how you relate to your family?

June 19th2017

Aspiring Nurse Scholarship-Nursing Schools Almanac


All students who plan to pursue a career in nursing

Essay 500 Words:


Why are you passionate about joining the nursing profession and how you will use your nursing education to improve the healthcare of others

June 30th2017