Who Provides These Scholarships?

Thanks to the generosity of Philanthropists throughout the community we are able to provide a variety of scholarships to a diverse group of students from all walks of life.  Our scholarships assist students in many areas such as tuition, textbooks, supplies and in some cases a private tutor.

Who is Eligible to Apply?

Tunxis encourages all incoming and current students to apply.


 Foundation-Logo2016 Tunxis Community College Foundation Scholarships

Thanks to the generosity of many Donors we are able to provide a variety of scholarships to incoming and current students.

For more information contact Helen Sneed.

Scholarship Funds & Highlights (partial listing, subject to change)

Accounting Scholarship ($1,000)
Andrew Feiner Veteran Scholarship Award ($500)
Barnes Group Foundation Scholarship ($500)
The Bencivengo Dental Hygiene Scholarship ($500)
Bristol – Housing Authority of the City of Bristol Scholarship (Five (5) $1,000 each)
Bristol Police Department Textbook Scholarship ($500)

Ruth Carlin Memorial Art Scholarships (Scholarships range from $500 to $1,000 each)
Clinton Roberts Foundation Scholarship (Two (2) $1,250 each)
D’Amato Construction Company Scholarship ($1000)
ESL and International Behnaz Perri Scholarship ($750 each tuition, books or private tutor)
Peggy and Dick Ficks Scholarship ($1,000)
Foley Services ($500) 

Follet Bookstore Scholarship ($500)
Future Passport (Two scholarships for full tuition, books & fees!)
Hartford Foundation for Public Giving (HFPG) Scholarships (10 scholarships $1,000 each)
Kendall C. Scott Criminal Justice Scholarship ($250

Liberty Bank Foundation Scholarships – incoming students (Three (3) $1,000 each for 2 years)
Matthew Marc Melanson Memorial Scholarship ($500)

Miranda Early Childhood Education Award (Three (3) $500 each)
Kyla Armento Ryng Scholarship ($1,000)
Smith Family Scholarship ($250 in memory of Phyllis Smith)
Dr. Sidney L. Roth Dental Auxiliaries Scholarship ($250)
Christopher Anthony Sirois Memorial Scholarship ($1,000)
Schaller Auto World Fund of the Community Foundation of Greater New Britain
Stanley Black & Decker Scholarship ($1,000)

Gregory and Helen G. Sneed Scholarship ($1,250)
Sydelle B. Seltzer Dental Hygiene Scholarship ($150)
TRUMPF Scholarship ($500)
Textbook Scholarships ($250 each)
Tunxis Foundation Academic Excellence Scholarships (Ten (10) scholarships $1,500 each)
Veterans’ OASIS Textbook-Techbook Scholarship ($250)
Vitrano Family Scholarship ($1,000)
Voight Family Scholarship ($500)
Zhakov International Textbook Scholarship ($250) 

For more information, contact Financial Aid (860.773.1422) or email us at tx-finaid@tunxis.edu.

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