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.
2016 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 email@example.com.