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Scholarship Opportunities

Students must be attending the Hartford Campus for the academic year in which they are awarded.

Hartford Campus Academic Distinction Award$2,000 (1 award)

  • Must be enrolled in at least 6 credits at the Hartford campus
  • Minimum CUM GPA of 3.3
  • Demonstrate character, citizenship, scholarship and financial need
  • Contribution to student life through participation in extracurricular activities

Hartford Campus Scholarship: $1,000 (4 awards)

  • Must be a enrolled in at least 6 credits at the Hartford campus
  • Must have a minimum CUM GPA of 2.7
  • Based on character and citizenship and scholarship
  • Demonstrated financial need
  • Contribution to student life through participation and extracurricular activities

Dr. Judith Ann Coady Scholarship: $50 (one award)

  • Enrolled at the Hartford Campus
  • Minimum CUM GPA of 3.0
  • Must have received an A- or better in an UConn Hartford Campus Sociology course

Dr. Arnold T Orza Scholarship: $1,000 (1 award)

  • Established in honor of Dr. Arnold T Orza, former Campus Director
  • Completion of at least one semester at Hartford
  • Demonstrated financial need
  • Minimum CUM GPA of 3.5
  • Preference to majors in the Humanities

Student Support Services (SSS) Program$1,000 (1 award)

  • Must be enrolled in 6 credits at the Hartford campus
  • Must have started their Undergraduate career in the Student Support Services Program
  • Minimum CUM GPA of 2.7
  • Must demonstrate financial need and academic achievement in the Student Support Services Program

Hartford Campus First Year Award $500 (1 award)

  • Student must have applied to the Hartford Campus as first choice campus;
  • Student must provide proof of application for and receipt of financial aid;
  • Student must have a 3.0 GPA cumulative GPA from their high school;
  • Student must enroll as a full-time student at UConn (12+ credits)