All Opportunities

Welcome to Western Connecticut State University Scholarship Opportunities Homepage.

Our system is currently accepting general applications for the 2023 – 2024 academic year!
By submitting your General Application, you will be automatically applied to numerous scholarship opportunities. There are some opportunities that require additional information.

Below you will find a listing of scholarships available to WCSU students with brief information about the scholarship qualifications. To apply for scholarships, you must first sign in with the same username and password you use to access the WCSU login portal. You will then have the opportunity to complete a general application and, if applicable, apply for specific scholarships.

Recommendations for most scholarship opportunities will begin in the month of April and will continue through May. Notification of final decisions will be confirmed in June.
The recommended apply to date is April 15 to be considered during the initial selection phase.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$2,500 Ana Marquez-Greene Endowed Music Scholarship
This endowment was created to remember and honor Ana Marquez-Greene,...
Varies Annual Fund Nursing Scholarship
This scholarship is funded through donations received thru annual fund...
$1,000 Anonymous Donor Nursing Scholarship
This scholarship was established by an anonymous donor for undergraduate...
Varies Anthony & Julia Caraluzzi Family Scholarship
This scholarship was established by the Caraluzzi Family for students...
Varies Anthony & Julia Caraluzzi Family Scholarship for the WCSU Ancell School of Business
The scholarship was established by the Caraluzzi family for...
$1,000 Arthur & Alberta Rosien Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was established in 1999 through a bequest from alumnus...
$1,500 ARZA-IICONN Internship Scholarship
This initiative is designed to honor and commemorate the life and legacy...
Varies Austin P. Tautkus Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was created through the generosity of Austin’s family...
$1,000 Barbara Joy Kessman Scholarship
This scholarship was created with a donation from a family member who...
$1,000 Boehringer-Ingelheim Biochemistry
This scholarship was created in 1985 by the Boehringer Ingelheim...
$0.00 Bruce I. Goldsen Radio Brodcasting Scholarship
This scholarship was established with funds received from Sue Goldsen,...
$1,000 Carey Foundation Fund
This scholarship was established in 1999 by Raymond Carey, of...
Varies Carl F. Norden Scholarship
This scholarship was created with a donation from the Barden Foundation,...
Varies Charles E. Wrinn Memorial Scholarship Endowment for Small Business Management Students
The Housatonic Industrial Development Corporation (HIDC) created this...
$9,434.50 Clarisse & Henry Arnhold Scholarship
This scholarship was established in 2012 through a gift to create the...
$2,000 Colonel Theodore W. & Harriet P. Davis Scholarship
The Colonel Theodore W. & Harriet P. Davis Scholarship was established...
$1,000 Communication Department Emeritus Faculty Scholarship
This scholarship is named in honor of Communication department faculty...
$1,500 Cory & Lizette Plock Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship was endowed by a donation from Cory & Lizette Plock to...
Varies Craig Lundwall Memorial Scholarship
The Craig Lundwall Memorial Scholarship was established in 2001, shortly...
$2,500 Darryl Ohrt Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was established in 2018 by WestConn alumni, William...
$2,000 Dave & Nancy Nurnberger Scholarship
This endowed scholarship was created with a gift by David & Nancy...
$2,000 Dianna Storbino Poodiack Foundation Scholarship
This scholarship was created to assist 1st generation WCSU students who...
$1,000 Dr. Jean Kreizinger Biology Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship, established in 1999, is awarded to an undergraduate...
Varies Dr. John M. Tufts Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was created with a donation from Dr. Alice L.Carolan in...
$1,250 Dr. Joseph Cherry Memorial Nursing Scholarship
This scholarship is presented to Greater Danbury area undergraduate...
$1,000 Dr. Mel Goldstein Endowed Scholarship
This endowment was created to provide scholarships to undergraduate...
$0.00 Dr. Victor Ruderman Memorial Endowed Scholarship
This endowed scholarship was established by Dr. Lilyan Ruderman in...
$4,000 Ellen M. Hancock STEM Scholarship
This scholarship was established by W. Jason & Ellen Hancock for the...
$5,000 Fiorita, Kornhaas & VanHouten P.C. Accounting Scholarship
This scholarship was created by Fiorita, Kornhaas & Company, P.C. The...
$1,000 Francis E. Allen Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was established by a bequest from Frances E. Allen to...
$1,000 Gail P. Shaker Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was established by Lea Neylan in memory of her...
$1,250 Gino Arconti Constitutional Law Scholarship
This scholarship was established in 1999 in memory of former Danbury...
$2,000 Grolier/Dante Cirilli Direct Marketing Scholarship
Funded by gifts from Grolier Inc. and Dante Cirilli on the occasion of...
Varies H. Jonathan & Dorothy Greenwald Scholarship
Established in 2009 with a generous gift from the estate of WCSU...
$1,250 Hawley Family Endowed Scholarship for Ancell School of Business Students
This scholarship was established by the Hawley family in 2002 for...
$1,000 Irfan Kathwari Foundation Scholarship
This scholarship was established by M. Farooq Kathwari in honor of his...
Equivalent to instate tuition & fees Isabelle T. Farrington Scholarship
Established in 2000 by WCSU alumna Isabelle Farrington, this scholarship...
$1,250 John F. Azzariti Memorial Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship was created with donations from friends and family upon...
Varies John Fitzsimmons Endowed Accounting Scholarship
The John Fitzsimmons Scholarship is presented to an undergraduate junior...
Varies John H. Hogan Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship was created in memory of John “Buzz” Hogan. Like his...
$1,500 John Tamas Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was established in 2005 in memory of John Tamas, a WCSU...
Varies John V. Friel Scholarship For NonTraditional Students
The John V. Friel Scholarship is given annually, and alternately, by the...
$1,500 Jonathan Mottley Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to the student who has completed the second...
$2000 Joseph Kilcran Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was was established to provide financial assistance to...
$2,000 Kannengeiser Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship was established in 2005 by an anonymous donor in memory...
Varies KBE Building Corporation Endowment for Academic Support
This endownment was established to assist students employed as Writing...
$1,000 Kenneth Keller Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship benefits full time, undergraduate business majors with...
Varies Laura Duffy Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was established in memory of Laura Duffy, a...
Varies Linde Scholarship
Linde AG, based on it’s merger with Praxair, has continued to fund...
$0.00 Lynn Nespoli Lewis Endowed Memorial Scholarship
This endowed scholarship was established by her longtime...