Austin P. Tautkus Memorial Scholarship

Fall 2024 and Spring 2025

This scholarship was created through the generosity of Austin’s family and many friends who wish to keep his memory alive. Austin died tragically just before entering his sophomore year at Western Connecticut State University. Austin possessed a vibrant spirit and was a true friend to many and a much beloved football teammate. The selected student should possess the following preferences: are enrolled full time, are in good academic standing, demonstrate financial need, and exemplify strong leadership abilities through participation in activities associated with WCSU.