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Thank you to all of the 200+ students; potential, incoming and current who applied for scholarships this year!  Good luck to all of you!  Our Scholarship Committee will convene in March and students will be notified via letter or email. 


Scholarship application deadline is closed

Students will be notified in writing via email or regular mail at the end of April of the results of their application.


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.

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

  • Accounting Scholarship ($1,000)
  • Andrew Feiner Veteran Scholarship Award ($500)
  • Anonymous Donor ($1,000)
    Full or part time student.
  • Barnes Group Foundation Scholarship ($500)
  • The Bencivengo Family Scholarship ($500)
  • Bristol – Housing Authority of the City of Bristol Scholarship ($1,000 each)
  • Ruth Carlin Memorial Scholarships (Scholarships range from $150-$300 each)
  • Clinton Roberts Foundation Scholarship
  • D’Amato Construction Company Scholarship ($500)
  • DeLoitte Scholarship ($500)
  • Follet Bookstore Scholarship ($500)
  • Future Passport (Two students can earn a scholarship for full tuition, books & fees)
  • Hartford Foundation for Public Giving (HFPG) Scholarships (10 scholarships $1,000 each)
    Students who reside in one of the 29 towns served by HFPG.
  • Matthew Marc Melanson Memorial Scholarship ($500)
    A scholarship is provided to a student that is a member of the Veterans’ Club.
  • Carolyn Miranda Scholarships (Two scholarships $500)
  • Chuck Pagano Scholarship ($500)
  • Smith Family Scholarship ($250)  (in memory of Phyllis Smith)
  • Sidney L. Roth Dental Auxiliary Scholarship ($250)
  • Christopher Anthony Sirois Memorial Scholarship ($1,000)
    Private tutoring services will be provided through this scholarship.
  • Schaller Auto World Fund of the Community Foundation of Greater New Britain ($5,000)
    Incoming students, recent High School graduates
  • Gregory and Helen G. Sneed Scholarship ($1,000)
  • Peter Spano Veteran Scholarship ($250)
  • Stanley Black & Decker Scholarship ($1,000)
  • Sydelle B. Seltzer Dental Hygiene Scholarship ($150)
  • TRUMPF Scholarship ($500)
  • Textbook Scholarships ($250 each)
  • Tunxis Community College Faculty Scholarships (Two scholarships $1,000 each)
    Scholarships are provided to promising first year students that are chosen by the Tunxis faculty.
  • Tunxis Foundation Academic Excellence Scholarships (Ten scholarships $1,500 each)
    These scholarships are provided to students from a range of college programs that have shown persistence and high achievement in their academic work.
  • Veterans’ OASIS Textbook – Techbook Scholarship ($250)
  • Vitrano Family Scholarship ($1,000)
  • Voight Family Scholarship ($500)
  • Webster Bank Scholarship ($500)
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Tunxis Community College Foundation raises funds to provide support for the students, programs and services of the College.