To be eligible to receive the NHSF scholarship, a student must:


1)  demonstrate academic potential (there is no GPA requirement)

2)  demonstrate family financial need -family income ceiling $72,000 (extenuating family situations are considered)

3)  be a New Haven resident

4) be graduating from a New Haven public high school, Eli  Whitney Regional Vocational Technical School, Common Ground,  Highville or Amistad.

5) have attended the school since the beginning of senior year.


The student :  1. must complete the NHSF application;

                         2. may then be asked to participate in an

                           interview with a Director of the NHSF;

                         3. and if selected, must attend the NHSF

                           Award Ceremony in June to receive

                           your award.  

COVID NOTE: We may be conducting interviews over the phone and be unable to hold an award ceremony in 2021.






The Application will be available around Feb.1   We will be in touch with NH Guidance to get seniors the information.

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The NHSF is a non-stock, nonprofit corporation, with charitable 501C(3) status from the Internal Revenue Service; donations to the NHSF are deductable to the extent provided by law.

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