To be eligible to receive an 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 resident of New Haven

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. if selected, must attend the NHSF

                           Award Ceremony in June to receive

                           your award.






Due to Covid-19, we will not have an in person ceremony this year, but we still celebrate this year's recipients! 

Applications are available in your school Guidance Office 

The deadline to submit applications was

March 6, 2020

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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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