The Cuno Foundation announced that $100,000 in scholarships to high school seniors planning to further their education will be awarded in May 2023. Besides the 4-Year College application the Vocational School application is being offered for the first time this year.
The 4-Year College scholarship can be up to $5,000 a year and is renewable for four years. The Vocational School scholarship can be up to $5,000 and is a one-year scholarship. Further information is available on the cunofoundation.org website.
To be eligible for either scholarship, the spplicant must be a high school student residing in Meriden or vicinity. Awards will be based on financial need, prior academic success, recommendations from teachers, and a personal interview to determine each applicant’s motivation, character, ability and potential.
In order to submit an application for consideration, the applicant must first complete a mandatory online Scholarship Application Confirmation Form. Go to https://www.cunofoundation.org/scholarship to complete this short form. No applications will be accepted without online registration.
Applications have been sent to Meriden and Wallingford high schools where students can pick up an application in the Guidance Department. Students can also request an application by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. The deadline date for accepting applications is March 3, 2023.