Fairfield County’s Community Foundation manages a large and exciting scholarship program for both graduating high school seniors and full-time students already enrolled in college.
We steward nearly 400 scholarship funds established by generous individuals, businesses, and nonprofit organizations that help students pursue their college education and strengthen the future of our communities.
These funds cover many different areas of study and may have their own eligibility criteria.
Types of Scholarships
There are three different types of scholarships offered in our program:
- Designated scholarships for specific high schools
- Competitive scholarships for graduating high school seniors
- Competitive scholarships for current college students
General Eligibility & Requirements
Please review the general eligibility criteria below to be sure you are eligible to apply
Scholarship-Specific Eligibility Requirements
In addition to the General Eligibility Criteria (above), some scholarships have additional donor-defined eligibility requirements.