FOR NON-ROCKY HILL HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS
SCHOLARSHIP FOR NON-ROCKY HILL HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS ONLY
One (1) $500 award for an eligible recipient as follows:
Applicants wishing to apply for the Rocky Hill Chamber of Commerce Scholarship must meet the following eligibility requirements:
Applicant must be a graduating senior of an accredited Connecticut high school planning to attend an accredited college/university or a two-year trade school on a full-time basis in September 2019; and,
Applicant must be either (a) the child, grandchild, niece or nephew of a current member* in good standing with the Rocky Hill Chamber of Commerce; or, (b) an employee of a current member in good standing with the Rocky Hill Chamber of Commerce; or, (c) a regular volunteer at Rocky Hill Chamber events.
*note, a member is not limited to the owner(s) of the business but rather includes all the business’ employees who have an eligible student in their immediate family.
ALL APPLICANTS (Rocky Hill High School and All Other High Schools)
Applicants must submit:
Resume including GPA;
List of the any and all scholarships, grants or financial aid awarded and the approximate amounts;
Name of the college you plan to attend and state the total annual cost;
List number of siblings, their ages and education status;
Identify any unusual financial needs that you wish the review committee to consider; and,
250 word or less essay, typed and double spaced on the following topic:
Describe one possible change you feel is needed in the local business community,
include why you feel this change is needed and how you see this change being implemented.
DEADLINE Candidates must submit their scholarship application by April 17, 2019 in order to be considered for the scholarship.
Scholarship award letters will be sent to winning recipient(s) and awarded at the Rocky Hill Chamber of Commerce office.