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March 08, 2021

CHESLA Scholarship Applications Now Open – Deadline to Submit an Application is May 1, 2021.

CHESLA is now accepting undergraduate degree scholarship applications for the 2021-2022 academic year. 

In order to qualify for a scholarship, applicants must be: 

  • A resident of the State of Connecticut,
  • Be enrolled at least half-time for the 2021-2022 academic year,
  • Be enrolled and attending an eligible Connecticut state or non-profit, degree granting institution of higher education in the 2021-2022 academic year,
  • Have an Expected Family Contribution (EFC) of $6,000 or less per the student’s most recent FAFSA submission in 2021-2022,
  • Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 (on a 4.0 scale), and
  • Not be in default on any CHESLA loans. 

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