Community Colleges of NH Foundation Scholarships

Community Colleges of NH Foundation Scholarships

Updated: April 2018

We are currently working on a new online scholarship application process for the Fall 2018 semester.  We are anticipating that it will be available in mid-to-late July.  Please continue to check this website for updates. 

 

Most scholarships are only awarded to students who have completed their FAFSA with the Financial Aid office -- please fill out your FAFSA early!

Individual Colleges have local scholarships, please check their web sites or visit the Financial Aid Office.


CCSNH NASA Space Grant Scholarship

  Scholarship Information
Amount: $1,500 per student per semester
Deadline:
To be announced
Eligibility:

Full or part-time students who are enrolled in associate degree or certificate STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Math) programs including Aviation Technology, Architectural Engineering, Energy Services Technology, Electronics Technology, Geographic Information Systems, Math or Science Teacher Education, Information Technology, Advanced Manufacturing Technology, Machine Tool Technology and many more; and who have demonstrated interest in pursuing further education or a career in fields of interest to NASA.  Students must be U.S. Citizens. 

This program is made possible through the New Hampshire Space Grant Consortium (NHSGC).

Online Application Pending


American Automobile Association of Northern NE Scholarship (AAA)

  Scholarship Information
Amount: $1,000-$2,000
Deadline:
To be announced
Eligibility:

Community College System students enrolled full time in an Automotive Technology Program at one of the following five CCSNH colleges: White Mountains, Great Bay, Lakes Region, Manchester or Nashua.  Student must be a NH resident, demonstrate the desire for a career in the automotive service industry.  Student must have filed a FAFSA.  Preference given to Freshman students and past AAA scholarship recipients.

Online Application Pending


Ronald F. Borelli Legacy Scholarship

  Scholarship Information
Amount: $1,000
Deadline:
To be announced
Eligibility: Applicant must:
  • Be matriculated in a degree granting program;
  • Be an incoming freshmen ranked within top 20% of class OR
  • Demonstrate a cumulative GPA of 3.0;
  • Be a full-time CCSNH student at any one of the seven colleges;
  • Have filed a FAFSA with their Financial Aid Office;
  • Submit application and cover letter.

Online Application Pending


The Patricia Bottino Scholarship

For Nursing Students

  Scholarship Information
Amount:  $1000
Deadline:
To be announced
Eligibility: Applicant must:
  • Be enrolled full-time in at any of the 7 Community Colleges;
  • Be working towards an Associates Degree in Nursing;
  • Have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0;
  • Have financial need - student should have filed a FAFSA.

Online Application Pending


The David A. Copestakes Memorial Scholarship

  Scholarship Information
Amount: $750

Two awards: one at Great Bay Community College and one at NHTI

Deadline:
To be announced
Eligibility:
  • Student may be either part-time or full-time;
  • Student must be enrolled in one of the following: Electronics Engineering Program at NHTI – Concord’s Community College OR the Engineering Sciences or Biotechnology Programs at Great Bay Community College.
  • Student must be a NH resident;
  • Cover letter required.

Online Application Pending


The BJ Eckardt Scholarship

For Belmont NH Residents

  Scholarship Information
Amount: $1000
Deadline:
To be announced
Eligibility: Applicant must be a Belmont, NH resident, entering their second year of college in the fall. 

Student may be part or full time and must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.

Applicants who participated in volunteer community service will be given preference.

Online Application Pending


The Frank Fernald Scholarship

For Fire Sciences Students Attending Lakes Region Community College

  Scholarship Information
Amount: At least one $500 award annually
Deadline:
February 2, 2018
Eligibility:
  • Applicant must be enrolled part - or full-time in a two-year degree program in fire technology, fire protection, or fire sciences at Lakes Region Community College.
  • have maintained a minimum 2.0 cumulative GPA and be a second year student;

Print the Application here


The Henderson Fund Scholarship

For Nashua Community College Business Related Majors

  Scholarship Information
Amount: $1,000
Deadline:
November 22, 2017
Eligibility: Applicant must:
  • be enrolled full time in a Business related major at Nashua Community College;
  • have a minimum 2.0 cumulative GPA and be a second semester freshman or sophomore
  • meet all other application requirements.

Agnes M. Lindsay Trust Scholarship

  Scholarship Information
Amount: $1,000
Deadline:
To be announced
Eligibility: Matriculated students with demonstrated financial need who are permanent residents of towns with fewer than 15,000 inhabitants in New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts or Maine. Students must be enrolled for the Fall of 2017 and the FAFSA form must have been completed and received at the college’s financial aid office.

Online Application Pending


The Dan McLeod Memorial Scholarship

For Automotive Technology Students

  Scholarship Information
Amount: Based on fund availability. Minimum $500.
Deadline:
No application required. Student will be notified by mail or email.
Next award: To be announced
Eligibility:
One Automotive Technology Student with the highest GPA will be awarded annually.  There is no application process. Student must be a NH resident.

Other STEM scholarship opportunities:


Quentin C. Walsh Memorial Scholarship

For Manchester Community College Construction Technology Students

  Scholarship Information
Amount: Minimum $500.00
Deadline:
To be announced
Eligibility: Applicant must:
  • have completed at least one semester, full-time, as a matriculated student in a Construction Technologies Program (E-Tech, HVAC or Welding) at Manchester Community College, and are continuing their education in that program;
     
  • have demonstrated to their instructors a dedication, a pursuit of knowledge, and a proficiency in the craft of building construction;
     
  • have received a C or better grade and maintained a 2.5 minimum cumulative grade point average; 
     
  • have financial need;
     
  • be nominated by a Construction Technologies faculty member.

Online Application Pending