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About the Program
Step 1:
Eligibility Requirements
Step 2:
Application Timeline
Step 3:
What to Submit
Step 4:
Attachments Package
Step 5:
Online Application

You should apply to the Robert T. Kenney Scholarship Program at the American Savings Foundation if:

  • You are a current high school senior, current college student, or a nontraditional adult student.
  • Next year, you plan to attend an accredited, Title IV eligible community college, 4-year college or university, or a technical/ vocational program in the U.S.
  • You are a United States citizen or a non-U.S. citizen who is able to apply for federal student aid; or you have been granted Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) status, as evidenced by a valid Employment Authorization Card.
  • High school seniors -- you are either ranked in the top 1/3 of your graduating class or you have at least a 2.5 GPA (on a 4.0 scale).
  • Current college students – you have at least a 2.5 GPA.
  • You live in any one of the 64 Connecticut towns served by the American Savings Foundation.
  • You have not already completed a bachelor's degree.

You may be nominated for the Kenney Community Service Award if:

  • You live in New Britain or Waterbury
  • You are currently a high school senior
  • You have an exceptional record of community service