Naugatuck Valley Community College to Award $1.4M for  Student Scholarships

Naugatuck Valley Community College to Award $1.4M for Student Scholarships

Author: Coates, Beth/Tuesday, August 16, 2016/Categories: News and Press Releases, Current News, New Student News, Student Services, Student Success

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Need help paying for college? For students who want to attend Naugatuck Valley Community College this fall, scholarship money is available from the $1,369,270.00 Naugatuck Valley Community College has received in funding from the State of Connecticut Office of Higher Education for scholarship grants awarded by the Roberta B. Willis Scholarship Program (RWSP). For students whose financial concerns have kept them from registering, this scholarship makes a difference. Any Connecticut resident who is attending a public, two-year college, and has filled out a FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid), is eligible to apply. Recipients must meet federal eligibility requirements for financial aid and be taking at least six credits or more per semester. The scholarship awards up to $4,500 a year for full-time students and is pro-rated for part-timers. Actual amounts will be determined by the NVCC Financial Aid Office. To learn more about the Roberta B. Willis Scholarship Program, contact Cathy Hardy, NVCC Director of Financial Aid, at (203) 575-8274 or CHardy@nv.edu. 

Classes begin Monday, August 29. For the convenience of students and prospective students, NVCC holds Walk-in Advising and Registration Sessions. Click here for upcoming dates and times at our Waterbury and Danbury campuses.

Students should register prior to the start of classes on August 29th. The last day to add a course is Tuesday, September 6, 2016. To learn more about the Roberta B. Willis Scholarship Program, contact the NVCC Office of financial aid, at 203-575-8274 or CHardy@nv.edu. 

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