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University-wide Merit Scholarships

UConn has a series of renewable merit scholarships for high school seniors with a record of high academic achievement and leadership.

Incoming freshmen are automatically considered for most merit scholarships administered by the University of Connecticut. However, a nomination from the high school is required for consideration for UConn’s Nutmeg Scholarship and the Day of Pride Scholarship.

Scholarships are reserved for the fall semester.

Detailed information regarding our merit scholarships can be found by visiting the Undergraduate Admissions website.


UConn Waterbury Scholarships

UConn Waterbury offers a variety of scholarships for incoming Waterbury campus students. Criteria for these scholarships vary, but include academic performance, community involvement, and financial need.

Please visit the UConn Waterbury Scholarship page for more information and to apply for a UConn Waterbury scholarship.