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Ford Fund Announces Automotive Design Scholarships

The Ford Motor Co. Fund will award a $1 million grant for scholarships commemorating William Clay Ford’s contributions to the automaker’s design legacy.


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“We Are Newtown” Scholarships To Help Students Pursue Careers In Education

Four graduating seniors from Newtown High School will receive college scholarships to help them pursue careers in education.


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Orange Bowl Committee Gives $80,000 To UConn Sandy Hook Scholarship

Monday night’s BCS National Championship game has resulted in a donation to the University of Connecticut’s Sandy Hook Memorial Scholarship Fund.


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UConn’s Sandy Hook Scholarship Fund Reaches Nearly $500,000

The University of Connecticut says since starting its Sandy Hook School Memorial Scholarship fund a week ago, they’ve raised nearly half a million dollars from about three-thousand donors around the country.


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UConn Sets Up Scholarship For Sandy Hook Students

The Sandy Hook School Memorial Scholarship Fund will help pay college costs for Sandy Hook students who choose to attend UConn when they’re older. Siblings of the student victims, and children of the adult victims, will also be eligible. The awards will be need-based.


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Bradley Says Scholarship Decision Was His Own

Connecticut center Michael Bradley says it was his decision to give up his scholarship this year so that UConn could bring star recruit Andre Drummond into the fold.


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New UConn President Donates $100,000 Scholarship

The University of Connecticut’s new president and her husband are donating $100,000 to establish a scholarship fund for needy students in the arts and humanities.


Bill Aims To Clarify Scholarship Conditions

The Connecticut House of Representatives has passed legislation requiring the fine print included in athletic scholarships to be revealed to student athletes.


UConn Details NCAA Response to Recruiting Allegations

    The University of Connecticut says it has imposed a two-year period of probation on its athletics program,  and has cut one men’s basketball scholarship this year and next,  acknowledging the men’s basketball program […]