There are many scholarships for Stamford students. If you are searching for scholarships for a particular high school located in Stamford, please select the appropriate school from the list below. The scholarship database contains scholarships for Stamford students in the following categories:

Stamford High School Scholarships
Stamford College Scholarships
Stamford University Scholarships


"No Essay" Nitro Scholarship

Deadline: Mar 31, 2023
To be eligible for the "No Essay" Nitro Scholarship you must be:A) A student who is currently enrolled as a high school senior or in an accredited college or university located within the United States;B) A parent who currently has a child enrolled in an accredited college or university located within the United States;C) A parent who currently has a...

Be Bold Scholarship

Deadline: Apr 01, 2023
The "Be Bold" Scholarship is a no-essay scholarship that will be awarded to the applicant with the boldest profile. It takes less than 2 minutes to apply.To us, boldest does not mean "best", or "most accomplished". Being bold means being:A) EarnestB) DeterminedC) MovingThe scholarship will be awarded to the student whose profile is most bold, according to these characteristics.Furthermore, the...

ScholarshipOwl No Essay Scholarship

Deadline: Mar 29, 2023
ScholarshipOwl is your source of relief from the dreaded application process. We put students on the fast-track to success by providing direct access to the scholarships they need the most. Take the hassle out of financial aid and maximize your chance at a free ride in college. No matter how much funding you need for school, we have the opportunities...

Niche 2K No Essay College Scholarship

Deadline: Mar 31, 2023
Niche is the market leader in connecting colleges and schools with students and families. With in-depth profiles on every school and college in America, over 140 million reviews and ratings, and powerful search and data tools, Niche helps millions of students and families find and enroll in the right school for them. Who Can ApplyAll high school and college students, as...

SP Scholarship

Deadline: Mar 31, 2023
The SP College Scholarship program was created to help students win scholarships without the hassle of filling out paper applications and writing dozens of essays.To be eligible for the Scholarship you must be:A) At least 13 years old and enrolled or will enroll in a college or university in the US.B) A legal resident of the U.S. or Puerto Rico.Thus...

10 Words or Less Scholarship

Deadline: Apr 15, 2023
Scholarship Eligibility:A) Anyone who is between the ages of 14-25 who will be attending school in the Fall of 2023.B) This scholarship is provided by In order to apply for our scholarship follow these instructions:1. Go to and place a comment on any post you see answering the question:In 10 words or less, tell us why you deserve...

For School Specific Scholarships, select one of the schools below:
Academy Of Information Technology
Cloonan School
Dolan School
J. M. Wright Technical High School
Rippowam Middle School
Scofield Middle School
Stamford Academy
The Academy Of Information Technology
Trailblazers Academy
Turn Of River School
Westhill High School

Situated within Fairfield County within Connecticut, United States, the city of Stamford is a bustling city with a population of roughly 122,643. As of 2010, it is the 4th largest city in the state of Connecticut and the 8th biggest city in New England. The city of Stamford is a part of the Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk Metro area.

The Metro-North Railroad is a commuter rail system utilized for metropolitan NYC, travels via the New Haven Line through Stamford. These trains provide faster travel into Stamford City. Within one hour drive of Stamford are a total of six major airports such as the Newark Liberty International Airport, that is located inside New Jersey and the John F. Kennedy International Airport, which is located within the state of New York.

The region around current-day city of Stamford was once referred to as Rippowam by the native area residents. The very first European settlers also used this name until it was later switched to Stamford, a name which is derived from a township in Lincolnshire, England. On July 1, 1640, Chief Ponus and Captain Turner of the New Haven Colony signed the deed to the city of Stamford. Because of the city's nearness to New York, the main industry of the city of Stamford during the 18th century become merchandising by water.

Even if it wasn't as famous as the Salem witch trial, the city of Stamford had its own witch trial in 1692. Although the accusations were not as fanatical as those which were thrown around in Salem, they grew to prominence through gossip and hysterics.

New York residents began to construct summer homes on the shoreline during the late 19th century. Some even transferred there permanently and commuted by train to Manhattan, though this practice did not become commonplace until much later. During the year 1893 Stamford was incorporated.

There are numerous company head office situated in Stamford, including a large amount of the Fortune 1000, Courant 100 and Fortune 500 companies. Amongst the biggest headquarters that are situated in the city of Stamford are World Wrestling Entertainment, Pitney Bowes and Tasty Bite. Also, Stamford is home to the Norther American Head office of UBS. The Royal Bank of Scotland runs its North American operations from the city, such as its RBS Greenwich Capital subsidiary.

There is high rental costs in Stamford, that forced a lot of large companies outside the city, such as Xerox, MeadWestvaco, International Paper, GE Capital, Clairol and NBC have transferred their offices outside of the city.

There are numerous university campuses located within the city of Stamford, such as the University of Connecticut, the University of Bridgeport, and Sacred Heart University. The University of Connecticut's campus was opened in 1998 within a large, newly renovated building downtown, that was the big Bloomingdales store former home. The two other university campuses are situated in the River Bend Executive Center, which is Fairfield County's leading information and communication center. All these are commuter campuses.