New Haven

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

New Haven High School Scholarships
New Haven College Scholarships
New Haven 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:
Amistad Academy
Betsy Ross Arts Magnet School
Common Ground High School
Cooperative High School
Elm City College Preparatory School
Hamden Transition Academy
High School In The Community
James Hillhouse High School
Metropolitan Busines High School
Metropolitan Business Academy
New Haven Academy
New Haven Community Correctional Center
Polly T. McCabe Center
Riverside Educational Academy
Sheridan Communications And Technology Magnet Technology Magnet
Sound School
Urban Youth Center Middle School
Wilbur Cross High School

New Haven (population 129,779) is a city within the state of Connecticut. It is located on the northern coast of Long Island Sound within the county of New haven. New Haven has grown by approximately 5% since 2000, more than nearly all cities in New England. It is possibly best known as the home of Yale University, an institution that has been vital to the city's economy. Yale is the largest employer of New Haven.

New Haven is the second-largest city in Connecticut. It is part of the Greater New Haven metropolitan area, which has a total population of more than half a million.

During 1638, the town was founded by English Puritans who built the city on the "Nine Square Plan," or four-by-four grid. Those original city blocks are a National Historic Planning Landmark. The central common block is New Haven Green, that forms the center of downtown New Haven. The city of New Haven is sometimes called "The Elm City" due to many trees planted there in the very first public tree planting program within the United States.

The city of New Haven has a diversified, healthy economy. Hospitals, biotechnology, professional services, financial services, and retail trade help to form its economic base. More than half of the economy is based on healthcare, education and financial services. Reaserach and development organizations and high-technology companies are attracted by Yale University and Yale Medical School attract. The growing bio-technology sector gets its boost mainly from local healthcare, Yale Medical School and pharmaceutical companies.

Roughly 9% of the economy is manufacturing based, manufacturing everything from airplane parts to watches. In the state of Connecticut, New Haven is the largest wholesale distribution center. The major employment sectors in the city of New Haven are education and health services; transportation, utilities and trade; business and professional services; government; manufacturing; finance and leisure and hospitality.

Greater New Haven is home to three Fortune 1000 companies: the head offices of The Knights of Columbus are in the city of New Haven, Hubbell, the electrical equipment producer, is based within Orange, and Amphenol is based in Wallingford.