Scholarship Information

Scholarships are always a great resource for finding additional money for college, please be cautious when considering the source of scholarships and be mindful of scams.No fee should ever be paid for scholarship services nor should any organization guarantee a student a scholarship.

For a complete listing of scholarships please visit Naviance Family Connection

Kinsella Approved Top Scholarship Picks:

  • Hartford Promise Scholars – A $20,000 scholarship awarded to eligibleHartford Public Schools Seniors who live in Hartford, Connecticut. For eligibility guidelines please visit the Hartford Promise website.

  • Jacob L. and Lewis Fox Scholarship – A scholarship applicable to all Hartford, high school students who are official Hartford residents during their entire junior and senior years of their high school education, and entitled to receive a diploma of graduation from an approved Hartford Board of Education secondary school, magnet high school or academy high school.

  • Big Y Scholarship – A scholarship recognizes academic merit and achievement. It is awarded to the most academically outstanding students in the Big Y market area of Southern New England. No essay component required!

  • Unigo – A website resources that allows students to start researching scholarships as early as freshman year.

  • – A portfolio based scholarship website that helps students in grades 9 - 12 discover colleges and earn scholarships for their academic and extracurricular achievements throughout high school. These achievements can include good grades, participating in clubs, playing on a sports team, volunteering, or even starting a club.

  • Acceptd – A portfolio based website founded to better connect applicants to performing arts opportunities and streamline the recruiting and review process for decision-makers. Through this website students gain access to hundreds of universities, festivals, and scholarships in the performing and visual arts.

Performing Arts Scholarship Website Resources:

12 Amazing Scholarships for Performing Arts Students

National YoungArts Foundation Thespian Scholarships

University of Hartford Theater Grants & Scholarships

Elizabeth Anne Carlson Theater Scholarships

Colleges with Arts Merit Scholarships

National YoungArts Foundation Dance Scholarships

Theater Scholarships Websites

Additional Scholarship Website Resources:

Free eBook for scholarship search and general financial aid information:

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Hispanic College Fund scholarships:

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The Periodic Table of College Scholarships:

Christian College Scholarships and Grants:

College Board's Scholarship Search:

List of Free Scholarship Searches:

Peterson's Scholarship Search:

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FinAid Scholarship Search:

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Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities:

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