Scholarships

2021 Three Rivers College Foundation’s Scholarships and Department Awards

Scholarships and Department Awards are a way for students to help pay for college. Students may earn a scholarship, community, department and/or student government award based on financial status, academic standing, service to the College and community, or a combination of these factors.

2021 Scholarship Awards Video

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Over the years, individuals and corporations have established endowed funds that leave a legacy for generations to come.  Funds are invested so that the principal remains untouched, and only the income earned from the investment is used to provide financial support to students. A listing of endowed scholarships can be found below.  A listing of annual community, department and student government awards can be found here. Community and Department Awards

Adventures in Lifelong Learning Scholarships
Eugene Frank Memorial Scholarship and Grace S. Jones Scholarship for Excellence
Scholarships awarded to non-traditional students who have earned 30 or more credits at TRCC, with a minimum 3.0 GPA.

AFE Chapter 122 Scholarship
Scholarship awarded to a student enrolled in an engineering discipline who has maintained a 3.0 GPA with demonstrated financial need.

Judith Cook Albright Memorial Nursing Scholarship
Scholarship awarded to a full or part-time nursing student who has demonstrated leadership and has shown a desire to become a life-long nurse.  GPA of 3.0 is preferred.

Alumni Association Scholarships
Children of Alumni Scholarship  
Scholarship awarded to a current student at Three Rivers and whose parent(s), grandparent(s), or legal guardian graduated from Mohegan Community College, Thames Valley State Technical College or Three Rivers Community College.

Outstanding First Year Student Scholarship 
Scholarship awarded to a first year student currently enrolled at Three Rivers who will have completed a minimum of 6 -30 course credits. Applicant must show characteristics of maturity and clearly indicate that education experience is necessary for advancement.

Outstanding Graduating Student Scholarship
Scholarship awarded to a current graduating class member actively involved in community service, college activities, tutoring or other extra-curricular activities.

Ann M. Ahamed Scholarship
Scholarship awarded to a graduating high school student recommended by a guidance counselor or teacher and has demonstrated financial need. The awardee’s field of study can be any. Award recipient may reapply the following year but must maintain a minimum 2.5 GPA.

Mark Ballestrini Memorial Scholarship
Scholarships awarded to part- or full-time students. Awardee’s field of study can be any. Applicant must show involvement in the community through volunteer and community service work with a positive attitude and drive to achieve. 

Wilbur B. Beckwith Scholarship
Scholarship awarded to full or part-time students enrolled at Three Rivers with demonstrated financial need.

Michael B. Brown Memorial Scholarship
Scholarship awarded to a student enrolled in one of the many STEM degree programs. 

Capano Family Scholarships
Scholarships awarded to deserving students with demonstrated financial need with a positive attitude and a drive to achieve. This candidate must be a current employee of ShopRite of Norwich, New London, or Clinton, or is a child of or a grandchild of a current employee of these ShopRite stores.

Veronica W. Cronin Nursing Scholarship
Scholarship awarded to a nursing student who has shown leadership and has completed Nursing 101 and maintains a 3.0 GPA.

Kyle Douglas Emmerthal Memorial Scholarship
Scholarship awarded to a part or full-time student with financial need enrolled in one of the many STEM degree programs who shows a love for learning or in some way, active with helping others or in the environment.

Dr. Edward and Maria Hargus Scholarship
Scholarship awarded to a deserving part-time or full-time student.  Awardee’s field of study can be any.

Helen and Joseph Jukoski Scholarship
Scholarship awarded to a TRCC student who demonstrates a desire to advance their higher educations to achieve his/her academic goals.

Joan Grove and Carolyn Krohn Memorial Scholarships
Scholarships awarded to non-traditional nursing students, one who has completed the 102 course and one who has completed the 201 course. Students must maintain a 2.7 GPA.

Charles Kitchings Nursing Scholarship
Scholarship awarded to a nursing student who has shown leadership and has completed Nursing 102 and maintains a 3.0 GPA.

Dorothy Lewis and Family Scholarship
Scholarship awarded to a student who demonstrates a genuine commitment in pursuing higher education with demonstrated financial need.

Edward P. Lord Scholarships
Scholarships awarded to students enrolled in an engineering discipline, preferably electrical engineering technology.

John and Mary LaMattina Scholarships
John and Mary LaMattina Scholarship 
Scholarship awarded to a TRCC Humanities student who has financial need and has the likelihood to persist despite personal challenges; demonstrated exceptional support for peers and/or College and overall performance in work of the course.  

LaMattina Foundation Scholarship 
Scholarship awarded to a full time returning student, 25 years or older enrolled in a Liberal Arts & Science or Business Program at TRCC with a 2.7 GPA.

Luke J. Malek Scholarship
Scholarship awarded to a current graduate of Griswold High School enrolled in a STEM discipline. (Value of award varies)

William F. Muenzner Scholarship
Scholarship awarded to a hardworking student with demonstrated financial need who is pursuing their Associates Degree in the accounting field.

New London County Medical Association Scholarship
Scholarship awarded to a full-or part-time student who demonstrates academic achievement and financial need.  Awardee’s field of study can be any. (Value of award varies)

Norwich Public Utilities Scholarships
Scholarships awarded to TRCC students enrolled in a business or engineering discipline, live in Norwich, and have made contributions to the community either through volunteer work or through extracurricular activities. Students enrolled in Engineering or Business will be considered. 

Ralph and Lillian Pelliccio Scholarship
Scholarship awarded to a member of the current graduating class who has demonstrated excellence in either accounting or business administration and will be transferring to a four year college in business or accounting field.

VNA Nightingale Scholarship
Scholarship awarded to a TRCC nursing student who resides in Eastern Connecticut and demonstrates academic achievement and financial need.

 

Scholarship and Award funds will be deposited into the student’s TRCC account, unless otherwise noted.  Balances will not be paid out.