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Academic Excellence Scholarship

University of Connecticut

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Merit Based
December 1, 2020


UConn has a series of renewable merit scholarships for high school seniors with a record of high academic achievement and leadership. Incoming freshmen are automatically considered for most merit scholarships administered by the University of Connecticut. Offers of merit scholarships are generally awarded for fall semester entry.

Scholarship Requirements:

  1. Students who rank in the top of their graduating class and/or have achieved a competitive high school grade point average with a minimum combined critical reading and math SAT and/or ACT Composite score determined by the Undergraduate Admissions Office will be considered for an Academic Excellence Scholarship.

How To Apply:

Priority consideration will be given to those who complete the application by December 1.