The Connecticut Resources Recovery Authority, in partnership with the is offering a $1,000 scholarship to a selected college student from Shelton.
The CRRA Shelton Scholarship is awarded annually to one Shelton resident studying engineering, mathematics or the sciences at an accredited four-year college. Preference will be given to a student with a declared major in the environmental or energy fields. Previous winners are eligible.
To be eligible for the award, the recipient must be a Shelton resident and demonstrate
- academic achievement in high school and college;
- a record of community service; and
- an intention to pursue a career in environmental engineering, environmental science or another engineering or science discipline.
A downloadable application form is available at CRRA’s website. Click to http://bit.ly/pAgXTs to access the form.
Applications are due Dec. 2, 2011, and the scholarship will be awarded after Dec. 15, 2011. Only Shelton residents are eligible. The CRRA Shelton Scholarship is available through a special arrangement with the Sports Center of Connecticut located at 784 River Road in Shelton.