Comcast Newsmakers explored Promise programs with New Haven Promise President Patricia Melton as viable solution to higher education and college affordability. New Haven Promise is a full-service program that helps students go to college through college and back.
Two recent college graduates. A person who inspires and prepares future Promise scholars. And others who then hire them. That is a snapshot of the 2018 New Haven Promise Award winners who will be feted at the eighth annual Scholar … Continue reading
As part of its commitment to the success of students from the Elm City, Southern Connecticut State University will provide residential leadership scholarships covering housing expenses for the academic year for 10 incoming first-year New Haven Promise Scholars, beginning with … Continue reading
The 2017 New Haven Promise Legacy Award recipients — Jorgieliz Casanova and Lawrence McGill — didn’t just graduate on time with lofty grade-point averages, they made a difference for those coming behind them. If everyone looks for someone who leads … Continue reading
Priscilla Maldonado — the first New Haven Promise Scholar to earn a four-year degree — will earn yet another first on Thursday night at the New Haven Promise Scholar Celebration at the Omni New Haven Hotel. She will become Promise’s … Continue reading