New Haven Promise covers full tuition (for up to four years) for any New Haven resident that graduates from a New Haven public school and attends a Connecticut in-state public two- or four-year college or university or New Haven Promise will contribute an annual maximum scholarship of $2,500 toward the total cost of education to any Connecticut in-state not-for-profit college or university for any New Haven resident that graduates from a New Haven public school.
At two-year institutions, students are eligible for two years of scholarships for up to three years after graduation from high school, and at four-year institutions, for four years of scholarships for up to five years after graduation from high school. In both cases enrollment must be full-time. Students moving from two- to four-year institutions are eligible for up to four years of scholarships.
(*New Haven Promise will not cover additional credits due to dropped or failed classes or those required for a minor or a second major. The Promise counts all credits for which they have paid toward the credit limit indicated above. )
- Student completes the Transfer and Student Information and Scholarship Acceptance and Authorization to Release Education Records sections of the form.
- Return the form either by fax (203-785-0082), mail (28 Lincoln Way, New Haven, CT 06510), or email (firstname.lastname@example.org).
- New Haven Promise will process the form for approval. Once the request has been approved, New Haven Promise will notify the student and the financial aid department of the school indicated.