SCSU Announces Promise Community Ambassador Scholarship

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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

A New Haven Celebration

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Amid a lineup of high-profile dignitaries speaking at the 2016 New Haven Promise Scholar Celebration, Southern Connecticut State University rising senior Jose Gutierrez may have made the biggest impression. Not only did he garner a standing ovation, he also drew … Continue reading

First-Gen Postponed: Now Showing Thursday, February 11th

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Mother Nature came on a bit stronger than expected today in New Haven and, thus, the presentation of “First Gen Next Gen” has been rescheduled. New Haven Promise, Wells Fargo and Southern Connecticut State will now present “First Gen Next … Continue reading

Preparing To Come Back

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It’s by no means easy, but it was both important and inspiring. “It” was the third-annual New Haven Promise Internship Fair, co-hosted by the Yale Community Hiring Initiative. On Thursday night more than 130 New Haven Promise Scholars gathered at … Continue reading