New Haven Promise partners with Quinnipiac for new scholarship program


NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — New Haven Promise and Quinnipiac University are teaming up for a new scholarship agreement.

Students who earn the New Haven Promise scholarship and enroll at QU will get at least $25,000 a year from the school every year as long as they meet academic standards.

They’ll also be provided with an on-campus work study job.

Ilene Tracey, Interim head of New Haven Public Schools: “All that our students and families need are opportunities. We have very smart children among us, all our children are very smart. But they need that opportunity to make the way for them, and this scholarship is paving a great path for them to success.”

Seventeen New Haven Promise scholars have earned degrees from QU.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

New Haven

23% of students are not fully engaging in online learning, New Haven Public Schools says

News /

'She devoted her life to justice': Former student of Ruth Bader Ginsburg reflects on having her as a mentor

News /

Artist bringing BLM mural to life in New Haven

News /

Artist to bring BLM mural to life in New Haven

News /

5th Congressional District race heats up with riot rhetoric

News /

Economic help for Meriden during pandemic: city celebrates grand opening

News /
More New Haven

Trending Stories

Don't Miss

More Don't Miss