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Deadlines in April! 

New Hampshire Electric Cooperative Foundation  

The NHEC Foundation Scholarship (this has replaced what was once the NHEC Dollars for Scholars program) there are five, $1,500 scholarships available to students enrolled or planning to enroll this year in a full-time traditional college or university (one of which will be reserved for a student attending a vocational/technical institution) in a program designed to enhance the education and resulting careers of members student.  Applicants must be a member of the NH Electric Co-op, or be residing with a parent or legal guardian that is a member of the NH Electric Co-op.  Application must be postmarked no later than April 25, 2014 to NHEC Foundation, 579 Tenney Mountain Hwy., Plymouth, NH  03264.  Applications are available in the Financial Aid Office.

Concord Hospital Trust Scholarship Fund

Established to inspire and enable students to pursue careers in the nursing and allied health care professions to enrich their lives, while ensuring the continued availability of quality health care to the Greater Concord community.  The Scholarships are available to deserving students pursuing careers primarily in nursing.  Funds also are available on a limited basis to students pursuing careers in various qualifying fields of allied health care.

For more information about the Scholarship Fund, the eligibility requirements and to apply, visit  For additional information, please contact Concord Hospital Trust at (603) 415-6624 or e-mail chtrust@crhc.orgDeadline April 30, 2014.

Deadlines in May!

Tilton Northfield Scholarship Fund

The Tilton Northfield Scholarship Fund was established to benefit area students who are pursuing post-secondary school education in technical colleges. This fund represents the Rotary Club’s commitment to helping families support advanced educational opportunities for their children. This is only one way in which the Tilton Northfield Rotary Club gives back to its surrounding communities. The awards are funded through fundraising activities throughout the year, such as our radio auction, pet photo contest, and our annual golf tournament. These awards are made based upon scholastic achievement, participation in extra curricular activities and demonstrated financial need. The deadline for this application is May 1stApplications are available in the Financial Aid Office.

Grantham Garden Club Scholarship

Each year the Grantham Garden Club offers financial scholarships to New Hampshire residents preparing for a career in horticulture, landscaping, forestry, agriculture, plant sciences, or environmental sciences at a post-secondary institution.  The students, to be eligible, must be enrolled/about to enroll part-time or full-time in a certified college, technical, or vocational school program in one of these fields.  The financial award is sent directly to the student’s account at his/her school, and may be used for tuition, books, or other expenses that support his/her education.  The scholarship amount is determined each year.  In the past the club has awarded between $2000 and $3000 in aid.  The amount may be divided among more than one applicant, depending on the number of applications received and the merits of the applicants. 

Candidates must submit their applications by May 1.  Please direct them to the club’s web site where they can click on the tab ‘Scholarship Info’ to link to information about the application process and requirements.  Applications may be submitted electronically to

College Equals Opportunity Scholarship

The College Equals Opportunity (CEO) Scholarship is one of many different strategies The NHHEAF Network Organization employs to promote education beyond high school for New Hampshire residents. In partnership with several New Hampshire chief executive officers, business owners and nonprofit leaders, the NHHEAF Network Organizations has recently released the College Equals Opportunity (CEO) Scholarship application for 2014.

Eligible college students must be:

  • New Hampshire residents entering their junior or senior year in college (in-state or out of state) in the fall of 2013.
  • Scholarships will be awarded to deserving students who demonstrate leadership abilities, an understanding of the value of higher education and financial need.

Interested students can visit to complete the scholarship application and learn more. The deadline to apply is May 2, 2014. For questions, contact 603.227.5318 or email

Concord Lions Club

The Concord Lions Club will offer 3 scholarships this year.  Students who are enrolled in one of the following schools would be eligible: Concord High, Bishop Brady High, Merrimack Valley High or Nursing/Health Students from NHTI.  Scholarships will be awarded based on financial need, scholastic ability and school & community service/activities.  Consideration will be given for Scholastic Aptitude, Character, Leadership and other notable initiatives.  Deadline for applying is May 2, 2014.  Applications are available in the Financial Aid Office.


For the latest scholarship information,
visit the Scholarship Board in Sweeney, across from Admissions.

April 18, 2014


Also In This Issue ...

NHTI Cuts Tuition
Awards Day 2014
Vote Sycamore Garden

PTK Elects Officers
Math Team News
Steven Lynch
Lunch & Learn
RN-BSN Ed Fair
Devaney Catches Your Eye

CFDC Stroll
Golf Tourney
One-Act Plays
Adv Mfg Open House
Stress Relievers
WorkReady Workshops
Planetarium: Nano Days!

Awards Day: Complete List of Winners

Capitol Center
Red River Theatres


This Week's Club Events & Fundraisers!

Eye Club Reception

Tuesday April 22, 12:45 - 2 pm
Library Living Room

Honoring the editors and authors of NHTI's student literary journal,
The Eye

Veterans Club Bake/Lunch Sale

Wednesday April 23, 10 am - 2 pm
Sweeney Hall outside Registrar's Office

Bring Your Own Mug

Every Tuesday, 11:45 am - 1 pm

Get your mug sized & certified by the Environmental Action Club (free for students; others 50 cents), and get low-cost refills from Chartwells!

Certified Refills
Up to 16 oz, $1.00
17-24 oz, $1.50
25-32 oz, $2.00

Win a Kayak from SADHA!

Win a Kayak from SADHA