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Milton Fisher Scholarship for Innovation and Creativity

Applicant Class Year: 
First Year
Minimum GPA: 
Additional Eligibility Notes: 

Must be from Connecticut or the New York City metro area (and plan to attend or are attending college anywhere in the U.S.)

External Deadline: 
Field(s) of Interest: 
Cultural / Interdisciplinary
International / Languages
Natural Sciences
Public Services
Social Services
Time of Opportunity: 
Undergraduate Academic Year
North America
Funding Type: 
Scholarships / Fellowships
Funding Source: 
Externally-funded opportunity
International Students Eligible?: 
No – Opportunity has citizenship restrictions

Do You Think Outside The Box?

Apply for this scholarship if you are . . .

  • a student who has solved an artistic, scientific, or technical problem in a new or unusual way
  • a student who has come up with a distinctive solution to problems faced by your school, community or family
  • a student who has created a new group, organization, or institution that serves an important need


Additional Information

Questions regarding the Milton Fisher Scholarship should be directed to:
The Milton Fisher Scholarship for Innovation and Creativity
c/o Community Foundation for Greater New Haven
70 Audubon St., New Haven, CT 06510
You can also call the Community Foundation with questions
at 203-777-2386 or email