Milton Fisher Scholarship for Innovation and Creativity

May 15, 2025
Awards Available: 8

Scholarship Description

The Milton Fisher Scholarship stands as a beacon of support for exceptionally innovative and creative minds among high school juniors, seniors, and first-time college freshmen. This four-year renewable scholarship, totaling up to $20,000, aims to recognize and empower students who have demonstrated unique problem-solving skills in artistic, scientific, or technical realms, or have provided distinctive solutions to challenges within their school, community, or family. Generally, five to eight recipients are selected each year.

Scholarship Details

  • The scholarship is renewable each year for a total of four years.
  • The total award can reach up to $20,000 over the four-year period.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Academic Stage:
    • High school seniors or first-time college freshmen.
    • Enrolled or accepted into an undergraduate degree program.
    • Students in the first year of an undergraduate degree program.
  • Residency:
    • Connecticut or New York City metropolitan area resident.
    • Planning to attend or attending an institution of higher education anywhere in the U.S.
    • Alternatively, a resident of any part of the U.S. planning to attend or attending an institution of higher education in CT or NYC.

Application Process

  1. Application Submission: Submit your application, showcasing your innovative and creative achievements.
  2. Documentation: Provide evidence of your unique problem-solving skills and solutions. Highlight artistic, scientific, or technical accomplishments.
  3. Residency Verification: Confirm your residency status, ensuring alignment with scholarship criteria.
  4. Institutional Acceptance: If a high school senior, provide proof of acceptance into an undergraduate degree program. If a first-time college freshman, confirm enrollment.

The Milton Fisher Scholarship is a testament to the celebration of creativity and innovation. This scholarship not only provides financial support but also recognizes and honors the distinctive problem-solving approaches that students bring to the table. If you are a high school junior, senior, or first-time college freshman with a track record of unique solutions, embark on this journey to be recognized and supported for your exceptional talents. Apply now and let your innovative spirit shine! Scholarship Search