Milton Fisher Scholarship for Innovation and Creativity

May 15, 2025
Awards Available: 8

Scholarship Description

We anticipate granting 5-8 awards of up to $20,000 each to applicants who demonstrate exceptional innovation and creativity. Financial need will not affect the selection of recipients. However, the amount of any award, from $1,000 to $5,000 per year, renewable for four years, will be determined by the financial need of the recipient.


  • High school seniors freshmen undergrad students.
  • Enrolled or accepted into an undergraduate degree program.
  • Connecticut or New York City metropolitan area resident.


  1. Submit your application
  2. Provide evidence of your problem-solving skills and solutions.
  3. Provide proof of acceptance/enrollment in an undergraduate program.

This scholarship is not a traditional scholarship focused on rewarding academic achievement and financial need. Its specific goal is to reward and encourage innovative and creative problem solving. The scholarship aims to honor students who excel as creative problem-solvers and to help make their higher education goals more accessible. If that sounds like you, we encourage you to apply! Scholarship Search