CIP Scholarships

Our 2019 CIP Scholarship Application is now available!

Please download the announcement and application here to learn more, and to apply.

The CIP Initiative offers scholarships for CCSU students that have experienced the incarceration of a close family member. Eligible students may receive up to $1,500 per academic semester for a total of six semesters. For more information, please email us at

Nishka and Katherine are prior CIP scholarship recipients. Play the videos to hear their stories.