CIP Scholarships

Our 2020 CIP Scholarship Application is now available!

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


We are proud to offer scholarships for CCSU students that have experienced the incarceration of a parent or a close family member. Eligible students may receive up to $1,500 per academic semester for a total of 6 semesters!

Students interested in applying must provide the materials no later than 12pm (noon) on Friday, October 11, 2019. Applications will be reviewed in November and December 2019 by the CIP Scholarship Review Committee. Award will be made in January 2020.

For more information, please email us at

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