The Newtown Scholarship Association was established in 1937 to promote and advance the education of secondary school graduates residing in Newtown, CT, by providing need-based financial aid to Newtown students.



Following is a current list of active scholarships.
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  • Garden Club of Newtown
  • Hertberg Family Foundation
  • Newtown Earth Day
    Preference given to a student pursuing a degree in forestry/environmental sciences. Amount is open ended.
  • Newtown Savings Bank
    Preference given to a student pursuing a business/finance major. Amount is open ended and more than one is usually awarded each year.
  • Newtown Woman’s Club
  • Rotary Club of Newtown
    Preference given to students with significant community service hours. Amount is open ended and more than one is usually awarded each year.
  • Savings Bank of Danbury Foundation
  • SHOP (Sandy Hook Organization for Prosperity)
    This scholarship was established in the fall of 2012. It is to be awarded to a Sandy Hook resident who is majoring in business. Amount is open ended.
  • The Taunton Press, Inc.
    Preference given to an English/writing/journalism major. Amount is open ended.


  • Apple Rehab Scholarship of Hope
  • Angels of Sandy Hook
  • Come Together for Newtown
  • Newtown Memorial Fund
  • Newtown Proud / Newtown Strong
  • Newtown Strong (2)
  • Sacred Heart University
  • Sandy Hook Elementary School
  • Sandy Hook Volunteer Fire and Rescue
  • We Are Newtown


  • Lilla Dean
  • Jason Edwards Family
  • Obre Music School
  • Mr. & Mrs. J.P. Maguire
  • Russo Family
  • Smialowski Family Fund
  • Eileen Willig


  • Kenneth Adams
  • Daniel Barden, Newtown Torpedo
  • Dorothea Baker
  • Joseph Borrello
  • Robert Y. Brown, Jr.
  • Virginia Lee Burroughs
  • Anne B. Carlson
  • Greg Chion
  • Greg Chion Band & Color Guard
  • Karen Anderson Cole
  • Sylvea & Nelson Curtis
  • Lee Davenson
  • Robert Dean
  • Paul Dohrenwend
  • Kirk Fraczek
  • Fred Frenkel
  • Mr. & Mrs. Jack Friel
  • Nelson Fries
  • Joseph Hammond
  • James & Barbara Hinckley
  • William Honan, Jr.
  • Ruby Johnson
  • Mack & Virginia Lathrop
  • Flora Lavery
  • Barbara Lindquist
  • Mathew Luf
  • Leonard J. Manz
  • Stephen Mazuroski, #73 Athlete
  • P.J. McCarthy
  • Gary & Zita McMahon
  • Brennan Merrick
  • Isabelle Murray
  • James & Betty Lou Osborne
  • Fayette Overholt
  • Norma Pierson
  • Platt Family
  • Justin Potter
  • Brett Pryor
  • Jack & Annabelle Rosenthal
  • Rysz Family
  • Manisa E. Simoes
  • Paul Smith
  • Dr. & Mrs. Russell Strasburger
  • Timothy Treadwell
  • Dr. John J. Ullo
  • Jonathan Ullo
  • William Upham
  • Rebecca VanSyckle
  • Lt. Robert W. Vogel, USN
  • Dr. Louis Wasserman
  • Ruth Wuerthele


Theo Hartlett was able to follow his passion for music with help from The Newtown Scholarship Association!

Honor a family member, business associate or friend by establishing a Named, Honorary, or Memorial Scholarship.
Initial minimum donation is $1,000.
For more information, contact Julie Savino at