Category Archives: scholarships

Alumni-Donor Scholarship Reception Thursday May 18th; Foundation Scholarship Applications For Fall Semester Available

An alumni-donor scholarship  scholarship reception will be held at Capital Community College (CCC) on Thursday, May 18th, at 6 p.m. as the 2016-2017 academic year comes to a close. Through the generosity of individuals, companies and foundations the CCC Foundation … Continue reading

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Young Leaders Scholarship and Grant Opportunity: Applicants (18-30) Invited To Submit Four-minute Videos on Community Involvement 

Everyday Democracy, a nonprofit organization established to promote public dialogue and civic involvement in communities, invites eligible student leaders ages 18-30 to submit applications for grant awards and attendance at a national convening conference December 8-10 in Baltimore. Applicants are … Continue reading

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Capital Goes To The State Capitol: Legislative Breakfast Wednesday, February 24th

The 2016 Town & Legislative Breakfast for Capital Community College (CCC) will be held on Wednesday, February 24th, at the Legislative Office Building’s Dining Room, 300 Capitol Avenue from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. with a program scheduled to begin at 8:30 … Continue reading

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Remembering Phil Knecht: Alumnus And Longtime Booster of Capital Community College

Memorial Scholarship Fund Established; Services To Be Held February 28th Alumnus Philip Knecht (A.S.’12, Honorary ’07), a longtime booster and friend of Capital Community College, passed away on February 3rd with his family at his side. He was 87. Knecht, … Continue reading

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Responses To President’s Free Community College Initiative

I Owe It All to Community College: Tom Hanks on His Two Years at Chabot College “President Obama hopes to make two years of free community college accessible for up to nine million Americans. I’m guessing the new Congress will … Continue reading

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Giving Tuesday: The Value of Scholarship Giving @ Capital

“Growing up in inner city Hartford, the youngest of twelve children, college seemed out of reach. Capital Community College not only afforded me the opportunity to obtain a college education but also gave me my career in nursing….I applaud the … Continue reading

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10th Gala Recognizes Changing Lives Scholars And Support For Scholarships

The  Changing Lives Gala, the College Foundation’s annual event for scholarships and student success, was held for a second year at the Welcome Center atrium on November 13th. The Gala, begun at the downtown campus in 2004, has each year … Continue reading

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