College Scholarships

Bishop Connolly continually updates college scholarship opportunities throughout the school year. Please check back frequently for new listings.

  • Comcast Leaders and Achievers Scholarship Program

    Comcast Leaders and Achievers Scholarship Program

    Eligible students must:

    • Have a demonstrated commitment to community service, outstanding qualities in character, integrity and leadership
    • Be enrolled as a high school senior
    • Reside in a community served by Comcast.  Please enter zip code on webpage below to confirm eligibility
    • Plan to enroll in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited two- or four-year college or university or vocational-technical college in the United States for the entire 2019-2020 academic year
    • Have a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale (or its equivalent)
    • Demonstrate financial need

    To learn more about and/or apply for this scholarship opportunity, log on to

    Deadline is December 7, 2018.

  • Henry David Thoreau Scholarship

    Henry David Thoreau Scholarship

    The Henry David Thoreau Foundation selects Massachusetts high school seniors interested in environmental studies to receive up to $20,000 for tuition to the college of their choice.

    To apply for the Henry David Thoreau Scholarship you must:

    • Reside in Massachusetts and be in your final year at a Massachusetts high school
    • Plan to enroll in college the year that the Thoreau scholarship is awarded (2019)
    • Demonstrate strong academic qualifications and a commitment to an environmental field

    Additional information can be found on the foundation’s website at

    Deadline is February 1, 2019.

  • Stephen Phillips Memorial Scholarship Fund

    Stephen Phillips Memorial Scholarship Fund

    The Stephen Phillips Memorial Scholarship Fund offers renewable, four-year scholarships to students with financial need who display academic achievement, a commitment to serving others (in school, the community or at home), a consistent history of part-time work, grit and passion for overcoming obstacles and/or achievement future goals, and leadership qualities.

    Additionally, eligible students must be college-bound high school seniors who have earned a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 and who can demonstrate financial need and a history of part-time employment. You will also need to provide your FAFSA Student Aid Report.

    Visit for additional information and to apply.

    Regular application deadline is Noon on May 1, 2019.
    Early response application deadline is noon on April 3, 2019.