CCT: Connecticut Tourism Industry Scholarships

Connecticut Tourism Industry Scholarships


Two scholarships are available to Connecticut residents pursuing degrees in hospitality, travel or tourism at accredited college and universities. The Connecticut Tourism Industry Scholarship Grants are administered by the Connecticut Office of Tourism (COT).


The Connecticut Tourism Industry Scholarship Grants are named for two respected tourism leaders and are funded by the generous contributions of the Connecticut tourism industry. The Richard B. Combs Hospitality Scholarship Grant, a $1,000 grant, and the Walter Schoenknecht Tourism & Travel Scholarship Grant, a $1,000 grant, are awarded annually.


The 2018 Scholarship criteria and application form is available here.  Applications are to be received on or before March 29, 2018.

For more information, contact
Rosemary Bove at 860-500-2355 or