Each year the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR) and The Connecticut Daughters of the American Revolution (CTDAR) award a variety of scholarships.
Applicants must be citizens of the United States and must attend or plan to attend an accredited college or university in the United States the following year.
CTDAR State Scholarships
Connecticut Daughters of the American Revolution (CTDAR) awards up to five $1,000 scholarships to high school seniors who will be entering their first year of college the following year. Each student needs to contact his or her local CTDAR chapter for sponsorship. Applicants must be in the top 25% of their class or in the National Honor Society. CTDAR scholarships are based on academic achievement, extracurricular and/or work activities.
One scholarship is reserved for the Pamela Hudak Memorial Scholarship.
Applications for CTDAR Scholarships must be mailed and postmarked by February 15, 2020.
Pamela Hudak Memorial Scholarship
The Pamela Hudak Memorial Scholarship is reserved for a Connecticut Society of Children of the American Revolution (C.S.C.A.R.) member. The Pamela Hudak Memorial Scholarship may be sponsored by a CTDAR chapter or C.S.C.A.R. society. Pamela Hudak Memorial Scholarships are based on active participation in C.A.R.
Applications for the Pamela Hudak Memorial Scholarship must be mailed and postmarked by March 7, 2020.
National DAR Scholarships
The NSDAR Scholarship Committee now has an online submission process. DAR chapter sponsorship is not required; however, applicants may want to reach out to a DAR chapter in their area for help with their applications. Scholarships are judged based on excellance, commitment to the field of study and/or finanical need or other restrictions of individual scholarships.
Applications are now being accepted through
February 15, 2020 at midnight (EST).
Click here for more information.
All NSDAR and CTDAR Scholarships are judged and awarded without regard to gender, race, color, religion, national origin or disability.
For questions regarding NSDAR and CTDAR scholarships, please email our State Scholarship Chair. We look forward to hearing from you!