SAT Registration

Students can sign up for the SAT by visiting the College Board website (preferred method) or by visiting the guidance office to register by paper.

FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid)

This document is required for students to receive financial aid from post secondary institutions. For tips and information visit the FAFSA website.


Are you an athlete and have questions about the NCAA application process? Please visit the MHS Athletics Webpage for requirements.

College Visits

Check your Naviance Account for updates on College and Military visits! Sign up on Naviance or in Guidance room 117.

Milton Fisher Scholarship

Milton Fisher Scholarship - This scholarship is for exceptionally innovative and creative high school juniors, seniors and college freshmen who are from CT or New York City metro area.  Apply online at Deadline 5/1/18.

Stephen Phillips Memorial Scholarship

Permanent resident of New England but may attend college anywhere in the U.S. Financial need, academic excellence, commitment to serving others, strong work ethic, and leadership qualities. Deadline 5/1.

East Hartford Garden Club

Majoring in environmental concerns, horticulture, floriculture, landscape design, conservation, forestry, botany and other allied subjects. Deadline - 5/1/18

Manchester High School Scholarships

A senior or graduate of Manchester High School. deadline 5/31/18.

Manchester Community College Scholarship

Graduating high school senior admitted to and enrolled full or part-time at MCC in a degree or certificate program, GPA of 2.5 or better, demonstrated volunteer activity, financial need. Deadline - 6/15/18.

Lou Irvin Scholarship

Student of color Manchester High School senior with a commitment to further his/her education. Applicant should demonstrate the following characteristics: strong leadership skills, respected by staff and students, academic performance, active involvement in total school and/or community activities. Deadline 5/7/18

BBB Center for Ethics

Ethics for Young People: Students of Integrity Scholarships - The Center awards annual scholarships* to high school seniors who submit the best responses to an ethical question. Are you a 2018 Students of Integrity scholarship winner? Find out today at: Deadline - 6/4/218.

American Fire Sprinkler Assoc

High school seniors who will be attending an accredited 2 or 4-year college, university, vocational-technical school. essay required. Deadline 5/15/18.

Mercy College Stem Scholarship for Biology Majors

The STEM Scholarship for Biology Majors awards up to $10,000 per year to eligible incoming freshmen.

That’s tuition savings on top of one of the most affordable private college tuition rates in New York. Students will even get a complimentary laptop to complete their studies.

Application requirements:

  • Incoming freshman biology major
  • 3.0 High School GPA
  • Financial need (Pell eligible)
  • Completed application at
  • US citizen or permanent resident

Rolling acceptance: we advise students to apply quickly for priority consideration. Scholarship awardees will join STEM Scholars in Biology cohort to participate in biomedical research, national conferences and CATALYST program.




Rosemarie M. Shaughnessy Scholarship

A senior who will be attending college in the fall and has overcome challenging circumstances.  Deadline 5/18/18.

ECHN Scholarship

High School seniors pursuing an education in a healthcare related field. Deadline - 5/4/18.

Horatio Alger Career & Technical Scholarship

Be enrolled in a career or technical degree/certificate granting program (up to 2 years) that will lead to employment, financial need, and U.S. citizen. Deadline - 6/15/18.

Manchester Garden Club

A deserving student furthering their education in Horticulture, Floriculture, Forestry, Landscape Design, Envir. Sci, Botany, Plant Pathology or allied subjects. Deadline - 5/14/18.

New Horizons Summer Program

The Horizons Scholarship 
The Horizons Scholarship supports outstanding high school students on a fully-funded experience in San Francisco, in their pursuit to become leaders in technology. Our programs provide immersive software engineering and web/mobile development courses geared towards high-achieving high school students. The program is for 7 weeks over summer 2018 and students need not have programming experience to apply! 

Horizons students have gone on to receive offers from firms such as Google, Slack, Yelp, Amazon, BCG, Visa, J.P. Morgan, and more 

Past Horizonites have come from a variety of schools and backgrounds. Applicants have attended Harvard, Princeton, Yale, UPenn/Wharton, Columbia, Northwestern, Brown, Michigan and more. 

Application Process/Criteria

Interested students can start an application here! 

WIN Scholarship

W-WIN is a professional organization of Westinghouse employees which focuses on working in the nuclear energy field and is part of the larger United States WIN organization ( The mission of W-WIN includes establishing a framework through which women can further their professional development, promote public awareness about nuclear energy, and promote career interest in the STEM fields.  As a part of this mission, W-WIN works with education centers and community organizations to promote STEM careers.  We recognize that in order to increase diversity in the STEM fields, we must foster diversity in the undergraduate population.  Specifically, one of our activities this year is to award W-WIN STEM Scholarships to female students graduating from high school in Hartford County, and planning to pursue a STEM major.  We will be giving out three scholarships ($500, $300, and $200).  Therefore, we are writing to request your approval to share this scholarship opportunity with your students.

Attached is the W-WIN Scholarship application which includes applicant eligibility requirements. Completed W-WIN Scholarship applications are requested by May 15, 2018.  If you would like Manchester High School to be included in this opportunity, feel free to share the scholarship application with your students, and if you have any questions, please contact Laurie White at (860) 731-6642 or

We look forward to hearing from you!

Northeast Family Federal Credit Union

Northeast Family Federal Credit Union - Graduating senior with a 2.5 GPA, enrolled in an accredited college or university and be a member in good standing at Northeast Family Federal Credit Union.  Must write an essay or produce a video. Deadline 5/8/18.

Society of Women Engineers

High school senior female enrolled in or accepted for enrollment in a BS engineering or computer science degree. Applicants must reside in the Hartford boundaries.

O'Meara Foundation

A senior who is a resident of Hartford County and shows proof of financial need.

Deadline 6/1/18

CEF Scholarship

Graduating high school ethnic minority students who have been accepted into a 4-year accredited Connecticut college or university , and who clearly intends to enter the teaching profession.  Online:  Deadline 5/1/18.

Chi Eta Phi Sorority

Students who plan to enroll in a program for registered nurses. Deadline 5/11/18.

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