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Information for New Recipients

Congratulations on your award! Follow these instructions to accept your scholarship.

To claim your new CFECT scholarship:

  • Go to Scholarships Portal
  • Under the "Follow Up Form" located within your "Active Requests" tab, click on the edit button on the far right.
  • Click the radio button to accept, decline or defer your scholarship award offer.
  • Be sure to click the "Submit Follow Up" button. 

A check for an accepted award will be mailed directly to your post-secondary institution within three weeks. No CFECT scholarship awards are sent to individuals.

Awards may be deferred for up to one year by selecting “Defer Award” on the Follow Up Form.

If you have questions or need assistance, contact us at or 860.442.3572. 

New Multi-Year Scholarship Recipients:

To receive the next year’s award, submit your full year-end transcript on the follow up form on your dashboard by June 15 each year. An unofficial transcript is acceptable, as long as it includes your name, student ID, full grades and GPA. As long as you are in good standing, your award will be renewed. 

If you have questions regarding your renewal, contact us at or 860.442.3572.


P: 860.442.3572
P: 1.877.442.3572 (toll free)
F: 860.442.0584 (fax)
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