For Immediate Release
January 24, 2018

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College Equals Opportunity (CEO) Scholarship Applications Due April 20, 2018

Concord, NH - In partnership with outstanding business leaders from New Hampshire companies, The NHHEAF Network Organizations announces its College Equals Opportunity (CEO) scholarship program is accepting applications through Friday, April 20.

This annual scholarship program awards $2,500 scholarships to rising college juniors and seniors from New Hampshire with demonstrated outstanding leadership abilities, commitment to community service and academic excellence.

Eligible college students must be:

  • NH Resident, although may attend college out-of-state.
  • Enrolled as a full-time student.
  • Achieving 'junior' or 'senior' grade level by fall 2018 and must be enrolled for entire 2018-2019 academic year.
  • An applicant for financial aid by submitting the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) for upcoming school year.
  • Attaining a GPA of 2.5 or higher at the time of application.

Since its inception in 2005, the CEO Scholarship program has awarded $$367,500 in college scholarships to 88 college student leaders from the state of New Hampshire.

For more information about the CEO program or to nominate a business leader to participate in the program as a supporter, visit or visit The NHHEAF Network Organizations online at