Trumbull students receive grants

State Treasurer Denise L. Nappier announced that 200 high school seniors have been selected as recipients of the first annual CHET Advance Scholarship. Each student will receive a $2,500 grant to help put their college dreams within reach.

Winners were randomly selected from a pool of 3,635 applicants from 85 public high schools, 10 parochial high schools and three independent high schools in Connecticut. Two of the winners are home-schooled students. Students from Trumbull include: Rachel S. Carron, Brianne M. Clancy, Brandon C. Cole, Christie E. Costello and Shaun Rimkunas.