2014-2015 DLH Education Scholarship Next Steps


Dawn Lafferty Hochsprung was the principal who died while trying to protect her Sandy Hook Elementary School Family. As a lifelong student, Dawn strove for excellence and encouraged those around her to do the same. Dawn gave her life to teaching, instilling a love of learning in all who knew her. CFSA and M & M Group Benefits, Inc. have established a scholarship fund in her honor. The scholarship will benefit pupils who care to proceed on her legacy of empowering our youth’s with insight and instruction.

News: April 28, 2015

Connecticut Federation of School Administrators (CFSA), the state’s largest and only union for school administrators are pleased to inform you that the CFSA Scholarship Committee will be convened to assess this year’s applications for the Dawn Lafferty Hochsprung Education Scholarship. This scholarship was established by CFSA and sponsored by M & M Group Benefits to recognize outstanding full-time students who value teaching and will be enrolled or are presently enrolled in a higher learning institute, college/university or trade school. Notification will be sent to selected awards by May 15, 2015. CFSA will present two awards for $2,500 each to two lucky people during our Thirty-ninth Annual Constitution Meeting & Dinner. This year the event will be held on May 27, 2015 at Park Central Tavern located in the heart of Hamden, CT. Good Luck to all scholarship candidates.

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