Loan Program

Criteria for loan applicants:
  • Applicants must reside in Newington, Connecticut continuously for 18 months or more. 
  • Applicants must be enrolled in post secondary education (college) or training. 
  • A parent/guardian co-signer will be required at time of loan issuance.

Loan Restrictions:

  • Individual loans, which are interest-free, are limited to a maximum amount of $1,000 in any one school year. 
  • All loan checks will be written out to the school that the student will be attending.
  • No loan checks will be issued solely in the name of the student. 
  • Loans are not automatically renewable.


Please feel free to download a copy of the loan application.  Follow the instructions carefully - applications must be received by the first Friday in June for consideration.  Loans recipients are selected annually in June of each year. 

The Loan Application is a PDF file in an editable format.  Complete as follows:

- Open the PDF file

- Type in your responses for each question

- Print the completed document, sign/date the document.

- Mail and or deliver your application to the NHS Guidance Office by noon on the 1st Friday in June.  (Optional:  Save the completed application on your computer.)   

If you have any trouble reading the document, use the Get Adobe Reader button for a free download.  If you continue to have difficulty, please complete the online request form and specify the problem - a copy will be mailed to you. 

Loan Application