The Center for Real Estate has available several scholarships/awards for real estate students during the Fall and Spring academic semesters. These awards are for:

  • Undergraduate students who have taken at least two (2) real estate courses or who are currently enrolled in their second real estate course; and
  • Graduate students who are pursuing a concentration in real estate.

Most of the scholarships are sponsored by professional real estate organizations. Applications are screened by Real Estate Center staff; selection of the award recipient is made by the sponsoring organization.

If you want to be considered for any of these scholarships, please:

  • Complete the Application for Real Estate Scholarships form.
  • Submit a current resume.
  • Submit an unofficial transcript.
  • Write a one-page essay explaining why you have chosen real estate as a career. Essay guidelines: not longer than one page; typed; size 11 or 12 font; one inch margins; space-and-a-half (1.5) spacing; top line or header of the essay should read: your full name in the upper left, and the wording “Real Estate Scholarship Essay” (omit quotes) in the upper right.

Call Debbie Philips (860)-486-3227 at the Center for Real Estate to schedule an appointment to submit your application. The various scholarships have different deadlines; applications not received by the deadline cannot be considered for that particular scholarship. Please submit your scholarship application as soon as possible.

Outside Scholarship Application Opportunities:

UConn Scholarships


  • Byrl N. Boyce Valuation Scholarship
  • Carl F. Traub Memorial Scholarship
  • Connecticut Association of Realtors Past Presidents’ Scholarship
  • Greater Hartford Association of REALTORS® Commercial Real Estate Council
  • ICSC International Council of Shopping Centers Foundation – William Holmes/Hart Advisors Scholarship
  • Konover Coppa Family Fund for the School of Business Center for Real Estate
  • Dr. Marc A. Louargand Memorial Fellowship Endowment
  • Ned Heberger Student Fund
  • Society of Industrial and Office Realtors/Samuel F. Pierson Scholarship
  • Stephen Messner School of Business Scholarship Fund
  • William N. Kinnard, Jr. Scholarship