The Connecticut Pharmacists Association scholarship awards were established for students pursuing careers in the field of Pharmacy.  Four scholarships of $1000.00 each are awarded annually by the Connecticut Pharmacists Association and presented at the CPA Annual Awards and Scholarships Banquet in September.

Overall Impression     ·     Academic Record  

Scholarship applicants must be Connecticut residents enrolled in undergraduate status at an accredited school or college of pharmacy (not necessarily in Connecticut) and within six semesters of undergraduate graduation  (B.S.Pharm. or Pharm.D. degree) at the time of application. 


Application Procedure

Applicants must submit the following material on or before June 7, 2013.

    • Completed Application with essay
    • Letter of recommendation from an instructor of pharmacy or dean of your school
    • Official transcript of your grades


To download a Scholarship Application for 2013, please click here


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The 8th DEA National Prescription Drug Take-Back Event
The National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day is approaching! This year it will be held on April 26th from 10am-2pm in conjunction with local law enforcement agencies and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA).  This event will allow citizens to dispose of unwanted, expired, or unused prescription drugs (only pills or patches are accepted). Click here to find a location near you.

Breaking News! Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Announced! April  4, 2014:  Six licenses were awarded today. The CPA congratulates CPA members Geri-Ann Bradley, Angelo DeFazio, Nick Tamborrino and Laurie Zrenda for their approvals, in addition to D&B Wellness, LLC and Prime Wellness.of Connecticut, LLC.  Click here to read the press release from the State of Connecticut Department of Consumer Protection.