College Scholarship Information

 
The following lists some scholarship opportunities offered by organizations and schools that have made direct contact with the Academy.

Please Note: *Scholarship information is available in NAVIANCE and in the Counseling Department*
 
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StudentScholarships.org - Listing scholarships by state and in dependent scholarships through 15 Programs.
 
 
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We're accepting applications for our 2022 scholarship program beginning December 1!

 
 

The 200 Club of Morris County's scholarship program began in 1982 to provide assistance to high school seniors entering college or a post-high school educational or vocational school program.

Our scholarship program is limited to high school seniors who serve as Emergency Medical Technicians (EMTs) or Firefighters in Morris County, or whose parent/guardian is actively serving in or retired from the following agencies Morris County:

  • Morris County police departments
  • Morris County fire departments
  • Morris County first aid squads
  • New Jersey State Police serving Morris County
  • Federal Law Enforcement serving Morris County

New Jersey State Police and Federal Law Enforcement eligibility is restricted to those who live or have their primary assignment in Morris County or have retired from the New Jersey State Police or a Federal Law Enforcement agency and live or had their primary assignment in Morris County.

 

Children of personnel working in clerical or other non-related public safety duties are not eligible. Likewise children of members, and members of The 200 Club of Morris County are not eligible.

Application Process

Scholarships will be awarded on a one-time basis for the 2022-2023 academic year. Award criteria includes academic performance, community service, extracurricular activities and financial need. The scholarship committee reviews and approves applications impartially with no knowledge of a student's identity. Announcement of the scholarship recipients will be made by mid-April 2022.

 

Help us spread the word!

If you know a high school senior who may be eligible for our scholarship, tell them to visit www.200clubofmorriscounty.com/scholarships

The deadline for applications is 6:00 pm Tuesday, February 15, 2022.

 
 
 
 
ASCE - American Society of Civil Engineers

 

ASCE North Jersey Branch believes in investing in the future of the civil engineering profession. This means elevating the next generation of young engineers, and to do this, ASCE NJB awards $15,000 annually to graduate, undergraduate and high school students.

ASCE FAMILY MEMBER SCHOLARSHIP - The North Jersey Branch will award a scholarship to the child or grandchild of a member of the ASCE North Jersey Branch currently pursuing a Civil Engineering Undergraduate Degree. The scholarship will be awarded to a college Junior who demonstrates strong academic and extracurricular achievement.

ASCE North Jersey Scholarship Application 

2022 Bernard Kilgore and Bob Stevens Memorial Scholarships
Bernard Kilgore Memorial Scholarship

$5,000 college scholarship awarded to a high school student who is planning to pursue a career in journalism. This student also is named the Garden State Scholastic Press Association’s New Jersey High School Journalist of the Year.
CLICK FOR APPLICATION

 

Bob Stevens Memorial Scholarship
Bob Stevens Memorial Scholarship - $2,000 college scholarship awarded through the Garden State Scholastic Press Association to a high school senior who has demonstrated dedication to their school newspaper or yearbook.
CLICK FOR APPLICATION

 

 

 

Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation

The Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation believes that investing in students who are leaders, both academically and in service to others, will result in positive, lasting change and sustainable communities.

visit Cokeurl.com/scholarships.

 
 
 
DAR - Daughters of the American Revolution

The Daughters of the American Revolution is pleased to offer numerous scholarships for graduating seniors planning to attend a four year accredited college in the United States.  Below is a summary of available scholarships.  Application forms and information are attached.

 

BETTY BRADBURY VAIL SCHOLARSHIP  $2,000

This Scholarship is awarded to a high school senior who is a United States citizen who  is planning on majoring in Political Science, History, Government or Economics at a college in the United States.  There may be more than one applicant from each school.   The original application and 3 copies must be mailed by December 20, 2021.  NO EXCEPTIONS.  The application form, sponsoring chapter form and extra-curricular activities forms are attached.  All must be completed as per instructions.

 

NJ STATE SOCIETY SCHOLARSHIP  $1000

This Scholarship is awarded to a high school senior who is a US citizen, plans to attend a college in the US and who demonstrates financial need.  One applicant is allowed per high school.  This application (1 original and 3 copies) must be returned to the Guidance Counselor for pick up no later than November 22, 2021.  NO EXCEPTIONS.  The application is attached.

 

DAR NATIONAL SCHOLARSHIPS 

We offer a wide array of scholarships for graduating high school students, college undergraduates, and graduate students.  An informational flyer is attached which may be posted or distributed.

The online application platform is now open.  The application timeframe for the 2022-2023 academic year is from November 1, 2021, through January 31, 2022 by 11:59 p.m. EST.

NEW - America 250! Scholarship - $5,000

Do you know a college undergraduate currently majoring in American history?

This year the DAR Scholarship Committee is pleased to announce a new scholarship will be offered in celebration of our nation’s 250th Anniversary.  The America 250! Scholarship is a one-time $5,000 scholarship awarded to up to four college undergraduates currently majoring in American history.  Further information can be found at:   America 250! Scholarship.  The America 250! Scholarship will be available through the DAR Academic Works online scholarship platform, along with the other scholarships offered by the DAR Scholarship Committee at https://dar.academicworks.com.

 

 See the Counseling Department for above mentioned application forms and instructions.

 

 

 

 

De Sales University
 
Merit Scholarships/ Leadership Scholarships
Visit Desales.edu/visit for more information on their Scholarships
 
 
 
Duquesne University - Spirit of Excellence Scholarship
 
We recognize that now, more than any other time in recent memory, students and their families are facing a unique set of challenges. We also recognize the tenacity, perseverance and grit necessary to succeed despite these challenges.

In the spirit of our founding, commitment to excellence, mission of service, and in alignment with University Goals, Duquesne will award five exceptional leaders with a full-tuition scholarship for four years starting with the 2021-22 academic year

 

 

Florham Park Rotary Club Scholarship
 
A one time $1,000. Scholarship to a High School Senior who is a resident of Florham Park, in good standing with her high school and applying to a certified school of higher learning.
Applications are available in the Guidance Department.
Deadline: Friday April 3
 
 
Florham Park Jaycees Scholarship
 
Florham Park Senior who has been accepted into a college or technical/trade school. Involvement in community service and volunteerism. Essay and Official transcript required. Please email application or questions to: fpjaycees@gmail.com.
 
 
 
GE- Reagan Foundation Scholarship
Since 2000, the Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation and Institute has awarded $10 million in scholarships to more than 500 students. Help put promising young leaders in the running for the Foundation's largest scholarship award before the Jan. 6 deadline.

High school seniors nationwide who demonstrate leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship are invited to apply for the 2022 GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program. This program annually provides college-bound students with $10,000 renewable scholarships - up to $40,000 total per recipient - and supports them as they lead and serve in college and beyond.

Applications for the 2022 GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program will be accepted online until Jan. 6, 2022. Additional information, eligibility requirements, and a link to the application are available online. You may also follow us on Facebook and learn more about the Foundation's other programs for students and educators.

We encourage you to share this news with candidates who exemplify these characteristics inside and outside the classroom and encourage them to apply. We look forward to honoring these deserving student leaders next spring.

Candidates who have questions about the application process may contact the program's administrator, Scholarship America, at
ge-reagan@scholarshipamerica.org.
 
 
 
 
 
 

Horatio Alger Scholarship Programs

ONE SCHOLARSHIP. ENDLESS OPPORTUNITIES

As one of the nation's largest need-based college scholarship programs in the country, the Horatio Alger Scholarship Programs specifically assist high school students who have faced and overcome great obstacles in their young lives. While many programs are directed primarily to recognizing academic achievement or leadership potential, the Horatio Alger Association seeks students who have exhibited determination, integrity, and perseverance in overcoming adversity, as well as have critical financial need.

 

 

ITHACA COLLEGE
 
Merit and leadership scholarships
 
 
 

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation

The Cooke College Scholarship Program is an undergraduate scholarship program available to high-achieving high school seniors with financial need who seek to attend and graduate from the nation's best four-year colleges and universities.
Applicants must meet the following eligibility requirements.

 

 

 
Junior League of Morristown - High School Senior Voluntarism Scholarship
 
The Voluntarism Scholarships were established in 1986 as a gift to the community as part of
JLM's 50th anniversary celebration. Scholarships are awarded based on
the applicant's demonstrated commitment to voluntarism. Secondary
criteria include leadership, extra-curricular activities, scholastic effort and
family responsibilities. Financial need is not considered. Both male and
female students are eligible to apply.
Do you know someone who you would recommend for a $2,500
scholarship for outstanding volunteers? The Junior League of
Morristown, Inc. (JLM) is offering four scholarships to students who
reside or attend school in Morris and Somerset counties and are planning
to attend an accredited college or trade school next year.
 
 
 
The JLS strives to affect positive community change by providing financial
support to non-profit organizations and deserving students in the area. We
have given over 3 million dollars to our community in the form of grants to
organizations whose missions better the lives of those they serve and scholarships to students
who have demonstrated a commitment to volunteerism.
 
 

KPMG Future Leaders Program

 

Applications are now being accepted for the KPMG Future Leaders Program – Class of 2021!

KPMG Future Leaders Program will award 22 deserving high school female seniors:

  1. A scholarship of $10,000 per year for 4 years of college
  2. A pairing with an executive woman mentor for one-year
  3. A leadership development retreat and ongoing KPMG support

Online application site

Applicant criteria includes:
• Female high school senior planning to enroll in a 4-year undergraduate program for the upcoming fall semester
• Proven track record of academic excellence and leadership potential
• Minimum 3.5 cumulative GPA
• Interest in a business or STEM academic track
• Active in the community and
• Demonstrates a significant financial need
• Letter of recommendation from a nonprofit/community organization

 

 

 
 
LAWRENCE TECHNOLOGICAL UNIVERSITY
 
For more information on scholarships visit: future students scholarship opportunities
 
 

The Mensa Foundation Scholarship Program awards more than $150,000 in assistance every year to college-bound students around the globe. Scholarships are awarded based solely on 550-word essays expressing applicants’ academic and professional goals and how their personal experiences will help them to accomplish those goals.

The U.S. scholarship program relies on approximately 450 dedicated volunteers around the country, with support from the Foundation’s office staff. U.S. applicants need not be Mensa members. However, college-bound Mensa members and their dependents may also be eligible for one of several $2,500 scholarships awarded each year through the Mensa Member Scholarship Program.

Northern NJ Mensa Scholarships -Mensa Membership/Eligibility Not Required

$300 to $1,000 available to students enrolled in post-secondary/college in September 2021

Students can apply online at: www.mensafoundation.org/scholarships.

 
 
 
MORRIS ARTS 
 
The Elaine Ehlers Arts Scholarship and the Eugenie Coladarci Arts Scholarship are offered annually by the Morris Arts to graduating seniors who demonstrate artistic excellence in dance, drama, music, or visual arts and plan to pursue further study in an area related to the arts.
 
 

Morris County Chapter - The Links, Inc.

 

Annually starting in May 2021, the Morris County (NJ) Chapter of The Links, Incorporated (“Morris County Links”) will award one two-year $6,000 STEAM scholarship to a high school senior who meets the qualifications outlined in the enclosed Scholarship Application package. 

For more information go to:  morriscountylinks.org

Founded in 1946, The Links, Incorporated is a non-profit, volunteer, service organization of nearly 14,000 women committed to enriching, sustaining and ensuring the cultural and economic survival of African Americans and other persons of African ancestry. During its 39-year history, the Morris County Links has established an exemplary record of community service through a diverse array of award-winning programs including awarding over $100,000 in scholarship awards.

 

 

Morris County Retirees Education Association, INC (MCREA)

 

Senior must possess a commitment to pursue a BA/BS degree in Education at a four year college/university. Letter of recommendation, transcript, SAT/ACT scores and essay required. Applications and instructions are available at https://www.morriscountyrea.org/mcrea-scholarships/

 
 
 
Morris Plains Fire Association
 
The Morris Plains Fire Association is inviting all Morris Plains High School Seniors in the class of 2021 to apply for one of two scholarships to be awarded to help in the winner’s post-high school plans.
Scholarship Criteria:
  1. Borough of Morris Plains resident, Class of 2021
  2. Cannot be a member of a family that is a Morris Plains Fire Department Member
  3. Application (with specific criteria) can be downloaded from the link below.

Any questions, please contact:   
Tom Tani, MP Fire Association Scholarship Committee,

(973) 906 1508, ctsquared@optonline.net

Please click here for additional information and Scholarship application.

 

 
 
NAWC -National Association of Water Companies - New Jersey Chapter
$2,500. Scholarship for students interested in Water Utility Industry of Related Field, such as, natural resource management, environmental sciences, biology, chemistry, engineering, communication, computer science, business administration consumer affairs, law, finance etc
For application and to learn more go to the NAWC website
Deadline April 10
 
 
 

The 2021 Naomi Rabb Winston Visual Art Scholarship Application

The National Society of Arts and Letters invites artists to apply for the 2021 Naomi Rabb Winston Scholarship in Two-Dimensional Art. $12,000 in scholarships will be awarded. Please see the materials below for more information.

2021 Naomi Rabb Winston Two-Dimensional Art Scholarship Brochure

2021 Winston Visual Art Scholarship Chapter Responsibilities

2021 Winston Visual Art Scholarship Application

 

 

New Jersey Relocation Council Scholarship

 

New Jersey Relocation Council

NJRC offers a scholarship opportunity for college-bound seniors who have relocated during their high school years from one school to another, at least 50 miles.  Their GPA must be 3.0 or higher.

 

 
NJACAC - New Jersey Association of College Admissions Counseling
 
The NJACAC  Scholarship  Committee solicits applications from students who are residents of New Jersey and are United States citizens/permanent residents, following federal guidelines.
  • Four (4) $1250 scholarships for  2021 high school graduates  who will be attending a 2- or 4-year post-secondary institution. Please note that one of the four will be awarded to an alumnus of NJACAC's Camp College or College Key Program.Counselor recommendation is required, please see Ms. Walsh.
For more information and to view application go to: NJACAC High School Scholarship. Deadline March 1, 2020.
 
 
Seton Hall University
 
In order to apply for any of the scholarships, you must apply to Seton Hall University. However, you may apply for the scholarship prior to notification of admission. The criteria listed below determines eligibility only and does not guarantee receipt of the scholarship.
Catholic High School Achievement Award
Eligibility : Incoming freshmen attending Catholic high schools with a minimum of an unweighted 3.0 GPA and a 1350 SAT (new) or 29 ACT as well as a strong record of involvement in their high school, community or church.
Application Process: No application required, automatically awarded to eligible student

Forensics, Speech and Debate Scholarship
 
Eligibility: Incoming freshman and incoming transfers who will participate in Seton Hall's Brownson Speech and Debate Team and who display outstanding academic achievement and public speaking ability.
Application Process: apply online
Application: Forensics, Speech and Debate Scholarship Application
 
 
West Orange Rotary Club Scholarship
 
We are committed to awarding scholarships to those who exemplify the ideals of Rotary and want to reward successful candidates for their hard work and outstanding performance during high school. If selected, you will join a special group of previous recipients. Our Rotary Club is committed to making a difference in our community and in the world.
Please keep in mind the following as you compete the application.
 Rotary is the oldest and largest service organization in the world
 Rotary Clubs can be found in over 200 countries and territories throughout the world
 Rotary International holds one of only two non-political seats in the United Nations
 The Rotary Motto is “Service Above Self”
As Rotarians we utilize the Four Way Test in all the things we think, say and do
 Is It the Truth?
 Is It Fair to All Concerned?
 Will It Build Goodwill and Better Friendships?
 Will it be Beneficial to All Concerned?
Consider reviewing the West Orange Rotary Club website, www.westorangenjrotary.org the Rotary
International website, www.Rotary.org and follow us on Facebook at Facebook.com/RotaryofWestOrange.
 
 
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 SCHOLARSHIPS DUE IN DECEMBER


Stephen J. Brady Stop Hunger Scholarships
 Provider: Stop Hunger Foundation
Amount: $5,000
# of winners: 25

Burger King James W. McLamore Whopper Scholarship Award Provider: BURGER KING McLamore Foundation
Amount: $1,000
# of winners: Varies

Foot Locker Scholar Athletes (2022) Provider: Foot Locker Foundation
Amount: $25,000
# of winners: 20

AQHF Youth Scholarship Provider: American Quarter Horse Foundation
Amount: $50,000
# of winners: Varies

Dell Scholars Program Provider: Michael & Susan Dell Foundation
Amount: $20,000
# of winners: 500

The Hagan Scholarship Provider: Hagan Scholarship Foundation
Amount: $48,000
# of winners: 500

The NHS Scholarship Provider: National Honor Society
Amount: $25,000
# of winners: 600

Leadership Enterprise for a Diverse America Scholarship Provider: Leadership Enterprise for a Diverse America
Amount: Varies
# of winners: Varies

Equitable Excellence Scholarship Provider: Equitable
Amount: $25,000
# of winners: Varies