Scholarship and Special Program Listing

Scholarship Deadline Award Criteria
Rowan College at Gloucester County Varies Varies Visit https://rcgc.academicworks.com/ for
scholarship opportunities.
Must have application submitted to apply. 
NJ Electronic Security Association 10-Mar $1,000-$1,500 Scholarship for children of active duty police,
fire fighter, paramedic, or emt.
Visit http://nj-esa.org/scholarship-program/
Buddhist Tzu Chi Foundation 11-Mar $1,000 Open to all HS seniors in need of financial
 assistance for college. Essay about Tzu Chi
(based on research) is required.
Visit http://www.tzuchi.us/scholarships/ 
Visiting Nurses Association Health Group
Scholarship
13-Mar $500 NJ HS senior enrolling  in a nursing program
 post graduation. Copies available in guidance. 
Unigo Scholarships 14-Mar varies Various scholarships available visit
https://www.unigo.com/scholarships
Foster and Adoptive Scholarship 15-Mar varies Seniors that have experienced a CP&P
out-of-home placement/independent
 living and that plan to attend post-secondary
 school visit
https://www.fafsonline.org/
njfc-scholars-program/
 oxyGEN Scholarship 17- Mar  not listed Open to seniors pursuing a degree
at a 2 or 4 year college. Visit 
https://ebiznet.sbc.com/oxygen/oxy/scholarship/index.html
Valerie E. Yahn Scholarship 18-Mar not listed HS seniors interested in becoming a registered nurse
 - please apply at
 http://njsna.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/Valerie
_E_Yahn_Schol_Applica.pdf
Korean Spirit and Culture
 Promotion Project
5-Mar up to $500 Korean History Essay contest open to grades 7-12.
Visit http://www.kscpp.net/KSCPPHome/EssayContest/
tabid/147/Default.aspx
for more information and to apply. 
Community Foundation of NJ 30-Mar Varies Various scholarships posted at
 http://cfnj.org/current-funds/student-scholarships/
Salem County Bass Scholarship 24-Mar $2,000 Open to students planning to major in music
 (vocal or instrumental) audition recording required.
 Application available at
 http://www.salemcountybrass.org/scholar.html
AAA Scholarship South Jersey 31-Mar $2,500 Essay contest for HS seniors available at https://www.southjersey.aaa.com/about-us/scholarship
Fred Baker Memorial Scholarship 31-Mar $2,000 Seniors pursuing a career in law enforcement or
 fire rescue are eligible to apply. Must have a GPA
of B or better. Applications available in guidance. 
Country Garden Club Helen
 Utley Memorial Scholarship
1-Apr $1,000 For a graduating senior pursuing a degree in horticulture,
agriculture, or landscape architecture. Application available
 in guidance. 
Shades of Harmony Scholarship 1-Apr $500 HS Senior girls with a good academic record that is accepted
into a music program at a college or university. Applications
available in guidance. 
NJ Chapter of National Association
 of Water Companies
1-Apr $2,500 Students interested in a career in the water utility
industry or related field (resource management,
science, computer science, etc.) visit
http://www.njua.com/scholarships_available
S.T.A.R.S Foundations AKA Scholarship 1-Apr $1,500 Open to African American HS seniors planning
to pursue a degree from a 2 or 4 year college.
Essay is required - applications available in the
guidance office. 
Janet Logan Daily Foundation 1-Apr $10,000 Graduating seniors from NJ enrolling full-time
in an accredited university or college. Must have
 worked an average of 30 hours per week during the
 summer since the age of 16. Details at http://janetlogandailyfoundation.org/application.asp
Toni Donato-Bolis and Baby RJ Foundation 3-Apr Not listed HS Seniors planning to attend an accredited
college or university In Fall 2017. Essay required.
Application available at
http://www.toniandrjfoundation.org/scholarships 
Generating Achievement
Potential Scholarship
3-Apr $1,000 Scholarship applications available for African
American, Hispanic, Mexican, Native American,
 or other Minority students. Must provide resume
 and future goals on application. Application
available in the guidance office. 
Glassboro Orchid Club 3-Apr $100-$500 Must be an African American senior HS student
that plans to attend a 4 or 2 year college.
Must be able to show school involvement.
Applications available in guidance. 
Cooper Levenson Scholarship 7-Apr up to $2,500 HS seniors that have given back to their
communities despite challenges encouraged to
apply. Must  provide ACT/SAT scores and transcript.
 Applications available at
 http://files.constantcontact.com/36427da8001/
05bb69ea-163b-4f8d-90f4-7f9f8b5fb8e8.pdf
NJ Utilities Association Excellence in Diversity Scholarship 8-Apr $1,500 Open to HS seniors that fall into a listed minority group.
Must demonstrate financial need. Application at http://www.njua.com/2017_scholarship_opportunities_from_njua
NJ Utilities Association Trade and Vocational Scholarship 8-Apr $6,000 Students pursuing a trade or vocational degree at
a NJ Accredited school. http://www.njua.com/njua_trade_and_
vocational_school_scholarship
NJ Elks Special Children's Scholarship 14-Apr $2,500-$10,000 High school seniors that are classified by the child study team
 with an IEP may apply. Application available at http://www.njelks.org/images/stories/Scholarship/
2017%20scc%20application.pdf
 Italian American Benevolent Association Scholarship 14-Apr $1,000  Seniors of Italian American decent with scholastic achievement
and financial need. Applications at IABA Scholarship Application 2017.pdf
Gloucester County Art League 14-Apr $2,000 Graduating HS seniors that plan to attend college
 and pursue a career in fine arts
 (not music/dance/theater).
 Applications available in guidance. 
FunNJ.com Scholarship 15-Apr $100-$1,000 Open to HS seniors that will attend a 2
or 4 year school in NJ. Details and
application available at http://blog.funnew
jersey.com/fun-new-jersey-high-school-
scholarship-opportunity/
Dunkin Donuts Scholarship 17-Apr $2,000 HS Seniors that plan to enroll in full-time
undergrad study at a 2/4/tech school next year.
Visit www.dunkindonuts.com/scholarship
HonorsGRADU Multimedia Scholarship 16-Apr $1,000 Applicants my submit art ,creative writing, music
 or photography for this award. Visit http://honorsgradu.com/scholarship/
for more information and to apply. 
American Association of University Women 18-Apr $1,000 HS Seniors girls planning to attend college
 in the fall must have a minimum SAT of 1550.
Visit http://gloucester-nj.aauw.net/scholarship/
ETS Employee Community Action
 Fund Scholarship
21-Apr up to $10,000 Open to students facing difficult circumstances/
financial hardships. Visit
http://news.ets.org/press-releases/new-jersey
-and-san-antonio-students-eligible-for-collegiate-scholarships/ 
Gloucester County NAACP Scholarship 21-Apr $500 Open to HS seniors that are a designated
minority by US law with a 2.5 GPA that has
 proof of acceptance to an college or technical
school. Application available in guidance. 
Builders League of South Jersey 24-Apr up to $3,500 Open to HS seniors that will matriculate
in an accredited, post-secondary school for
 a career related to real estate or the
construction industry. Application available at http://www.blsj.com/scholarship-information
Josiah DuBois Humanitarian Award 25-Apr $2,000 Open to current juniors and seniors that is
 an active member of school clubs. http://www.nj.gov/education/holocaust/
stawards/042517DuBois.pdf
Knights of Columbus Council 6890 25-Apr $1,500 HS Senior with a GPA of 2.5 or higher planning
to attend a 2 or 4 year college. Application available in
 guidance. 
DT1 Charities Scholarship 30-Apr $5,000 Graduating HS seniors with type 1 diabetes.
Application available at http://dt1charities.com/what-we-do/
Vineland Jersey Fresh Festival Scholarship 30-Apr not listed Graduating seniors planning to pursue a
career in agriculture, environmental science,
animals, plants, aquaculture, or related fields.
 Application available from Mrs. Pilitowski in Guidance
or Mr. Nelson
Greater Woodbury Garden Club 1-May $500 Graduating seniors planning to pursue a
 career in agriculture or related field.
Must have a minimum of a B average.
Applications available in guidance
Julia Polk Parham Scholarship 5-May $1,500 African-American HS seniors that will
attend a 4 year college. Application available
 in guidance. 
NJ Disabled Vets Scholarship 21-May $1,000 NJ HS senior that is a descendant of a
member of the Disabled American Vets
Dept. of NJ. Application available in guidance.
Also look at http://www.collegescholarships.org
/scholarships/dependents.htm
B. Davis Scholarship 22-May $1,000 Essay contest. Application and
 topic available at http://www.studentawardsearch.com
/scholarships.htm
University of Rochester (Bausch and Lomb) 1-Jun $10,000 Juniors - please see Mrs. Pilitowski in
 guidance if you plan to apply/attend this
 school after graduation. 
Abbott and Fenner Scholarship Program 12-Jun $1,000 Essay contest for HS Seniors available at http://www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.htm
Big Sun Scholarship 19-Jun $500 High school senior/student athlete planning
to attend a post-secondary institution. http://www.bigsunathletics.com/
Special Program Deadline Cost Description
Barnard College Pre-Summer program Varies Varies Various summer programs for all grade levels
available at Barnard College/Columbia University Visit https://www.barnard.edu/precollege/summer/programs
Rowan University STEAM Academy 7-Apr Varies - financial
 aid available
3 different summer programs for those entering any grade in high school. Visit  www.rowan.edu/STEAM
Alex's Lemonade Stand Student
Leadership Academy
April 15th  Free Open to rising HS juniors and seniors. Leadership training program at Villanova University. Visit https://www.alexslemonade.org/campaign/student-leadership-academy
U. of Maryland Terp Discovery Program 15-Apr $3,545 Residential summer program at University of Maryland for
 pre-college MS/HS Students. Information available at https://oes.umd.edu/middle-high-school-students
 Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office HS internship 28- Apr free  Open to current 9th-11th graders that are interested in 
learning about the role and function of the Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office, observe and participate in mock trial, etc. Application 2017 SYP App.pdf
Rutgers Summer Pre-College 26-May Cost Varies Various summer programs for all grade levels available at
 Rutgers New Brunswick. Visit http://summer.rutgers.edu/precollegeRU
Rutgers Camden BizEd program 31-May $350 Rising juniors and seniors interested in business. https://business.camden.rutgers.edu/bized/summer2017/
Desales TV Video Summer Institute 12-Jun $1,115 Students ages 13 and up interested in film may apply to attend
 this 6 day summer program. http://www.desales.edu/home/academics/divisions-departments/division-of-performing-arts/youth-programs/the-summer-video-institute
United States Naval Academy Not listed 525 plus
 transportation
Rising HS seniors visit the Naval Academy for a
 week during the summer to learn about midshipman life. Information at https://www.usna.edu/Admissions/index.php
Mercy College Leadership Academy Not listed $250 plus
transportation
Current HS juniors interested in business
and leadership. GPA over a 90. See your counselor to be nominated at https://form.jotform.com/asic22/leadership-academy-nomination-form-
Lebanon Valley College Health
and Biomedical Summer Camp
Not listed $1,000 Rising HS sophomores, juniors, and seniors interested in the
 biomedical field. Visit http://www.lvc.edu/academics/summer-community-programming/health-biomedical-sciences-camp/