Scholarship and Special Program Listing

Scholarship Deadline Award Criteria
Rowan College at Gloucester County Varies Varies Visit for
scholarship opportunities.
Must have application submitted to apply. 
 Gloucester County Hero Scholarship Fund  5-May $500 Open to dependens of Gloucester County Polics, Fire, and EMS personnel who gave their lives or are permanently disabled in the line of duty.
Julia Polk Parham Scholarship 5-May $1,500 African-American HS seniors that will
attend a 4 year college. Application available
 in guidance. 
 Katherine D. Jones Live to Give 6-May $1,000  Open to HS seniors. Essay required. Must be involved in community service and show proof of acceptance to a 2 r 4 year college. Applications available in guidance. 
 Thorton Sisters 7-May  Not listed Open to HS senior females (African-American, Latino-American, Carribean-American, Native-American, etc.) Please visit
 The LINKS HBCU Scholarship  15-May $1,000  Open to HS seniors planning to attend an HBCU in the Fall: Information HBCU Scholarship Cover Letter.docx
Application Links_HBCU_Application.docx
 JDRF scholarship 19-May $1,000 Open to HS seniors living with Type 1 diabetes. For more information or to apply:
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
B. Davis Scholarship 22-May $1,000 Essay contest. Application and
 topic available at
 Conserve Wildlife Scholarship 31-May  $250-$1000 Social Media contest open to all high school students. Details at
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
Big Sun Scholarship 19-Jun $500 High school senior/student athlete planning
to attend a post-secondary institution.
 Arborjet "Taking Root" Scholarship 30-Jun $1,000 Open to HS seniors planning to pursue full-time studies in Forestry, Plant Sciences, Horticulture, Entomology, Environmental Science or a related major at an accredited two-year or four-year college Visit
Foster and Adoptive Family Services 1-Jul Varies Open to students who have experienced DCP&P out-of-home placement, independent living, homeless, etc. Visit
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
 TCNJ Summer Robotics Camp 15-May  $1700 July 30-August 4 Robotics camp at TCNJ.
 National Summer Transportation Inst. at Rowan  25-May  Free Open to students entering grades 10-12 in 2017 that are interested in learning more about how engineers impact society. For more information or to apply visit
Rutgers Summer Pre-College 26-May Cost Varies Various summer programs for all grade levels available at
 Rutgers New Brunswick. Visit
Rutgers Camden BizEd program 31-May $350 Rising juniors and seniors interested in business.
 Stockton Summer HS Urban Teacher Academy 31-May Free program - must provide your own transportation  HS students with a GPA of 2.8 or better and are interested in becoming teachers.. check out
 Boys scouts leadership program  5-Jun Free program - must provide your own transportation
 Summer leadership program open to young adults ages 15-20. Information available at
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.
 Alice Paul Summer Girls Leadership  Not Listed $275  Summer leadership program open to girls ages 14-18. Information available at
United States Naval Academy Not listed 525 plus
Rising HS seniors visit the Naval Academy for a
 week during the summer to learn about midshipman life. Information at
Mercy College Leadership Academy Not listed $250 plus
Current HS juniors interested in business
and leadership. GPA over a 90. See your counselor to be nominated at
Lebanon Valley College Health
and Biomedical Summer Camp
Not listed $1,000 Rising HS sophomores, juniors, and seniors interested in the
 biomedical field. Visit