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LOCAL & NATIONAL SCHOLARSHIPS BY MONTH/DATE DEADLINES

A scholarship in RED indicates the deadline has passed

National College Match
Questbridge connects academically outstanding high school seniors from low-income backgrounds with full four-year scholarships to the nations leading colleges. Click HERE for more information. 
Deadline: 9/26/19

GenM Scholarship 
To be eligible for the scholarship a student must currently be in high school and at least 16 years old. 
$5000, 4 awards. For more information click HERE
Deadline 9/30/2019

Money Metals Exchange Scholarship Program
To be eligible for the scholarship a student must be a high school senior and have an interest in economics. However, you do not have to plan on majoring in economics. 
$2000, 5 awards. For more information click HERE
Deadline 9/30/2019

Odenza Marketing Group Scholarships
To be eligible for the scholarship a student must be at least sixteen years old and have a GPA of 2.5 or higher. For more information click HERE
$500, 1 award.
Deadline 9/30/2019

VIP Scholarships 
To be eligible for the scholarship a student must be currently enrolled in a US High school was be at least 13 years old. For more information click HERE
$5000, 1 award. 
Deadline 9/30/2019

OppU Achievers Scholarship 
Students submit a short essay through the portal on our scholarship page, GPA above 3.0 
For more information click HERE
Award: $2,500 
Deadline 9/30/2019

Create Real Impact Scholarships 
To be eligible for the scholarship a student must be at least fourteen years old and be a legal resident of the United States. For more information click HERE
$1500, 13 Awards.
Deadline 10/5/2019

Hispanic Heritage Youth Awards 
To be eligible a student must be currently enrolled in high school and graduating in spring 2020. Additionally, they must have an unweighted GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale, For more information click HERE.
$3500, 180 awards. 
Deadline 10/15/2019

Womens Ministries Scholarship Program
To be eligible a student must be a woman committed to serving the mission of the 7th dat adventist church who would be others unable to afford college education. 
$20,000. For more information click HERE
Deadline 10/15/2019

American Muscle Student Scholarship
To be eligible for scholarship a student must be enrolled in an American college, tech institute, or high school senior planning on attending a college in 2020. 
For more information click HERE
$2000, 4 awards. 
Deadline 10/15/2019

Make the U Scholarship 
To be eligible for scholarship a student must show academic excellence and demonstrate community service. For more information click HERE
$15,000, 31 awards. 
Deadline 10/15/2019

Jefferson Scholars - UVA
If you are planning to apply to University of Virginia, nominations are now being accepted for the Jefferson Scholarship, which provides full tuition, fees, and a living stipend for four years of undergraduate study at UVA, plus a number of generous enrichment benefits, including a study abroad experience. If you are interested in this opportunity, please visit the website HERE and review the requirements of what they are looking for. If you find that this is a good fit, please provide a summary of yourself  with a list of accomplishments to Mrs. Daniell via email by 10/15/2019.
Horatio Alger Scholarship
To be eligible a student must be enrolled full time as a high school senior in the United States, progressing towards graduation for spring 2020 and exhibit a strong commitment to pursue a BA at an accredited institution. For more information click HERE
$25,000 , 106 awards. 
Deadline 10/25/2019

You Deserve It Scholarship
To be eligible a student must be a resident of any 50 United States and be at least 16 years old. For more information click HERE
$1000, 1 award
Deadline 10/29/2019

Coco Cola Scholars Program
To be eligible a student must be a current high school student who will graduate in the 2019-2020 academic year. Click HERE for more information. 
$25,000, 150 awards. 
Deadline 10/31/2019

SP High School Scholarship 
To be eligible a student must be a high school student who plans to attend college in September 2020 and answer the essay question on the sponsored website. For more information click HERE
$10,000  10 Awards
Deadline 10/31/2019

Voice of Democracy Scholarship
To be eligible a student must be in high school between grades 9-12, be enrolled in a public or private school. For more information click HERE
$30,000 50 Awards 
Deadline 10/31/2019

KidGuard High School Scholarship 

To be eligible a student must be a high school senior enrolling in a US high school. You must submit an essay answering one of the 2019 prompt questions. 
For more information click HERE
$800 - 3 awards 
Deadline 10/31/2019

2020 Prudential Spirit of Community Awards 
Apply for a 2020 Prudential Spirit of Community Award and you could win a $1000 scholarship and a trip to Washington, DC. 
For more information and application click HERE
Deadline 11/1/2019

Penn State Poetry Contest
Students in grades 9–12 may enter up to two typed poems on any topic and in any form. The poems must be the original work of the student. For more information click HERE
Deadline 11/15/2019

Elks Most Valuable Student Competition 
To be eligible a student must be a high school senior who is a US citizen. Do not need to be a related member of the Elks. For more information click HERE
$50,000 - 500 awards.
Deadline 11/15/2019

Real World Design Challenge Scholarships
To be eligible for the scholarship a student must be currently enrolled in nine, ten, eleven or twelfth grade. 
For more information click HERE
$50,000 - 7 awards
Deadline 11/22/2019

Griswold Home Care Scholarship 
To be eligible a student must be enrolled in their senior year of school. 
For more information click HERE
$1000 - 2 awards
Deadline 11/30/2019

Driver Education Initiative Scholarship 
TO be eligible a student must be currently enrolled in high school full time for the 2019-2020 school year.
For more information click HERE
$500 - 6 awards.  
Deadline 11/30/2019


Barbara Lotze Scholarships for Future Teachers 
To be eligible a student must be a high school senior planning to pursue a career towards teaching Physics in high schools. 
For more information click HERE
$2000 - 10 awards 
Deadline 12/1/2019 

Lamber Goodnow Scholarships 
To be eligible the student must be an innovative creative high school student. 
For more information click HERE
$1000 - 8 awards 
Deadline 12/1/2019

Science Ambassador Scholarship
To be eligible for the scholarship a student must be a high school senior and attend a school in the United States. 
For more information click HERE
$40,000 - 1 award
Deadline 12/9/2019

Sober Partners Scholarship 
In order to participate in our scholarship contest, student applicants must meet the following criteria: Currently enrolled at your school, is a US Citizen and must Provide a Personal Statement in essay form (500 words max) For more information click HERE
$1000
Deadline 12/10/2019

North American Van Lines Logistic Scholarship 
To be eligible a student must be a US Citizen and plan to enroll in an accredited college or university within the United States. 
For more information click HERE
$1000 - 5 awards 
Deadline 12/15/2019

Allied Van Lines Scholarship
Allied Van Lines, one of the leading moving companies in America, is excited to offer a 2019 scholarship program aimed at students whose area of study focuses on logistics and moving-related fields. We are committed to growing our industry and supporting the brightest students in logistics and moving. 
For more information click HERE
$1000
Deadline 12/15/2019


Crazy Games Scholarship
Both current students and rising freshmen are eligible for this scholarship. The $1,500 scholarship will be awarded to one student and the money will be transferred to their University to go towards the tuition fee. The student will be chosen based on their creativity in and commitment to digital media and game development. The choice will be made by a scholarship committee of 2 game publishing experts, and 2 game developers. To apply, applicants need to submit one piece of work. There are no limits on the form of this work. Examples of work would be a game prototype, an essay related to games, an overview of game development technologies, and so forth. The work will remain the student's property. CrazyGames will only consider the work for this scholarship, and will not use it for any other purposes. The student wholly reserves the right to submit this work to other bodies and publish it elsewhere.
For more information click HERE
Deadline 12/31/2019

Super Money Financial Literacy Scholarship
To qualify students must be enrolled full-time in high school as a senior or be a part-time or full-time student in a college, graduate school, trade school, or coding bootcamp. Have an overall average GPA of at least 3.0. Be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States. Upload an unofficial transcript or an enrollment verification document. Submit a 400- to 600-word essay
For more information click HERE
$2500
Deadline 12/31/2019

GenM Scholarship 
To be eligible a student must be currently in high school and be at least 16 years old. 
For more information click HERE
$5000 - 4 awards 
Deadline 12/31/2019

CC Banks Young Scholars Scholarship 
To be eligible for the scholarship a student must be a US resident that has a minimum of a 3.0 GPA. 
For more information click HERE
$2000 - 5 Awards 
Deadline 12/31/2019


GE- Reagan Foundation Scholarship
The Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation and Institute awards more than $1 million in college scholarships to exceptional student leaders each year. High school seniors nationwide who demonstrate leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship are invited to apply for the 2020 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.
For more information click HERE
Deadline 1/3/2020

Foot Locker Scholar Athlete Scholarship 
The Foot Locker Scholar Athletes program honors student-athletes who demonstrate exceptional academic ability and strong leadership skills in sports, in their schools, and within their communities.
Whether you're the lead scorer or the most spirited team player, we want to hear how you have taken the skills you've cultivated in the locker room and used to them create a powerful, positive impact on the lives of others around you.
$20,000
Deadline January 3, 2020
For more information click HERE

NJ Shout Down Drugs
For more information click HERE
Over $10,000 in prizes 
Deadline 1/17/2020

Morris Arts 
to recognize a graduating high school senior who has exhibited artistic excellence in dance, drama, visual arts, or music. Applicants must be Morris County residents. 
Up to $5000.
For more information click HERE
Deadline 1/17/2020

Elks National Foundation Legacy Awards 
To be eligible a student must be a high school senior and be a child or grandchild of an Elks member. 
$4000 - Multiple awards 
Deadline January 31, 2020
For more information click HERE

Courageous Persuaders Scholarship
To be eligible a student must be in high school grades 9-12, and create a 30 second video on the dangers of underage drinking and texting while driving. 
$3000 - Multiple awards.
Deadline January 31, 2020
For more information click HERE

Naomi Rabb Winston Scholarship 
An annual scholarship in honor of the late Naomi Rabb Winston, distinguished artist. Funds are for private study, special training or personal advancement in the applicants chosen art field. 
For more information click HERE
$12,000 in scholarships 
Deadline 2/1/2020

NJ Relocation Scholarship
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.
Deadline - 2/2020
For more information click HERE
2020 NJ Key Club Scholarships  All scholarships are open to all Seniors that are a current member of Key Club in your school. The New Jersey District of Key Club International gives out over $13,000 each year to deserving seniors. Interested applicants can pick up an application from Mrs. Daniell. Deadline February 15, 2020 Vegetarian Resource Group Scholarships To be eligible a student must be a senior in high school and have promoted vegetarianism in their school and community. $10,000 - Multiple Awards Deadline February 20, 2020 For more information click HERE Gordon A. Rich Memorial Scholarship To be eligible for a scholarship a student must be a graduating senior who plans to enroll as a full time first year student and have a minimum grade point average of 3.5 and in top 20% of their class. $50,000 - Multiple awards. Deadline February 20, 2020 For more information click HERE American Chemical Society Scholars Program To be eligible a student must be a graduating high school senior and be African American, Hispanic or American Indian. $5000 - Multiple Awards Deadline March 1, 2020 For more information click HERE Sixth District EMS Council of NJ Scholarship  The recipients of this award must either be members of directly related to members of the first aid squads that make up the Sixth District of the EMS Council of NJ. Interested applicants can pick up an application from Mrs. Daniell.  Deadline March 1, 2020

Junior Laker Scholarship  Junior Laker Basketball is pleased to announce the awarding of scholarships in the amounts of both $750 and $300 to two graduating seniors of Mountain Lakes High School.  Requirements for applicants are participation in JLB program as a youth in Mountain Lakes, a 1-2 page essay, and a one page letter of recommendation from someone who can attest to the student’s qualities Click HERE for the BOYS Application  Click HERE for the GIRLS Application 
Deadline : March 1, 2020


NJACAC Scholarships
The NJACAC  Scholarship  Committee solicits applications from students who are residents of New Jersey and are United States citizens/permanent residents, following federal guidelines. The Scholarship Committee is offering the following awards:

  • Four (4) $1250 scholarships for  2020 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.

     

  • One (1) $1250 scholarship for a 2020 graduate of a New Jersey Community College who has been accepted to a college or university to complete a 4-year degree.

     

  • One (1) $1250 scholarship to someone enrolled in an accredited  Graduate Program  for School Counseling or Higher Education Administration.  

Deadline March 1, 2020
For more information and applications click HERE

Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation
The foundation is the nation's oldest and largest provider of need-based scholarships to military families, and their mission is to provide scholarship support to every eligible child of a Marine or Navy Corpsmen. In the 2019-20 academic year alone, they awarded over $8.2 million to more than 2,360 students, and will provide a similar level of support in the 2020-21 academic year.
Their scholarships are for students currently pursuing, or planning to pursue, an undergraduate degree or career-focused program. Scholarship awards are need-based, and every eligible applicant receives a scholarship.
The scholarship application for the 2020-21 academic year opened on January 1, 2020, and will close on March 3, 2020. 
For more information click HERE

American Society of Civil Engineers 
For students who reside in north jersey branch jurisdiction (sussex, warren, morris, passaic, bergen, essex, union, or hudson) who intend to graduate from high school in June 2020 and plan to pursue a civil engineering curriculum at a college of university. 
$1500 Scholarship 
For more information click HERE
Deadline March 27, 2020

Odenza Marketing Group Scholarship 
To be eligible for the scholarship a student must be between the ages of 16 and 25, be a citizen of the United States and have a GPA of 2.5 or higher. 
$500
Deadline March 30, 2020
For more information click HERE

Monk’s Service Scholarship
For seniors who have demonstrated a leadership role in community service. Five scholarships in the amount of $2000 will be awarded. For more information and application click  HERE Deadline: March 31, 2020

The SGT Ryan E. Doltz Scholarship
Open to all graduating seniors from a Morris County high school who are members of the band. The recipient must have been accepted to a four year college or university. Further information and application can be found HERE. Deadline April 1, 2020

William Kogen Community Service Award  For graduating high school seniors. This award is presented to two graduating high-school students based solely on community service. The application requires two letters of recommendation. The two winning students will each receive a $1,000 college scholarship, a free one-year membership to the Y, and an engraved plaque. The winners, along with their parents and a mentor, will be honored at the Annual Dinner. For more information and application click HERE Deadline April 1, 2020 NJUA Excellence in Diversity Scholarship The Association will award two, four year scholarships providing $1500per academic year to students selected who are attending college in New Jersey. For more information and application click HERE Deadline April 11, 2020 Scott and Kim Verblank Foundation Scholarship To be eligible a student must be a high school senior with a GPA of at least 3.0 or higher and have been diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes. $10,000 Deadline April 15, 2020 For more information click HERE Home & School Association Scholarship The Mountain Lakes Home & School Association is offering its annual scholarship to the students of the Class of 2020 who demonstrate financial need. Online applications can be completed HERE Deadline April 24, 2020.

 








 

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