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A. Myrtle Hensor Teaching Scholarship
Sponsor: Princeton Area Community Foundation
15 Princess Road
Lawrenceville, NJ 08648
Eligibility: Applicants must be female graduating students from Princeton High School who are pursuing a career in education. Student must be planning to attend a four-year university or college, a two-year college or a vocational school. Selection is based on financial need, character and achievement.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: March 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://pcaf.org

AIA New Jersey Scholarship
Sponsor: NJ Scholarship Foundation
Miseo Associates, PA Architects
ATTN: Christine Miseo, AIA
205 Mt. Pleasant Avenue
East Hanover, NJ 07936
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in a full-time architectural program located in New Jersey. Students must demonstrate financial need. Applicants must submit a portfolio of current work to be considered for this award.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: June 12
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://aia-nj.org

American Council of Engineering Companies of New Jersey Member Organization Scholarship
Sponsor: American Council of Engineering Companies of New Jersey
310 West State Street
Trenton, NJ 08618
Eligibility: Applicants must be rising undergraduate juniors or above enrolled in an ABET-accredited bachelor's degree program in engineering, a master's degree program in engineering, a doctoral degree program in engineering or an accredited land surveying program. Master's students must either be enrolled in an ABET-accredited program or must hold a bachelor's degree in engineering from an ABET-accredited school. Doctoral students must hold either an ABET-accredited bachelor's degree or an ABET-accredited master's degree in engineering. They must be U.S. citizens. Selection is based on GPA, personal essay, recommendation letter, work experience and extracurricular involvement.

Amount: Up to $5,000
Deadline: February 3
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, a personal essay, an official transcript and one recommendation form are required.
Website: http://www.acecnj.org

Andrew K. Ruotolo, Jr. Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: County Prosecutors Association of New Jersey Foundation
32 Rahway Avenue
Elizabeth, NJ 07202
Eligibility: Applicants must be New Jersey residents, accepted into a law school or graduate school and be able to demonstrate financial need.

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: June 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.co.hunterdon.nj.us

Benjamin C. Blackburn Scholarship
Sponsor: Friends of the Frelinghuysen Arboretum
The Benjamin C. Blackburn Scholarship Committee
353 East Hanover Avenue
P.O. Box 1295
Morristown, NJ 07962-1295
Eligibility: Applicants must be New Jersey residents. They must be enrolled in the Landscape and Horticultural Technology Program at County College of Morris and have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. If awarded the scholarship, the recipient will be expected to to give a 10-minute speech on his or her horticultural interests and goals at the Arboretum's annual meeting. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: Up to $2,500
Deadline: April 2
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, personal essay, transcript, a list of the courses that currently are being taken and four letters of recommendation are required.
Website: http://www.arboretumfriends.org

Bob Stevens Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Garden State Scholastic Press Foundation
New Jersey Press Foundation
840 Bear Tavern Road
Suite 305
West Trenton, NJ 08628-1019
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating New Jersey high school seniors who are nominated by a GSSPA member, have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and have participated in high school journalism for at least two years.

Amount: $1,500
Deadline: February 15
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, transcript, three or four letters of recommendation and portfolio with work samples are required.
Website: http://www.gsspa.org

Buddy Pelletier Surfing Foundation Scholarship
Sponsor: Buddy Pelletier Surfing Foundation Fund
BPSF Scholarship Committee
Attn: Lynne Pelletier
5121 Chalk Street
Morehead City, NC 28557
Eligibility: Applicants must be members of the East Coast surfing community. Rising high school seniors, current undergraduate college students and returning students may apply regardless of age. Two letters of recommendation and a 500-word essay are required. Previous applicants and winners may reapply each year.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: June 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.buddypelletier.com

Celgene's Sol J. Barer Scholarship In Life Sciences
Sponsor: Independent College Fund of New Jersey
797 Springfield Avenue
Summit, NJ 07901
Eligibility: Applicants must be rising undergraduate juniors or seniors at a New Jersey independent college or university. They must be majoring in one of the life sciences and have a GPA of 3.25 or higher on a four-point scale. Selection is based on academic merit and career potential.

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: March 15
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, transcript, resume, one recommendation letter and personal statement are required.
Website: http://www.njcolleges.org

Clanseer and Anna Johnson Scholarships
Sponsor: Community Foundation of New Jersey
P.O. Box 338
Morristown, NJ 07963-0338
Eligibility: Applicants must have been born in the United States and be New Jersey residents. They must have an A or B average in science and math-related subjects and maintain above average grades overall. Financial need and merit are considered. Scholarship winners are asked to perform at least ten hours of community service each week for a year following graduation.

Amount: $6,000
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.cfnj.org

Dana Christmas Scholarship for Heroism
Sponsor: New Jersey Higher Education Student Assistance Authority
P.O. Box 540
Trenton, NJ 08625
Eligibility: Applicants must have been 21 years old or younger and residents of the state of New Jersey during the time of their heroic act.

Amount: Up to $10,000
Deadline: October 12
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.hesaa.org

Diverse Minds Writing Challenge
Sponsor: B'nai B'rith International
4605 Lankershim Boulevard
Suite 710
North Hollywood, CA 91602
Eligibility: Applicants must be high school students in grades 9-12. Four contests are held, one each in New York City, the Washington, DC metro area, South Jersey and Delaware and the Delmarva Peninsula. Applicants may work individually or as a team of up to four members to create a children's book that discusses the topics of tolerance and diversity.

Amount: $1,000-$5,000
Deadline: March
How to apply: Entries must be submitted by email or regular mail and must include a cover letter with name and contact information of author(s), name of school and teacher and a brief biographical note.
Website: http://www.bnaibrith.org/diverse-minds.html

Dominique Lisa Pandolfo Scholarship
Sponsor: Community Foundation of New Jersey
P.O. Box 338
Morristown, NJ 07963-0338
Eligibility: Applicants must be females who have been nominated by the Dominique Lisa Pandolfo Scholarship Committee. They must exhibit outstanding character, potential, merit, personality and leadership qualities, and they must demonstrate financial need. Applicants must be New Jersey residents.

Amount: $5,000
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.cfnj.org

Educational Opportunity Fund (EOF) Grant
Sponsor: New Jersey Commission on Higher Education
P.O. Box 542
Trenton, NJ 08625
Eligibility: Applicants must be able to show financial need and a background of family poverty, and they cannot exceed the established maximum income. They must be enrolled full-time in one of the participating public or private colleges in New Jersey, and they must have been residents of the state for at least 12 months prior to enrollment. Students pursuing a bachelor's degree cannot have any prior baccalaureate degrees, and students pursuing a two-year degree cannot have any previous associate's degrees. Applicants must not major in theology or divinity.

Amount: $200-$2,500
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available from campus EOF directors.
Website: http://www.state.nj.us/highereducation

Frank D. Visceglia Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Patriots' Path Council, BSA
Dennis Kohl, Scout Executive
1 Saddle Road
Cedar Knolls, NJ 07927
Eligibility: Applicants must provide a description of project, preference will be given to Scouts whose service projects are related to the environment or the nation's economy. Scouts must be accepted to, have applied to or plan to attend a four-year accredited college or university.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: June 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.ppbsa.org

Frank McHenry Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Eastern Region USA Roller Skating
30 Wyndham Road
Voorhees, NJ 08043
Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors who are involved with competitive artistic roller skating in the New Jersey, Pennsylvania or Delaware. Students must be members of a USA Roller Skating club and be registered to compete in the Eastern Regional Championships. Selection is based on skating participation and success, academic achievement and financial need.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: June 14
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.erusars.org/

Freehold Soil Conservation District Scholarship
Sponsor: Freehold Soil Conservation District
4000 Kozloski Road
P.O. Box 5033
Freehold, NJ 07728
Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of Middlesex or Monmouth County, New Jersey, entering the junior or senior year in the fall. Students must major in an area related to conservation of natural resources such as agriculture; forestry; conservation; environmental or soil science; environmental studies, education or policy; resource management or geology.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: April 19
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.freeholdscd.org

Grace Moore Scholarship
Sponsor: New Jersey Council of Figure Skating Clubs
73 Sam Bonnell Drive
Clinton, NJ 08809
Eligibility: Applicants must maintain a New Jersey U.S. Figure Skating club as their home club and have competed in U.S. Figure Skating qualifying competitions for two years for a senior scholarship and one year for a junior scholarship. Selection is based on skating achievement in the disciplines of freestyle, pairs and dance in relation to the skater's age, progress and attitude.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: March 15
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, essay and certification are required.
Website: http://icehousenjfsc.org/

Harris Y. Cotton Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: County Prosecutors Association of New Jersey Foundation
32 Rahway Avenue
Elizabeth, NJ 07202
Eligibility: Applicants must be New Jersey residents, accepted into a law school and be able to demonstrate financial need.

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: June 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.co.hunterdon.nj.us

Health Research and Educational Trust Health Career Scholarships
Sponsor: New Jersey Hospital Association
760 Alexander Road
P.O. Box 1
Princeton, NJ 08543-0001
Eligibility: Applicants must be New Jersey residents. They must be undergraduate juniors, undergraduate seniors or graduate students enrolled in a nursing, allied health professions, healthcare administration or hospital administration degree program. Applicants must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and must demonstrate financial need. Selection is based on the quality of the personal essay submitted as part of the application.

Amount: At least $2,000
Deadline: June 15
How to apply: Application instructions are available online. Applicant contact information, a personal essay, an official transcript and proof of financial need are required.
Website: http://www.njha.com

Italian-American Association of the Township of Ocean
Sponsor: Italian-American Cultural Society of Ocean County, Inc.
610 Palmer Ave.
West Allenhurst, NJ 07711
Eligibility: Scholarship monies are allotted for students who have excelled for four years in the Italian Studies Program at Ocean Township High School.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: April 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://iaato.com

James and Mary Dawson and Donald Malcolm MacArthur Scholarship
Sponsor: St. Andrew's Society of Washington, DC
P.O. Box 9171
1443 Laurel Hill Road
Alexandria, VA 22304
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in their third or fourth year at a U.S. or Scottish institution or be a full-time graduate student. Students must be of Scottish birth or decent or U.S. citizens who maintain permanent residence in the District of Columbia, Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, North Carolina, West Virginia, Pennsylvania or Virginia. Selection is based on academic achievement, financial need and overall strength of the application.

Amount: $7,500
Deadline: April 30
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.saintandrewsociety.org

Jimmy Rane Foundation Scholarships
Sponsor: Jimmy Rane Foundation
P.O. Box 40
Abbeville, AL 36310
Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors or college freshmen or sophomores who are residents of Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia or the District of Columbia. Students must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 for high school seniors or 2.75 for college students. Selection is based on academic excellence, community involvement, leadership skills, awards and honors and financial need.

Amount: $500-$5,000
Deadline: February 7
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.jimmyranefoundation.org

Kent Nutrition Group Inc. FFA Scholarship
Sponsor: National FFA Organization
P.O. Box 68960
6060 FFA Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960
Eligibility: Applicants must be working toward a degree in one of the following fields: animal science, animal nutrition, dairy science, poultry science, equine/equestrian science, agriculture, agricultural science, agricultural business management, economics, finance or marketing and sales. Applicants must attend college in and be residents of one of the following states: Connecticut, Delaware, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Missouri, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, Virginia or West Virginia. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: February 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.ffa.org

Lance Corporal Phillip E. Frank ~ Fifth Third Bank Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Heart of a Marine Foundation
P.O. Box 1732
Elk Grove Village, IL 60007
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating high school seniors or discharged military personnel. Students must demonstrate loyalty, patriotism, honor, respect and compassion for others.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: March 31
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.heartofamarine.org

Law Enforcement Officer Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: New Jersey Higher Education Student Assistance Authority
P.O. Box 540
Trenton, NJ 08625
Eligibility: Students must be enrolled full-time in an undergraduate program at an approved New Jersey college.

Amount: Up to full tuition
Deadline: October 1 and March 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.hesaa.org

Lependorf & Silverstein, P.C. New Jersey Scholarship
Sponsor: Lependorf & Silverstein P.C.
4365 US Highway 1, Suite 104
Princeton, NJ 08540
Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of New Jersey and be graduating high school seniors or current college students. Students must have a 3.0 GPA and be U.S. citizens or permanent residents of the United States.

Amount: $500
Deadline: May 29
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.lependorf.com/nj-scholarship

LIVE OUT LOUD Educational Scholarship
Sponsor: LIVE OUT LOUD
45 West 36th Street, 6th Floor
New York, NY 10018
Eligibility: Applicants must be a graduating senior from New York, Connecticut or New Jersey; describe and explain their leadership and service involvement within the LGBTQ community; certify their academic credentials; discuss their financial need and future goals; and write two personal essays, one about the impact of role models on LGBTQ youth, the second on their own LGBTQ leadership experiences. Finalists are interviewed.

Amount: $10,000
Deadline: January 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.liveoutloud.info

Lou Manzione Scholarship
Sponsor: Atlantic Amateur Hockey Association
Attn.: Tom Koester, President
P.O. Box 213
Lafayette Hill, PA 19444
Eligibility: Applicants must be a high school senior in New Jersey, Pennsylvania or Delaware and registered with USA Hockey. Selection is based on the personal essay, scholastic achievement, the coach and teacher recommendations and extracurricular activities.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: February 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.atlantic-district.org

Louise Maas Allied Health Professions Scholarship
Sponsor: Princeton Area Community Foundation
15 Princess Road
Lawrenceville, NJ 08648
Eligibility: Applicants must be female students who are graduating from Princeton High School. Students must be of good character and possess a warm personality who are planning to pursue a career in the allied health professions. Selection is based on financial need, character and achievement.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: March 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://pcaf.org

Mahindra USA Women in Ag Scholarship
Sponsor: National FFA Organization
P.O. Box 68960
6060 FFA Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960
Eligibility: Applicants must be pursuing a degree in the field of agriculture and reside in one of the following states: Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, New York, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia or West Virginia. A minimum GPA of 3.0 is required as well as participation in community service, financial need and leadership ability. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: February 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.ffa.org

Mid-Atlantic Chapter CMAA Scholarships
Sponsor: Construction Management Association of America-Mid Atlantic Chapter
Richard A. Bernardini, PE, CCM, LEED-AP
c/o Envision Consultants
P.O. Box 536
Mullica Hill, NJ 08062
Eligibility: Applicants must be current full-time or part-time undergraduate or graduate level college students who are pursuing a curriculum related to the construction industry and reside or attend college in Pennsylvania, New Jersey or Delaware. Students must have completed one full year of academic studies and have a minimum of one full year of studies remaining.

Amount: $3,000
Deadline: April 25
How to apply: Applications are available online and must be submitted by email. An application form, an essay and a transcript are required.
Website: http://www.cmaamidatlantic.org/

Monk's Home Improvements Service Scholarship
Sponsor: Monk's Home Improvements
1095 Mt. Kemble Avenue
Morristown, NJ 07960
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors or undergraduate students who will be attending college during the upcoming academic year. Students must reside within Monk's service area. Selection is primarily based on demonstration of leadership potential, entrepreneurial thinking and community service.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: March 31
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://monkshomeimprovements.com

NACA Mid Atlantic Graduate Student Scholarship
Sponsor: National Association for Campus Activities
13 Harbison Way
Columbia, SC 29212
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens, currently enrolled in a doctoral or master's degree program in student personnel services or a related field and be involved in campus activities.

Amount: $5,000
Deadline: June 30
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.naca.org

NACA Mid Atlantic Graduate Student Scholarship
Sponsor: National Association for Campus Activities
13 Harbison Way
Columbia, SC 29212
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in master's or doctorate degree programs in student personnel services or a related area. Applicants must be attending a graduate school in Washington, DC, Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, New York or eastern Pennsylvania, be involved in campus activities and plan to pursue a career in campus activities.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: June 30
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.naca.org

NACA Mid Atlantic Higher Education Research Scholarship
Sponsor: National Association for Campus Activities
13 Harbison Way
Columbia, SC 29212
Eligibility: Applicants must be conducting research that will add to the college student personnel knowledge base including projects that focus on campus activities, problems faced by student affairs practitioners and challenges of higher education as they relate to campus activities. High school students are not eligible.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: September 30
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.naca.org

NACA Mid Atlantic Undergraduate Scholarship for Student Leaders
Sponsor: National Association for Campus Activities
13 Harbison Way
Columbia, SC 29212
Eligibility: Students must hold a significant campus leadership position, demonstrate significant leadership skills and abilities and make significant contributions through on- or off-campus volunteering. Students must attend school in Delaware, New Jersey, Maryland, New York, eastern Pennsylvania or Washington, DC.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: December 31, first 75 applicants only
How to apply: Applications are available online. Only the first 75 applicants are considered.
Website: http://www.naca.org

NACE Eastern Area Scholarship
Sponsor: National Association of Corrosion Engineers (NACE) International Foundation
15835 Park Ten Place
Houston, TX 77084-5145
Eligibility: Applicants must be a permanent resident of the United States and be enrolled full-time as an undergraduate in an accredited engineering or physical science degree program at a two or four-year college or university. Students must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and have a permanent address within the NACE Eastern Area which includes the following states and/or U.S. Territories: Alabama, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Indiana (excluding Lake, Porter La Porte, Newton and Jasper counties), Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Vermont, Virginia and West Virginia.

Amount: $3,000
Deadline: January 1
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, two recommendation forms, an academic transcript and essay scholarship questions are required.
Website: http://nace-foundation.org/

New Jersey Bankers Education Foundation Scholarships
Sponsor: New Jersey Bankers Association
411 North Avenue East
Cranford, NJ 07016
Eligibility: Applicants must have a high school diploma or GED and be pursuing a college degree or technical or vocational training. They must be spouses, children, stepchildren, grandchildren or persons for whom the soldier provided half of their support for the calendar year and have financial need. The applicant must be a permanent resident of New Jersey, or the soldier must have been a permanent resident of or have lived on a military base in New Jersey.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available online or by mail.
Website: http://www.njbankers.com

New Jersey Open Scholarship
Sponsor: Eastern Region USA Roller Skating
30 Wyndham Road
Voorhees, NJ 08043
Eligibility: Applicants must be a high school senior who is a member of a USA Roller Skating club in New Jersey, Pennsylvania or Delaware and must compete in the New Jersey Open Invitational. Selection is based on skating achievements and participation, academic success and financial need.

Amount: $500
Deadline: June 14
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.erusars.org/

New Jersey Oratorical Contest
Sponsor: American Legion, Department of New Jersey
135 W. Hanover Street
Trenton, NJ 08618
Eligibility: Applicants must be high school students under the age of 20 who are U.S. citizens or legal residents and residents of the state. Students first give an oration within their state and winners compete at the national level. The oration must be related to the Constitution of the United States focusing on the duties and obligations citizens have to the government. It must be in English and be between eight and ten minutes. There is also an assigned topic which is posted on the website, and it should be between three and five minutes.

Amount: Up to $4,000
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Application information is available by email: ray@njamericanlegion.org.
Website: http://www.njamericanlegion.org

New Jersey Physician Assistant Foundation/New Jersey State Society of Physician Assistants Scholarship
Sponsor: New Jersey State Society of Physician Assistants
760 Alexander Road
P.O. Box 1
Princeton, NJ 08543
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in a physician assistant degree program at a school located in the state of New Jersey. They must be student members of the New Jersey State Society of Physician Assistants (NJSSPA). Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: September 20
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, two reference letters and supporting materials are required.
Website: http://www.njsspa.org

New Jersey State Elks Special Children's Committee Scholarship
Sponsor: New Jersey State Elks
665 Rahway Avenue
P.O. Box 1596
Woodbridge, NJ 07095
Eligibility: Applicants must be New Jersey residents and high school seniors with physical handicaps. They must demonstrate financial need and excellent academic standing.

Amount: Up to $2,500
Deadline: April 10
How to apply: Applications are available online or by phone.
Website: http://www.njelks.org

New Jersey World Trade Center Scholarship
Sponsor: New Jersey Higher Education Student Assistance Authority
P.O. Box 540
Trenton, NJ 08625
Eligibility: Applicants must be a dependent child or spouse of a New Jersey resident who was killed in the September 11, 2001 attack, died from resulting injuries or exposure to the attack site or are missing and presumed dead as a result of the attack. Students must be full-time undergraduates, and they may attend any eligible school in the U.S.

Amount: Full tuition
Deadline: October 1 and March 3
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.hesaa.org

New York Women in Communications Foundation Scholarship
Sponsor: The Kellen Company
355 Lexington Avenue, 15th Floor
New York, NY 10017
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens who live in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, New York or Connecticut. Students must be graduating high school seniors, or college or undergraduate students who reside in one of the aforementioned states. Graduate students must be members in good standing of New York Women in Communications. Applicants must be majoring or intending to major in a field related to communications at an accredited institution and have a grade point average of at least 3.2. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: Up to $10,000
Deadline: January 27
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.kellencompany.com

New York Women in Communications Foundation Scholarships
Sponsor: New York Women in Communications Foundation
355 Lexington Avenue, 15th Floor
New York, NY 10017
Eligibility: Applicants must be high school, college or graduate students that are permanent residents in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut or Pennsylvania. Graduate students must already be members of New York Women in Communications. Applicants are required to have a minimum GPA of 3.2 and must be majoring, declaring a major or pursuing an advanced degree in a communications-related field at an accredited college or university in the United States.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: January 27
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.nywici.org

NJ Student Tuition Assistance Reward Scholarship
Sponsor: New Jersey Higher Education Student Assistance Authority
P.O. Box 540
Trenton, NJ 08625
Eligibility: Applicants must have graduated from a New Jersey high school in the top 20 percent of their class, and they must have been state residents for at least 12 months prior to graduation. Students must enroll full-time in their home county college by the fifth semester after graduating from high school.

Amount: Up to full tuition
Deadline: October 1 and March 1
How to apply: Applications are available at college financial aid offices.
Website: http://www.hesaa.org

NJ Student Tuition Assistance Reward Scholarship II
Sponsor: New Jersey Higher Education Student Assistance Authority
P.O. Box 540
Trenton, NJ 08625
Eligibility: Applicants must be county college graduates with an associate's degree, and they must have a GPA of at least 3.0. They must either be NJ STARS recipients or have other full state or federal aid during the semester in which they graduate. Students must be enrolled full-time at a New Jersey four-year college within two semesters of graduation.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: October 1
How to apply: Applications are available at college financial aid offices.
Website: http://www.hesaa.org

NJCDCA Scholarship
Sponsor: New Jersey Cheerleading and Dance Coaches Association
Doug Linden
276 Stamets Road
Milford, NJ 08848
Eligibility: Applicants must be a high school senior and member of a cheer or dance team that is a New Jersey Cheerleading and Dance Coaches Association member. Selection is based on academic and athletic achievement, community involvement, personal essay and coach recommendation.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: March 17
How to apply: Applications are available online and include the application form including a personal essay, an official high school transcript and a coach recommendation form.
Website: http://www.njcheerleading.com/index.htm

NJSCA High School Scholarship
Sponsor: New Jersey School Counselor Association Inc.
Sheila Brewer, NJSCA High School Awards Chair
5 Split Rock Place
Moorestown, NJ 08057
Eligibility: Applicants must be New Jersey residents who will be graduating in the year of application. They must have been accepted to and plan to enroll in an institution of higher learning. A 300-500 word essay is required.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: March 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.njsca.org

NJVVM Scholarship Program
Sponsor: New Jersey Vietnam Veterans' Memorial Foundation
1 Memorial Lane
P.O. Box 648
Holmdel, NJ 07733
Eligibility: Applicants must be New Jersey residents, be a graduating high school senior and submit an essay on their experience visiting the New Jersey Vietnam Veterans Memorial.

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: April 17
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.njvvmf.org

NTA New Jersey Undergraduate Scholarship
Sponsor: Tourism Cares
275 Turnpike Street
Suite 307
Canton, MA 02021
Eligibility: Applicants must be permanent residents of New Jersey and enrolled at an accredited two- or four-year postsecondary institution located in the state. They must be entering the second year of a two-year program or entering the third or fourth year of a four-year program. By May of the application year, they must have completed 30 or more credits if in a two-year program or 60 or more credits if in a four-year program. They must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher on a four-point scale. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: April 1
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, a personal essay, two recommendation letters, proof of residency, an official transcript and a resume are required.
Website: http://www.tourismcares.org

NYC College Line "Journey to College" $1,000 Scholarship
Sponsor: NYC College Line
16 Court Street
Brooklyn, NY 11241
Eligibility: Applicants must be between the ages of 17 and 24, be U.S. citizens or have lawful immigration status and be currently enrolled in college or plan to enroll in the fall semester. A video of up to three minutes on the topic provided is required.

Amount: $500
Deadline: February 28
How to apply: Applications are available online. Mailed or emailed applications will not be accepted.
Website: http://www.nyccollegeline.org

Oscar W. Rittenhouse Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: County Prosecutors Association of New Jersey Foundation
32 Rahway Avenue
Elizabeth, NJ 07202
Eligibility: Applicants must be New Jersey residents, accepted into a law school and be able to demonstrate financial need.

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: June 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.co.hunterdon.nj.us

Part-Time Tuition Aid Grant
Sponsor: New Jersey Higher Education Student Assistance Authority
P.O. Box 540
Trenton, NJ 08625
Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of New Jersey for at least 12 months prior to college enrollment. They cannot have any previous degrees or defaulted student loans. Students must be enrolled in 6-11 credits per semester at an approved New Jersey county college, and they cannot be majoring in theology or divinity.

Amount: Up to full tuition
Deadline: October 1 (fall and full-year) and March 1 (spring)
How to apply: Applications are available through completion of the FAFSA.
Website: http://www.hesaa.org

Promise of Nursing Regional Scholarship Program
Sponsor: National Student Nurses' Association
45 Main Street
Suite 606
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens, permanent residents or resident aliens. They must be enrolled in a nursing degree program at a school located in Georgia (graduate students only), Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mississippi, New Jersey (graduate students only), Oregon, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Washington, certain areas in California, certain areas in Texas or certain areas in Florida. Selection is based on academic merit, involvement in community health and financial need.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: January 14
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, official transcript and other supporting materials are required. $10 processing fee.
Website: http://www.nsna.org

Safety Essay Contest
Sponsor: American Legion, Department of New Jersey
135 W. Hanover Street
Trenton, NJ 08618
Eligibility: Applicants must be in the 6th, 7th or 8th grade and enrolled in a New Jersey school.

Amount: Up to $200
Deadline: January 25
How to apply: Application information is available from the local Department.
Website: http://www.njamericanlegion.org

Sandra M. Glazier Scholarship Fund
Sponsor: Princeton Area Community Foundation
15 Princess Road
Lawrenceville, NJ 08648
Eligibility: Students must be graduating seniors from an Ocean or Monmouth County high school. Applicants must have a parent who has battled cancer, or is battling cancer or must be battling cancer themselves. Students must have a minimum GPA of 2.5 and must be enrolled full-time at an accredited university, college or vocational school. Selection will be based on financial need, academic excellence, extracurricular activities, work experience and leadership.

Amount: $20,000
Deadline: March 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://pcaf.org

St. Andrew's Society Founders Prize
Sponsor: St. Andrew's Society of Washington, DC
P.O. Box 9171
1443 Laurel Hill Road
Alexandria, VA 22304
Eligibility: Applicants must be of Scottish or Scottish-American descent. Students must be entering their third or fourth year enrolled in a U.S. or Scottish college or university and be in need of financial support. Full-time graduate students may also apply. Applicants must maintain their permanent residence in the Mid-Atlantic region (Washington DC, Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, North Carolina, West Virginia, Pennsylvania or Virginia).

Amount: $7,500
Deadline: April 30
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.saintandrewsociety.org

St. Andrew's Society Scholarship Fund
Sponsor: St. Andrew's Society of Washington, DC
P.O. Box 9171
1443 Laurel Hill Road
Alexandria, VA 22304
Eligibility: Applicants must be of Scottish or Scottish-American descent. Students must be entering their third or fourth year enrolled in a U.S. or Scottish college or university. Full-time graduate students may also apply. Scholarship recipients are based on financial need. U.S. applicants must maintain their permanent residence in Mid-Atlantic region (Washington DC, Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, North Carolina, West Virginia, Pennsylvania, Virginia). Generally 5-10 awards are granted each year, totaling in excess of $20,000.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: April 30
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.saintandrewsociety.org

Ted Brickley/Bernice Shickora Scholarship
Sponsor: New Jersey Chapter of the American Society of Safety Engineers
Liberty Mutual Insurance Company
Attn.: Frank Gesualdo
7 Becker Farm Road, 2nd Floor
Roseland, NJ 07068
Eligibility: Applicants must be New Jersey residents who are enrolled at an accredited New Jersey college or university and must be graduate students or rising undergraduate juniors or seniors. They must be majoring in industrial hygiene, occupational safety, environmental science or a related subject and must be involved in extracurricular activities pertaining to occupational safety. They must have a major GPA of 2.5 or higher on a four-point scale. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: April 14
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, transcript and one reference letter are required.
Website: http://nj.asse.org/

Tuition Aid Grant
Sponsor: New Jersey Higher Education Student Assistance Authority
P.O. Box 540
Trenton, NJ 08625
Eligibility: Students must be residents of New Jersey for at least 12 months prior to college enrollment, enroll in an approved New Jersey school and remain in school full-time in an undergraduate program. Applicants cannot have any previous degrees, and they cannot be enrolled in theology or divinity programs.

Amount: Up to full tuition
Deadline: October 1
How to apply: Applications are available through completion of the FAFSA.
Website: http://www.hesaa.org

Urban Scholars Award
Sponsor: New Jersey Higher Education Student Assistance Authority
P.O. Box 540
Trenton, NJ 08625
Eligibility: Applicants must be New Jersey residents for at least 12 months prior to college enrollment, and they must enroll full-time in an approved state college. Students must show outstanding academic achievement in high school through SAT scores and transcripts. Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and be in the top five percent of their class.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available from high school guidance counselors.
Website: http://www.hesaa.org