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SCHOLARSHIP OFFERINGS 

If you are interested in any of these scholarships offered, please click here to download document, write your name on the top of the sheet, check off which scholarship information you would like and bring it to the Guidance Office.  Scholarship information will be ready for pick up the following day at 2:45 pm.  If you have any questions about the opportunities listed please see Ms. Norton or Ms. Acuff in the Guidance Office.

The Sean Whelan Scholarship sponsored by Team Campbell Foundation
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Colin Andrew Walsh Memorial Athletic Scholarship
The Colin Andrew Walsh Athletic Scholarship is offered to senior athletes (one boy/one girl) who will be attending college in the fall and plans on playing a sport in college. Applications are available in the Guidance Department.  Please see Ms. Acuff or Ms. Norton in the Guidance Department for application and further information.  Deadline:  April 19, 2019.

PAC Parents Scholarship
PAC Parents is now accepting applications for its 2019 scholarship. PAC Parents will award up to four scholarships to Bernards High School theater arts students. Those students who plan to pursue their interest in theater arts in college either through seeking a degree in the performing arts or plan to continue their involvement in theater outside of an academic major are invited to apply. Funds may be used to pay for tuition, text books or college fees. The 2019 scholarships will be $250 each and are funded by contribution from PAC Parents. Selection of scholarship recipients will be made within the PAC Parents organization after careful review of applications. Requirements for Application
1. Cover letter, including all contact information (address, home phone, cell phone, email)
2. Summary of involvement in Bernards High School theater productions
3. Resume of past theater work
4. One of the following: a. A one-page essay about what role the student believes theater will play during his/her college years and beyond OR b. A one-page essay on a theater or music experience that has had a big impact on the student Applications must be postmarked or hand delivered to the BHS Guidance Office no later than Tuesday, May 21, 2019.

Proof of enrollment in an accredited university or college is required before the check will be issued. Send all materials to: PAC Parents Bernards High School 25 Olcott Avenue Bernardsville, NJ 07924

PAC Parents is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization established to support the students and teachers of the theater arts program in the Somerset Hills School District’s three schools, Bernards High School, Bernards Middle School and Bedwell Elementary School, by working in partnership with the schools in the creation of a strong, vibrant and well-respected theater arts program for our students.

2019 oxyGEN Scholarship Program
- The 2019 oxyGEN Scholarship Program is committed to making a meaningful impact in the lives of undergraduate students interested in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) by providing a onetime monetary scholarship. To be eligible for consideration applicants MUST:

  • Demonstrate an interest in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) topic. Applicants are eligible regardless of area of study. (You do not need to be pursuing a STEM field).
  • Enroll in an accredited (2-year or 4-year) undergraduate program within the U.S. for the 2019-2020 year.

Application can be found at:  https://ebiznet.sbc.com/oxygen/oxy/scholarship/index.html. 

Deadline:  March 31, 2019.

Peapack Reformed Church – Will Arntz Memorial Scholarship – The Peapack Reformed Church is pleased to announce the availability of the Willard Arntz Memorial Scholarship.  This is the 49th annual offering of the scholarship.  In 2018, awards totaled $5,000.  Of prime consideration in the awarding of the scholarship is the applicant’s need for financial assistance to further his or her education through college or post-secondary training at a vocational or technical school.  Please see Ms. Acuff or Ms. Norton in the Guidance Department for application and further information.  Completed applications must be received by the church office no later than May 6, 2019.

 ETS Employees’ Community Action Fund (ECAF) – ETS has awarded more than $1 million in scholarships to more than 200 New Jersey students through the ETS Employees’ Community Action Fund (ECAF).  This year, scholarships up to $10,000 will be awarded to selected public school students who plan to pursue a degree at a two- or four-year accredited higher education institution or a vocational/technical institution in the United States.  Interested students may complete an online application at https://aim.applyists.net/ECAFNJDeadline:  April 27, 2019

 Jon M. Pritsch Memorial Golf Fund - This scholarship is for those who have played golf as a member of their high school golf team and are interested in a career in Professional Golf.  An applicant must have been accepted to an accredited university.  Eligibility is not dependent on financial need.  Please see Ms. Acuff or Ms. Norton in the Guidance Department for further information. Deadline:  June  1, 2019.

Community Foundation of New Jersey/Kiwanis Club of Bernadsville Scholarship

The Kiwanis Club of Bernardsville is pleased to announce that it will be awarding a scholarship to an eligible Bernards High School 2019 graduating senior who plans to further his/her education at an accredited college or university in pursuit of a Bachelor of Science degree. The scholarship, valued at $4,000, will be paid directly to the institution at the rate of $1,000 per year and will continue for a maximum of four (4) consecutive years so long as the recipient remains in good academic standing (2.0 or better). The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of the applicant’s service record to school and community, scholastic record in high school, financial requirements, and an essay. The scholarship is open to all Bernards High School 2019 graduating seniors who are able to meet the stated criteria for consideration.   Deadline:  April 30, 2019.

 Marine Trades Association of New Jersey (MTA/NJ)is pleased to announce the availability of two Education Scholarships for the 2019-2020 school year.  The MTA/NJ is a non-profit organization dedicated to advancing, promoting and protecting the recreational marine industry and the waterways in the State of New Jersey.  The scholarships are open to any student that is interested in pursuing a career in the recreational boating industry and meets the criteria outlined.   

  • Automotive Training Center – This is a half scholarship ($9,562.50) for the Marine Service Technology Program at Automotive Training Center in Pennsylvania
  • MTA/NJ Boating Industry Scholarship – This is a $1,500 scholarship for a student entering a recreational marine industry vocational, technical or college program.

Please see Ms. Acuff or Ms. Norton in the Guidance Department for further information.

Deadline:  May 1, 2019.