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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.

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.

Mid New Jersey Youth Soccer Association Liesel Krehan Memorial Scholarship

In memory of the many contributions to youth soccer programs and particularly her many years of dedicated service to the Mid-New Jersey Youth Soccer Association, The MNJYSA Board of Directors has created two $1,000 scholarships in memory of Liesel Krehan.  Mid New Jersey Youth Soccer Association annually awards two one thousand dollar scholarships to a graduating male and female senior.  The scholarship is awarded based on accomplishments in their classroom, in their high school, in their community and in their soccer club.   Please see Ms. Acuff or Ms. Norton in the Guidance Department for application and further information.  Deadline:  May 15, 2019.

Somerset County School Nurses Association High School Student Nursing Degree Scholarship -

The Somerset County School Nurses Association is a voluntary professional organization that provides continuing education for its members and promotes high standards of care to meet the needs of the students and staff in our county schools. School Nursing is a specialty within the nursing profession.  As a professional organization they want to promote school nursing and support those wishing to make their nursing career choice by offering a $1,000.00 scholarship to a qualifying high school senior.  Applicant must have been accepted and plan to attend a college or university which offers an undergraduate nursing program.  Please see Ms. Acuff or Ms. Norton in the Guidance Department for application and further information.  Deadline:   April 20, 2019.

200 Club of Somerset CountyThe 200 Club of Somerset County holds its Annual Scholarship Luncheon on May 15, 2019 at which time they recognize high School seniors whom themselves or have a parent living in and actively serving Somerset County in one of the following public safety branches:  Police and Law Enforcement, Fire Department, Volunteer Ambulance Corps/First Aid Squad, or State Police.  The scholarship program was established in 1988 to aid children of actively serving public safety personnel in their desire to attend college or vocational school or to acquire other post-high school education.   They award 12 to 14 scholarships to High School Seniors every year in the amount of $2,500.00 each.  Please see Ms. Acuff or Ms. Norton in the Guidance Department for application and further information Deadline: March 8, 2019.

Bernards Lions Club Lions Gary Novello Scholarship– The  Bernards Lions Club is offering a $1,000 scholarship.  The money would be utilized solely for the recipient’s educational advancement.   The guidelines for this award are:  Academic Achievement, Student Activities, Personal  Need, and Community Involvement.  Along with the application, the student must draft a letter to their organization setting forth the reasons why he or she would like to receive such an award.  Please see Ms. Acuff or Ms. Norton in the Guidance Department for application and further information

Deadline:  May 7, 2019.

Visiting Nurse Association (VNA)Visiting Nurse Association Health Group (VNA) is pleased to announce that the 2019 scholarship packet is now available online for Future Nurse Leadership Scholarship (formerly known as the Mary Ann Christopher Nursing Leadership Scholarship).  The VNA scholarship is exclusive to nursing students either entering into a BSN program or currently enrolled in a BSN program for the 2019 Fall semester.  Four nursing students will be selected and each scholarship award is $500.  For more information and to receive the scholarship application packet, please visit their website:  https://www.vnahg.org/nursescholarships and select Future Nurse Leadership Scholarship. Deadline:  April 2, 2019. 

 Visiting Nurse Association (VNA) of Somerset Hills - The VNA of Somerset Hills is now accepting applicants for its 2019 Nursing and Therapy Scholarships. A $5000 scholarship will be awarded to qualified Morris or Somerset County residents entering or currently pursuing a baccalaureate degree in nursing (BSN) or a physical, occupational or speech therapy educational track. For more information, as well as scholarship application, please visit:   http://visitingnurse.org/.   Deadline:  April 12, 2019.

Hickory Tree Chorus – Hickory Tree Chorus, Sweet Adelines International, is pleased to offer a $1,000.00 scholarship to a musically talented high school senior woman interested in pursuing a career in vocal music.  Rehearsing in Stirling, NJ, they are dedicated to teaching, singing, and performing acappella, four-part harmony.  Hickory Tree Chorus has been awarding annual scholarships for over 20 years to students from areas in which its members reside.  Qualified high school senior girls with good academic records are encouraged to apply.  Applicants must submit an application, an MP3 file which should include at least two vocal performances, demonstrating her particular talent, and post an unlisted short personal YouTube presentation.  MP3 files may include accompaniment, as needed.  Applications and more information can be found at www.hickorytreechorus.orgDeadline:  April 30, 2019

Notables Singers Scholarship - The Notables Singers are now accepting applications for their 2019 Scholarship Program for graduating students who will pursue a vocal music career in college.  Students wishing to apply for this $1,000 scholarship should consult their website at 

www.notables-singers.com for an application form and information on how to apply. 

Deadline:  April 15, 2019.

Watchung Pediatrics – Watchung Pediatrics is celebrating 25 years of serving children and families.   They are offering a $250 scholarship to graduating high school seniors who are planning to enter the healthcare field.  Applicants should submit a 500 word essay stating why they are interested in the healthcare field and the impact they hope to make.  Submissions can be emailed to:  wpedsmarketing@gmail.comDeadline:  May 1, 2019.

New Jersey Association for College Admission Counseling (NJACAC)  

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 award.

 

Four (4) $1250 scholarships for 2019 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. 

https://www.njacac.org/njacac-high-school-scholarship-award-application/

DEADLINE – March 1, 2019.

For more information on various scholarships, visit:

https://studentscholarships.org