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WINTER SCHOLARSHIP BULLETIN

THE 200 CLUB OF SOMERSET COUNTY offers a scholarship to high school seniors who themselves have or have a parent living in and actively serving Somerset County in one of the following public safety branches:

  1. Police and Law Enforcement
  2. Fire Department
  3. Volunteer Ambulance Corps/First Aid Squad
  4. State Police

Scholarships at a maximum amount of $2500 each will be available for the fall 2023 semester.  Please see the application form for additional eligibility requirements.  Announcement of the award will normally be made in May.  Applications are available in the Guidance Department.                                                                       Deadline:  Wednesday, March 15, 2023. 

NJPSA STUDENT LEADERSHIP SCHOLARSHIP.  This scholarship is nomination based, with one application per high school being chosen to submit to NJPSA (New Jersey Principals and Supervisors Association).  It requires an essay titled “My Leadership Role”, a resume summarized to fit one page and a recommendation from the principal.  There are twenty-five (25) $2000 scholarships available.  Please see your counselor for an application. 
Deadline:  Wednesday, March 1, 2023.

CJPRICE 2023 SCHOLARSHIP.  CJPRIDE (Central Jersey Program for the Recruitment of Diverse Educators) is offering two (2) $1,500 scholarships to qualified candidates.  Please visit www.cjpride.com for eligibility requirements and an application. 
Deadline:  Wednesday, April 12, 2023 @5:00 p.m.

VAN DOREN SCHOLARSHIP.  To be eligible, the candidate must be a resident of Somerset County, with preference given to residents of Peapack-Gladstone.  Also, they must be attending or planning to attend as a full-time student at an accredited 4-year college or university, a two-year college or a post-high school trade or nursing school.  Please visit www.vandorenscholars.com to apply online or to print an application.                        
Deadline:   Thursday, March 16, 2023.

THE WILLARD ARNTZ MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP.  This scholarship is based on financial need for assistance to further his/her education through college or post-secondary training at a vocational or technical school.   Applications are available at www.peapackreformed.org/mission or in the Guidance Office.        
Deadline:  Tuesday, April 18, 2023.

BUDDHIST TZU CHI FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP. 
Tzu Chi Foundation is pleased to announce its annual scholarship program for students with financial need and academic achievements.  It is open to all high school seniors.  Selected applicants will receive $1500 in tuition assistance.  See Guidance for an application. 
Deadline:  Saturday, March 18, 2023                     

NJRC (NEW JERSEY RELOCATION COUNCIL).  NJRC will award two (2) $1000 scholarships to high school seniors who have relocated into Bergen, Essex, Morris, Ocean, Somerset or Union Counties between 9th grade and 12th grade and moved a distance of at least 50 miles to a new school and location.  If you have questions, email [email protected].  Applications are available in the Guidance Department.                                
Deadline:  Tuesday, February 28, 2023

LOEW AND PATEL ORTHODONTICS.  This office is offering a $500 scholarship to a graduating senior who is a current patient or a previous patient of Loew and Patel Orthodontics.  An essay is required on “The Power of a Smile” and CREATIVITY RULES! Submit applications by MAIL only.  Applications are available in Guidance.  Additional information is available at www.loewandpatelorthodontics.com.                   Deadline:  Monday, April 17, 2023.

FOR SAMANTHA SCHOLARSHIP.  The For Samantha Scholarship is open to any student regardless of GPA or financial need.  To qualify, the student must be a US citizen, a high school senior and must have been accepted to and plan to attend an institution of higher learning within the United States of America.  The amount of award is $1,000.  Please visit www.forsamantha.org or email [email protected] for further information.  Applications are available in the Guidance Department.                                                                       Deadline:  Friday, April 7, 2023

NEW JERSEY SCHOOLWOMEN’S CLUB.  The New Jersey Schoolwomen’s Club will offer six (6) educational awards for $500 each to female graduates who intend to pursue a career in Education.  Applications are available in the Guidance Department and must be sent to the Scholarship Committee via U.S. Mail.         
Deadline:  Postmarked no later than Tuesday, March 28, 2023    

SOMERSET COUNTY SCHOOL NURSES ASSOCIATION.  The SCSNA is offering a scholarship to a high school senior, who resides in Somerset County, NJ, and is interested in pursuing an undergraduate, certification or nursing degree.  Applications and additional eligibility information are available in the Guidance Department. Once completed, the  application should be emailed to Cynthia J. Lisk, RN at [email protected].       
Deadline: Must be received before Friday, April 21, 2023.   

HUNTERDON HEALTH FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIPS.  Hunterdon Health Foundation has scholarship offerings through various educational funds.  They are available to those pursuing careers in healthcare. Applicants must be either Hunterdon County residents or employees/volunteers (parents/guardians) of Hunterdon Health or its related organizations. For further information, visit the website foundation.hunterdonhealthcare.org. or contact the Foundation Office at (908) 788-6141.                                                                                   Deadline:  On or before Wednesday, March 1, 2023

STUDENT VIEW SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM.  The 2023 Student-View Scholarship Program is offering $12,000 worth of scholarships to high school seniors who plan to attend a 4-year college, community/junior college or career school.  Simply log on to www.student-view.com and complete a 15-20 minute application survey about colleges in your area.  The scholarships will be awarded via a random drawing of all completed applications.  Deadline:  Sunday, April 23, 2023

PB & J SCHOLARSHIP & COLUMBUS CITIZENS FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP PROOGRAMS:  These scholarships for current high school seniors are offered through Scholar’s App.  Eligibility requirements and the QR code are available in the Guidance Department.                                                                       Deadline:  PB & J Scholarship – May 31, 2023; Deadline: Columbus Citizens Foundation Scholarship – February 20, 2023

CONNCTIONS FOR THE FUTURE.  The Alliance of Private Special Education Schools of North Jersey is offering a $1,000 scholarship for a graduating public school senior with disabilities.  For more information and to download an application, visit SpecialEducationAllianceNJ.org.                    
Deadline:  Saturday, April 1, 2023