Scholarships & Awards

Many colleges and universities offer various scholarships and awards to students who intend to pursue further education at their particular school. Beginning in October, please feel free to check in the Guidance Office for updated information on available scholarships. Also check the bulletin boards around the school for scholarship information. 

If no application deadline is given or for more information, see Ms. Berger in the Guidance Office.

Also, be sure to check the "Scholarship" list in Naviance Family Connection
 

Disclaimer:
Moorestown High School compiles and makes available this list of scholarships and awards. Moorestown High School in no way represents, guarantees, or warrants the viability, awarding, or funding of any of the scholarships listed below. 

 

2016 - 2017
Scholarship Opportunities:
Ten scholarships that will give out more than 1 million dollars to students in the 2016-2017 school year.  Students from New Jersey school districts are eligible.  To download a PDF file, visit www.studentscholarships.org/newsletter.php.  

Distinguished Young Women Scholarship:
Deadline - June 30, 2017 (50 Awards - $3,000).  For more information and to apply visit scholarshipguidance.com/scholarship_distinguished_young_women_scholarship_program_9118.php?&utm_source=newsletter01&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=201705&utm_content=d35453c0be0e16a369b4f10c41a87eed.

AT&T Internet and Education Scholarship:
Deadline - June 1, 2017 (1 Awards - $1,000).  For more information and to apply visit scholarshipguidance.com/scholarship_att_internet_and_education_scholarship_9117.php?&utm_source=newsletter01&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=201705&utm_content=d35453c0be0e16a369b4f10c41a87eed.

VIP Scholarship:
Deadline - May 31, 2017 (1 Award - $5,000).  For more information and to apply visit scholarshipguidance.com/scholarship_vip_scholarship_9000.php?&utm_source=newsletter01&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=201705&utm_content=d35453c0be0e16a369b4f10c41a87eed.

SP Scholarship:
Deadline - May 31, 2017 (10 Awards - $10,000).  For more information and to apply visit scholarshipguidance.com/scholarship_sp_scholarships_8953.php?&utm_source=newsletter01&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=201705&utm_content=d35453c0be0e16a369b4f10c41a87eed.

YDI Scholarship:
Deadline - June 29, 2017 (1 Award - $1,000).  For more information and to apply visit scholarshipguidance.com/scholarship_ydi_scholarship_9015.php?&utm_source=newsletter01&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=201705&utm_content=d35453c0be0e16a369b4f10c41a87eed.

Review It Scholarship:
Deadline - June 30, 2017 (1 Award - $1,000).  For more information and to apply visit scholarshipguidance.com/scholarship_review_it_scholarship_8998.php?&utm_source=newsletter01&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=201705&utm_content=d35453c0be0e16a369b4f10c41a87eed.

Moorestown Local Scholarship Program & Trade Scholarship:

Attention Parents/Guardians of Graduating Seniors:  Your Senior is invited to participate in our local scholarship programs.  Last year’s program awarded many opportunities of scholarships and awards to graduating seniors to assist them in furthering their post-secondary education (college and/or trade school).  These online application forms are available to Moorestown High School graduating seniors only.  The applications below must be completed and submitted no later than 3:00 p.m. on  Friday, April 28, 2017.  Due to time constraints of our scholarship committees, we will strictly adhere to the aforementioned deadlines.  Please note:  When submitting required documentation beyond the online forms below, make sure your student's name is written on the document.  If you have any questions regarding this process, please let us know.  You may call the Principal’s Office at 778-6610, extension 12001.
Application for Trade/Technicial Scholarships:
http://goo.gl/forms/ARFURpifr1YKzn892
Application for College/University Degree Scholarships:
https://goo.gl/forms/jdlkKVzYoeRJRgi43
Credit Union of New Jersey Offers Scholarships:
The Credit Union of New Jersey Foundation offers a scholarship.  For more information visit www.cunj.org/home/tools/foundation/scholarship.  Deadline to apply is April 27, 2017.

Wendy's High School Heisman:
Seniors of the Class of 2018 who are student-athletes should investigate the criteria to apply for the Wendy's High School Heisman at www.wendyshighschoolheisman.com.  The web site also has details on how to apply.  Deadline is 10/2/17.

Josiah DuBois 17th Annual Humanitarian Award:
Applicant must be in grades 11 or 12, attending school in Burlington, Atlantic, Camden, Gloucester, or Salem county, and must participate in clubs or activities.  First place is $2000.  Application deadline is April 25, 2017.  For more information and to apply visit www.nj.gov/education/holocaust/stawards/042517DuBois.pdf.

MoorArts Scholarship:

MoorArts, the Arts Advocacy Group in Moorestown, invites all MHS seniors who are active in the arts to apply for a scholarship that recognizes their achievement in instrumental or vocal music, theater, dance, photography, visual arts, or who intend to pursue a major in package/design engineering or graphic arts.  Applications are due no later than April 21, 2017.  For more information or to apply, please go to www.moorarts.org and click the Scholarships tab.

Signet Classics Student Scholarship:
Deadline - April 14, 2017 (5 Awards - $1,000).  For more information and to apply visit 
scholarshipguidance.com/scholarship_signet_classics_student_scholarship_9090.php?&utm_source=newsletter01&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=201704&utm_content=d35453c0be0e16a369b4f10c41a87eed.

LA FRA Scholarship:
Deadline - April 15, 2017 (1 Award - $1,000).  For more information and to apply visit 
scholarshipguidance.com/scholarship_la_fra_scholarship_9091.php?&utm_source=newsletter01&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=201704&utm_content=d35453c0be0e16a369b4f10c41a87eed.

NDTA Scholarships:
Deadline - April 16, 2017 (10 Awards - $1,000).  For more information and to apply visit 
scholarshipguidance.com/scholarship_ndta_scholarships_9092.php?&utm_source=newsletter01&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=201704&utm_content=d35453c0be0e16a369b4f10c41a87eed.

Jon H. Poteat Scholarship:
Deadline - April 20, 2017 (225 Awards - $1,000).  For more information and to apply visit 
scholarshipguidance.com/scholarship_jon_h_poteat_scholarship_9093.php?&utm_source=newsletter01&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=201704&utm_content=d35453c0be0e16a369b4f10c41a87eed.

VIP Scholarship:
Deadline - April 30, 2017 (1 Award - $5,000).  For more information and to apply visit 
scholarshipguidance.com/scholarship_vip_scholarship_9000.php?&utm_source=newsletter01&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=201704&utm_content=d35453c0be0e16a369b4f10c41a87eed.

SP Scholarship:
Deadline - April 30, 2017 (10 Awards - $10,000).  For more information and to apply visit 
scholarshipguidance.com/scholarship_sp_scholarships_8953.php?&utm_source=newsletter01&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=201704&utm_content=d35453c0be0e16a369b4f10c41a87eed.

YDI Scholarship:
Deadline - April 29, 2017 (1 Award - $1,000).  For more information and to apply visit 
scholarshipguidance.com/scholarship_ydi_scholarship_9015.php?&utm_source=newsletter01&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=201704&utm_content=d35453c0be0e16a369b4f10c41a87eed.

The Marine Trades Association of NJ (MTA/NJ) Offers Scholarship:
An Educational Scholarship is being offered for the 2017-2018 school year by the Marine Trades Association of NJ (MTA/NJ).  This is a half scholarship ($9,562.50) for the Marine Service Technology Program at Automotive Training Center in Pennsylvania.  Marine technicians continue to be in high demand and there are many full-time year-round job opportunities available.  Information about the scholarship can be found in Naviance or at www.mtanj.org/scholarships.  Deadline is May 1, 2017.

John S. Martinez Scholarship for Hispanic High School Students:
The National Hispanic Caucus of State Legislators (NHCSL) is pleased to announce the NHCSL-Comcast Scholarship Initiative for Hispanic High School Students.  This scholarship initiative is part of NJCSL's John S. Martinez Leadership Scholarship Fund.  The application deadline is March 24, 2017.  To apply and for more information regarding eligibility criteria visit nhcsl.org/jsm-scholarship-program-2017.php.

JDRF Offers Scholarship for Student with Diabetes:
The South Jersey Chapter of JDRF (formerly the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation) is awarding a $1000 scholarship to a Type 1 Diabetic maintaining a 3.5 GPA and participating in one or more sports.  Deadline to submit is May 19, 2017.  See Ms. Waldin or Ms. Berger in the Guidance Office for an application.

Dunkin' Donuts Scholarship:

Online applications are available from March 1 through April 17, 2017.  For more information and to apply visit www.dunkindonuts.com/scholarship.  With any questions you may contact Kristi Crocker at kk@alliancemarketingpartners.com

STARS Foundation/Upsilon Delta Omega Scholarship:
The STARS Foundation/Upsilon Delta Omega is awarding three $1500 scholarships to female, African-American seniors demonstrating a 3.0 GPA and leadership qualities.  Applications are available at www.akaeaf.org or in the Guidance Office (see Ms. Berger).  Deadline to apply is April 1, 2017.  Any questions can be directed to Sherry Knight at 609-636-6963 or via email at iteachyall@gmail.com

Horizons Technology Scholars Program:
The Horizon Scholarship supports 5 outstanding high school students in their pursuit to become leaders in technology.  The program provides immersive software engineering and web/mobile development courses geared towards high-achieving high school students.  Students need not have a computer science background!  The Horizon curriculum, developed by ex-Salesforce and Optimizable engineers alongside PhDs in computer science, is designed to teach students how to build web, mobile, and desktop applications.  The program is 7 weeks during the summer.  Applications are due by March 15, 2017.  For the application and more information visit www.joinhorizons.com/scholarship.

Delta Kappa Gamma Society International Offers Scholarship:
The Delta Kappa Gamma Society International is offering a $1000 grant to a young woman demonstrating commitment to an education career and who exhibits the qualities of good citizenship.  Deadline to apply is April 11, 2017.  Applications are available in the Guidance Office.  See Ms. Berger or Ms. Waldin.  Any questions can be sent to pjbojo@verizon.net.

Builders League of South Jersey Offers Scholarships:

The Builders League of South Jersey offers scholarships ranging up to $3,500 for any student pursuing a degree in the real estate or construction industry, either at a college or trade school program (HVAC, surveying, CAD, carpentry, management).  Deadline to submit application is April 28, 2017.  For more information and to apply visit www.blsj.com/scholarship-information.

Myra Alcott and France Baloche Scholarships:
Soroptimist of Burlington County offers the Myra Alcott and France Baloche Scholarships to a qualified girl recognized for volunteer/community service.  See Ms. Berger in the Guidance Office for an application.  For additional information contact follonica7@comcast.net.  

Seton Hall Offers Sustainable Development Challenge:
Seton Hall's Sustainable Development Challenge is designed to engage high school students in thinking about the needs of society and the planet.  All high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors are eligible to apply.  An essay is required.  Deadline is March 12, 2017.  For more information visit shu.edu/go/UNchallenge.

Online MBA Report (OMBAR) Offers Business Scholarship:
The "Aspiring Business Professional" Scholarship is for $1,000 that will be awarded to a high school senior who intends to pursue a business degree at any accredited post-secondary school or college and has a passion and drive for a business-related career.  Interested students can visit this link www.onlinembareport.com/ and find the scholarship located at the right side of the page and click on it.  The deadline for the scholarship is June 1, 2017.

East Stroudsburg University Offers Scholarships to Out-Of-State Students:
For more information visit esu.edu/scholarships.
 
New Jersey Foster Care Scholars:
The NJFCS Scholars Program provides funding for eligible youth who experienced a Child Protection & Permanency (CP&P) out-of-home placement.  For more information visit https://www.fafsonline.org/scholarship/.

Rowan University Offers $35,000 in Writing Scholarships:
The scholarships are for incoming freshman accepted into Rowan's Writing Arts program.  For more information, including application requirements and how to apply, visit www.rowan.edu/writingarts or call Professor JenniferTole at 856-256-4313.

The Toni and RJ Memorial Scholarship:
The Toni Donato-Bolis and Baby RJ Foundation aims to raise awareness of the dangers of distracted driving.  For more information and to apply visit www.toniandrjfoundation.org.

Philadelphia Foundation Lists Many Varied Scholarships:
The Philadelphia Foundation awards many scholarships annually.  For a scholarship list and requirements, including deadlines, visit https://www.philafound.org/Scholarships/AvailableScholarships.aspx. 

Cooper Levenson Scholarship:
For more information visit www.cooperlevenson.com.  Deadline is April 7, 2017.  Application and information sheet is available online.

Up Rising Stars Scholarship / Phillip Dorsey Scholarship:
Deadline is April 1, 2017.  Download the application to apply and for more information.

Samuel A. Green Scholarship Program:
Firstrust Bank offers the Samuel A. Green Scholarship Program.  Deadline is February 28, 2017.  An essay is required.  For more information visit firstrust.com/scholarship.

Aspiring Nurse Scholarship:
The Nursing Schools Almanac is offering its annual Aspiring Nurse Scholarship.  The award is $1000.  The scholarship is open to all high school seniors who plan to pursue college education in nursing, including LPN/LVN, ADN, and BSN programs.  Scholarship applications will be accepted until midnight on June 30, 2017.  Interested students should visit www.nursingschoolsalmanac.com/articles/2017-aspiring-nurse-scholarship and click the banner on the right-hand side of the web page for scholarship information and an application form.

Janet Logan Daily Foundation Grant:
The Janet Logan Daily Foundation grants an annual award to one graduating high school senior from New Jersey who enrolls full-time in an accredited university or college within the United States.  This scholarship rewards students from varying academic backgrounds who consistently demonstrate responsibility, motivation, and positive character within and beyond the classroom.  Application deadline is April 1, 2017.  To review eligibility requirements and to apply visit janetlogandailyfoundation.org/application.asp.  For more information contact the Janet Logan Foundation directly at application@janetlogandailyfoundation.org.

Joe ​Laufer College Scholarship:
The Volunteer Center of Burlington County announces the Joe Laufer College Scholarship.  Requirements include a commitment to community service, leadership, and academic achievement.  For more information visit volunteercenterburlingtoncounty.org/content/welcome-volunteer-center-burlington-county-private-nonprofit-community-based-organization.  Deadline is April 28, 2017.

Saint Joseph's University Offers a Variety of Scholarships:
Students planning to attend Saint Joseph's University can apply for various scholarships, including the John P. McNulty Scholarships for women who declare a major and plan to pursue careers in the fields of natural science, mathematics, or computer science.  For more information including deadlines visit sju.edu/scholarships or www.sju.edu/mcnultyscholars.

NJUA Trade and Vocational School Scholarship:
The New Jersey Utilities Association (NJUA) will award the NJUA Trade and Vocational School Scholarship to a qualified student who will be pursuing a trade or vocational degree at an accredited school.  Please go to www.njua.com/njua_trade_and_vocational_school_scholarship for more information.  The deadline for completed applications is April 8, 2017.  If you have any questions, please call 609-392-1000.

NJUA Excellence in Diversity Scholarship:
Each year, the New Jersey Utilities Association (NJUA) awards the NJUA Excellence in Diversity Scholarship to a qualified, deserving New Jersey high school senior who meets the eligibility criteria.  Please go to www.njua.com/excellence_in_diversity_scholarship for more information.  The deadline for completed applications is April 8, 2017.  If you have any questions, please call 609-392-1000.

Student-View Scholarship:
The 2017 Student-View Scholarship Program is offering $11,000 worth of scholarships to high school seniors who plan to attend a four-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 scholarship will be awarded via a random drawing of all completed applications.  The deadline for completed applications is April 22, 2017.

NJ Chapter of National Association of Water Companies Offers Scholarship:
The New Jersey Chapter of the National Association of Water Companies is offering two $2500 scholarships to high school students who will be attending a New Jersey college or university and is interested in the water utility industry or any related field.  For more information visit www.njua.com/scholarships_available.  Application deadline is April 1, 2017.

AMDA Offers Scholarship Auditions and Need-Based Grants and Awards:
The American Musical and Dramatic Academy (AMDA) offers scholarship auditions in 40 cities, as well as need-based grants and awards.  For more information visit https://www.amda.edu/ or call 888-474-9444.

Penn State Alumni Scholarships:
The Penn State Alumni Association Southern NJ Chapter offers scholarships to students who have been accepted and will enroll at The Pennsylvania State University.  For more information and to apply visit www.pennstatealumnisj.org.  Application deadline is May 1, 2017.

Odenza Vacations Scholarship:
$500 award.  Deadline is June 1, 2017.  Student Eligibility:  A) Be between the ages of 17 and 24 on September 1st, 2017; B) Submit answer to the essay question, which can be found on the application page, prior to the June 1st, 2017 deadline;  C) Have a GPA of 2.5 or greater; D) Be a resident of the United States or Canada.  Applications can be found by visiting the Odenza Vacations Scholarship link.

Got a Spine Scholarship:
$500 award.  Deadline is June 2, 2017.  Student Eligibility:  A) Be attending college or university no later than October of 2017; B) Be attending college or university on a full-time basis by October of 2017; C) Have achieved a GPA of 2.5 or greater during their last academic year; D) Be attending a school in the U.S. or Canada by October of 2017.  Applications can be found by going to the Got a Spine Scholarship link.

Global Lift Equipment Scholarship:
$500 award.  Deadline is June 15, 2017.  Student Eligibility:  A) Be currently attending or planning on attending a post-secondary institution in Canada or the US by September of 2017; B) Submit a short story. Detailed instructions can be found on the application page; C) Have a GPA of 2.5 or greater.  Applications can be found by going to the Global Lift Equipment link.

Scholarship Guidance Offers a Variety of Scholarships:
For more information and to apply visit www.scholarshipguidance.com/.

The B. Davis Scholarship:
For more information and to apply visit www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm.

Dunkin' Donuts Offers Scholarships:
Dunkin' Donuts Greater Philadelphia offers scholarships to qualified seniors.  For more information and to apply visit www.dunkindonuts.com/content/dunkindonuts/en/scholarship.html.

Community Foundation of New Jersey Offers Scholarships:
The Community
Foundation of New Jersey offers scholarships.  For more information and to apply visit www.cfnj.org.

Scholarship Program for Sons and Daughters of Police and Fire Personnel:
The New Jersey Electronic Security Associaton (NJESA) is pleased to announce the availability of college scholarship awards to sons and daughters of active-duty police and fire personnel.  For more information visit nj-esa.org/scholarship-program/, or call Christine Higgins at 609-695-4444.  Application deadline is March 10, 2017.

Lep Foundation Offers Scholarship For Disabled Students:
The John Lepping Memorial Scholarship is specifically designed to support disabled students who demonstrate academic success and are motivated to move their lives forward through education despite their disabilities.  Application deadline is May 1, 2017.  Visit the Foundation website at www.lepfoundation.org to read more about the mission of the Lep Foundation for Youth Education and for details about the scholarship application, and to apply. 

Lep Foundation Offers Scholarship For Students Diagnosed With Cancer:
The CURE - Cancer Support Scholarship is designed for students who were diagnosed with cancer and whose disease and related treatments placed a significant financial burden on them and their families.  Application deadline is June 1, 2017.  Visit the Foundation website at 
www.lepfoundation.org to read more about the mission of the Lep Foundation for Youth Education and for details about the scholarship applications, and to apply. 

Lebanon Valley College Offers Scholarship Programs:
Lebanon Valley College offers various scholarships to incoming students.  For more information visit www.lvc.edu/admission/tuition-financial-aid/types-of-financial-aid/scholarships/.

University of Michigan Engineering Scholarships:
The University of Michigan, College of Engineering, offers several scholarships.  For more information, contact the College of Engineering Scholarship Office at the University of Michigan at 734-647-7113 or visit scholarships.engin.umich.edu/new-students for further information or to apply.

2017 New Jersey Business Idea Competition:
Fairleigh Dickinson University
and the Rothman Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship present the 2017 New Jersey Business Idea Competition.  For more information and to apply visit the New Jersey Business Idea Competition web site.  Submission deadline is February 24, 2017.

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Scholarship:

The Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc., has based its foundation on the ideals of Scholarship, Service, Sisterhood, and Finer Womanhood.  In accordance with these ideals, Zeta Delta Zeta Chapter has made a commitment to assist young women in Burlington County who are pursuing higher education by providing academic scholarships.  Female high school seniors in Burlington County are invited to apply for $1000 - $2000 scholarships.  Application deadline is March 27, 2017.  Application is available at tinyurl.com/zdzschpro

ETS Employees' Community Action Fund (ECAF) Scholarship Program:
The ETS ECAF Scholarship program was established to assist New Jersey students who wish to attend college and who might not be able to achieve their dream of attaining a degree without the assistance of a scholarship.  The program specifically seeks to help graduating public high school seniors facing hardships, including but not limited to financial need.  Scholarships of up to $10,000 will be awarded to selected students who are pursuing a degree from two- or four-year accredited nonprofit schools/colleges/universities, or nonprofit vocational/technical institutions in the United States.  Application deadline is April 21, 2017.  For more information and to apply, visit https://aim.applyists.net/ECAFNJ.

Visiting Nurse Association/Mary Ann Christopher Nursing Leadership Scholarship:

The Visiting Nurse Association/Mary Ann Christopher Nursing Leadership Scholarship is available to any senior with an essay required.  Scholarship award is $500.  Application deadline is March 13, 2017.  Applications are available with Ms. Berger in the Guidance Office or by email request to scholarship@vnahg.org.  For more information visit www.vnahg.org.

New Jersey Schoolwomen's Scholarship:
Female seniors who attend a New Jersey high school and are New Jersey residents and will pursue a degree in education are invited to apply for the New Jersey Schoolwomen's Scholarship.  This year three scholarships, in the amount of $1000 each, and two educational awards in the amount of $500, will be awarded to female graduates who intend to pursue a career in the field of education.  Applications must be postmarked no later than March 3, 2017.  For more information and an application, see Ms. Berger in the Guidance Office.

Firstrust/Samuel Green Scholarship:
The Firstrust/Samuel Green Scholarship is available to any senior, and an essay is required.  Scholarships totaling $50,000 are available, with first prize being $10,000.  Applications are due by February 28, 2017.  See Ms. Berger in the Guidance Office for an application.  For any questions and for more information visit www.firstrust.com/scholarship.

2017 Black History Month Contest:
The Minorities in the Profession Section of the New Jersey Bar Association offers the Black History Month Contest.  The contest is open to any New Jersey high school student (grades 9 -12).  To enter, students must first submit a short, qualifying essay on a topic specified by the contest organizers.  All entries must be received by midnight, Friday, January 13, 2017.  For more information contact Ms. Tamika S. Wilson at 732-937-7540, twilson@njsba.com, or visit njsba.com.  Ms. Berger in the Guidance Office also has information on the contest.

2017 New Jersey Business Idea Competition:
The Rothman Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship at Fairleigh Dickinson University announces their 2017 New Jersey Business Idea Competition.  The program is open to all NJ high school students.  You can work individually or with a team.  To apply visit www.fdu.edu/businessidea.  Deadline for applications is February 24, 2017.  For more information call 973-443-8842 or email rothman@fdu.edu.

New Jersey Elks Offers Scholarship:
The New Jersey State Elks Special Children's Committee is offering the Special Children's Scholarship Awards, which are two four-year scholarships (one female, one male) worth up to $2500 per year.  Any high school seniors that are physically and/or mentally challenged and will be furthering their education after graduating from high school are qualified to apply.  Applicants will be judged based upon the student's academic record and financial need.  Application deadline is April 14, 2017.  For an application see Ms. Berger in the Guidance Office.

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Offers Scholarships:
The members of the Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., Rancocas Valley Alumnae Chapter, encourage African-American female high school seniors to apply for a $3000 scholarship to be disbursed over a period of 4 years.  The deadline for completed applications is January 28, 2017.  The application can be accessed at www.dstrvac.org.

AXA Foundation Offers Scholarships:
Learn more and apply online at https://us.axa.com/axa-foundation/about.html.  Deadline for the AXA Achievement Scholarship is December 15, 2016.  They are accepting the first 10,000 applications submitted.

APCA Scholarship:
The Asian Pacific Islanders for Professional and Community Advancement (APCA) offers scholarships of varying amounts.  Deadline for submission is January 31, 2017.  For more information and to apply visit www.apca-att.org/scholarship.html.

New Jersey Society of CPAs Offers Scholarships:
The NJCPA offers scholarships ranging in value from $6500 to $10,000 to New Jersey high school seniors who plan to major in accounting.  Application deadline is December 16, 2016.  To apply visit https://www.njcpa.org/become-a-cpa/scholarships/four-year.
 
NCWIT -- Aspirations Awards for Females in grades 9-12:
The NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing (AiC) honors high school women who are active and interested in computing and technology, and encourages them to pursue their passions.  This multi-tiered competition includes recognition at the national and local levels, serving all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, Guam, and all U.S. overseas military bases.  The NCWIT Award for AiC is sponsored by Apple, Bank of America, Microsoft, Motorola Solutions Foundation, and Symantec.  APPLICATION DETAILS:  Students can apply online at https://www.aspirations.org/participate/high-school beginning September 1, 2016 and no later than 11:59 p.m. EST on November 7, 2016.

Valerie E. Yahn Scholarship:
The Valerie E. Yahn Scholarship is available to High School Seniors from Burlington, Camden, Cumberland, Gloucester, and Salem counties who are interested in becoming a Registered Nurse.  Applications available online at www.NJSNA.org or by sending your request to Sandy Kerr at sandy@njsna.org with "Valerie E. Yahn Scholarship Application" in the subject line.

Prudential Spirit of Community Awards Program:
The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards program is launching its 22nd annual search for students who have made meaningful contributions to their communities through volunteer service over the past year.  You could win $1000 and a trip to Washington, D.C., next May!  Students interested in applying must complete an online application by November 8, 2016.  Go to http://spirit.prudential.com or www.nassp.org/spirit .  Go to the "Certification" page to email or print out instructions for your principal.  You must deliver the certification page to your principal, Mr. Andrew Seibel, by November 8, 2016.

NAWC Water Utility Industry Scholarship:
The National Association of Water Companies, New Jersey Chapter, offers scholarships to high school students.  For more information and to apply visit www.njua.com.

Discover Student Loans Offers Scholarship:
For more information visit the Discover Student Loans web site.  Deadline is February 28, 2017.

Wells Fargo & Company Offers Scholarship For Student with Disabilities:
For more information visit the Wells Fargo Scholarship web site.  Deadline is January 17, 2017.

Service-Learning Scholars at RCBC:
The Service-Learning Program at Rowan College at Burlington County is currently seeking applications for Service-Learning Scholars for 2016 - 2017!  Service-Learning Scholars provides an opportunity for students to become leaders in campus and community engagement through a guided service-learning experience.   Scholars commit to one year in the program and participate in a minimum of 200 hours of service.  For their efforts, Scholars earn a $1,000 scholarship to help support their educational goals at Rowan College at Burlington County.
 
Through a competitive process, a select few students will be chosen to become Service-Learning Scholars for 2016 - 2017.  To apply, students must complete this short online application form by noon on September 30, 2016.  If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the Service-Learning Program at RCBC at (856) 242-5294 or servicelearning@bcc.edu.  You may also visit rcbc.edu/service-learning and the RCBC Service-Learning Scholars Information Sheet.

Philanthropic Educational Organization Offers Scholarships:
The Philanthropic Educational Organization (P.E.O.) offers the P.E.O. STAR Scholarship.  Additional information can be found at www.peointernational.org/about-peo-star-scholarship-star.  The scholarship is for young women who are rising seniors who exhibit excellence in leadership, extra-curricular activities, community service, academics, and potential for future success.

The NFIB Young Entrepreneur Foundation Offers Scholarships:
For more information visit www.NFIB.com/YEA.  Application deadline is December 18, 2016.
 
Daughters of the American Revolution Sponsors Good Citizen Program and Scholarship Contest:
The Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) seeks a “Good Citizen” who exhibits qualities of dependability, service, leadership, and patriotism.  A Moorestown High School student selected as a DAR “Good Citizen” becomes eligible to be considered for the Moorestown-Isaac Burroughs Chapter Ex-Regents Scholarship.  See Ms. Berger in the Guidance Office for a “Good Citizen” contest application.  Deadline for the “Good Citizen” contest is November 15, 2016.

The VFW’s Voice of Democracy Scholarship competition:
The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) is offering scholarships of up to $30,000.  DEADLINE: November 1, 2016.  All students in grades 9-12 can apply. The VFW wants to reach as many patriotic students as possible to compete for the grand prize: $30,000 paid directly to the American college, university or vocational/technical school of their choice!  For more information and to download the application, visit www.vfw.org/Community/Voice-of-Democracy/.

The Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation Offers Scholarships:
The Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation offers various scholarships.  For more information visit www.reaganfoundation.org/education/scholarship-programs/​.

Buick Achievers Scholarship Program:
Visit www.buickachievers.com for program details and the online application.

The Horatio Alger Scholarship:
If integrity, determination, and courage describe you -- then, you have what it takes to be a Horatio Alger Scholar.  The Horatio Alger Scholarships reward students who possess the character to succeed in life.  For information on requirements and to apply, visit scholars.horatioalger.org.

VIP Scholarship:
Award is for $5,000.  Application Deadline: January 31, 2017.  For more information and to apply visit VIP Scholarship.

You Deserve it Scholarship:
Award is for  $1,000.  Application Deadline: January 29, 2017.  Student Eligibility:  A) You must be a resident of any of the 50 United States, District of Columbia or US Territories; B) You must be 16 years of age or older; C) You must either be enrolled now, or will be enrolled iin a qualified high school, college or university within the United States.  Applications can be found by going to:  You Deserve It Scholarship.

The Ralph Verde Foundation Offers Scholarships:
The Ralph Verde Foundation (RVF) is a service-oriented, not-for-profit organization dedicated to supporting academic achievement.  The Foundation will award grants scholarships to well-deserving high school seniors pursuing a college degree.  Interested students should apply online at www.theralphverdefoundation.org/home.  The application will close February 1, 2017.

2017 John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Essay Contest:  Scholarships of varying amounts are available.  Deadline for submission is January 4, 2017.  For contest information, registration, and to submit your essay, visit jfklibrary.org.

Phillip Dorsey Scholarship:
For more information visit www.uprisingstarsinc.org.

The Princeton Prize in Race Relations:
The Princeton Prize in Race Relations seeks to honor students in grades 9-12 who are doing outstanding work in their schools or communities to advance the cause of race relations.  Students are invited to apply for a $1000 cash award.   Princeton Prize winners will also be invited to an all expense paid trip to Princeton University to attend the Princeton Prize Symposium on Race.  Deadline for applications is January 31, 2017.  For more information and to apply visit www.princeton.edu/princetonprize.  You may also call 800-742-1036 for additional information.

New Jersey Youth Soccer Scholarships:
New Jersey Youth Soccer encourages students to apply for the Jeanine Willis Memorial Scholarship, the Brett Fenster Memorial Scholarship, and the Allan B. Sinclair Memorial Scholarship.  For more information and an application visit www.njyouthsoccer.com.


2015 - 2016


Conserve Wildlife Foundation of New Jersey Scholarship:
Open to all high school students.  Applicants to submit an original video whowing why we must protect wildlife in New Jersey.  Contest ends May 13, 2016.  Scholarships available up to $1000.00.  Apply for online application at: www.ConserveWildlifeNJ.org/Education/Edge2.0.  Any questions call 609-984-0621 or email: Stephanie.dalessio@conservewildlifenj.org.