General Requirements

DataMax Academic Scholarship
Award: $1,000
Application Deadline: January 1st

The Mensa Foundation Scholarship Program
Application Deadline: January 15th

Digicert Internet Security Scholarship
Award: $1,000
Application Deadline: February 1st

The Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation
Application Deadline: February 6th
Must be nominated by your institution.

Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) Scholarships
Application Deadline(s): February 15th for most

Parent Talko (formerly: Parentinn) Cyberbullying Prevention Scholarship
Award: $1,250
Application deadline: February 28th 

Jeannette Rankin Women’s Scholarship Fund 
Award: $2,000
Application Deadline: March 1st

Galoreth College Scholarship
Award: $600
Application Deadline: March 1st

American Association of University Women (AAUW) Scholarships

  • AAUW Medford (NJ) Branch Scholarship
    Award: $1,000
    Application Deadline: March 31st
  • AAUW Mountain Lakes (NJ) Branch Scholarship
    Application Deadline: March annually
    For information: Call (973) 723-3987
    Applicant (1) must be a college-bound female, (2) must have completed sophomore year at an accredited college or university or matriculation in a Master's program by June, and (3) must be a resident of Boonton, Boonton Twp., Denville, Kinnelon, Montville, Mountain Lakes, Parsippany, Rockaway, or Rockaway Twp.
  • AAUW Greater Wayne Area (NJ) Branch Scholarship
    Application Deadline: April 10th College Scholarship
Award: $750
Application deadline: March 1st

The New Jersey Association for College Admission Counseling (NJACAC) Scholarships & Awards
Award: $1,250
Application Deadline: March 1st

New Jersey State Golf Association (NJSGA) Caddie Scholarship Foundation
Application Deadline: March 1st

School Tutoring Academy Scholarship
Award: $1,000
Application Deadline: March 1st

Association for Nontraditional Students in Higher Education (ANTSHE) Scholarships
Application Deadline: March 1st
ANTSHE membership required.
Application Form

Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation
Award: $1,500, $2,500, $5,000, $7,500, or $10,000
Application Deadline: March 1st

Life Lessons Scholarship Program
Award(s): $5,000 - $15,000 each
Application Deadline: March 2nd
Scholarships for students have experienced the death of a parent or legal guardian.

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) Undergraduate Scholarship Program (UGSP)
Award: up to $20,000 per academic year; renewable up to 4 years 
Application Deadline: March 15th

Zonta Club of Northern Valley, NJ - Adult Scholarship 
Award: $1,750
Application Deadline: March 23rd

Polish Cultural Foundation Scholarship
Award: $2,000
Application Deadline: March 31st
Application PDF 

Odenza Marketing Group Scholarship
Award: $500
Application Deadline: March 30th

Lighthouse International Scholarship
Award: up to $10,000
Application Deadline: March 31st 
Applicant must be a student who is blind or partially sighted. 

New Jersey District Export Council (NJDEC) Scholarship
Award: $1,000
Application Deadline: April 2nd

Diabetes Scholars Foundation College Scholarship
Application Deadline: April 15th

UNICO National Scholarships
Award: Various (up to $6,000)
Application Deadline: April 15th for most (March 1st for DiMattio Celli Family Study Abroad Scholarship)
Letter from the Rutherford Chapter

The Grand Plan Scholarship
Award: $1,000
Application Deadline: April 16th

Negative Population Growth (NPG) Scholarships
Award: $750-$2,000
Application Deadline: April 20th

Grasshopper Entrepreneur Scholarship
Award: $5,000 

Application Deadline: April 30th

Healthline & NORD Stronger Scholarship
Award: $5,000 each
Application Deadline: May 1st

The Audria M. Edwards Scholarship Fund
Application Deadline: May 1st
Scholarship for LGBT students or children of LGBT parents.

Vincent D. Pavese Scholarship
Award: $1,500
Application Deadline: May 10th

B. Davis Scholarship
Award: $1,000
Application Deadline: May 22nd

Strideline Scholarship
Award: $1,000
Application Deadline: June 1st

MyBioSource Scholarship for Students with Disabilities
Award: $1,000
Application Deadline: June 30th

PolicyZip's Insure Your Future Scholarships
Award: $1,250 each (two winners)
Application Deadline: July 31st 

UEW Healthcare EEOICPA Scholarship
Award: $1,000
Application Deadline: July 31st

Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Student Opportunities
Application Period: April 1st - August 31st

KidGuard for Education Scholarship
Award: $500-$1,000 
Application Deadline: October 31st

The Caitlan Wallace Memorial Scholarship
Award: $1,000
Application Deadline: November 1st

Worthy Women's Professional Studies Scholarship
Award: $2,500, $1,500, and $1,000 for first, second, and third place
Application Deadline: November 26th
Applicants must be women over the age of 30.

Einstein Moving Scholarship
Award: $1,000
Application Deadline: December 1st

Various or Unannounced Deadlines

Geneseo Migrant Center Scholarships
Award(s): $500 and up
Application Deadline(s): Various

Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation
Application Deadline(s): Various
Fellowships for teachers and academic leaders.

Executive Women of New Jersey (EWNJ) Graduate Merit Award Program
Application Deadline: TBA

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Ernest F. Hollings Scholarship Program
Award: up to $9,500 per year for two years of study, and a 10-week, full-time paid ($700/week) internship
Application Deadline: TBA

Sports Unlimited Scholarship
Award: $1,000
Application Deadline: TBA

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