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									                           SCHOLARSHIPS
                                    FEBRUARY, 2007

SENIORS ONLY

THE FOLLOWING SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION IS MADE
AVAILABLE FOR SENIORS. APPLICATIONS FOR MOST
SCHOLARSHIPS LISTED ARE AVAILABLE IN EITHER THE
CAREER MEDIA CENTER, ON-LINE OR DIRECTLY FROM THE
SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM.
P L E A S E CH ECK D E AD LINE D A TE S . COMPL E TED
A P P LIC A TIONS A RE TO B E RE TURNED TO THE
CARE E R MEDIA C ENTER FOR PROC E S SING UNL E S S      Annually, the TSANJ Children’s Scholarship
INS TRUCTED OTH ER WI S E.
                                                        Award is given to a graduating NJ high school
                                                        senior diagnosed with Tourettes Syndrome to
                                                        further his/her education at a college or
                                                        technical school in the fall.



  SCHOLAR
                                                        The winner will be selected based upon
                                                        achievement, academic accomplishments, and
                                                        presentation. The amount of the prize, criteria,
                                                        and selection of the winner shall be at the sole
          February 10th, 10am
                                                        discretion of the Tourette Syndrome
                                                        Association of New Jersey, Inc. which reserves
      Seats fill up fast, so call                       the right to determine the amount of the award
  Marco Zambonino 877-606-6583                          and whether to award it based upon the
                                                        applications received.
Financial Aid Seminars for Parents!
                                                        An application and further information is
    Exciting demonstrations in the                      available in the Career Media Center.
              following:
                                                        Deadline is March 15, 2007.
         Criminal Justice
         Network Systems
           Administrator
         Medical Assistant
         Medical Coding &
           Billing
         Massage Therapy

             Lincoln Tech 
          1697 Oak Tree Road,
           Edison, NJ 08820
                  SCHOLARSHIPS
                        FEBRUARY, 2007




                                      The Student-View Scholarship is a unique
Centenary College offers a            opportunity for high school seniors. It is
comprehensive merit-based             open to all students regardless of
scholarship program, with             academic achievement or financial need.
scholarships ranging from $3,500      APPLY TODAY!
to $11,000 for qualified students.
Entering freshman with a              AWARDS FOR THE 2007
minimum 2.5 academic GPA and an       SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
SAT composite score of 850            INCLUDE:
(Critical Reading and Math            One - $3,000 Scholarship
Sections only) and/or ACT             Two - $1,000 Scholarships
composite of 18 are eligible for an
academic scholarship.                 Six - $500 Scholarships

Centenary will reserve three          It is exceptionally easy to apply:
scholarships to students from         * NO minimum SAT or ACT score
Rahw ay Hig h S ch ool who            * NO minimum grade point average
                                      * NO lengthy, time-consuming paperwork
apply prior to March 15, 2007.
                                      * NO essays
                                      * NO application fees
Scholarship coupons and fee           Simply complete a 15-20 minute online survey
waivers that must accompany your      about local colleges. You will then be
completed application packet are      automatically entered into a random drawing for
available in the Career Media         a scholarship award.
Center.
                                      HOW TO APPLY
                                      Click on a state name or the map
                                      below to access your scholarship
                                      survey at
                                      www.student-view.com.

                                      The deadline for scholarship
                                      applications is April 15, 2007.
                       SCHOLARSHIPS
                               FEBRUARY, 2007




A&F Business Consultants
Abbott & Fenner are committed to
continuing our efforts at helping those
who have the desire and ambition to             The National Youth Science Camp is an intense
succeed.                                        residential science education program for young
                                                scientists the summer after they graduate from high
                                                school. Two graduating seniors from New Jersey
All applicants should include their full
                                                will be chosen to participate. In a rustic setting,
name and mailing address with their
                                                students from around the country are challenged
submissions.
                                                academically in exciting lectures and hands-on
                                                studies, and have many opportunities to push
The $1,000 A&F Scholarships are available       themselves physically in an extensive outdoor
to all high school juniors and seniors as       program, gain a new and deep appreciation for the
well as all students currently registered in    great outdoors, and establish friendships that last a
any accredited post secondary institution.      lifetime.
Between the ages of 16 and 30
                                                The National Youth Science Camp is made possible
Application Procedure                           through the planning and fundraising of the
To apply for this scholarship you will need     National Youth Science Foundation, a nonprofit
to write an essay on one of the two topics      organization with a mission to honor, sustain, and
below. Your submissions must be sent to         encourage youth interest and excellence in science
us by email at                                  by conducting comprehensive informal science
scholarships@abbottandfenner.com                education programs that provide opportunity for
                                                constructive interaction with others and emphasize
What is your opinion of personal injury         the social value of thoughtful scientific careers.
lawyers? In less than 1000 words, discuss
your views on personal injury lawyers and       Eligible students must be candidates for graduation
explain how these views may have been           between July 2006 and June 2007; must be
affected by the media.                          available for entire length of the program; should
                                                intend to pursue a profession oriented toward
                                                science, mathematics, engineering, or medicine;
Are we ready to respond with disaster           must demonstrate superior academic proficiency;
relief? In less than 1000 words, discuss        must demonstrate leadership abilities and social
your views on how well the United States        maturity through involvement in both school and
government agencies are prepared to             community activities; must demonstrate skills and
                                                achievements outside the realm of science and
respond to the next call for disaster relief.   outside the realm of academic pursuits; and must
                                                demonstrate curiosity and eagerness to explore
DEADLINE: June 20, 2007                         many and varied topics.

                                                Interested students should explore the website for
                                                more information and complete the application
                                                found at www.nysc.org.
                                                Deadline is March 5, 2007.
                        SCHOLARSHIPS
                                FEBRUARY, 2007




                                                   POMPTONIAN FOOD SERVICE
                                                   WILL BE AWARDING FOUR
                                                   $1,000 SCHOLARSHIPS IN
SYRACU SE U NIV ER SI TY                           MEMORY OF FOUNDER,
SC HOO L OF                                        GIOVINA COSCIA. THE
                                                   MONETARY AWARDS ARE
ARC HITECTU R E                                    AVAILABLE TO GRADUATING
EDU CATIO NAL                                      SENIORS IN ANY OF THE HIGH
                                                   SCHOOLS POMPTONIAN SERVES.
OPPO RTU NI TY
Mark Robbins, Dean of Syracuse University's        SCHOLARSHIP DECISIONS WILL BE BASED
School of Architecture is desperately and          ON A COMBINATION OF FACTORS
actively seeking young men and women of            INCLUDING:
color interested in pursuing a five-year           *FINANCIAL NEED
professional degree in Architecture.               (SPECIAL CONSIDERATION WILL BE GIVEN.)

Robbins says he's deeply committed to bringing     *WORK EXPERIENCE
                                                   *COMMUNITY SERVICE
diversity to his field and has scholarship money
                                                   *QUALITY AND SUBSTANCE OF ESSAY
set aside to fully-cover education costs           *LETTERS OF RECOMMENDATION.
for 10 students. He says that Latino enrollment
in the school has risen substantially, but it's    Interested students are encouraged to visit the
harder to attract Blacks.                          Career Media Center for an application.

Syracuse University’s School of                    ALL APPLICATIONS MUST BE SENT TO:
Architecture has a great reputation                Candy Vidovich, Vice President
                                                   Pomptonian Food Service
and this seems like a terrific
                                                   3 Edison Place
opportunity for the right person, so               Fairfield, NJ 07004-3511
please inquire further if you are                  Telephone: (973) 882-8070
interested.                                        Facsimile: (973) 882-6645
                                                   Email: mvidovich@pomptonian.com
Contact: Mark Robbins, Dean School of
Architecture                                       DEADLINE IS APRIL 5, 2007.
Syracuse, New York
(315) 443- 2255
robbinsm@syr.edu
                           SCHOLARSHIPS
                                    FEBRUARY, 2007




                                                         THE SHIRLEY RABB WINSTON
                                                         SCHOLARSHIP IN VOICE
                                                         Sponsored by THE NATIONAL
                                                         SOCIETY OF ARTS AND LETTERS
                                                         $10,000 in Scholarships will be awarded in honor of
                                                         Shirley Rabb Winston, to young vocal artists
New Jersey Society of                                    between the ages of 16 and 22. Applicants must
                                                         demonstrate exceptional talent and promise of
Mayflower Descendants                                    future success. The scholarship funds are only for
Scholarship                                              private study, for special training or for personal
                                                         advancement in the applicant's future career. The
                                                         funds are not for college tuition, housing or travel.
Society of Mayflower Descendants in the State of
New Jersey operates an annual scholarship awards         ELIGIBILITY 1. The applicant: a) must be a citizen
program open to one student nominee per New              of the U.S. b) must submit a vocal performance on
Jersey high school. The student must, to remain          DVD to the nearest Chapter of The National Society
eligible as a scholar, graduate in the upper fourth of   of Arts and Letters; c) must demonstrate a serious
the class and matriculate at a New Jersey four-year      commitment to their art by providing a written
university or college. The committee, which makes        statement of their career plans for the future. d)
the selection of scholars, looks for a strong interest   must specify the mode of further study: private
in history United States History with emphasis on        study, special training, or for personal advancement
American Colonial History. Each $1,500 award is a        in the applicant's future career. The funds are not
single payment to the student's tuition account at the   for college tuition, housing or travel. 2. The DVD
university or college. Three individual awards will      performances selected by the Chapter judges will be
be given this year.                                      sent to the Winston Scholarship Committee Chair.
                                                         3. The final awards may be made from a personal
The application for nomination is available in the       performance before the Winston Scholarship
Career Media Center.                                     Committee. 4. The awarded scholarship funds will
                                                         be sent directly to the institution, teacher, or tutor
The completed application must be forwarded by           chosen by the scholarship winner/s with the
March 1, 2007.                                           approval of the Winston Scholarship Committee.
                                                         Applications are available at
                                                         www.arts-nsal.org/07voicebro.pdf
                                                         Vocal DVDs due at a NSAL Chapter on February 1,
                                                         2007.
                                                         NEW JERSEY CHAPTER
                                                         Judy Martorelli, 52 Kahdena Rd. Morristown, NJ
                                                         07960 973-267-0952
                           SCHOLARSHIPS
                                     FEBRUARY, 2007




                THE NAOMI WINSTON
SCHOLARSHIP IN ART Sponsored by THE
NATIONAL SOCIETY OF ARTS AND LETTERS
In honor of Naomi Winston, a scholarship has been
established and made available, through the               The Robert Wood Johnson University
National Society of Arts and Letters, to young
visual artists between the ages of 16 and 22.
                                                          Hospital, Rahway Auxiliary,
Applicants must demonstrate exceptional talent and        In memory of Shirley Levitzky is
promise of future success. The scholarship funds          offering a Scholarship Award.
are only for private study, for special training or for
personal advancement in the applicant's art medium.
They can be used for workshops, museum                    Interested in studying the Health Career
programs, summer programs, etc. The funds are not         fields after high school? RWJUH is offering
for college tuition, housing or travel.                   this wonderful scholarship opportunity to
                                                          graduating members of the Class of 2007.
ELIGIBILITY 1. The applicant: a) must be a citizen
of the United States. b) must submit slides of their
works to the nearest chapter of the National Society      These scholarships will be a one-time
of Arts and Letters c) must demonstrate a serious         payment towards the first year’s tuition.
commitment to their art by stating in writing their
career plans for the future. d) must specify the mode     Information and applications for the
of further study: private study, special training, or     scholarship may be obtained by calling the
for personal advancement in their art. 2. The slides      Auxiliary Office at 732-499-6068, Monday
selected by the Chapter judges will be sent to the
Winston Scholarship Committee Chair. The                  through Friday, from 8 am to 4 pm.
Scholarship Committee will select the finalists.
Finalists may be notified to send the original art        The application must be completed and
works to the Winston Scholarship Chair for final          returned to the RWJUH Rahway Auxiliary
judging by the Committee. 3. The awarded                  Office by March 30, 2007.
scholarship funds will be sent directly to the
institution, teacher or tutor chosen by the
scholarship winner with the approval of the
Winston Scholarship Committee.
Applications available at
www.arts-nsal.org/07artbro.pdf.
Slides due at the NSAL Chapter on February 1,
2007
NEW JERSEY CHAPTER
Judy Martorelli, 52 Kahdena Rd. Morristown, NJ
07960 973-267-0952
                      SCHOLARSHIPS
                              FEBRUARY, 2007




                                              Who's Who Among American High School
                                              Students®

                                              In 1968, our second year of operation, it was
                                              determined that in addition to recognition in
FREE MONEY!                                   Who's Who Among American High School
Okay, now that we have your attention,        Students®, it was important to support hard
KEY Magazine gives away a $1,000              working students with financial assistance to
scholarship every year to one lucky high      the best of our ability.
school student. There are two ways you
can be eligible to win a free check:          Today, the Foundation awards individual
                                              scholarships of up to $6,000, and all students
                                              listed in Who's Who will automatically receive a
• Fill out a response card available in KEY
                                              scholarship application.
Magazine and mail it.
• Or click on                                 The ECI Scholarship Foundation awards a
keycolleges.com/financial-aid-                minimum of 61 scholarships annually to
                                              meritorious students who may use the award at
scholarships.asp and fill out the             any accredited, post-secondary institution in
appropriate fields on the form and click      the field of study of their choice.
submit.
                                              Students may apply at any time of the year. All
It's that easy!                               applications received after May will be
                                              processed and evaluated for the following
                                              year's scholarship award program. Visit
                                              www.ecisf.org/hs_main.aspx for a printable
                                              Scholarship application or visit the Career
                                              Media Center at Rahway High School.

                                              Awards
                                              Founders Scholarship Award     $6,000
                                              Chairman's Scholarship Award $5,000 each
                                              Outstanding Achievement $2,500 each
                                              ECI Academic Award       $1,000 each

                                              Application Deadline: May 1, 2007.
                        SCHOLARSHIPS
                                 FEBRUARY, 2007




     New J ers ey C ent er for
     Sci ence, Technolo gy &
     Mat hematics Education
To support students interested in the exciting
and rewarding careers in science,
mathematics and technology, NJCSTE offers
tuition scholarships. Students are eligible for
scholarships for the first two years of the
program.

Scholarships are available for the NJCSTE five-
year degree programs. These scholarships
cover for the first two years of both the
teacher and professional researcher program
tracks subject to the maintenance of
satisfactory academic performance.

Students that follow the teacher track,
leading to a master's degree in teaching and
New Jersey teacher certification, may be
eligible for an additional three years of tuition
scholarships provided they maintain
satisfactory academic performance and agree
to teach in New Jersey schools for three years
upon completion of the program.

NJCSTE Scholarships cover the cost of tuition
only, students are responsible for university
fees, books and other expenses.

Deadline is March 1, 2007.

								
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