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DVRHS Local Scholarship Application Process

The Local Scholarship Application process for the Class of 2016 has concluded. Applications for the Class of 2017 will be available in early 2017. 

The Local Scholarship Application includes scholarships that are awarded to DVRHS seniors by school or community organizations.

 
Class of 2016 List of Local Scholarships: with descriptions and requirements for each scholarship
 


Current Scholarship Opportunities 

C&E Singer Foundation Scholarship Program

The C&E Singer Foundation Scholarship Application process for the Class of 2016 has concluded. Students who are selected for interviews will be notified in early May 2016. Applications for the Class of 2017 will be available in March 2017.
 
Each year, the Singer Family C&E Foundation awards a total of nine scholarships to high school seniors in three area high schools. Those selected receive a scholarship of $7,500 per year, for a maximum of four years, while pursuing a bachelor's degree. The Foundation seeks to award character based scholarships to students who demonstrate the following qualities:
  • Compassion
  • Perseverance in Working to the Best of Ability
  • Cooperative Community Spirit
  • Integrity
 

 
Associated Construction Contractors of New Jersey (ACCNJ) Scholarship
Deadline: April 22, 2016
Each year, the Associated Construction Contractors of New Jersey (ACCNJ) Scholarship Foundation provides scholarship awards to children and grandchildren of members’ employees to assist with their higher education needs. This year, the Foundation will offer numerous scholarship opportunities for eligible high school graduates pursuing undergraduate degrees.
Visit http://www.accnj.org/education/scholarships/ for more information and an application.
 
BigSun Scholarship
Deadline: June 17, 2016
The BigSun Organization is proud to be able to help young athletes succeed in their academic pursuits. In order to do our part we are offering an annual scholarship to a deserving student. All student athletes are eligible for this award, regardless of which sport they are participating in.
Please visit website for more information and to apply:  http://www.bigsunathletics.com
 
DVRHS Performing Arts Boosters Scholarship
Deadline: April 29, 2016 
Each year Performing Arts Boosters awards a $1,000 scholarship to a graduating senior. To be eligible for the scholarship, the senior must have a:
1. Minimum of four years participation in the Marching Band program; or
2. Four years of participation in either concert band or chorus; or
3. Four years of participation in Jazz Band, Chamber Choir, Indoor Guard or Indoor Percussion.
4. A grade point average of 3.0.
5. Successful completion and submission of essay to Guidance Department by specified deadline (see below).
6. Intent to pursue a two- or four-year degree in music (performance, education, therapy, etc.) in a college or university.
 
The Officers of Performing Arts Boosters consisting of the President, Vice President, Secretary and Treasurer will review all applications and select the scholarship awardee. If there are multiple candidates at the end of a given year, the Officers may elect to award two (2) $500 scholarships if two qualified candidates are identified. If no qualified candidates are identified, the Officers may elect not to issue the scholarship in a given year. 
 
Essay Questions: Please choose 1
1. Detail your involvement within the DelVal music program including both curricular and extracurricular activities. What has your involvement meant to your continued musical growth?
2. Speak about your future plans in music. Where are you attending college? What is your designated college major? What about your musical experience at DelVal has prepared you for a career in music?
3. Highlight any experiences outside of DelVal that demonstrates your dedication to music.
4. Describe your “aha” moment when you knew that music was something you had “to do” for the rest of your life.
 
Return to Guidance by April 29, 2016. 
 
Frenchtown-Milford VFW Post 7857 Scholarship
Deadline: May 18, 2016
The scholarship is available to any student who is a relative (child, grandchild, brother, sister, niece, nephew, or cousin) of a veteran. 
$5,000 one time award if you will be attending a 4-year college/university or 
$2,500 one time award if you will be attending a 2-year college/university. 
Applications were emailed to students, or can be obtained from the Guidance Office. Applications and essays should be returned to the Guidance Office.
 
Gloria Barron Prize for Young Heroes
Deadline: April 15, 2016
The Barron Prize welcomes applications from public-spirited young people who are:
- between the ages of 8 and 18 (not yet 19)
- permanent residents of and currently residing in the USA or Canada
- currently working on an inspiring service project or have done so within the past 12 months
- working as an individual to lead their service work. The Barron Prize does not accept applications from large groups of young people.
For more information and to fill out an application, visit http://www.barronprize.org/apply/ 
 
Italian American Heritage Club of Hunterdon County Scholarship
Deadline: April 15, 2016
The Italian American Heritage Club of Hunterdon County would like to announce the availability of four (4), one thousand dollar ($1,000) scholarship awards for graduating seniors of Italian American heritage.

They will also be presenting one (1), two thousand dollar ($2,000) Thomas and Lena LaMarca scholarship award and two (2), twenty five hundred ($2,500) Paterniti Family scholarships.  These applications include financial information.
Applications were emailed to students, or can be obtained from the Guidance Office.

Music in the Somerset Hills Young Musicians Scholarship
Deadline: April 15, 2016
Music in the Somerset Hills is committed to supporting an exceptional level of historically informed and masterful performance, as well as to expanding the scope and variety of performance opportunities for professional and amateur musicians who live and work in the Somerset Hills, and creating opportunities for all people to pursue excellent musical training and find fellowship with other music enthusiasts. To that end we offer scholarship opportunities for graduating high school seniors who are pursuing music as a major at an accredited college or university.
Two $500 scholarships will be offered: one to a student who resides in the Somerset Hills, and one to a student who resides in another area of New Jersey. Only students who are residents of the state of New Jersey are eligible to apply.
Applications were emailed to students, or can be obtained from the Guidance Office.
 
NJ Center for Tourette Syndrome & Associated Disorders, Inc. (NJCTS) Youth Scholarship Award
Deadline: April 22, 2016
The award will go to a NJ high school senior who is diagnosed with Tourette Syndrome and will be attending a college or trade school in the fall. The recipient will be chosen on the basis of academic record, recommendations, and an essay.  Pictures, video, and music may also be submitted to demonstrate talent.
For more information and to fill out an application, visit the website:  http://www.njcts.org/scholarships.php
 
New Jersey Disabled American Veterans Scholarship
Deadline: May 21, 2016
New Jersey Disabled American Veterans will be awarding three (3) $1,000 scholarships. Applicant must be a natural or adopted descendant of a member of the Disabled American Veterans, Dept. of NJ (Sons, Daughters, Grandsons, Granddaughters, Nieces, Nephews, Cousins).
Applications were emailed to students, or can be obtained from the Guidance Office.
 
PBA Local #188, Chief Bruce Mast Scholarship
Deadline: Application must be received by April 25, 2016
Honoring the legacy and character of the late Chief Bruce Mast of the Delaware Township Police Department, PBA Local 188 is rewarding a scholarship to college-bound students who demonstrate exemplary leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship with financial assistance to pursue higher education.
Applications were emailed to students, or can be obtained from the Guidance Office.
 
Scholarship for Redheads
Deadline: April 27, 2016
Requirements for this scholarship are as follows:
- Must be a natural redhead
- Applying to an accredited 2 or 4 year college
- Reside in the United States
- A junior or senior in high school
- Have a GPA above 2.5
For more information on how to apply, visit: http://www.scholarshipred.com/apply/
 
Work Family Connection College Scholarships
Deadline: May 16, 2016
High school students who are attending an accredited college or technical school in 2016 and who have attended The Work-Family Connection (WFC) programs during their elementary and/or middle school years. Attendance in any of our programs (before, after school, kindergarten wrap-around, Wiz Kids, ACE, WFC Clubs, and Summer Camps) qualifies. 
Applications were emailed to students, or can be obtained from the Guidance Office.
 

The following opportunities have concluded for the Class of 2016:

  • C& E Singer Foundation Scholarship
  • Jennie Haver Scholarship Program
  • American Legion Auxiliary - Children of Warriors National Presidents' Scholarship
  • Buick Achievers Scholarship Program
  • 2016 “Books for the College Bound” Scholarship (Friends of the Hunterdon County Library)
  • Create a Greeting Card Scholarship
  • German Society Scholarship
  • Hunterdon Healthcare Foundation Scholarships
  • Hunterdon/Warren Association of School Business Officials Scholarship
  • Hunterdon/Warren County Home Instead Senior Care Scholarship
  • J. Staats Brokaw Entrepreneurial Spirit Award
  • Janet Logan Daily Foundation Scholarship
  • Michael Yasick ADHD Scholarship
  • National Association of Water Companies (NAWC), New Jersey Chapter Scholarship
  • NJ District of Key Clubs
  • NJ Electronic Security Association Scholarship
  • NJ Hall of Fame Arete Scholarship
  • NJ Schoolwomen's Club
  • New Jersey Sharing Network Foundation
  • Simon Youth Community Scholarship
 
 
 
Last Modified on April 13, 2016
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