New Jersey Educational Opportunity Fund

$2,600

Deadline Varies

Awards Available: See Description

  • Scholarship Description
  • The New Jersey Educational Opportunity Fund provides financial assistance and support services (e.g. counseling, tutoring, and developmental course work) to students from educationally and economically disadvantaged backgrounds who attend institutions of higher education in the State of New Jersey. These grants are renewable based upon continued eligibility. Forty-one of New Jersey's community colleges and public and private four-year colleges and universities participate in the EOF program. However, the actual number of available spaces at each college or university is limited. Because EOF is a campus-based program, each campus is responsible for student recruitment, selection, program services, and its own specific criteria for EOF admission and program participation. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Committee
  • 1 john fitch plaza
  • 10th floor, po box 542
  • Trenton, NJ 08625-0542
  • tel: 609-292-4310
  • fax: 609-292-7225

See if you qualify for this award

Learn more about this scholarship and many more.
Find Scholarships Instantly!
  

Comments (12)

expand_less

Care to comment?
Go ahead - we're listening! Did you apply for this scholarship? Why? Why not? Maybe you even won!
Your comments could help fellow Scholarships.com members.


If you can read this, don't touch the following fields


Julia S  on 12/12/2019 12:43:54 PM

I would like to apply for this scholarship but I do not believe I would qualify for it. I believe in the Educational Program and I want to teach kids. I believe if I get this scholarship I'd do academically well and make the most of it at college.

Tina B  on 11/11/2019 2:45:22 PM

I would love to apply for a scholarship but I do not know if I qualify to do so. I'm currently unemployed and looking to take some on line courses or enroll in the community college to further my education and increase my chances of finding a job.

monique p  on 10/27/2019 7:19:36 PM

I would love to be able to apply for this scholarship.

Maria W  on 7/24/2019 6:59:14 PM

The chance to achieve and move forward in a career that is growing everyday would not only benefit myself, but also those who are seeking attention. In continuing my education, I can also show my eleven-year-old daughter that I am capable of juggling both work, school, and her. Finishing school as a single parent is a goal, I have set my self and with this scholarship I will be a step closer.

Brittany B  on 7/7/2019 7:34:55 PM

I applied for this scholarship because I’m really in need of financial help and would like to know what else I can do to receive this and more.

Anayah C  on 4/22/2019 4:49:29 PM

I applied for this scholarship because I’m really in need of some financial help and would be extremely grateful for anything that comes my way.

mark p  on 5/1/2018 7:11:18 PM

I would love to apply for this scholarship

Randy O  on 10/12/2016 5:23:24 PM

I would be interested in apply myself in this scholarship

jonazeth r  on 9/5/2015 4:30:17 PM

I would like to know how to apply for this scholarship.

Melissa H  on 8/9/2015 8:21:28 AM

I would like yo know how to apply

Amy V  on 7/16/2015 4:49:53 PM

Can I apply if I am going to out of state collage?

dawn b  on 1/2/2012 2:41:43 PM

This is very helpful to young adults like myself.

Latest College & Financial Aid News

McDonald's, Ivy Tech Team Up on College Tuition Assistance Program

January 23, 2020

by Susan Dutca-Lovell

More than 300 McDonald's locations will participate in the new Archways to Opportunity education program which - through its partnership with Indiana's community college system - will help its employees afford college tuition. McDonald's employees who work a minimum 15 hours per week for 90 days can receive up to $2,500 in college tuition assistance each year - or $3,000 per year for managers - at 18 Ivy Tech Community College campuses located in Indiana.

[...]

Get Paid to Play in College with ESA Esports Scholarships

January 21, 2020

by Susan Dutca-Lovell

The Entertainment Software Association (ESA) announced its first Esports scholarship, expanding its 20-year-old scholarship program to include Esports competitors in college, according to Polygon. The ESA Esports scholarship program is "intended to elevate the participation of women and minorities" who currently "account for a very small percentage of Esports scholarship recipients. Therefore, in order to be eligible for the ESA Foundation Computer and Video Game Arts Scholarship, you must either be a woman or minority and pursuing a degree leading to a career in computer and video game arts and sciences. Current high school seniors, college freshman, sophomore and juniors who are U.S. citizens may apply for the ESA Esports scholarship. Applicants must also be enrolled full-time in an undergraduate program at an accredited four (4) year college or university in the upcoming fall semester in order to be considered. All scholarship applications are due March 2, 2020 at 11:59 PST. Applicants will receive results by mid-June and funds will be issued to scholarship winners by end of August. [...]

Biggest / Largest Dollar Scholarships in 2020

January 16, 2020

by Susan Dutca-Lovell

When it comes to large dollar scholarships, mo' money means fewer problems in paying your college tuition bill. The average student will land between $1,000 and $5,000 in college scholarships after investing a decent amount of time and effort into applying for scholarships. Even smaller scholarships worth $500 are enough to cover books and fees, even if they aren't enough to foot an entire semester’s college tuition bill. [...]