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New Jersey Educational Opportunity Fund

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  • 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
  • New Jersey Commission on Higher Education
  • PO Box 542
  • Trenton, NJ 08625-0542
  • tel: 609-984-2709
  • fax: 609-633-8420

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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.

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