Joseph Taub Scholar Athlete Award 
Deadline  -10/12/2018
            The Joseph Taub Scholar Athlete Awards Program honors student-athletes in their senior year who demonstrate exceptional academic ability and strong leadership skills in sports, their schools, and within their communities. Whether you're the lead scorer or the most spirited team player, we want to hear how you have taken the skills you've cultivated in the locker room and used them to create a powerful, positive impact on the lives of others around you.
Two JCC Scholar Athletes (one male and one female) will each receive a $3,600 college scholarship.

Eligibility: current high school senior, current member (in good standing) of a high school sports team or be involved in after school sports (e.g.  intramurals, martial arts, etc.), must have maintained an unweighted GPA of 3.o or higher from grade 9 thru first semester 12th.
Please visit the website below for more detailed information.

Elks National Foundation-Most Valuable Student Scholarship  
Deadline  -11/15/2018
            Applicants need not be related to a member of the Elks. Any graduating high school senior who is a U.S. citizen may apply.
Applications will be judged on scholarship, leadership, and financial need.
Applications are available online only. 
For details and to access the application,

Sixt Rent a Car Scholars Program 
Deadline  -11/30/2018
            Sixt rent a car has established a scholarship program to assist high school students who plan to continue their college education. Scholarships are offered each year to students seeking to study full-time at an accredited institution of the student’s choice.
They are offering 5 high school students $5000
*Be a graduating high school senior
*Plan to enroll in a full time undergraduate study at an accredited two year or four year college or university for the entire 2019-2020 academic year.
*Have a minimum grade point average of 3.7 on a 4.0 scale
Please visit the website below for more detailed information.

GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program
Deadline  -01/04/2019
For high school seniors who demonstrate leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship.  Up to $40,000 per Scholar.  For more information, eligibility requirements, and an online application, visit, or follow them on Facebook at

APIA Scholars General Scholarship Program
Deadline  -01/10/2019
The APIA Scholars (formerly APIASF) General Scholarship Program funds low-income, Asian and Pacific Islander American minority students with a variety of financial packages every year.  There is a special focus on students who have high financial need, are first in their families to attend college, represent the diversity of the APIA community, and have exhibited a strong emphasis on community service.
For more information about eligibility requirements and to obtain the online application, visit

National Foundation Legacy Awards 

Deadline  -02/01/2019
            Any child or grandchild of a living Elk who joined the order on or before April 1, 2016, that is a paid-up to date Elk member  on or before March 31, 2019.
High School Senior.

For more information about eligibility requirements and to obtain the online application, visit

Bergen County School Counselor Association Scholarship 
Deadline  -04/09/2019
Student must plan to become a school counselor or teacher.  For an application, please
visit your Naviance Family Connection account.

B. Davis Scholarship 

Deadline  -05/24/2019
            This Scholarship is available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any post secondary institution.
To apply for this scholarship you will need to write an essay of less than 1000 words on the topic below:
Describe the 3 characteristics of leadership you value most. Discuss why you believe that these traits are so important and how you feel that they are developed in an individual. 
Please visit the website below to apply and for more detailed information.

Scholarship Guidance

            A variety of scholarships are listed on the website that students may be eligible for.

Student Scholarships
            A variety of scholarships which students may be eligible for are listed on this website.

You can locate this list at or in Naviance

We will update daily as new scholarships become available.

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