Scholarships

Garfield Community Scholarship Application
*Download the application below - ScholarshipApp_Garfield
(Electronic Submissions to your counselor - Deadline - May 1, 2020)

2020 SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS
Students must notify their counselor and request transcripts (if needed) 2 weeks prior to the deadline listed below.

John Cocula Memorial Scholarship
- Resident of Garfield
- Participated in sports on some level

Deadline:  Deadline extended upon return from the district closure

Download Application below:  Cocula 2020 
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200 Club of Bergen County - Affiliation Scholarship
- Graduating high school senior
- Child or stepchild of an active, retired, or deceased Bergen County law enforcement officer, fire fighter or ambulance corps member.

Deadline:  March 25, 2020
Apply Online:  http://200club.org/scholarship-program
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American Society of Civil Engineers 
- Resident of Sussex, Warren, Morris, Passaic, Bergen, Essex, Union, or Hudson Counties
- Minimum 3.0 GPA
- Plan to pursue a civil engineering major

Deadline:  March 27, 2020

Download Application below:  ASCE Scholarship
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The SBCA Scholarship Program
- Graduating high school senior
- Resides in one of the following towns: North Arlington, Lyndhurst, Rutherford, East Rutherford, Carlsdtadt, Wallington, Wood-ridge, Hasbrouck Heights, Garfield, Lodi
- Minimum 2.5 GPA
- Intend to continue education at four-year, two-year community college, or vocational school

Deadline:  April 1, 2020

Download Application below:  SBCA Scholarship
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Garfield Chapter of UNICO
- Grade 12 students of Italian descent
- Resident of the city of Garfield

Deadline:  April 1, 2020

Apply Online:  
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSe4GG1Ow8Fvb913TzxKHYMj_rwc2CSVUyMBOn18MH4lDkA3kg/viewform
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NJUA - Excellence in Diversity Scholarship
- Legal resident or citizen of US and NJ resident
- A woman, person of disability, or member of one of the following minority groups:  Hispanic or Latino, Black or African American, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, Asian, American Indian or Alaskan Native, Bi-racial
- Child of a parent/parents not employed by an NJUA member company

Deadline:  April 11, 2020

Download Application below:  NJUA Excellence in Diversity
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NJUA - Trade and Vocational Scholarship
- Legal resident or citizen of US and NJ resident
- Pursuing a trade or vocational degree at an accredited school in NJ
- Child of a parent/parents not employed by an NJUA member company

Deadline:  April 11, 2020

Download Application below:  NJUA Trade and Vocational
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Future Nurse Leadership Scholarship
- Resident of New Jersey
- Enrolling in 2020 Fall Semester of accredited School of Nursing BSN program

Deadline:  April 22, 2020
Apply Online:  https://www.vnahg.org/nursescholarship
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Student-View Scholarship Program
- Awarded via a random drawing
- Must complete a 15-20 minute application survey about colleges in your area

Deadline:  April 22, 2020
Apply Online:  http://student-view.com/
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Lois A. Baraithwaite Scholarship
- Minimum 3.0 GPA
- Plan to attend an accredited post-secondary school/program for the 2020 academic year on a full or part-time basis

Deadline:  April 23, 2020

Download Application below:  Lois Braithwaite Scholarship
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Armenian Relief Society
- High school seniors of Armenian heritage (proof is needed)
- Residents of Bergen County for no less than a year
- Planning to attend a 4-year college or university
- A-B average

Deadline:  April 30, 2020
Request Application:  Meg Alashaian - ARSBCScholarship@gmail.com
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Garfield Volunteer Fire Department Scholarship Fund
- High school senior
- Must be an active member of the Garfield Fire Department or son/daughter, stepson/stepdaughter, legal guardian, brother/sister, gandson/granddaughter of an active member of the Garfield Fire Department
- Will be attending college on a full time basis

Deadline:  May 1, 2020

Download Application below:  Garf Fire Dept Scholarship
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The Thornton Sisters Foundation, Inc.
- A public New Jersey High School Senior
-  A female of color (African-American/Black, Hispanic/Latino-American, Caribbean-American, Native American, Asian-American)
- Grade Point Average of C+ or better
- Entering a four-year accredited college or university

Deadline:  May 7, 2020

Download Application below:  Thornton Sisters Foundation
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Italian American Forum of Lodi
- Graduating high school senior of Italian decent

Deadline:  May 8, 2020

Download Application below:  Italian American Forum
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Mid New Jersey Youth Soccer Association
- Graduating senior
- Will be attending any type of formal post high school education 
- Must be associated with a MNJYSA affiliate club/team as an athlete, volunteer trainer, or referee during high school
- Candidate must be verified by an affiliated Club's Board of Directors
- 3 Letters of recommendation required from: high school coach, club official, and community source

Deadline:  May 15, 2020

Download Application below:  MidNJ Youth Soccer
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The Columbians College Scholarship Program
- Seniors with Italian hertiage
- 3 Letters of recommendation (at least one from a non-academic source)

Deadline:  May 15, 2020

Download Application below:  Columbians Scholarship
Disabled American Veterans Scholarship
- Graduating senior and NJ Resident
- Must be a natural or adopted descendant of a member of the Disabled Veterans Dept of NJ (sons, daughters, grandsons, granddaughters, nieces, nephews, cousins)
- Essay:  "My Vision of America, and what I would do to improve it"

Deadline:  May 17, 2020

Download Application below:  DAV Scholarship
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PB&J Scholarship
- College-bound seniors at Garfield High School
- Planning to attend an accredited 2-year or 4-year college in Fall 2020

Deadline:  May 31, 2020
Apply Online:  http://bit.ly/pbjscholars2020
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2020 Driving Safety Scholarship
- Essay or Video Response to:
"Over the last five years, the number of traffic fatalities in Indiana has steadily risen, according to Indiana University Public Policy Institute statistics. These numbers reflect a national trend. What things can we do better at a local level to prevent these deadly crashes and make our roads safer?"

Deadline:  June 5, 2020
Apply Online:  https://www.truittlawoffices.com/scholarship/
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