NJREA Scholarships

Both four-year and two-year scholarships are available for upcoming freshmen. Scholarships are renewable based on the recipient's cumulative grade point average at the end of each academic year and continued enrollment as a full-time student. Thus, the four-year scholarship has a total value of $4,000.00 and the two-year scholarship has a value of $1,000.00.

Isabelle M. Hickman (IMH) four-year scholarship

The IMH Scholarship awards $1,000 to a student and is renewable through senior year in college, provided the student maintains a 3.0 GPA or better. Applicants must have graduated from a New Jersey public school in the top five percent of their class and be accepted by a four-year institution. Application deadline is April 1, 2014.

To be eligible, a student must fulfill the following requirements:

  • be graduating from a New Jersey public high school, including vocational-technical and charter schools
  • have applied to a four-year college or university
  • be in the upper 5 percent of his/her graduating class
  • provide two letters of recommendation, one of which from a teacher at the high school
  • have participated in high school and community activities
  • must complete a current application form

APPLICATION FORM

Fred Aug Memorial Scholarship

One scholarship of $500 is given each year to a student interested in continuing their education at a community college. If the recipient completes the first year with an acceptable GPA, the award is renewed for the second year. Applicants must reside in New Jersey. Application deadline is April 1, 2014.

To be eligible, a student must fulfill the following requirements:

  • be graduating from a public high school in New Jersey, including vocational-technical and charter schools
  • has been accepted by a community college
  • have a cumulative grade point average of 2.75 or higher
  • have participated in school and community activities
  • provide two letters of recommendations, at least one of which from a teacher at the high school
  • must complete a current application form

APPLICATION FORM

Scholarship Committee members are JoAnn Horvath, chair; Cindy Braddock, Kathleen Collins, Anne Flora, Barbara James, Ruth Palmer and Linda Young.