Lance Corporal Jon T. Hicks, Jr. Memorial Scholarship Award Fund

The Lance Cpl. Jon T. Hicks, Jr. Memorial Scholarship Award Fund is a foundation setup to provide students the opportunity to pursue a military or law enforcement career.  The award is given in remembrance of Lance Cpl. Jon T. Hicks, Jr. who died at the age of 20 in the line of duty in Iraq.  Jon was a member of the U.S. Marines Corp and aspired to a career in law enforcement.

Applications are available in the Guidance Office under the letter H for Hicks

Scholarships – December 2016

Fred Baker Scholarship – Any senior pursuing a Career in either Law Enforcement or Fire/Rescue Fields should apply for this $2000 scholarship. You can pick up an application in the Guidance Office under the letter B for Baker. Deadline is March 31, 2017.

Avoda Award – The Avoda Award is an annual award given to two or three outstanding Jewish Students who attend high schools in Atlantic or Cape May County. Students who receive this award are also in the top 10% of their class. $80,000 is usually spilt between two or three students! You can access a application @ March 1st 2017 is the deadline.

Educational Testing Service Employees’ Community Action Fund (ECAF) Scholarship Program – This program specifically seeks to help graduating public high school seniors facing hardships, including but not limited to financial need. You can apply online at the deadline is April 21st.

GE – Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program – High School seniors eligible for $10,000 renewable scholarships. Apply online @

WACE –This National Co-op Scholarship Program will award up to 175 merit co-op scholarship opportunities to high school seniors. Please visit for an application and to find out more about this program.

Mensa Education and Research Foundation 2016-2017 Scholarship Essay Contest – For essay rules and to apply visit The deadline is January 15th 2017. Awards of $1,000 will be given.

NHS Scholarship – All NHS members have access to NHS Scholar Dollars, a scholarship search tool powered by College Board. Use the tool at Applications for the 2016-2017 NHS Scholarship program are now available. February 1, 2017 is the deadline for applications.

Please visit this website for several scholarship opportunities
Please check this website daily.
Due dates vary on all scholarships!

New Jersey School Building and Grounds Association Scholarship
The New Jersey School Building and Grounds Association seeks to assist students who will continue their education by offering scholarships to students in search of an Associate or Bachelor’s degree.  Any graduating High School senior is eligible to apply for a scholarship. A total of $4,000.00 has been budgeted for the 2017 Scholarship Program for up to four individuals based on the selection criteria. The individual scholarships are $1,000.00 each.
For application packet and more information:
Deadline: February 15, 2017Visit for several scholarship opportunities for college.

Due dates vary for all scholarships.
The list of scholarship applications range from 7th-12th grade.
You should visit this website weekly.