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The Branchburg Rotary Scholarships

The Branchburg Rotary will be awarding $1,000 scholarships to two outstanding seniors from Immaculata High School, Class of 2022.  To be eligible students must reside in Branchburg, be in good academic standing with a B average or better, and be involved in community service.  The attached application should be completed and returned to Mrs. Tully or Mrs. Peltack on or before February 18, 2022. Complete details and a copy of the application can be found here.


The Franklin Woman’s Club Scholarship

The Franklin Woman’s Club has announced their annual scholarship opportunity for female students who reside in Franklin Township. The FWC is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting education, encouraging leadership, and supporting community improvement projects through volunteerism. Applicants must graduate high school in the Spring of 2022 and have been accepted to a 2 or 4-year college, and may attend high school outside the district. Applications must be sent by regular mail and postmarked by Wednesday, March 9th. Interested students must contact their School Counselor or Mrs. Peltack on or before Friday, March 4th to ensure that official transcripts are prepared to meet the deadline. Scholarship applications is posted on the Franklin Woman’s Club website at: www.franklinwomanclub.com.


Loew & Patel Orthodontics Scholarship

Loew & Patel Orthodontics (located in Bridgewater, Flemington and Annandale) is offering 3 (three) $500.00 scholarships to graduating seniors who are currently patients or have been patients of Loew & Patel Orthodontics or Sanford Orthodontics. Applicants must be high school seniors who have applied to college. An application and essay entitled “The Power of a Smile” are to be mailed to: Loew & Patel Orthodontics, Attn: Barbara Cimino, 1353 Prince Rodgers Avenue, Bridgewater, NJ 08807, and received by Monday, April 18, 2022. 

Details and application are available here.


The Raritan Valley Road Runners Scholarship

The Raritan Valley Road Runners, one of the largest running clubs in New Jersey, will award a one-time $1,000 award to two outstanding student-athletes to help advance their education. Applicants must be seniors who attend school in Middlesex or Somerset County, have a weighted GPA of 2.75 or higher and demonstrate passionate participation as a runner in cross country or track and filed in their junior and senior years of high school. Participation in extracurricular activities, community involvement and financial need will also be considered. Applications must be submitted on or before February 28, 2022.

Detailed information and application are available here.


Somerset County School Nurses Association Scholarship

The Somerset County School Nurses Association has announced its annual scholarship open to seniors who reside in or attend school in Somerset County and have been accepted and plan to attend a college or university which offers an undergraduate nursing program. Applicants must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Application, along with essay, resume, high school transcript, nursing program acceptance notice, and two letters of recommendation, must be emailed on or before April 15, 2022 to qualify. 

Detailed information and an application are available here.


The Van Doren Scholarship

Applications for the 2022 Van Doren Scholarship are now being accepted.  Last year, the Committee awarded a total of $51,000 to 14 students residing in Somerset County.  Scholarships will be awarded to deserving high school and college students who are of exemplary character and can demonstrate what Peter Ellis Van Doren, a long-time resident of Peapack-Gladstone, called a “passion for learning”.  While financial need is considered, these scholarships are awarded primarily on the basis of character and achievement.  Interested students must be residents of Somerset County who are planning to attend an accredited four-year college or university, a two-year college or a post-high school trade or nursing school.  Students can download an application at: www.vandorenscholars.com.  Completed applications must be submitted by March 17, 2022.  Requests for transcripts and letters of recommendation must be in the Immaculata School Counseling Office by Monday, March 14, 2021 to meet the application deadline.


SCHOLARSHIPS Available to New Jersey Students

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