Scholar's Program Application

The scholarship competition is open to New Jersey high school graduate/incoming college freshman, preferrably an African American male, who is a resident of northern and central New Jersey, or attends a northern or central New Jersey high school and has ties to northern or central New Jersey. All entries must be received by 5:00 PM on December 18, 2020. The entries will be reviewed on or about December 23, 2020 and contestants will be notified of the results of the competition soon after.


  1. Be a matriculating full-time student in a baccalaureate program at an accredited college or university.
  2. Preferrably be an African American male high school senior residing in, or attending high school in and having ties to, northern or central New Jersey.
  3. Complete and submit the required essay and application postmarked by due date.
  4. Provide a copy of schedule and current bill.

If you prefer to complete the application offline, please click here to download a hard copy of the application.