2023 New Jersey Scholarships
New Jersey is not immune from the nationwide trend of rising tuition costs. The average tuition for New Jersey universities is a whopping $14,731.00 and the total cost of attendance is $38,382.00. 64% of student graduates in New Jersey graduate with an average debt load of $34,387.00. That’s why hundreds of thousands of students in New Jersey turn either to scholarships or student loans.
These NJ scholarships are available for men, women and a variety of students in New Jersey, and any New Jersey resident regardless of their interests or background. New Jersey scholarships are available for college students, for adults going back to school, and all types of NJ students or NJ residents, and especially targeted to help middle class families afford a top-of-the-line education. The best part about these scholarships is they are easy (many require nothing more than filling out a simple form) and they don’t need to be paid back!
While some scholarships are easy and can be completed in under 30 seconds, others require more upfront information. We’ve marked easy scholarships with a little “Easy Apply” so you can prioritize them. This is the complete list of the best scholarships for New Jersey residents.
How much total award money and scholarships are available for NJ residents?
There are 233 scholarships totaling $924,500.00 available to New Jersey residents. You can easily browse through all 233 scholarships below.
How many scholarships are available for moms and single moms in New Jersey?
Moms in New Jersey are eligible for all the same scholarships as NJ residents. Therefore, the 233 scholarships worth $924,500.00 mentioned above is also available to moms and single moms. In addition, however, you can check out additional scholarships for moms, which have been provided exclusively for moms and single moms, and you can find from the main scholarship search engine page.
How many scholarships are available for college students in New Jersey?
233 scholarships worth $924,500.00 are available for college students in NJ. In addition, we encourage current college students in New Jersey to check scholarships by school and, specifically, colleges in New Jersey for more options. Here are links for scholarships at the 20 largest colleges in New Jersey:Florida Atlantic University
Florida Institute of Technology
Maine Maritime Academy
Beth Medrash Govoha
Georgian Court University
New Jersey City University
New Jersey Institute of Technology
Seton Hall University
Stevens Institute of Technology
Thomas Edison State University
William Paterson University of New Jersey
How many scholarships are available for high school seniors in New Jersey?
233 scholarships totaling $924,500.00 are available for high school seniors in NJ. In addition, we encourage current high school students to check out more from the scholarship search engine.
Do I need to be a resident of NJ to apply to these scholarships?
Our scholarship search automatically returns scholarships by all different types of requirements. The below scholarships are either explicitly available for New Jersey residents, or they do not require specific state residency at all and are therefore available to NJ students and residents, as well as others across the country.