2020 Passaic County Scholarships

Passaic County residents suffer from the same absurd tuition prices that limit the educational attainment of Americans across the country. Despite high costs, 23% of Passaic County residents in New Jersey over the age of 25 have graduated with a professional degree - 11% have completed high school. Although these numbers match those of many other counties, there is clearly room for improvement.

It’s clear that Passaic County residents in New Jersey will continue to need help paying for college. 14,470 men and 14,216 women are enrolled in grades 9-12 while 10,524 men 13,780 women are currently undergraduates in college. College access and attainment should be a top priority, and cost should not prohibit any of these people from pursuing or completing their college education. The below scholarships are available to Passaic County residents and can help pay for school in a variety of ways. Passaic County scholarships, whether they are exclusively available to Passaic County residents or whether they are more broadly applicable, can greatly help reduce the financial burden of college. This is the complete list of the best scholarships for Passaic County residents.

How much total award money and scholarships are available for Passaic County residents?

There are 217 scholarships totaling $674,619.00 available to Passaic County residents. You can easily browse through all 217 scholarships below.

How many scholarships are available for college students in Passaic County?

217 scholarships worth $674,619.00 are available for college students in Passaic County. In addition, we encourage current college students in Passaic County to check scholarships by school and, specifically, colleges in Passaic for more options.

How many scholarships are available for high school seniors in Passaic County?

217 scholarships totaling $674,619.00 are available for high school seniors in Passaic County. 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 Passaic County 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 Passaic County residents, or they do not require specific county residency at all and are therefore available to Passaic County students and residents, as well as others across the state or country.

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Joseph Collins Foundation Scholarship

Sponsor by Joseph Collins Foundation

Applicant must obtain application from the medical school authorities, complete it and return it to them for forwarding to the Foundation. Selection is based upon financial need, scholastic record and standing, demonstrated interest in arts and letters or other cultural pursuits outside the field of medicine, intention to specialize in neurology,...

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$10,000.00 March 1 Apply Now

Stutz Memorial Scholarship

Sponsor by American Legion - New Jersey Location 135 West Hanover Street, Trenton, NJ

Applicant must be the natural or adopted child of a member of the American Legion Department of New Jersey.

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$1,000.00 February 15 Apply Now

Oratorical Contest Scholarship

Sponsor by American Legion - New Jersey Location 135 West Hanover Street, Trenton, NJ

Applicant must be a winner in the New Jersey Department Oratorical Contest.

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$4,000.00 February 15 Apply Now

Educational Opportunity Fund Grant

Sponsor by New Jersey Higher Education Student Assistance Authority Location 4 Quaker Bridge Plaza, Hamilton, NJ

Applicant must be from an educationally disadvantaged background and demonstrate financial need. Applicant must be a full-time, matriculated student at a New Jersey college or university and be a resident of New Jersey for at least 12 consecutive months.

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$2,500.00 October, March 1 (spring) Apply Now

Edward J. Bloustein Distinguished Scholars

Sponsor by New Jersey Higher Education Student Assistance Authority Location 4 Quaker Bridge Plaza, Hamilton, NJ

Applicant must be (and have been for the previous 12 consecutive months) a New Jersey resident planning to attend a New Jersey college or university full-time. Applicant must be able to demonstrate academic achievement based upon secondary school records and SAT scores at the end of their junior year.

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$1,000.00 October 1 Apply Now

Survivor Tuition Benefits Program

Sponsor by New Jersey Higher Education Student Assistance Authority Location 4 Quaker Bridge Plaza, Hamilton, NJ

Applicant must be the dependent of a New Jersey emergency service member or law enforcement officer killed in the line of duty. Applicant must be a resident of New Jersey attending a New Jersey institution of higher education as an undergraduate on at least a half-time basis. Grants pay the actual...

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- October 1, March 1 (spring) Apply Now

Tuition Aid Grant

Sponsor by New Jersey Higher Education Student Assistance Authority Location 4 Quaker Bridge Plaza, Hamilton, NJ

Applicant must be or intend to be a full-time undergraduate at a New Jersey college or university, demonstrate financial need, and must have lived in New Jersey for at least 12 consecutive months.

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- June 1 (renewal students), October 1 (students who did not receive the award during the prior academic year) Apply Now

Health Careers Scholarship

Sponsor by International Order of the King's Daughters and Sons

Applicant must be a U.S. or Canadian citizen enrolled full time in an accredited school of study in the U.S. or Canada and submit resume, official transcripts, an itemized budget endorsed by the school's financial aid officer, and two letters of recommendation. Pre-med students are not eligible. Enclose two stamped, self-addressed,...

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$1,000.00 June 15 Apply Now

Beau Mitchell Memorial Scholarship

Sponsor by Colorado State University

Applicant should preferably be a non-resident student who is a former member of the Boy Scouts of America with strong moral character and an orientation toward the outdoors. Financial need required.

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- March 1 Apply Now

Sun Devil Scholarship

Sponsor by Arizona State University

Applicant must be a high school senior enrolling for the fall semester as a full-time student. Applicant will be automatically considered for the award once they have been admitted to the university.

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$6,500.00 December 1 Apply Now

Tuition Exemption Scholarship for Nonresidents

Sponsor by Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College

Applicant must be a resident of a state other than Louisiana, have high standardized test scores, and an excellent academic record, especially in English and math.

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$9,400.00 December 1 Apply Now

Nonresident Fee Waiver

Sponsor by Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College

Applicant must be a resident of a state other than Louisiana and have a commendable academic record.

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$5,300.00 December 1 Apply Now

Admissions Academic Scholarship - Non-Resident

Sponsor by University of Central Florida Location Undergraduate Admissions, Orlando, FL

Applicant must not be a Florida resident.

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$3,500.00 March 1 Apply Now