New Jersey Natural Gas Company has established a scholarship program to assist high school seniors who have previously participated in and successfully completed the New Jersey Natural Gas Company Project Venture Mentoring Program through Asbury Park Middle School or Lakewood Middle School who plan to pursue postsecondary education at a two-year or four-year college or university or vocational-technical school.
This program is administered by Scholarship America®, the nation’s largest designer and manager of scholarship, tuition assistance and other education support programs for corporations, foundations, associations, and individuals. Awards are granted without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, gender, disability, or national origin.
Applicants to the Project Venture Scholarship Program must:
Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of:
Financial need is not considered.
Selection of recipients is made by Scholarship America. In no instance does any officer or employee of New Jersey Natural Gas Company play a part in the selection. Not all applicants to the program will be selected as recipients. All applicants agree to accept the decision as final.
If selected as a recipient, the student will receive a $2,000 award. Up to two (2) awards will be granted. Awards are not renewable, but students may reapply to the program each year they meet eligibility requirements.
Awards are for undergraduate study only.
All applicants will be notified in May.
Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of New Jersey Natural Gas Company. Payment is made in August.
As part of your application, you must upload the following:
One online recommendation form must be submitted on your behalf no later than March 4, 2021 3:00 pm.
Your application is not complete unless all required materials are submitted electronically.