• Scholarship amount is credited to the student’s account at Brookdale to be used to cover tuition, fees, or books.


  • Monmouth County resident and high school/GED graduates.
  • Ethnic Minority Student
  • Completed a Brookdale Community College application and plan to register as a full-time student
  • Minimum GPA 2.5
  • All majors are encouraged to apply. Career interest in criminal justice and/or related field preferred.


  • Write your name on each attachment
  • Application and related documents must be received by July 31 for the fall semester and January 15 for the spring semester of any given year.
  • Attach two (2) letters of recommendation.  (See Part 7)
  • Personal Information:

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  • High School Student Information:

    If you are graduating high school complete this section
  • *Current Grades/Transcripts – *Please include your high school transcript with this application
  • Transcript Submission:

  • 3. Brookdale Community College Student Information

    Current Brookdale students complete this section
  • Extra-Curricular Activities:

  • Financial Information:

  • *Current Grades/Transcripts – *Please include your Brookdale transcript with this application
  • Transcript Submission:

  • Essay:

  • Letters of Recommendation:

    Please submit two letters of recommendation:
  • Certification/Signature:

    I understand

    a. That the Wilbur Ray Scholarship Committee reserves the right to request additional information from applicants regarding my eligibility for this scholarship

    b. That selections for this scholarship are final;

    c. That, should I be the recipient and then withdraw from my planned academic program, the scholarship award will be forfeited.

    I hereby certify that the statements herein are true and that I believe I am eligible for this award.

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