Available Scholarships

There are many scholarships made available by the Brookdale Foundation and the Brookdale Alumni Association.

For a questions, contact Margaret Agha, Confidential Assistant to the Vice President of Advancement at magha@brookdalecc.edu

You will need to know your Brookdale email address and password to access many of these forms. If you need help with your email and password, please call the Teaching & Learning Center at 732-224-2089.

You may also search for scholarships offered by outside organizations at http://www.fastweb.com/

The following are scholarships by application–please review the applications for criteria and deadlines to submit. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Only the recipient of a scholarship will receive an award letter via email once the selection process has been completed.

The Caroline Huber Memorial Scholarship: 10 (Ten) $1,000.00 scholarships to Humanities major of Creative Writing, English, Media Studies, Public Relations or Journalism. Submission deadline: February 20, 2023. Apply Online.

Lakeland Bank Scholarship: One (1) $2,000 scholarship to a current full-time student pursuing a degree in Business Administration, Finance or Accounting, with GPA of 3.0 or higher. Submission deadline: February 16, 2023. Apply Online.

Carl Francese Endowed Memorial Scholarship: One (1) $500 scholarship to a student studying Social Science Programs: History, International Studies, Political Science, Humanities or Education, with GPA of 3.0 or higher. Submission deadline: February 19, 2023. Apply Online.

The James V. Palumbo, Jr. Memorial Scholarship: One (1) $500 scholarship to a student athlete who has completed two years of eligibility. Submission deadline: February 28, 2023. Apply Online.

Pantry NJ Scholarship: One (1) $1,000 scholarship to a student enrolled in the Pastry Arts Certificate program. Submission deadline: February 28, 2023. Apply Online.

Huber-Kreger Scholarship: One (1) $500 scholarship to one Brookdale Community College student who graduates in May 2023 and is going on to a four-year College or University. Submission deadline: May 8, 2023. Apply Online.

Corporate Resource Alliance Scholarship: Two (2) $500 scholarships to students taking courses at Freehold campus. Submission deadline: February 27, 2023. Apply Online.

Barbara Tozzi Scholarship: Two (2) $500 scholarships to female STEM or Education majors with 15+ credits in their program. Submission deadline: March 13, 2023. View Application.

The Kristoffer P. Anderson Endowed Memorial Culinary Scholarship: One (1) $750 scholarship to a  student currently enrolled in the A.A.S. Degree in Culinary Arts. Submission deadline: March 2, 2023. Apply Online.

Theo Gade Endowed Memorial Radio Broadcasting Scholarship: One (1) $1,700 scholarship is available to a second-year student in Humanities Program A.A. Degree/Broadcasting Option or Communications Media Program A.A.S. Degree/Radio Broadcasting Option. Apply Online.

The Frank Whyman Scholarship for Immigrant Students: This scholarship is open to any Brookdale Community College student, who is registered for at least six credits and who is not eligible to complete the Federal Application for Student Aid (FAFSA). Application deadline is July 15th for the Fall semester and December 15 for the Spring semester. View Application.

(Twenty) Wilbur Ray Memorial Scholarships: As part of the Brookdale Community College COVID-19 response and support initiatives, the Wilbur Ray Memorial Scholarship will provide twenty scholarships. The scholarship is available to full-time & part-time diverse (students of color) incoming high school and currently enrolled Brookdale students. Full-time students taking 12 or more credits are eligible for a $1000 scholarship. Part-time students taking at least 6 credits are eligible for a $500 scholarship. Visit website for more information about the scholarship and application details. Application deadline is July 31st for fall semester and January 15th for the spring semester. VIEW APPLICATION.

Collector Car Hobby – Mid-Jersey Region AACA Scholarship: The Antique Automobile Club of America Mid-Jersey Region Scholarship is offering one (1) $1,000 scholarship for the Fall 2023 to a student who is in the Automotive Technology Program pursuing a degree in either AAS Automotive Technology or AAS General Motors Automotive Service. Submission deadline: March 3, 2023. Apply Online.

Dr. Webster Trammell and the Monmouth-Ocean County Pan Hellenic Council Scholarship: Four (4) $500 Scholarships and One (1) $200 Book Scholarship to full-time Ethnic Minority Male Student. Submission deadline: March 31, 2023. View Application.



Scholarships from Other Organizations:

The Monmouth County Board of Chosen Freeholders created a scholarship program for Brookdale graduates who are residents of Monmouth County planning to attend Monmouth University. Nine (9) Eligible students can receive $5,000 per academic year for up to two consecutive years.  Students must meet certain criteria. For more information contact the Monmouth University Financial Aid department: https://www.monmouth.edu/finaid/contacting-the-financial-aid-office/

Lounge Lizard Web Design Scholarship: $1,000 Awarded Semi-Annually for Fall & Spring Semesters & Design Critique From Ken Braun, Founder & Chief Creative Officer. View Application.

The Woman’s Club of Spring Lake: open to female residents of Monmouth County who are graduating seniors or who have had an interruption in their education. View Application.