Available Scholarships

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The majority of scholarships made available by the Brookdale Foundation and the Brookdale Alumni Association are awarded through the College’s Financial Aid department to students who do not receive Federal or State grants but who have filed a Federal Application for Student Aid (FAFSA) form.

We encourage all students & families to file the FAFSA form in order to be considered for scholarships. Questions about FAFSA? Visit the Financial Aid website, or contact the Financial Aid office at (732) 224-2361 or e-mail questions to

You may also search for scholarships offered by outside organizations at

The scholarships listed below are available via application. Please open each link for specific criteria, deadlines, and application form.


(Four) $500 need-based SMILE Delta Dental Scholarships for Dental Radiology Technology Students – deadline is August 1, 2018.

(One) $500 James V. Palumbo, Jr. Memorial Scholarship

(One) $500 Marianne Drake Memorial Scholarship

(Four) $500 Wilbur Ray Memorial Scholarships

(Three) $2,200 (over four semesters) Paul Ali Memorial Scholarship for Women in STEM

(Fifty) $1,000 OceanFirst Foundation Scholarships (for full time students registered by May 1, 2018 for the Fall 2018 Term)

(Two) $500 Brookdale Community College Alumni Association Upper Division Scholarships

(Three) $500 Brookdale Community College Alumni Association Youth Opportunity Scholarships

(One) $500 Donna Paynton Memorial Nursing Scholarship

(Nine) $600 T. J. Bruno Memorial Scholarships for Students with Disabilities

(Two) $300-500 Corrine Gramas Memorial Music Scholarships

(Four) $500 Alumni Association Harry V. Weber, Jr., Endowed Memorial Scholarships

(One) $500 Vinnie Gorman “Blue Bishops” Scholarship

(One) Kristoffer Anderson Memorial Culinary Scholarship

(One) $1700 Theo Gade Endowed Memorial Radio Broadcasting Scholarship

(One) $500 Officer Kenneth F. Tietjen Memorial Scholarship

(One) $1,800 Eileen Lucarelli Memorial Scholarship

(One) $1,000 Delores Lichtig Nursing Scholarship

(Two) $500 Buck Smith Memorial Scholarships



As scholarships become available, they will be posted here. Questions? Contact