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

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

You may also search for scholarships offered by outside organizations at

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

(One) $500 Marianne Drake Memorial Scholarship

(Four) $500 Wilbur Ray Memorial Scholarships

(One) $750 to $1,500 Research & Development Council of NJ 2017 Merit Scholarship

(Two) $1,000 Violet A. Yurowski Nursing Scholarships

(One) $1,000 Bayberry Garden Club of Brielle Scholarship.

(Two) $1,000 Corporate Resource Alliance Scholarships

(Two) $1,000 Patriot Mortgage Scholarships

(Fifty) $1,000 OceanFirst Foundation Scholarships

(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

(Seven) $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 Roger Price Conant Memorial Scholarship

(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

(One) $500 Michael L. MacDougall Memorial Scholarship

(One) $250 Cheryl Cummings Memorial Scholarship

(Two) $500 Buck Smith Memorial Scholarships

(Two) $300 Nancy McHugh Auto Tech Scholarships

(One) $1,000 Carrieann Blendowski Culinary Scholarship


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