Research and Development Council of New Jersey’s 2019 Merit Scholarship for STEM students. The deadline is March 31st.
This $1,500 or $750 scholarship is awarded based on four main criteria:
- Merit (at least a 3.5 GPA)
- Financial Need
- Application and Materials
- Interview in April
The scholarship applicant must be pursuing a STEM- related field and have completed at least 12 credits and have at least 21 credits left to finish their degree at their community college, and also must enroll for the Fall 2019 and Spring 2020 Semesters, which is when the scholarship will be applied to the student’s tuition, fees, books and equipment.
To access the application online click here.
All scholarship recipients will be required to attend the 10th Annual Merit Scholar Luncheon this summer as well as the Council’s Edison Patent Awards Ceremony & Reception on November 7, 2019 at the Liberty Science Center where they will be recognized as Merit Scholars.