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Construction Roundtable of New Jersey Scholarship (PDF):


Entering junior or senior year of study at NJIT.

Majors: architecture, civil engineering, construction management, construction engineering

Cumulative GPA of at least 2.5 for the most recently completed academic year.


Submit to Mr. Anthony Jackson, NJIT Admissions by June 30, 2016 :

- Construction Roundtable application
- Applicant's statement: limit to 250 words - describe your qualification for this award
- Letter of reference from one college faculty member
- Transcripts through your most recently completed semester
- Employment history: limit to one page

The Peter A. Jensen Endowed Memorial Scholarship

Purpose of Scholarship:  To provide financial assistance for tuition and fees for two students who are active in Greek Life and campus activities.

Qualifications Pertaining to Recipient(s)
A.         Must be active in Greek Life.
B.         Must be active in additional campus activities.
C.         Financial need will be taken into consideration.

Understandings Pertaining to the Administration of Scholarship (for internal control and administration use):
A.  The recipient will be selected by a committee of Pi Kappa Phi Alumni selected by      the Chapter.  The Director of Financial Aid must concur.

B.  Qualified candidates may submit an email of interest with attached resume to:   

Curious about financial aid and how it works? Wondering how you're going to pay for your education? Or maybe you'd simply like to know what happens after you file your FAFSA. Find the answers you want in our downloadable semester newsletter.

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Do You Want Free Money for 2015–2016?

Are you a NJ resident who has applied for financial aid? If so, the NJ Higher Education Student Assistance Authority’s (HESAA) needs more information from you.

If you are a NJ resident who has filed a 2015-2016 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), you will be required to respond to HESAA’s e-mail request for additional information in order to be considered for NJ state aid programs, such as the Tuition Aid Grant (TAG) and the NJ STARS II. Dependent students will be asked to respond to three questions, and independent students will be asked an additional question regarding veterans' benefits.

The e-mail will include a direct link that you can click to begin the process, but why wait? Get a head start on your educational financing and go now to, click on the "Report Additional Information for State Aid” link, and enter your username and password. If you do not have one, you will need to create one. Once you have successfully signed into the HESAA system, enter the requested data. It’s never too soon to apply for free money!

CustomerBloom’s 2015 Scholarship Contest

New Jersey Institute of Technology students are invited to apply for the CustomerBloom’s 2015 Scholarship Contest. This is a new $1,000 scholarship award open to graduate and under graduate students (Open to all branches). The goal is to provide support to build on the collective experience of these individuals on how to implement better ways of improving business, life, and wealth! We are putting together a special scholarship contest to help inspire creativity and self-development.

Student Scholarship Details:

Submit your scholarship application to:

Submission deadline: 28th-Nov-2015

Scholarship Amount: USD1000/-

Number of Scholarships: 1

Winner Announcement Date: 30th-Nov-2015

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