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WHRHS Scholarships 2021-2022

Each year many scholarships are awarded to the senior class. Scholarships are presented at the Memorial/Community Awards Ceremony or the Senior Awards Ceremony in June. Award amounts are approximate and can vary from year to year, and criteria may also change annually.

 

Please enjoy the video of the Senior Awards Ceremony that took place on June 8 at 12:15pm.

Please enjoy the video of the Memorial/Community Awards Ceremony that took place on
June 8 at 7:00pm.

Memorial and Local Scholarships

Scholarship Deadline  

Aaron Christopher Karol Scholarship
Available to a senior who has participated in two or more activities in every
year of high school.

04/29/2022  
Anthony R. Prasa, Sr. Memorial Scholarship
Available to a senior who has played a varsity sport at WHRHS and is planning to attend
a college in New Jersey and play their sport in college, or, to a senior who will be attending
a Maritime School.

 
04/29/2022  
Ben Watkins Memorial Scholarship
Available to aid a senior who is furthering their participation in instrumental music.
 
04/15/2022  

Bob Beckert Memorial Scholarship
Available to a senior who has participated in a team sport in at least one of their four years
at WHRHS.

04/29/2022  
John J. Herdman Memorial Scholarship
Available to a senior who best exemplifies John’s qualities of character, citizenship, and upholds his standards of leadership, enthusiasm and excellence.

 
04/29/2022  

The Maija Golden Creative Writing Rebel Scholarship
Honors a senior that excels in creative writing and stands out as a non-conformist
regardless of overall GPA.

04/29/2022  

Scott W. Anderson Memorial Award
Available to a senior that has participated in Warren travel or recreation basketball.

04/29/2022  

Warren Youth Basketball Association Volunteerism Award
Available to seniors who were involved in any community volunteer activity. The submission does not have to be basketball or WYBA oriented.

04/29/2022  
Watchung Lions Club Scholarship
Students who understand the importance of education are encouraged to
submit applications.
 
04/29/2022  

Watchung Hills Soccer Association Scholarship Award
Applicant must have participated in WHSA Travel or WHSA Recreation soccer for a
minimum of 5 seasons.

04/29/2022  
     

Community Scholarships

For each scholarship listed in this section, you must submit the universal application portion of the scholarship and any additional requirements that may be specified. Please click on each link to find out the exact criteria and requirements for submission. A copy of the same universal application can be used and submitted on behalf of each scholarship in this section only. 

Scholarship Deadline

Carol J. Silbert Scholarship
Available to a WHRHS senior who is majoring in a Nursing program.

04/29/2022

Dawn Gayle Coury Memorial Scholarship
Available to Watchung residents only.

04/29/2022

Green Brook Education Academic & Athletic Foundation Scholarships
Available to Green Brook seniors that have attended either I.E.F. Elementary or
Green Brook Middle School for at least one year.

04/29/2022

Green Brook PTO Scholarships Vocational & Academic
Available to Green Brook seniors that have attended either I.E.F. Elementary
or Green Brook Middle School for at least one year.

04/29/2022

Long Hill Township PTO Scholarships
Available to Long Hill Township seniors who graduated from Central Middle School in Long Hill Township and who demonstrate need and service to the community.

04/29/2022

L. Suzanne Kenney Memorial Scholarship
Available to Watchung residents only who at one time attended either
Bayberry or Valley View School.

04/29/2022

Peter C. Rovtar Memorial Scholarship
Available to a senior who has been active in SCRIPT and CUE.
(either behind the scenes or in performance)

04/29/2022

Warren Lions Club Scholarship and The Barrett Davies Scholarship
Applicants must reside in Warren Township or Long Hill Township. The Barrett Davies
Scholarship specifically requires that the applicant must plan to study engineering or
architecture.

04/29/2022

Warren Township PTO Scholarships
Available to students who reside in Warren Township and demonstrate financial need
and strong academic achievement, community service and participation in extracurricular activities. The senior must have attended at least 1 year of a Warren Township Schools
Elementary school  PLUS 3 years (grades 6, 7 & 8) of Warren Middle School.

04/29/2022

Watchung Exempt Firemen's Association Scholarship
Available to a senior who resides in Watchung Borough, plans to attend a four-year college,
and demonstrates need. Preference will be given to a child of a Watchung fireman.

04/29/2022

Watchung Exempt Firemen’s Association (Artie Jacot Scholarship)
Available to a senior who resides in Watchung Borough, plans to attend a four-year college,
and demonstrates need.

04/29/2022

Watchung Fire Department Chemical Engine Company (Kenneth Schmidt Scholarship)
Available to a senior who resides in Watchung Borough and demonstrates need.
Preference will be given to a student who is active in community service as a volunteer,
such as a member of a rescue squad or fire department.

04/29/2022

Watchung Hills Elks Scholarships
Available to Warren, Watchung and Green Brook seniors who have demonstrated high moral standards based on academic achievement, community service, and outstanding participation
in school activities.

04/29/2022

Watchung Hills Regional Education Association Future Educators Scholarships
Available for seniors planning on majoring in education.

04/29/2022
Watchung Hills Regional High School PTO Scholarship for Academic Achievement
Available to seniors who demonstrate academic achievement.

 
04/29/2022
Watchung Hills Regional High School PTO Scholarship for Financial Need
Available to seniors who demonstrate financial need.

 
04/29/2022

Watchung Hills Regional High School PTO Service Scholarship
Available to seniors who demonstrate volunteer service.

04/29/2022

Watchung Warren Rotary Club Scholarship
Available to seniors who demonstrate financial need.

04/29/2022
   

Independent Scholarships

Scholarship          Deadline
US JCI Senate Foundation Scholarship Application 01/14/2022
EEQual 2022 Scholarship  03/01/2022
Adele DeLeeuw Scholarship 03/09/2022
Louis Bay 2nd Future Municipal Leaders Scholarship  03/11/2022
Buddhist Tzu Chi Foundation Scholarship  03/12/2022
The 200 Club of Somerset County Annual Scholarship 03/15/2022
The Van Doren Scholarships 03/17/2022
2022 New Jersey School Buildings and Grounds Assoc. Scholarship 03/18/2022
2022 MLK Scholarship Essay Competition  03/18/2022
CJ Pride Scholarship Application 03/25/2022
New Jersey School Counselor Association Scholarships    03/25/2022
Sharing Network Foundation Scholarships 04/01/2022
Pomptonian - Giovina Coscia Memorial Scholarship   04/08/2022
OCA New Jersey - Asian Pacific American Advocates Scholarships  04/11/2022
SCS Nurse Association Scholarship  04/15/2022
SCS Registered Nurse Association Scholarship  04/15/2022
Power of a Smile Scholarship 04/18/2022
People Care Center for Non-Profits 04/25/2022
2022 SCC Scholarship Application 04/25/2022
Hickory Tree Chorus Scholarship 04/30/2022
Y Vote Essay/Video 2022 - League of Women Voters Greater New Brunswick 05/01/2022
ETS Cares Scholarship for New Jersey Seniors 05/23/2022
Dreamality Inc Music Scholarships 06/01/2022
Somerset County School Counselor Association Scholarship 05/01/2022
Green Brook Lions Club Scholarships  06/15/2022