The New Jersey Chapter of the American Public Works Association is proud to present its annual scholarship program!
Our chapter is committed to education and professional development. Events such as our annual golf outing and bi-annual equipment expo support the scholarship program. We have established this scholarship program to reward merit as demonstrated by academic performance. Financial need is not considered when determining merit. Applicants must meet all eligibility requirements- no exceptions.
Application Eligibility Requirements:
Actively enrolled in a full-time undergraduate or graduate degree program at an accredited college or university - or - vocational technical school for the _________________ (Fall, Spring, or Summer) term of __________ (Year)
Minimum GPA of 3.0 (on a 4.0 basis)
Member or child or grandchild of a member in good standing of the New Jersey Chapter of the American Public Works Association
Name, address, phone number, and email address of applicant
NJ Chapter relationship- please provide the name and membership number of either yourself, your parent, or grandparent
Anticipated date of college or vocational technical school graduation
Brief statement explaining your reason for furthering your education (250-500 words)
A copy of the transcript from the educational institution last attended, which indicates grades and grade level achievement
A letter of recommendation from someone with personal knowledge of the applicant, other than a relative
Scholarships for 2023 will be in the amount of $1,000.00. Up to two (2) scholarships will be awarded. Selections will be made based on merit, and applications will be reviewed by a committee. All decisions will be final. The New Jersey Chapter reserves the right to decide to not make any award. Scholarships will be awarded at the December 2023 holiday and awards luncheon.
Entries are due by mail on October 1, 2023. No exceptions. Please submit to:
APWA, NJ Chapter Scholarship Committee
C/O 81 Lakeview Drive
Allentown, NJ 08501
___ I have included all of my contact information
___ I have included where I am attending school, the semester and year enrolled and anticipated date of graduation
___ I have included my transcript demonstrating a minimum 3.0 GPA
___ I have included the name and membership number of either myself, my parent or grandparent