Beyond a shared commitment to educational opportunity, families establish scholarship funds with a wide range of goals and purposes in mind. They may offer traditional scholarships or customize fund awards for alternative scholarships.


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Bego Scholarship

The Bego Scholarship is awarded to a high school student, with preference for students who are from recently immigrated families and are U.S. residents, naturalized citizens or first-generation U.S. citizens. The candidate must be a NJ, NY or PA resident. Candidate must have been accepted to, have applied for, or plan to attend an accredited 4-year NJ college.


Ann P. Conti Scholarship

The Ann P. Conti Memorial Scholarship will award $2,500 to a Union County resident attending a New Jersey law school on a full-time basis. The Scholarship Committee will consider college, law school, and community activities in their selection process. Established in 2010, the scholarship honors the legacy of the late Ann P. Conti, former Union County Surrogate.


The Stephen A. Johnston Memorial Scholarship

The scholarship is in the amount of $3,000 to a sophomore, junior, senior or graduate student with an interest in vegetable crop production or a related field. Preference will be given to students majoring in plant pathology and to students who have worked/will work with the Rutgers Agricultural Research and Extension Center (RAREC). The candidate must be a New Jersey resident and intend to pursue a career in a field related to agriculture with an emphasis on production agriculture. Scholarships awarded will be made payable to the educational institution.


Additional Scholarships:


Specific Applications

The following scholarships have specific applications that must be completed and uploaded (with other required information). You will need to register prior to uploading your application.

  • Dana Leigh Best Friends Forever Memorial Scholarship (HS Specific)
  • John J. and Helen M. Durante and Family Charitable Trust Scholarship (HS Specific)
  • Lillian G. Holmes Scholarship (HS Specific)
  • Tom Ladas Scholarship (HS Specific)
  • William S. Little Scholarship (HS Specific)


Unified Scholarship Application

Students may apply for one or more of the following scholarships.

  • Elsie E. and Joseph W. Beck Memorial Scholarship
  • Bego Scholarship
  • Blossom Scholarship
  • Keith Hightower Scholarship
  • Austin O. Hooey Scholarship
  • J. Oscar & Susan Florence Hunt Scholarship
  • Clanseer & Anna Johnson Scholarship
  • Kids Corp Emergency Fund
  • Elizabeth Clark Loudenslager Scholarship
  • Harry H. Loudenslager Scholarship
  • Morristown Neighborhood House
  • James L. and Ruby L. Murray Memorial Scholarship
  • Dominique Lisa Pandolfo Scholarship
  • David H. Roe Memorial Scholarship
  • Siegel Family Scholarship
  • Alfred J. Speak Scholarship
  • The Howard Whitfield Masonic Scholarship


Independent Scholarship

All scholarships awarded are made payable to the student’s college/university. Scholarship aid from the Community Foundation of New Jersey is conditioned on the school the student will attend agreeing that the aid should be applied to the student’s unmet need or loans first. If after all need has been met scholarship monies remain, it may be used to displace school provided aid in the following progression: work study and then grants.

With any questions, please call Faith Krueger or Colleen Smith at 973-267-5533.