2013 Merit Scholarship Application Now Available

This scholarship is for students presently attending a New Jersey community/county college who are pursuing a major in a science, technology, engineering or math (“STEM”) field, have at least a 3.5 G.P.A., are in financial need and have completed 12 credits, but have at least 21 credits left to complete their community college degrees.

Last year, 15 scholars were selected for this award.  In addition to submitting the completed scholarship application, the applicant must also submit the following:

  • Resume
  • Certified College Transcript
  • Optional:  Letter of Reference

No later than March 22, 2013, return completed application materials to: Research & Development Council of New Jersey 45 Academy St., Suite 503 Newark, NJ 07102.

If you are selected as a scholarship candidate, you will be interviewed by the Council Scholarship Committee in April on a date to be determined.  Additionally, if you are chosen as a scholarship recipient, you will be required to attend the Merit Scholar Luncheon in the summer of 2013 as well as the Council’s Annual Patent Awards Dinner in November 2013. If you should have any questions, please contact the Council’s office at 973.274.8336 or email Kim Case at kcase@rdnj.org.

2013 Research & Development Council of New Jersey Merit Scholar Application