Scholarships listed on this page as having General Requirements are offered to students regardless of program of study. However, they may still have specific eligibility requirements (e.g. scholarships for women, LGBTQ, age restrictions, minimum G.P.A., financial need, etc.) You must click on a link and read through the external website to find out if you are eligible to apply. Please note that a link to an external website does not constitute an endorsement by William Paterson University. We encourage you to carefully read through all instructions before providing information to an external scholarship website. You should never be asked to provide confidential information such as a Social Security Number, or be asked to pay for a scholarship service. This list is organized according to application period, with January deadlines at the top. Biannual and quarterly deadlines are listed at the bottom. While some deadlines may have passed, most scholarships renew annually. Annual Deadlines (January - December) RaiseMe Scholarship ProgramNo application deadline Earn scholarships from William Paterson University for your achievements in high school or community college. The Mensa Foundation Scholarship ProgramApplication Deadline: January 15U.S. scholarship is open to non-Mensa members. International scholarships are open to Mensa members only. American Sign Letters ScholarshipAward: $1,000Application Deadline:January 31 The Harry S. Truman Scholarship FoundationApplication Deadline: February 6 Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) Scholarships Application Deadline: February 15 for most Scholarships with Specific Requirements American Indian Scholarship The DAR Good Citizens Award and Scholarship Contest Parent Talko (formerly: Parentinn) Cyberbullying Prevention Scholarship: Award: $1,250 each Application Deadline: February 28 National Cellular Directory ScholarshipAward: $1,000Application Deadline: March 1 MaverickLabel.com College ScholarshipAward: $750Application deadline: March 1st The New Jersey Association for College Admission Counseling (NJACAC) Scholarships & AwardsAward: $1,250Application Deadline: March 1st NJACAC High School Scholarship Award NJACAC Community College Scholarship Award NJACAC Graduate Student Scholarship Award New Jersey State Golf Association (NJSGA) Caddie Scholarship FoundationApplication Deadline: March 1st School Tutoring Academy ScholarshipAward: $1,000Application Deadline: March 1st Association for Nontraditional Students in Higher Education (ANTSHE) ScholarshipsApplication Deadline: March 1stAward: $500 and upANTSHE membership required.Application Form Marine Corps Scholarship FoundationAward: $1,500, $2,500, $5,000, $7,500, or $10,000Application Deadline: March 1st Life Lessons Scholarship ProgramAward(s): $5,000 - $15,000 eachApplication Deadline: March 2ndScholarships for students have experienced the death of a parent or legal guardian. The National Institutes of Health (NIH) Undergraduate Scholarship Program (UGSP)Award: up to $20,000 per academic year; renewable up to 4 years Application Deadline: March 15th The UCT Heaston Scholarship (Guidelines & Application)Award: $3,000 - $6,000 per year for 4 yearsApplication Deadline: March 15th DiMattio Celli Family Study Abroad Scholarship (awarded by UNICO)Award: $1,250 Application Deadline: March 1stLetter from the Rutherford Chapter Zonta Club of Northern Valley, NJ - Adult Scholarship Award: $1,750Application Deadline: March 23rd Odenza Marketing Group ScholarshipAward: $500Application Deadline: March 30th Polish Cultural Foundation ScholarshipAward: $2,000Application Deadline: March 31stApplication PDF Lighthouse International ScholarshipAward: up to $10,000Application Deadline: March 31st Applicant must be a student who is blind or partially sighted. AAUW Medford (NJ) Branch ScholarshipAward: $1,000 Application Deadline: March 31For female nontraditional students; must be residents of Burlington County, NJ. AAUW Mountain Lakes (NJ) Branch ScholarshipApplication Deadline: April 1stFemale residents of Morris County, NJ. New Jersey District Export Council (NJDEC) ScholarshipAward: $1,000Application Deadline: April 2nd AAUW Greater Wayne Area (NJ) Branch ScholarshipApplication Deadline: April 10Female residents (age 25+) of Northern NJ.Must live in Bergen, Morris, Essex, Passaic, Sussex, Hudson, Union or Warren County. Diabetes Scholars Foundation College ScholarshipApplication Deadline: April 15th UNICO National ScholarshipsAward: up to $6,000Application Deadline: April 15thLetter from the Rutherford Chapter The Grand Plan ScholarshipAward: $1,000Application Deadline: April 16th Negative Population Growth (NPG) ScholarshipsAward: $750-$2,000Application Deadline: April 20th Sports Unlimited ScholarshipAward: $1,000Application Deadline: April 25th Grasshopper Entrepreneur ScholarshipAward: $5,000 Application Deadline: April 30th Executive Women of New Jersey (EWNJ) Graduate Merit Award ProgramApplication Deadline: April 30th Healthline & NORD Stronger ScholarshipAward: $5,000 eachApplication Deadline: May 1st The Audria M. Edwards Scholarship FundApplication Deadline: May 1stLGBT students and children of LGBT parents. Vincent D. Pavese ScholarshipAward: $1,500Application Deadline: May 10th B. Davis ScholarshipAward: $1,000Application Deadline: May 22nd Strideline ScholarshipAward: $1,000Application Deadline: June 1st The ABC Fundraising Volunteer Recognition College ScholarshipAward: $2,500Application Deadline: June 30th MyBioSource Scholarship for Students with DisabilitiesAward: $1,000Application Deadline: June 30th Richard and Elizabeth Dean ScholarshipAward: $5,000 (renewable)Application Deadline: July 1st John W. Hairston Jr. Memorial ScholarshipAward: $1,000Application Deadline: July 19th PolicyZip's Insure Your Future ScholarshipsAward: $1,250 each (two winners)Application Deadline: July 31st UEW Healthcare EEOICPA ScholarshipAward: $1,000Application Deadline: July 31st Citizens Bank Undergraduate ScholarshipAward: $2,500Application Deadline: August 1st Citizens Bank Graduate ScholarshipAward: $5,000Application Deadline: August 1st FamilyAssets ScholarshipAward: $3,000Application Deadline: August 1stApplicants must be providing services to seniors or caring for an elderly relative at home. HostGator 2019 Technology ScholarshipApplication Deadline: August 30thAward: $1,500 Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Undergraduate Scholarship Program Application Deadline: August 31stAward: up to $18,000 per year tuition assistance plus benefits Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Graduate Scholarship ProgramApplication Deadline: August 31stAward: up to $18,000 per year tuition assistance plus benefits X-Medics Tantalum ScholarshipAward: $1,000Application Deadline: September 30th KidGuard for Education ScholarshipAward: $500-$1,000 Application Deadline: October 31st The Caitlan Wallace Memorial ScholarshipAward: $1,000Application Deadline: November 1st The UCT Scholarship ProgramAward: up to $2,500Application Deadline: November 15thFor students and teachers seeking college degrees or certification to work with people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.Guidelines / Application Worthy Women's Professional Studies ScholarshipAward: $2,500, $1,500, and $1,000 for first, second, and third placeApplication Deadline: November 26thApplicants must be women over the age of 30. Einstein Moving ScholarshipAward: $1,000Application Deadline: December 1st The Top Student Entrepreneur ScholarshipAward: $1,000Application Deadline: December 31st National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Ernest F. Hollings Scholarship ProgramAward: up to $9,500 per year for two years of study, and a full-time paid internshipApplication Deadline: TBA Geneseo Migrant Center ScholarshipsAward(s): $500 and upApplication Deadline(s): Various (multiple scholarships) Biannual & Quarterly Deadlines Redfin ScholarshipAward: $2,500Application Deadline: January 31st & July 31st GoSkills: A Scholarship for Women Who Want to Be the BossApplication Deadline: September 15th and March 15thAward: $2,000Scholarship for female high school seniors and college students who want to start their own online businesses.