Governor's Urban Scholarship

The Governor’s Urban Scholarship is a merit award available to students who rank in to the top 5.0 percent of their high school class and attain a grade point average of at least 3.0 at the end of the junior year in high school, file a FAFSA and have a New Jersey Eligibility Index below 10500. To qualify, applicants also must graduate from a traditional public, public charter, county vo-tech or non-public school and reside in Asbury Park, Camden, East Orange, Irvington Township, Jersey City, Lakewood, Millville, Newark, New Brunswick, Trenton, Paterson, Plainfield, Roselle Borough or Vineland. There is no application process for this scholarship.