Scholarships for Rutgers Students

FIRST Scholarship

In support of the FIRST mission, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey has established a merit based scholarship to high school seniors who have actively competed on a FIRST team, during their high school career. Rutgers University is offering one, merit-based scholarship for $20,000 ($5,000/year) to a full-time undergraduate student attending Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey.

Information about applying can be found here

Kevin Apuzzio Endowed Memorial Scholarship

The Kevin Apuzzio Endowed Memorial Scholarship is awarded to students with emergency services experience as they work to complete their Rutgers degree and pursue their future endeavors. Students who are emergency services volunteers at the University and/or outside of the University are eligible to apply through Rutgers, University Enrollment Services application process.

Information about applying can be found here

Rutgers Legacy Verification Form

Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, Office of Financial Aid has some scholarship opportunities available to descendants of Rutgers Alumni. To be considered for these scholarships, please complete and submit the verification form as instructed below.

*The application for Rutgers Legacy has now closed for the 2022-2023 Academic Year*

Rutgers September 11th Memorial Scholarship

Must be a dependent child of a New Jersey resident, whose death was as a direct result of the terrorist attack on the World Trade Center, the Pentagon or the airplane crash in Pennsylvania on September 11, 2001, and who are enrolled or have been accepted to attend Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey. This financial support will be available for any undergraduate college or school on the New Brunswick, Newark or Camden campuses to which the individual applies and is admitted.

Information about applying can be found here

Vincent R. Kramer Merit Endowed Scholarship

The Vincent R. Kramer Scholarship is to be awarded to one student entering their first-year at Rutgers University– New Brunswick, in the amount of $1,766.00. Recipients must demonstrate outstanding academic achievement and leadership qualities in the community. Preference is given to descendants of present or past members of the Rutgers Alumni Association (RAA).

Information about applying can be found here