Scholarship Offerings



SHEA SCHOLARSHIP – The Somerset Hills Education Association will award a scholarship(s) to a
deserving senior(s) who has shown outstanding qualities of character, personality, academic
record, extra-curricular participation, and has exhibited self-initiative and self-help. Financial
need will be considered. Please see Ms. Acuff or Ms. Norton in the Guidance Department for
the application. Please return applications to the Guidance Department no later than Monday,
May 15, 2023. 

PAC PARENTS SCHOLARSHIP - PAC Parents is now accepting applications for its 2023
scholarship. PAC Parents will award up to four scholarships to graduating Bernards High School
theater arts students. All graduating students who have participated in the cast, crew, or pit
orchestra in BHS student productions are invited to apply. Funds may be used to pay for tuition,
lessons, text books, or college fees. The 2023 scholarships will be $500 each and are funded by
the PAC Parents organization (a non-profit 501c3). Selection of scholarship recipients will be
made within the PAC Parents organization after careful review of applications. Visit the
Naviance scholarship page for more information. Deadline: May 31, 2023.

HICKORY TREE CHORUS - Each year, the Hickory Tree Chorus awards a $1000 Scholarship to a high school senior girl with good academic records and exceptional talent in vocal music. Students should also have applied for acceptance into a music program at a college or university. Applicants must submit an application and audio or video performance which
should include at least two vocal performances that demonstrate her particular talent. CD’s
may include accompaniment, as needed. Music Educators please encourage your students who have exceptional talent to apply. Applications will be sent to high school guidance departments in more than 50 communities in the New Jersey area. For more information, as well as application, visit: Deadline: May 5, 2023.

LOIS ROTHSCHILD SCHOLARSHIP - NJIDA is offering scholarship/s to seniors with dyslexia
pursuing post-high school full-time courses of study at an accredited college, university, trade
school, or other educational institution for the fall semester. Scholarships range from $1000 – $2500. For more information, visit the Naviance Scholarship page. Deadline: May 19, 2023.

THE HAGAN SCHOLARSHIP - The Hagan Scholarship is a nationwide need-based merit
scholarship, designed to provide recipients with the opportunity to graduate college debt-free.
Applicants must attend a traditional public high school governed by a school district. Free
workshops, Free Schwab Brokerage Accounts and Free Study Abroad provide recipients with a practical understanding of important life skills not typically covered in the school curriculum.
Visit: for more information. Deadline: April 20, 2023.
Cirkled In Scholarship -
$2,500 scholarship “No Sweat Scholarship”
Amount: $2500 
Due Date: June 30 th , 2023
Eligible Candidates: 8-12th grade students
Students Apply at
Application Process: Apply at the URL above. Free application. 
Direct-to-student cash prize for any educational purpose: from books to summer enrichment to a new laptop.
 No GPA requirements
 No minimum income requirements
 No essays to write.