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NJMTA 2017 Scholarship Applications Now Available

08 Feb 2017 3:42 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

NJMTA established the New Jersey Motor Truck Association Fund Scholarship to assist the children of New Jersey employees of NJMTA members who seek to pursue a college education at an accredited two-year or four-year college or university or at an accredited vocational/technical institution.

Scholarships are made on academic potential, financial need and unusual circumstances without reference to race, creed, gender, disability, religion or national origin.

Eligibility

Applicants must be New Jersey residents who are *dependent children, age 23 and under, of full-time New Jersey based employees of a NJMTA member, in good standing. The member company must have a minimum of six months membership with NJMTA.

*Dependent children are natural and legally adopted children or stepchildren living in the employee’s household or primarily supported by the employee.

Awards

There will be three (3) $1,000 scholarships awarded. Awards are for undergraduate study only.

Application

Interested students must complete the NJMTA Scholarship Fund Application for the next academic year and mail to NJMTA, 160 Tices Lane, East Brunswick, NJ 08816, along with current transcript of grades, post marked no later than May 22, 2017. Recipients will be notified in June.

Applicants are responsible for gathering and submitting all necessary information. Applications are evaluated on the information supplied; therefore, it is important to answer all questions as completely, as possible. All information received is considered confidential and is reviewed only by the scholarship committee and NJMTA staff.

Scholarship Application available at http://njmta.wildapricot.org/resources/Scholarship%20Info/2017%20Scholarship%20Application.pdf.

Scholarship Instructions available at http://njmta.wildapricot.org/resources/Scholarship%20Info/2017%20Scholarship%20Instructions.pdf

Selection

The final selection of recipients is made by the NJMTA Scholarship Committee. The committee will evaluate all applications on the basis of past educational performance and future potential, work experience, statement of career and educational aspirations and goals, leadership and participation in school and community activities. Unusual circumstances and financial need will be given careful consideration. Anyone who serves on the Scholarship Committee agrees that their family members will not be eligible to participate in the program.

Payment of Awards

The award check will be mailed directly to the school in the student’s name.

Questions

Students or employees having questions should contact:          

Jennifer Blazovic

New Jersey Motor Truck Association, 160 Tices Lane, East Brunswick, NJ 08816

Phone:  732-254-5000 Ÿ Fax: 732-613-1745

Email: jblazovic@njmta.org 

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