Description

The New Jersey Student Tuition Assistance Reward Scholarship (NJ STARS) program is an initiative created by the state of New Jersey that provides New Jersey’s highest achieving students with free tuition at their home county community college, less any state and/or federal grants and scholarships for 12 to 18 college-level credits per semester, for up to five (5) semesters.

Scholarship Sponsor

Bergen Community College

Award Type

$20,000 Cash

Gender Eligibility

All

Other Requirements/Criteria

Geographic Criteria: New Jersey
Criteria / Requirements: Applicants must be New Jersey residents who rank in the top 15 percent of their high school class at the end of their junior or senior year and must be U.S. citizens or eligible non-citizens and legal New Jersey residents for a minimum of twelve consecutive months prior to high school graduation. Students must enroll full-time in a degree program no later than the fifth semester following high school graduation at their home county community college

Contact Information:

Contact Info – Phone #: 201-689-7055

Contact Info – URL: https://bergen.edu/new-students/nj-stars/

Contact Info – Email: [email protected]