• Scholarships 2018-2019
    The General Application for Local Scholarships will be available online (Shawnee’s home page and below) from February 1, 2019 until February 22, 2019.These scholarships are awarded by various local and school affiliated organizations.  Students are notified at graduation unless the awarding organization notifies the recipient(s) at an earlier date.  Graduating Seniors should strongly consider completing the online application by its due date. Any late applications will not be considered. Additional local scholarships that have their own paper application or essay requirements will be available at the bottom of this page under the heading Local Scholarships. These applications must be filled out in addition to the General Application for Local Scholarships if you want to be considered. Please check the applications for specific requirements and eligibility.  If you have any questions, please see Mrs. Zechman  in the Counseling Center.

    ** Online Local Scholarship Application (Open 2/1/19-2/22/19) 

    Here is a link for free scholarship searches online.  Please be advised:  You should never pay for a scholarship search, there are plenty of reputable free sites available.  Make sure to check out FastWeb, it is located on this link and is one of the more helpful sites available. http://college-scholarships.com/scholarship-information/free-scholarship-searches/
    Guaranteed College Scholarship List

    Sixt Rent a Car Scholarships

    Awarding 5 deserving students $5,000 towards their study at any 2 or 4-year course at an accredited university.  For application, click here

    Recovery Village Health Care Scholarship

    Awarding $1000 to students pursuing a health related field who have been affected by addiction. For application, go to https://www.therecoveryvillage.com/scholarships/

     Daughters of the American Revolution Scholarships

    Awarding 2 $5000 awards to seniors who demonstrate DAR’s Good citizen qualities.  For application, visit www.dar.org/national-society/scholarships




    Medford VFW Auxiliary Post 7677 Scholarship

       Patriotic Art Scholarship awarding monetary prizes.  Deadline is March 31, 2019.  For application, click here

    Rolling Thunder Scholarship

    Awarding a $1000 scholarship to a student who is a child of military member, veteran or fallen soldier.  For criteria and application, visit www.rollingthunder-nj2.org Deadline is March 31, 2019

    NJUA Excellence in Diversity Scholarship

    Awarding 2 four year scholarships. Deadline is April 6, 2019. For eligibility and application, visit www.njua.com

    Phi Beta Sigma STEM Scholarships

    Awarding two scholarships. For details, click here  and click here. Deadline is April 12, 2019

    Dunkin Donuts Scholarship Program

    25 $2000 scholarships to qualified students. Deadline is April 15, 2019.  Visit www.learnmore.scholarsapply.org/dunkinphilly

    Pointe Pest Control

      Awarding $1000 to qualifying students. Deadline is April 30 2019.  For application, go to https://pointe-pest.com/scholarships/


    Tzu Chi Scholars 2019 Scholarship

    Awarding a $1000 scholarship to a graduating senior selected on the basis of financial need, academic achievement and community involvement.  For application, visit http://www.us.tzuchi.org  Deadline is March 9, 2019.

    NJ State Elks Special Children’s’ Scholarship Award

    Open to high school seniors that are physically and/or mentally challenged and will furthering their education after graduating. Deadline is April 19, 2019.  For an application, please click here


    Vietnam Veterans of America Scholarships

     Awarding 2 scholarships ( one $2500 and one $1500) for a senior attending a Burlington County High School.  Deadline is 4/30/19.  For application, click here

    Jordon F. Hellyer Memorial Scholarship

    Awarding $1000 per year of under-graduate studies to a senior pursuing a future in full time Christian ministry.  Deadline is 5/22/19.  For application, visit www.fhgfoundation.org



    Local Scholarships



     Medford-Vincentown Rotary

    Rotary is offering ten $5,000 scholarships and two $2500 Scholarships for deserving seniors residing in the 08055 or 08088 zip code, who exhibit financial need, academic excellence, and a history of public service. The financial information will be held in strict confidence.  The essay should describe the reasons why you are deserving of this scholarship and can include financial need or extenuating circumstances. The essay must be typed and double spaced.  There is not a required number of written pages but the essay should be approximately two pages.  The application, copy of transcript and essay are due to Mrs. Zechman by March 22, 2019.  If selected, interview will be held from 4/22/19-5/3/19To download application, click here



    Barbara Fowler Memorial Scholarship

    Awarding $1000 to a student pursuing a major in History or Journalism. Deadline is March 22, 2019.  Application must be emailed to binkleystore@gmail.com  For application, click here

    Nicholas Sayles Memorial WishList Fund Scholarship

    Awarding a scholarship to a senior pursuing Pre-Med or Law. For application, click here   Deadline is March 31, 2019


    Burlington County Outstanding Women’s Award

    Awarding $1000 to deserving seniors.  Deadline is April 1, 2019.  For application, visit http://www.co.burlington.nj.us/263/Womens-Advisory-Council

    Medford Lakes Education Foundation Scholarship Award 2018

    Awarding a $500 scholarship to a graduating Medford Lakes High School Senior.  Criteria includes:
    -Must be a Medford Lakes Resident and have graduated from 8th grade at Neeta.
    -Must submit an essay of at least 250 words
    -Topic of essay is " How my education at Medford Lakes Schools helped my success and achievement in high school both socially and academically.
    Deadline is 3/31/19. Must submit essay to sojoleelee@yahoo.com

    Pinelands Garden Club

    Awarding $1500 to a graduating senior planning to pursue a career in agriculture, botany, environmental studies, floral design, forestry, horticulture, landscaping. watershed management, etc. Deadline is April 20, 2019.  For application, click here


    Medford Lakes Garden Club Scholarship

    Awarding (1) $1000 and (1) $500 scholarship to eligible students who are majoring in specific majors such as botany, landscape design, horticulture, etc.  Deadline is 4/1/19. For eligibility and application, click here

    The Toni Donato-Bolis and Baby RJ Foundation Scholarship

    Will award scholarships to graduating seniors planning on continuing their studies at a college or university who have academic achievements.  Deadline is April 5, 2019.  For application, visit www.toniandrjfoundation.org

    Andrea Esposito Scholarship by Medford Township Public Schools

    Scholarship provides assistance to students with disabilities that have graduated from the Medford Township Public School System and intend to pursue a post-secondary education at an accredited college, junior college or occupational training school.  Deadline is April 8, 2019.  For an application, click here

    Medford Education Scholarship

    Awarding scholarships to high school seniors who are continuing their education. Applicants must have attended Medford Township Public Schools for at least 5 years. Deadline is April 9th 2019 with materials mailed to Rina Cardenas, 400 Fairview Road Medford, NJ 08055.  For application, visit  https://www.medfordea.org/2018/01/11/mea-scholarship-2018/

    BCSCA Scholarship

    Awarding 6 $500 scholarships to students.  Deadline is April 12, 2019.  For application, click here 

    Medford Lakes Women’s Club

    The Medford Lakes Women’s Club is offering a $500 scholarship to a female 2019 Shawnee High School graduate who is also a graduate of Neeta School. The successful candidate will need to submit a 1000 word essay with 1.5 spacing on the following topic:

    “How has your experience participating in community service as you grew up in Medford Lakes prepared you to go forth into the wider adult world?” 

    Please send your completed essay to Julia Moore, either electronically to juliammoore@yahoo.com or on paper to 143 Nokomis Trail.  All submissions must be received by April 15, 2019.  


    Medford Lakes Lions Club Scholarship

    Awarding scholarships to graduating seniors from Medford Lakes.  Deadline is April 15, 2019.  For application, click here


    Penn State Alumni Association Southern NJ Scholarships

    Awarding 5 scholarships to students living in Burlington County who plan to enroll in Pennsylvania State University in fall 2019.  Deadline is May 3, 2019. For application, visit www.pennstatealumnisj.org

    JDRF Scholarship

    Awarding $1000 to a type 1 diabetic with a 3.25 GPA. Deadline is May 10, 2019.  For application, click here