Must be a resident of or attend school in Middlesex, Somerset or Union counties of New Jersey
Must be in good academic standing with a minimum 2.5 grade point average
Should have served in a leadership capacity in school and/or within the community
Should be a high school senior with plans to attend a two-year or four-year college or university
An official sealed transcript must be submitted via mail to the noted address below
The 300-word essay must be typed and double-spaced (if uploaded via the online form) or typed in the space provided.
Essay - "Why I would like to be a recipient of the Raritan Valley (NJ) Chapter of The Links, Incorporated's Scholarship". The essay may address the student's background, community service, leadership and achievement.
LETTERS OF RECOMMENDATION
Three (3) letters of recommendation must be uploaded prior to submitting completed application. Letters can be from Teachers, Guidance Counselors, Community Service Director, etc. The letter of recommendation should be a brief statement describing the student's character and motivation toward success.
The application must be submitted via the online form by Monday, March 1, 2021 at 11:59 PM EST. The transcript and letters of recommendation (and paper application if you wish) must be postmarked by Monday, March 1, 2021 and mailed to the below address. Late/incomplete applications will not be accepted.
Mrs. Muriel Grimmett Ray, Co-Chairperson Scholarship
Raritan Valley (NJ) Chapter of The Links, Incorporated
P.O. Box 5299
Somerset, NJ 08875
*If you have any questions or would like to request a PDF of the application, please feel free to contact RVCNJ.Scholarship@gmail.com.