Category A) $2,000 for a student at least 25 years old as of September 1st who is returning to school, changing careers or pursuing education for career advancement.
Category B) $2,000 for a college student entering his/her junior or senior year, and/or has completed 60 credits, who is in need of help to complete his/her degree because of increased expenses or decreased finances.
The 2019 Scholarships have been awarded and the application cycle is now closed until 2020.
The Grant program is intended to assist with the tuition and/or fees associated with post-high school vocational, technical, or certification programs. Grants are available to full and part-time students. The amount of the grant is no more than 50% of the cost of the program up to a maximum grant of $2,000. Grant applications are accepted throughout the year.
The Eastern Monmouth Area Chamber of Commerce (EMACC) Educational Foundation intends to grant scholarships/grants to eligible persons who meet the established criteria. Eligibility and criteria are defined within the specific applications. Determination of eligibility and selection of recipients will be made by the Board of Directors of the EMACC Foundation (“Foundation Board”), in its sole discretion.
For more information on the Educational Foundation, please visit emacc.org/education-foundation
*Do not proceed unless you meet all of the qualifications contained in the application.
An applicant must provide a recommendation by a member in good standing of EMACC who is not a relative. The EMACC office can verify the name of a representative. A list of EMACC members may be found at www.emacc.org.
NOTE: Any employee of the member organization/business may write the recommendation.
Congratulations to the 2019 EMACC Educational Foundation Scholarship and Grant winners!
|The Dennis Perry Scholarships||EMACC Educational Foundation Scholarships|
|Rida Khan, $5,000||Laura Burns, $2,000||Joseph Pietz, $2,000|
|Rutgers University||Georgian Court University||William Paterson University|
|Jean Paul Rojas, $5,000||Jennifer Rivera, $2,000||Autumn Savage, $2,000|
|St. Peter’s University||Monmouth University||University of Nevada|
|Florence Forgotson Scholarship||Lisa Savage, $2,000||Katelyn Malloy, $2,000|
|Thomas Edison State University||William Paterson University|
|John Butler, $5,000|
|Shippensburg University||Sierra Savage, $2,000||Jocelyn Marx, $2,000|
|Georgian Court University||Chamberlain College of Nursing|
|Lisa Turner, $2,000|
|Montclair State University|
Grant Award Winners
|2019 Grant Award Recipients|
|Aishat Obegobi||Marina Celestin||Nicollette Brewer|
|Brookdale Community College||Brookdale Community College||Brookdale Community College|
Some Photos from our June 2019 Scholarship Awards Reception at the Two River Theater in Red Bank, NJ