OCREA

OCREA Scholarship

Ocean County Retired Educators Association

Philanthropic Fund College Scholarship

This award of $1,000 is for one year (non-renewable) to a student who:

    • will graduate from an Ocean County public high school this year.
    • is in the top 15% of graduating class.
    • has applied to a 2 or 4 year college and is pursuing a degree in education.
    • is a U.S. citizen or permanent resident.

The applicants must submit the following:

  • the attached application form, completed.
  • a high school transcript with SAT scores, GPA, and rank in class.
  • two letters of recommendation, at least one of which is from a teacher at the high school. Letters must include contact information.
  • a brief but revealing essay as to why you are pursuing a career in education, typed double-spaced in 14 pt. font.
  • a list of extracurricular activities, athletics, community services, honors, and employment.

All information must be postmarked on or before April 1 to:

OCREAPF

Attn.:Ceil Colon

363 Lakehurst Rd.

Toms River, New Jersey 08755

Ocean County Retired Educators Association

Philanthropic Fund College Scholarship

Date_________________________________________________

 

Name________________________________________________

 

Address______________________________________________

 

City & Zip____________________________________________

 

Phone ( )_________________________

Date of Birth_________________________________

Class Rank___________________________

SAT Scores__________________________________

   
Father (or guardian): Mother (or guardian):

Name___________________________________

Name___________________________________

Address_________________________________

Address_________________________________

City/State/Zip____________________________

City/State/Zip____________________________

Occupation______________________________

Occupation______________________________

Dependent children in household (list names & ages):

__________________________________________________________________________________

__________________________________________________________________________________

__________________________________________________________________________________

__________________________________________________________________________________

Colleges & Universities applied to: Accepted:  

Will Attend____________________________

1___________________________ Yes □ No □  

Address_______________________________

2___________________________ Yes □ No □  

Phone__(_______)______________________

3___________________________ Yes □ No □  

Annual Tuition $_______________________

4___________________________ Yes □ No □  

Room & Board $_______________________

Are you related to an OCREA or NJEA Member? Yes □ No □

If yes, name & relationship______________________________________________________________

 

I certify that I am the person who wrote & edited this application.

 

_____________________________________________________

 

Signature

Send this form with the required information postmarked on or before April 1 to:

OCREAPF Attn.: Ceil Colon   363 Lakehurst Rd., Toms River,, NJ 08755