Newark

There are many scholarships for Newark students. If you are searching for scholarships for a particular high school located in Newark, please select the appropriate school from the list below. The scholarship database contains scholarships for Newark students in the following categories:

Newark High School Scholarships
Newark College Scholarships
Newark University Scholarships

Scholarships

Be Bold Scholarship

Deadline: Jan 02, 2023
$25,210
The "Be Bold" Scholarship is a no-essay scholarship that will be awarded to the applicant with the boldest profile. It takes less than 2 minutes to apply.To us, boldest does not mean "best", or "most accomplished". Being bold means being:A) EarnestB) DeterminedC) MovingThe scholarship will be awarded to the student whose profile is most bold, according to these characteristics.Furthermore, the...

Big Future Scholarship

Deadline: Dec 31, 2022
$40,000
The Scholarship Program is open to seniors in high school who meet the eligibility requirements. If you are an eligible student, by completing a college planning step using your College Board account, you will automatically earn a chance to win a $500 scholarship and an additional chance to win a $40,000 scholarship.There are no essay, minimum GPA, test score, or...

"No Essay" Nitro Scholarship

Deadline: Dec 31, 2022
$2,000
To be eligible for the "No Essay" Nitro Scholarship you must be:A) A student who is currently enrolled as a high school senior or in an accredited college or university located within the United States;B) A parent who currently has a child enrolled in an accredited college or university located within the United States;C) A parent who currently has a...

ScholarshipOwl No Essay Scholarship

Deadline: Dec 29, 2022
$1,000
ScholarshipOwl is your source of relief from the dreaded application process. We put students on the fast-track to success by providing direct access to the scholarships they need the most. Take the hassle out of financial aid and maximize your chance at a free ride in college. No matter how much funding you need for school, we have the opportunities...

CollegeXpress Scholarship

Deadline: Dec 31, 2022
$10,000
Since 1995, our mission has been to help connect students with the right schools for them. Carnegie Dartlet, the organization that houses CollegeXpress, is an educational publisher and higher education marketing agency. Every year, thousands of students across the United States and around the world discover their colleges using our websites, magazines, and services.  This scholarship has an intake period...

SP Scholarship

Deadline: Dec 31, 2022
$2,500
The SP College Scholarship program was created to help students win scholarships without the hassle of filling out paper applications and writing dozens of essays.To be eligible for the Scholarship you must be:A) At least 13 years old and enrolled or will enroll in a college or university in the US.B) A legal resident of the U.S. or Puerto Rico.Thus...

For School Specific Scholarships, select one of the schools below:
American History High School
Arts
Arts High School
Bard Early College High School
Barringer
Barringer Academy Of STEAM
Barringer Arts High School
Camden Middle
Central
Central High School
Discovery Charter School
Eagle Academy For Young Men Of Newark
East Side
East Side High School
Essex County Vocational N 13th Street Newark
Girls Academy Of Newark
Gladys Hillman-Jones School
Greater Newark Academy Charter School
Luis Munoz Marin Middle
Malcolm X Shabazz High
Malcolm X Shabazz High School
Maria L. Varisco-Rogers Charter School
Marion P Thomas Charter School
Morton Street
Newark Early College High School
Newark Vocational High School
North Star Academy Charter School
Peoples Preparatory Charter School
Science High
Science Park High School
Team Academy Charter School
Technology High
Technology High School
University High
University High School
Vailsburg Middle School
Weequahic
Weequahic High School
West Market Street Center
William H Brown Academy

Newark, New Jersey serves a population of 277,000 people and is the county seat of Essex County. The city is the states biggest urban center. Its geographic nearness to the Atlantic Ocean and to transportation networks make it a main center for rail, air and shipping. The city of Manhattan lies 13 km towards the east of Newark.

This area is known as the state's Gateway Region. Port Newark, on Newark Bay, is a main seaport facility. The port is the main container shipping location for the New York metropolitan area. The city of Newark is served by the busy Newark Liberty International Airport, the first municipal commercial airport in the US. Several major businesses have headquarters within Newark. There are numerous universities, including Rutgers University, UMDNJ and New Jersey Institute of Technology. The city is rich in cultural and sports facilities.

The city of Newark is very ethnically diverse, with distinctive neighborhoods each with their own personalities. From lively urban districts to serene suburban enclaves, Newark has various lifestyles.

The Newark region was first inhabited in the year 1666. It was an essential location in the Revolutionary War, after which it quickly developed into a center of transportation and manufacturing. Railroads and canals were constructed, supporting the growth of industries such as beer, jewelry and leather goods. Shipbuilding businesses prospered in WWI. The city had become an industrial colossus. A lively jazz music scene developed here in the 1950s.

The city of Newark is a center for finance and insurance these days, and is the home of eight key banks, and 12 savings and loan associations. Deposits in Newark-based banks are more than $20 billion. Prudential Financial started within Newark and grew to be amongst the world's biggest insurance firms. It is still headquartered within the city of Newark. Mutual Benefit Life likewise originated in Newark. Other businesses that have head offices in the city include International Discount Telecommunications, Public Service Enterprise Group (likewise called PSEG), New Jersey Transit, and Horizon Blue Cross and Blue Shield of the state of New Jersey, Panasonic and Net2Phone.

Ever since WWII, lots of factories have been constructed on the southern section of the area referred to as Industrial Meadowlands. A huge Anheuser-Busch brewery is situated there. Today, the city's manufacturing sector is not what it was before, but the service business is quickly growing.