Scholarships

The AAUW NOCB awards three $1000 scholarships annually:

  • The Kathleen Barra Memorial Scholarship. This was established in honor of a former member. Criteria for applicants include: female high school senior planning to enroll full time in college the following year majoring in a business-related program (e.g., business, marketing, economics).
    Click here to download an application for the Kathleen Barra Memorial Scholarship.
  • The Reentering Scholarship.  Applicants must be females 21 years of age or older; residents of Ocean County, NJ; continuing undergraduate education;  completed at least 12 credits towards a bachelor’s degree and enrolled in college the following academic year.
    Click here to download a Reentering Scholarship flyer.
    Click here to download an application for the Reentering Scholarship.
  • The Maureen O’Keefe Aptowicz Memorial Scholarship has been established in honor of our recently passed member. The applicant must be a high school senior, class of 2016, enrolled full time in college in the school year 2016 – 2017 with a major in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) related program. She must embrace the mission of AAUW: The American Association of University Women (AAUW) advances equity for women and girls through advocacy, philanthropy, and research.
    Click here to download an application for the Maureen O’Keefe Aptowicz Memorial Scholarship.

Scholarships Chair: Karen Keating