Scholarships

The AAUW NOCB awards three 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).  The candidate 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: Kathleen Barra Scholarship Application 2021
  • 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. 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 to download an application: Reentering Scholarship Application 2021
  • The Maureen O’Keefe Aptowicz Memorial Scholarship has been established in honor of our former member. The applicant must be a high school senior, class of 2021, enrolled full time in college in the school year 2021 – 2022 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: Maureen O’Keefe Aptowicz Memorial Scholarship Application 2021

Scholarships Chair: Karen Keating