January 2015 Senior Bulletin J-1) American Legion Dept. of NJ Scholarship – offering several scholarships to graduating seniors who are descendants of a member of the American Legion: Two (2) $ 4,000-$1,000 year for four years Four (4) $2,000-$1,000 year for two years Two (2) $1,000-$1,000 for one year One (1) $1,500 John Casey Scholarship for one year See Guidance for details. Deadline February 15, 2015. J-2) The New Jersey State League of Municipalities - Louis Bay 2nd Future Municipal Leaders Scholarship Competition is offering (3) $ 1,000 scholarships. Student must submit an essay of approximately 500 words, the theme is “What My Municipal Government Does Best”. Essays must be submitted to your hometown mayor by March 10, 2015. See Guidance for details. J-3) NJESA (NJ Electronic Security Association) is offering scholarships to sons and daughters of active-duty police and fire personnel. Visit www.NJ-ESA.org. Any questions call Christine Higgins at (609) 695-4444. See Guidance for details. Deadline is March 13, 2015. J-4) Buddhist Tzu Chi Foundation is offering a scholarship program for high school seniors. Contact Sam Chou at (973) 857-8666 or visit www.us.tzuch.org for details. Deadline is March 14, 2015 J-5) ASCE (American Society of Civil Engineers) offering (2) $1,000 scholarships to 12th graders intending to pursue a career in civil Engineering. Applications are available at http://asenjb.org/home.html under “Student Center”. Any questions, call Laura Coley at (973)780-9210. See Guidance for details. Deadline is March 27, 2015. J-6) NJ Vietnam Veterans’ Memorial is offering (2) $2,500 scholarships to graduating seniors. Students MUST visit the NJ Vietnam Veterans’ Memorial. For more information, please call (732) 335-0033 ext:100. See Guidance for details. Deadline is April 17, 2015. J-7) Hackensack Riverkeeper 2015 Ron Vellekamp Environmental Scholarship Students accepted by a college for the Fall 2015 Semester and plan to major or minor in one of the natural science may apply. Student must also demonstrate a strong personal commitment to the environment. See Guidance for details. Deadline is April 22, 2015. J-8) Silicon Valley Community Foundation 2015 the Juniper Networks’ Engineering Scholarship is awarding up to $5,000 for students who intend to major in Engineering. For more information call (650) 450-5487 or email to [email protected] See Guidance for details. Deadline is February 25, 2015.