New Jersey Scholarships

James Cothran KD3NI Scholarship

This scholarship is sponsored by The American Radio Relay League (ARRL), a noncommercial organisation of radio amateurs which operates within five pillars: Public Service, Advocacy, Education, Technology, and Membership.

Woodrow Wilson New Jersey Teaching Fellowship

In exchange for a commitment to teach for three years in high-need secondary urban or rural schools in New Jersey, the Woodrow Wilson New Jersey Teaching Fellowship provides financial assistance to college seniors, recent graduates and career changers in (STEM) science, technology, engineering, and math.

Kent Nutrition Group, Inc. Scholarship

This scholarship was sponsored by the maker of Kent and Blue Seal feeds—Kent Nutrition Group Inc., through the National FFA Foundation to provide financial assistance to students who wish to attend college and pursue a four-year degree in animal nutrition, animal /dairy / poultry or equine/equestrian science, general agriculture or agricultural science, agricultural business management, economics, finance or sales & marketing.

NACE Eastern Area Scholarship

This scholarship is sponsored by National Association of Corrosion Engineers (NACE), an international foundation which committed to resolving the corrosion epidemic by investing in scholarships, training, and workforce development.

Carlozzi Family Scholarship

New York Women in Communications' Carlozzi Family Scholarship is created to provide financial assistance to women who want to pursue an advanced degree in a communications-related field at an accredited college/university in the U.S. Communications-related fields and demonstrated a talent for writing.

Hertz Fellowship

This scholarship is provided by the Hertz Foundation for recipients that want to understand and solve human concern through knowledge of physical and engineering sciences.

AGC Foundation Undergraduate Scholarship

The AGC Education and Research Foundation offers students enrolled in ABET (link is external) or ACCE (link is external)-accredited construction management or construction related engineering programs undergraduate and graduate level scholarships.

Customized Distribution Services Scholarship

In an effort to support and inspire students who are pursuing degrees in Supply Chain Management or similar logistics-centric disciplines, Customized Distribution Services is giving $1,000 scholarships for New Jersey, California or Illinois students who are pursuing degrees in Supply Chain Management.

Remember Your End Goal:

The career you’re seeking can determine what scholarships you may qualify for and the likelihood of securing a job after graduating. To help you understand what opportunities are out there we have done the research to find exactly what field is hiring, and how much they are willing to pay in order to fill that position.


Unique To New Jersey

Top Three Positions Based Off Of Hiring

Job Title: Medical secretaries Middle school teachers, except special and vocational education Bus drivers, school
Salary: $28986 $53564 $24601
# of Open Positions: 25980 21840 16260
Competition*: 3.5 1.8 1.8


Top Six Positions Based Off Of Salary

Job Title: Obstetricians and gynecologists Internists, general Psychiatrists
Salary: $176050 $174896 $171457
# of Open Positions: 450 1180 640
Competition*: 1.7 1.7 2.3
Job Title: Pediatricians, general Judges, magistrate judges, and magistrates Natural sciences managers
Salary: $127460 $125446 $119138
# of Open Positions: 650 760 240
Competition*: 1.7 2.3 2.8

*Competition: = This row tells us which jobs are more common in Arizona, relative to the state population, compared to their popularity in every other US states. A Local Popularity Index of 1.0 matches the average across all US states; higher and lower percentages indicate the job is proportionally more or less popular here.

New Jersey Nationwide Stats

Top Three Positions Based Off Of Hiring

Job Title: Retail salespersons Cashiers Office clerks, general
Salary: $24564 $17710 $25928
# of Open Positions: 89090 82260 68420
Competition*: 0.9 1 1


Top Six Positions Based Off Of Salary

Job Title: General and operations managers Computer and information systems managers Lawyers
Salary: $118965 $115966 $106620
# of Open Positions: 30220 10260 16790
Competition*: 0.8 1.5 1.2
Job Title: Financial managers Sales managers Computer software engineers, systems software
Salary: $102630 $101064 $89478
# of Open Positions: 13050 8370 13980
Competition*: 1.1 1 1.9

*Competition: = Unlike the Unique To New Jersey table above, which shows where jobs in New Jersey are unusually common compared to other states, the New Jersey Nationwide Stats table lists jobs which are the most common in raw numbers in the state.