The Foundation at Sussex County Community College awards scholarships twice a year – for the fall and for the spring semesters. Last year the Foundation awarded over $130,000 in scholarships ranging from $250 to $2,000. Those scholarships include general scholarships and scholarships specifically for students in the Liberal Arts, Business, Math, Engineering, Science, Technology, and Nursing Programs.

FREE Workshops
“How to successfully apply for scholarships!”

Join us for a workshop where we take you through the application process including how to write an essay and ensure a great letter of recommendation!
Light refreshments will be served ~ Walk-ins are welcome, RSVP preferred to or 973-300-2121

Tuesday, February 14th at 3:30 pm
Wednesday, February 15th at 5:00 pm & 7:00 pm
Wednesday, February 22nd at 5:00 pm

at the Sussex County Community College Performing Arts Center Atrium


Application period is January 30th – February 28th 
Important Deadline!
Date: Tuesday, February 28th 
Time: by 3:00 pm
Where:  Foundation Office, located in the Student Center,  Room  D-320
Click on the below link to download the Scholarship Application


Click on the below link to download a list of the Scholarship Requirement Criteria

For High School Student: please use the listed below application and criteria list
Click on the below link to download the HIGH SCHOOL Scholarship Application

Click on the below link to download a list of the HIGH SCHOOL Scholarship Requirement Criteria

We are proud to be able to present scholarships to so many deserving students. These are challenging financial times and the scholarships help ease the burden and make education a reality for many of our students. We believe an investment in education pays high dividends for our community. Thanks to all of our scholarship donors who make this all possible!

Click here for information on additional scholarship opportunities and resources that may be available to students.

Contact Us

Scholarship Committee Chair – Melanie Arpaio can be reached at or contact the Foundation at the below email or phone number.
The Foundation Office is located in the Student Center, room D320 (3rd Floor).

For additional information or questions about our scholarships or to become a donor, please contact:
SCCC Foundation at or 973.300.2121.