The New Jersey Coalition Against Human Trafficking is pleased to announce that the 2019 NJCAHT Scholarship Award Program is now taking applications.DEADLINE TO APPLY IS MARCH 29, 2019, by 4: p.m.The Coalition will award several $500 scholarship awards to current high school seniors attending a college, university, or technical school in the Fall 2019 semester, as well as current college students.Program Guidelines & Priorities:
- Seeking graduating seniors and current college students with a strong record of advocating for human rights, and standing against human trafficking.
- 800-1000 Word Essay – How has your past experience helped you to understand human trafficking? How will you apply what you have learned as you moved forward in your collegiate career? How will your career goals contribute to the prevention and education surrounding human trafficking?
- A letter of recommendation preferably from an educator or community leader familiar with the applicant’s experience in human rights and/or human trafficking advocacy and character.
- Online application deadline is March 18, 2019 by 4:00 p.m. Late applications are not accepted. Applications will be reviewed and recipients selected by a committee consisting of Coalition members.
Founded in 1975, the Hispanic Scholarship Fund
empowers Latino families with the knowledge and resources to successfully complete a higher education, while providing scholarships and support services to as many exceptional Hispanic American
students as possible. As the nation’s largest not-for-profit organization supporting Hispanic American higher education, the Fund has awarded over $588 million in scholarships and provides a
range of programs for students, HSF Scholars, Alumni, and parents. For more information about the Hispanic Scholarship Fund, please visit HSF.net
Jack Kent Cooke Foundation is dedicated to advancing the education of exceptionally promising students who have financial need. There are scholarships available for high school students and community college students who want to transfer to selective four-year colleges or universities.
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