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$200,000 in Scholarships to be Awarded - APPLY NOW!

Are you graduating from high school this year and heading off to college in the fall? We've got the perfect scholarship opportunity for you!

Supporting higher education has always been a top priority of OceanFirst Foundation and so we're excited to announce the continuation of our annual Scholarship Program. In just four years, we've provided $800,000 in scholarships to 560 local students and this year we'll award our 1,000,000th scholarship dollar!

So do you want to be one of the 140 incoming college freshman chosen to receive $200,000 in scholarships to attend college close to home at Brookdale Community College, Georgian Court University, Monmouth University or Ocean County College? The first step is to check out the application, guidelines and requirements to see if its a good fit for you. The second step is to apply for this competitive scholarship by the May 1st, 2014 deadline. DON'T MISS THE DEADLINE!

Scholarship recipients will be notified by the respective College/University to which they applied in June 2014. Please note that each College/University will evaluate all scholarship applications and select recipients based on the College/University’s existing policies and procedures for awarding scholarships. Selection decisions are made completely independent of the OceanFirst Foundation. Representatives from OceanFirst Bank and OceanFirst Foundation, including all employees and board members, do not participate in the selection process.

Check out this link for all the details and good luck!

2014 OceanFirst Scholarship Application APPLY HERE!

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