Can a student renew a Last Dollar Grant?
Newark City Schools graduates are encouraged to reapply each year. Eligible students can receive up to $1,500 per year for four years of funding, provided that a 2.0 cumulative grade point average is maintained in college and need is determined. Complete and return the application in , as well as provide a Student Aid Report, award letter and unofficial transcript.
How are Last Dollar Grants funded?
Thanks to the generosity of Newark High School alumni, school personnel, community members, foundations, friends, and business and industry, a permanent endowment was established in 1991. Income from this endowment and generous annual donations fund Last Dollar Grants each year. If you are interested in learning how to make a donation that will continue to open doors, change lives and build futures, please click here.