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TESU Foundation General Scholarship

The Thomas Edison State University Foundation established this scholarship to provide financial support to enrolled or applicant students in any undergraduate or graduate program at Thomas Edison State University.  The scholarship is funded entirely by alumni, employees and friends of the University.
Eligibility Criteria: To be eligible for this scholarship, the student must meet the following:

  • Academic Level: Undergraduate or Graduate
  • Enrollment Status: Applicant or Enrolled
  • Type of degree/certificate: Any undergraduate or graduate degree program at the University
  • Other Criteria:
    • 3.0 GPA or higher
    • Demonstrated financial need
    • High academic achievement
  • Submit a completed Thomas Edison State University Scholarship Application and any required supplemental documentation before the end of the application period.

When are Scholarships Offered Next?

2020 Winter Award Period
(Only for Nursing students in the Accelerated 2nd Degree BSN Program)
Application Period: January 15 – 31, 2020
Selection Period: February 15 – 28, 2020
Notification and Recipient Acceptance Period: March 1 – 15, 2020
Disbursement Period: Funds are available for use within 2 weeks of accepting the scholarship award.

2020 Summer Award Period
Application Period: May 1 – May 31, 2020
Selection Period: June 1 – June 30, 2020
Notification and Recipient Acceptance Period: July 1 – July 15, 2020
Disbursement Period: Funds are available for use within 2 weeks of accepting the scholarship award.

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