Scholarship Resource Center

Scholarship Resource Center

Welcome to our Scholarship Resource Center!

In addition to institutional scholarships, there are thousands of external scholarships available to students. Utilize the resources below to search for scholarships!

Scholarship Opportunities:

Ocean First

In 2023, the OceanFirst Foundation will provide a grant to Stockton University for the purpose of awarding scholarships for undergraduate education.

The university will give away sixteen (16) $2,500 scholarships for the 2023-2024 academic year.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Applicants must currently reside in one of the following counties:
    • Atlantic
    • Burlington
    • Camden
    • Cape May
    • Cumberland
    • Gloucester
    • Mercer
    • Middlesex
    • Monmouth
    • Ocean
    • Somerset
    • Union
  • Applicants must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 at the time of application and must provide a copy of their high school or college transcript.

    • If your transcript is already on file with Stockton, you do not need to resend

  • Applicants must complete the 23-24 FAFSA

  • Applicants must be registered as a full-time student at Stockton for the Fall 2023 semester

Please note: Scholarship recipients may only use the scholarship for direct educational expenses.

The deadline to apply is July 1, 2023.

Pepsi Scholarship

In 2023, Pepsi provided a $75,000 grant to Stockton University for the purpose of awarding scholarships for undergraduate education. Utilizing this grant, we have created thirty $2,500 scholarships to award to new, incoming first-year and transfer students for the Fall 2023.

The 23-24 deadline has now past and the application has closed. Students selected to receive a scholarship will be notified via email and will have the scholarship applied to their account.

The Stockton University Foundation maintains a robust merit-based scholarship program with approximately 200 scholarships.These scholarships are made possible thanks to the generous donations of alumni, friends of the university, organizations and businesses.

Continuing students with an established Stockton GPA are eligible to apply.

Application essay, volunteerism, campus involvement and employment — not just GPA — are heavily weighed during the selection process.

The 2023-2024 application is closed. Students who applied will be notified of a decision in June 2023.

For information on the 2024-2025 Foundation Scholarship application, check back in January 2024. To learn more, visit

Stockton University is a member of The Tuition Exchange a consortium of more than 600 private and public not-for-profit colleges and universities that provide scholarships to dependent children of employees from member colleges and universities.

For information regarding the awarding of Tuition Exchange Scholarships, visit the Tuition Exchange website, or contact the Bursar's Office at 609.652.4597.

Visit our External Scholarships Webpage to view a list of scholarships housed on the foundation scholarship database. These are outside scholarship opportunities. They are not Stockton scholarships.

Are you an immigrant or refugee looking for help to pay for college? There are many scholarships for immigrants and refugees in the USA. You can apply for these scholarships to help pay for your education. 

Find a list of scholarships by state, nationality, and learning topic using the link below.

Scholarship Search Sites



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Scholarship Twitter Feed:

To keep on top of scholarship opportunities that you may be eligible for, see our Twitter feed below and follow @stocktonfinaid on Twitter.

Beware of Scholarship Scams!

Below are common warning signs that many scammers utilize: 
  • Charges a fee to apply
  • Guarantees Money-Back
  • Requires Credit Card/Bank Account Information
  • Offers Exclusive Information
  • Promises cash for paying a registration fee
  • Charges a fee and guarantees awards
  • Charges a fee in order to receive a low interest loan