This post was last updated on September 6th, 2016 at 11:58 pm

Deadline: Spring 2017. Check with school counselor for details.

Eligibility: High school seniors who have attended Newark High School for their full junior and senior years. A minimum GPA of 3.0 is required. High school grades, achievements and community involvement are compared to other applicants each year. An essay and recommendation letter are required.

Award: First place: $1,000; second place: $500.

Contact: Applications at Newark High School in January.