Scholarship Programs

The Office of Financial Aid does not select recipients for scholarships. If you are looking for scholarships, our website has resources which may be helpful in directing you to the correct department to provide you with more information. 

Need to appeal the loss of a Rowan scholarship?

Visit our appeals section for more information.

Incoming Student Scholarships

Rowan University rewards academic success through an extensive scholarship program. Consideration is given to accepted students in the top percentage of their class based on SAT/ACT scores and GPA. In addition to the traditional State and University scholarship awards, many academic departments and organizations at Rowan offer scholarships.

Continuing Student Scholarships

The University Scholarship Committee awards scholarships to Rowan University Students on the basis of academic excellence, financial need, and participation in on-campus and off-campus activities. 

In keeping with our mission to make a Rowan University education affordable and accessible, we are happy to share that our scholarship program will award more than $2 million in support this year. Scholarships are funded exclusively through private donations.

State/NJ Stars II Scholarships

New Jersey community college NJ STARS students who earn their associate's degrees with a 3.25 grade point average or better are eligible for up to a $2,500 per year NJ STARS II scholarship at any New Jersey public or independent NJ TAG-participating four-year college or university.

The State funds 100% of the NJ STARS II award, while students will be responsible for any remaining balance.

NJ STARS II students have up to four semesters to complete their baccalaureate degrees.

Department of Labor Scholarship Search

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