NJ Early Childhood Scholarship Program (Abbott Districts)
Q. Who is eligible for the NJ Early Childhood (Abbott) Scholarship from
Q. Which districts are Abbott districts?
A. The following are Abbott districts:
Q. What college programs are covered by this scholarship program?
A. The NJPDCECE Early Childhood Scholarship Program will cover eligible
Q. How much funding can I receive?
Q. Is there an income eligibility requirement for this scholarship?
Q. Can I attend any college of my choice?
A. Individuals pursuing an undergraduate degree can attend any college
of their choice.
Q. Which schools are approved for P-3 certification?
A. Click here for P-3 certification approved colleges
Q. How many classes can I take each semester?
A. You must decide how many classes you can
take and get a “B” or
better in all classes and
Q. What happens if I do not pass a class with a B, fail a class, or withdraw from a class?
A. If you fail or receive below a B in class, you will have to pay back
Q. Will this scholarship pay for any other program?
A. Scholarship funding is also available for the Child Development Associate
By signing the scholarship application, you are signing an agreement which you are expected to comply with, or you will have to pay back funding received.
When choosing a college, you may have several institutions to choose from. To make your choice, you may want to consider such factors as the schedule and location of courses offered and the overall requirements for graduation. Keep in mind that tuition costs vary and selecting a college with lower tuition costs will extend.your funding to cover more credits.
The scholarship does not cover optional fees such as:
To request an application please call (973) 391-2633