Academic School Scholarships

School of Math, Science and Technology

  • Socol Award - Through contributions from the Ocean County College Faculty, $500 is awarded to an outstanding student in Mathematics. This award is in memory of Dr. Albert Socol who was a Full-Time Math Faculty from 1966 until his death in 1984.

School of Language and the Arts

  • Catherine DonDiego Memorial - $2,000 awarded to a freshman student at OCC with at least a 3.5 GPA who was planning to major in the Humanities.
  • Charles J. Abeles Memorial - $100 awarded to a student demonstrating outstanding aptitude in languages, literature or philosphy.
  • Judith A. Laurie Memorial - $200 awarded to a student demonstrating excellence in the pursuit of the Spanish language.
  • Ocean County Cultural and Heritage Art - $500 awarded to anoutstanding student int he field of Art.
  • Pauline S. Miller - $500 awarded by the Ocean County Cultural and Heritage Society to an outstanding student in the field of History.
  • Sheldon Linz Memorial Award - $250 awarded to an outstanding Photography/Visual Arts major. 
  • John Morrison Memorial Scholarship Award - $200 awarded to a graduating student transferring to a four year institution who has been an active participant of the Speech and Theatre Club and/or participated in OCC’s Performing Arts programs.
  • Laverne Weigold Memorial Award - $250 awarded to outstanding students demonstrating scholarship abilities and an interest in some area of the Humanities.

School of Social Science and Human Services

Supplementing scholarship programs available to the general student body, additional scholarships exist for students studying within particular disciplines.

  • Accounting
  • Business Administration
  • Criminal Justice
  • Fire Science
  • Legal Assistant
  • Nursing
  • Political Science
  • Real Estate

Please note:  Awards are subject to change.

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