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How to Apply

The Bonner Community Scholars Program seeks motivated, dedicated students who have a passion for community service and social justice. During the recruitment process, we look to bring in students who have different strengths (experience in community service, non-profit background, public speaking, leadership, etc.) in order to make our program as successful as possible.

Application Info

  • Apply: In order to apply, students must complete the Google Form application by Friday, March 13, 2020. We recommend drafting your responses in a word document first before entering them into the form and hitting submit!
  • Application Requirements: In order to apply as a first-year student, students must have already completed their application to TCNJ, be on track to graduate high school in spring 2020, and include two non-family references. *Note, current TCNJ students in good academic standing are also welcome to apply!
  • Interview and Acceptance Process: Successful applicants will be invited to campus for an interview and informational session the weekend of April 4, 2020. Candidates will have three short interviews: a panel of staff, a panel of current Bonner Scholars, and a group interview session. Finalists will be notified of their scholarship offer prior to May 1st, 2020.

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