Scholarship contributions change lives.Many William Paterson University students receive some form of funding from federal and state student aid programs. However, for far too many, it is simply not enough.Donor scholarships make a significant difference in the lives of hundreds of deserving students each year. Scholarships help to alleviate students’ anxiety about paying for school. Students are able to focus on their studies and fully participate in the University’s many experiential and extracurricular activities. With your support, we are helping to turn students’ dreams of earning a college degree into a reality.Establishing a Donor ScholarshipThe William Paterson University Foundation offers donors several options for supporting scholarships:Named Donor Scholarship Funds
Click here to see the list of named donor scholarships offered during the current academic year.
General Scholarship FundGifts of any amount to the General Scholarship Fund are combined with gifts to this fund from other donors to provide scholarship support to students on an annual basis.RecognitionDonors who establish named donor scholarship funds are recognized in the following ways:
For more information about establishing a named donor scholarship, please contact Mariel Read Essner at 973.720.3811 or click here to make a gift to support a scholarship.
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