Scholarships

New Jersey Mosquito Control Association

SUPPORTING MOSQUITO CONTROL SINCE 1913

Scholarships

Below is information regarding the available New Jersey Mosquito Control Association sponsored scholarships. The available scholarships include the Daniel M. Jobbins Scholarship (for graduate students), The Educational Scholarship (for undergraduate students) and the College Scholarship (for high school seniors/ graduates entering college). Please read the descriptions carefully and submit a completed application packet by February 5th.

 

For additional information regarding the scholarships, please contact Autumn Angelus, NJMCA Scholarship Committee, Phone: 856-769-3255 or email: Autumn.Angelus@salemcountynj.gov


Daniel M. Jobbins Scholarship

 

Application Form

Objective: To honor the contributions of the late Daniel M. Jobbins to the sciences of mosquito research and control and his service to mosquito control agencies in New Jersey; and to promote and recognize the mosquito research of graduate students attending a college/ university anywhere in the United States.  

 

Scholarship Amount: one $4,000 (four thousand dollars) scholarship awarded annually.  

 

Scholarship Guidelines            

 

Candidate qualifications:  

  • The applicant must be a full time matriculating student in an accredited graduate program.

  • The student must be conducting (or recently have completed) research regarding mosquitoes, their biology and/or practical control.

Application Procedure:

  • Complete the NJMCA Daniel M. Jobbins Scholarship application form. 

  • Submit a statement of research in 4 (four) pages or less.

  • Include curriculum vitae or resume.

  • Submit the completed application packet to:

New Jersey Mosquito Control Association, Inc.

Scholarship Committee

c/o Autumn Angelus

900 Route 45, Bldg. 4

Woodstown, NJ 08098

 

Applications may also be submitted via email to autumn.angelus@salemcountynj.gov

 

Recipient Responsibilities:

  • The student will be an invited guest of NJMCA, and will receive the scholarship at the annual meeting.

  • The student must perform their research to the best of their abilities.

  • The student will present their research to the assembled members at the next NJMCA meeting.

Method of Selection: The recipient of the award will be chosen by the NJMCA Scholarship Committee.  

 

Application Deadline: The application packet must be received by the Scholarship Committee no later than 5:00 PM on February 5.

 


Educational Scholarship

 

Application Form

Objective: To promote and recognize the research and studies of college students in a curriculum that may be peripheral to mosquito control, but whose research may contribute new information to the mosquito control community.  This award is limited to undergraduate students enrolled in a college or university in New Jersey.

Scholarship Amount: $1,000.00 (One Thousand Dollars). One scholarship will be awarded annually.

Scholarship Guidelines:

Candidate Qualifications

  • The applicant must be a fulltime matriculating student in an accredited graduate program at a college or university in New Jersey.

  • The student must be conducting (or recently have completed) research that contributes new information to the mosquito control community.

Application Procedure

  • Complete the NJMCA Educational Scholarship Application form.

  • Submit a statement of research in 4 (four) pages or less.

  • Include an unofficial transcript.

  • Provide a letter of recommendation from a professor or advisor.

  • Submit the completed application packet to:

New Jersey Mosquito Control Association, Inc.

Scholarship Committee

c/o Autumn Angelus

900 Route 45, Bldg. 4

Woodstown, NJ 08098

 

Applications may also be submitted via email to autumn.angelus@salemcountynj.gov

Recipient Responsibilities:

  • The student will be an invited guest of NJMCA, and will receive the scholarship at the annual meeting.

  • The student must perform their research to the best of their abilities.

  • The student will present their research to the assembled members at the next NJMCA meeting.

Method of Selection: The recipient of the award will be chosen by the NJMCA Scholarship Committee.

Application Deadline: The application form, research statement, curriculum vitae, and letter of recommendation must be received by the secretary, NJMCA no later than 5:00 PM on February 5.


College Scholarship

 

Application Form

 

Objective:  To recognize a High School student who will be attending a college or university in a curriculum that may positively impact the mosquito control community.

 

Scholarship Amount:  one $500.00 (five hundred dollars) scholarship awarded annually.

 

Scholarship Guidelines:

 

Candidate qualifications

  • The applicant must be or have been a fulltime high school student in good standing for the most recent school year.

  • The student must be accepted to attend a college or university and have an interest in engaging in studies that may benefit the mosquito control community.

  • The applicant must have a family member or sponsor who is an active member in the New Jersey Mosquito Control Association.

 

Application Procedure

  • Complete the NJMCA College Scholarship application form.

  • Submit a 500 word essay on why you think mosquito control is important both locally and globally.

  • Include a copy of high school transcripts.

  • Provide a letter of recommendation from a teacher, guidance counselor, or employer.

  • Submit the completed application to:

New Jersey Mosquito Control Association, Inc.

Scholarship Committee

c/o  Autumn Angelus

900 Route 45, Bldg 4

Woodstown, NJ 08098

 

Applications may also be submitted via email to: autumn.angelus@salemcountynj.gov

Recipient responsibilities

  • The student and their parent(s) will be invited guests of NJMCA, and will receive the scholarship at the annual meeting.

  • The student must perform their research to the best of their abilities.

Method of Selection: The recipient of the award will be chosen by the NJMCA Scholarship Committee. 

 

Application deadline: The application packet must be received by the Scholarship Committee no later than 5:00 PM on February 5.