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Guttenberg Scholarship for Students with Disabilities at NJIT

The New Jersey Institute of Technology, New Jersey’s largest public research university, has a long history of providing access to education for the engineering, technological, and management professions to all students, regardless of economic, social, or developmental/physical disabilities.  In keeping with this tradition, the Guttenberg Scholarship Fund continues to provide financial assistance for qualified students with disabilities.  The annual award, a minimum of $2,500, may be applied towards the cost of tuition, fees, room and board, and/or a range of coordinated services available at NJIT to meet the special needs of students with disabilities.  The scholarship is renewed each year, provided the student remains in good academic standing.

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Interested candidates must apply to NJIT through the regular admissions process.  Contact the admissions office for both the admissions application form and the application form for this scholarship.  Students should also submit the FAFSA for financial aid, provide a letter from the doctor stating the nature of the disability, and include a teacher or counselor recommendation letterThe admissions office can be reached at (973) 596-3300, or email   To learn more about The New Jersey Institute of Technology, consult their website: