Point Pleasant Lodge Scholarship Programs


2019 Most Valuable Student The 2019 Elks National Foundation's Most Valuable Student scholarship program completed Lodge level application assessment at the begining of this year.  Of the 8 applicants, 4 students representing the Point Pleasant Elks Lodge who are moving up to District/State judging which will be completed by February 22, 2019.  Final winners at the national level are to be announced in late April 2019.  Here are this year's Lodge winners:

Boys Name & School Girls Name & School
Ryan Mullins* Christian Brothers Academy Isabella Lopez** Point Pleasant Borough High School
Morgan Woods** Point Pleasant Borough High School
Jenna Joyce Point Pleasant Borough High School
* indicates applicant forwarded from Southeast District for State evaluation.
** indicates a winner of NJ Elks State MVS Award


2020 ENF Scholarship Programs The Elks National Foundation (ENF) 2019-2020 Scholarship Year begins on-line August 15, 2019. All graduating 2020 High School Seniors may apply for the Most Valuable Student (MVS) Scholarship and if you are an Elk child or grandchild, you may also apply for the Legacy Scholarship at Elks.org. Point Boro and Point Beach Seniors may ask their Guidance Counselors for assistance. They are quite knowledgable about these scholarships and the application requirements. Scholarship grants range: $4,000-$50,000 over 4 years.  Here is the MVS url: enf.elks.org/mvs.

The Legacy Scholarship application is available on line beginning September 1, 2019 at this url: enf.elks.org/leg and is due February 1, 2020 @ 11:59 a.m..


Emergency Educational Grants Since 1944, the ENF has been helping the children of deceased or totally disalbled Elks go to college through the Emergency Educational Grant program.  Children of deceased or totally disabled Elks members are eligible to apply.  The Elk member must have been a member of good standing for at least one year at the time of death or disability.  The applicant must be unmarried, under the age of 23 and attending an accredited U.S. institution of higher education as a full time student.  Applications are available starting May 1 and must be submitted to the ENF by October 31.  For more information go to: enf.elks.org/eeg.

NJ Elks Scholarships Here is a link to the NJ Elks Scholarship Opportunities page which describes the various programs being sponsored by the NJ Elks.  Applications are currently being accepted for the NJ Elks Family Scholarship which are due June 30th, 2019.

If you are a resident of Point Pleasant, Point Pleasant Beach, Bay Head, and Lavallette and are enrolled at CBA, St. Rose, Red Bank Catholic, MATES or another high school, please join us and apply. The Point Pleasant Elks is ready to sponsor you in your quest for college financial assistance.

For more information on local and national Elks Scholarship programs contact Terry La Du, Elks Scholarship Committe Chair, (732) 899-4635 or tladu@pointpleasantelks.org.

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