EOF Scholars are eligible to receive supplemental state aid in the form of the NJ EOF State Grant. This supplemental award is currently a grant of up to $1,950 per semester at Ramapo College. An EOF Scholar’s finance plan typically consists of federal grants, state grants including the EOF State Grant, and optional federal student loans. Other than loans, all other funds do not need to be paid back. Maximum awards available to EOF Scholars is listed below.
|Type of Available
|Federal Pell Grant
||up to $7,395
|NJ Tuition Aid Grant
||up to $9,496
|NJ EOF Grant
|Federal Subsidized Student Loan (optional)
|Federal Unsubsidized Student Loan (optional)
EOF First Year Financial Package at Ramapo College (for Qualified First Year EOF Students )
The EOF First Year EOF students who successfully complete the EOF Pre-First Year Summer Studies Program with a cumulative grade point average of 2.3 or greater are awarded an institutional grant of up to $5,000, provided they meet the eligibility requirements. They also receive a $1,400 book scholarship for the first year.
Additional Scholarships for Continuing EOF Students
Each year the Ramapo College Foundation provides close to 400 scholarships that are funded by donations from private donors, businesses, and charitable foundations. These scholarships fall into two categories:
- Foundation Scholarships Students Can Apply For. Student are selected based on their application essay and adherence to individual scholarship criteria
- Foundation Scholarships Students are Nominated For. Faculty members nominate students to the Convening Group and Deans for selection.
To see current scholarship opportunities, visit the Scholarships website.
Other Financial Assistance
Our EOF Program takes special interest in helping students pursue experiential opportunities such as Study Abroad, National Student Exchange or domestic and international cooperative education programs as well as assisting those Ramapo EOF scholars who want to take courses during the summer session.
Students can also apply for awards which cover courses/career related activities including professional educational events, conferences, or enrollment fees as well as graduate school related fees such as application fees, entrance exam and test prep course fees. EOF students interested in these financial assistance opportunities should contact the EOF Office for more information. Additional financial assistance is based on availability of funds.