The George Garrison and Sandy Kirk Community Service Scholarship was established by the NJIT Division of Career Development Services to recognize the commitment and outstanding community service contributions of NJIT students.
The Division of Career Development Services will award a merit-based scholarship to the candidate selected by the CDS scholarship review committee. The scholarship celebrates the dedication of George Garrison and Sandy Kirk, former CDS staff members, whose work at NJIT furthered the development of quality civic engagement for students.
- Full-time or part-time NJIT students with a GPA of 2.50 or higher and who will be taking courses at NJIT for at least one year after the award is presented.
- Completion of a formal community service project (volunteer or paid) for at least one semester while enrolled as a student at NJIT.
- Demonstrated exemplary service performance that resulted in sustainable benefit to a community organization (s), community resident (s), and/or the University.
- Demonstrated leadership ability through participation in community service projects.