Office of Enrollment Management - EOF Program

Fields marked with an asterisk * are Required
Contact Information
 First Name*
 Last Name*
Zipcode *
 Cellular Phone
Date of Birth and Emergency contact
 Date of Birth*
 Place of Birth(City and State)*
 Person to notify in case of emergency*
 Your relationship to this person
 Emergency contact phone number*
Demographic Information
 Last Four Digits of Social Security Number (optional)
 Citizenship Status*
 Please select which SHP program you have applied or been accepted
 Program start date Year *
 Will you be Full-Time or Part-Time*
Education (Select your highest level of education )
 Select your highest level of education*
 Name of High School*
 City of High School
 State of High School *
 Date of High School Graduation *
 Name of the most recent college attended *
 Dates (time frames) attended most recent college *
 Did you graduate from most recent college? *
 Degree Earned from most recent college
Financial Support (This section must be completed in order to be considered for acceptance)
 Source of Income
 Are you a dependent of your parent?
 If yes, name of parent/guardian
 If yes, Address of parent/guardian
 If yes, telephone number of parent/guardian
 If yes, Mother's yearly income($)
 If yes, Father's yearly income($)
 Your gross yearly income($)*
 Spouse's yearly income($), if any
 Do you have any dependents?*
 Total number of persons in your household(include yourself, spouse, children or other dependents as appropriate)*
Previous EOF grant information
 Have you previously received a NJ EOF grant?*
 If yes, please provide the name of college that awarded the EOF grant
 Date of previous EOF award
 Have you previously received a TAG grant?*
 If yes, please provide the name of the college that awarded the TAG grant
 Date of previous TAG award
All responses will be kept confidential. Failure to furnish this information will delay the status of this application. Please be advised that any false statements, materials omitted or inaccuracies will automatically disqualify the applicant from consideration.
Dependent and Independent Students
Dependent and Independent Students are financially eligible for an initial EOF undergraduate grant if their gross household income does not exceed the applicable amounts set forth in the EOF Income Eligibility Scale. Please see the scale below.
Undergraduate Eligibility:
    1. Must demonstrate an educationally and economically disadvantaged background
    2. Must be a New Jersey resident 12 consecutive months prior to receiving the award
    3. Must apply and be accepted to a participating New Jersey college or university
    4. Must meet the academic criteria as set by the institution of choice
    5. Must file a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) or the New Jersey Alternative Financial Aid Application.
    6. Gross income and assets must fall within the criteria shown:
Academic Year 2021-2022
EOF Income Eligibility Scale with Asset Cap Calculation
Applicants with a Household Size of Gross Income Not to Exceed Asset Cap Calculation (Not to exceed)
1 $25,520 $5,104
2 $34,480 $6,896
3 $43,440 $8,688
4 $52,400 $10,480
5 $61,360 $12,272
6 $70,320 $14,064
7 $79,280 $15,856
8 $88,240 $17,648
** For each additional member of the household add $8,960 Add $1,792 for each additional family member
For each additional member of the household an allowance of $8,840 shall be added to this amount in order to determine EOF eligibility for the 2021-2022 academic years. This allowance shall be adjusted to reflect changes in the federal poverty guidelines as published in the Federal Register. In addition, the gross income level for each household size shall also be adjusted annually.
A dependent student's income shall not be considered in the gross household income.
An applicant whose family receives welfare as the primary means of family support is considered eligible regardless of the amount of primary welfare support.
  Signature of Applicant *