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Welcome to the John Jay College of Criminal Justice Scholarship Application!

About Us:

John Jay College of Criminal Justice offers various scholarships and special opportunities to support our entering and continuing students. Institutional scholarships (those granted by the College) are generally based on strong academic work, community service and a commitment to public service.  External scholarships and other special opportunities are available to further support student academic success. For the most current information concerning scholarships and other special opportunities, please visit:


Please visit: for a comprehensive list of descriptions and deadlines.
All required materials must be submitted by 11:59PM Eastern on the designated deadline.

Application Instructions:

Step 1) Create an account by clicking on the Sign Up button at the top of the page.  Be sure to use your official John Jay College email to complete this process.

Step 2) Once you complete the signup process, you will get an email to confirm your registration. Make sure to check your spam box just in case! Please add us to your safe sender list so that you can continue to receive messages from us.

Step 3) Complete the General Application and personal statement. 

Step 4) Review the scholarships for which your may be eligible by clicking "Awards." 

Step 5) Submit essay, request letters of recommendation and upload any additional materials per the instructions.

If you are looking for more information, feel free to visit our website at or contact


If you have any questions about the application process, please contact:

Michael Scaduto
Associate Director, Financial Aid
Scholarship Coordinator 

If you have any technical questions about how to use the site, please contact and the software application providers can help address your question.