About the Scholarship

Antonia V. Barroso Scholarship Fund is certified by Partnership For Trenton. PFT is a community outreach association situated in Trenton, New Jersey. PFT endeavors to connect with networks over the City of Trenton endeavoring to improve residents' personal satisfaction and general prosperity. Antonia V. Barroso Scholarship was begun with the reason to raise assets and support understudies moving on from secondary school who are seeking after proceeding with instruction, as school, exchange school, or business visionary undertakings.


How to apply for this scholarship?

  • The students applying for this scholarship must have been completed their Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) application to receive this award.

  • The students must provide an essay 1,000 words detailing their leadership qualities, academic accomplishments and their willingness for collaboration.

  • Students must demonstrate financial need to meet the eligibility.


Antonia V. Barroso Scholarship Fund award amounts to

  • This scholarship provides $1000 each year, which is non-renewable.

  • The total number of awards offered by this scholarship is limited to one candidate each year depending on the students maintaining their academic progress.


Deadline information

The applications are to be submitted by the end of May 30, 2020. Students are informed to submit their scholarship application and other requirements are to be submitted before the due date. Applications and other information are available online on the Partnership For Trenton (PFT) website.


Eligibility Criteria

  • The student has to be interested in volunteer services.

  • The student should have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or more.

  • The student should have been active in two volunteer programs at least.