Office of Public Relations

Pomona, NJ  08240



The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey Hosts Annual Scholarship Recognition Ceremony

1,000 Students to Share $1.32 Million in Scholarships



For Immediate Release  

Tuesday, September 27, 2005

Contact:   Tim Kelly

                  Stockton Public Relations

                  (609) 652-4950


Galloway Township, NJ – The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey will host the 2005-2006 Scholarship Recognition Ceremony for scholarship recipients, their guests, and sponsors on Friday, October 7, 2005, 3:00 p.m. in the Sports Center adjacent to parking lots four and five.


The College will award $1.32 million in College Foundation and Institutional scholarships to 1,016 currently enrolled students.


“This is always one of the highlights of the academic year,” said Herman J. Saatkamp, Jr., Stockton President. “Not only are many of our scholarship recipients recognized for their hard work, in many cases their parents, friends, and the donors of the scholarship funds have the opportunity to celebrate together.”


Seating is limited to two guests per student.  For further information on this event, call the Office of College Development at 609-652-4528.