New Jersey
 Classical Association 


Edna White Rome Scholarship 

This scholarship  provides the opportunity for a New Jersey classics teacher to attend  the six week Classical Summer School program at the American Academy in Rome.


Open to NJCA members who have been in good standing  for at least two years prior to application.  Applicants must be current  teachers of  classics, Latin or Greek in New Jersey

It is expected that the recipient will continue teaching in New Jersey for at least two years after the reward and is willing and able to fulfill the duties associated with being awarded this scholarship.

Amount of Award: $5,500 

Nota Bene:  The scholarship is awarded only in odd years; therefore it is next  available for the summer of 2015.

For more information, contact:

Ms. Barbara Thorpe-Nelson 


Deadline for application:  December 2014

The Maryann Steward Scholarship 

This is a memorial scholarship in honor of Maryann Steward, a past president of the NJCA who taught in the state for 34 years.  She was an outstanding educator.

The scholarship provides funds to a New Jersey Latin teacher to pursue a summer study program or some other form of professional development for study/travel within the United States.

Amount of Award: $250

Deadline for application:  April 1 of current year.  

For more information, please contact 
Marlene Weiner at