Alongside Rutgers University and the nonprofit world’s development of ‘Giving Tuesday,’ WRI is participating in a one-day donation rally to support is newly launched Graduate Scholarship for Southern New Jersey Initiatives. On November 29th, interested donors will be able to visit givingday.rutgers.edu and select WRI from a drop-down list of options. Every individual who donates over $5 helps put WRI in the running for $10,000 in additional funding for its scholarship program. Donors are encouraged to share their contributions on social media with the hashtags #RUGivingDay and #GivingTuesday.
Please consider helping ‘Paint the Day Red’ this Tuesday with a donation!
The Graduate Scholarship for Southern New Jersey Initiatives at the Walter Rand Institute for Public Affairs provides a $1,500 contribution toward a graduate student’s tuition at Rutgers University–Camden and supports his/her research on an issue impacting southern New Jersey by awarding a paid research internship with the Walter Rand Institute for the upcoming academic year. Scholarships are open to any full-time graduate student, currently enrolled and in good standing (3.5 GPA or higher) at Rutgers University – Camden, who exemplifies interest and growing expertise in public affairs that impact Southern New Jersey.