Louis Bay 2nd - Future Municipal Leaders Scholarship Competition


Louis Bay 2nd Future Municipal Leaders Scholarship Contest 

Open to High School Juniors and Seniors 



Holmdel’s high school juniors and seniors are invited to compete for one of three statewide Louis Bay 2ndFuture Municipal Leaders Scholarships.

This scholarship in the amount of $1,000.00 is offered through a joint venture between local mayors and the New Jersey League of Municipalities. To enter, students must write an essay on the theme “What My Government Does Best”. Essays should be based on student’s perceptions and experiences with Holmdel Township’s government, and it should consider the public contributions of the Mayor and Township Committee.  


To qualify, all essays and completed applications must be received by Friday, March 10, 2023.

Students can submit their essay to the Mayor and Township Committee by emailing their essay document to info@holmdeltownship.com with the subject line: Louis Bay II Scholarship Essay. 


Holmdel will select one essay to forward to the League of Municipalities in Trenton as a semi-finalist. The League of Municipalities will then choose fifteen finalists and three scholarship winners in May. Winning essays will be featured in the New Jersey Municipalities magazine.