high schoolFor 2014, Citizens for Quality Education (CQE) is offering $1,000 in scholarships for Metuchen High School seniors who have challenged themselves with a rigorous high school curriculum. At least one award will be for $500. All eligible students are encouraged to apply.

The criteria for determining the winners include following a challenging curriculum and appreciating its benefits.

Eligibility: Any Metuchen High School senior who has a GPA of 3.6 or higher and who has followed a rigorous curriculum, which includes some honors classes and at least one Advanced Placement course in 11th or 12th grade.

Completed applications should be returned to MHS Guidance Counselor Mrs. Leigh Hanbridge by May 12, 2014.

Click for an application: CQE Scholarship 2014



CQE is an independent, nonpartisan group representing a cross-section of the Metuchen community. We directly promote public education to better prepare our children for today and for the future. We are parents, grandparents, friends, and neighbors who joined CQE with the belief that every child attending a Metuchen school deserves to receive the best possible education to achieve his or her own level of excellence. We also believe that time spent supporting our schools will be repaid many times over in the quality of our town. Our goals are to:

  • Ensure high-quality schools in Metuchen through the electoral process
  • Foster and facilitate communication and partnerships between the school system and the community
  • Strengthen the academic quality of Metuchen schools