The Perth Amboy Redevelopment Team for Neighborhood Enterprise & Revitalization (P.A.R.T.N.E.R.) is the sponsoring organization for the annual scholarship.  This scholarship is to be awarded to adults who are interested in continuing their education.  Achieving Success & Knowledge (A.S.K.) Scholarship Program challenges students, who are residents of the Housing Authority of the City of Perth Amboy Public Housing or receiving Perth Amboy Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Assistance, to develop and perform services within the community. 

 

The recipients are selected on the basis of good academic standing and commitment to volunteerism/community service, personal accomplishments, and progress towards the achievement of the Family Self- Sufficiency goals.



  • Scholarships to qualified applicants will be awarded for a term of one year. You must apply each year in order to be considered for a consecutive scholarship term.
  • Promote and encourage Family Self-Sufficiency (FSS) participation.
  • Support educational advancement for adult members of the FSS program and residents of Perth Amboy Public Housing or families receiving Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Assistance.
  • Assist in developing progressive escrow savings to be utilized to accomplish established goals.
  • Scholarships for qualified applicants will be awarded for a term of one year.  
  • Promote and encourage Family Self-Sufficiency (FSS) participation.
  • Support educational advancement of graduating Seniors of FSS participating families and residents of Perth Amboy Public Housing or families receiving Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Assistance.


HOUSING AUTHORITY OF THE CITY OF PERTH AMBOY

PUBLIC NOTICE



The Housing Authority of the City of Perth Amboy (HACPA) will open its waiting list for its four and five bedroom project based voucher units to accept by lottery 25 applications from Perth Amboy residents only. Interested parties can apply online at www.perthamboyha.org. Only online applications will be accepted.

 

Eligible applicants must be 18 years of age or older, Perth Amboy residents, and have a minimum household size of 8 persons and a maximum household size of 10 persons. Families must also meet the following Housing and Urban Development Income Limits:

 

8 Persons                          9 Persons                          10 Persons

$71,250                             $75,530                             $79,846

 

The Authority will accept online applications through Wednesday, April 17, 2019. Applicants not meeting the required household size will be disqualified.

 

Douglas G. Dzema, PHM

Executive Director

 

 

If a disabled applicant needs assistance with the application process they can

contact Judy Matias-Ortiz at (732) 826-3110 ext. 0

 

All applicants will be treated equally without consideration to race, color, national origin, religion, age, sex, familial status, marital status, or disability.