An authority on angels, Italian speaker, Luciano de Crescenzo said, "We are each of us angels with only one wing, and we can only fly by embracing on another."

Our Mission Statement

The Matthew Fields Fund provides area young adults with funds to pursue an education, when it would otherwise be impossible.

Qualifications for the Matthew Fields Scholarship

High school students are recommended for the Matthew Fields Scholarship by teachers, Passaic police officers, Passaic PBA #14, Passaic County Police Benevolents Association and personal referrals.


In order to qualify:

  • Candidates have to maintain at least a B - C grade average. 
  • They must have been accepted into a college of their choice and submit a copy of their acceptance to MFSF. 
  • They must submit a 300 word essay about their school life, sports, hobbies, extracurricular activities/jobs and their future goals.

Annual Event

The Matthew Fields Scholarships are presented at the annual Beefsteak. Don't miss this year's celebration on Wednesday, July 31, 2019.


Donate to the Matthew Fields Scholarship Fund and help honor the memory of Matthew Fields, and celebrate young men and women who are committed to furthering their education.

Contact Us.

The Matthew Fields
Scholarship Fund

126 Stevens Avenue

Little Falls, NJ 07424