Scholarships for Pennsylvania Residents

Pennsylvania is home to one of America’s first universities – the University of Pennsylvania. The Keystone State also is home to many residency-based scholarship opportunities. In addition to residing in Pennsylvania, recipients may need to meet a minimum GPA, demonstrate financial need or have a record of community service to qualify for these scholarships, often awarded by nonprofits, corporations and individual schools. Applicants may need to submit academic transcripts, a personal essay and letters of recommendation to be considered. If you're a Pennsylvania resident – or planning to attend school in Pennsylvania – check out the scholarship opportunities below.

Showing 41-60 of 76 scholarships
View Details Helen Hulvey Scheggia Nursing Scholarship Community Foundation of Fayette County
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Fayette, PA|
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school graduate|
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This scholarship was established to benefit Fayette County high school graduates pursuing a career in nursing.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.0
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • Mar-31-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |New York|Pennsylvania| as an |U.S. resident|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Delaware|
  • School (College): Attend a college in |New Jersey|Connecticut|
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This scholarship was established to benefit college seniors or graduate students who demonstrate academic excellence and show aptitude in their chosen field of study. This is a non-renewable scholarship.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details George M. and Anna Hochheimer Scholarship Community Foundation of Fayette County
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Fayette, PA|
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|
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George M. and Anna Hochheimer Scholarship is provided to residents of Fayette County. The scholarship aims to support students with academic promise and financial need to pursue their education.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Lulu A. Dudley Scholarship Fund Community Foundation of Fayette County
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  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Fayette, PA|
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|
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Lulu A. Dudley Scholarship Fund is offered as one of the programs provided by the Community Foundation of Fayette County. The scholarship is given to a resident of Fayette County. The applicant must demonstrate academic promise and financial need to qualify.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Fay-Penn Workforce Development Scholarship GED Community Foundation of Fayette County
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Fayette, PA|
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|
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This scholarship was established by the Fay-Penn Economic Development Council and The Community Foundation of Fayette County to grant reimbursements for General Education Development Certificate (GED). Applicants must pass the GED test administered at the Laurel Business Institute (LBI) or the Private IndustryCouncil.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Fayette Young Professionals Scholarship Fund Community Foundation of Fayette County
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Fayette, PA|
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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Fayette Young Professionals Scholarship Fund is administered by the Community Foundation of Fayette County as part of their scholarship offerings yearly. The scholarship is open to Fayette County residents. The applicants must be attending a high school in Fayette County and will pursue a post-secondary education.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Henry J. Oppermann Scholarship Fund Community Foundation of Fayette County
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Residence: Live in |Fayette, PA|
  • School (K-12): |Geibel Catholic High School, Connellsville, PA|Connellsville Area School District, PA|
  • Extracurricular: |Varsity Level Sport|Collegiate Sports|
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This scholarship was established to benefit Connellsville Area School District or a Geibel Catholic Junior-Senior High School seniors who exhibit academic achievement, athletic accomplishment. Applicants must have participation in any varsity sport and must plan to participate in collegiate sports. Financial need is required.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Career and Technical Education Scholarship Fund Community Foundation of Fayette County
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • May 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Fayette, PA|
  • School (K-12): |Fayette County Career and Technical Institute, Uniontown, PA|Connellsville Area Career and Technology Center, Connellsville, PA|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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Career and Technical Education Scholarship Fund is given to a Fayette County resident who is graduating from a technical program. The applicant must be attending the Connellsville Area Career and Technology Center or the Fayette County Career and Technical Institute.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Fayette, PA|
  • Major: Study |Architecture|Foreign Language|Arts and Crafts|
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|
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This scholarship was established in honor of Ernst Braun who was an accomplished craftsman. to benefit students majoring in foreign language study, arts and crafts, architecture or history. Ernst traveled to foreign places to learn and accept cultural practices, art forms and building methods. This scholarship is available to enable students to study in any country within the European Union.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details CFFC Board of Directors Scholarship Fund Community Foundation of Fayette County
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Fayette, PA|
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|College sophomore|
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CFFC Board of Directors Scholarship Fund is provided to undergraduate students only. The scholarship aims to provide support to a student that has completed their first year in college. The applicant must demonstrate financial need to qualify.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Wolford Swimmer Memorial Scholarship Community Foundation of Fayette County
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Fayette, PA|
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|College|High school graduate|
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This scholarship was established in memory of Wolford Swimmer to benefit students from Fayette County who are attending or planning to attend college. Applicants must demonstrate financial need.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details The Welsh Society Scholarships Cymedithas Gymreig: Welsh Society of Philadelphia
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • May-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Philadelphia, PA|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|
  • Extracurricular: |Welsh Activity|
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This scholarship is for deserving students of the Welsh-American community.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 2.0
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Fayette, PA|
  • Major: Study |Culinary Arts|
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|
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Sergeant Eric Hull Advised and Memorial Scholarship Funds is offered to a Fayette County resident who plans to attend college. The scholarship is given in preference to Culinary Arts students.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Fayette, PA|
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|
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Robert E. and Elouise R. Eberly Scholarship Endowment is provided to a student who is pursuing a degree in Nursing. The scholarship is part of the offerings of the Community Foundation of Fayette County. The applicant must be a Fayette County resident to qualify.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Robert and Marjorie Rager Scholarship Community Foundation of Fayette County
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Fayette, PA|
  • School (K-12): |Connellsville Area Senior High School, Connellsville, PA|
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|
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This scholarship was established to benefit Connellsville High School seniors. Applicants must demonstrate academic excellence and proven financial need.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Residence: Live in |New York|Pennsylvania|
  • Organization: Associated with the |New York Women in Communications|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|New Jersey|Connecticut|
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Awarded to a previous scholarship winner who is dedicated to strengthening NYWICI and has shown outstanding growth as a student since she first became a recipient.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Postsecondary Educational Gratuity Program Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency (PHEAA)
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Pennsylvania|
  • Employer: |Firefighter|Police Officers|Rescue or Ambulance Squad Member|Corrections Facility Employee|Child of Sheriff|Child of Sheriff/Deputy Sheriff|
  • Military: |National Guard|
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The Postsecondary Educational Gratuity Program is awarded to student 25 years old or younger. Applicants must be children of a police officer, firefighter, rescue or ambulance squad member, corrections facility employee, sheriff, deputy sheriff.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Dr. Dennis F. Brestensky Scholarship Fund Community Foundation of Fayette County
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Fayette, PA|
  • School (College): Attend |Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus, (PA)|
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|
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This scholarship was established to benefit students residing in Fayette County attending or planning to attend Penn State University, Fayette the Eberly Campus. Applicants must demonstrate financial need. Student's pursuing Bachelor's degree are preferred.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Residence: Live in |Fayette, PA|
  • School (K-12): |Uniontown Area High School, Uniontown, PA|Laurel Highlands Senior High School, Uniontown, PA|
  • Athletics: |Basketball|Baseball|
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This scholarship was established to benefit senior students of Uniontown Area Senior High School or Laurel Highlands Senior High School. Applicants must have involvement in little league baseball, basketball at the varsity level, intramural level, or church league level. Students must have a strong desire to further their education.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Edward T. Yezioro Memorial Scholarship Community Foundation of Fayette County
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Fayette, PA|
  • School (K-12): |Uniontown Area High School, Uniontown, PA|
  • Major: Study |Education|Secondary Education|
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This scholarship was established in memory of Edward T. Yezioro to benefit Uniontown Area High School seniors who are planning to pursue study in the field of education or secondary education.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
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