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.

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View Details Mary Jane Dailey Wood Scholarship Community Foundation of Fayette County
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  • 1 award
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APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Fayette, PA|
  • School (K-12): |Uniontown Area High School, Uniontown, PA|Laurel Highlands Senior High School, Uniontown, PA|Nelson County High School, Lovingston, VA|Regina High School, Warren, MI|University High School, Morgantown, WV|
  • Extracurricular: |Sports|
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Mary Jane Dailey Wood Scholarship is given to a high school senior from Laurel Highlands High School, Uniontown, PA; Nelson County High School, Lovingston, VA; Regina Catholic High School, Warren, MI; Uniontown Area High School, Uniontown, PA; or University High School, Morgantown, WV. The applicant must have participated in sports and demonstrate financial need.
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View Details Darrell L. and Norma R. Uphold Family Scholarship Community Foundation of Fayette County
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  • 1 award
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APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Residence: Live in |Fayette, PA|
  • School (K-12): |Union Area Middle-High School, New Castle, PA|
  • School (College): Attend |West Virginia University (WV)|University of Pittsburgh (PA)|Penn State University (PA)|California University of Pennsylvania (PA)|Westminster College (PA)|
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Darrell L. and Norma R. Uphold Family Scholarship is given to a senior of Uniontown Area High School. The applicant must attend California University of PA, Penn State University, University of Pittsburgh, Westminster College or West Virginia University. The awardee must complete service to community and country.
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  • effort level 1.0
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  • 1 award
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  • Residence: Live in |Fayette, PA|
  • Employer: |Uniontown Hospital|Fayette Regional Health System|
  • Major: Study |Registered Nurse|
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This scholarship was established to benefit employees of Uniontown Hospital or Fayette Regional Health System for a minimum of two consecutive years. Applicants must have no disciplines within the previous 12 month period and be planning to attend an accredited RN Program.
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View Details Virginia Springer Memorial Scholarship Community Foundation of Fayette County
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  • 1 award
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APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Residence: Live in |Fayette, PA|
  • School (K-12): |Laurel Highlands High School, Uniontown, PA|
  • Major: Study |Nursing|Medicine|Healthcare|
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This scholarship was established in memory of Virginia Springer to benefit graduates or graduating seniors of Laurel Highlands High School. Applicants must be pursuing study in the field of healthcare including nursing or medicine. Applicants must exhibit academic achievement.
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View Details Rita P. Peters Scholarship Community Foundation of Fayette County
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  • 1 award
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APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Fayette, PA|
  • School (College): Attend |Penn State University (PA)|
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|
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Rita P. Peters Scholarship is provided to a student who resides in Fayette County. The applicant must be enrolled full-time and have completed at least 30 hours. The applicant must be attending Penn State Fayette.
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  • effort level 1.0
View Details George J. Plava Scholarship Community Foundation of Fayette County
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  • 1 award
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APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Fayette, PA|
  • School (K-12): |Albert Gallatin Area Senior High School, Uniontown, PA|
  • Major: Study |Education|
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This scholarship was established to benefit Albert Gallatin High School seniors who are planning to study in the field of education.
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  • effort level 1.0
View Details Cheryl S. Homistek Memorial Scholarship Fund Community Foundation of Fayette County
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  • 1 award
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APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Fayette, PA|
  • School (K-12): |Laurel Highlands Senior High School, Uniontown, PA|
  • Major: Study |Elementary Education|Reading|
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Cheryl S. Homistek Memorial Scholarship Fund is offered to seniors of Laurel Highlands High School. The scholarship is one of the Community Foundation of Fayette County's yearly offerings for students of Fayette county. The applicant must demonstrate academic achievement and plans to major in Elementary Education and or Reading to qualify.
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View Details Carl S. Micarelli Memorial Scholarship Fund Community Foundation of Fayette County
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  • 1 award
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APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Fayette, PA|
  • School (College): Attend |West Virginia University (WV)|University of Pittsburgh (PA)|Carnegie Mellon University (PA)|California University of Pennsylvania (PA)|Duquesne University (PA)|Indiana University of Pennsylvania (PA)|
  • Major: Study |Music|Music Education|Jazz Studies|
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Carl S. Micarelli Memorial Scholarship Fund is provided to a Fayette County student. The scholarship aims to support a student who plans to attend the following schools including, but not limited to, California University of PA, Carnegie Mellon University, Duquesne University, Indiana University of PA, University of Pittsburgh or West Virginia University. The applicant must pursue a major in music, music education or jazz studies.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Debra A. Mascia Memorial Scholarship Fund Community Foundation of Fayette County
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  • 1 award
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APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Fayette, PA|
  • School (K-12): |Brownsville Area Senior High School, Brownsville, PA|
  • Major: Study |Foreign Language|Music Education|Vocal|Musical Theatre|
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This scholarship was established to benefit Brownsville Area High School senior and residing in Fayette County. Students who are planning to major in vocal performance, music education or musical theatre, or (in the event that there is no applying students majoring in these areas) a foreign language major will be given preference.
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View Details Raymond Malone Scholarship Fund Community Foundation of Fayette County
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  • 1 award
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APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Fayette, PA|
  • School (College): Attend |Penn State University (PA)|
  • Major: Study |Agricultural Sciences|
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Raymond Malone Scholarship Fund is awarded to a student attending or planning to attend Penn State University and majoring in Agricultural Sciences. The scholarship is provided to a student who is a Fayette County resident.
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View Details Laurel Highlands Mustang Academic Scholarship Community Foundation of Fayette County
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  • 1 award
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APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Fayette, PA|
  • School (K-12): |Laurel Highlands Senior High School, Uniontown, PA|
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|
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Laurel Highlands Mustang Academic Scholarship is one of the offered scholarships of Community Foundation of Fayette County. The scholarship is awarded to a Laurel Highlands Senior High School senior.
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  • effort level 1.0
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  • 1 award
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APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Fayette, PA|
  • School (K-12): |Connellsville Area Senior High School, Connellsville, PA|Geibel Catholic High School, Connellsville, PA|
  • Major: Study |Education|
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Melvin J. and Beatrice Vance Keller Memorial Scholarship is offered to seniors of Connellsville Area High School,Geibel Catholic Junior-Senior High School Senior, or a student that has received this award in previous years. The scholarship is based on academic achievement and financial need.
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  • effort level 1.0
View Details Alfred E. Jones & Anna B. Jones Scholarship Community Foundation of Fayette County
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  • 1 award
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APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Fayette, PA|
  • School (College): Attend |Penn State University (PA)|
  • Major: Study |Nursing|Fine Arts|
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Alfred E. Jones & Anna B. Jones Scholarship is one of the offered scholarships of the Community Foundation of Fayette County. The program is offered to a student who is Fayette County resident. The candidate must pursue a major in nursing at Penn State Fayette or fine arts in any college.
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  • effort level 1.0
View Details Johnson Matthey Scholarship Fund Community Foundation of Fayette County
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  • 1 award
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APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Fayette, PA|
  • School (K-12): |Albert Gallatin Area Senior High School, Uniontown, PA|
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Technology|Mathematics|Science|
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Johnson Matthey Scholarship Fund is presented to a high school senior at Albert Gallatin High School. The scholarship aims to support a student who has been accepted to a post-secondary education program in Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM).
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Hughes Family Scholarship Community Foundation of Fayette County
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  • 1 award
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APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Fayette, PA|
  • School (K-12): |Laurel Highlands Senior High School, Uniontown, PA|
  • Athletics: |Swimming|Soccer|
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Hughes Family Scholarship is offered to senior high school students of Laurel Highlands High School. The scholarship is part of the Community Foundation of Fayette County list of scholarships. The applicant must have participated in high school swimming or soccer.
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View Details Michael S. Carbonara Memorial Scholarship Community Foundation of Fayette County
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  • 1 award
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APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Fayette, PA|
  • School (K-12): |Laurel Highlands Senior High School, Uniontown, PA|
  • Athletics: |Golf|
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Michael S. Carbonara Memorial Scholarship is offered by Community Foundation of Fayette County. The scholarship is provided to students of Laurel Highlands Senior High School. The applicant must participate on the high school golf team for at least two years to be eligible.
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