SCHOLARSHIPS

 
 
                                                                       
 

SCHOLARSHIP LINKS

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These scholarship applications have arrived and can be found in the scholarship drawer in the Counseling Office:
 
Omega Chapter-Delta Kappa Gamma Society - for a female senior pursuing a career in education. Deadline is April 1, 2015.
 
Conewago Enterprises, Inc. - for a senior majoring in Accounting, Architecture or Business Management and Engineering. Deadline is April 1, 2015. 
 
Snowmobile Club of Adams County - for students pursuing any 2 or 4 year degree, majoring in some form of carpentry, engineering, and/or civil service work. Deadline is March 21, 2015.
 
Buick Achievers Scholarship Program - for students who plan to major in a field of study that focuses on engineering, technology, design or business, with an interest in the automotive industry. Deadline is February 2/27/2015.
 
Charles Kidder Scholarship - for seniors who are employed or have a sibling, parent or grandparent employed by Hanover Area Management Association.  This is a $1,500 scholarship and the deadline is March 20, 2015.   
 
Gettysburg Hospital Auxiliary Scholarship for Nursing & Allied Health is open to seniors who with to pursue studies in nursing/allied health leading to a degree or certificate. The recipient must be accepted to an accredited college, institution or hospital school of nursing at the time the award is made.  Deadline is April 17, 2015.
 
Walter D. Fohl Foundation, is an interest free loan for students pursuing a career in the medical field. Deadline is April 17, 2015.
It's time for the Adams County School Counselors' Association Scholarship.  This one-time $500 scholarship will be awarded to one high school senior in Adams County who is planning to study Psychology, Sociology, or other related field in a post-secondary institution following graduation.  The applications for this scholarship are in the scholarship drawer, and must be completed and submitted to Dr. Swope by March 15th. 
 
The Gettysburg Garden Club Scholarship, is for seniors who want to major in landscaping, horticulture, or related fields. The deadline is April 15, 2015.
 
York-Adams Two-Cylinder Club, Inc. Achievement Award is for all career choices, those affiliated with Agriculture, Vocation, Technical, Trade School & Business will take preference.  The deadline is March 31, 2015.
 
The Pennsylvania Association of Medical Suppliers Annual $1,000 Scholarship is for High School Seniors who have overcome physical challenges with the help of home medical equipment and supplies which includes respiratory and asthma devices.  The deadline is March 20th. 
 
American Society of Highway Engineers is a $2,000 scholarship for a senior who is considering an engineering career.  The deadline is March 20, 2015.
 
Rotary Club Academic Scholarship is a $1,000 scholarship for a senior who has taken academically oriented subjects in high school, achieved a B average, and has been accepted at a four-year college or university majoring in a business or professional field. Deadline is April 1, 2015.
 
Rotary Club Vocational Scholarship is a $1,000 scholarship for a senior who has taken vocationally oriented subjects in high school, two completed during their senior year, and achieved a B average on vocational subjects and a grade of C or better on all subjects during their senior year.  He/she must also be committed to attending a secondary program in a vocational area. Deadline is April 1, 2015.
 
Woman's Club of Gettysburg is offering four $1,500 scholarships to seniors who plan to continue their education beyond high school in a business, vocational/technical career field requiring a two year course of study.  Deadline is April 30, 2015.
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Pittsburgh Technical Institute offers high school  seniors who are active in student organizations such as FBLA, FCCLA, NHS, and Student Government by awarding PTI partial tuition scholarships valued up to $6,000.  For award amounts, application information, and deadlines, please refer to the scholarship information listed on www.pti.edu.You must apply before the March 6, 2015 deadline
 
The Central Pennsylvania Chapter of the Women's Transportation Seminar (WTS) has scholarships open to female students considering a career in Transportation. Transportation careers can include, Engineers, Economists, Public Relations, Air Traffic Controllers, Finance, Wildlife Specialists and many more. Directions and applications are available for download on the WTS Central PA website scholarship page:  http://www.wtsinternational.org/centralpennsylvania/scholarships/
 
Seniors if college is on the horizon, you have the opportunity to receive scholarship funds from PSECU. To qualify for one of the six scholarships awarded for up to $8,000, you must be a PSECU member by Wednesday, December 31, 2014.The deadline for applying is February 27, 2015.  For more information, check out their website psecu.com .
 
The Epilepsy Foundation of Western/Central PA has a scholarship program for students who have epilepsy or seizure disorder.  This foundation is proud to offer eight scholarships this year. To learn more about the criteria and get the application, check out their website:  www.efwp.org.  The deadline is March 15, 2015. 
 
If you have been accepted and plan to attend Millersville University, there is a scholarship available from the Clarence Schock Foundation. The deadline is February 27, 2015.  Applications are located in the yellow folder in the Counseling Office.
 
Seniors interested in going to Empire Beauty School, there is a $1,000 scholarship available for one graduating senior attending Empire Beauty School to pursue a career in cosmetology.  For more information visit their website at:  www.empire.edu  The deadline is May 1, 2015.
 
The Good Samaritan Masonic Lodge No. 336 has a new scholarship application and deadline of 4/1/2015. This scholarship will be presented to an applicant planning further education. This scholarship is open to students with any worthy career goal and is designed to reward and further encourage an interest in the Liberal Arts. It is not limited to students who plan to concentrate their studies in the Liberal Arts. The new scholarship application is located in the scholarship drawer in the Counseling Office. 
 
The Big 33 Scholarship Program will have scholarship applications ready on their website www.big33.org starting January 5, 2015.  Big 33 scholarships provide financial assistance to high school seniors who exhibit excellence in a well-rounded educational and extracurricular program.  Deadline for students to apply is February 27, 2015.
 
"Aspiring Fashion  Professional" Scholarship is a $1,000 scholarship that will be awarded to students who are interested in pursuing a fashion degree at an accredited post-secondary school or college.  Interested students can visit this link  http://www.fashion.schools.org/ and find the scholarship located at the bottom of the page.  The deadline is June 1, 2015. 
 
"Aspiring Animation Professional" Scholarship is a $1,000 scholarship that will be awarded to a senior who is interested in pursuing an animation career path at an accredited post-secondary school or college.  If you are interested visit their website:  http://www.animationcareerreview.com/ to find eligibility information along with the online application.  The deadline is June 1, 2015
 
Lebanon Valley College offers numerous scholarships to seniors who will  be attending in the Fall of 2015. If you would like more information on these scholarships, see Mrs. Balogh in the Counseling Office. 
 
High school seniors whose parents receive electricity from Adams Electric Cooperative are eligible for a $1,000 continuing education scholarship. All applications are web-based, either through Adams Electric or Dollars for Scholars.  To apply, locate your school in the list at www.adamsec.coop/node/52 and follow the instructions provided.  Applications must be submitted between January 1 and March 13, 2015. 
 
ATTENTION JUNIORS!  Apply online for the 2015 Hamilton Award.  Winners are enrolled in the Hamilton Leaders Academy and receive:  A $500 cash scholarship, leadership training, college application assistance, scholarship and financial aid search assistance and internship and mentorship opportunities. The Hamilton Leaders Academy is a three-year, no student cost program that helps students gain acceptance to college and transition successfully to university life and the work force. For more information and to apply visit their website:  www.hamiltonfriends.org/apply  The deadline is March 4, 2015.
 
Each year the PA Association of Educational Office Professionals (PAEOP) offers the Hermine Solt Student Scholarship which is a $500 scholarship for a Pennsylvania High School senior who is pursuing higher education in a business-related field (secretarial, office technology, accounting, and business education).  Complete details including criteria, guidelines, and scholarship application can be found at the PAEOP'S website:  http:www.paeop.com   Deadline is March 1, 2015.
 
The Adams County Bar Association is sponsoring an essay contest on the topic "Constitutional Privacy Rights in the Age of Social Media" open to seniors as a way to celebrate Law Day on May 1st.  The first place essay will receive $2000, second place $1000, and four honorable mentions will receive $500 each. The deadline for the essay is March 16th, and the application can be found in the yellow folder in the Counseling Office. 
 
The Pennsylvania House of Representatives Scholarship is a four-year award given to two high school seniors in the state of Pennsylvania per year.  Each award consists of the value of one semester of tuition at the State System of Higher Education for each of four years. Eligible educational institutions include all colleges, universities and career schools in Pennsylvania.  For eligibility criteria and more information on how to apply visit their website:  www.tfec.org
 
Realtors Association of York & Adams Counties is offering a $500 scholarship to seniors who are interested in a trade, tech or college to pursue education for any housing-related field such as:  real estate, appraiser, inspector, carpentry, building trades, landscaping, interior design, architecture, finance and banking.  If you would like an application for this scholarship, look in the yellow folder in the Counseling Office.  Deadline is April 1, 2015.
 
If you are a senior who is going to began a career as a Registered Nurse or Licensed Practical Nurse and has been accepted in an accredited nursing program, you can apply for The Florence deHaven Stick Memorial Scholarship.  This is between $1,000 and $2,000 and is awarded on the basis of financial need, academic performance and extracurricular activities.  The application is located in the yellow folder in the Counseling Office.  
 
If you are planning on attending Hagerstown Community College stop by the Counseling Office to pick up an application for their academic excellence scholarship program.  This award provides $550 per semester at the college, and the recipient who maintains satisfactory academic records will be supported for four consecutive semesters of college study for a total of $2,200.  To apply go to http://www.hagerstowncc.edu and click on future students, then pay for college and click on HCC scholarships.  Scroll down to HCC Faculty/Foundation Scholarship for Academic Excellence.  The deadline is April 15, 2015.
 
Hamilton Relay Scholarship is for a senior who is deaf, hard of hearing, deaf-blind or had difficulty speaking in their post-secondary education. The application can be found at:  www.hamiltonrelay.com The deadline to apply is March 2, 1015.
 
 
A wide array of local scholarship applications are available in the High School Counseling office.  There are scholarships offered for students who are planning to attend trade/business/technical schools and for students who are not particularly academically minded.  Deadlines occur throughout the year.
See Dr. Swope or Mrs. Balogh for more details.