SCHOLARSHIPS

 
 
                                                                       
 

SCHOLARSHIP LINKS

*Reminder*

NEVER pay for a scholarship or a scholarship list!!

 
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
 
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 Mrs. Swope or Mrs. Balogh for more details.