HS: Scholarship List #7


February 13, 2018

  1. PA Association of Medical Suppliers – One $1000 award will be given to a deserving student who has overcome challenges with the help of medical equipment and supplies such as wheelchairs, respiratory devices, diabetes devices, asthma devices, etc. See Mrs. Carr for application. Deadline: March 23, 2018.
  2. Lift Parts Express Scholarship – One $500 award. Students must be attending school in the fall of 2018 and have a 3.0 GPA or higher. Write an essay that outlines how much money you expect to spend to finish your schooling, how you intend to pay for your schooling, and what you expect your job to be once you are finished with schooling. There is no word limit. Applications can be found at: http://www.forkliftpartspennsylvania.com, select scholarship. Deadline: June 30, 2018.
  3. Road to Safety Contest sponsored by Metzger Wickersham,PC – Students must submit a creative project about the dangers of drunk and/or distracted driving. Open to seniors in Pennsylvania. Three awards: $1000, $750, $500. Go to: arrivealivepa.com for details and application. Deadline: April 27, 2018.
  4. Phi Delta Kappa Scholarship Program for Future Educators – Awards thousands of dollars in varying amounts. Students must be majoring in education in the fall of 2018. Application can be found at: http://pdkintl.org/programs-resources/scholarships-awards/prospective-educator-scholarships/. Deadline is April 2, 2018.
  5. Penn State Schuylkill – Wylonis Scholarship – Applicant must be an incoming freshman undergraduate student at Penn State Schuylkill for fall 2018. Must be majoring in STEM-related degree, held a GPA of at least 3.2 on a scale of 4.0, demonstrates leadership or entrepreneurship abilities, graduated from high school in Schuylkill County and demonstrates a financial need. Application can be found at: http://schuylkill.psu.edu/form/wylonis-scholarship-application. Deadline is March 1, 2018.
  6. Pennsylvania Restaurant & Lodging Association Scholarship – Must be a graduating senior furthering their education in the hospitality industry who have been accepted in a hospitality or culinary arts program in a post-secondary institution. Awards range in value from $500 to $1,500. Application can be found at: www.prla.org/scholarship. Deadline is March 1, 2018.
  7. Pureland Supply Vocational and Skilled Trade Scholarship – The $1,000 Pureland Supply Scholarship is open for students who have been accepted to an accredited community college, vocational college, technical school or trade school. Recipients are chosen on their ability to describe how their chosen trade or field plays an important role in today’s world and how the student expects to play a part in the future of their trade or field. Application can be found at: http://www.purelandsupply.com/t-scholarship.aspx. Deadline is June 1, 2018.
  8. Schuylkill County Volunteer Firefighters’ Association Scholarship – Applicant must be the son or daughter of an active member of an emergency organization that is a member in good standing in the SCVFA, or the applicant may be a junior member of an emergency organization that is a member of the SCVFA, with at least 2 years of active service. Applications available from Mrs. Carr. Deadline: May 25, 2018.

As a reminder students can also do scholarship searches at:
Naviance (with your powerschool username and password)