S-1 Auto Transport is offering 3 scholarships, of $1000, $500 and $250. They are all offered on a continuous basis so they will be available for 2019 and onwards. You can find more info here: https://www.a1autotransport.com/a-1-auto-transport-scholarship/ Deadline to apply is March 10, 2018. Deadline passed
AES Scholarship We will be awarding $500 to the winner(s) each year. Scholarship Deadline – October 6, 2018. Students will submit an essay on the topic that appears on the scholarship page of our web site http://www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm. The essay prompt is: When you look back on your life in 30 years, what would it take for you to consider your life successful? What relationships or accomplishments will be important on this journey? Deadline passed
Abbott and Fenner Scholarship Program
Abbott & Fenner Business Consultants are pleased to be able to continue with our scholarship program for the 11th year. We will be awarding up to $1,000 to the winner(s) each year. Scholarship Deadline – June 14, 2018. Students will submit an essay on the topic that appears on the scholarship page of our web site: http://www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.htm.
Allentown-West Rotary Club Scholarship Award
The Allentown-West Rotary Club will be awarding several $1000 scholarships in May, 2018. Seniors are encouraged to apply using the form at http://www.temptingtastes.net/webform1.php . You must be accepted at an institution of higher education. The form must be submitted by March 31, 2018. Deadline passed
Alpha Chapter of Alpha Delta Kappa International Honorary Sorority for Women Educators is pleased to announce it is receiving application for the MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP AWARD for students who plan to major in Education. Applications are available in the counselling office. Scholarship information and application may also be found on our website: adkalpha54.wixsite.com/paalpha. Deadline is April 15, 2018. Deadline passed
ASHE – The East Penn Section of the American Society of Highway Engineers has a Scholarship Program for high school seniors who are enrolled or planning to enroll in a program leading to a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering or Civil and Construction Engineering Technology. The scholarship application is available in the counseling office and also available on the website, www.eastpenn.ashe.pro. This scholarship is available to students that attend a school in Districts that serve Berks, Lehigh, Northampton, Carbon, Monroe and Schuylkill Counties. Each Scholarship amount is $3,000. Deadline is March 2, 2018: If you have any questions, please contact me at 610-832-3517 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline passed
The American Musical and Dramatic Academy (AMDA) awards more that $10 million in scholarships each year. Individual awards range from $1,000 to $18,000. Scholarships are awarded based on talent, merit, academic excellence and financial need. If you plan to attend AMDA and qualify, see your counselor to discuss nomination procedure.
AreaVibes-is offering a $2500 essay scholarship. It would be suitable for anyone enrolled as a full-time High school
student, College or University or enrolled in any other accredited institute of higher learning.
information on the scholarship can be found at the following website: http://www.areavibes.com/scholarships/. In order to participate in the scholarship contest, applicants must meet the following criteria: Must be a legal resident of the United States.
Must be 16 – 25 years old. Must be currently attending a High School, University or college during the 2018 calendar year. Provide your 250 word essay (How does Livability play a factor in selecting a college?) before 31st May 2018. A winner will be chosen by the 15th June 2018.
Samir (Sam) Ashmar Memorial Scholarship
Sam was a volunteer firefighter since 1982, presently serving as fire marshal and EMT for Upper Macungie Township Station 56, and previously served the Good Will Fire Company, No. 1 Trexlertown, and Lower Macungie Township Station 30. Sam was an assistant to the Pennsylvania State Police Fire Marshal and held memberships in the International, National and Pennsylvania Association of Arson Investigators. He also served on the board of directors for the Burn Prevention Foundation, Allentown, from 2000 to 2009. Sam passed away on Thursday November 20, 2014 after responding to an emergency call in his community. Scholarships will be awarded to a Parkland High School, Emmaus High School, and Northwestern Lehigh High School graduating seniors who will be continuing their education at an accredited college, university, or technical school. Scholarship eligibility is as follows:
- Must have a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA
- Applicants with experience in the emergency services field preferred, but not required (fire, EMS, police, etc.)
- Must complete the application, including two letters of recommendation from non-family members, and the short essay (if involved in emergency services, one letter must be from a supervisor in your role as an emergency service provider)
Deadline: March 21, 2018. Applications are available in the Counseling Office. Deadline passed
Asian/Pacific Islander Student Scholarships Paying for a college degree can be challenging but there are tons of scholarship opportunities available to help students cover the cost. Finding them, however, isn’t always easy, especially if you’re a first generation Asian or Pacific Islander student who isn’t familiar with the financial aid system. This guide features 25 scholarships specifically for API students, and offers tips on how to improve your chances of receiving a grant. Find out if you qualify for any of the awards at the following link: https://www.affordablecollegesonline.org/college-resource-center/scholarships-for-asian-and-pacific-islander-students/
Assumption College is sponsoring the Light the Way Scholarship which will award $25,000/year to up to 50 students impacting the world in a positive way. A completed application includes a brief essay on how you are contributing to make the world a better place, along with a letter of recommendation and a visual representation of your work. To be considered, you must apply for admission to the College and complete the scholarship application by December 15, 2017. Learn more at www.assumption.edu/lighttheway. Deadline passed
The Beauty + Wellness Scholarship is designed to provide financial assistance to female students who are leading healthy lifestyles. Students are asked to write a brief 500 word essay on their experiences maintaining health + wellness while enrolled in college. Here is the link to the details and the requirements to apply for this scholarship: https://www.skincareox.com/scholarship/ .
Big Sun Athletic Scholarships The Big Sun Organization is proud to be able to continue to help young athletes succeed in their academic pursuits. All student athletes, whether high school seniors or college students, are eligible for this award regardless of which sport they are participating in. Their participation may be any capacity – as a player, coach, assistant or official. Amount of award is $500.00. Please visit the website at http://www.bigsunathletics.com to learn how to apply. Deadline is June 19, 2018.
Shaun Buenzly Memorial Scholarship Shaun Buenzly was a 2003 graduate of Parkland High School who passed away suddenly in an automobile accident. This scholarship is awarded to students planning to pursue elementary or secondary education, music or art who maintains a minimum of a 3.0 GPA. Details and applications are available in the counseling office. Application deadline is April 3, 2018. Deadline passed
Cetronia Scholarship -Parent’s Association of Cetronia (PAC)
Charles A. Klein, Jr. Memorial Scholarship
One $750 scholarship will be awarded to a Parkland High School graduating senior who will be attending an institution of higher learning. Applicants must have attended Cetronia Elementary School for at least one full academic year. Additional details and applications are available in the counseling office. Deadline: April 1, 2018. Deadline passed
Chatham University – Rachel Carson Healthy Planet Award & Scholarship, a full-tuition scholarship to attend Chatham University . Applicants must meet all scholarship requirements and be accepted to Chatham in order to qualify for scholarship interview. For more information and to apply, visit chatham.edu/scholarships. Deadline: November 1, 2017. Deadline passed
Christensen & Hymas General Scholarship – is a law firm sponsoring a scholarship opportunity for students who are interested in furthering their education. Kenneth Christensen and Russell Hymas are proud to offer a generous $1,000.00 scholarship for any individuals who qualify. Qualified applicants must be planning to further their education at a college or university in the United States, have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher. Students will write an essay explaining your life balance including educational, familial and personal goals. Additional details and the online application can be found at: https://christensenhymas.com/about-us/community-involvement/general-scholarship/ The deadline for application submissions is August 1, 2018.
College Raptor, the leader in helping college-bound students and families discover their personalized college cost estimates, is pleased to announce a new scholarship opportunity. The $2,500 College Raptor Scholarship encourages students to look past the sticker price of college and help pay for their education. The application is now available at www.CollegeRaptor.com/2500Scholarship and is open until June 1, 2018.
The Coolidge Scholarship is among America’s most generous scholarships. It provides a full ride scholarship that covers a student’s tuition, room, board, and expenses for four year of undergraduate study. The scholarship can be used at any accredited U.S. college or university. The main criterion for the Coolidge is academic merit. More information, including the applications, is available at Coolidgescholars.org. All applications must be received by 5:00 PM EST, January 24, 2018. Deadline passed
- Davis Scholarship
The deadline is approaching for the 2017 B.Davis Scholarship. Please visit our website at http://www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm to read about us and to provide your students with an opportunity to apply for our scholarship. Applications must be received by May 22, 2017. Amount of Scholarship: $1,000. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at email@example.com.
Davidson College sponsors the John Montgomery Belk Scholarship recognizes students who have demonstrated superior intellectual and personal achievement and significant leadership ability. Information is available in the counseling office. If you are interested in being nominated for this opportunity, please see your counselor by November 7, 2017 if you are interested in being considered for this opportunity. Deadline passed
Davidson College also sponsors the Davidson College Bryan Scholarships – valued at $30,000 annually for top senior scholar athletes. If you are interested in being considered as a nominee from Parkland, see your counselor for additional information by September 20, 2017. Additional information is also available from the Director of Merit Programs, Ms. Gardner Roller Ligo at firstname.lastname@example.org or on the website at www.davidson.edu/Bryan. Deadline passed
2018 Diller Teen Tikkun Olam Awards Based on the Jewish concept of tikkun olam, or “repair of the world,” the Diller Teen Tikkun Olam Awards seek to recognize teens who are exceptional role models in their communities and beyond. The awards celebrate teens who have demonstrated remarkable leadership and are actively engaged in projects that embody the values of tikkun olam. Teen projects may benefit the Jewish community or the general community. Additional information can be found at https://www.dillerteenawards.org/. DEADLINE: JANUARY 8, 2018. Deadline passed
Discover® Student Loans Scholarship Award that will give away a total of $100,000 in scholarships to 40 individuals. New this year, both students and parents of eligible students can register. Now through December 31, 2017, eligible students and parents can enter to win one of the $2,500 scholarships by signing up to receive helpful tips on planning and paying for college at CollegeCovered.com/Assist. Students and parents can earn up to three additional entries into the Discover Student Loans scholarship sweepstakes when they share the sweepstakes via Facebook, Twitter and/or email and their friend enters via the link in their share. No purchase or student loan is necessary for students to enter or win. For the official scholarship rules, visit Scholarship.collegecovered.com/do/rules. Deadline passed
The Drive Smart Digital Short Contest, sponsored by CTIA Wireless Foundation, is OPEN and accepting entries. Students can enter a digital short to educate others about the dangers of driving distracted for a chance to win a $10,000 scholarship. Students 13 to 18-year-old create a 15 to 60 second digital short. Deadline: December 18, 2017. Deadline passed
Dunkin’ Donuts The 9th Annual Dunkin’ Donuts Philadelphia Regional Scholarship will open for online application on March 1, 2018 and conclude on April 15, 2018. Scholarship recipients will be selected on the basis of “well-rounded” character: positive academic record, demonstrated leadership, commitment to school and community activities, and experience in a work environment. Students will be able to access the online application at www.learnmore.scholarsapply.org/dunkinphilly Deadline passed
Fleet Reserve Association Black Diamond Branch 115 Lehigh Valley Americanism Essay Contest – Students in grades 7-12 will write a 350 word essay centered around the theme” What Patriotism Means to Me”. Details are available in the counseling office. Deadline for all entries is December 1, 2017. Deadline passed
Fogelsville Educator’s Scholarship One scholarship will be awarded to a high school senior who is pursuing a career in the field of education. Scholarship candidates must have attended Fogelsville Elementary School for a minimum of two years. Applications are available in the counseling office. Application deadline is April 2, 2018. Deadline passed
GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program
High School seniors who demonstrate Exceptional leadership, drive, integrity and citizenship are invited to apply for the GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program. In honor of the legacy and character of President Ronald Reagan, this program annually rewards up to 20 college-bound students with $10,000 renewable scholarships (up to $40,000 per recipient). Applications for the GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program will be accepted online until January 4, 2018. For more information, eligibility requirements, and an online application, visit reaganfoundation.org/scholarships, or follow us on Facebook at facebook.com/GEReaganScholarships. Deadline passed
Gettysburg College – STEM Scholarships -Through the National Science Foundation (NSF), a STEM scholarship program for students interested in STEM fields (Biology, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Mathematics, and Physics) is being offered. STEM Scholars will have their full demonstrated financial need met for all four years with no loans, and have the opportunity to:
- Attend a STEM-focused pre-orientation workshop with other STEM Scholars.
- Enroll in an exclusive First-Year Seminar taught by STEM faculty.
- Participate in bi-monthly luncheons with STEM faculty and a variety of learning activities on and off campus.
- Take advantage of various STEM offerings, including faculty-student research, peer-mentoring, preferential residence in Gettysburg College’s Science House, and internship opportunities with industrial partners.
The deadline for Regular Decision admission (using the Common Application) is January 15, and students should file both the CSS Financial Aid Profile and FAFSA by January 15.
Please visit the Gettysburg College website for additional information which also has a link to the application. Deadline passed
Good Will Fire Company No.1 is celebrating 100 years of service as an all-volunteer fire department. In our of this they have established the Fred J. Gross Memorial Community Service Award to be given to one graduating senior who resides within the area the fire company covers – Upper Macungie Township and Lower Macungie Township. Eligibility criteria include community service. Applications are available in the Counseling Office. Deadline to apply is April 24, 2018.
Patti Heffner Memorial Scholarship
Interested senior, female student athletes should complete and submit applications to the counseling office no later than April 27, 2018. The award is $2,000. Scholarship eligibility is as follows: Must be a senior, female student athlete, who will be attending a college or university in the fall of 2018.Must have a minimum 3.25 cumulative GPA. Must have played a varsity sport for a minimum of two years while in high school, including senior year. Must demonstrate Financial Need. Must complete application, including essay. Applications are available in the counseling office.
Hellenic University Club Of Philadelphia announces 2018-2019 university / college scholarships for students of greek descent or declared majors in greek studie undergraduate scholarships these scholarships will be awarded to students with outstanding academic qualifications and financial need. applicants must be
enrolled full-time in a degree program at an accredited four-year college or university, or they must be high school seniors accepted for enrollment in such a degree program. please note that some scholarships have special eligibility requirements. Applications for these scholarships are available through our website www.hucphiladelphia.org. Deadline: April 2, 2018. Deadline passed
The 2017 Horatio Alger Association Scholarship Programs –This scholarship program provides financial assistance to students throughout the nation who have financial need and have exhibited integrity and perseverance in overcoming personal adversity. Scholarship criteria also include high school graduation in spring/summer 2017, commitment to pursue and complete a bachelor’s degree, and U.S. citizenship. Scholarships range from $5,000 to $20,000. Students may apply online by October 25, 2017 at scholars.horatioalger.org. Deadline passed
Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc. is sponsoring a Career & Technical Scholarship
This is the association’s first national scholarship program for students seeking to pursue career and technical education in a post-secondary environment. This scholarship program provides financial assistance to students throughout the nation who have financial need and have exhibited integrity and perseverance in overcoming personal adversity. Students may apply online from March 15 –June 1, 2018 at application.horatioalger.org.
Ironton Elementary School PTO is sponsoring the Lynette C. Smith Honorary Scholarship
– Two graduating seniors, one male and one female will be awarded $500 each
– Students must have attended Ironton Elementary for at least one academic year
– Students must be continuing with their education
– Winning essays will be selected by the Ironton PTO
Essay Guidelines for the Scholarships
Essay not to exceed 500 words
Essay must describe a memorable event during your time as a student at Ironton Elementary School.
Essay must express how the Ironton community of parents, teachers and staff influenced you to become a successful student. Please submit scholarship entries to Mrs. Poremba on or before March 21, 2018. Deadline passed
Jaindl Elementary School PTO Scholarship will award two $500 scholarships to former Jaindl students who will be attending an institution of higher learning after graduating from Parkland High School. Students must complete the application and respond to the following question: The school motto at Jaindl is “respectful, responsible and safe.” How do you think this philosophy has prepared you for your future endeavors in higher education? Applications are available in the counseling office and the deadline is May 1, 2018.
Kernsville Elementary School PTO Scholarship Fund
Two $500 scholarships will be awarded to 2 Parkland High School graduating seniors who will be attending an institution of higher learning. Applicants must have attended Kernsville Elementary School for at least one full academic year. Details and applications are available in the counseling office. Deadline is Monday, March 12, 2018. Deadline passed
Kratzer Elementary PTO Scholarship
The Kratzer Elementary PTO will award one $500.00 scholarship to a former Kratzer student who will be attending a post-secondary institution of higher learning (college, university, trade school) after graduating from Parkland High School. To be eligible for this scholarship, you must have attended Kratzer Elementary for a minimum of 3 years. Applications are available in the counseling office. Deadline is April 6, 2018. Deadline passed
Lehigh County School Nurses Advisory Board is offering up to three $1,000 scholarships. They will be awarded to 3 students graduating from a Lehigh County High School who have been accepted into a nursing program at an accredited post-secondary institution. For more information go to SNAB website at www.lcsnab.com . The application is also available in the counseling office. Application deadline is April 1, 2018. Deadline passed
Lehigh Valley Aging in Place, in our continuing support of the Seniors of the Lehigh Valley, is offering a scholarship to help support the educational goals for those individuals pursuing a career focused in the geriatric field. Applications are available in the counseling office. Deadline to apply is March 31, 2018. Deadline passed
The Lehigh Valley Community Foundation is currently accepting applications for the following scholarships to be awarded to graduates of the Class of 2018:
- The Stephanie Olexa and Seth Weber Scholarship for Criminal Justice will be awarded to a high school senior who will be majoring in criminal justice or law enforcement at an accredited institution for post-secondary education.
- The Stephanie Olexa and Seth Weber Scholarship for the Life Sciences will be awarded to a high school senior who will be majoring in the life sciences at an accredited institution for post-secondary education.
Multiple one-year scholarships will be awarded in 2018 totaling $4,320. Students from any public, private or charter school in Lehigh, Northampton or Bucks County are eligible to apply for the scholarships. To apply, students should go to the online grant portal on the Community Foundation’s website at https://www.grantinterface.com/Home/Logon?urlkey=lehighvalley The deadline to apply is April 20, 2018.Deadline passed
THE 2018 LEHIGH COUNTY ENVIROTHON An Envirothon highlight to be announced at the 2018 county competition will be the winners of two $1000 LCCD Environmental Studies Scholarships. LCCD District Manager Bill McFadden will award the prizes to two students, a female and a male, who attend a Pennsylvania college in the fall of 2018 and enroll in a program pertaining to the field of conservation and/or environmental science. Interested students are asked to submit a 500-word essay regarding a particular outdoor experience or environmental feature in the state of Pennsylvania that has had great influence upon their decision to go into the conservation or environmental science field. The scholarship prize money has no stipulations for use other than that the winner must utilize the money for their college experience. The essay deadline is Thursday, March 29.
Submissions should be mailed to:
Lehigh County Conservation District
c/o Jolie Chylack
4184 Dorney Park Road
Allentown, PA 18104
Lehigh Valley Military Affairs Council will be offering scholarships for returning veterans, veterans needing retraining, children and un-married spouses of military personnel killed in action, children of veterans (seniors) enrolling in a higher education institution (trade school) and high school seniors enrolling in a higher educational ROTC program with the intention of entering military service but who are not the children of veterans. The application is available at www.lvmac.org under scholarship program on the home page. Deadline is May 31, 2018.
The Lehigh Valley Pennsylvania Society of Professional Engineers (LVPSPE) is sponsoring a scholarship. At the local chapter of PSPE, they are in the process of awarding scholarships for 2018 local high school graduating seniors who will major in an engineering curriculum in college. The application form and additional information are posted at http://www.lvpspe.org/Scholarships. The application can be completed on line, but cannot be saved; it can be printed with PDF software, or printed to paper and scanned for return e-mail. Either electronic or paper applications are acceptable. Applications are due by Sunday March 11, 2018. Mailed paper applications should be postmarked by Monday, March 5, 2018. Deadline passed
Lehigh Valley Water Suppliers, Inc. is sponsoring a scholarship for students who have participated in environmental or science activities and/or those considering continuing their education in a field which could be applied in the water industry (science, engineering, finance, plumbing, etc.) Two $250 scholarships will be awarding in 2017. Applications are available in the counseling office. Deadline is March 24, 2018. Deadline passed
National Federation of the Blind (NFB) sponsors scholarship opportunities for blind or visually impaired students who will be continuing their education. In order to apply for this scholarship, go to http://www.nfb.org/scholarships to complete an application on-line. Deadline is March 31, 2018. Deadline passed
Neffs UCC Preschool Scholarship The Neffs UCC Preschool offers a $250 scholarship each year to a graduating senior who plans on continuing their education. The senior must be a graduate of the preschool and submit an essay. Details are available in the counseling office. Deadline is March 1st. Deadline passed
NC State University – The Park Scholarship Program brings exceptional students to NC State based on their accomplishments and potential in scholarship, leadership, service, and character. Parks Scholars receive a four year scholarship to cover tuition and fees; room and board; books and personal expenses. If you are interested in being endorsed for this opportunity, you must see your counselor by October 1, 2017. Additional information can be found at https://park.ncsu.edu/. Deadline passed
NursingSchoolsAlmanac.com has just launched its fourth annual Aspiring Nurse Scholarship. announce by the Nursing Schools Almanac. Their website will award a $1,000 scholarship to an aspiring nurse who best demonstrates: a track record of academic excellence, particularly in science and mathematics and a passion for the nursing profession and the overall field of healthcare. This scholarship is open to all high school seniors who plan to pursue college education in nursing, including LPN / LVN, ADN, and BSN programs. Scholarship applications will be accepted until midnight on August 31, 2018. Interested students should visit www.nursingschoolsalmanac.com and click the banner on the right-hand side of the website’s homepage. Here they’ll find detailed scholarship information and the official application form.
Orefield Middle School PTO Scholarship
Scholarships in the amount of five hundred dollars will be awarded to two Parkland High School graduating seniors who will be attending an institution of higher education. Students must have attended Orefield Middle School. Applications and requirements are available in the counseling office. Deadline is March 12, 2018. Deadline passed
Parkland Education Association SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITY Three (3) scholarships in the amount of $1000 each is awarded to SENIORS who plan to teach in public schools. Applications are available in the Guidance Office or from Mrs. Hartman in Room E104. Deadline for submission is April 16, 2018 at 3:00 P.M. (NO LATE SUBMISSIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED). The applications are available in the Counseling Office. Completed application and a copy of your transcript should be submitted using one of the following methods: 1.) email to email@example.com or 2.) in person to Mrs. Hartman in Room E104 in the cafeteria. Deadline passed
The Parkland Garden Club is pleased to announce a $2,000 scholarship to be awarded to a graduating senior furthering their education in the field of horticulture, floriculture, landscaping, agriculture or some related field. Applications are available in the counseling office. Deadline is April 18, 2018. Deadline passed
Parkland Youth Center (PYC) Scholarship
PYC will offer a $500 scholarship to one Parkland High School senior who will be attending a post-secondary institution of higher learning (college, university, or trade school.) Student must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and must have participated in PYC sports for a minimum of 3 years. Additional details and the application can be found in the counseling office. Deadline is May 11, 2018.
Parkland Trojan Alumni Varsity Club – The Parkland Trojan Alumni Varsity Club is offering the $2,000 Art Halderman Scholarship for s senior male varsity winner and the $2,000 Marlin Burkhardt Scholarship for s senior female varsity letter winner. Applications are available in the counseling office and completed applications must be submitted the the counseling office by April 27, 2018.
PSECU Scholarship Program – If you are a member of PSECU (credit union), you may apply for a scholarship at psecu.com/scholarships. This year the application is a new electronic application and paper applications will not be accepted. All applications must be submitted by 12 p.m. (ET) on February 28, 2018. Deadline passed
Pennsylvania American Legion Scholarships can be found at http://pa-legion.com/programs/student-programs/. Various scholarships including an Essay Contest – open to any high school student; an Oratorical Contest-open to any high school student; Sebastianelli Drum Corps Scholarships –open to senior who is a child or grandchild of a legionnaire in the band is going on to higher education with a major in music; Robert W Valimont Endowment – open to senior who is a child/grandchild of legionnaire seeking a two year career -oriented education or training; Robert Trace Essay Contest – open to students 15-18 years old who is a child/grandchild of legionnaire or child of Pennsylvania soldier killed as a result of war on terrorism. Please see website for individual applications/brochures for complete rules, instructions and more information. Deadline is May 1, 2018.
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, business education). Complete details including criteria, guidelines, and scholarship application can be found at PAEOP’s website: https://www.paeop.com/page/76– under Award & Scholarships. Questions should be directed to committee chair: Lenore Filipovic Phoenixville Area School District 386 City Line Avenue Phoenixville, PA 19460 Work Phone #: 484-927-5012 Work Fax #: 610-933-3189 email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline is March 1st. Deadline passed
The Pennsylvania Association of Medical Suppliers is pleased to announce that they will be awarding a $1,000 scholarship to a deserving student who has overcome physical challenges with the help of home medical equipment and supplies. Additional details and the application are available in the counseling office. Deadline is March 23, 2018. Deadline passed
2018 PACB Foundation Scholarship Program – The Pennsylvania Association of Community Bankers has established the PACB Foundation that provides scholarships to children of PACB member institutions’ employees and directors. The scholarships are available to high school seniors who are planning to attend an accredited college, university, or community college on s full-time basis. Applications are available in the counseling office. Deadline is February 23, 2018. Deadline passed
PA Scholars Application – Stamps Scholarship and Nordenberg Scholars Program – the University of Pittsburgh is proud to partner with the Stamps Family Charitable Foundation to offer a full tuition, room and board scholarship to five incoming freshman from Pennsylvania. Known as the Stamps Scholarship, the award also provides up to $17,400 in enrichment funds to be used over four years (or eight terms) for the purpose of study abroad, unpaid internships, research, and other leadership experiences. Each year, five graduating high school seniors from Pennsylvania will be selected to participate in the Nordenberg Leadership Scholars Program. Each student will each receive a full-tuition scholarship for four years (or eight terms) which may include one international experience as well as assistance with securing internship positions throughout their time at Pitt. Students may start the PA Scholars Application today at https://oafa.pitt.edu/pa_scholars/index.php?utm_source=gc&utm_medium=email&utm_content=1000.
Parkway Manor PTO is sponsoring a scholarship for students who attended that school. Applications and details are available in the counseling office. Deadline to apply for this scholarship is March 23, 2018. Deadline passed
The PenSPRA 2018 scholarship program is now available. PenSPRA, or the Pennsylvania School Public Relations Association, offers three $1,000 scholarships, one in each of its three regions, for public school students planning to major in communications or public relations.
The deadline for submission is March 9, 2018. Applications and more information are available on the PenSPRA website at: http://www.penspra.org/ScholarshipInfo.aspx Deadline passed
The Pennsylvania JCI (Junior Chamber International) Senate is an organization affiliated with the Pennsylvania Jaycees and the United States JCI Senate. The Pennsylvania JCI Senate annually sponsors a scholarship for senior students who are residents of Pennsylvania. We will be awarding two $500 scholarships this year. The applications of these two recipients will then be forwarded to the United States JCI Senate Foundation for consideration to receive an additional national grant of $1000. In the last eighteen years, eighteen Pennsylvania Scholarship Recipients have also received one of these $1000 national grants. The scholarship application is available on the U.S. JCI Senate website. Go to www.usjcisenate.org and click on “Scholarship Program” in the top header for the link to the application. The completed application, with all appropriate attachments, must be postmarked by January 5, 2018. Deadline passed
The Pennsylvania Municipal League is announcing the 35th Annual PML essay Scholarship Contest for high school seniors. High School seniors competing in the scholarship program should prepare an essay of three typewritten, double-spaced pages. This year’s theme is “Civics and You.” Participants are asked to reflect on the theme by writing about opportunities in their community that allow for civic engagement and encourage citizens to volunteer to help with local challenges. Essays must be postmarked and mailed no later that Friday, June 8, 2018. Only one essay/scholarship application from Parkland may be submitted. Additional information and applications are available in the counseling office. If you are interested in applying for this scholarship, submit your completed application to Mrs. Poremba in the counseling office by June 1, 2018.
The Pennsylvania Society Scholarship Program, partnering with the Maguire Foundation, is offering scholarships to 25 Pennsylvania Seniors. Recipients will receive an annual renewable $8,000 scholarship for 4 years of study. A recipient must enroll in a 4-year accredited PA college, have at least a 3.0 GPA, and have demonstrated financial need and a commitment to serve the community. Scholarship winners are required to complete 9 credits of study in history, civics or government studies. Applications are available at www.scholarsapply.org/pennsylvaniasociety . Deadline: November 1, 2017. Deadline passed
PSEA Eastern Region Scholarship Program – The Eastern Region of the Pennsylvania State Education Association (heretofore referred to as “Eastern PSEA”) is proud to announce the establishment of the Eastern PSEA Scholarship Program. The graduating child/stepchild of one PSEA member in each of the five counties represented by Eastern PSEA – Berks, Schuylkill, Carbon, Lehigh, or Northampton – will receive a one-time, one-thousand dollar ($1000) scholarship to pursue continuing studies beyond high school. Applications are available in the Counseling Office or can be found at https://archive.psea.org/Leaders/UploadedFiles/email/797/2018%20Eastern%20PSEA%20scholarship%20instructions%20and%20application%20FINAL_32094_1.pdf Deadline April 20, 2018. Deadline passed
Pennsylvania Restaurant & Lodging Association Educational Foundation Inc. is sponsoring the 2018 Scholarship Program. Visit www.prla.org/scholarship for eligibility requirements and application materials. Questions? Call (800)345-5353. Applications must be postmarked by March 1, 2018. Deadline passed
Pointe Pest Control in Pennsylvania is offering a $500 scholarship (Pennsylvania ROFL Scholarship) for 2018. The scholarship will be given to a graduating senior or college freshman from Pennsylvania. There are more details about the scholarship and its qualifications in the link listed below. Deadline is April 30, 2018. https://pointe-pest.com/pennsylvania-scholarship/
The 2018 Prudential Spirit of Community Awards
Students who have made a difference through volunteering over the past could win $1,000 and a trip to Washington D.C. Application information is available at http://spirit.prudential.com or www.nassp.org/spirit. Application deadline is November 7, 2017. Deadline passed
The Purdue Alumni Club of the Lehigh Valley is proud to announce an academic scholarship program for incoming Purdue University students living in the Lehigh Valley and surrounding areas. The scholarships are provided by Purdue alumni and friends. Applications are due by March 1, 2018. To apply for the scholarship please complete the application at the following link: https://www.purduealumni.org/machform/view.php?id=11704. Deadline passed
Pureland Supply sells high quality replacement projector lamps to various Universities, Schools, and Government entities. We understand the importance of skilled trades in our society and appreciate those who learn and perform specific occupational trades.
The $1000.00 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. Details and application information are available at https://www.purelandsupply.com/t-scholarship.aspx. Deadline to apply is June 1, 2018.
The Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship is now available at www.jackierobinson.org. The JRF application is the vehicle through which more than 4,000 talented young minority high school students apply to become JRF Scholars and carry on the civic-minded legacy of the Foundation’s namesake, Jackie Robinson. The deadline to submit the application for a Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship is February 1, 2018 by 5:00 pm ET. Deadline passed
Rove Pest Control in Minneapolis is pleased to offer The Rove Pest Control Scholarship application for 2017. This scholarship opportunity is open to high school students and graduates nationwide in the United States of America who have been accepted to a college or university. This award will be presented to a United States student for the following academic year in the amount of $500.00 and will be paid at the beginning of the fall semester (2018). Rove Pest Control has an excellent track record in both residential and commercial pest control services in the Minneapolis metropolitan area. Although this scholarship is open to anyone seeking a higher education, special consideration will be given to anyone pursuing a degree in entomology or a related field. Only online applications will be accepted. The application can be found at: http://www.rovepestcontrol.com/rove-pest-control-scholarship/
Sattiraju Law Firm, PC located in Princeton, New Jersey. I’m pleased to announce the Sattiraju Employment Law Scholarship. This scholarship is now available to any student who will be attending an accredited college or university by Fall 2018 and have plans of attending law school in the future.
Deadline: May 31, 2018
Award Amount: $1,000
Application: The application can be found toward the bottom of the page at: http://www.sattirajulawfirm.com/#scholarship-application
St. John’s UCC is offering a $1,000 merit and need-based scholarship honoring the life and ministry of Rev. Dr. John Tisdale. The Rev. Dr. John Tisdale was an ordained minister, teacher, psychologist, author, and a professional in the health and medical arena. In those various roles, he spent his life ministering to others, attending to their spiritual, emotional intellectual and physical needs and wants.
Applications for the scholarship are available in the counseling office. Deadline to apply is May 15, 2018.
Saint Joseph University sponsors the John P. McNulty Scholars Program for Excellence in Science and Mathematics. The program provides full- and partial-tuition scholarships to highly qualified women majoring in the natural sciences, chemical biology, environmental science, computer science, or mathematics.Additional information can be found on the following website: sju.edu/mcnultyscholars. If you have questions about the program, contact the Office of Undergraduate Admissions by calling 610-660-1300 or emailing McNultyScholars@sju.edu.
SallieMae Scholarships as Unique as you Are – Scholarship search by SallieMae. Learn more at: SallieMae.com/ScholarshipSearch.
Schnecksville Playground Association (SPA) This Scholarship honors the memory of Sandi Riley, an untiring volunteer in our youth sports programs, our community and our schools. Sandi, a former member of the Schnecksville Playground Association (SPA) Board of Directors, exemplified the terms volunteer and good sportsmanship. This year SPA will award three $1,000.00 scholarships to graduating seniors. To be eligible for the awards, a student must be a 2018 high school graduate, demonstrate solid academic standing, accepted to attend a college, university, trade school, or some other post-secondary school in the fall of 2018, and must have played sports for the Schnecksville Playground Association. Applications are available in the counseling office or on the SPA website: www.schnecksvillesports.com. Application may be submitted to email@example.com or by US mail at Schnecksville Playground Association c/o Sandi Riley. Deadline: April 1, 2018. Deadline passed
Schnecksville PTO Scholarship Two Parkland High School graduating seniors who will be attending an institution of higher learning will each receive a $500 scholarship. Requirements: Student must have attended Schnecksville Elementary School for 3 full academic years. Student will be attending an institution of higher education within 6 months of High School Graduation. Additional requirements and the application are available in the counseling office. Deadline: March 5, 2018. Applications and essays must be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Additional supported materials must be submitted to Mrs. Poremba in the Counseling Office by March 5, 2018. Deadline passed
SeniorAdvice.com has just announced a new $2,000 scholarship for Parkland High School students who have acted as caregiver to an adult relative in any capacity:
This award has an application deadline of July 15, 2018. Application information can be found on the following link. https://www.senioradvice.com/senior-caregiver-scholarship-fall-2018. Deadline passed
Seton Hall University is sponsoring a contest entitled Pitch Perfect to win cash and a scholarship. Pirate Pitch is a contest designed by Seton Hall to teach the basics of entrepreneurship and idea generation to high school students. Students should submit an original business idea that describes an innovative product or service that they would like to create, in 350 words or fewer. Or, they can tell us about a business they’ve already launched! Deadline is October 18, 2017, at midnight. Learn more by visiting shu.edu/go/HSPitch. Deadline passed
Justin Sheftel Memorial Scholarship Award- In June 2005, a drunk driver tragically killed Justin Sheftel. This scholarship is being awarded to honor Justin, his life and to keep his memory alive. The ideal candidate would possess many of the characteristics and qualities that Justin exhibited in his life. Applicants must be a senior active in a Parkland Athletic Club of team with a 3.4 GPA and involved in extra-curricular activities. Applications are available in the counseling office. Deadline is April 9, 2018. Deadline passed
Simon Youth Community Scholarship program – Lehigh Valley Mall is partnering with Simon Youth Foundation (SYF) to sponsor the Simon Youth Community Scholarship program. A one-time award of up to $1,500 will be given awarded. Scholarship applications will only be available online. Students can apply by visiting syf.org/scholarships. Deadline is February 15, 2018. Deadline passed
Snow Carpio Weekly – s law office located in Phoenix, Arizona is sponsoring
the SCW DREAMers Scholarship. This scholarship is now available to any high school senior in the United States that desires to apply. More information on DREAMers can be found on our scholarship application below:
Award Amount: $2,500. Deadline is June 30, 2018.
SWE-LV Society of Women Engineers of the Lehigh Valley is sponsoring scholarships up to $5,000 for prospective female students enrolling in an engineering program at a college or university in the fall of 2018. The scholarship recipients are chosen based on academic achievement, extracurricular and leadership activities, an evaluation form and an essay. Applications can be found at http://lv.swe.org/schoalrships.html and must be submitted by 5 p.m. on February 11, 2018. Deadline passed
Spark Scholarship Fund is sponsored by Dr. Jason Hartman and Spark Orthodontics. High School Seniors who plan to attend college, with a demonstrated record of leadership and community service are eligible to apply. Details are available in the counseling office. Applications must be received by Monday, May 21, 2018.
Springhouse Middle School Partnership Scholarship A $500 scholarship will be awarded to two Parkland High School graduating seniors who will be attending an institution of higher education. Additional information and applications are available in the counseling office. Deadline to apply is March 8, 2018. Deadline passed
On this website you will find a list of 10 Scholarship Programs that will give out more than 1 million dollars to students in the 2017-18 school year. Students from Pennsylvania school districts are eligible for all of the awards listed. To download this newsletter in a PDF, please visit the link at www.studentscholarships.org/newsletter.php.
2018 Student-View Scholarship Program – This scholarship will be awarded via s random drawing of all completed applications. Simply log on to www.student-view.com and complete s 15-20 minute application survey about colleges in your area. Deadline: April 22, 2018.
Toptal STEM Scholarships for Women –Toptal started a scholarship program to award 12 scholarships over the next 12 months to help young women pursue their technical career aspirations. It is open to more than just young aspiring developers; the award applies to anyone with a passion for tech and we welcome applicants from high school who have a growing interest in STEM. Each scholarship winner will receive a stipend, and in addition, a year of mentorship and guidance from the senior developers within our network. Additional information and scholarship guidelines can be found at https://www.toptal.com/scholarships.
Typology Central Personality Type Scholarship – This award is now open to all high school seniors. First prize is a $2,000 award and 2nd prize id $500. To further opportunities for those interested in personality type and theory, undergraduate and graduate students who will be attending an accredited university or college are eligible to apply for this scholarship. Applicants are required to write an essay of at least 1000 words(personal statement about the use of personality type systems)submit an easily readable copy of your transcript and provide a list of academic and/or non-academic awards and achievements. You can find full information on our scholarship here http://www.typologycentral.com/forums/scholarship.php.
United Steelworkers Hugh Carcella Scholarship Program for 2017 Scholarships, each with a total value of $4,000 ($1,000) per year), will be awarded in June, 2018. An applicant must be a member in good standing, or the son or daughter of members of the United Steelworkers are eligible. Deadline is March 15, 2018. Details can be found in the Counseling Office. Deadline passed
United Way of the Greater Lehigh Valley is pleased to offer a $4,000 scholarship for female high-school seniors planning to study a STEM field (Science, Technology, Engineering or Math/Finance) in college. The Scholarship is entitled the 2018 Hasan Fehmi & Sabahat Erel Legacy S.T.E.M. Additional information and applications are available in the counseling office. Deadline for submission is April 20. Deadline passed
University of Michigan – College of Engineering is awarding the Geisinger Scholarship to non-Michigan residents majoring in Engineering. For scholarship applications and additional information, go to http://scholarships.engin.umich.edu/new-students/. Deadline is January 17, 2018. Deadline passed
University of Virginia: The Jefferson Scholars Foundation at the University of Virginia is now accepting nominations for the Jefferson Scholars Class of 2022. Jefferson Scholarships provide full tuition, fees, and a living stipend for four years of undergraduate study at U.Va., plus a number of generous enrichment benefits including a study abroad experience. I encourage you to learn more about the scholarship, the selection criteria, and the multi-stage selection process by visiting the Foundation’s website . If you are interested in being nominated by Parkland for this scholarship, please see your counselor. Deadline: December 1, 2017. Deadline passed
The Upper Lehigh Lions Club is sponsoring scholarships for students continuing their education at a 4 year, 2 year, or trade and technical school. Details and applications are available in the counseling office. Deadline is March 8, 2018. Deadline passed
Washington University in St. Louis is seeking candidates for the Danforth Scholars Program who have exhibited a capacity for service and leadership, as well as, academic excellence. If you are interested in being nominated, see your counselor before November 15, 2017. Deadline Passed
WealthyEducation.com is excited to offer their Annual Scholarship Program to Parkland High School students who share a passion for investing and personal finance. They are inviting all bona fide students of Parkland High School to submit an essay from which they will choose winning applicants who will receive $3000 towards their costs of education. To apply for the Wealthy Education Scholarship, students are required to write and submit an essay on stock investment and personal finance before October 30, 2017. For reference and information regarding application, students may visit their website at https://wealthyeducation.com/scholarship/. Deadline passed
The WECID? Scholarship
A $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to the senior Parkland High School student who most exemplifies a commitment to helping others and best answers the question What else can I do? A completed application includes a brief essay and a letter of recommendation from a teacher, coach, or guidance counselor. The essay should detail current activities or career plans that display their dedication to help others. To be considered, your letter of recommendation and essay must be sent to: email@example.com by March 12, 2018. Deadline passed
Wendy’s High School Heisman
Students in the class of 2018 who have a “B” grade average and participate in at least one school-sponsored sport can apply online at WendysHeisman.com. Deadline October 2, 2017. Wendy’s is also giving away $10 Wendy’s gift cards to the first 1,000 applicants. Deadline passed
Adam Wolk Memorial Scholarship – Adam Wolk was a 2003 Parkland High School graduate who was diagnosed with leukemia just two weeks before graduation. Adam underwent challenging medical treatment and battled his leukemia with an underlying strength and unbreakable human spirit. This scholarship honors Adam’s life, strength, courage and spirit through the most difficult circumstances. Applicants must have been affected by a chronic or life threatening condition. Applicants must be a solid school citizen with a minimum 3.0 GPA who has, despite his/her condition, persevered through hard work, dedication and a passion for life. Applications are available in the counseling office. Deadline is April 20, 2018. Deadline passed
Women’s Business Council of the Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring a scholarship to recognize outstanding female high school seniors who have demonstrated academic ability and a commitment to learning, achievement, and community service. The recipient of the scholarship must: Be a student in good standing at her high school and must have maintained an overall 3.0 GPA. Good standing is defined as acceptable citizenship and attendance. Student will have demonstrated community service (for example school, faith-based or civic organizations, or employers). Student will be attending an accredited post-secondary educational program during the following academic year. Student will be an employee or the daughter of an employee of a business or organization that is a current member of the Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce. Children of the chamber staff, WBC Board, or the scholarship selection committee are ineligible. Complete ALL requested information on the application form.* You need not be accepted at a school before applying for the scholarship. Submit the application to your Guidance Counselor for their endorsement and they will forward the application the Women’s Business Council Scholarship Selection Committee. Applications must be submitted by March 30, 2018. Final evaluation may involve an in-person interview with the scholarship selection committee. Scholarships will be announced in May 2018. Applications are available in the Counseling Office. Deadline passed
Women Unlimited, Inc. is a Lehigh Valley based non-profit organization designed to promote civic awareness, community spirit, and educational exposure. Scholarship funds for qualified African American high school seniors who plan to attend a post-secondary school after graduation are available. Additional information and the application are available in the counseling office. Deadline is April 30, 2018.