Pennsylvania Scholarships

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Evans Scholars Program

The Evans Scholars Foundation, administered by the Western Golf Association, offers up to $60,000- scholarships to deserving caddies to pursue undergraduate degrees in Ohio.

Amount
$20,000–$60,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
October 15
Winner announcement
by May 31

Pennsylvania Society of Tax & Accounting Professionals’ scholarship

The PSTAP awards the Robert T. Zalenski Memorial Scholarship, ranging from $2,000 to $3,000, to three undergraduate students majoring in accounting at an accredited Pennsylvania college or university.

Amount
$2,000–$3,000
Scholarships awarded
3 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
October 31
Winner announcement
September 2022

Exelon HBCU Corporate Scholars Program

The Exelon Scholarship is a need-based financial scholarship given to African-American students per year for their four-year undergraduate studies in preparation for a career in Exelon and the energy industry.

Amount
$25,000–$100,000
Scholarships awarded
24 winners
Required GPA
2.8
Deadline
November 19
Winner announcement
February 2023

ASHRAE Region III Setty Family Foundation Scholarship

ASHRAE Region III Setty Family Foundation Scholarship is an annual program to support undergraduate engineering students in Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and Washington D.C.

Amount
$3,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
December 1

Charles “Chick” Roberts Scholarship

The scholarship is a one-time scholarship award offered by Roberts Filter Group to one graduate student studying water technologies at an accredited college or university in Pennsylvania.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
December 20

Pennsylvania Psychological Foundation’s Student Education Awards

Pennsylvania Psychological Foundation's Student Education Awards scholarship of $2,000 is offered by Pennsylvania Psychological Foundation (PPF) to financially assist graduate students to complete their doctoral degree in psychology.

Amount
$2,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
December 31

EESI Future Climate Leaders Scholarship Program

Students at HBCUs can apply for up to $5,000 in awards each academic year to pursue programs related to environmental science, clean energy, and climate policy at EESI-accredited institutions.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2.75
Deadline
January 1

Carlozzi Family Scholarship

The NYWICI offers two undergraduate and graduate female students the Carlozzi Family Scholarship, ranging between $2,500 to $10,000, demonstrating writing excellence to further their education in communications.

Amount
$2,500–$10,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3.2
Deadline
January 24

NYWICI Scholarship

The NYWICI Scholarship is available to an outstanding female student from either NY, NJ, CT, or PA to pursue an undergraduate or graduate degree in communications or related fields.

Amount
$2,500–$10,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3.2
Deadline
January 24

Society of Women Engineers – Lehigh Valley Professional Section Scholarship Program

The Scholarship is awarded to female high school graduating seniors in Pennsylvania enrolling as first-year students in an ABET-accredited engineering program with a major in engineering technology.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
January 30
Winner announcement
March 30, 2023

Interpublic Group Scholarship

The scholarship is awarded to two qualified undergraduate or graduate female students enrolled in a full-time communications-related field of study. It’s accompanied by a summer internship in New York City.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
3.2
Deadline
January 31

Doreen Dew Kauffman Scholarship

The Garden Club Federation of Pennsylvania offers the Doreen Dew Kauffman Scholarship of $1,000 to a deserving female student in Pennsylvania to further her education in horticulture, agriculture, floriculture, botany, and landscape architecture.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
February 1
Winner announcement
April 2023

Lou Manzione Scholarship

The Lou Manzione Scholarship awards $1,000 to two high school seniors in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, or Delaware, who are registered with USA Hockey. The award supports their undergraduate studies.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
February 1

Jimmy Rane Foundation Scholarships

The Jimmy Rane Foundation Scholarship offers need-based scholarships of between $500 and $5,000 to graduating high school seniors or students currently enrolled in accredited colleges in the U.S.

Amount
$500–$5,000
Scholarships awarded
48 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
February 7
Winner announcement
April 2023

Alliance Medical Education Scholarship Fund (AMES)

The Alliance Medical Education Scholarship Fund is awarded each year to multiple medical students in Pennsylvania to ease their financial burden and help them complete their degrees in medicine.

Amount
$2,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
February 28
Winner announcement
June 1, 2023

Pennsylvania House of Representatives Scholarship

The Foundation for Enhancing Communities seeks to provide financial support to eligible high school senior students continuing their education by covering the cost of tuition.

Amount
$6,400–$50,000
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
March 1
Winner announcement
May 2023

Fran Ward Women in Arboriculture Scholarship Program

The scholarship, offered by TREE Fund, financially supports female students in Pennsylvania and Delaware to pursue studies in arboriculture and urban forestry at an accredited college or university.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
March 15
Winner announcement
May 2022

Horace M. Thayer Scholarship Program

The scholarship program, offered by TREE Fund, financially supports students in Pennsylvania and Delaware to pursue studies in arboriculture and urban forestry at an accredited college or university.

Amount
$3,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
March 15

Conservation Officers of Pennsylvania Scholarship Fund

The scholarship offers a $1,000 scholarship to a deserving student residing in Pennsylvania studying or planning to be enrolled in a degree program focusing on wildlife conservation.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
March 31

Melville Alexander Eberhardt Memorial Fund

The Melville Alexander Eberhardt Memorial Fund of $4,000 was established by the Pittsburgh Foundation to assist Pennsylvania high schoolers to pursue a college degree in the study of their choice.

Amount
$4,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
March 31
Winner announcement
June 2022

PFDW Memorial Scholarship

The PFDW Memorial Scholarship is available to undergraduate Pennsylvania female students who are in their sophomore or junior year pursuing an undergraduate degree at any accredited university in the U.S.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
3 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1
Winner announcement
July, 2022

Road to Safety Scholarship

The Metzger Wickersham Road to Safety Scholarship awards three students in Pennsylvania scholarships of up to $1,000 for raising awareness of the dangers of dangerous driving through creative visual projects.

Amount
$500–$1,000
Scholarships awarded
3 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1
Winner announcement
May 2023

Bechtel Corporation Scholarship

The Bechtel Corporation Scholarship awards $5,000 to underrepresented undergraduates looking to major in the specified engineering degrees at the listed universities.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
4 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
May 1

Sue Wiseman Scholarship

Pennsylvania high school seniors who have carried out a personal project that focuses on one of Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful’s programs or focus areas are eligible.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
May 1

Community Service Scholarships

Preparing for college is an exciting time, but it can also be an overwhelming undertaking, especially for students graduating during a pandemic.

Amount
$500
Scholarships awarded
50 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
May 10
Winner announcement
July 2023

¡Lánzate!/Take Off! Higher Education Travel Award program

The ¡Lánzate!/Take Off! Higher Education Travel Award program offers 185 $1,500 flight e-passes to undergraduate and graduate students who travel away from home to study.

Amount
$1,500
Scholarships awarded
185 winners
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
May 15
Winner announcement
July 8, 2023

Pennsylvania Engineering Foundation (PEF) Scholarship

The Pennsylvania Society of Professional Engineers offers the Pennsylvania Engineering Foundation (PEF) Scholarship of $1,000 to five high school graduating seniors in Pennsylvania, each, to pursue engineering-related undergraduate degrees.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
5 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
May 31
Winner announcement
June 30th, 2022

Pennsylvania Land Surveyors’ Foundation Scholarship

The Pennsylvania Land Surveyors’ Foundation Scholarship awards five Pennsylvania students to pursue, or who are currently pursuing, a surveying education with the ultimate goal of becoming practicing professional land surveyors.

Amount
$1,000–$3,000
Scholarships awarded
5 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
May 31

Education Matters – The J.M. Heberlig-B.J. Helterbran Scholarship Fund

TFEC awards the J.M. Heberlig-B.J. Helterbran Scholarship Fund of up to $60,000 to undergraduate students who need financial aid for their educational goals in arts and recreation.

Amount
$20,000–$60,000
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
June 1

Faerie L. Angle Memorial Scholarship Fund

The Foundation for Enhancing Communities awards the Faerie L. Angle Memorial Scholarship Fund of up to $60,000 to qualified graduate students in Franklin County, Pennsylvania, studying to be lawyers.

Amount
$20,000–$60,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3
Deadline
June 1

Study.com September Scholarships

The Study.com September Scholarships offer 30 students in any field of study from the United States or 25 specific states a $500 scholarship each to pursue their undergraduate studies.

Amount
$500
Scholarships awarded
30 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
September 1
Winner announcement
December

Endowment for South Asian Students of Indian Descent (ESASID) Scholarship Fund

The Foundation of the Pennsylvania Medical Society, offers the ESASID Scholarship Fund of $5,000 to one medical student in Pennsylvania to ease the financial burden of education.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
September 30
Winner announcement
December 31, 2022

Foundation Education Award Scholarship

The Foundation of the Pennsylvania Medical Society offers the $5,500 Foundation Education Award Scholarship to underrepresented minority medical students who are Pennsylvania residents and enrolled at a Pennsylvania medical school.

Amount
$5,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
September 30
Winner announcement
December 2022

Supply Chain Management Education Scholarship

The Customized Distribution Services (CDS) awards a $1,000 scholarship to support Supply Chain Management majors or students in related disciplines.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
November 1

The Pennsylvania Society Scholarship Program with the Maguire Foundation

The Pennsylvania Society offers the Pennsylvania Scholarship Program with the Maguire Foundation of $8,000 to 25 high school seniors to enroll in undergraduate degrees in political science or American history.

Amount
$8,000
Scholarships awarded
25 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
November 1

Pennsylvania Scholarships

The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania is located in the northeastern region of the U.S. This state is home to some of the top colleges and esteemed public research universities. Pennsylvania is known for its diversity, metropolitan attractions, natural beauty, and growing economy so student life here promises to be exciting. College students get to enjoy bustling city life, the quiet places in the state, adventures, and superior academic programs.

Frequently asked questions

What are the top schools in Pennsylvania?

  • University of Pennsylvania

The University of Pennsylvania is a private institution that was founded in 1740. It is located in Philadelphia, PA. It is ranked 7th among 443 national universities. This university offers over 90 undergraduate degrees and 107 master’s programs for graduate students. There are also more than 450 student organizations and clubs that students can participate in while studying here.

The popular major at the University of Pennsylvania is Finance. If you are interested in Finance, have a look at these scholarships.

  • Carnegie Mellon University

Carnegie Mellon University is a private institution that is located in Pittsburgh, PA. It was founded in 1900 and offers 133 undergraduate majors today. This university also offers over 87 master’s programs, 9 of which are made available online. There are over 350 clubs and organizations for students to choose from.

The top major at Carnegie Mellon University is computer science. If you are interested in computer science, have a look at these scholarships.

  • Lehigh University

Lehigh University is a private institution that is located in Bethlehem, PA. It was founded in 1865. The university offers 76 undergraduate degrees (with 64 majors in 19 different fields of study). There are also over 51 master’s programs available. Students at Lehigh University can also choose to participate in some of the over 200 organizations and clubs available.

The top major at Lehigh University is Finance. If you are interested in Finance, have a look at these scholarships.

Most popular majors in Pennsylvania?

  1. Finance
  2. Management Sciences and Information Systems
  3. Business

Where does Pennsylvania rank in education?

Pennsylvania ranks 13th on the list of most educated states and 11th on our list of states with the best and worst public school systems. Read our Scholaroo data reports for more information on the different factors that affect the ranking.