PENNSYLVANIA SOCIETY OF PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERS SCHOLARSHIP
Seniors planning to attend a college or University for Engineering are encouraged to apply. See the link for details and application.
Mid Penn Bank (formerly Riverview Bank) serves as Trustee of the Kasper-Whelan Education Trust, established by the Last Will and Testament of Anthony John Orlick. This fund was established to provide scholarships up to $1,500.00 per person for any person/student pursuing education after high school that is a Schuylkill County resident with a family income limit under $250,000.00. The number of scholarships awarded will vary each year.
The scholarships are awarded by a lottery drawing. The application MUST BE on a 5 x 8 stock card, which is the responsibility of the applicant to provide. There are specific qualifications and submission requirements that have been outlined on the guideline sheet that is attached.
KASPER-WHELAN SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION GUIDELINES
2 HIDDEN RIVER CREDIT UNION SCHOLARSHIPS DUE BY APRIL 30, 2022
1- Virgil C. Scott (“Scotty”) Volunteer Community Service Scholarship
As a high school teacher and coach for 37 years, Scotty motivated and inspired his students. He personally volunteered his time as a member of our Board of Directors. Scotty was a credit union advocate for well over 30 years, last serving as HRCU’s Treasurer.
HRCU will award two $1,000 scholarships for community service in 2022. All eligible students who demonstrate an enthusiasm for supporting their community are encouraged to apply.
2 - Richard (“Dick”) J. Ketz Athletic and Academic Achievement Scholarship
An educator and coach for more than 30 years, Dick encouraged students to strive for excellence. He was committed to the credit union and served as a volunteer member of our Supervisory Committee and Board of Directors. Dick advocated on behalf of the credit union for more than 40 years, last serving as a credit union Director.
HRCU will award two $1,000 scholarships for athletic and academic achievement in 2022.
All eligible students who demonstrate both athletic and academic excellence are encouraged to apply. https://www.hdriver.org/scholarships/
THE SKIP DR. HARRY A. & MARY JO CROSSWELL ENVIRONMENTAL CITIZENSHIP SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
The SKIP Dr. Harry A. and Mary Jo Crosswell environmental citizenship scholarship award is presented by SKIP annually to a Schuylkill County graduating senior who has most demonstrated environmental concerns through community involvement. The student must show an involvement with environmental issues and must have participated in at least one (1) SKIP cleanup during their high school years. The adult leader and/or school representative must sign the included participation certification form as part of this scholarship award application verifying completion of at least one (1) cleanup. The SKIP board of directors will select this student based on a review of various factors including school and community activities relating to the environment, community involvement and academic performance. The student's post-graduation plans will also be considered. Selection will be based on these parameters:
ENVIRONMENTAL INVOLVEMENT - 45%
COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT - 45%
ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE- 10%
Please send completed application packets no later than Friday, May 20, 2022 to: Darlene Dolzani, SKIP Executive Director 512 Coal Mountain Road Orwigsburg, PA 17961
APPLICATION PACKET & DETAILS
Seniors are reminded to print scholarships and the scholarship booklet from the Library during homeroom or any airprinter throughout the day. Please make sure to watch your deadlines. They will be here before you know it!
LITHUANIAN WOMEN'S CLUB SCHOLARSHIP 2022
The Lithuania Women’s scholarship is now available for Female students of Lithuanian ancestry who will be attending an accredited College or University.
You will need to include an Official Transcript, and a Letter of Recommendation, along with the requirements listed in the application. Please request your transcript at least 5 days prior to the date that you will mail your application.
The deadline to apply is: MAY 6, 2022 APPLICATION & DETAILS
The South Schuylkill Garden Club for a one-time Payout of $1000.
The Scholarship is to be awarded to a Senior who will attend an institution of higher learning within or in a related field of: agriculture, horticulture, floriculture, landscape architecture, conservation, forestry, botany, agronomy, plant pathology, environmental control, land-use planning, land management.
The form details requirements, deadlines, etc. The $1000 will be awarded to the most eligible candidate at a Club Meeting (3rd Tuesday of the month) which is convenient for that person, usually during June, July or August.
DEADLINE TO APPLY: MAY 6, 2022 APPLICATION
The Schuylkill County Captain Jason Jones Military Scholarship 2022
The scholarship is awarded in the amount of $1,000 to a qualified candidate pursuing a military career. The applicants must be candidates for graduation in 2022. The deadline to submit is Saturday, May 7, 2022.
The application for the scholarship can be accessed and submitted through the Captain Jason Jones Memorial Foundation website below. Paper copies of the application can also be accessed for printing at the bottom of the page.
In the event of any difficulty navigating the website, application materials can also be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
To complete the application, the following will be required:
1. Submission of the 2022 Schuylkill County CPT Jason Jones Military Scholarship Application
2. Submission of a resume (maximum of 2 pages)
3. Submission of two letters of recommendation from a high school teacher, coach, or other significant mentor (family members excluded) (maximum of 2 pages)
2022 JOHN A. GARNER CIVIC ENGAGEMENT SCHOLARSHIPS
The scholarship entitles the recipient to receive credit for tuition, books, laboratory fees or other academic costs, and room and board when housed under the control of the institution involved. Personal allowances or expense monies to the recipient of the scholarship are not permitted. The scholarship check will be sent directly to the Financial Aid Office of the institution involved, by the first week in August of the student’s first semester. This scholarship is a one-time payment made directly to the institution of higher education. In the event a recipient leaves the institution for any reason and funds of this scholarship remain as a credit to the student’s account, the institution involved shall return the balance of the scholarship to the Pennsylvania Municipal League.
See the attachment for the Essay theme and scholarship details. APPLY HERE
Deadline to submit your essay to Mrs. Conville is April 1st, 2022.
The East Penn Section of the American Society of Highway Engineers Scholarship
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.
Attached is a copy of scholarship program information and application. The scholarship application will also be updated on our website soon, www.eastpenn.ashe.pro. We will continue accepting emailed applications, as started last year (please include “ASHE 2022 Scholarship” in the subject line). There is a complete application pdf file, as well as the Recommendation Form pdf that the student can forward separately to their counselor or teacher. Electronic Recommendation forms must be return emailed from the counselor/teacher’s school email to be considered valid!
This scholarship is ONLY available to students that attend a school in School Districts that serve Berks, Lehigh, Northampton, Carbon, Monroe and Schuylkill Counties. There will be a minimum of three scholarships, and each Scholarship will be for $5,000! FOR THE APPLICATION & INFORMATION CLICK HERE
Applications are to be returned to the following address and must be emailed/postmarked by April 22, 2022:
Mr. David Rostron, P.E.
ASHE Scholarship Committee
PennDOT Engineering District 5-0
1002 Hamilton Street
Allentown, Pennsylvania 18101
NEW SCHOLARSHIP AVAILABLEThe Catholic War Veterans Post 1051 of Pottsville Veterans Memorial Scholarship Application 2022
This award is offered to graduating Seniors who are a Direct Descendant of a Veteran. (This includes: great grandparent, grandparent, and/or parent)
There are 2 awards at $500.00 each.
Recipients will be announced at Graduation.
Applications are due in Guidance by March 17th, 2022. APPLY HERE
PENN STATE UNIVERSITY WYLONIS SCHOLARSHIP IS NOW AVAILABLE
Wylonis Scholarship is now available for students. It can be found at the link below. This scholarship is awarded to one Schuylkill county resident a year that is studying a STEM major with a 3.2 GPA of higher and covers one-half of in-state tuition. The application is an on-line form with a deadline of February 28th. APPLY HERE
Hello PAHS Seniors,
Below you will find links to the Local scholarships and the Booklet describing the criteria to apply. Please read this booklet carefully and read the descriptions and criteria carefully. The deadline for most scholarships is March 17, 2022. Watch your deadlines. Some scholarships are not available yet, but are described in the booklet. They will be announced when they arrive. We encourage you to print the scholarships while you are here in school. If you are full virtual or STC and do not have access to a printer, please make a list of the scholarships you are eligible to apply for and email us. We will print them for you and will make arrangements for you to pick them up here at school. If you are in school, you may use any airprinter or print in the library.
The Guidance Department
PAHS CLASS OF 2022 SCHOLARSHIP BOOKLET VIEW HERE
Hermine Solt Student Scholarship
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 (office technology, accounting, secretarial, business
education (including business education teaching), business management,
Complete details including criteria, guidelines, and scholarship application
can be found:https://www.paeop.com/site/Default.aspx?PageID=71
The NHS Scholarship
Since 1946, more than $19 million in scholarships has been awarded to outstanding NHS senior members. The scholarship program is supported by the parent organization of NHS, the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP).
The 2021–22 NHS Scholarship application process is now open. Eligible senior NHS members must have a verified NHS student account in order to submit an application. Learn more about student accounts, review our FAQs and review the Application Guides below to familiarize yourself with the application process.
After setting up an account, Mrs. Babcock will receive an email to verify your enrollment in National Honor Society.
There is no fee for students to apply for this scholarship. If you are asked to pay for any fees and/or subscriptions we do not encourage you to do this. Always check with Guidance BEFORE you progress to make sure everything is legitimate. Again, do not pay any money for any scholarship! APPLY HERE
Just some fun national Scholarships and Contests posted on the Class of 2022 Guidance Google Classroom today!
Since 2001 a major focus of SWE-LV has been to distribute scholarships for high school senior women who intend to major in engineering at their respective college or university. Scholarship funds are provided by area businesses and all of the work for administration of the program is provided by SWE volunteers. Evaluation is based on academic achievement, extracurricular and leadership activities, an evaluation form, and an original essay. A one-time award of up to $5,000 can be granted to the successful applicants.