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First 10 Pennsylvania scholarships:
Student Design Contest New!
 
Amount:
$500, real-life engineered renderings by Studio B Designs, and a showcase page on Brasco.com.
Awards:
1
Deadline:
March 31
Choose from these 4 shelter types and submit a drawing for one or all: Bike Shelter, Bus Stop / Transit Shelter, Parklet Shelter, and Retail Merchandising Unit. Submissions may be a hybrid design of more than one category, but you may not submit more than 4 total drawings. Suggested materials include, but are not limited to: aluminum, acrylic, polycarbonate, plastic, HDPE, and tempered glass. Below are the main criteria that each design will be judged on. 1. Originality (30 PTS) Be creative! Get inspired by local culture, environment, social causes, or just showcase your personal design style. 2. Functionality (40 PTS) Does it accomplish protection, comfort, safety & overall purpose? 3. Engineering Application (20 PTS) Can this design be engineered and built? Designs should be conceptual, but awareness of structural construction should be evident. 4. Accessories (10 PTS) Consider incorporating accessories for both function and fun (signage, seating, lighting, heating, cooling, interactions, power source, ... accessories are endless!).
Contact:
Brasco International, Inc. 32400 Industrial Drive Madison Heights, MI 48071 Phone: 313-393-0393 Contact Person: Jennifer Evans E-mail: jevans@brasco.com Website: www.brasco.com
Aces Foundation Fund
 
Amount:
$2000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
April 01
Must be a legal resident of Cumberland, Dauphin or Perry County, Pennsylvania. Must be a full-time student attending a post-secondary institution. Must exhibit academic achievement, with a minimum GPA of 2.5 or higher. Must have commitment to community and demonstrated leadership qualities and participate in extracurricular activities, including employment and/or volunteering. Must submit personal essay 300 words maximum, typewritten, 12 pt. font, double spaced. Financial need. Plan to pursue a business related career such as: management, administration, finance, actuarial sciences, etc.. This can also include trade professions such as cosmetology or HVAC, with the intent to become business owner, or any other entrepreneurial enterprise. Scholarship awards must be used for qualified higher education expenses. This includes tuition, mandatory fees, required books and supplies, required equipment, room and board, and special needs services for special needs students.
Contact:
ACES Foundation Fund Scholarship Attn: Allison Moesta, Program Associate for Educational Enhancement 200 N. 3rd Street, 8th Floor PO Box 678 Harrisburg, PA 17108-0678 Website: www.acefoundation.org
Miss Black Pennsylvania USA Pageant New!
 
Amount:
Miss Black Pennsylvania USA Talented Teen
Awards:
1
Deadline:
April 01
Applicant must be 14-27 years of age, born a female, no children and enrolled in a high school in Pennsylvania.
Contact:
Miss Black Pennsylvania USA 12138 Central Avenue Suite 343 Mitchellville, PA 20721 Contact Person: Angel Mills, Executive Director E-mail: missblackpennsylvaniausa@gmail.com Phone: 586-744-5433 Url: www.missblackpennsylvaniausa.org/
Latino Leadership Alliance of the Lehigh Valley Scholarships
 
Amount:
Varies
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
Apr 15
The Latino Leadership Alliance of the Leigh Valley provides scholarships to students of a Hispanic heritage who live in Northampton or Lehigh County. Applicants must be able to demonstrate financial need, participation in extracurricular activites, and show future potential based on academics.
Contact:
Latino Leadership Alliance of the Lehigh Valley P. O. Box 572 Allentown, PA 18105 Website: www.llalv.org
CORE Lehigh Valley Scholarship
 
Amount:
Varies
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
Apr 15
The Latino Leadership Alliance of the Leigh Valley provides scholarships to students of a Hispanic heritage who live in Northampton or Lehigh County. Applicants must be able to demonstrate financial need, participation in extracurricular activites, and show future potential based on academics. Applications are available on the website.
Contact:
Latino Leadership Alliance of the Lehigh Valley P. O. Box 572 Allentown, PA 18105 Website: www.llalv.org
PABJ Scholarships
 
Amount:
Up to $2500
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
Apr 21
Open to African American students who reside in or attend classes in the Delaware Valley. Must be pursuing degrees in journalism or communications. Scholarship winners will be recognized at the Banquet of Honors and Scholarship Awards Ceremony in Philadelphia. Open to graduating high school seniors who have been accepted into an accredited 4-year college or university, minimum 2.5 GPA or undergraduate students in their 1st, 2nd or 3rd year, minimum 2.5 GPA. All applicants must submit official transcripts and 1000 word (maximum) essay.
Contact:
PABJ Scholarship P. O. Box 8232 Philadelphia, PA 19101 Contact Person: Porsha Grant, PABJ Scholarship Co- Chair E-mail: pabj.scholarship@gmail.com
Josh Palmer Scholarship
 
Amount:
$500-$1000
Awards:
4
Deadline:
April 23
Open to residents of Chemung, Schuyler, Steuben and Tioga, PA Counties. Must demonstrate leadership qualities and be a solid citizen in the community. Students do not need to have the best grades in class but rather strives to be his or her best at all times. Experience overcoming an obstacle related to physical adversity.
Contact:
Community Foundation of Elmira- Corning and the Finger Lakes, Inc. 307 B East Water Street Elmira, NY 14901 Tel: 607-734-6412 Fax: 607-734-7335 Contact: Nancy Van Fleet nvf@communityfund.org
Appalachian Health Career Scholarship
 
Amount:
Up to $2500 per semester
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
April 25
Open to to Appalachian students seeking education in health or a health-related field. Because of the shortage of health care providers in the Appalachian region, along with the expected retirement of many physicians and an aging population that demands more health care, the need to educate and then retain young health care professionals is a real priority. Scholarships are allocated for full-time students with a maximum award of $2,500 per semester. Part-time students are eligible to apply for partial scholarships. Students must be from an ARC defined Appalachian county to be eligible. Scholarship is for one year.
Contact:
CEDIK c/o Alison Davis 411 C.E. Barnhart Building Lexington, KY 40546 Url: cedik.ca.uky.edu/resources
Frankel-Adair Scholarship for LGBT Students
 
Amount:
$1500
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
April 30
Applicant must identify as gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender. Must reside in the greater Philadelphia area. Must be pursuing post-secondary education (may be enrolled or enrolling as a full-time or part-time student).
Contact:
ACLU of Pennsylvania PO Box 40008 Philadelphia, PA 19106 info@aclupa.org 215-592-1513 Questions? Contact us at frankelscholarship@aclupa.org or 215-592-1513.
John Starks Foundation 3 Point Scholarship
 
Amount:
$2000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
May 1
Open to graduating high school seniors in the New York/Tri-State Area who plan to enroll full-time at a two-year or four-year accredited institution during the upcoming academic year. Minimum 3.0. Financial need. Commitment to community service.
Contact:
John Starks Foundation, Inc. 1127 High Ridge Road, Suite 331 Stamford, CT 06905 www.johnstarks.org