"ASPIRING ANIMATION PROFESSIONAL" SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM - This $1,000 scholarship is for seniors pursuing an animation career path at an accredited post-secondary school or college. Interested seniors can stop in the guidance office for more information or apply at their website http://www.animationcareerreview.com. Application deadline is June 1, 2017.
ABBOTT AND FENNER SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM - for seniors - they will be awarding up to $1,000 to the winner(s) each year. Students will submit an essay on the topic that appears on the scholarship page for their web site: http://www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.htm. Application deadline is June 12, 2017.
AMERICAN LEGION NEED A LIFT CATALOG WITH SCHOLARSHIPS - Any student wishing to view the scholarships, essay contests, etc. available from the American Legion - please visit their website for the "Need a Lift" at www.needalift.org. This contains extensive information on scholarships for veteran's dependents. Various deadline dates.
ASPIRING BUSINESS PROFESSIONAL SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM - This is a $1,000 scholarship for seniors pursuing a business related degree program at an accredited post-secondary school or college. Business related fields include, but are not limited to the following programs: Business Administration, Accounting, Management, Marketing, Finance, Economics, Quantitative Analysis, Human Resource Management, International Business, Entrepreneaurship, eCommerce. Interested seniors can stop in the guidance office for more information. Applicants must submit an on-line application by June 1, 2017.
BERLIN BROTHERSVALLEY SCHOOL DISTRICT FOUNDATION STUDENT SCHOLARSHIPS - This includes the Daniel Sterner Memorial Scholarship, McKenzie-Raupach Memorial Scholarship, Berlin Brothersvalley School District Foundation Scholarship, Stutzman Family Foundation Scholarship. The Berlin Brothersvalley School District Foundation administers the scholarships listed above. By completing one application, you will be considered for any of the scholarship categories listed. Some categories include multiple scholarships. Scholarships in the amount of $1,000 each will be awarded to Berlin Brothersvalley High School seniors for the Daniel Sterner, McKenzie-Raupach and Berlin Brothersvalley Foundation Scholarships. Scholarships will be awarded to students who plan to attend accredited post-secondary four-year colleges and to students who plan to attend post-secondary two-year vocational or trade schools. Applicants must have a GPA of 2.5 or better. The award will be presented to your college or technical school on your behalf after successful completion of the first term at the post-secondary institution. The three Stutzman Family Foundation Scholarships will be $10,000 each and will be dispersed during the recipients' first academic year at an accredited four-year college or university. Applicant must plan on attending an accredited four-year college or university or on entering the United States Armed Forces with expressed intent to enroll in higher education after service. Applicants for this scholarship must have a GPA of 3.0 or better. Consideration will be given to academic achievement, financial need, and the student's community service involvement. School attendance will be a consideration in awarding of all scholarships. Applications are available in the high school guidance office. Application deadline is Friday, March 31, 2017.
EDGAR SNYDER & ASSOCIATES WORDS TO BE HEARD SCHOLARSHIP – for seniors – Edgar Snyder & Associates will offer scholarship money to a graduating high school senior in western Pennsylvania through their annual ‘Words to be Heard” scholarship contest. High school seniors who will be attending a four-year college or university are encouraged to participate. Postmark deadline for application and other items is March 24, 2017. You can download an application and contest rules at www.edgarsnyder.com or stop in the guidance office for a application and additional information.
FRITZ SCHOLARSHIP – This is a local $500.00 scholarship for only Berlin seniors. This scholarship consists of a 500 word essay. Interested students please stop in the guidance office for more information and an application. Application deadline is Wednesday, April 12 2017.
PENNSYLVANIA ASSN. OF EDUCATIONAL OFFICE PROFESSIONALS HERMINE SOLT SCHOLARSHIP - for seniors planning to pursue a career in a business-related field such as secretarial, office technology, accounting, business education (including business education teaching). Applications must be received in their office on or before March 1, 2017. Interested students can stop in the guidance office for an application or visit their website at www.paeop.com
MOUNT ALOYSIUS MERCY PRESIDENTIAL SCHOLARSHIPS - Seniors planning to attend Mount Aloysius College should check out their Mercy Presidential Scholarships at www.mtaloy.edu or contact the undergraduate and admissions office at (814) 886-6383. Criteria include: solid academic record, commitment to home, school and community, possess leadership abilities, participate in extra-curricular activities, volunteer and be involved in community service projects.
PENNSYLVANIA ASSOCIATION OF MEDICAL SUPPLIERS SCHOLARSHIP– This is a $1,000 scholarship for seniors who have been successful in their academic pursuits while overcoming their physical challenges with the help of home medical equipment and supplies such as wheelchairs, respiratory devices, diabetes devices, asthma devices, etc. Applications are available in the high school guidance office. Application with all appropriate attachments included must be received by the PAMS office by close of business, April 7, 2017.
PENNSYLVANIA SCHOOL PUBLIC RELATIONS ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP - This scholarship is for any senior planning to pursue a career in a communications field (i.e. journalism, English, public relations, advertising, graphic arts, etc.). The candidate should have maintained at least a 3.0 gpa, and have been accepted at or applied to a two or four-year college, vocational-technical school, or other institution of higher learning. Application deadline is, March 15, 2017. Application forms are available in the high school guidance office.
RED KNIGHTS INTERNATIONAL FIREFIGHTERS MOTORCYCLE CLUB PA 22 SCHOLARSHIP - for any high school senior who is a current member of a volunteer fire or EMS association. Interested seniors should stop in the guidance office for an application and more information. The application postmark deadline is March 20, 2017.
ROSS F. DIMARCO SCHOLARSHIP - for seniors that exemplify the characteristics espoused by Lions Clubs International. Preference will be given to applicants who are members in good standing of a Leo Club. If interested in applying for one of the four $1000 scholarships being offered, please stop in the guidance office for an application. Application must be received by e-mail only no later than Midnight on March 6, 2017.
SOMERSET COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE SCHOLARSHIP – for high school seniors who meet the following criteria: is a member of the Somerset County Chamber of Commerce, an employee of a Chamber member, a child of a Chamber member or child of an employee of a Chamber member. If you are unsure if your parent or you work for a Chamber member, you can go to the website www.somersetcountychamber.com to see a list of members. Application deadline is April 7, 2017.
STUDENT VIEW SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM - for seniors planning to attend a four-year college, community/junior college or career school. It's quick and easy to apply, no minimum SAT/ACT score or gpa, no essay, no lengthy application. Simply log on to www.student-view.com and complete a 15-20 minute application survey about colleges in your area. Scholarships will be awarded via a random drawing of all completed applications. Scholarship application deadline is April 22, 2017.
THE "COOLIDGE SCHOLARSHIP" - for 11th grade students. This is a full-ride presidential scholarship covering tuition, room, board, and expenses for four years of undergraduate study and leadership training and can be used by recipients at any accredited U.S. college or university. More information and the application is available at Coolidgescholars.org
WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA TRIAL LAWYERS ASSOCIATION – Any senior interested in doing this essay for a chance to win one of three $1,000 scholarships, please stop in the guidance office for more information and an application. Application deadline is March 20, 2017.