Scholarships in Allegheny

Investing in Pennsylvania's Future Scholarship

Award: $2,500, Deadline: February 15 (Priority)

Applicants must be low income, disadvantaged students who reside in the Pennsylvania counties of Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Butler, Clarion, Clearfield, Crawford, Elk, Erie, Fayette, Greene, Jefferson, Lawrence, McKean, Mercer, Venango, Warren, Washington and Westmoreland.

Ruth N. Pici Memorial Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must rank in the top two-fifths of their class and have a minimum combined SAT Reasoning score of 1000. Preference is given to graduates of the East Allegheny, Elizabeth Forward, McKeesport, and Gateway School Districts.

James P. Gillen Memorial Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must be able to demonstrate community service experience. Financial need is required.

Watson Family Scholarship

Award: $500, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must rank in the top quarter of class and demonstrate leadership potential through activities and community service.

HCEF Higher Education Scholarship

Award: $2,500, Deadline: May 30

Applicant must be a high school sophomore, junior, or senior from Allegheny County, PA, who is under the age of 21 and has experienced homelessness at some point in their life.