Scholarship Opportunities
FINANCIAL AID NIGHT was held on Wednesday, September 5, 2018. You can find the PHEAA presentation here.

Schuylkill Area Community Foundation- multiple scholarship opportunities available for Schuylkill Haven students. Visit www.sacfoundation.com and click on the Students section then select Scholarships.

PSECU

High school students will once again have the opportunity to apply for scholarship funds from PSECU. To qualify for one of six scholarships awarded for up to $8,000 (up to $2,000 per year, up to four years), the student must be a PSECU member by Monday, December 31, 2018.

Students interested in joining PSECU must be eligible for membership. Joint owners are not automatically PSECU members. There are many ways for students to quality for membership. Learn how to join and apply.

Members can access the application at psecu.com/scholarships. Paper applications will not be accepted. During the application process, students will be prompted to enter their school counselor’s email address so that you can enter their required academic information.

Please Note: These requests will come as automated emails from the domain @smapply.io. Please check with your school’s IT team to ensure that emails from this domain will not be blocked.

All applications must be submitted by 12 p.m. (noon ET) on February 28, 2019 - no exceptions. In early May, we notify all applicants of the Scholarship Committee’s decisions. If one of your students is awarded a PSECU scholarship, we will be pleased to notify you.

As a not-for-profit credit union, we were founded on the belief that everyone deserves opportunities for a better life. We also believe that knowledge increases your earning potential and gives you the power to make the most out of your money. That’s the reason we created our scholarship program.

If you have any questions please contact Sara Weiser at sweiser@psecu.com.


NATIONAL SOCIETY SAR KNIGHT ESSAY CONTEST
The Valley Forge Chapter SAR is sponsoring locally the National Society SAR Knight Essay Contest. Entrants must submit an original 800 to 1200 word essay based on an event, person, philosophy or ideal associated with the American Revolution, Declaration of Independence, or the framing of the uS Constitution. Essays are due prior to December 31, 2018. More contest information can be found here.

WACE
WACE is pleased to announce and sponsor its 17th annual National Co-Ope scholarship program. WACE will award up to 160 merit co-op scholarships to high school seniors and transfer students who plan to participate in college co-op education at one of their Partner institutions.  applications can be found at http://www.waceinc.org/scholarship/index.html and are due February 15, 2019. 


Most Valuable Student Scholarship sponsored by the Elks National Foundation 
This organization will award 500 four-year scholarships to the highest-rated applicants in the 2018-19 competition. Awards range from $1,000 to $12,500 per year. Requirements include: current high school senior who is a citizen of the US on the date their applications are signed; need not be related to a member of the Elks; male and female students compete separately. Applications must be downloaded at www.elks.org ​and are due November 15, 2018.

Raise.me  a new way to earn money for college. With Raise.me any student can earn money for college starting in 9th grade based on their achievements in school and life. Raise.me partners with colleges and universities to offer microscholarships.
PA American Legion Scholarships- 6 scholarship opportunities.

StudentScholarships.org- 10 scholarship programs available for PA students. www.studentscholarships.org/newsletter.php
Horatio Alger Scholarship Programs
Apply online at scholars.horatioalger.org

The Brockman Scholars Foundation invites applications for a merit-based full scholarship that covers five years of study on the College Station campus of Texas A&M University.


The scholarship supports four years of undergraduate studies in an approved program of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) as well as the one-year MS Business graduate degree at Texas A&M's Mays Business School.

Top students are encouraged to apply for this prestigious full scholarship via the application portal at www.brockmanfoundation.org.

The portal is open now to receive applications for studies beginning in the 2019-20 academic year.The application deadline is at 5:00 p.m. U.S. Central Time on September 30, 2018.

The Brockman Scholarship covers tuition fees in full, room and board, transportation, books and supplies, an overseas study opportunity, and internship opportunities.

American citizens resident anywhere in the world may apply for the scholarship. An international (non-U.S.) student may apply for the scholarship as long as they can submit, with their application, sufficient evidence that they have a visa allowing them to study in the United States. All applicants, including international students, must have an SAT or ACT score (not an equivalent).

It is imperative that applicants understand that they are applying for a scholarship that provides for both an undergraduate and post-graduate degree. It is a condition of being awarded the scholarship that the recipient will enroll in, and successfully complete, both the four-year undergraduate STEM degree and the MS Business graduate degree program.

You can download and print information about the scholarship for posting on your scholarships bulletin board by going to www.brockmanfoundation.org.