Scholarship Opportunities
United Association (UA) Scholarship Fund: six scholarships available to students with parents that are members of the UA who will be pursuing post-secondary education. Selection criteria includes academic achievement, personal achievements, and community participation. Information and application available at www.ua.org. Deadline to apply is 6/14/18.

Schuylkill Elder Abuse Prevention Alliance Scholarship Fund:
Provides scholarships to one or more individuals who are enrolled in a post-secondary educational program, course, or course of study which focuses on the physical, psychological or financial protection and well-being of the elderly. Eligibility shall be limited to individuals who live or work in Schuylkill County or who are graduates of a Schuylkill County high school. Applications available in guidance or at www.sacfoundation.com

NursingSchoolsAlmanac.com Aspiring Nurse Scholarship: Our website will award a $1,000 scholarship to a future nurse in the high school graduating class of 2018.

We will award this scholarship to the applicant who best demonstrates:
+ A track record of academic excellence, particularly in science and mathematics
+ A passion for the nursing profession and the overall field of healthcare

This scholarship competition is open to all high school seniors who plan to pursue college education in nursing, including LPN / LVN, ADN, and BSN programs. Scholarship applications will be accepted until midnight on August 31, 2018.

Interested students may visit https://www.nursingschoolsalmanac.com and click the banner on the right-hand side of the website's homepage. Here they'll find detailed scholarship information and the official application form.

The National Science Foundation (NSF) STEM scholarship program:
for students interested in STEM fields (Biology, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Mathematics, and Physics). STEM Scholars will have their full demonstrated financial need met for all four years with no loans, and have the opportunity to:
Attend a STEM-focused pre-orientation workshop with other STEM Scholars.
Enroll in an exclusive First-Year Seminar taught by STEM faculty.
Participate in bi-monthly luncheons with STEM faculty and a variety of learning activities on and off campus.
Take advantage of various STEM offerings, including faculty-student research, peer-mentoring, preferential residence in Gettysburg College's Science House, and internship opportunities with industrial partners.
Our deadline for Regular Decision admission (using the Common Application) is January 15, and students should file both the CSS Financial Aid Profile and FAFSA by January 15.
Visit http://www.gettysburg.edu/about/offices/provost/s-stem/index.dot?utm_source=Listrak&utm_medium=Email&utm_term=http%3a%2f%2fwww.gettysburg.edu%2fabout%2foffices%2fprovost%2fs-stem%2findex.dot&utm_campaign=STEM+Scholarship+Opportunity for details and an application.

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PA American Legion Scholarships- 6 scholarship opportunities.

StudentScholarships.org- 10 scholarship programs available for PA students. www.studentscholarships.org/newsletter.php

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.