Available Scholarships
 
Deadlines are noted in bold. Many scholarships are available online, however, If an application is marked as being available in Guidance, students may pick up a copy in the Scholarship file drawer next to Mrs. Olley's desk in the Pupil Services Suite. 
New scholarships are added weekly. Check the page regularly to learn about new opportunities. 
If you have any questions, please see your counselor in the Pupil Services Suite. Good luck with your search!
 
National Federation of the Blind
  • Thirty national scholarships ranging in value from $3,000 to $12,000 and two statewide scholarships, each in the amount of $1,000
  • Any graduating senior that is blind or visually impaired is eligible to apply 
  • Apply at http://www.nfb.org/scholarships
  • Deadline March 31, 2017
Mid Penn Bank Anna Woodside Scholarship
  • Three $1,000 scholarships
  • Any graduating senior that can prove dedication to academic excellence and community service is eligible to apply
  • Applications are available in Guidance or by clicking HERE
  • Deadline March 17, 2017 
Lucy A. Valero Memorial Scholarship
  • The number and amount of awards shall be determined by the number of qualified applicants
  • Any graduating senior, that will be pursuing a teaching career in the state of Pennsylvania is eligible to apply
  • Apply at www.psea.org/students 
  • Deadline January 31, 2017 
Hershey Area Art Association Scholarship
  • $1,000 scholarship
  • Any graduating senior that will be furthering their art education at a college, university or an approved art training institute is eligible to apply
  • Apply at www.hersheyareaartassociation.com 
  • Deadline March 31, 2017
Tobacco-Free Life Scholarship
Kiwanis Club of Harrisburg Scholarship
  • One-time $2,400 scholarship
  • Any graduating senior is eligible to apply (need not be a member of Key Club)
  • Applications are available in Guidance or by clicking HERE
  • Deadline February 27, 2017
  • SPECIAL NOTE: Your Kiwanis Club Scholarship Application must be turned in to the STHS Guidance Office by February 27.  We may only submit EIGHT applications, so they will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.  
William S. & Arthur R. Stambaugh Scholarships
  • Value of scholarships will depend on the number of applicants and scholarships awarded
  • Any graduating senior that can demonstrate financial need is eligible to apply
  • Apply at http://www.csascholars.org
  • Deadline March 1, 2017, 5:00 PM 
Capital Region Association of Irish and Celts Scholarship
TopStretch Scholarship
Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc. Merit Shop Scholarships
  • Multiple scholarships in varying amounts
  • Any graduating senior planning to enroll in a trade school, college or university program that is directly related to a construction career is eligible to apply
  • Apply at http://www.abckeystone.org
  • Deadline February 24, 2017
PA Association of Community Bankers Scholarship
  • Multiple $1,000 Scholarships
  • Any graduating senior that is a child of a PACB member institution (list available HERE) is eligible to apply
  • Applications are available in Guidance or by clicking HERE
  • Deadline February 11, 2017 
Moody's Mega Math Challenge **OPEN TO ANY JUNIOR OR SENIOR**
  • $150,000 in scholarship money will be awarded
  • Any junior or senior is eligible to participate (must have a team of 3-5 student with one teacher coach)
  • Register at  https://m3challenge.siam.org/
  • Deadline to register February 17, 2017
League of Women Voters of PA Video Contest **OPEN TO ANY STUDENT IN 9TH - 12TH GRADE**
  • $1,000 first prize, $500 second prize, $250 third prize
  • Any high school student in the state of PA is eligible to apply
  • More information and how to submit entries at https://www.palwv.org/home/videocontest/ 
  • Deadline March 1, 2017
ForGardening.Org Scholarship
Ernest R. McDowell Health Career Scholarship
Job Application Database Scholarship
VueVille Future Technology Scholarship
Home Builders Association Sales & Marketing Council 
Home Builders Association of Metropolitan Harrisburg
Cyberbullying Prevention for Teens Scholarship **OPEN TO ANY STUDENT IN 9TH-12TH GRADE**
The Foundation for Enhancing Communities (ONLY FOR STUDENTS LIVING IN DAUPHIN COUNTY)
  • Many scholarships that are available ONLY for students living in Dauphin County
  • Click HERE for a list of available scholarships (a printout of the list is available in Guidance also)
  • Click HERE for a PowerPoint presentation of how to use TFEC's new website!
  • Deadline Varies with Each Scholarship
Capital Area Chapter of the PA Sports Hall of Fame
  • $1,000 Scholarship
  • Any graduating senior that has participated in one or more sports during their high school career is eligible to apply
  • Applications are available in Guidance or by clicking HERE 
  • Deadline April 30, 2017
Altrusa International Scholarship
  • Minimum value of $500 (could be more)
  • Any graduating senior is eligible to apply
  • Applications are available in Guidance or by clicking HERE
  • Deadline March 1, 2017 
The Sergeant Philip German Memorial Scholarship
  • A one year scholarship in an amount not exceeding $5,000 (actual amount of award based on the number of qualified applicants)
  • Only children of US Armed Forces Veterans are eligible for this scholarship
  • Applications are available in Guidance or by clicking HERE
  • Deadline June 15, 2017
Millersville University Clarence Schock Foundation Scholarship
  • Amount of award determined by number of recipients
  • Any graduating senior, planning to attend Millersville University is eligible to apply
  • Applications are available in Guidance or by clicking HERE
  • Deadline February 24, 2017 
Zonta Club of Harrisburg/Hershey Young Women in Public Affairs Award
  • Local winner - $1,000; District winner - $1,000; International winner - $4,000
  • Any female, graduating senior that can demonstrate commitment to the volunteer sector, provide evidence of volunteer leadership achievements and dedication to the advancement of the status of women is eligible to apply
  • Applications are available in Guidance or by clicking HERE
  • Deadline March 1, 2017
Garden Club of Harrisburg Scholarship
  • $1,000 scholarship
  • Any graduating senior, planning to study Floriculture, Plant Pathology, Forestry, Horticulture, Landscape Design or related studies at any accredited college or university is eligible to apply 
  • Applications are available in Guidance or by clicking HERE
  • Deadline February 1, 2017
Ithaca College Martin Luther King Scholar Program
  • Scholarships in the amount of $25,000 up to full tuition at Ithaca College
  • Any graduating senior, planning to attend Ithaca College is eligible to apply
  • Apply at http://ithaca.edu/mlk 
  • Deadline February 1, 2017
    Oral Roberts University Quest Whole Person Scholarship
    • Scholarships up to $20,000 per year
    • Any graduating senior, planning to attend Oral Roberts University is eligible to apply
    • You must be nominated by your counselor for this scholarship; please see your individual school counselor, if you're interested
    • Deadline April 7, 2017
    Epilepsy Foundation Scholarship
    • Eight scholarships, totaling $10,000
    • Any graduating senior with Epilepsy or a Seizure Disorder is eligible to apply
    • Applications are available in Guidance or by clicking HERE
    • Deadline March 17, 2017
    Irvin E. Herr Foundation Scholarship
    • $2,500 scholarship
    • Any graduating senior is eligible to apply
    • Applications are available in Guidance or by clicking HERE
    • Deadline June 15, 2017
    Robert Trace Essay Contest **OPEN TO STUDENTS AGES 15-18**
    • $500 scholarship
    • Open to any student age 15-18 who is a child or grandchild of a PA Legionnaire OR a child of a PA soldier killed as a result of the war on terrorism
    • Application and more information at http://pa-legion.com/quick-links/forms/
    • Deadline May 31, 2017
    PA American Legion Robert W. Valimont Endowment Scholarship
    • Amount varies depending on number of awards granted
    • Open to any graduating senior who is a child or grandchild of a PA Legionnaire and will be seeing a two-year career oriented education or training in a less-than-four-year program at a PA school
    • Application available at http://pa-legion.com/quick-links/forms/
    • Deadline May 30, 2017
    PA American Legion Joseph P. Gavenonis Scholarship
    • Amount not given
    • Open to any graduating senior who is a child or grandchild of a PA Legionnaire and will be seeing a four-year degree at a PA college or university
    • Application available at http://pa-legion.com/quick-links/forms/ (under the heading "Scholarships")
    • Deadline May 30, 2017
    United Steelworkers Hugh Carcella Scholarships
    • 6 four-year scholarships, each with a total value of $4,000 ($1,000 per year)
    • Graduating seniors who are a dependent of a member of a United Steelworkers, District 10 Local Union OR retiree, disabled or deceased former member are eligible to apply
    • Applications are only available from participating local unions
    • Deadline March 15, 2017
    St. Joseph's University John P. McNulty Scholarship
    • Three four-year, full-tuition scholarships to St. Joseph's University
    • Any graduating female student, who will be majoring in the fields of science or mathematics is eligible to apply
    • Apply at http://sju.edu/apply
    • Deadline: February 1, 2017
    National Co-Op Scholarship
    • 175 Merit Scholarships totaling $4.5 million
    • Any graduating senior with a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher and will be attending one of the following Universities is eligible to apply: Clarkson University, Drexel University, Johnson & Wales University, Merrimack College, RIT, SUNY Oswego, The University of Toledo, University of Cincinnati, UMASS Lowell, Wentworth Institute of Technology
    • Apply at http://www.waceinc.org
    • Deadline February 15, 2017
      Mount Aloysius College Mercy Presidential Scholarship
      University of MD, Baltimore County Naval ROTC Scholarship
      • Value varies all the way up to a full tuition scholarship
      • Any graduating senior planning to attend UMBC, regardless of major is eligible to apply
      • Apply at http://navalscience.umbc.edu
      • Deadline January 31, 2017 
        HACC Scholarships
        • More than 200 scholarships are available
        • Eligibility requirements vary with each, individual scholarship
        • Go to http://www.hacc.edu/scholarships for application information
        • Deadlines vary with each scholarship
        Congressional Black Caucus Foundation
        • Over 200 scholarships in varying amounts
        • Any African-American or black graduating senior is eligible to apply
        • Application information at http://www.cbcfinc.org/scholarships/
        • Deadlines vary with each scholarship
        University Tutor Monthly Scholarship
        Parchment Scholarship
        • If we continue to utilize Parchment our students will be eligible for a $10,000 scholarship provided by Parchment.  Currently our utilization rate of transcripts per enrolled student is 0.66; if we get to 0.80 our students will be eligible for this scholarship and more information will be provided from Parchment.
        Varsity Tutors Scholarships
        Mount Aloysius College Mercy Presidential Scholarship
        • $48,000 over a four-year period
        • Only students matriculating to Mount Aloysius College are eligible
        • Apply at http://www.mtaloy.edu
        • No Deadline Given
        Marist College Full Tuition, Room & Board Technology Scholarships
        • For students enrolling at Marist College, majoring in Computer Science or Information Technology & Systems
        • Applications and more information available at http://www.marist.edu/technologyscholarships
        • Deadline Varies with each scholarship
        Edinboro University
        • Text the word "Scots" to 467467, when prompted enter all requested information including your GPA & ACT/SAT score
        • You will instantly receive an estimated scholarship offer (scholarship offer are confirmed and finalized upon receipt of official high school transcripts and test scores)
        • Text message rates apply 
        • For questions, call 1-888-8GO-BORO
        • No Deadline
        The Freedom Alliance Scholarship Fund - (Honoring the sons and daughters of our military)
        • Award Amount: depends on financial need
        • Criteria:
        • The dependent son or daughter of a U.S. Soldier, Sailor, Airman, Guardsman, or Marine who has become permanently disabled as a result of an operational mission or training accident.
        • The dependent son or daughter of a U.S. Solider, Sailor, Airman, Guardsman or Marine who has been killed in action.
        • The dependent son or daughter of a U.S. Solider, Sailor, Airman, Guardsman or Marine who has been classified as Prisoner of War (POW) or Missing in Action (MIA).
        • All applicants must also meet with the following eligibility requirements in order to qualify.
          • Currently in their senior year of high school, a high school graduate or a currently enrolled full time undergraduate student.
          • Under age 26 at the time of application.
        • Please click here to apply http://www.FAScholarship.com
        • Deadline: rolling
        Herman DeVry High School Scholarship
        • You must have applied for admission to DeVry University
        • You must have met the DeVry University entrance requirements
        • Awarded on the basis of academic achievement and recommendation by a high school guidance counselor or principal.
        • The recipient can receive $2,500 per semester
        • The students must have either a minimum high school GPA of 2.50 on a 4.0 scale at the end of the junior year (or a minimum ACT or SAT of 22 or 950, respectively
        • No Essay Required
        • Scholarship funds are available until they are exhausted.
        • Click here to get more information http://www.devry.edu/financial-aid-tuition/scholarships/devry-scholarships.html
        Technology Scholarship
        • Award Amount:$2,500 per semester
        • Students must be enrolled in a program within DeVry’s College of Health Sciences, Media Arts & Technology, or Engineering & Information Sciences.
        • High school graduates with either a minimum high school cumulative GPA of 2.80 or a minimum ACT or SAT of 23 or 1000, respectively
        • Required documentation: high school transcript.
        • No Essay Required
        • Scholarship funds are available until they are exhausted.
        • Click here to get more information http://www.devry.edu/financial-aid-tuition/scholarships/devry-scholarships.html
        NextStepU
        • Enter to win free tuition
        • Go to NextStepU.com/WinFree Tuition for official rules http://www.NextStepU.com 
        • Deadline is rolling

        SCHOLARSHIP LINKS FOR POPULAR UNIVERSITIES
        Muhlenberg College:
        Pittsburgh Technical Institute (PTI) http://www.pti.edu/scholarships
        Shippensburg University:

        Financial Aid & Scholarship Websites
        All About College www.allaboutcollege.com
        American Education Services www.aessuccess.org
        Careers and Colleges www.careersandcolleges.com
        College Answer www.collegeanswer.com
        College Board www.collegeboard.com
        College Funding www.makingitcount.com
        College Navigator www.collegenavigator.ed.gov
        College Net www.collegenet.com
        College Scholarships www.collegescholarships.com
        College Sports Scholarships www.collegesportsscholarships.com
        College View www.collegeview.com
        Direct Loans www.ed.gov/directloan
        Education Planner www.educationplanner.org
        FAFSA Forecaster www.fafsa4caster.ed.gov
        Fast Web www.fastweb.com
        Financial Aid Information Page www.finaid.org
        Legion Financial Aid Handbook www.legion.org/needalift
        Go College www.gocollege.com
        Merit Aid www.meritaid.com
        Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency www.pheaa.org
        Princeton Review www.prinetonreview.com
        Sallie Mae www.salliemae.com
        Saving for College www.savingforcollege.com
        Scholarship Search www.freschinfo.com
        Scholarships www.scholarships.com
        Scholarships for School www.scholarships4school.com
        School Soup www.schoolsoup.com
        Student Awards www.studentawards.com
        Student Financial Assistance www.ed.gov/prog_info/sfa
        Super College www.supercollege.com
        Tuition Funding Sources http://www.tuitionfundingsources.com
        You Can Deal With It www.youcandealwithit.com
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