2017-2018 Scholarships Due in February


Daughters of the Revolution, Good Citizens Scholarship - February 15, 2018
Amount:  up to $5,000
Who:  Any high school senior
Major:  any
Academic Requirements: submit a high school transcript.
Recommendations:  Include two letters of recommendation--one from a community leader and one from a school faculty.
Essay:  Must write a essay in the presence of a DAR or school official. (See scholarship link below for details.)  Also must express your future plans and career goals.  Explain why you are a good citizen.
Community Involvement/School Activities:  List high school activities and describe your community involvement.
Click on link for scholarship information
 ​http://https//www.dar.org/national-society/scholarships/general-info


National CO-OP Scholarship - February 15, 2018
Amount:  varies

Who:  High School Seniors who plan to attend one of the ten WACE schools (see the scholarship application for the list of schools)

Major:  Any

Academic Requirements:  3.5 GPA

Essay:  Submit one-page essay describing why you have chosen to pursue a college copperative education program.

Click link below for scholarship application and instructions.
http://www.waceinc.org/scholarship/


 

AKA, Epsilon Sigma Omega Chapter Heritage Memorial Scholarship - 
February 27, 2017 ​
Amount:  not specified
Who:  African American female high school senior currently enrolled in the Greater Harrisburg Schools.  Must plan to attend a two or four year college
Major:  Any
Academic Requirements:  Submit official high school transcript.
Letters of Recommendation:  Submit recommendation form from a high school official, church, or community leader.
Essay:  Write a 300 word speech about your growth and accomplishments during the past fours years of college.  Include your plans for the future.
Extracurricular/Community Activities:  Must provide
Other:  Must submit photograph.  Must provide financial information.
Click the attachment below for scholarship application.
​Pending


Merit Shop Scholarship--Deadline February 24, 2017
Amount:
varies
Who:  Students who want to attend a trade school or 2 or 4 year college/university
Major: 
Students must pursue a career in the construction industry
For scholarship details and to apply go to http://www.abckeystone.org/
Click on the ABC tab at the top and then click on scholarships available.
Pending 


PSECU Scholarship--Deadline February 28, 2018
Amount:  $8,000
Who:  High School graduating seniors. Must be a member of PSECU by 12/31/2017.
Academic Requirements:  School counselor must provide academic profile (GPA and class rank).
Test Scores:  School Counselor must submit SAT/ACT scores.
Essay:  Must compose two essays.  
For more information and application go to https://www.psecu.com/scholarships/
 
 
 
Kiwanis Club of Harrisburg Scholarship -- February 27, 2017 
Amount:  $2,400
Who:  Graduating High School Senior from Harrisburg School District
Major:  Any
Academic Requirements:  Must submit official high school transcript.
Extracurricular/Community Activities:  Provide information about your school and community involvement.
Essay:  N/A
Letters of Recommendation:  N/A
Other:  Provide information about your personal finances and cost to attend the college of your choice.  Must participate in a scholarship interview.
Click below for a copy of the scholarship application.  
Application is to be submitted to your school counselor by __________
Pending