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Attention Seniors: Information is now available in the counseling office for the 2019 Hermine Solt Scholarship. This is a $500.00 scholarship that was established for the purpose of aiding students in Pennsylvania to pursue higher education in a business-related field. Completed applications must be mailed to the address on the application and be postmarked no later than March 1.

 

Attention Seniors: Applications are now available in the counseling office for the NAACP Scholarship. This scholarship is open to all seniors. Completed applications must be returned to the counseling office by March 31. Late applications will not be accepted.

 

Attention Seniors: The Jaffa Shrine Highlander’s Pipes & Drums Band is proud to announce the availability of a $500 cash award for one graduating senior who plans to attend college, a university, or some other post-secondary school. Applications and instructions are now available in the guidance office. Submission deadline is no later than January 15.

 

Attention Seniors: Information is now available in the counseling office for the Cirkled In Scholarship. There is no minimum GPA for this scholarship and you will be awarded $2500.00 to use immediately after receiving it. For information on how to apply, please pick up the information in the counseling office.  The deadline is December 31

 

Attention Seniors:  Applications are now available in the counseling office for the Elementary PTO Scholarship.  This will be the last year that Wright Elementary School will be participating in this scholarship so if you attended Wright, please take advantage of this opportunity. Completed applications must be received in the guidance office by 3:00 on Friday February 8. Late applications will not be accepted for any reason. If you are absent from school the day of the deadline, it is your responsibility to make sure the completed application is turned in on time. THERE ARE NO EXCEPTIONS

 

Attention Seniors: Applications for the Altoona Area High School Scholarship are now available in the counseling office. Completed applications must be received in the guidance office by 3:00 on Friday February 8. Late applications will not be accepted for any reason. If you are absent from school the day of the deadline, it is your responsibility to make sure the completed application is turned in on time. THERE ARE NO EXCEPTIONS

 

Attention Seniors: Information is now available in the counseling office for the 2019 Epilepsy Foundation Scholarship. They will be awarding 9 scholarships for students who have epilepsy/seizure disorders. Completed applications should be mailed to the address on the application by March 16.

 

Attention Seniors: Applications are now available in the guidance office for the Western Pennsylvania Golf Association Scholarship. Students must maintain a 2.8 GPA to be eligible for this scholarship. Completed applications must be mailed to the address on the application. Deadline is November 30.

 

Attention Seniors: Information is now available in the guidance office for the Bud Lutty Scholarship. The completed preliminary scholarship application must be mailed to the address on the application by December 31, however, the earlier the application is received the smoother the submission process will be.

 

Attention Seniors: Information is now available in the counseling office for the scholarships that are offered by StudentScholarships.org. These scholarships are offered to all Pennsylvania school districts. You can also visit the website at www.studentscholarships.org. Please double check the deadlines on these scholarships as some of them are fast approaching.

 

Attention Senior Football Players: Applications are now available in the counseling office for the AFL Football Scholarship. Completed applications must be returned to the address on the application by November 21.

 

Attention Seniors: The Central PA Chapter of the Women’s Transportation Seminar is announcing the continuation of its local and national scholarship program. The scholarships are open to female students currently attending high school, trade school, junior college, undergraduate school, or graduate school in Pennsylvania. Any female student who is considering a career related to transportation may apply. For directions and applications, please visit the website at www.wtsinternational.org/centralpennsylvania/scholarships  Completed applications must be received at the email or mailing address by Monday November 12.

 

ATTENTION SENIORS: Those who are interested in attending Penn Highlands Community College: Penn Highlands is once again offering their Board of Trustees Academic Scholarship. A total of 9 scholarships will be offered annually. This scholarship is valid for one associate degree and is renewable each academic semester. More information can be found at www.pennhighlands.edu   Application deadline is November 30

 

ATTENTION SENIORS:  Information is now available in the guidance office for the Horatio Alger Scholarship.  Applicants must demonstrate a critical financial need of $55,000 or lower adjusted gross family income.  Also there is a portion of the process for your counselor to fill out so please make contact with your counselor if you plan on applying for this scholarship.  You must apply online at scholars.horatioalger.org.  Deadline is October 25.

 

ATTENTION SENIORS:  Information is now available for the Western Pennsylvania Golf Association Scholarship.  Completed applications must be mailed to the address on the application.

 

 

 

*********This is just a reminder when filling out scholarship applications to please be aware of deadlines. We will not accept late applications for any scholarships that are being returned to the counseling office. NO EXCEPTIONS!!*********

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

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