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Elora’s H.O.P.E. Scholarship (Deadline: March 31, 2018)

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Who Can Apply:

  • Attend Slippery Rock University, University of Pittsburgh, Chatham University, Duquesne University or LaRoche College as a junior or senior in a baccalaureate program OR be enrolled in a graduate program in Special Education.
  • Reside in Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Butler, Fayette, Washington or Westmoreland County in PA.
  • Pursue a degree or studies in special education with the intention of teaching.
  • Demonstrate financial need.
  • Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5.
  • Be able to appear in person for an interview with the Scholarship Committee, if requested.


  • Complete the essay section of the application.
  • Submit your Student Aid Report (SAR). If you have not already received your SAR, you can do so by applying for the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
  • Submit your unofficial high school and/or college transcripts.

Deadline: March 31, 2018

Amount: $1,000

Learn More: http://www.pittsburghfoundation.org/scholarship/10329