Scholarship Name: The Pennsylvania Society Scholarship Program with the Maguire Foundation
Description: To encourage Pennsylvania students to prosper in their postsecondary education, the Pennsylvania Society and the Maguire Foundation are offering renewable scholarships worth up to $8,000 per year.
To apply, students must be current high school seniors at any Pennsylvania secondary school (public, private or homeschool) with a minimum 3.0 grade point average on a 4.0 scale or its equivalent. Applicants must also be planning to enroll in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited, non-proprietary four-year college or university in the state of Pennsylvania for the entire 2016-2017 academic year. Students must demonstrate financial need. Once earned, awards are renewable up to three additional years or until completion of a Bachelor’s degree (whichever occurs first), provided students continue to meet eligibility criteria.
Number of Awards: up to 25
Amount: Up to $8,000 Awards of up to $8,000 are renewable up to three years or until a bachelor’s degree is earned, whichever occurs first. Renewal is contingent upon maintaining a cumulative 3.0 GPA, full-time enrollment at an eligible four-year postsecondary school in Pennsylvania, and taking a minimum of 9 credits in any of the following academic subjects by fall term of the junior year: Government, Civics and US History.
Deadline: February 2, 2016
Learn More and Apply: If your goal is to stay in Pennsylvania, take pride in the state’s history and make an impact visit https://www.scholarsapply.org/pennsylvaniasociety/ to learn more and apply.