Going Merry’s Pennsylvania Scholarships

The US supports education on all levels of community, stretching from national initiatives down to your neighborhood programs. Scholarships range from nationwide offerings to state, county, or even school specific scholarships. At Going Merry, we bring local and statewide scholarships to you and let you fill out your applications all in one place! 

Check out the list below for some Pennsylvania specific scholarships for you to explore!

1. “YES for Liberty” Constitution Bee Scholarship

Provider: Constitution Bee

Amount: Up to $3,500

YES for Liberty is designed to encourage study and knowledge of the Constitution and founding principles by establishing a powerful incentive to students in the form of a scholarship for further education.

2. Beulah Frey Environmental Scholarship

Provider: Audubon Society of Western Pennsylvania

Amount: Up to 2,500

Audubon Society of Western Pennsylvania connects the people of southwestern Pennsylvania to birds and nature through our programs, projects, and places. The Scholarship Review Committee will make its choice based on the following criteria: academics, essays, employment and/or volunteer work, extracurricular activities, and recommendation.

3. Future Environmental Leaders Scholarship

Provider: PPL Electric Utilities

Amount: Up to $2,000

We established the PPL Electric Utilities Environmental Leaders Scholarship to give a helping hand to the next generation of students pursuing careers in the engineering and science fields that will benefit the natural world that surrounds and sustains us. We invite high school seniors who live in homes served by PPL in central and eastern Pennsylvania to apply for this $2,000 scholarship.

4. Ryan M. Bennett Memorial Scholarship

Provider: Ryan M. Bennett Memorial Fund (Charity Smith)

Amount: Up to $1,000

It is our pleasure to expand this fund to include two scholarships to Cumberland Perry Area Vocational Technical School welding students. One will be awarded to a welding student entering the workforce to cover new hire expenses including but not limited to dues and books for apprenticeship programs. Another scholarship will be awarded to a welding student that is planning on attending higher educational certification in the field of welding.

5. Allen R. Leichter Memorial Scholarship 2019

Provider: Allen’s Family and Friends

Amount: Up to $500

This scholarship is in memory of our loving Husband, Father, Son, Grandfather, Brother and Friend: Allen Richard Leichter. We are offering two scholarships of $500 each for tuition costs for two Photography students at Pennsbury High School. 

Come back to check for updates and get ready as another scholarship application season approaches!

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Kelly Lamano

Though always a creative, Kelly's momentum into the world of writing and publishing arrived when she attended college. She quickly learned the financial value - and cost - of honing her craft, and sought scholarships that would be crucial to not only funding, but fueling her education. She wants to help new students thrive with Going Merry's easy scholarship finder. Kelly holds a bachelor's degree in Broadcast, Print and Online Media, and a minor in Spanish from Florida Southern College.

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