Sponsored by: Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency (PHEAA)
Applicant must be a Pennsylvania resident who is a high school graduate with a minimum 3.0 GPA. Applicant must be enrolled in an approved science, technology, or allied health program at a Pennsylvania school, including community colleges, independent two-year colleges or private licensed schools offering approved programs. The goal of this program is to help address the critical need to educate and retain a workforce of highly trained technology experts that will help Pennsylvania attract and support new employers. Recipients of these scholarships must agree to work full-time in Pennsylvania following graduation, one year for each year that a scholarship award is received.
|Application Deadline||September 30|
|Scholarship, Grant, Fellowship or Contest||Scholarship|
|Required areas of study||science, technology, allied health|
|Awarded every year?||yes|
Recipient must re-apply.
|Must be repaid?
The amount of scholarship funds received will convert to a loan if a student fails to satisfy the requirements of the eligible program or fails to perform the work obligation. The recipient will then be required to repay the funds, with interest, in accordance with the promissory note.
|Required to attend a specific school?||no|