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Check out the School District of Philadelphia’s Scholarship Clearinghouse for more scholarships with April Deadlines.


Lions District Charitable Foundation

Offering ten $1000 scholarships to vision, hearing and physically challenged high school seniors in the 4-County area to attend an accredited post-secondary institution. There is no required course of study for the scholarships.

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Dr. Merritt Wilson Scholarship

Awardees may pursue any academic major they desire. The Scholarship Committee will be seeking well-rounded students who demonstrate leadership and involvement in a variety of school and extracurricular activities.

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Philadelphia Federal Credit Union Scholarship Program

PFCU created the Scholarship Program in 2004 to further their philosophy of giving back to members and the communities that they serve. Their commitment to the young leaders in our communities demonstrates a firm belief in their ability to pursue their life’s desires and dreams.

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National Association of Asian American Professionals

NAAAP Philadelphia is a volunteer-run, non-profit organization dedicated to making leaders within the Asian American community. The scholarship program awards several $1,000 scholarships to students that will be attending college and have demonstrated excellence in leadership and service in their schools and communities. Winners and finalists will also receive a year-long membership to NAAAP Philadelphia.

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Asian American Educators Scholarship

AAE Scholarship is designed to assist Philadelphia Asian American high school seniors with their first year college expenses, such as books and supplies. AAE usually awards $1,000 to $2,000 each year to three or four Asian American high school seniors, depending on funding.

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Kids’ Chance Scholarship

The mission of Kids’ Chance of Pennsylvania, Inc. (Kids’ Chance of PA) is to provide scholarship grants for college and vocational education to children of Pennsylvania workers who have been killed or seriously injured in a work-related accident resulting in financial need.

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Lead Scholarship

The LEAD Scholarship offers a one time financial award of varying amounts to students of African Descent in their senior year of high school. The number of awards distributed and award amount varies each year. Scholarship awards are typically for a maximum of $5,000 USD.

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The Hellenic University Club Scholarships

These scholarships will be awarded to students with outstanding academic qualifications and financial need. Students of Greek descent must be enrolled full-time in a degree program at an accredited four-year college or university. High school seniors accepted for enrollment in a Greek study degree program may also apply.

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Student View Scholarship

The Student-View Scholarship is a unique opportunity for high school seniors. It is open to all students regardless of academic achievement or financial need.

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Dunkin Donuts Philadelphia Regional Scholarship

Dunkin’ Donuts franchisees are committed to a strong local community. An important part of building our community is helping students gain a quality education. As part of a Community Partnership program, Dunkin’ Donuts franchisees will award scholarships to qualified high school seniors.

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Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute Scholarship

CHCI’s scholarship opportunities are afforded to Latino students in the United States who have a history of performing public service-oriented activities in their communities and who demonstrate a desire to continue their civic engagement in the future. There is no GPA or academic major requirement. Students with excellent leadership potential are encouraged to apply.

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NOBLE Scholarships

Scholarship awards from the National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Executives.  One-time awards are offered to a graduating high school senior interested in pursuing a career in law enforcement or criminal justice.

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Alpha Kappa Alpha Mildred B. Dudley Scholarship

Scholarships are awarded for academic achievement as well as in performing, visual arts or music.  An official transcript of your high school grades including class rank and three letters of recommendation (one of which must be from a counselor or the principal of your school) is required.  An essay explaining why you have chosen  your  desired  vocation-­‐The essay in not to exceed two double-­‐spaced typed pages should be submitted as well.  Place your name on each page. If you are a semi-­‐finalist you will participate in a mandatory interview,

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Foot Locker Foundation, Inc – UNCF Scholarship 2012

Founded in 2001, Foot Locker Foundation, Inc. provides support for educational and sports programs across the country that equip children and young adults with the necessary tools to achieve their goals and be successful in life. Continuing in its efforts to serve in the community, Foot Locker Foundation, Inc. has partnered with UNCF to fund this scholarship program for high school seniors or students attending or planning to attend a UNCF member college or university during the fall of 2012. A $5,000 scholarship will be awarded to selected students.

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Richard Ash Scholarship

Richard Ash dedicated much of his legal career to championing the underdog and to various causes, which included the advancement of young people from disadvantaged backgrounds. His generous bequest established this fund, which provides scholarships to Philadelphians who could not otherwise afford to go to college.

Applicant must be a Philadelphia resident who is a graduating high school senior or adult student interested in seeking a college education and who demonstrates financial need.

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D. Colman Witte Scholarship

This fund was created to provide scholarships for students who demonstrate a commitment to the field of art, architecture and interior design.

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The Schoolmen’s Club of Philadelphia – Lincoln Investment “Bob Schiller Memorial Scholarship”

Mr. Schiller was a long-term supporter of public education and the School District of Philadelphia. Under the auspices of the Schoolmen’s Club of Philadelphia and Lincoln Investment, the scholarship will be awarded to a deserving high school senior, who is currently enrolled at a School District of Philadelphia High School.  A scholarship of $1000.00 will be awarded to deserving selected students.

For more information: Schiller Scholarship Application 2015

The ExxonMobil Bernard Harris Math and Science Scholarships

The ExxonMobil Bernard Harris Math and Science Scholarships were established to encourage minority students to pursue college degrees and careers in science, technology, engineering and math. The scholarship program was created in 2010 by Dr. Bernard Harris, a former astronaut, physician and businessman, and ExxonMobil to increase the number of underrepresented students pursuing careers in science, technology, engineering or math (STEM).

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The Thomas W. O’Brien Memorial Scholarship

The Thomas W. O’Brien Memorial Scholarship is a $1,500 scholarship available for a career and technical education student enrolled in a secondary CTE program in Pennsylvania and planning to attend a post-secondary institution majoring in a career and technical field.

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Penn Towne Chapter of the Links, Inc. – Follow-Through Scholarship Program

The Penn Towne Chapter of the Links, Inc. is pleased to announce its Follow-Through Scholarship Program. This program offers financial support to deserving students throughout their four years of education at an accredited college or university. Students must maintain full-time status at their institution and must sustain a GPA of a 2.5 each semester throughout the entirety of their college experience. Each student will receive a $2000 annual award for up to four years (pending review of an official college transcript at the end of each academic semester).

Students should submit their application electronically no later than April 15, 2015 to the following email address: ERADUNBAR@MAC.COM

Application Packet: Scholarship Application pg1 & Scholarship Application pg.2

The Pennsylvania Land Surveyor’s Foundation, Inc.

The objective of this scholarship is to promote, improve, and encourage the profession and practice of land surveying in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania by providing financial assistance to those persons intending to pursue, or who are currently pursuing, an education in surveying with an ultimate goal of becoming practicing Professional Land Surveyors.  Applicants must submit two character references, a counselor evaluation, and a completed application.

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