There are many types of Pennsylvania scholarships and financial aid that are available for students in the state of Pennsylvania and in order to know more about them the applicant needs getting in touch with the Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency. In order to get more information about the types and the nature of the scholarships that are available you may refer to the following link:




Names Of The Some Of The Prominent Pennsylvania Scholarships


The following are some of the prominent scholarships that are being offered to students in Pennsylvania


Pennsylvania State Grant Program 

Objective Of The Scholarship: For Full Time Undergraduate Studies at vocational 2 year and 4 year institutions that are accredited in the USA


Eligibility Criteria For The Applicant: The applicant should a state resident and show financial need.
Additional Requirements: The Scholarship applications should be supported by FAFSA and show proof of eligibility


More Information: The Applicants who apply for scholarships must be a graduate in high school or a recipient of GED who is enrolled in any PHEAA program


Scholarship Amount: $4,120


Deadline For The Application: May 1st and August 1st
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Pennsylvania Robert C Byrd Scholarships

Objective of The scholarship: For full time freshman studies that are conducted at accredited 2 year or 4 year or graduate institutions in the US. The applicant must be a senior in high school and a citizen of the US permanently residing in the state of Pennsylvania and he/she also should maintain a GPA score of 3.5 or higher.


Eligibility Criteria Of The Applicant:  Transcript, SAT/ACT scores, GED scores


Additional Requirements: The applicant must have a rank in the top 5% in the class and he/she should possess a minimum score of 3.5 GPA, 1150 SAT in Math and Reading or 25 ACT or 3550 GED and also must be a graduate from a high school in the same year in which the scholarship has been applied for.
Deadline For The Application: April 1st


SciTech  Scholarship


Objective Of The Scholarship: For Full Time Sophomore Junior and Senior Studies at accredited institutions in the USA and other designated colleges and approved institutions in the state of Pennsylvania.
Eligibility Criteria of The Applicant: Applicant must be resident of Pennsylvania.

Basis of Selection: Applicants that apply for scholarships should also apply for the Federal Pell and Pennsylvania State Grants and the applicant should also have a minimum score of 3.0 GPA when applying for the above scholarship. The application also must be maintained for renewal.


Scholarship Amount: $ 3000




Highmark Scholarship


Objective Of The Scholarship: For Full Time Freshman Studies Only held in accredited post secondary institutions in the USA along with the designated institutions under the Pennsylvania State System Of Higher Education Universities.


Eligibility Criteria For The Applicant: The applicant in the scholarship applications must demonstrate a major career interest in biology, health sciences, health education, nursing and physical therapy and other professions that are health related.


Scholarship Amount: $1000
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