Scholarships of county 'Bucks' within Pennsylvania
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Youth Empowerment Scholarship
Scholarship Value: Up to $4,000Classifications: Undergraduate FreshmanMinimum GPA: 3.0Eligible Majors: OpenEligible Schools: UNCF Member Colleges and UniversitiesEligible Locations: Pennsylvania, New Jersey, DelawareScholarship Detail:This scholarship is open to freshmen attending UNCF schools, Lincoln, Cheyney, or Temple Universities and residing in Bucks, Montgomery, Chester, Philadelphia or Delaware County, PA; Gloucester, Camden, Burlington or Mercer, County, NJ; or New Castle County, DE. Student must come from a single parent household. To apply, choose the pdf version and print from your computer to complete the application, or choose the doc. format and save to your computer when prompted. If you choose open, you will be modifying the original application and your information will be available for everyone to see.Donor/Sponsor Name: Unclaimed Diamonds(Please check the website for the availability of this scholarship.)
The Estate of John McKee, through the McKee Scholarship Committee, offers scholarships for college or vocational training to high school seniors or graduates (not over age 19 years at the time of the application) who meet all of the following criteria: (a) fatherless boys (i.e., whose biological or lost adoptive father is actually dead or has been declared missing by a competent authority) of any race; "missing" may also include permanently absent, dysfunctional, and not functioning as a father to the applicant;(b) in need of financial assistance; and(c) native to the five-county Philadelphia, Pennsylvania area (Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, and Philadelphia).Preference is given to those desirous of obtaining a naval education and training.
M. Verna Butterer Educational Trust
M. Verna Butterer Educational Trust Scholarship / Loan Program for Bucks County Residents * Annual awards up to $12,000 to Bucks County residents who show need * Available for any post High School education * Awards are renewable for four years * One half of the award is a scholarship / gift * One half of the award is an interest free loan * Loan repayment is due within five years of graduation or five years from final funding, whichever comes first Application forms available through public high school guidance departments in Bucks County, PA, and on foundation web site. Application form required.