McKee Scholarships

Scholarship Description

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.

Year of Need: College Freshman, College Sophomore,

Type: Needs Based

Num Awards: Multiple

Min Award: 2500

Max Award: 16000

Deadline: 2022-12-31


Sponsoring Organization McKee Scholars
John McKee Scholarship Committee, c/o George S. Forde, Jr., Executive Secretary One Commerce Square, 2005 Market Street, 26th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19103-7098

Contact Person:


Fax: (215) 242-1475


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