Norma Gotwalt Scholarship Fund

Scholarship Description

The Norma Gotwalt Scholarship Fund is an endowment of the Foundation for Enhancing Communities. This scholarship will made one award for a female who is studying elementaryeducation. Recipient must be in her junior or senior year at Penn State Capital College. This scholarship fund was established in honor of two of Ms. Gotwalt’s colleagues in the field of Education: Dr. William Henk and Dr. Steven Melnick. This $3,000 annual scholarship can be used for tuition, course fees, or textbooks and is contingent on a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA while at Penn State Capital College.SELECTION CRITERIA:Scholarship applicants will be evaluated on the following criteria:1. Must be a female elementary education student in her junior or senior year at Penn State Capital College.2. Must maintain a cumulative 3.0 GPA in her time at Penn State Capital College3. Career goals4. Essay 300 words maximum, typewritten, 12 pt. font, double spaced5. Financial need6. Community service

Year of Need: College Junior, College Senior,

Type: Needs Based

Num Awards: 1

Min Award: Varies

Max Award: 3000

Deadline: 2019-02-28


Sponsoring Organization The Foundation for Enhancing Communities
200 North Third Street P.O. Box 678
Harrisburg, PA 17108-0678

Contact Person: Jennifer Doyle, Program Officer

Phone: 717-236-5040

Fax: 717-231-4463