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Scholarship Information


Welcome Students and Parents!

Thank you for visiting our scholarship page.  I will post information as it becomes available.   Applications not posted here are available for pick up in the library.  Please read applications carefully. Pay close attention to due dates and attach all required items.   

Financial Aid Night –  PHEAA 2018-19 FAN Presentation – email

FAFSA Completion Session – Wednesday, October 18 12:00 – 2:00 pm (RSVP to Mrs. Baker)

 

Horatio Alger Association 

  • scholarships range from $6,000 – $25,000
  • student must have a minimum 2.0 GPA
  • student must be involved in co-curricular and community service activities 
  • student must demonstrate financial need ($55,000 or lower adjusted gross family income)
  • apply online by October 25, 2017

The Pennsylvania Society Scholarship / Maguire Foundation

  • scholarship is worth up to $8,000 per year
  • must attend a college/university in PA
  • minimum 3.0 GPA
  • apply online by November 1, 2017.

Jerb Miller Scholarship / Westminster College

  • Minimum GPA is 3.5
  • $19,00 per year – Renewable for up to four years (total value of $76,000) 
  • See Mrs. Baker by November 3, 2017.

Prudential Spirit of Community Awards Program 

  • students in grades 5-12 are recognized for outstanding community service efforts on local, state and national levels. 
  • apply online by November 7, 2017

Western PA Golf Association

  • Scholarships are worth $16,000 (over four years) 
  • students have been employed at Members Clubs of the WPGA for at least two seasons are eligible. 
  • Applications due to Mrs. Baker by November 23, 2017

Jefferson Scholarship / University of Virginia  

  • merit-based, fully funded scholarship to the University of Virginia 
  • please visit www.jeffersonscholars.org to read more about the scholarship 
  • See Mrs. Baker no later than Nov. 20 if you're interested

Bud Lutty Scholarship Competition 

  • fourteen (14) $2500 scholarships awarded   
  • Fund sponsored by UFCW, Local 23 
  • Students who are either employees or dependents of employees of the contributing employers are are eligible to apply. 
  • Application and list of employers here
  • All application must be received by the Fund Office by Dec. 31, 2017 

University of Pittsburgh Army ROTC

  • Application is open to juniors from now until Jan. 10, 2108
  • The Army will pay the tuition at any participating 4-year college.  In turn the student agrees to enter Army service following graduation as a newly minted Army Officer in the component and branch of their choice. This program encompasses Pitt and several other Pittsburgh institutions.

Blackwood Music Scholarship

  • Seniors intending to pursue a college degree and a career in music performance
  • Download application and submit by February 1, 2018

Miles J. Cohen Family Endowed Scholarship Fund

  • Currently between $3500 – $4000 annually.
  • UAHS Senior with demonstrated financial need
  • Student must be admitted and enrolled in the Joseph M Katz College of Business Administration at the University of Pittsburgh
  • Admission preference given to qualified graduates of UAHS and/or other Fayette County Public High Schools.
  • Please see Mrs. Baker for further scholarship information.

 

Be cautious when searching the web for scholarship competitions.  For example, scholarships are not "Guaranteed" and you should never have to provide your credit card or bank account number.  Visit the Federal Trade Commission for more info on project $cholar$cam.   Feel free to browse the new 2017 Collegeboard Scholarship Handbook in the library

Raise.me  –   Raise.me allows students to earn "micro-scholarships" starting in 9th grade, to over 180 colleges and universities. 

 

Congratulations to the 2017 Scholarship Recipients!

2017 Awards Program Program

We would like to thank all of the donors who make these awards possible for our students here at Uniontown High School.  We are forever grateful for your generosity and encouragement.

 

 

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