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THE NORRISTOWN AREA HIGH SCHOOL STAR SCHOLARSHIP


PLEASE CHECK BACK IN MARCH 2018 FOR APPLICATION AVAILABILITY AND DEADLINES


A scholarship program created by the Roebuck Family Fund and administered by The Montgomery County Foundation.

SELECTION CRITERIA
  • Applicant must be a Norristown Area High School senior or graduate. The grant applies only to those students who are seeking financial aid to complete their education at a two or four year accredited college/university and are fully matriculated. Graduate students are not eligible.
  • All applicants must have at least a 2.5 GPA to be eligible.
  • No student can apply for or receive more than one STAR Scholarship per year.
  • All STAR Scholarship recipients must be a United States citizen.
  • Awards of STAR Scholarships will be made without taking into consideration race, ethnicity, religion, gender, gender preference, disability or perception of disability.

The Star Scholarship is awarded based on financial need and
an academic performance of at least a 2.5 GPA.

Contact:
Thi Wiegand, College & Career Director, Guidance Office
Norristown Area High School
1900 Eagle Drive Norristown, PA  19403-2720
484-757-3853 – Extension 7
twiegand@nasd.k12.pa.us

 



THE CARSON SCHOLARSHIP FUND

PLEASE CHECK BACK IN MARCH 2018 FOR APPLICATION AVAILABILITY AND DEADLINES

A scholarship program created by the Carson Scholarship Fund and administered by The Montgomery County Foundation, Inc. is limited to graduating high school seniors of the Norristown Area High School (in the S.T.E.M. program) who have been accepted to an accredited four year college in the S.T.E.M. field.  Only one scholarship per year is available.

SELECTION CRITERIA

  • Applicant must be a Norristown Area High School senior preparing to graduate in the S.T.E.M. program with course work in physical sciences. The grant applies only to those students who are seeking financial aid to complete their education at a four year accredited college/university and seeking a degree in the S.T.E.M. field and fully matriculated.  Graduate students are not eligible. 
  • All applicants must have at least a 3.0 GPA to be eligible.
  • All Scholarship recipients must be United States citizens.
  • Awards of Scholarships will be made without taking into consideration race, ethnicity, religion, gender, gender preference, disability or perception of disability. 
  • The Scholarships are awarded based on financial need and academic performance.  One Scholarship per year is available with the possibility of renewal based on need and grade point average and availability of funding of up to four years.
  • Renewal scholarships may be possible.  The student will need to maintain a 3.0 minimum average for renewed scholarships each year.  Recipients may receive renewals if approved for up to a maximum of four progressive years until graduation.
  • Renewal scholarships only available to a student who received the previous year scholarship.
  • Scholarships provided based on availability of funds.

Click here for THE CARSON SCHOLARSHIP FUND MASTER APPLICATION

 



THE MONTGOMERY COUNTY COMMISSION ON WOMEN
AND FAMILIES SCHOLARSHIP FUND


PLEASE CHECK BACK IN MARCH 2018 FOR APPLICATION AVAILABILITY AND DEADLINES

The Montgomery County Foundation, Inc. is the Philanthropic Advisor for The Montgomery County Commission on Women and Families and manages its Scholarship Fund.

SELECTION CRITERIA

  • Applicant must be a female, Montgomery County high school graduate or a senior preparing to graduate or GED recipient – or a female adult learner (over 22 years) returning to school. The grant applies only to those students who are seeking financial aid to complete their education at a two or four year accredited college/university and are fully matriculated. Graduate students are not eligible. YOU MAY NOT APPLY FOR THE 2018 SCHOLARSHIP IF YOU ARE TAKING A GAP YEAR 2018-2019.
  • Applicant must be a resident of Montgomery County for at least one full year.
  • All applicants must have at least a 2.5 GPA to be eligible.
  • All MCCWF Scholarship recipients must be a United States citizen.
  • Awards of MCCWF Scholarships will be made without taking into consideration race, ethnicity, religion, disability or perception of disability.
  • The MCCWF Scholarship is awarded based on financial need and academic performance.

Click here for MCCWF SCHOLARSHIP MASTER APPLICATION



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