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THE CARSON SCHOLARSHIP FUND


APPLICATION DEADLINE: MAY 12, 2022


Carson Scholarship Fund is administered by The Montgomery County Foundation, Inc.

Purpose:  The Scholarship is intended to encourage Norristown High School seniors to pursue careers in a limited number of (physical sciences) STEM fields. These fields are limited to Physical Sciences fields but essential fields for our society. The examples of types of courses and careers on which the Scholarship is focused are as follows:  Electrical, Industrial, Mechanical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Systems Engineering, Science, Math, Physics, Research and Development in Chemistry, Biology and Physics. NOT INCLUDED: Pre-Professional (medical, dental, nursing, etc. applications are not included.)

If your career interests focus in these areas and if you have a B or better in your high school courses in these areas and you are committed to a college or university that will allow you to major in these areas that will lead to a career in the field, please call the Foundation to discuss your goals and application.

  • You must be a Norristown Area High School senior preparing to graduate in the Physical Science program area with course work in the physical sciences and have been a student at the high school for 3 years.
  • All applicants must have at least a 3.0 high school GPA to be eligible and must maintain a 3.0 GPA average in the college/university courses as a fully matriculated student.
  • All Scholarship APPLICANTS must be United State citizens.
  • Scholarships are awarded based on applicant’s goals, academic performance, and financial need. One scholarship per year is awarded.
  • There is the possibility of renewal based on grade point average, and fully matriculated status with course work schedule consistent with the Stem related career goal. Also based on availability of funding.
  • Renewal Scholarships for years, 2, 3 and 4 may be possible if the student has maintained a minimum 3.0 GPA each semester and has maintained a fully matriculated status with a continued Physical Science major.
  • Renewal Scholarships are only available to a student who received the previous year scholarship.
  • The Scholarship will be made without taking into consideration race, ethnicity, religion, gender, gender preference, disability, or perception of disability
  • Scholarships only provided based on the availability of funds.
  • Application does not guarantee funding.

If there are questions about the focus eligibility, please call the Foundation before completing an application at: (484) 532-7387.

PLEASE CLICK HERE
TO ACCESS THE ONLINE APPLICATION PROCESS

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: MAY 12, 2022



THE NAHS STAR SCHOLARSHIP

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


APPLICATION DEADLINE: APRIL 22, 2022

SELECTION CRITERIA

  • Applicant must be a Norristown Area High School graduate or a senior preparing to 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 academic performance.
  • Application does not guarantee funding.

PLEASE CLICK HERE
TO ACCESS THE ONLINE APPLICATION PROCESS WHICH
WILL BE ACTIVATED ON MARCH 14, 2022
SUBMISSION DEADLINE IS APRIL 22, 2022 BY 11:45PM.



MARIE N. HANSEN SCHOLARSHIP FUND


APPLICATION DEADLINE: APRIL 22, 2022

SELECTION CRITERIA

  • Applicant must be a graduating Senior at a Montgomery County High School and a Montgomery County Resident for at least one year.
  • Graduate Students are not eligible.
  • Applicant must be accepted to a two year or four year accredited college/university and be fully matriculated and seeking financial aid to complete their education.
  • Awards of the Marie N. Hansen Scholarships will be made without taking into consideration race, ethnicity, religion, disability, or perception of disability.
  • Scholarship recipient must be a United States Citizen.
  • Scholarships are provided based on availability of funds.
  • Application does not guarantee funding.

PLEASE CLICK HERE
TO ACCESS THE ONLINE APPLICATION PROCESS WHICH
WILL BE ACTIVATED ON MARCH 14, 2022
SUBMISSION DEADLINE IS APRIL 22, 2022 BY 11:45PM.



THE EDWARD H. SNOW SCHOLARSHIP FUND
FOR LOWER MERION AND
HARRITON HIGH SCHOOLS


APPLICATION DEADLINE: APRIL 22, 2022

A scholarship program created by the Edward H. Snow Scholarship Fund and administered by The Montgomery County Foundation.

SELECTION CRITERIA

  • Applicant must be a Lower Merion OR Harriton High School senior preparing to 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 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 Scholarship.
  • All Scholarship recipients must be a United States citizen.
  • 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.
  • Scholarships are only provided based on the availability of Funds

PLEASE CLICK HERE
TO ACCESS THE ONLINE APPLICATION PROCESS WHICH
WILL BE ACTIVATED ON MARCH 14, 2022
SUBMISSION DEADLINE IS APRIL 22, 2022 BY 11:45PM.




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