Scholarships by Special Interest

The following scholarships are available to students within the specified criteria listed below. To begin the application process, please download the criteria listed below the desired scholarship.

The 2017 scholarship program has concluded for the year. Please visit the website in February for information on the 2018 scholarship program.

For Nontraditional Students

Joseph R. Calder, Jr., MD Scholarship Fund

  • Non-traditional student returning to school to pursue a career in a medical related program
  • Accepted into part-time or full-time higher education program
  • Resident of Lycoming County
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The Warren E. “Whitey” Cole A.S.H.E. Scholarship Fund

  • Enrolled in civil engineering, civil engineering technology or civil technology curriculum
  • Current student of Penn State University, Bucknell University or Pennsylvania College of Technology OR resident of Bradford, Columbia, Lycoming, Montour, Northumberland, Snyder, Sullivan, Tioga or Union counties and attend another college
    • Must have completed at least sophomore year of a 4-year curriculum or the freshman year of 2-year curriculum
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Taylor J. Ertel Scholarship Fund for Foster Children

  • Applicants must have been placed in foster care by a child welfare agency in some point of their lives
  • Must be a Pennsylvania resident
  • Must be admitted to a program of study
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Benjamin Franklin Fund

  • Enrolled full-time at the Pennsylvania College of Technology
  • Graduated from a school in Bradford, Clinton, Lycoming, Potter, Sullivan or Tioga County
  • Grade point average of B (3.0) or higher
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The Morton and Beatrice Harrison Scholarship Fund

  • Young adults who, as a result of legal offenses as juveniles or young adults, that have come to the attention of the Lycoming County’s Probation Department OR the Lycoming County Children & Youth Services Agency OR the Nurse Family Partnership
  • Plans to attend qualified institution of higher education (two- or four-year college/university, technical college, trade school, etc.)
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Richard P. Lauchle Forestry Scholarship Fund

  • Students of Pennsylvania College of Technology enrolled in the Forest Technology Associates’ Degree Program
  • Scheduled to begin as part- or full-time student in the fall academic year
  • Preference to residents of Centre, Clinton, Columbia, Juniata, Lycoming, Mifflin, Montour, Northumberland, Perry, Snyder, Sullivan or Union Counties
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Jody Lea Loudenslager Scholarship Fund

  • Must be a current Glenn O. Hawbaker, Inc. employee or child of a current employee
  • Accepted to an accredited two- or four-year institution of higher education
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