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Scholarships for College and Graduate Students
 Samuel L. Abrams Foundation
Graduates from select schools in Cumberland, Dauphin, or Perry counties attending college or university

Deadline: May 31

Multiple winners/Amount varies
Samuel L. Abrams Foundation - Professionals
Employees of Harrisburg School District looking to further their education

Deadline: May 31

Varies/Varies

Ivin S. and Virginia D. Bear Fund

Students attending Franklin & Marshall College or Shippensburg UniversityMultiple winners/Amount varies
Beistle Company ScholarshipStudents who are legal dependents of full-time employees of the Beistle Company; second preference may be given to students graduating from Shippensburg High School; third preference may be given to students graduating from high schools within a 30 mile radius of Shippensburg

Deadline: April 1
Varies/up to $1,000 per year for up to 4 years
George P. Boucek Memorial Scholarship of Delta DentalStudents who are dependent children of associates of Delta Dental (either a management employee or an employee who is a member of PJB Local 170), with a minimum 2.5 GPA

Deadline: April 15
2 winners/up to $1,500 each
Simon and Eva Brenner Travel ScholarshipStudents attending HACC, for the purpose of traveling either in the US or abroad for personal or educational enrichment, and/or for costs associated with participation in a program of International Education approved by the college

Deadlines:
Summer - April 1
Fall - June 1
Winter - September 30
Spring - November 30
Multiple winners/up to $2,000 total
Central PA Architects Foundation Fund Architecture ScholarshipStudents who are present or former residents of one of the following Pennsylvania counties: Adams, Cumberland, Dauphin, Franklin, Fulton, Juniata, Lancaster, Lebanon, Montour, Northumberland, Perry, Snyder, or York, and currently enrolled in an architecture degree program

Deadline: June 30
Varies/Amount varies

Harry N. and Melva A. Derickson Scholarship

Students who are residents of Dauphin, Cumberland, and Perry Counties, for study in preparation for medical or dental school, nursing, physical therapy, other medical related fields, or engineering

Deadline: April 1
Multiple winners; Amount varies

It is preferred that the number of scholarships be split equally between males and females.
Lou Drane Fund Music ScholarshipStudents from Adams, Cumberland, Dauphin, Franklin, Fulton, Juniata, Lancaster, Lebanon, Montour, Northumberland, Perry, Snyder, and York counties, studying classical music composition, teaching, and performance

Deadline: March 30
Multiple winners/up to $5,000 each
Family & Children's Services of Lebanon CountyStudents who are residents of Lebanon County, pursuing higher education degrees in social sciences and human services, including fields such as medicine, nursing, social work, mental health, and other specialized therapies in the treatment of physical and mental disabilities

Deadline: March 30
Multiple winners/up to $1,200
Norma Gotwalt ScholarshipFemale students entering their senior year at Penn State Harrisburg, studying elementary education, with a minimum 3.25 cumulative GPA

Deadline: March 15
1 winner/up to $3,000
Gordon B. and Josephine Hewlett Memorial ScholarshipStudents from Franklin County, with a 2.5 GPA or higher, who wish to study nursing; priority is given to undergraduate students, but graduate students may apply

Deadline: April 1
Varies/Amount varies
Roberta L. Houpt ScholarshipStudents from Dauphin, Cumberland and Perry counties, studying nursing

Deadline: April 1
Multiple winners/up to $2,000 each
Law and Justice Careers ScholarshipStudent of color who either (1) has been accepted by (in the case of high school students), or enrolled in an accredited institution of higher learning located in Central Pennsylvania or (2) is a senior or a graduate of a high school located in Central Pennsylvania and who has been accepted by (in the case of high school students), or enrolled in an accredited institution of higher learning; and intend to pursue a law-related career, including criminal justice, law enforcement, paralegal, and pre-law as well as other law-related fields; this does not include forensic science or crime scene investigation

Deadline: Rolling
Multiple winners/up to $5,000 each
Leon I. Lock and Barbara R. Lock ScholarshipGraduating seniors and graduates within the last five years of any high school in Cumberland, Dauphin, Franklin, Lebanon or Perry county, who will attend HACC to study nursing

Deadline: April 1
Multiple winners/up to $500 each
Leon Lowengard ScholarshipStudents attending Harrisburg City Public Schools and surrounding districts with a minimum GPA of 2.0; preference will be given to students who are of Jewish faith and to undergraduate students

Deadline: July 15
Multiple winners/Amount varies
Bruce Mangione FundStudents who attend school within the city of Harrisburg and children of the employees of NRG Energy (Harrisburg office) or Harrisburg Hilton and Towers

Deadline: April 1
2 winners/up to $1,500 each
PARTS Scholarship Pennsylvania Automotive Recycling Trade SocietyA child or step child of an owner who is an eligible active PARTS member or an employee who has worked for an eligible PARTS member for at least one year prior to March 15 or a child or step child of such an employee

Deadline: April 1
Multiple winners/Amount varies
Ray S. Shoemaker Scholarship

Students attending Harrisburg City Public Schools and surrounding districts with a minimum GPA of 2.0; preference will be given to undergraduate students, but graduate students may apply

Deadline: July 15

Multiple winners/Amount varies
Joseph L. and Vivian E. Steele Music ScholarshipStudents from Adams, Cumberland, Dauphin, Franklin, Fulton, Juniata, Lancaster, Lebanon, Montour, Northumberland, Perry, Synder, and York counties, studying classical music composition, teaching, and performance

Deadline: March 30
Multiple winners/up to $5,000 each
Joseph L. and Vivian E. Steele Architecture ScholarshipStudents who are present or former residents of one of the following Pennsylvania counties: Dauphin, Cumberland, York, Perry, Franklin, Lebanon, Adams, Fulton, Juniata, Lancaster, Montour, Snyder, Bedford, Blair, Centre, Clinton, Huntingdon, Mifflin, Union, or Northumberland, and studying in the final three years of a Bachelor of Architecture program OR in a graduate program leading to a Master of Architecture degree

Deadline: EXTENDED March 15
Multiple winners/up to $5,000 each



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