Binder Family Scholarship

The Binder Family Fund Scholarship was created by Richard G. Binder to award scholarships to graduating seniors of Steelton-Highspire High School to assist him/her in receiving a higher education at a four-year college or university.  Mr. Binder was a 1940 graduate of Steelton High School and worked for Bethlehem Steel until his retirement. 

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March 15


Multiple Winners/Up to $10,000

Scholarship FAQs


  1. Student must be a graduating senior of Steelton-Highspire High School 
  2. Student must attend a four year college or university 
  3. Good citizenship (extracurricular activities) 
  4. Academic achievement 
  5. Financial need 
  6. Essay
  7. Supplemental documents. This may include a resume, letter(s) of recommendation, transcript, FAFSA Student Aid Report (SAR), or other scholarship-specific documents. Specific requirements are noted in the application.


Describe your current interests and activities, as well as sharing future goals and ambitions. 300 words maximum.


This scholarship will automatically renew for up to 4 years provided that the student maintains a minimum 2.5 GPA and continues to have financial need. Students must submit their transcript and tuition bill each semester for renewal of the award. Should the GPA requirement not be met, the student will be placed on probation. Failure to regain the required GPA after one academic semester will result in the loss of the scholarship. 

Would you like to support the ? You can make a donation directly to this fund, to help grow its impact and ability to provide educational resources for students in our community — forever!


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