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G. Thomas Balsbaugh Memorial

The G. Thomas Balsbaugh Memorial Scholarship Fund wishes to offer scholarships to Dauphin County high school seniors planning to attend a four-year college or university.   

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Deadline

March 15


Award

Multiple Awards/Up to $2,500

Scholarship FAQ

Criteria

  1. Legal resident of Dauphin County 
  2. High academic standing and achievement 
  3. Attendance at a four-year college or university 
  4. Exemplify good character 
  5. Exhibit a variety of interests and activities in both academic and personal life 
  6. Financial need
  7. Essay
  8. 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.

Essay

Write a one page essay discussing what life experiences and activities have influenced your future education/vocation plans.

Renewability

Recipients of this scholarship may reapply for up to three additional consecutive years provided the student continues to meet scholarship criteria, including earning a minimum 2.5 GPA. Students must submit a full application but may be prompted to complete a different essay.

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