scholarships

Other Scholarship Opportunities

Below is a list of scholarship opportunities available to anyone meeting the specific criteria outlined in the terms of the scholarship.

TFEC Aspire to Rise Scholarship Fund

The TFEC Aspire to Rise Scholarship provides financial assistance for non-traditional students who have experienced adversity in their lives but are looking to overcome those struggles through further education. The TFEC Aspire to Rise Scholarship specifically supports individuals who are 22 years of age or older, who have not completed a post-secondary degree, and plan… Read More

Award: Multiple Winners / Amount Varies
Deadline: Fall Semester: EXTENDED to July 1
Spring Semester: November 1
GED Testing: Rolling Deadline

Sue & Ken Dyer Foundation Travel Scholarship

For juniors and seniors enrolled at Cedar Cliff, Camp Hill, Mechanicsburg, Trinity, or Harrisburg Academy wishing to travel for educational, service, or mission work.

Award: Multiple winners/up to $2,000 each
Deadline: March 15

TFEC Early Education Scholarship Fund

This scholarship provides opportunities to eligible Pre-K students ages 3 to 5 years old to attend a quality early learning center or preschool program located in Cumberland, Dauphin, Franklin, Lebanon, and Perry Counties as well as the Dillsburg area of Northern York County. Students must be enrolled or plan to enroll in an early learning… Read More

Award: Number of recipients vary/Amount varies - Up to $2,500 per child
Deadline: August 15, 2021

EITC Opportunity Scholarship

For students residing in a district of one of the lowest 15% achieving schools as determined by the Pennsylvania Department of Education to receive funding to attend an out-of-district or private elementary, middle, or high school within Cumberland, Dauphin, Franklin, Lebanon, and Perry counties, and the Dillsburg Area.

Award: Number of recipients vary/Amount varies
Deadline: April 15 (March 15 deadline for families who received the scholarship in 2020)

Grove Family Fund #1

For juniors or seniors from Harrisburg High School, Sci-Tech High School, Steelton-Highspire High School, or Bishop McDevitt High School who plan to attend HACC to take academic or college-prep courses while still in high school.

Award: Number of recipients vary/Amount varies
Deadline: Rolling

George M. and Mary Jane Leader Scholarship

TFEC is extending the application deadline for all scholarship funds with an April 1 deadline to April 7. Click here for more information. This fund was established after the passing of Mr. and Mrs. Leader with the intent to support and motivate youth from the City of Harrisburg to attend Harrisburg Area Community College and… Read More

Award: Multiple winners/Amount Varies
Deadline: Rolling Deadline

Leader Scholarship Fund

Legal residents of Cumberland, Dauphin, Lancaster, or York county who have been accepted into HACC’s LPN program.

Award: Number of recipients vary/ up to $5,000 each
Deadline: November 30