Scholarships

You're committed to preparing for your career and your future. Penn College corporate partners, community members, employees, and alumni are committed to investing in your passion through scholarship support.

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One application , open each year between December 1 and March 1, is all that's needed to be considered for more than 300 unique Penn College Scholarships.

Scholarship application

Academic Area
Major
Semester
FT/PT

Chester D. Schuman Scholarship

Mrs. Pamela Schuman
Requirements
  • Enrolled in one of the following majors:
    • Baking & Pastry Arts | A.A.S.
    • Culinary Arts Technology | A.A.S.
    • Landscape/Plant Production Technology | A.A.S.
    • Landscape/Horticulture Technology: Plant Production Emphasis | Associate of Applied Science Degree
    • Plastics & Polymer Engineering Technology | B.S.
    • Plastics & Polymer Technology | A.A.S.
  • Have successfully completed 24 credit hours of post-secondary education
  • Must be a graduate from Warrior Run high school in Northumberland County
  • Enrolled full-time​  or part-time
  • Be a first-year ​ , second-year ​ , third-year ​ ,  or fourth-year student
Semester
  • Fall

D. L. Stroehmann Culinary Scholarship

Mr. David L. Stroehmann
Requirements
  • Enrolled in one of the following majors:
    • Baking & Pastry Arts | A.A.S.
    • Culinary Arts Technology | A.A.S.
  • Have applied for, and be eligible for financial aid
  • Have received honors or recognition indicative of good scholarship and participation in co-curricular and community activities
  • combined SAT scores of 1050 or higher
  • Placed 1st, 2nd, or 3rd in any state or national VICA culinary or baking competition
  • Enrolled full-time
  • Be a first-year student
Semester
  • Fall

Daniel J. Doyle Scholarship

Mr. and Mrs. Darryl Kehrer
Requirements
  • Enrolled in any Business, Arts & Sciences ​  or Arts & Sciences Division ​  or Brewing & Fermentation Science ​  or Emergency Management & Homeland Security ​  or Graphic Design & Art ​  or Human Services & Restorative Justice ​  or Individualized Programs of Study ​  or Business & Hospitality Division ​  or Accounting & Business Administration ​  or Baking & Culinary major
  • Are a non-traditional student as defined by entering Penn College four or more years after high school
  • Have maintained a 3.0 cumulative GPA or higher after completing at least 24 college credits
  • Have served in the United States military, are on active duty, or are enlisted in the Reserves or National Guard
  • Exhibits leadership in an on-campus and/or community initiatives or activities
  • Enrolled full-time
  • Be a first-year ​ ,  or transfer student
Semester
  • Fall

Daniele Family Scholarship

Mr. Francis Daniele
Requirements
  • Enrolled in any Baking & Culinary major
  • Preference to employee of Franco's Lounge and Music Club
  • Second preference to be enrolled in the Culinary Arts Technology or Baking and Pastry Arts
  • Enrolled full-time
  • Be a second-year student
Semester
  • Fall

David B. Person Memorial Scholarship

Mr. Kyle Smith
Requirements
  • Enrolled in any Business & Hospitality Division ​  or Baking & Culinary major
  • Applied for and eligible for financial aid
  • Enrolled full-time
  • Be a first-year student
Semester
  • Fall

Diane L. Dorner Scholarship

Ms. Diane Dorner
Requirements
  • Enrolled in any Business & Hospitality Division ​  or Baking & Culinary major
  • Enrolled full-time
  • Be a second-year student

George & Andonetta Girio Family Scholarship

Mr. George Girio
Requirements
  • Enrolled in any Baking & Culinary ​  or Diesel Technology & Natural Resources Division ​  or Diesel Truck, Heavy Equipment & Power Generation ​  or Forestry ​  or Landscape/Plant Production major
  • Graduate of a high school located in Lycoming County
  • Enrolled full-time
  • Be a first-year ​ ,  or transfer student
Semester
  • Fall

Hector Boiardi Scholarship

Ms. Jill Dugovics
Requirements
  • Enrolled in any Baking & Culinary major
  • Applied for and eligible for financial aid
  • Enrolled full-time
  • Be a first-year ​ ,  or second-year student
Semester
  • Fall

Ann Miglio Scholarship

Mrs. Ann Miglio
Requirements
  • Enrolled in any Business & Hospitality Division ​  or Baking & Culinary major
  • Has completed or is in the process of completing at least 28 credit hours
  • Applied for and eligible for financial aid
  • Displays enthusiastic support of the School of Hospitality, the College and the hospitality industry
  • Enrolled full-time
  • Be a first-year ​ , second-year ​ ,  or third-year student
Semester
  • Spring

Jones Dairy Farm Culinary Scholarship

Mr. Joe Moore
Requirements
  • Enrolled in any Baking & Culinary major
  • Enrolled full-time
  • Be a second-year student

Cumberland Valley Tree Service - Landscaping Scholarship

Mr. George Pogue
Requirements
  • Enrolled in any Forestry ​  or Landscape/Plant Production major
  • Enrolled full-time
  • Be a first-year ​ ,  or second-year student

Good's Tree Care Scholarship

Mr. Bob Good
Requirements
  • Enrolled in any Forestry ​  or Landscape/Plant Production major
  • Are a past employee of Good's Tree Care Inc.
  • Have been a recipient of a scholarship from the Fund in prior years
  • Enrolled full-time​  or part-time
  • Be a second-year student
Semester
  • Fall
  • Spring