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Academic Area
Major
Semester
FT/PT
[2] Majors:DTM,DD
[1]Areas:Diesel Truck, Heavy Equipment & Power Generation
[1]Sch:Engineering Technologies

Pennsylvania Motor Truck Association - North Central Chapter Scholarship

Mr. Michael Collins
Requirements
  • Enrolled in one of the following majors:
    • Diesel Truck Maintenance Technician | Certificate
    • Diesel Technology | A.A.S.
  • Applied for and eligible for financial aid
  • Enrolled full-time
  • Be a first-year student
Semester
  • Fall
[5] Majors:DTM,DD,CH,HY,HE
[2]Areas:Diesel Truck, Heavy Equipment & Power Generation,Heavy Equipment Operations
[1]Sch:Engineering Technologies

Rick Taylor Memorial Scholarship

Mr. Doug Taylor
Requirements
  • Enrolled in one of the following majors:
    • Diesel Truck Maintenance Technician | Certificate
    • Diesel Technology | A.A.S.
    • Heavy Construction Equipment Technology: Caterpillar Equipment Emphasis | A.A.S.
    • Heavy Construction Equipment Technology: Operator Emphasis | A.A.S.
    • Heavy Construction Equipment Technology: Technician Emphasis | A.A.S.
  • Are employees, including interns of Earthborne, Inc.
  • Enrolled full-time
  • Be a first-year student
Semester
  • Fall
[6] Majors:CT,BCT,DTM,DD,HY,SU
[4]Areas:Civil Engineering & Surveying,Diesel Truck, Heavy Equipment & Power Generation,Heavy Equipment Operations,Construction Management
[2]Sch:Engineering Technologies,Construction & Architectural Technologies Division

The Hawbaker Family Scholarship

Mr. Daniel Hawbaker
Requirements
  • Enrolled in one of the following majors:
    • Civil Engineering Technology | A.A.S.
    • Civil Engineering Technology | B.S.
    • Diesel Truck Maintenance Technician | Certificate
    • Diesel Technology | A.A.S.
    • Heavy Construction Equipment Technology: Operator Emphasis | A.A.S.
    • Surveying Technology | A.A.S.
  • Any major if an employee of dependent of an employee of GOH, Inc.
  • Graduated from Bald Eagle Area School District
  • Graduated from Bellefonte Area School District
  • Graduated from Penns Valley Area School District
  • Successfully completed a program with Central Pennsylvania Institute of Science and Technology
  • Enrolled full-time
  • Be a second-year ​ , third-year ​ ,  or fourth-year student
Semester
[2] Majors:DD,DTM
[1]Areas:Diesel Truck, Heavy Equipment & Power Generation
[1]Sch:Engineering Technologies

Dr. and Mrs. Marshall D. Welch, Jr. Endowed Diesel Scholarship

Mrs. Mary Welch
Requirements
  • Enrolled in one of the following majors:
    • Diesel Technology | A.A.S.
    • Diesel Truck Maintenance Technician | Certificate
  • Applied for and eligible for financial aid
  • Enrolled full-time
  • Be a first-year ​ ,  or transfer student
Semester
  • Fall
[39] Majors:ASD,AX,AF,AEM,AER,BMS,CB,CT,BCT,SS,BCM,DD,DTM,DG,EB,EL,EN,BEN,BHD,HV,CH,HY,HE,BIX,LP,LT,MY,MG,BAF,MX,MF,018,BRM,BRC,BRX,SU,BWE,WA,WE
[15]Areas:Architecture & Sustainable Design,Automated Manufacturing & Machining,Electronics & Computer Engineering Technology,Electrical,Building Construction,Civil Engineering & Surveying,Construction Management,Diesel Truck, Heavy Equipment & Power Generation,Engineering & Industrial Design Technology,Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning,Heavy Equipment Operations,Landscape/Plant Production,Engineering Technologies,Welding & Metal Fabrication,Construction & Design Technologies
[2]Sch:Engineering Technologies,Construction & Design Technologies

Dwight E. Stoltzfus Memorial Trade Scholarship

Mrs. Kay D. Stoltzfus
Requirements
  • Enrolled in one of the following majors:
    • Architecture & Sustainable Design | B.S.
    • Architecture | A.A.S.
    • Automated Manufacturing Technology | A.A.S.
    • Automation Engineering Technology: Mechatronics | Automation Engineering Technology: Mechatronics
    • Automation Engineering Technology: Robotics & Automation | B.S.
    • Building Automation Engineering Technology | B.S.
    • Building Construction Technology | A.A.S.
    • Civil Engineering Technology | A.A.S.
    • Civil Engineering Technology | B.S.
    • Concrete Science Technology | A.A.S
    • Construction Management | B.S.
    • Diesel Technology | A.A.S.
    • Diesel Truck Maintenance Technician | Certificate
    • Electric Power Generation Technology: Diesel Emphasis | A.A.S.
    • Electrical Construction | A.A.S.
    • Electrical Technology | A.A.S.
    • Engineering CAD Technology | A.A.S.
    • Engineering Design Technology | B.S.
    • Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning Design Technology | B.S.
    • Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning Technology | A.A.S.
    • Heavy Construction Equipment Technology: Caterpillar Equipment Emphasis | A.A.S.
    • Heavy Construction Equipment Technology: Operator Emphasis | A.A.S.
    • Heavy Construction Equipment Technology: Technician Emphasis | A.A.S.
    • Industrial Design | B.S.
    • Landscape/Horticulture Technology: Plant Production Emphasis | Associate of Applied Science Degree
    • Landscape/Plant Production Technology | A.A.S.
    • Machine Tool Technology | A.A.S.
    • Machinist General | Certificate
    • Manufacturing Engineering Technology | B.S.
    • Mechatronics Technology | A.A.S.
    • Metal Fabrication Technology | A.A.S.
    • Nanofabrication Technology | Competency Credential
    • Residential Construction Technology & Management | B.S.
    • Residential Construction Technology & Management: Building Construction Technology Concentration | B.S.
    • Residential Construction Technology & Management: Architecture Concentration | B.S.
    • Surveying Technology | A.A.S.
    • Welding & Fabrication Engineering Technology | B.S.
    • Welding Technology | A.A.S.
    • Welding | Certificate
  • Dependent of DESCCO Design and Construction Company
  • Non-traditional student with children
  • Must not have any drug related offenses
  • Letter of recommendation from a previous employer or provide reference regarding good character
  • Have been a recipient of a scholarship from the Fund in prior years
  • Are a permanent resident of the United States
  • Enrolled full-time​  or part-time
  • Be a first-year ​ ,  or transfer student
Semester
  • Fall
[9] Majors:DTM,DD,DG,FR,CH,HY,HE,LT,LP
[4]Areas:Diesel Truck, Heavy Equipment & Power Generation,Forestry,Heavy Equipment Operations,Landscape/Plant Production
[1]Sch:Engineering Technologies

Earth Science Center Scholarship

Mr. Justin Beishline
Requirements
  • Enrolled in one of the following majors:
    • Diesel Truck Maintenance Technician | Certificate
    • Diesel Technology | A.A.S.
    • Electric Power Generation Technology: Diesel Emphasis | A.A.S.
    • Forest Technology | A.A.S.
    • Heavy Construction Equipment Technology: Caterpillar Equipment Emphasis | A.A.S.
    • Heavy Construction Equipment Technology: Operator Emphasis | A.A.S.
    • Heavy Construction Equipment Technology: Technician Emphasis | A.A.S.
    • Landscape/Plant Production Technology | A.A.S.
    • Landscape/Horticulture Technology: Plant Production Emphasis | Associate of Applied Science Degree
  • Enrolled full-time
  • Be a first-year student
[9] Majors:CT,BCT,BCM,DTM,DD,CH,HY,HE,SU
[4]Areas:Civil Engineering & Surveying,Construction Management,Diesel Truck, Heavy Equipment & Power Generation,Heavy Equipment Operations
[1]Sch:Engineering Technologies

H.L. Wiker, Inc. Scholarship

Mr. Jeffrey D. Wiker
Requirements
  • Enrolled in one of the following majors:
    • Civil Engineering Technology | A.A.S.
    • Civil Engineering Technology | B.S.
    • Construction Management | B.S.
    • Diesel Truck Maintenance Technician | Certificate
    • Diesel Technology | A.A.S.
    • Heavy Construction Equipment Technology: Caterpillar Equipment Emphasis | A.A.S.
    • Heavy Construction Equipment Technology: Operator Emphasis | A.A.S.
    • Heavy Construction Equipment Technology: Technician Emphasis | A.A.S.
    • Surveying Technology | A.A.S.
  • Are an employee of H.L. Wiker, Inc. or are a family member of an employee
  • Enrolled full-time
  • Be a first-year student
Semester
  • Fall
[5] Majors:DD,DTM,CH,HY,HE
[2]Areas:Diesel Truck, Heavy Equipment & Power Generation,Heavy Equipment Operations
[1]Sch:Engineering Technologies

Highway Equipment & Supply Co. Scholarship

Mr. Ryan Flood
Requirements
  • Enrolled in one of the following majors:
    • Diesel Technology | A.A.S.
    • Diesel Truck Maintenance Technician | Certificate
    • Heavy Construction Equipment Technology: Caterpillar Equipment Emphasis | A.A.S.
    • Heavy Construction Equipment Technology: Operator Emphasis | A.A.S.
    • Heavy Construction Equipment Technology: Technician Emphasis | A.A.S.
  • Applied for and eligible for financial aid
  • Enrolled full-time​  or part-time
  • Be a first-year student
Semester
  • Fall
[2] Majors:BWE,WA
[1]Areas:Welding & Metal Fabrication
[1]Sch:Engineering Technologies

Penn College Welding Faculty Scholarship

Dr. Bradley M. Webb
Requirements
  • Enrolled in one of the following majors:
    • Welding & Fabrication Engineering Technology | B.S.
    • Welding Technology | A.A.S.
  • Enrolled full-time
  • Be a second-year ​ , third-year ​ ,  or fourth-year student
[7] Majors:AF,RST,MY,BAF,BWE,WA,WE
[3]Areas:Automated Manufacturing & Machining,Collision Repair & Restoration,Welding & Metal Fabrication
[1]Sch:Engineering Technologies

Robert F. and Dorothy J. Dietrich Machining Scholarship

Mr. Robert Dietrich
Requirements
  • Enrolled in one of the following majors:
    • Automated Manufacturing Technology | A.A.S.
    • Automotive Restoration | Certificate
    • Machine Tool Technology | A.A.S.
    • Manufacturing Engineering Technology | B.S.
    • Welding & Fabrication Engineering Technology | B.S.
    • Welding Technology | A.A.S.
    • Welding | Certificate
  • Graduate of Windber High School, any high school in Somerset or Cambria counties
  • Enrolled full-time
  • Be a first-year student
Semester
  • Fall
[9] Majors:EL,BEE,EE,RO,EN,MY,BAF,BWE,WA
[5]Areas:Electrical,Electronics & Computer Engineering Technology,Engineering & Industrial Design Technology,Automated Manufacturing & Machining,Welding & Metal Fabrication
[1]Sch:Engineering Technologies

Cameron Manufacturing and Design, Inc. Scholarship

Mr. Matthew Sharpe
Requirements
  • Enrolled in one of the following majors:
    • Electrical Technology | A.A.S.
    • Electronics & Computer Engineering Technology | B.S.
    • Electronics & Computer Engineering Technology: Electronics & Computer Engineering Emphasis | A.A.S.
    • Electronics & Computer Engineering Technology: Robotics & Automation Emphasis | A.A.S.
    • Engineering CAD Technology | A.A.S.
    • Machine Tool Technology | A.A.S.
    • Manufacturing Engineering Technology | B.S.
    • Welding & Fabrication Engineering Technology | B.S.
    • Welding Technology | A.A.S.
  • Enrolled full-time
  • Be a first-year student
[15] Majors:BMS,CB,CT,BCT,SS,BCM,EB,EL,BHD,HV,BRM,BRC,BRX,BWE,WA
[7]Areas:Electrical,Building Construction,Civil Engineering & Surveying,Construction Management,Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning,Construction & Design Technologies,Welding & Metal Fabrication
[2]Sch:Engineering Technologies,Construction & Design Technologies

Charles M. Flaig Memorial Scholarship

Mrs. Donna Flaig
Requirements
  • Enrolled in one of the following majors:
    • Building Automation Engineering Technology | B.S.
    • Building Construction Technology | A.A.S.
    • Civil Engineering Technology | A.A.S.
    • Civil Engineering Technology | B.S.
    • Concrete Science Technology | A.A.S
    • Construction Management | B.S.
    • Electrical Construction | A.A.S.
    • Electrical Technology | A.A.S.
    • Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning Design Technology | B.S.
    • Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning Technology | A.A.S.
    • Residential Construction Technology & Management | B.S.
    • Residential Construction Technology & Management: Building Construction Technology Concentration | B.S.
    • Residential Construction Technology & Management: Architecture Concentration | B.S.
    • Welding & Fabrication Engineering Technology | B.S.
    • Welding Technology | A.A.S.
  • Veteran
  • Demonstrates financial need
  • Enrolled full-time​  or part-time
  • Be a first-year ​ , second-year ​ , third-year ​ , fourth-year ​ ,  or transfer student
Semester
  • Fall