Scholarships

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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.

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Academic Area
Major
Semester
FT/PT

Clapps Family Endowed Scholarship

Mr. Al Clapps
Requirements
  • Enrolled in one of the following majors:
    • Accounting | A.A.S.
    • Accounting | B.S.
    • Accounting, Online | A.A.S.
    • Accounting, Online | B.S.
    • Applied Management | B.S.
    • Applied Management, Online | B.S.
    • Business Administration | B.S.
    • Business Administration, Online | B.S.
    • Business Administration: Banking & Finance Concentration | B.S.
    • Business Administration: Management Concentration | B.S.
    • Business Administration: Management Concentration, Online | B.S.
    • Business Administration: Marketing Concentration | B.S.
    • Business Administration: Restaurant & Hospitality Operations | B.S.
    • Business Administration: Sport & Event Management Concentration | B.S.
    • Business Management | A.A.S.
    • Business Management, Online | A.A.S.
  • Achieved at least a 3.0 cumulative GPA on a 4.0 scale in high school or were in the top 1/3 of their graduating class
  • Achieved at least a 3.0 cumulative GPA on a 4.0 scale after completing at least 24 credit hours of college academic work
  • Enrolled full-time
  • Be a first-year ​ , second-year ​ , third-year ​ , fourth-year ​ ,  or transfer student
Semester
  • Fall

Lenfest Scholars Program

The Brook J. Lenfest Foundation
Requirements
  • Enrolled in one of the following majors:
    • Accounting | A.A.S.
    • Accounting, Online | A.A.S.
    • Advertising Art | A.A.A.
    • Architecture | A.A.S.
    • Automated Manufacturing Technology | A.A.S.
    • Automation Engineering Technology: Mechatronics | Automation Engineering Technology: Mechatronics
    • Automotive Restoration | Certificate
    • Automotive Service Sales & Marketing | A.A.S.
    • Automotive Technology | A.A.S.
    • Automotive Technology: Honda PACT | A.A.S.
    • Aviation Technology | A.A.S.
    • Baking & Pastry Arts | A.A.S.
    • Building Construction Technology | A.A.S.
    • Business Management | A.A.S.
    • Business Management, Online | A.A.S.
    • Civil Engineering Technology | A.A.S.
    • Collision Repair Technology | A.A.S.
    • Concrete Science Technology | A.A.S
    • Culinary Arts Technology | A.A.S.
    • Dental Hygiene | A.A.S.
    • Diesel Technology | A.A.S.
    • Electric Power Generation Technology: Diesel Emphasis | A.A.S.
    • Electrical Construction | A.A.S.
    • Electrical Technology | A.A.S.
    • Electronics & Computer Engineering Technology: Electronics & Computer Engineering Emphasis | A.A.S.
    • Electronics & Computer Engineering Technology: Robotics & Automation Emphasis | A.A.S.
    • Emergency Management & Homeland Security and Paramedic Science | Dual Degree Option
    • Engineering CAD Technology | A.A.S.
    • Forest Technology | A.A.S.
    • General Studies | A.A.
    • Health Arts: Practical Nursing Emphasis | A.A.S.
    • Health Information Technology | A.A.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.
    • Human Services & Restorative Justice | A.A.S.
    • Individual Studies | A.A.S.
    • Information Technology: Network & User Support | A.A.S.
    • Landscape/Plant Production Technology | A.A.S.
    • Landscape/Horticulture Technology: Plant Production Emphasis | Associate of Applied Science Degree
    • Machine Tool Technology | A.A.S.
    • Mechatronics Technology | A.A.S.
    • Metal Fabrication Technology | A.A.S.
    • Nursing, LPN to RN | A.A.S.
    • Nursing, RN Preparation | A.A.S.
    • Occupational Therapy Assistant | A.A.S.
    • Paramedic Science | A.A.S.
    • Physical Therapist Assistant | A.A.S.
    • Plastics & Polymer Technology | A.A.S.
    • Radiography | A.A.S.
    • Surgical Technology | A.A.S.
    • Surveying Technology | A.A.S.
    • Welding Technology | A.A.S.
  • Graduate from a Philadelphia Mastery Charter high school or a high school graduate from the Philadelphia Futures program
  • Complete the "Mastery Charter/Philadelphia Futures Essay"
  • Enrolled full-time
  • Be a first-year student
Semester
  • Fall

Ralph E. "Sonny" Persun Memorial Scholarship

Mrs. Karen Mensinger
Requirements
  • Enrolled in one of the following majors:
    • Automotive Restoration | Certificate
    • Collision Repair Technician | Certificate
    • Collision Repair Technology | A.A.S.
  • Enrolled full-time
  • Be a second-year student

South Jersey Region AACA Scholarship

Mr. Raymond S. McFarland
Requirements
  • Enrolled in one of the following majors:
    • Automotive Restoration | Certificate
  • Enrolled full-time
  • Be a first-year ​ ,  or transfer student

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

Rolls-Royce Foundation Scholarship

Mr. Dick Jones
Requirements
  • Enrolled in one of the following majors:
    • Automotive Restoration | Certificate
  • Enrolled full-time
  • Be a second-year student

RPM Foundation Scholarship

Ms. Diane Fitzgerald
Requirements
  • Enrolled in one of the following majors:
    • Automotive Restoration | Certificate
  • Demonstrates financial need
  • Enrolled full-time
  • Be a second-year student
Semester
  • Fall

Studebaker Drivers Club Keystone Region Scholarship

Mr. Larry Michael
Requirements
  • Enrolled in one of the following majors:
    • Automotive Restoration | Certificate
  • Enrolled full-time
  • Be a second-year ​ , third-year ​ ,  or fourth-year student

Susquehanna Valley Corvette Club Foundation Scholarship

Mr. Al Clapps
Requirements
  • Enrolled in one of the following majors:
    • Automotive Restoration | Certificate
    • Automotive Service Sales & Marketing | A.A.S.
    • Automotive Technology Management | B.S.
    • Automotive Technology Management, Online | B.S.
    • Automotive Technology | A.A.S.
    • Automotive Technology: Honda PACT | A.A.S.
  • Rank in top 50% of high school graduating class
  • Enrolled full-time
  • Be a first-year student
Semester
  • Fall

Transportation Technology Scholarship

Mr. Brett Reasner
Requirements
  • Enrolled in one of the following majors:
    • Automotive Restoration | Certificate
    • Automotive Service Sales & Marketing | A.A.S.
    • Automotive Service Technician | Certificate
    • Automotive Technology Management | B.S.
    • Automotive Technology Management, Online | B.S.
    • Automotive Technology | A.A.S.
    • Automotive Technology: Honda PACT | A.A.S.
    • Aviation Maintenance Technician | Certificate
    • Aviation Maintenance Technology | B.S.
    • Aviation Technology | A.A.S.
    • Collision Repair Technician | Certificate
    • Collision Repair Technology | A.A.S.
  • Applied for and eligible for financial aid
Semester

William and Lorraine Manos Scholarship

Mr. and Mrs. William Manos
Requirements
  • Enrolled in one of the following majors:
    • Automotive Restoration | Certificate
    • Automotive Service Sales & Marketing | A.A.S.
    • Automotive Service Technician | Certificate
    • Automotive Technology Management | B.S.
    • Automotive Technology Management, Online | B.S.
    • Automotive Technology | A.A.S.
    • Automotive Technology: Honda PACT | A.A.S.
    • Collision Repair Technician | Certificate
    • Collision Repair Technology | A.A.S.
  • First preference: resident of Lycoming County
  • Second preference: resident of Bradford, Clinton, Montour, Northumberland, Potter, Sullivan, Tioga, or Union Counties
  • Enrolled full-time
Semester
  • Fall

Carl N. and Karen J. Beaver Annual Scholarship

Mr. Carl Beaver
Requirements
  • Enrolled in one of the following majors:
    • Automotive Restoration | Certificate
  • Enrolled full-time
  • Be a first-year ​ ,  or transfer student