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

Benton Foundry, Inc. Scholarship

Mr. Jeffrey Hall
Requirements
  • Enrolled in one of the following majors:
    • Automated Manufacturing Technology | A.A.S.
    • Automation Engineering Technology: Mechatronics | Automation Engineering Technology: Mechatronics
    • Automation Engineering Technology: Robotics & Automation | B.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.
    • Engineering Design Technology | B.S.
    • Machine Tool Technology | A.A.S.
    • Machinist General | Certificate
    • Manufacturing Engineering Technology | B.S.
    • Mechatronics Technology | A.A.S.
  • Employed by (including interns and/or immediate family members of Benton Foundry, Inc.
  • Enrolled full-time​  or part-time
Semester
  • Fall

Pneu-Dart, Inc. Scholarship

Mr. Blair D. Soars
Requirements
  • Enrolled in one of the following majors:
    • Automation Engineering Technology: Mechatronics | Automation Engineering Technology: Mechatronics
    • Automation Engineering Technology: Robotics & Automation | B.S.
    • Building Automation Engineering Technology | B.S.
    • Engineering CAD Technology | A.A.S.
    • Engineering Design Technology | B.S.
    • Machine Tool Technology | A.A.S.
    • Manufacturing Engineering Technology | B.S.
    • Plastics & Polymer Engineering Technology | B.S.
  • Graduated in the top third of their high school class
  • Enrolled full-time
  • Be a first-year student
Semester
  • Fall

Wolstenholme Scholarship

Mr. Ralph Wolstenholme
Requirements
  • Enrolled in one of the following majors:
    • Automation Engineering Technology: Mechatronics | Automation Engineering Technology: Mechatronics
    • Automation Engineering Technology: Robotics & Automation | B.S.
    • Electronics & Computer Engineering Technology | B.S.
    • Electronics & Computer Engineering Technology: Electronics & Computer Engineering Emphasis | A.A.S.
    • Engineering CAD Technology | A.A.S.
    • Engineering Design Technology | B.S.
    • Machine Tool Technology | A.A.S.
    • Manufacturing Engineering Technology | B.S.
    • Plastics & Polymer Engineering Technology | B.S.
    • Plastics & Polymer Technology | A.A.S.
  • Graduate of Galeton High School
  • Graduate of Williamson High School
  • Graduate of Cowanesque Valley High School
  • Graduate of Northern Potter High School
  • Enrolled full-time
  • Be a first-year student
Semester
  • Fall

Wheeland Lumber Company Scholarship

Mr. Ray Wheeland
Requirements
  • Enrolled in one of the following majors:
    • Automation Engineering Technology: Mechatronics | Automation Engineering Technology: Mechatronics
    • Automation Engineering Technology: Robotics & Automation | B.S.
    • Forest Technology | A.A.S.
    • Mechatronics Technology | A.A.S.
  • Has received scholarship from the Fund in previous years
  • Enrolled full-time
Semester
  • Fall

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 Truck Maintenance Technician | Certificate
    • Diesel Technology | A.A.S.
    • 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
  • Enrolled full-time​  or part-time
  • Be a first-year ​ ,  or transfer student
Semester
  • Fall

John A. Savoy Scholarship

Mrs. Carol Savoy
Requirements
  • Enrolled in one of the following majors:
    • Automated Manufacturing Technology | A.A.S.
    • Automation Engineering Technology: Mechatronics | Automation Engineering Technology: Mechatronics
    • Automation Engineering Technology: Robotics & Automation | B.S.
  • Demonstrates leadership and dedication to the profession
  • Enrolled full-time
  • Be a second-year student
Semester
  • Fall

Joseph E. Logue Scholarship

Mrs. Elizabeth Logue
Requirements
  • Enrolled in one of the following majors:
    • Automated Manufacturing Technology | A.A.S.
    • Automation Engineering Technology: Mechatronics | Automation Engineering Technology: Mechatronics
    • Automation Engineering Technology: Robotics & Automation | B.S.
    • Machine Tool Technology | A.A.S.
  • Enrolled full-time
  • Be a first-year student

Ruth Ann Van Horn Nursing Scholarship

Mr. Chalmer Van Horn
Requirements
  • Enrolled in one of the following majors:
    • Nursing, Completion, Online | B.S.
    • Nursing, LPN to RN | A.A.S.
    • Nursing, RN Preparation | A.A.S.
    • Nursing, Traditional | B.S.
  • First preference to student enrolled in the Practical Nursing program
  • Student age 23 or older
  • Enrolled full-time
  • Be a first-year ​ , second-year ​ , third-year ​ , fourth-year ​ ,  or transfer student
Semester
  • Fall

Williamsport Rotary Club Scholarship

Mr. Mike Wolf
Requirements
  • Enrolled in one of the following majors:
    • Nursing, Completion, Online | B.S.
    • Nursing, LPN to RN | A.A.S.
    • Nursing, RN Preparation | A.A.S.
    • Nursing, Traditional | B.S.
  • First preference given to a student enrolled in a nursing program
  • Second preference given to a student that is enrolled in any School of Nursing and Health Sciences major
  • Applied for and eligible for financial aid
  • Demonstrates citizenship and dedication
  • Graduate of Bishop Neuman High School
  • Graduate of Loyalsock Township High School
  • Graduate of South Williamsport High School
  • Graduate of Williamsport High School
  • Enrolled full-time
  • Be a first-year student
Semester
  • Fall

William G. and Marie E. Knecht Scholarship

Mr. William G. Knecht
Requirements
  • Enrolled in one of the following majors:
    • Nursing, Completion, Online | B.S.
    • Nursing, LPN to RN | A.A.S.
    • Nursing, RN Preparation | A.A.S.
    • Nursing, Traditional | B.S.
  • First preference is a student from Lycoming County
  • Enrolled full-time
  • Be a first-year student
Semester
  • Fall

Pathways Scholarship

Requirements
  • Enrolled in one of the following majors:
    • Nursing, LPN to RN | A.A.S.
    • Paramedic Practice | Certificate
    • Paramedic Science | A.A.S.
  • Students who have previously completed their EMT coursework through Workforce Development at Penn College and are enrolled in the Paramedic Science, Paramedic Technician Associate degree, Paramedic Science Certificate, or corresponding Pre-Program; or
  • Students who have previously completed their LPN program through Workforce Development at Penn College and are enrolled in LPN-to-RN major, or corresponding Pre Program.
  • Enrolled full-time​  or part-time
Semester
  • Fall
  • Spring

Allyson Wilgar-Jones Annual Scholarship

Ms. Dottie Mathers
Requirements
  • Enrolled in one of the following majors:
    • Nursing, Completion, Online | B.S.
    • Nursing, LPN to RN | A.A.S.
    • Nursing, RN Preparation | A.A.S.
    • Nursing, Traditional | B.S.
  • Submission of two letters of recommendation, may be from two nursing educators, or one nursing educator and one other person of reference
  • Must have applied for and be eligible for financial aid
  • Enrolled full-time​  or part-time
  • Be a first-year ​ , second-year ​ , third-year ​ , fourth-year ​ ,  or transfer student
Semester
  • Fall