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

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

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

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

Dream Machines Motor Club Scholarship

Ms. Gloria Shultz
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.
  • First preference: students who are family members of the Dream Machines Motor Club
  • Second preference: students from the Columbia-Montour Area Vocational Technical School
  • Enrolled full-time
  • Be a second-year student
Semester
  • Fall

Gettysburg Region AACA Scholarship

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

Harrisburg Area Volkswagen Owners Club Scholarship

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

Alex Rinedoller Memorial Scholarship

Ms. Debbie Rinedoller
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.
    • Building Automation Engineering Technology | B.S.
    • Electrical Technology | A.A.S.
  • Enrolled full-time
  • Be a first-year student