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.

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

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

Colours, Inc. Scholarship

Mr. Brian Marcks
Requirements
  • Enrolled in one of the following majors:
    • Collision Repair Technician | Certificate
    • Collision Repair Technology | A.A.S.
  • Enrolled full-time
  • Be a second-year student

Murray Motors Scholarship

Mr. Brian Peace
Requirements
  • Enrolled in one of the following majors:
    • 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.
  • Graduate of a high school located in Lycoming or Snyder counties
  • Enrolled full-time
  • Be a second-year ​ ,  or third-year student
Semester
  • Fall

Dale A. Metzker Graphic Communications & Graphic Design Scholarship

Mr. & Mrs. Dale A. Metzker
Requirements
  • Enrolled in one of the following majors:
    • Graphic Design | B.S.
  • Preference will be given to continuing students in subsequent years
  • Enrolled full-time
  • Be a first-year ​ ,  or transfer student
Semester
  • Fall

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

Robert E. Parrish Memorial Scholarship

Mr. Kyle Smith
Requirements
  • Enrolled in one of the following majors:
    • Automated Manufacturing Technology | A.A.S.
    • Machine Tool Technology | A.A.S.
  • Demonstrates dedication and leadership
  • Enrolled full-time
  • Be a second-year student
Semester
  • Fall

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

Bracalente Manufacturing Scholarship

Ms. Brenda Diehl
Requirements
  • Enrolled in one of the following majors:
    • Automated Manufacturing Technology | A.A.S.
    • Machine Tool Technology | A.A.S.
    • Machinist General | Certificate
    • Manufacturing Engineering Technology | B.S.
  • Enrolled full-time
  • Be a second-year student

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