Scholarships by Special Interest

The following scholarships are available to students that fit within the general criteria listed below. 

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Joseph R. Calder, Jr., MD Scholarship Fund  

  • Students returning to school to pursue a career in a part-time or full-time medical related program.
  • Resident of Lycoming County.
  • Application submission deadline extended - June 1.  

Warren E. “Whitey” Cole A.S.H.E. Scholarship Fund  

  • Enrolled in civil engineering, civil engineering technology or civil technology curriculum.
  • Current student of Penn State University, Bucknell University or Pennsylvania College of Technology OR resident of Bradford, Columbia, Lycoming, Montour, Northumberland, Snyder, Sullivan, Tioga or Union counties and attend another college. Must have completed at least sophomore year of a 4-year curriculum or the freshman year of 2-year curriculum.
  • Application submission currently closed.

Taylor J. Ertel Scholarship Fund for Foster Children  

  • Applicants must have been placed in foster care by a child welfare agency in some point of their lives.
  • Must be a Pennsylvania resident.
  • Applications may be submitted at any time.

Benjamin Franklin Fund  

  • Enrolled full-time at Pennsylvania College of Technology.
  • Graduated from a high school in Bradford, Clinton, Lycoming, Potter, Sullivan or Tioga County.
  • Grade point average of B (3.0) or higher.
  • Application submission deadline May 15. Please contact Pennsylvania College of Technology for more information.

 Morton and Beatrice Harrison Scholarship Fund 

  • Young adults who, as a result of legal offenses as juveniles or young adults, that have come to the attention of the Lycoming County’s Probation Department OR the Lycoming County Children & Youth Services Agency OR the Nurse Family Partnership.
  • In addition, young adults graduating from a Lycoming County High School who have been identified with at-risk behavior in their school district throughout their secondary education (grades 6 through 12) may be considered.
  • Plan to attend or currently enrolled in a two- or four-year college/university, technical college, or trade school.
  • Application submission deadline May 15.

Kenneth & Marcia Johnson Scholarship Fund

  • Graduating senior of a public high school in Lycoming County, pursuing a career in aviation, including, but not limited to, technical certification as an aircraft & power place mechanic (A&P), an avionics, technician, pilot training leading to advanced certifications, air traffic controller or aeronautical engineer.
  • Second preference for a graduate of a public high school in Lycoming County, including previously awarded scholarship recipients and past applicants, pursuing a career in aviation, including, but not limited to, technical certification as an aircraft & power place mechanic (A&P), an avionics, technician, pilot training leading to advanced certifications, air traffic controller or aeronautical engineer.
  • Application submission deadline May 15.

Richard P. Lauchle Forestry Scholarship Fund 

  • Enrolled in the Forest Technology Associates’ Degree Program at Pennsylvania College of Technology.
  • Preference to residents of Centre, Clinton, Columbia, Juniata, Lycoming, Mifflin, Montour, Northumberland, Perry, Snyder, Sullivan or Union Counties.
  • Application submission currently closed.

Jody Lea Loudenslager Scholarship Fund

  • Current Glenn O. Hawbaker, Inc. employee or child of a current employee.
  • Graduating high school seniors or students currently enrolled in college may apply.
  • Application submission currently closed.

T-Ross Brothers Construction, Inc. Scholarship Fund

  • Graduating senior from a public high school in Lycoming, Montour, Northumberland, Snyder or Union County.
  • Attend an accredited college/university or vocational school, and pursuing a degree in a construction-related field of study.
  • Must have maintained at least a B average.
  • Preference given to a student who has background experience related to the construction industry, or who intends to study construction technology with a concentration in carpentry, construction management or trade school.
  • Secondary preference given to a student pursuing a degree in architectural engineering.
  • Application submission deadline May 15.

Raymond E. Venema, Jr. Memorial Scholarship Fund

  • Plan to attend or currently enrolled at an accredited college/university, technical college, or trade school and pursue a degree in a construction-related field of study.
  • Graduate of a high school in Clinton, Lycoming or Sullivan County.
  • Achieved at least a B average.
  • Preference for applicants who are currently members of a Student Chapter of the National Association of Home Builders. The chapter must have elected officers and a demonstrated program of activities.
  • Application submission deadline May 15.