Scholarship Information

2017 March Scholarship Opportunities



Pennsylvania College Admissions Counselor Association Scholarship

  • Criteria: academic performance in a college prep curriculum, commitment to cultural and intellectual diversity, and minimum GPA of 3.0 at the end of the first semester of senior year.

  • Amount: Four scholarships will be awarded in April 2017.  The top recipient will receive the $1,500 scholarship and the other three recipients will receive $1,000.

  • Application: http://www.pacac.org/pacac-scholarship

  • Please inform Mrs. Atkinson if you plan to apply for this scholarship via e-mail by Friday, January 13th.  There is a school counselor form that needs to be completed electronically.

  • Due: Sunday, January 15th by 8:00 AM


Last year senior from Serra won one of the scholarships.


Abbott and Fenner Scholarship


American Legion

  • A variety of scholarships are available through the American Legion.  Please visit the following websites www.legion.org/scholarships.


Pittsburgh Foundation Scholarship Opportunities

  • Criteria:  There are a variety of scholarship opportunities for any senior pursuing some type of community college, two or four year college.  

  • Application: Visit  http://pittsburghfoundation.org/scholarship_search for the application process and criteria.


The National Society of High School Scholars Scholarships


Scholarship Experts