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AAA Travel High School Challenge

A travel oriented contest that awards travel-specific scholarships such as hospitality or restaurant management, meeting planning, or travel agent certification. Complete the 15-min online quiz at:

Early to Mid January

AFA Teens for Alzheimer’s Awareness Scholarship

$5,000 scholarship for a deserving college-bound student. An essay must be written about how Alzheimer’s disease has changed of impacted your life and what you have learned.

Mid February

AmeriHealth - Mercy

Any senior whose parents have health insurance with AmeriHealth - Mercy are encouraged to apply for 1 of 10 $2000.00 scholarships. Application in the counseling office

Mid April

23rd Annual High School Writing Contest

$25 - $100 is available in prize money to any high school student who submits a winning essay, fictional short story, or poem.

Mid December

Air Force R.O.T.C. Scholarship

Applicants need to have an SAT score of 1100 or greater (24 for ACT), GPA of 3.0 or better. Rank in the top 40% of their class; must take the Physical Aptitude Exam; be at least 17 and a U.S. citizen.

Early December


American Chemical Society - Lehigh Valley Chapter

Students who will be enrolling in a chemistry, biochemistry or chemical engineering major in a Lehigh Valley area college are encouraged to apply for the American Chemical Society Scholarship. Applications are available in the counseling office.

Early March

American Legion (PA) State Essay Contest

Any Student 9-12 is eligible to apply. Students are required to write an essay of at least 600 words. Information on topic available in the counseling office.

Early March

American Legion Auxiliary (PA) State Essay Contest

The American Legion Auxiliary is sponsoring an essay contest for any high school student. Cash awards from $10.00 to $200.00 are available. Stop in counseling office for an application.

Early March

American Lung Association of PA-

Teens Against Tobacco Use Scholarship

American Welding Society

The American Welding Society has scholarships available for students who wish to pursue a career in welding or a welding related area. Applications available in the counseling office.

Early March

Apple Scholars

Apple is presenting a new scholarship program for students who willing to write an essay by describing the importance of using digital media in school. Apply for this scholarship and you could take a MacBook, an iPod, and $2,000 to campus next fall. All seniors are strongly encouraged to take advantage of this scholarship! More information is available in guidance. Apply online at:

Mid May

Army National Guard

College tuition is available to seniors who have completed Basic Training or Basic and Advanced Training. If qualified, they will pay 100% of tuition at selected colleges/universities.

None Given

Automotive Training Center Scholarship Competition

One full and two 25% tuition (for up to 19 months) Automotive Training Center scholarships will be given to 3 of the top test scorers.

Test date is Mid October

Late May

AXA Achievement

Seniors: You could win a $25,000 scholarship if you have demonstrated ambition, and self-drive in school, work, or an activity. Applications are available in guidance.

Mid December

Best Buy

The Best Buy Scholarship is a volunteer oriented scholarship. Interested students should have completed / participated in community service projects. Applications can be downloaded from

Mid February


Berks County Community Foundation

  • Jim Haldeman Berks County 4-H Scholarship

  • The Hispanic Center Scholarship

  • The Community General Hospital Foundation/June A. Roedel Healthcare Scholarship

  • Marie Bossler Phi Delta Kappa

  • Officer Scott A. Wertz Memorial Scholarship

  • Seidel Family Scholarship

  • Berks County Scholarship Tax Credit Fund

  • Helen M. Clymer Scholarship

  • The Jim and Ruth B. Daley Family Fund

  • The Eppihimer Scholarship

  • Sweet Street Desserts Scholarship

  • Thomas T. Wheatley Memorial Scholarship

Howard Fox Memorial Law Scholarship

The Berks County Community Foundation has made available 9 different scholarships. Interested students need to stop in the counseling office to pick up a list and determine if they qualify for any of the nine or visit their website:


Berks County Bar Association

The Berks County Bar Association wants to give away a couple of $2000.00 scholarships to any graduating senior planning to pursue a career in law. This would include students planning to major in Pre-Law, criminal justice, legal & paralegal secretarial and/or attendance at a police academy. Applications are available in the counseling office.

Mid April

Berks County Conservation District & Solon Phillips Memorial Scholarship

There are 2-$1,000 and 1- $500 scholarship available to any senior planning to study Environmental Science, Forestry or Agricultural Science. Students need to check out the scholarship information available from the Berks County Conservation District. in the counseling office.

Mid February

Berks County Medical Society Alliance

Offering $1,000 scholarships to needy students who are preparing for a career in the health field. Must be attending a training program, college or hospital in Berks County.

Late April

Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks

There are several levels of national competition including awards ranging from $60,000 to $4,000. You can find applications online at


The BCIU & Pennsylvania Head Start is looking for former head start students. If you were a former head start student, you may qualify for a $1,000.00 scholarship. Applications are available in the counseling office.

Early June


Berks County Kennel Club

The Berks County Kennel Club scholarship Award of $1,000.00 will go to a senior who is enrolled in the field of animal studies. You can be going to a 2 or 4 year school. Complete criteria and applications are available in the counseling office.

Mid-Late April


Berks County School Health Association Nursing Scholarship

The Berks County School Health Association Nursing Scholarship is offering a $1,000 scholarship to any senior who is pursuing an education in Nursing. Complete criteria and applications are available in the counseling office.

Early May


Betty Hackman United Church of Christ

Late March


Big 33 Academic Scholarship Award (PNC)

Big 33 Scholarships provide financial assistance to seniors who exhibit excellence in a well rounded educational and extracurricular program. Applications and criteria can be picked up in the counseling office or downloaded:

Early February

Donald L. Boyer Kutztown Rotary Club

The Donald L. Boyer Kutztown Rotary Scholarship is now available in the counseling office. This scholarship celebrates volunteerism and leadership in our community's youth. The award is a 1 time pay out of $750.00.

Applications are due into the Rotary by Late May

Levandowski Scholarship

Brandywine Heights Education Association - Levandowski Scholarship awarded to a student who is accepted to Kutztown University, in the Secondary School teacher program with English as a major.

See Mr. Favata

Brandywine Heights Education Association - Teaching/Nursing Scholarship

Brandywine Heights Education Association will award $1,200.00 to the most qualified senior applicant who has chosen to pursue a career in education or nursing. Complete criteria and applications are available in the counseling office.

Mid April

Brandywine Heights Senior Girl Scout Award

$250 award available to a current Girl Scout of the Brandywine Heights SU. Eligibility criteria and Applications are available in guidance.

Early March


Burger King Scholars

$1,000 awarded to one high school senior per school district who has a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher, works an average of 15 hours per week, demonstrates community service, has financial need, and who is planning on attending a post-secondary school.

Apply online at

Mid December


Citizens Bank Scholarship Search

Lists over 1.68 million awards, totaling nearly $7.69 billion in available aid.

Search by academic interests, lifestyle, hobbies, and location.

The Chapel of Four Chaplains – Essay Contest

Senior applicants must write a 450-word essay on the topic of “How can we build bridges of understanding through commitment and service to humanity?” Prize money ranges from $300 - $1,000

Early November

The Chapel of Four Chaplains – Art Contest

Senior applicants can submit any form of flat artwork, except photography. The artwork must reflect the theme “Making the world a better place through service and sacrifice.” Prize money ranges from $500 - $1,000

Early December

The Chapel of Four Chaplains – Project Lifesaver

Only 1 project per school is permitted. One student serves as “Team Leader” and that person selects 5 students as team members and 1 teacher to act as the advisor. The team identifies a problem or need in their community or in the United States. Prize money ranges from $750 - $1,000.

Late November

Cindy Rowe Auto Glass

The Cindy Rowe Auto Glass Young Entrepreneur of the Year Applications is available in the counseling office. Any student who has founded a business is encouraged to apply for the $2,500.00 award.

Late March

Coca-Cola Scholarship

Awarded to seniors who are motivated, dedicated, and involved in school. Applications can also be obtained online at

Late October

Commerce Bank

$2,500 scholarship to seniors who have demonstrated an exceptional appreciation for community service.

Early March

Council on Chemical Abuse

$1,500 scholarship awarded to any junior or senior who is involved in one of the following programs: PRIDE, BUSTED!, Peer Mediation, or Earn & Learn. The student must be planning on pursuing an education in the health/human services field. Applications are available in guidance.

Early March

Council on Chemical Abuse Earn and Learn Program

Juniors and Seniors. This is an opportunity to earn 3 college credits (FOR FREE!) and become a peer educator to present drug-free messages to children in elementary schools. The classes will be held at Alvernia College. Applications are available in guidance.

Council of Three Rivers American Indian Center, Inc.

This is not a monetary scholarship… it is a program for individuals of Native American, Hawaiian, or Alaskan decent. They can provide training for certificate and associate degree programs and assist students pursuing a 4 year degree.

Contact 800.835.8120 or


Dale Carnegie Leadership Course

Available to any high school student in Berks County. This scholarship course develops public speaking, increases interpersonal skills, and increases self-esteem and self-confidence. Scholarships of $1,395 are awarded. The classes are Saturday mornings for 8 weeks starting in the beginning of January.

Late November

Daniel Boone National Foundation Scholarship

Any senior interested in promoting patriotism is encouraged to complete an essay for the Daniel Boone National Foundation Scholarship. Three awards are made based on the essay, SAT scores and senior Brag Sheet information. Applications are available in the counseling office.

Early March


Delmarva Farmer Scholarship

Five $1,000 scholarships awarded to seniors who have an interest in agriculture. Submit a transcript and essay detailing your agricultural background, interests, accomplishments, and financial need.

Early March

Devon Scholars Scholarship

Offered to three seniors who are interested in pursuing a career in the healthcare industry.

Mid April


Discover Card Tribute Award Scholarships

Awarded to juniors with a GPA of 2.75 or better for 9th and 10th grade, who are multi-talented, take the lead, may have overcome obstacles and who are giving back to their community. Information is also available at

Early-Mid January

Discover Colleges

Provides a FREE private college information service as well as a $2,500 college scholarship drawing. Please take advantage of this by visiting

Donald Peters Memorial Scholarship

TWO $1,000 scholarships will be offered to TWO seniors who have been accepted to Kutztown University. Parents cannot be an employee of Kutztown University. Must have a 3.0 GPA. Candidate must demonstrate participation in community service.

Early June

The East Penn Association of School Retirees

This $100.00 scholarship will be awarded to a senior who has demonstrated academic success, financial need and will be pursuing a career in education.


Educational Communications Scholarship Foundation

Awarded to exemplary students attending a post-secondary institution in the field of study of their choice.

Mid May

Fleetwood Bank

The Fleetwood Bank is proud to announce their Community Bankers Scholarship Program. This is a renewable $2,000.00 scholarship. Only 5 Brandywine students will be chosen to compete against 5 Fleetwood, Kutztown & Oley students. If you would like to be 1 of our 5, sign up in the counseling office and bring a brag sheet.

Mid March

Fraternal Order of Eagles Scholarship (2- one boy/one girl)

Given to students who have demonstrated unselfish and outstanding service each to their school community in the following areas: cultural, civic, school, heroic or humanitarian citizenship.

$100 each

Gini Shugar Hinrichs Memorial Award

Members of Alpha Alpha Master Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi sponsor the Gini Shugar Hinrichs Memorial Award for any student planning on attending the Reading Hospital School of Nursing. The Award is $100.00. Applications are in the counseling office.

Late April

Giorgi Mushroom Company

Giorgi Mushroom Company will award two $1,000.00 scholarships to any student pursuing higher education in the area agriculture, Home Economics, Science or Food Service. Applications are available in the counseling office.

Late May

Award in July…

Great Valu

A $1,000 Scholarship is awarded from your local Great Valu. Pick up an application at Customer Service.

March 1st


Guardian Girls Going Placed Entrepreneurship Award

$1,000-$10,000 award granted to entrepreneurial and community-minded teen girls ages 12-18. Nominees must submit a personal statement and letter of endorsement from a parent, teacher, or mentor.

Home Builders Association of Berks County

The Berks County Home builders Association would like to give $2,000 to any senior who plans to further their education in the building or construction trades. Please see your counselor for application or more information.

Early April

Horatio Alger Association

Awarding scholarships to students that have financial need and have exhibited integrity and perseverance in overcoming personal adversity. This scholarship criterion includes high school students planning to graduate Spring 2009 and have a commitment to pursue a bachelor’s degree. Scholarships range from $2,500 to $20,000.

Students may apply now through October 30, 2008.

Huguenot Lodge

The Kutztown Huguenot Lodge is making available a $500.00 scholarship to ANY student pursuing higher education. You may pick up an application in the counseling office or download from their website: Applications need to be returned to the counseling office by April 1st.

Early April


Hellenic University Club of Philadelphia

10 Scholarships are offered to students of Greek descent and accepted for full-time enrollment in a degree program at an accredited four-year college or university. More information is available in guidance.

Applications can be obtained online at:

Mid April

Imagine America

$1,000 available to 2 graduating seniors with a GPA of 2.5 or better, who exhibit financial need, and provide community service during their senior year.

Late October

Independent Order of Odd Fellows

This is an all-expense paid trip to observe the United Nations by traveling to different cities in the U.S. Must be a junior, 16 or 17 years of age, who exhibits scholarship, character, extracurricular activities, concern for community welfare, and interest in world affairs.

Early January


Italian Heritage Council

SENIORS…What famous Italian do you admire and why? An essay contest for students of Italian descent who are going to college. The essay will be written at Alvernia College on February 16, 2008 from 10am-12pm.

Early February

Janice M. Scott Memorial Scholarship Fund

Five $2,500 scholarships are available to seniors who have demonstrated leadership abilities through participating in community service, extra curricular, or other activities.

Mid March

Junior Achievement

There are TWELVE separate Scholarship Opportunities available through Junior Achievement. They are available to H.S. Seniors who have completed or are enrolled in JA Economics or JA Company Program. More information available in the counseling office or


Kidney Foundation

Jessica Orlosky Memorial Scholarship & Dennis Ebright Scholarship Award

The Kidney Foundation is awarding TWO separate $2,000 scholarship for seniors, with the possibility of annual renewal, available to a dependent or family member of an end-stage renal disease patient (transplant, active in treatment, or deceased).

Early April

Kohl’s Kids Who Care

Awarding up to $5,000 in scholarships and $50 gift cards to Kohl’s to students ages 6-18 who volunteers to make their communities a better place.

Volunteer efforts should have made a positive impact on others and occurred in the last 12 months.

Mid March

Kutztown Fair

A new Scholarship; the Kutztown Fair Scholarship is now available to any student who has been a fair participant for the past two years. Also available to any college student who entered the fair past 2 yrs… This scholarship is worth a minimum of $1,000.00 Details avail. In counseling office or

Late September

Kyle Bleiler Memorial Scholarship

Kyle Bleiler was a 2001 graduate of Brandywine Heights High School and Berks Career and Technology Center. He was an active and dedicated participant in serving his community.
The scholarship will include a $500 donation from the Topton Community Ambulance Service as well as a $500 donation from the Topton Volunteer Fire Company. Award will be paid after successfully completing the 1st semester of school.
Applicant must provide a 500-1000 word essay.

Essays due May 1st 2009

Labs are Vital

Scholarship contest available to students who are interested in life sciences. Contest entrants must submit a video, advertisement, or T-shirt design that causes others to consider careers in clinical lab sciences. A total of three $2,500 scholarships, six $1,000 scholarships and nine iPhones will be awarded.

Early March

Through the Looking Glass

Scholarships funds are available to high school seniors who:

  1. demonstrate academic and personal achievement;

  2. have grown up with at least one parent with a disability;

  3. will be a high school graduate by Summer 2005 and have not yet attended college; and

  4. will be attending a college or university degree program in the United States.


Lehigh Valley Community Foundation

Seniors… The Lehigh Valley Community Foundation is sponsoring a Citizenship essay. Please stop in the counseling office to pick up the information.

Approx. May 15th

Lehigh Valley Couturiere Society

Awarded to students who are pursuing the study of fashion design, textiles, or clothing construction.

Early April

Miss Kempton Fair Scholarship Pageant

Students interested in participating in the pageant need to contact Mrs. Raelyn Mertz, 859Noble Street, Kutztown, PA 19530 or email

Early April

Arlene Kline Scholarship

This scholarship is open to any student who wants to pursue teaching as a profession and is a graduate of Longswamp Elementary School. A 500-word essay is required.

Mid 4th quarter


The Kutztown Area Chamber of Commerce & Fool's Run Scholarship Committee

The Kutztown Area Chamber of Commerce & Fool's Run Scholarship Committee is pleased to announce they have 2, that's right 2; $1,000 scholarships for 2 Brandywine Students planning to attend Kutztown University. Students need a 3.0 GPA, Confirmed acceptance, & Demonstrate financial need.

Sign up in guidance … Early April

McKelvey Foundation Entrepreneurial Scholarship

$10,000 scholarship per year for 4 years available to Seniors who have demonstrated entrepreneurial spirit by owning and operating their own business (for at least 1 year) while in high school. Must have at least 1 paid employee. Apply online at

Mid January

Merit Shop Scholarship Program

The Merit Shop Scholarship Program is designed to assist up to ten students seeking further education in careers in construction. The scholarships can be used to further a 2-4 year college or trade school in construction related studies.

Applications available in the counseling office.

Mid February


$1,500 scholarship awarded to seniors who plan to pursue a career in an agriculture-related field. or

Mid February

National Federation of the Blind (NFB)

Awarding 30 scholarships nationally, ranging from $3,000-$12,000 to visually impaired seniors who will be attending college.

Early August

National Wildlife Turkey Federation

Scholarship available for seniors who are going to college, and have a cumulative grade of a B. Student must hold a current NWTF membership, and must either support or be active in the sport of hunting. Applications are available in guidance.

Early January

Naval Reserve Officer Training Corps Scholarship

Students selected for the program are awarded scholarships and receive full tuition and other financial benefits at over 130 of the country’s leading colleges and universities.

NFIB Young Entrepreneur Award

400 $1,000 awards, and 1 $10,000 award will be given to students who have demonstrated entrepreneurial spirit or initiative. Apply online starting October 15th: with ACCESS KEY=NFIB

NO-Addiction Campaign Essay Contest

All High School students are encouraged to enter the NO-Addiction Campaign's 5th Annual Essay Contest. 20 - $500 scholarships will be awarded. Applications are available in the counseling office or visit

Mid October

The Linda Oswald-Bogert Scholarship

Kutztown University – Language major

Need to have studied a language for 3 years

Letter of recommendation from language arts teachers

Personal essay explaining why you want to pursue studies in a second language.

Send to : Dr. Karen Rauch – (Chair FLD)

Modern Language Studies Scholarship Committee

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania

P.O. Box 730

Kutztown, PA 19530

Patricia Ganter Prevention and Recovery Fund

$1,000 Scholarship is available to a Berks County high school junior or senior who is active in a youth-based group that supports the prevention of alcohol or drug use and is planning to pursue an education in a human services related field.

The application deadline is March 6, 2009.

PENCON Foundation Scholarship

$500 - $1,500/yr. is available to seniors with a GPA of 2.0 or better and must have financial need. Applicants must submit a “project” for school credit that is related to science or environmental issues.

Mid November

Pennsylvania Association or Community Bankers


$1,000 renewable Scholarships for students whose parents are bank employees working a minimum of 1000 hours or more per year and/or directors of PACB’s member institutions. Applications available in guidance.
More info at your bank’s HR Department or call the PACB Foundation at 800.443.5076

Mid February

Pennsylvania Association of Educational Office Professionals

$500 scholarships are awarded to seniors who display scholastic achievement, motivation for higher education, leadership qualities, citizenship, and service to school and community. Must have financial need and be pursuing a career in secretarial office technology, accounting, and business education (including business education teaching).

Early February

The Pennsylvania Association of Medical Suppliers (PAMS)

$1,000 scholarship awarded to a student who has overcome physical challenges with the help of home medical equipment and services.

Mid April

The PA Burglar & Fire Alarm Association

Sponsors' scholarships for the sons and daughters of active duty or volunteer police and/or fire departments. Applications in the counseling office or download:

Mid March

Pennsylvania Association of School Business Officials

The Mid-East Chapter of PASBO sponsors an annual $500 scholarship for any senior who has selected business administration as their educational/career goal.

Late May

Pennsylvania Elks State Association

Awarded to seniors who exhibit scholarship, leadership, and financial need. The scholarship is historically given to students in the upper 10% of their class.

Mid January

Pennsylvania House of Representatives

Applicants are scored and reviewed based on a personal essay, demonstration of leadership qualities and commitment to community, academic achievement, financial need, and extra-curricular activities. PHEAA’s Path Program may match this scholarship, where you can receive additional money.

Mid April

Pennsylvania JCI Senate

The PA JCI Senate annually sponsors a scholarship program for PA seniors. They are awarding two $500.00 scholarships. The two recipients’ applications will be forwarded to the national JCI Senate Foundation for consideration to receive one of fifteen $1,000 grants.
Application is available at

Pennsylvania Restaurant Association

$2,000 scholarship awarded to students who are pursuing a secondary education in the hospitality/food service industry.

Early April

PHEAA - Technology

PHEAA Technology Scholarship is open to all graduating seniors planning to attend a trade school, 2 or 4-year school and enrolled in an approved science or technology major. Applications and complete details are available in the counseling office.

Late December

Phi Delta Kappa

Marie Bossler

Students who attend college to become a teacher need to pick up a scholarship for Phi Delta Kappa. There are over 25 different cash awards. If you plan to attend Kutztown University; there are an additional 4 more cash awards.

Early February

Platt Caddie

Awards $200-$7,000 per year to students who have caddied for at least one year at a member of the Golf Association of Philadelphia. Apply online at…

Late April

Polish American Board of Education of Berks County

The Polish American Board of Education of Berks County is sponsoring 12 scholarships totaling $30,000 for students of Polish Decent furthering their education. Stop in the counseling office for more info.

Early March

Prudential Spirit of Community Award

Available to any student grades 5 – 12 who have engaged in a volunteer activity that occurred, at least in part, after September 1, 2006. For more information, go online to

Late October

PRIDE Rainbow Scholarship

Offered to gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and intersex (glbti) college-bound teens who demonstrate involvement and participation in the (glbti) community.

Early June


PSECU is offering a scholarship to members. You have up until December 28, 2007 to become a member to qualify for this scholarship. More information available in guidance.

Late December

The Reading-Berks Association of Realtors

This is a $100 scholarship awarded to a Brandywine student who demonstrates a C+ or better GPA, planning to enter the business field and financial aid may be considered. Interested students need to contact the counseling office.


Robert L. Brown Memorial Scholarship

$1,000 awarded to students who are pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or Civil and Construction Engineering Technology.

Late April

Ronald McDonald House Charities National Scholarship

$1,000 award offered to seniors who are eligible to attend a two- or four-year college who face limited access to educational and career opportunities.

Early February

Scholar Athlete Milk Mustache of the Year Award


$7,500 awarded to senior athletes entering college, who are academically successful, and provide community service. Applications can be completed online at

Early March

Second Mile Community Service Award Program

U.S. Savings Bond in the amount of $1,000, $750, or $500 is awarded to seniors who excel in serving their communities.

Mid January

Shoemaker-Bond VFW Post #7071 Citizenship Essay

The Shoemaker-Bond VFW Post is sponsoring an essay contest for Brandywine students. The subject of the essay is “Ways that I can be a better citizen in today’s world.” The essay should be a minimum of 500 words. Essays should be returned to the counseling office.

Mid May

SICO Foundation Scholarship- Clarence Schock Foundation Scholarship

$6,600 over 4 years; is available to students with financial need, scholarship, and personal attributes who are planning to attend West Chester, Shippensburg, Millersville, Kutztown, or Cheyney universities. Applications may be gotten from the financial aid office of the above-mentioned universities.

None Given

Slush Puppy Scholarship Essay Competition

Senior students need to submit a 300 (or more) essay on: “the role of your school’s food services in helping teens achieve a healthy lifestyle and how you see these efforts affecting you on a daily basis”

Amount: $1,000

Mid April

Society of Automotive Engineers


Awarded to seniors who intend to earn a degree in engineering or a related science, are U.S. citizens, and meet outlined GPA and SAT requirements.

Early December

Society of Women Engineers of the Lehigh Valley

The Society for Women Engineers is awarding 7 scholarships up to $10,000 to women planning to enroll in an accredited engineering program. Applications are available in the counseling office.

Mid February

Son's of the American Legion, Squadron #217

The Son's of The American Legion, Squadron 217 has made available a $500.00 scholarship. To qualify one must NOT be in the top 10% of class and write a 250-word essay on "What Does Freedom Mean To Me". Stop in the counseling office for more information.

Late April

Sovereign Scholars Program

$1,000 is available to eight seniors who demonstrate a commitment to academics coupled with outstanding service to family, school, and community.

Early November

Spring Meadow Nursery Scholarship

Offered to students pursuing a degree in Horticulture.

Early April

2008-2009 SunTrust Off To College Scholarship Sweepstakes

Offering a $1,000 scholarship for high school seniors. It’s free to enter and eligibility is not based on GPA or financial need. There are 15 chances to win! One winner is chosen every 2 weeks, from October to May.

Apply online at beginning September 15, 2008

Reading Musical Foundation

The Reading Musical Foundation will offer 11 music scholarships this year to help advance the careers of ambitious students in Berks County. Stop in office for application or download from:

5 applications are due Late Jan. with Auditions Early March
6 applications are due Early March with auditions Early April

Rotary Youth Exchange (Foreign) Scholarship

Students looking to be foreign exchange students can apply for this scholarship /sponsorship. Interested students can stop in the counseling office for more information or call Pat McClosky: 610.683.6546

Late January

Teens Helping Influence People Awards

$10,000 is awarded to well-rounded students, ages 13 – 18, which excel academically, exhibit leadership through extra-curricular and community activities, and do not smoke.

Mid November

Topton Art Alliance

Art and Music Scholarships

$500 is awarded to a Brandywine Senior who has been accepted at an accredited institution in the field of visual arts or music. Applications can be obtained in guidance or the art room.

Mid May

United Steelworkers of America

United Steelworkers of America - Hugh Carcella Scholarship Program: Open to any student of a member in good standing. Applications may be obtained from your local participating union. Six, four year scholarships, each with a total of $4,000 are awarded.

Mid March

USA Funds Access to Education Scholarship

The program scholarship is worth $1,500 annually and renewable. Awards are based on academic performance, potential, leadership, work experience, and economic need. 50% of the awards given to minority and physically disabled students. Stop in counseling office or

Mid March

Victor Emmanuel II Scholarship

The Victor Emmanuel II Society is offering a $12,000 scholarship to an eligible Berks County student of Italian decent. Applications are available in the counseling office. Applicants will need to verify their heritage of Italian decent.

Mid March

Wal-Mart - Sam Walton Community Scholarship

Wal-Mart is generously awarding a non-renewable $1,000 scholarship to a graduating senior. The student must NOT be a Wal-Mart or Sam’s Club associate, or the child of a Wal-Mart of Sam’s Club associate. Apply online:

Mid January

Wendy’s High School Heisman Award

Honoring awards to both male and female high school students who excel in academics, athletics, and student leadership.

Completed applications are due by October 1st
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