Giving Back What We Got Scholarship
Eligibility: Mars Area High School senior with a minimum 3.25 GPA and two (2) years participation in a competitive sport (need not be school-sponsored).
Information: $250 scholarship. For an application, click on the following:
Edgar Snyder & Associates - Words to be Heard Scholarship
Carl A. Bongiovanni Scholarship
Eligibility: High school seniors wishing to apply to a post-secondary technical institution and pursue a career in the construction trades.
Information: $1,000 scholarship directed to the institution of the student's choice, payable each year for as long as the student is enrolled and maintains a 2.5 GPA (up to three years). For an application, click on the following:
Pittsburgh Metropolitan Area Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (PMAHCC) Foundation
Eligibility:Applicants must attend, be enrolled full-time or accepted in an accredited post-high school educational institution, including two- or four-year college or university or vocational, technical or trade school in the U.S.; demonstrate unmet financial need of at least $1,000 after the financial aid award package has been determined; have at least one parent of Hispanic ancestry; have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0.
Information: Recipients will be awarded one (1) grant ranging from $1,000 to $2,000, payable directly to the school to which the recipient has been accepted.
Pointe Pest Control ROFL Scholarship
Eligibility: High school senior from Pennsylvania, New Jersey or Delaware.
Information: One-time $1,000 scholarship will be awarded on May 30, 2019. All applications must be submitted electronically at the provided link.
Butler County Scholarship Committee - Lillian L. Heck Memorial Scholarship
Eligibility: High school seniors in financial need accepted at an accredited post-secondary institution.
Information: Applicant's nomination packet must include nomination form, copy of 2018 tax forms and post-secondary acceptance letter. Scholarship to be awarded on Wednesday, May 8. For an application, click on the following:
Eligibility: High school varsity football players at schools that are WPFOA affiliates.
Information: $14,000 scholarship, payable at $3,500 per semester for the first four (4) semesters beginning in Fall 2019 at an accredited post-secondary education institution. For an application, click on the following:
Audubon Society of Western Pennsylvania - Beulah Frey Environmental Scholarship
B. Davis Scholarship
Eligibility: All high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any post secondary institution
Information: $1,000 scholarship
Eligibility: High School students planning to pursue a four-year degree in an energy-related program at an accredited Western Pennsylvania college or university or to enroll in a an accredited Western Pennsylvania trade or vocational degree program to learn an industry-related trade or skill.
Information: Three (3) $500 scholarships available For an application, click on the following:
Pureland Supply Scholarship
Eligibility: High school students who have been accepted at an accredited community college, vocational college, technical school, or trade school.
Information: Annual $1,000.00 scholarship. Recipients are chosen on their ability to describe how their chosen trade or field plays an important role in today’s world and how the student expects to play a part in the future of their trade or field.
Rachel A. Mogielski Scholarship Fund Award Application
Eligibility: High school seniors who intend to attend college or any other type of furthering education.
Information: Four (4) to five (5) $2,000.00 scholarships awarded. For an application, click on the following:
Abbott & Fenner Scholarship
Eligibility: High school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any accredited post-secondary institution.
Information: Annual $1,000 scholarship.
Butler County Community College - 2019-2020 (BC3) Scholarship Program
Eligibility: Butler County residents who will be 2019 graduates from a Butler County public high school; who rank in the top 10 percent of their class; and have a minimum 3.5 GPA.
Information: Free tuition for up to three (3) consecutive semesters as long as a 3.5 GPA is maintained. For details, click on the following:
2019 Miracle League of Southwestern PA Scholarships:
Eligibility: Graduating high school seniors.
Information: One (1) $500 scholarship for a female senior and one $500 scholarship for a male senior. Applications are available in the Guidance Office.
University of Dayton - Leadership in Service Scholarship
Eligibility: Students who have an innate desire for personal development and are committed to service within their school, church or community.
Information: $10,000 scholarship ($2,500/year for 4 years). Recipient will be considered for a merit scholarship worth $98,000 over four (4) years. For more information, call (800) 837-7433 or e-mail email@example.com.
Eligibility: Budget Challenge is limited to those students playing in a classroom registered by their teacher. Students and parents, be sure to tell teachers to enroll your class for the chance to win some big bucks to put towards your future.
Information: Challenge helps teens get real-world ready from the safety of a classroom. Students pay bills, manage expenses, save money, invest in retirement, and pay taxes as if they were recent college graduates.
Eligibility: Grade 12
Information: For anyone pursuing vocational training after high school who is in need of financial assistance. Grants of $1,000 or more may be available for students with demonstrated financial need. For more information, click on the following:
Eligibility: All High School Graduates
Information: Students who demonstrate financial need and are planning to pursue an art or art-related program of study after High School. For more information, click on the following:
Any organizations and/or links listed on this page are offered for informational purposes only and do not constitute any endorsement or warranty of services by Mars Area School District. Any individual choosing to contact any of the above organizations does so at their own risk and Mars Area School District, it agents and employees assume no liability that may be attributed to use of these providers/agencies.