Citizens Bank Graduate Scholarship

We are Citizens helping Citizens Fund their Potential

Apply by August 1st to qualify for a $5,000 scholarship

Applicants must:

  • Be 17 years of age or older at the time of application
  • Be legal residents of the fifty (50) United States or the District of Columbia
  • Be enrolled as a graduate student in accredited post-secondary institution of higher learning for the school year 2019-2020.
  • Submit an online written response to the essay question
  • See complete scholarship rules 
  • Submit an online written response to the question: "If you had $100,000 to spend, how would you use it to impact your community?" (250 words or less)

The Citizens Bank Graduate Scholarship winner will be notified by email or phone on or around August 10th.

Citizens Bank Undergraduate Scholarship 

No essays, no report cards—just a couple easy steps and you’re entered. The Citizens Scholarship is giving away $2,500 every month to students and parents. If you don’t win this month, you could win next month and you’re automatically entered for the annual grand prize of $15,000. Sweepstakes begins at 12:00 AM ET on 7/1/21 and ends at 11:59 p.m. ET on 6/30/22. 

Citizens Scholarship Sweepstakes

PASFAA Scholarship

The Pennsylvania Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (PASFAA) is a dynamic, service association whose mission is:

  • To provide for the professional development of members and other constituencies
  • To advocate for access to post-secondary education, and
  •  To educate the public on financial aid and funding opportunities.

General Information:
The PASFAA Scholarship is made possible by the association and generous donations from members. PASFAA will award seven, $1,000 scholarships.

The deadline to apply is May 1st.

Student Eligibility:
All students applying for the PASFAA Scholarship must meet all of the following requirements:

Pennsylvania resident - If you are 18 years of age or older you must be a Pennsylvania resident for at least the 12 consecutive months before you file the FAFSA (excluding any time you are enrolled in a Pennsylvania postsecondary school, if you came into or remained in Pennsylvania for the purpose of attending a school or college). If you are under 18 years of age you must have a supporting parent or guardian who has been a Pennsylvania resident for at least the 12 consecutive months before you filed the FAFSA.

  • Enrolled at least half-time, in a degree-seeking program in a post-secondary institution of higher education OR a diploma/certificate program in the Nursing or BT&T Sector only
  • Have a minimum GPA of 3.0 and have completed 30 credits or the hours equivalent from a post-secondary institution of higher education at the time of application
  • Scholarships are non-renewable, but students are welcome to reapply

Complete the application at
Applications must be received by midnight of the deadline date to:
Brandi Darr, Director of Financial Aid, PASFAA Scholarship Chair

The Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation

The Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation provides scholarships to the children of Marines.  Scholarship awards are $1,500, $2,500, $5,000, $7,500, and $10,000 per academic year, and the next round opens January 1st.  Students must apply directly to the Foundation:

Please go to: for eligibility requirements.

Horatio Alger Scholarship Program

For students who are currently in the senior year at high school.

The Horatio Alger Association seeks to assist student who have demonstrated integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity, strength of character, financial need, a good academic record, commitment to pursue a college education; and a desire to contribute to society.

For more information and to apply go to