Additional Scholarship Opportunities

Unspecified Deadlines

Adam & Anna Dranginis Scholarship

  • Students of Lithuanian history
  • Submit letter to Financial Aid Office

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Bridget Carney Scholarship
  • Parishioner's of St. Ignatius Church
  • Letter from church required and forwarded to Financial Aid Office

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Catherine Manley Coffey Scholarship

Annual Award to a female senior accounting major selected by Kania School of Management.

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Cawley-Harper Scholarship

Annual Award to seniors selected by Physics and Engineering Department.

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Charles Volpe Scholarship

  • Awarded to a senior in History or Political Science majors from Lackawanna County
  • Selected by faculty

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The Congressman and Mrs. McDade Program for Public Service Scholarship

  • Sophomore or junior student who intends to do internship in their junior or senior year
  • Political Science major
  • 120 hour internship
  • Selected by History/Political Science Department in the spring
  • Application

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Connolly-Blewitt Family Scholarship

  • Children of current or retired postal employees and school teachers.
  • Submit letter and supporting documentation to Financial Aid Office.

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Denise Dubbles Scholarship

  • Awarded to students studying overseas in Latin or South America, Asia, Russia, Eastern Europe, Africa, etc.
  • Students doing international service work
  • Selected by Associate Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences and the Director of Foreign Studies

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Koch-Conley America Legion Scholarship

  • Any student that is a son or daughter, grandson or granddaughter of a current and active member of Koch-Conley American Legion Post 121.
  • Submit letter of documentation to the Financial Aid Office.

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Loughran - Peters Scholarship
  • Awarded to a junior student in Science, pre med, Chemistry, Biology
  • Selected by Pre Med Advisor and Director of Financial Aid in the Spring

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Michael S. Costello Scholarship

  • To assist children, spouses and siblings of those killed or permanently disabled in the terrorist attacks on America on September 11, 2001, including airplane crews and passengers, World Trade Center and Pentagon workers and visitors, and relief workers. 
  • Submit letter of documentation to Financial Aid Office.

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NEPA Society of Public Accountants

  • Senior student majoring in Accounting
  • Selected by Kania School of Management in the fall
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Peter J. and Maida Lippert Farrell Scholarship

  • Awarded to students of Native American ancestry
  • Submit Letter of documentation to Financial Aid Office
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The Patricia A. Bynes Clifford '86 Scholarship

  • Awarded based on need for Female undergraduate students from Red Bank Catholic School of Management, Christian Brothers Academy School of Management, Monmouth County.

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Velio E. Berardis Scholarship
  • Senior pre-med major accepted to Thomas Jefferson.
  • Selected by Pre-Med Advisor late Spring

February Deadlines

Mecca Family Scholarship

  • Incoming undergraduate freshmen, evidence  of financial need, GPA of 2.5 or higher, serves the Roman Catholic Church, demonstrates life achievements, aspires to be a strong leader with ethical values.
  • Application available for 2021-2022 academic year.

March Deadlines

Condron Ambition and Achievement Scholarship
  • Incoming freshmen students in Kania School of Mangement from Lackawanna County
  • Students are invited to apply in February
  • Selected by the committee in March

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Francis P. Boland, M.D., Memorial Scholarship

  • Undergraduate completion of their sophomore year or 60 credit hours
  • Declared Pre-Med student
  • Application available in 2019

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Peter S. Graybar Memorial Scholarship

  • Undergraduate student sophomore entering Junior year
  • Application available in 2019

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William V. Rakauskas, Ed.D. '61 and Marie Rakauskas Memorial Scholarship

  • High senior from Lackawanna County
  • Preference given to student majoring in English or Education
  • Application available in 2019

April Deadlines

Cinram Manufacturing Scholarship
  • Undergraduate Students of dependent employees
  • Application available in 2019

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Edward J. Spitzer Scholarship

  • Senior attending Graduate Program in the area of business
  • Application

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Fleet PA Services Scholarship

  • Undergraduate Students of dependent employees
  • Application available in 2019

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Irving Grossman Scholarship

  • Undergraduate students, demonstrate financial need, and involvement in extracurricular activities and community service.
  • Application available in 2019

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James Burns Memorial Scholarship

  • Undergraduate Students of dependents/grandchildren or current and retired employees of ARAMARK Corp.
  • Application available in 2019

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John and Lucille Guzey Scholarship Fund

  • Undergraduate Students members of the Boys & Girls Club
  • Application

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Joseph P. Gallagher - The Greater Chamber of Commerce

  • Undergraduate Students of dependent employees of Greater Chamber of Commerce business members.
  • Application available in 2019

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Leslie Fay Scholarship

  • Undergraduate Students of dependent employees
  • Application

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Neal J. Fasula Memorial Scholarship
  • Undergraduate Students of dependent employees
  • Application available in 2019

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NSF S-STEM Scholarship

As an outstanding student in a STEM major, you are invited to apply for the Royal Scholars Program. This new program for Scranton students in STEM majors (science, technology, engineering and math) is supported by a grant from the National Science Foundation. We will be able to accept five rising juniors and offer a two-year scholarship for participation.  Contingent on your maintaining the requirements of the program, the scholarship would be $5000 for each of your junior and senior years for a total of $10,000.

Participation in the Royal Scholars Program will include:

  • STEM seminars that will pair students for mentoring and provide support for research, internships, and careers in STEM
  • Mentoring by faculty and peers throughout the program
  • Support for summer research or internship experiences
  • Support services by University offices
  • Extracurricular activities to build community within the cohort
  • Outreach opportunities to build STEM identity and community engagement

The goals of the program are to assist students in developing their identities as STEM professionals, exploring careers in STEM, and taking steps along the appropriate pathways to these careers to improve the STEM workforce. Through this, we hope to influence students’ confidence and success in achieving their goals in STEM careers.

Please contact Dr. Janice Voltzow (janice.voltzow@scranton.edu) with any questions about the program or the application.   Any questions regarding financial aid should be directed to the Financial Aid Office at finaid@scranton.edu.

  • Application available in 2019

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Purple Club of Scranton Scholarship

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Rev. J.J. Quinn, S.J. Achievement Award
  • Awarded to graduating senior majoring in any discipline accepted at an accredited U.S. Medical School.
  • Selected by the Director of Medical School.
  • Application available in 2019

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Scully Scholars Program

  • Student must have two full years of study to be eligible.
  • Applicants must have identified a potential summer internship sponsored by a Member of the United States Congress, a congressional committee, a state legislator, a state legislative committee, a federal or state agency (including the White House or a governor’s office), a think tank, a national political party, or a public policy organization.
  • Application available in 2019

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Times-Shamrock Communications Scholarship

  • Undergraduate Students of dependent employees
  • Application available in 2019

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TRL Associates Scholarship

  • Undergraduate Students of dependent employees
  • Application available in 2019

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United Gilsonite Laboratories (UGL)

  • Undergraduate Students of dependent employees
  • Application available in 2019

May Deadlines

Monsignor McGowan Cornerstone Scholarship

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William E. Atkisson & William J. Brady, Sr. Scholarship

  • Awarded to rising juniors
  • First generation college students (see application for definition)
  • Application