Non-Traditional Undergraduate

Dexter Hanley Grant

Full-Time Grant
  • For Non-Traditional undergraduate students enrolled for a minimum of 12 credits per term.
  • Recipients are chosen based upon demonstrated financial need.
  • Renewal of this award is contingent upon the student maintaining Satisfactory Academic Progress.
  • Students must file a FAFSA each academic year.
  • They range from $500 to $13,000.

Part-Time Grant

  • For Non-Traditioanl undergraduate students enrolled for fewer than 12 credits per term.
  • Recipients are chosen based upon demonstrated financial need.
  • Renewal of this award is contingent upon the student maintaining Satisfactory Academic Progress.
  • Students must file a FAFSA each academic year.
  • They range from $500 to $10,000.

Special Scholarships

ROBERT MCDEVITT SCHOLARSHIP AWARD

An applicant must:
  • Be a student with financial need
  • Be a student of academic excellence
  • Be a student who combines studies with job and family responsibilities

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    CHARLOTTE W. NEWCOMBE FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIPS

    The Charlotte W. Newcombe Foundation (www.newcombefoundation.org) offers scholarships to returning or second-career women.
    An applicant must:
    • Female at least 25 years of age
    • Earned 60 credits or more by the end of the current Spring term
    • Be registered for at least 6 credits for the Fall semester
    • Have an overall GPA of 3.0 or better
        The Financial Aid Office will notify students who have met these criteria. Completed applications must be received by the given deadline before fund will be disbursed to student’s account.

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        OPPENHEIM SCHOLARSHIP

        An applicant must:
        • Be a Female
        • Be an undergraduate student from Lackawanna County with financial need
        • Be a Displaced homemaker (single head of household)
        • Be a person of talent who has excellent promise of success
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            If you have any questions, please contact the Financial Aid Office.


            To apply for the McDevitt, Newcombe or Oppenheim awards, students must file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by April 15th.