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Trade School Scholarships

Ex:  Triangle Tech, YTI

Mercy Presidential Scholarship

Josh Moore Fulfilling Your Dreams Memorial Fund

On Going

Non Mandated community service or volunteerism is the main requirement.

Scholarship Opportunities through Penn Highlands Community College


The Emerging Leader and Presidential Scholarships help to reduce an already affordable tuition at Penn Highlands, possibly eliminating the need for student loans.  Students with a 3.0 cumulative GPA are encouraged to apply.  The application is short and quick, and the interview process is the same.   If you have further questions, please email [email protected].
(Please keep in mind that you don't need to be taking ACE classes to qualify for these scholarships.)

Gary R. Brown Environmental Scholarship

March 29, 2024

Students intending to enroll in Environmental Sciences or Environmental Engineering programs who meet eligibility requirements are eligible to apply for the $2,000 scholarship.  The application can be found on Mrs. Spangler's Google Classroom.

Sweat 4 Vets Scholarship

April 1, 2024

A central PA-based veterans non-profit, Sweat 4 Vets, awards $1,000 scholarships to seniors from the class of 2024 from Blair, Centre, Bedford, Cambria, Huntingdon, Somerset and Jefferson Counties.  Go to Mrs. Spangler's Google Classroom to download an application.

DKG Scholarship

April 12, 2024

The Delta Kappa Gamma International Society for Key Women Educators promotes professional and personal growth of women educators and excellence in education.  The chosen recipient will receive a cash award of $700.  Go to Mrs. Spangler's Google Classroom for an application.

Conemaugh Township Rotary Club

April 15, 2024

The Conemaugh Township Rotary Club will be awarding four $500.00 scholarships.  Any senior student who lives in the Conemaugh Township or Windber school district and plans to attend any college or trade school in the next year may apply.  To apply, visit the Conemaugh Township Rotary Facebook page.

The American Association of Drilling Engineers (AADE)

April 30, 2024

The American Association of Drilling Engineers (AADE) is going to award five $2,000.00 scholarships for the year 2024 – 2025 to students enrolling in an engineering major (petroleum, chemical, mechanical, environmental, civil) or energy industry related majors at an accredited college.  Go to Mrs. Spangler's Google Classroom for the flyer and application.  The application is also posted on

The Authorities

April 30, 2024

The purpose of the scholarship is to increase knowledge and awareness of Authority service and the
need for qualified employees in the industry. Authority service may include, but is not limited to, public
water, wastewater, storm water, solid waste and recycling, airports, transportation, parking,
redevelopment, emergency/medical, recreation, etc.  The application can be found on Mrs. Spangler's Google Classroom.