|Air Force Aid Society - Education Scholarship, Grant, and Loan||Air Force Aid Society's General Henry H. Arnold Education Grant Program provides $2,000 need-based grants to full-time college undergraduates who are dependent children of active duty Air Force members, retirees or deceased members. Spouses of active duty members, and surviving spouses of deceased personnel are also eligible to compete for these grants.
The Society awards a selected number of $5,000 merit-based scholarships to incoming freshman who have completed both phases of the General Henry H. Arnold Education Grant application, and therefore, have already been reviewed for eligibility and had their Grade Point Average (GPA) verified.
The Society offers an interest-free loan to help reimburse families for incidental college expenses.
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|CCAC - Health Professions Opportunity Grant||Helps low-income people find jobs in the medical profession. Offers support to help eliminate barriers for success. Provides wrap-around services to address academic, financial and personal issues. These services for eligible program participants include assistance with child care, tuition and transportation.||Allegheny||Community College of Allegheny County||Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)|
|CCRES - Educational and Behavioral Health Services - Grant Funding||In addition to providing outstanding educational and behavioral health services, CCRES prides itself on being fully invested in the community. To that end, CCRES offers grant opportunities to the schools, government agencies and non-profit organizations in its communities.
||Chester||CCRES - Educational and Behavioral Health Services - Chester; Downingtown||CCRES - Educational and Behavioral Health Services|
|Charles Ellis Trust - Grant and Scholarship Fund||Provides grants to girls enrolled in high school in Philadelphia County, from single-parent families, in need of aid to complete their high school education. The intent of the Trust is to distribute grants on behalf of Philadelphia public school students to provide substantial, meaningful and life-changing benefits to students.||Philadelphia||Charles Ellis Trust - Philadelphia; Center City||Charles Ellis Trust|
|Chester County Fund for Women and Girls||Chester County Fund For Women And Girls provides support to organizations and programs that address one or more of the following funding priorities: Girls' positive development, Women and girls' health and well-being, Women and girls' economic self-sufficiency and independence. Some of our hallmark educational programs and initiatives include: Blueprint Report, By Girls, For Girls, Community Education, Corporate Education, and the"Girls Make a Difference" Annual Conference.||Chester||Chester County Fund For Women and Girls - Chester; West Chester||Chester County Fund for Women and Girls|
|Coast Guard Mutual Assistance||Coast Guard Mutual Assistance (CGMA) is a tax-exempt organization of Coast Guard people assisting the entire Coast Guard family, including active duty, retired military, Coast Guard civilian employees, Coast Guard Reserve, Coast Guard Auxiliary, Public Health Service officers serving with the Coast Guard, and surviving family members.
Most assistance is provided through interest-free loans and personal grants. Education assistance programs support members and dependents in their pursuit of academic goals. Other types of assistance include emergency travel, temporary living expenses, funeral expenses, loss of funds or property, disaster relief, medical and dental expenses, home studies expenses for adoptions, and debt management. There is also a Layette Program to welcome infants.
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|Genuardi Family Foundation - Priorities for Giving||The Genuardi Family Foundation supports direct providers of services in the areas of Education, Health, Human Services, and Culture.||Montgomery||Genuardi Family Foundation - Montgomery; Blue Bell||Genuardi Family Foundation|
|Health and Welfare Foundation of Southern Chester County - Alma Newlin Scholarship Fund||The Alma Newlin Scholarship Fund has provided in the past six years alone over $390,000 in scholarships for outstanding qualified local students entering or furthering their education in a healthcare-related field.||Chester||HEALTH AND WELFARE FOUNDATION OF SOUTHERN CHESTER COUNTY||Health and Welfare Foundation of Southern Chester County|
|Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society||The Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society (NMCRS) provides financial assistance and education, as well as other programs and services, to members of the United States Navy and Marine Corps, their eligible family members, widows, and survivors. The Society also receives and manages donated funds to administer these programs and services.
Our main goal is to help each person who comes to us get support for their immediate needs. Our long-term mission is to help Sailors and Marines become financially self-sufficient by learning how to better manage their personal finances and prepare for unplanned expenses.
- Financial Assistance and Counseling,
- Quick Assist Loan,
- Education Assistance,
- Health Education and Post-Combat Support,
- Budget for Baby,
- Emergency Travel,
- Disaster Relief,
- Thrift Shops.
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|NEED Scholarship / Grant Programs||Supplemental financial aid program. Provides "last dollar" financial assistance to African-American students for continuing education in college or business or technical school.
NEED serves as a college access program designed to unlock the power of education from the barriers that young underserved students face on their path to higher education.||Allegheny||NEED||NEED |
|North Penn Area Scholarship Fund Association||High School seniors who reside within the boundaries of the North Penn School District and rank in the top half of their class are invited to apply for a North Penn Area Scholarship. Applicants must plan to attend a recognized institution approved by state (PHEAA) and/or federal (PELL) grant programs. North Penn Area Scholarships may be used at two-year and four-year colleges and at nursing, business, and vocational schools.||Montgomery||North Penn Area Scholarship Fund Assoc., Inc. - Montgomery; Lansdale||North Penn Area Scholarship Fund Assoc.|
|Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veteran Affairs - Educational Gratuity Program||Educational Gratuity program provides financial assistance to children of honorably discharged veterans who have service-connected disabilities and served during a period of war or armed conflict or children of veterans who die or died in service during a period of war or armed conflict.
Payment will not exceed $500.00 per term or semester per qualified child to each approved educational institution upon submission by that approved educational institution of proof of matriculation of the applicant. Educational gratuity payments are paid directly to the Educational Institution and may not be made for longer than 4 scholastic years.||Lebanon||Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veteran Affairs||Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veteran Affairs|
|PHEAA PA Higher Education Assistance Agency||Program administers the PA State Grant & Federal Stafford Loan Programs and other financial aid programs for students seeking higher education. Counsel and assist students/parents in the application process. A one-stop resource center which assists stud||Allegheny||PHEAA PA Higher Education Assistance Agency - Western PA - Pittsburgh Regional Office||PHEAA PA Higher Education Assistance Agency|
|POISE Foundation||POISE provides Grants, Scholarships and supports various Initiatives designed to promote community collaboration and wealth building.||Allegheny||POISE Foundation||POISE Foundation|
|Schuylkill Area Community Foundation||Schuylkill Area Community Foundation works to strengthen and promote charitable giving in Schuylkill County. SACF offers excellent options for donors to give in small amounts and have a large impact within the communities. SACF encourages philanthropy at all levels, provides comprehensive donor services and responds to changing community needs and opportunities in areas such as: Art and Culture, Education, Environment, Health and Human Services, Youth Programs, and Volunteer Programs.||Schuylkill||Schuylkill Area Community Foundation||Schuylkill Area Community Foundation|
|The Claneil Foundation||The Claneil Foundation is a private foundation that seeks to improve the health of families and communities through advancements in health and human services, a sustainable food system, education and the protection of the environment. The Foundation provides general operating and program support grants locally, and awards seed funding to emerging projects and organizations that have the potential for significant impact in the Philadelphia region as well as other geographic areas.||Montgomery||Claneil Foundation - Montgomery; Plymouth Meeting||Claneil Foundation|
|United States Coast Guard - Coast Guard Mutual Assistance: Education Assistance||Coast Guard Mutual Assistance (CGMA) provides essential financial aid to the entire Coast Guard family, chiefly through financial counseling, short-term interest-free loans, financial grants, referrals, and other related means.
Coast Guard Mutual Assistance Education grants and loans foster long-term financial well-being by helping Coast Guard families pursue their academic goals through post-secondary education.
Visit website for detailed information.||United States Coast Guard||United States Department of Homeland Security|