JA of Western Pennsylvania Scholarships
Junior Achievement of Western PA is proud to support JA students as they continue their education. Through EITC and OSTC funding, as well as individual and corporate donations, Junior Achievement is able to offer a variety of scholarships to k-12 students that have participated in different types of JA programming. Please read each scholarship description for specific criteria and checklist carefully before applying.
All scholarships must be postmarked by April 3, 2020, and returned to your designated JAWPA location. No applications will be accepted after this date. Winning students will be notified in late May-early June.
- Achievement Scholarship - Students in grades K-11
- JA Inspire Scholarship - 8th grade students attending a Catholic or Private school
- JA Opportunity Scholarship - 9th - 11th students attending a Catholic of Private school
- Graham Parsons II Scholarship - High School Seniors/ Erie County
- Robert J Schuler Scholarship - High School Seniors
- Thomas A McConomy Scholarship - High School Seniors
- JA/PSEA Partners for Public Education Scholarship - High school seniors majoring in education
A word from our scholarship supporters!
Marcus & Mack are proud to support Junior Achievement of Western Pennsylvania! "We want to encourage the youth of today to pursue their passions and inspire them to achieve their goals and feel optimistic about their futures!"
"Junior Achievement has given me a sense of what adults go through with budget issues."
"Junior Achievement reinforced concepts for me to remember later in life."
"I thought the experience was amazing. The presentation was unlike anything I've seen."
"I liked how the Junior Achievement volunteer explained his job to us."