2018-2019 Scholarships

  • Below is a list of current scholarships available for Mercer High School Seniors of which we have been notified. In addition, students can search scholarships on the internet, check with your parents' employers, banks, member organizaitons and the financial aid website of the college or school you choose to attend.

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    Updated 5/9/19

Scholarship Opportunities (download & print)

  • Western Pennsylvania Golf Association
    Deadline: November 30, 2018
    Persons who have been employed at Member Clubs of the Western Pennsylvania Golf Association for at least two seasons are eligible to apply. Pick up information in the guidance office.

    Pennsylvania Music Educators' Association District 5 Festival Scholarship Program
    Deadline: December 1, 2018
    The recipient must have definite plans for a career in Music Education and must major in Music Education at an accredited College of Music beginning with the freshman year. An applicant must currently be a senior in a District 5 High School and a participant in a District 5 Festival. Click here for more information.

    Mercer County Frontiers Club
    Deadline: January 15, 2019
    Afro-American graduating high school seniors are eligible for one of five $500 scholarships in Mercer County and the Brookfield Ohio area. Consideration is given to grade point average, volunteer service in school/community and character. Click here for the application.

    Western Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association President's Scholarship
    Deadline: March 13, 2019
    Three $2,000 scholarships will be awarded to the top three essays (ONLY ONE ESSAY CAN BE SUBMITTED FROM EACH SCHOOL DISTRICT). Graduating seniors are eligible and must write an essay on a court case. YOU MUST SUBMIT YOUR ESSAY TO THE GUIDACNE OFFICE BY MARCH 13, 2019. Click here for the application.

    American Society of Highway Engineers "B.J. Smith" Scholarship
    Deadline: March 31, 2019
    The applicant must be attending or planning to attend college with a civil engineering or transportation/highway related fields. Considerations will include scholastic achievement, application presentation, extra-curricular activities, community service, character and financial need.  Click here for the application.

    Fredonia Lions Club Scholarship
    Deadline: April 15, 2019
    The Fredonia Lions Club is a very active public service organization. They offer this scholarship for Mercer High School seniors who are going on to further their education in any field. Click here for the application.

    Grove City Medical Center: Mary Ellen Liggitt Healthcare Scholarship
    Deadline: April 15, 2019
    This $1,000 scholarship is offered to assist area students interested in preparing for a career in healthcare service.  Click here for the application.

    Frank J. Nagy Scholarship Fund
    Deadline: April 15, 2019 @ 4:00 p.m.
    (Formerly known as the Shenango Valley Urban League Scholarship Fund)
    This scholarship is open to Mercer County high school seniors attending a college or university in the fall. Minimum 3.0 GPA. Click here for the application.

    Mercer Optimist Club Scholarship Grant
    Deadline: April 19, 2019
    This scholarship is for Mercer High School seniors who are furthering their education in any field. A group of 6-8 students will be chosen from the applicants to be interviewed before winners are chosen. Click here for the application.

    Ruth A. & W. Ray Thompson Memorial Scholarship
    Deadline: April 19, 2019
    This renewable scholarship is available for Mercer High School seniors planning to attend a two year post-secondary school, including community college, trade school or a branch campus of a larger university. Click here for the application.

    Lois Macaluso Foundation Scholarship
    Deadline: April 20, 2019 (Postmarked)
    All applicants must be pursuing further education leading to a career in healthcare. The application must be postmarked by April 20th at the latest. Click here for the application.

    R.R. Wright Scholarship
    Deadline: April 26, 2019 (Deadline on application of 3/31/19 is extended to 4/26/19)
    Any graduating senior planning to further his/her education at a college, university, business or trade school is eligible. Applicant's family adjusted gross income must not exceed $120,000 to apply. Click here for the application or pick up an application in the guidance office with a pre-paid envelope.

    Greenville Symphony Orchestra Scholarship Award
    Deadline: April 27, 2019
    This $1,000 award is for a graduating senior involved in music and seeking to continue studies and/or further their education in the field of music. Click here for the application.

    Timothy Reed McConnell Scholarship
    Deadline: April 30, 2019
    This $1,000 scholarship is for Mercer High School seniors who have plans to further their education in any field. This award is renewable for four years. Click here for the application.

    Organ & Tissue Donation Awareness Scholarship
    Deadline: May 1, 2019
    Two $750 scholarships are available to Mercer High School seniors furthering their education in the field of medicine at a 2 or 4 year school. Click here for the application.

    Edith and Gordon Livenspire Memorial Award
    Deadline: May 1, 2019
    The Mercer Music Club sponsors these $400 scholarships for graduating seniors who intend to pursue music as a profession. Click here for the application.

    Carl H. Alexander Memorial Scholarship
    Deadline: May 2, 2019
    To be eligible for this award, you must be a Mercer High School graduating senior with a minimum GPA of 3.0, planning to major in business at a post-secondary institution. Click here for the application.

    The Barbara Kennis Memorial Mercer Education Association Scholarship
    Deadline: May 3, 2019
    This scholarship is open to any Mercer senior who is planning to major in education.  Click here for the application or pick up in the Guidance Office.

    Mechanical Contractors Association: Foster McCarl, Jr. Scholarship
    Deadline: May 3, 2019
    Four $1,000 scholarships will be awarded to high school seniors pursuing an education in Plumbing/HVAC, Mechanical Engineering, Construction/Project Management, Architecture or other construction related major.  Click here for the application.

    John William George Jr. Memorial Scholarship
    Deadline: May 12, 2019
    One $500 scholarship is available to a Mercer County high school senior planning to pursue higher education. Click here for application.

    O'Neill Coffee Scholarship
    Deadline: May 13, 2019
    This scholarship is open to any Mercer senior student-athlete who participates in a sport that is recognized and funded through your school.  Click here for the application.

    Richard E. Carlson Memorial Scholarship
    Deadline: August 1, 2019
    A $1,000 scholarship is available to a high school senior who is related to or a member of the Western Reserve Fish and Game Protective Association. Click here for the application.