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School of Arts and Sciences Scholarships

ARTS AND SCIENCES DEGREES AND MAJORSSCHEDULE OF COURSES | DEPARTMENTS

2015-16 Scholarships for Incoming and Current Students

Deadline for all applications is May 15, 2015


R.P. Simmons Scholarship
$500 - $1,500 annually

Criteria: 

  1. Full or part-time School of Arts and Sciences student
  2. Resides in western Pennsylvania, eastern Ohio or northern West Virginia
  3. Demonstrates financial need (Learn more about financial need).
  4. Must maintain a minimum GPA of 3.0

W.R. Hearst Scholarship
$500 - $1,500 annually

Criteria: 

  1. School of Arts and Sciences student
  2. Intends to reside permanently in the U.S. after graduation
  3. Demonstrates financial need (Learn more about financial need).

Anthony J. Dyda, Sr. Memorial Scholarship
$500 annually

Criteria:

  1. Junior or senior psychology major
  2. GPA of 3.0 or better
  3. Major GPA of 3.5 or better in psychology
  4. Resident of Allegheny County

    Vernon Schnare Scholarship
    $1,000 annually

    Criteria:  

    1. Citizenship-secondary education major (with or without special education) at the sophomore, junior or senior level
    2. Must be declared to the education department 
    3. Minimum GPA of 3.0 
    4. Essay on why he/she chose citizenship-secondary education as a major
    5. Resume

    Application Process

    Click on the links above for details on the application process for each scholarship. Please submit your application and required criteria to apinigis@pointpark.edu. Be sure to reference the scholarship you are applying for in the subject line of the email.

    Applications submitted in person should be delivered to 818 Academic Hall. For questions, contact Andrea Pinigis at 412-392-3860.