The Pittsburgh Foundation

Starwood Scholarship Fund The Starwood Scholarship Fund was created at The Pittsburgh Foundation to provide needs based scholarships for graduating seniors from Butler High School and Knoch High School having a GPA of 2.5 – 3.5 and attending an accredited four year college or university or an accredited two year technical/trade institution.

Average Award: $20,000 Over 4 Years
Award Type: Multi-Year Award (up to 4 years). Recipients must maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.0 and full-time enrollment.
Deadline: 3/15/2019

Criteria

  • Attend Butler High School or Knoch High School as a graduating senior.
  • Demonstrate financial need.
  • Have a minimum cumulative GPA between 2.5 and 3.5.
  • Plan to attend an accredited vocational or technical trade school OR 2-or 4-year college or university.
  • Be willing to participate in an interview as part of the application process.

How to Apply

  • Complete the essay section of the application.
  • Submit your Student Aid Report (SAR). If you have not already received your SAR, you can do so by applying for the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
  • Submit two letters of reference from individuals not related to you.
  • Submit a summary of work and/or volunteer experience.
  • Submit your unofficial transcripts.

Contact

  • The Butler High School Guidance Office or the Knoch High School Guidance Office.