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Donald L. Lampus Scholarship Fund The Donald L. Lampus Scholarship Fund was created at The Pittsburgh Foundation to provide a multi-year scholarship for students graduating from the school district that includes the Borough of Springdale to further their educational journey with extended study, either through a vocational program or institution of higher education.

Average Award: Varies
Award Type: Multi-Year (up to 4 years). Recipients must maintain degree enrollment.
Application Period Opens: 11/15/2021
Application Period Closes: 3/31/2022


  • Attend a school within the district that includes the Borough of Springdale as a graduating senior.
  • Pursue a degree or studies in the focus areas of science, mathematics, engineering or management. (Recipients much maintain at least one of these fields of study to continue to receive scholarship funds after initial award year.)
  • Demonstrate financial need.
  • Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0.
  • Plan to attend an accredited vocational or technical trade school OR 2- or 4-year college or university.

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 one letter of reference from a coach, mentor, boss (current or former) or any other professional sponsor that highlights the applicant’s determination, drive and goals.
  • Submit your unofficial transcripts.