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Robert L. Vann Scholarship Fund The Robert L. Vann Scholarship Fund was established at The Pittsburgh Foundation to provide scholarship aid to worthy and needy students for education beyond the high school level.

2023 award budget is approximately $16,500
Award Type: Multi-Year Award (up to 4 years).
Application Period Opens: 1/17/2023
Application Period Closes: 3/30/2023

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  • Attend high school in the Pittsburgh Public High School as a graduating senior.
  • Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0.
  • Plan to attend an accredited vocational or technical trade school OR 2-or 4-year college or university.
  • Preference will be given to applicants who can demonstrate financial need and those who self-identify as Black or African American.

How to Apply

  • Click the button on this page and follow the instructions from Scholarship America. (This page will show the button when the application period is open.)