The Pittsburgh Foundation

Paul E. Schweiger Memorial Scholarship Fund The Paul E. Schweiger Memorial Scholarship Fund was created to provide scholarships to graduating seniors from Shaler Area High School.

Average Award: $1,800
Award Type: Single-Year Award
Deadline: Inquire in the school's Guidance Office.

Criteria

  • Attend Shaler Area High School as a graduating senior.
  • Have displayed talent/interest in particular field of study or activity with emphasis on journalism.
  • Demonstrate financial need.
  • 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.
  • Be involved in productive extracurricular and/or other activities outside of school which reflect an ordinary (typical) student who shows extraordinary self-discipline and motivation to goals larger than self.

How to Apply

  • Complete the application by clicking the blue button above.
  • 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 your unofficial transcripts.

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