The Pittsburgh Foundation

Eugene and Nell Petrucci Scholarship Fund No. 2

The Eugene and Nell Scholarship Fund No. 2 of The Pittsburgh Foundation was created to provide, among other purposes, financial assistance to graduating seniors from Avella High School in Avella, PA, Burgettstown High School in Burgettstown Borough, PA and Smith Township, PA to further their education beyond the high school level.

Average Award: $20,000 Over 4 Years
Award Type: Multi-Year (up to 4 years).
Deadline: 5/31/2019


  • Attend high school as a graduating senior at Avella High School in Avella, PA or Burgettstown High School in Burgettstown Borough, PA or Smith Township, PA.
  • Demonstrate financial need.
  • Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0.
  • Plan to attend a 4-year college or university.

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 your unofficial transcripts.


  • The Pittsburgh Foundation: Jennifer Marino, Scholarship Coordinator - marinoj [at]