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"The Grappler" Bob Burmeister Wrestling Scholarship Fund "The Grappler" Bob Burmeister Wrestling Scholarship Fund was created to provide scholarship support for a graduating seniors, or past graduates, of Penn Trafford High School who participated on the wrestling team during the senior year of high school.

Average Award: $1,000
Award Type: Single-Year Award
Application Period Opens: 1/17/2024
Application Period Closes: 4/8/2024


  • Attend Penn Trafford High School as a graduating senior or have graduated from Penn Trafford and are currently enrolled in higher education.
  • Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5.
  • Plan to attend an accredited vocational or technical trade school OR 2-or 4-year college or university.
  • Be a current or past Penn Trafford High School wrestler during the senior year of school.
  • Preference will be given to a student who is considering wrestling at the collegiate level for at least one semester or who is currently wrestling.

How to Apply

  • Complete the essay section of the application.
  • Submit your unofficial transcripts.