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February 28
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  • Renewable
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  • Offered by
    Big 33 Scholarship Foundation
    P.O. Box 213
    511 Bridge Street
    New Cumberland, PA 17070
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be high school seniors enrolled in a public or accredited private school in Ohio or Pennsylvania. Students must have at least a 2.0 grade point average from their sophomore and junior year and be planning to continue education beyond high school at a technical school or accredited higher education institution.
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Deadline
November 22
Amount
$10,000-$15,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    Capital BlueCross
    2500 Elmerton Avenue
    Harrisburg, PA 17101
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and residents of Lehigh Valley. Applicants must create a native, web-based or mobile application that benefits health care consumers by helping to organize health care expenditures, helping health-care providers use technology to deliver services or enhancing the overall service experience within the health care industry. Selection is based on originality, concept development and real-world effectiveness of the application.
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Deadline
March 31
Amount
$2,500
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Deadline
June 1
Amount
$1,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Buddy Pelletier Surfing Foundation Fund
    5121 Chalk Street
    Morehead City, NC 28557
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be members of the East Coast surfing community. Rising high school seniors, current undergraduate college students and returning students may apply regardless of age. Two letters of recommendation and a 500-word essay are required. Previous applicants and winners may reapply each year.
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Deadline
June 1
Amount
$5,000
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Deadline
April
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Association of Independent Colleges and Universities of Pennsylvania
    101 North Front Street
    Harrisburg, PA 17101
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must have demonstrated a commitment to community service and creativity in shaping volunteer activities. They must be full-time current or upcoming undergraduate students at an AICUP member college or university. A two-page essay is required.
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Deadline
February 1
Amount
$1,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    National FFA Organization
    P.O. Box 68960
    6060 FFA Drive
    Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants may be from Kansas, Kentucky, Nebraska, Ohio, Arkansas, Mississippi, Louisiana or Texas and working toward two-year degrees in agricultural business management, farm and ranch management, livestock management or agricultural sales and marketing. Applicants may also be from Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas, Wisconsin, Alabama, Georgia, Florida, Arkansas, Mississippi, Louisiana, Pennsylvania, New York, North Dakota, South Dakota, Oregon, Idaho, West Virginia, Virginia, North Carolina or South Carolina and working toward four-year degrees in agricultural business management, farm and ranch management, livestock management or agricultural sales and marketing. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.
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Deadline
June 1
Amount
$1,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    Eastern Region USA Roller Skating
    30 Wyndham Road
    Voorhees, NJ 08043
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be high school seniors who are involved with competitive artistic roller skating in the New Jersey, Pennsylvania or Delaware. Students must be members of a USA Roller Skating club and be registered to compete in the Eastern Regional Championships. Selection is based on skating participation and success, academic achievement and financial need.
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Deadline
February 15
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    No
  • Offered by
    Associated General Contractors of Ohio
    1755 Northwest Boulevard
    Columbus, OH 43212
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be U.S. citizens. They must be in at least the second year of study in a two-year, four-year or five-year undergraduate degree program that is related to construction. They must be enrolled at a postsecondary institution located in West Virginia, Pennsylvania, Ohio or Michigan and have a GPA of 2.5 or higher. Applicants must have plans to work in the construction industry. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.
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Deadline
April 30
Amount
$1,000
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Deadline
February 15
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Jimmy Rane Foundation
    P.O. Box 40
    Abbeville, AL 36310
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be high school seniors or college freshmen or sophomores who are residents of Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia or West Virginia.
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Deadline
February 1
Amount
$1,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    National FFA Organization
    P.O. Box 68960
    6060 FFA Drive
    Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be working toward a degree in one of the following fields: animal science, animal nutrition, dairy science, poultry science, equine/equestrian science, agriculture, agricultural science, agricultural business management, economics, finance or marketing and sales. Applicants attend college in and be residents of one of the following states: Connecticut, Delaware, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Missouri, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, Virginia or West Virginia. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.
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Deadline
April 15
Amount
$2,882 average
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Kids' Chance of Pennsylvania
    P.O. Box 543
    Pottstown, PA 19464
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be Pennsylvania students whose parent was killed or seriously injured in a compensable work-related accident. They must be 16 to 25 years of age and be accepted to an accredited institution of higher learning.
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Deadline
February 1
Amount
$1,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    Atlantic Amateur Hockey Association
    Attn.: Tom Koester
    P.O. Box 213
    Lafayette Hill, PA 19444
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be a high school senior in New Jersey, Pennsylvania or Delaware and registered with USA Hockey. Selection is based on the personal essay, scholastic achievement, the coach and teacher recommendations and extracurricular activities.
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Deadline
February 1
Amount
$2,500
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    National FFA Organization
    P.O. Box 68960
    6060 FFA Drive
    Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must reside in one of the following states: Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Vermont, Washington, West Virginia or Wisconsin. A minimum GPA of 3.0 is required as well as participation in community service, financial need and leadership ability. Majors not accepted include dietetics, food service, public service, packaging, parks and recreation studies, biosciences, technology, engineering, marine biology and natural resource management. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.
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    No
  • Offered by
    Association of Independent Colleges and Universities of Pennsylvania
    101 North Front Street
    Harrisburg, PA 17101
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be full-time undergraduates who are majoring in nursing or physician assisting at an Association of Independent Colleges and Universities of Pennsylvania (AICUP) member school. They must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and must have proven leadership skills. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.
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  • Offered by
    Association of Independent Colleges and Universities of Pennsylvania
    101 North Front Street
    Harrisburg, PA 17101
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be female and/or minority (American Indian, Alaska Native, Asian, African-American, Latino, Hispanic, Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander) undergraduates who are studying architectural, civil or environmental engineering. They must be accepted at or enrolled full-time at an Association of Independent Colleges and Universities of Pennsylvania (AICUP) member institution. They must be rising juniors and must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Employees of Michael Baker Corporation and their family members are ineligible. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.
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Deadline
April 21
Amount
$3,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    National Association for Campus Activities
    13 Harbison Way
    Columbia, SC 29212
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be enrolled in master's or doctorate degree programs in student personnel services or a related area. Applicants must be attending a graduate school in Washington, DC, Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, New York or eastern Pennsylvania, be involved in campus activities and plan to pursue a career in campus activities.
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Deadline
March 31, first 75 applicants only
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    No
  • Offered by
    National Association for Campus Activities
    13 Harbison Way
    Columbia, SC 29212
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Students must hold a significant campus leadership position, demonstrate significant leadership skills and abilities and make significant contributions through on- or off-campus volunteering. Students must attend school in Delaware, New Jersey, Maryland, New York, eastern Pennsylvania or Washington, DC.
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  • Offered by
    National Association for Campus Activities
    13 Harbison Way
    Columbia, SC 29212
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be conducting research that will add to the college student personnel knowledge base including projects that focus on campus activities, problems faced by student affairs practitioners and challenges of higher education as they relate to campus activities. High school students are not eligible.
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Deadline
January 1
Amount
$3,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    National Association of Corrosion Engineers (NACE) International Foundation
    15835 Park Ten Place
    Houston, TX 77084-5145
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be a permanent resident of the United States and be enrolled full-time as an undergraduate in an accredited engineering or physical science degree program at a two or four-year college or university. Students must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and have a permanent address within the NACE Eastern Area which includes the following states and/or U.S. Territories: Alabama, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Indiana (excluding Lake, Porter La Porte, Newton and Jasper counties), Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Vermont, Virginia and West Virginia.
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Deadline
July 30
Amount
$2,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    Pennsylvania Society of Physician Assistants
    P.O. Box 128
    Greensburg, PA 15601
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be current students in good standing who are enrolled in an accredited physician assistant program in the state of Pennsylvania. They must be current Pennsylvania Society of Physician Assistants (PSPA) members who demonstrate outstanding leadership and participation in their schools and communities. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.
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Deadline
June 14
Amount
$500
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  • Renewable
    No
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    Eastern Region USA Roller Skating
    30 Wyndham Road
    Voorhees, NJ 08043
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be a high school senior who is a member of a USA Roller Skating club in New Jersey, Pennsylvania or Delaware and must compete in the New Jersey Open Invitational. Selection is based on skating achievements and participation, academic success and financial need.
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Deadline
March 14
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Deadline
April 30
Amount
$2,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Nursing Foundation of Pennsylvania
    2578 Interstate Drive
    Suite 101
    Harrisburg, PA 17110
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be members of the Student Nurses Association of Pennsylvania (SNAP) or the National Student Nurses Association (NSNA). They must be enrolled in an associate's or bachelor's degree program in nursing at a postsecondary institution located in Pennsylvania. They must have completed at least one year of undergraduate study at the time of application. Students must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher on a four-point scale, must have leadership experience and must be involved in community service. Selection is based on academic merit, leadership and service to the community.
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Deadline
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$2,500-$3,500
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    No
  • Offered by
    American Legion, Department of Pennsylvania
    P.O. Box 2324
    Harrisburg, PA 17105
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be Pennsylvania students who are in grades 9 through 12. They must submit an essay of 500 to 1,000 words on a topic that is determined by the scholarship committee. Selection is based on essay grammar, spelling, originality and factual accuracy.
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Up to $1,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    Bureau for Veterans Affairs
    Building S-0-47
    Fort Indiantown Gap
    Annville, PA 17003
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be dependents of honorably discharged veterans who served during wartime or armed conflict and have service-connected disabilities or who died in service during war or armed conflict. They must be 16 to 23 years of age and have lived in and attended school in Pennsylvania for five years prior to application, and they must demonstrate financial need.
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Deadline
April 15
Amount
$1,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    Pennsylvania Society of Professional Engineers
    908 North Second Street
    Harrisburg, PA 17102
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be Pennsylvania residents and must be rising undergraduate freshmen who plan to attend a Pennsylvania college or university that has an ABET-accredited engineering degree program. They must have a GPA of 3.6 or higher, an SAT Verbal score (or ACT equivalent) of 600 or higher and an SAT Math score (or ACT equivalent) of 700 or higher. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.
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  • Offered by
    Pennsylvania Masonic Youth Foundation
    1244 Bainbridge Road
    Elizabethtown, PA 17022-9423
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be working toward a two- or four-year college degree, graduate degree or trade school education. This award is open to students regardless of financial circumstances, Masonic ties, age, race or religion.
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Deadline
January 11
Amount
$4,000-$7,500
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    American Legion, Department of Pennsylvania
    P.O. Box 2324
    Harrisburg, PA 17105
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be high school students under the age of 20 who are U.S. citizens or legal residents and residents of the state. Students first give an oration within their state and winners compete at the national level. The oration must be related to the Constitution of the United States focusing on the duties and obligations citizens have to the government. It must be in English and be between eight and ten minutes. There is also an assigned topic which is posted on the website, and it should be between three and five minutes.
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Deadline
June 1
Amount
$1,000-$2,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Pennsylvania Society of Public Accountants
    20 Erford Road
    Suite 200A
    Lemoyne, PA 17043
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be full-time undergraduate students who are enrolled at a college or university located in Pennsylvania. They must be majoring in accounting, must have completed 60 credits or more of their degree program and must have a GPA of 3.0. Selection is based on academic achievement, leadership, extracurricular activities and financial need.
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May 1, August 1, August 15
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    No
  • Offered by
    Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency (PHEAA)
    Pennsylvania State Grant Program
    P.O. Box 8157
    Harrisburg, PA 17105
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be current Pennsylvania residents who have lived in the state for at least 12 consecutive months. They must be graduates of an approved high school or GED recipients and be enrolled in or plan to enroll in a two-year or longer degree program at an approved college or university. They must be enrolled for at least six credit hours per academic term and must meet financial need criteria. Applicants who have earned a bachelor's degree previously or who have a defaulted student loan are ineligible. Selection is based on financial need.
  • Description
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Deadline
April 15
Amount
$1,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    Pennsylvania Society of Professional Engineers
    908 North Second Street
    Harrisburg, PA 17102
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be Pennsylvania residents who are incoming undergraduate freshmen at a Pennsylvania college or university that has an ABET-accredited engineering program. They must have plans to study engineering, have a GPA of 3.6 or higher and have an SAT Math score of 700 or higher and an SAT Verbal score of 600 or higher. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.
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Deadline
January 14
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    No
  • Offered by
    National Student Nurses' Association
    45 Main Street
    Suite 606
    Brooklyn, NY 11201
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be U.S. citizens, permanent residents or resident aliens. They must be enrolled in a nursing degree program at a school located in Georgia (graduate students only), Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mississippi, New Jersey (graduate students only), Oregon, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Washington, certain areas in California, certain areas in Texas or certain areas in Florida. Selection is based on academic merit, involvement in community health and financial need.
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Deadline
March 5
Amount
$1,500
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    No
  • Offered by
    Simon Youth Foundation
    225 W. Washington Street
    Indianapolis, IN 46204
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be high school seniors who plan to attend an accredited two- or four-year college, university or technical/vocational school full-time. Scholarships are awarded without regard to race, color, creed, religion, gender, disability or national origin, and recipients are selected on the basis of financial need, academic record, potential to succeed, participation in school and community activities, honors, work experience, a statement of career and educational goals and an outside appraisal. Awards are given at every Simon mall in the U.S.
  • Description
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Deadline
November 1
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    No
  • Offered by
    National Association for Campus Activities
    13 Harbison Way
    Columbia, SC 29212
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Students must hold a significant campus leadership position and demonstrate significant leadership skills and abilities. Students must also be making significant contributions through on- or off-campus volunteering. Applicants must also be current undergraduate or graduate students in Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, western Pennsylvania or West Virginia and have a minimum 3.0 GPA.
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Deadline
January 31
Amount
$2,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    American Radio Relay League Foundation
    225 Main Street
    Newington, CT 06111
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must have an amateur radio license in General Class or higher and an active American Radio Relay League membership. Applicants must have an "A" or equivalent GPA.
  • Description
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Deadline
November 1
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    No
  • Offered by
    National Association for Campus Activities
    13 Harbison Way
    Columbia, SC 29212
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must hold a significant campus leadership position, demonstrate significant leadership skills and abilities and make significant contributions through on- or off-campus volunteering. Students must attend school in Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, West Virginia or western Pennsylvania.
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