Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency/Ready to Succeed Scholarship Program

RTSS provides scholarships to high academic achievers that, in combination with the Pennsylvania State Grant Program, offer a total award up to $2,000 for full-time and $1,000 for part-time students. The minimum award is $500. Awards can be used to cover tuition, books, fees, supplies, and living expenses. Students must be nominated by their post-secondary institution for participation in the program. Funding is limited for the program and awards are made on a first-come, first-served basis. The program, which is funded by the Pennsylvania General Assembly, provides awards to high-achieving students whose annual family income does not exceed $110,000.

Award Information

Award Amount
$500 - $2,000
Number of Awards
Not reported
Application Deadline
Not reported
Available to Class Level
Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
Renewability
Not renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
3.5
Ethnicity/Heritage
None specified
Residency
Pennsylvania
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
Pennsylvania
Area of Study
None specified
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Director of Public Relations
Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency
Address
1200 North Seventh Street
City, State, Zip
Harrisburg, PA , 17102-1444
Telephone
(717) 720-2509
E-mail
knew@pheaa.org
Website
Website

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