GlaxoSmithKline Opportunity Scholarship
The GlaxoSmithKline Opportunity Scholarship Fund was established to offer residents of Philadelphia County who have overcome significant adversity the opportunity to pursue their dreams and improve their lives through higher education.
Any person who is a U.S. citizen for a minimum of one year and residing in Philadelphia County for a minimum of one year may apply. The applicant must demonstrate the potential to succeed despite adversity, as well as an exceptional desire to improve himself or herself through higher education.
Scholarships may be used at community colleges in the State of Pennsylvania and the following Pennsylvania state owned and state related universities; Bloomsburg University, California University of PA, Cheyney University, Clarion University, East Stroudsburg University, Edinboro University, Indiana University of PA (IUP), Kutztown University, Lincoln University (PA), Lock Haven University, Mansfield University, Millersville University, the Pennsylvania College of Technology, Penn State University, Shippensburg University, Slippery Rock University, Temple University, the University of Pittsburgh, and West Chester University.
The deadline for all applications is April 7, 2014.
Application and guildelines [PDF, 302KB].