Academic College Scholarships

Award values range from $700 to $2,500 per academic year. Awarding for both first-year and continuing students usually begins as early as December and continues throughout the year. Scholarship funds for first-year students are limited for some academic colleges.

Application information by College

Scholarship link will be emailed to specific groups of students only.

Academic College First-year students Upper-class students
College of Agricultural Sciences Application: Yes
Deadline: 4/30
Application: Yes
Deadline: 4/30
College of Arts and Architecture Application: No Application: No
Smeal College of Business Application: No
 
Application: 5/6
Bellisario College of Communications Application: Yes
Deadline: 4/15
Application: Yes
Deadline: 4/15
College of Earth and Mineral Sciences Application: No
 
Application: Yes
Deadline: 4/15
College of Education Application: Yes
Deadline: 5/1
Application: Yes
Deadline: 5/1
College of Engineering

Application: Yes
Deadline: 1/10 (priority)*
*The application link will be emailed to students newly admitted to UP in the College of Engineering.

Application for college-wide scholarships: No
Application for department scholarships: Yes
Deadlines:
  • AE_BAE 1/15
  • BE_BS 4/30
  • CE_BS 4/30
  • IE_BS 4/15
College of Health and Human Development Application: No Application: No
College of Information Sciences and Technology David Rusenko Emerging Enrepreneur Scholarship & David Rusenko Entrepreneur in Residence Scholarship
Application: Yes
Deadline: 4/1
David Rusenko Emerging Enrepreneur Scholarship & David Rusenko Entrepreneur in Residence Scholarship
Application: Yes
Deadline: 4/1
College of the Liberal Arts Application: Yes
Deadline: 4/1
Application: Yes
Deadline: 4/1
College of Nursing Application: No Application: No
Eberly College of Science Application: No
 
Application: No
Division of Undergraduate Studies Application: Eligible students will be notified in October via email Application: Yes
Schreyer Honors College Application: Yes
Priority Consideration Deadline: 11/1
Final Consideration Deadline: 12/4
Application: No