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Contact for Financial Aid
Christopher Coons
Director of Admissions
501 E. 38th Street
Erie, Pennsylvania 16546
(814)824-2202
800-825-1926
(814)824-2071

Financial Aid & Scholarships

Financial Aid Options
Institutional Payment Plan Yes
Scholarships Yes
Loans Yes
Grants Yes
Need-based Scholarships or Grants --
Merit Scholarships --
Federal Student Loans --
Athletic Scholarships --
Federal Family Loans --
Other Loans --
Important Financial Aid Dates
Priority Date --
Deadline Date --
Student Notification Date --
Required Forms
FAFSA --
State --
Institutional Form --
Non-custodial Profile --
CSS Profile --
Business/Farm Supplement --
Other Forms --
Who is Receiving Financial Aid?
First-Year Transfer Graduate International
% Receiving Need-based Aid 78% 75% -- --
Average Need-based Amount $9,912 $9,050 -- --
% Receiving Merit-based Aid 60% 59% -- --
Average Merit-based Amount $5,359 $5,010 -- --
% Receiving Self-help Aid 75% 73% -- --
Average Self-help Amount $3,113 $3,900 -- --
Scholarships Offered
A. Bruce and Arlene H. Smith Scholarship Fund
Description This fund was established through The Erie Community Foundation's A. Bruce and Arlene H. Smith Fund in memory of their vision for the betterment of the Corry community. This scholarship is presented to Corry-area students who wish to attend the Corry Center.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 0
Number of Years 0
Basis Academic
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Adria Stalsky Memorial Scholarship Fund
Description Established in January, 1994 in memory of Adria Stalsky, an art therapy major who led an inspiring battle against cancer.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 0
Number of Years 0
Basis Academic
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Alfred Gino Scholarship Fund
Description Est. in Dec. 1993 for students of Italian heritage who exhibit financial need and are academically qualified. The fund is endowed by Mr. Alfred Gino, whose desire is to help students have an opportunity to receive a college education.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 1
Number of Years 1
Basis Need
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Angel Scholarship
Description This endowed scholarship was est. in Oct., 1992 by an anonymous donor wishing to help deserving students with financial need. This scholarship was awarded for the first time in 93/94.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 1
Number of Years 1
Basis Need
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Ann Lecker and Steve Jackson Academic Scholarship
Description Est. in 1988 by Ann Lecker Jackson, '68, and her husband to honor the College for the financial and personal support she received during her undergraduate education. Awarded annually to a student in good academic standing; financial need not necessarily a factor.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 1
Number of Years 1
Basis Academic
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Athletic Scholarships/Grants
Description Grants vary from $500 to full tuition, room, board, and fees with promise in basketball, baseball, tennis, crew, soccer, swimming, cross country, golf, volleyball, or softball. Amounts vary on ability assessed by coach and student's financial need. Inquire coach.
Eligibility --
Type Grant
Number per Year 0
Number of Years 0
Basis Skill
Low Amount $500
High Amount $0
Betsy L. Lantz Scholarship in the Liberal Arts
Description Est. in memory of Betsy L. Lantz, Mercyhurst junior who died an untimely death from cystic fibrosis in November, 1986. This scholarship will be awarded to a deserving liberal arts student.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 1
Number of Years 1
Basis Academic
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Bishop Myers Scholarship
Description A limited number of half-tuition scholarships are available, renewed 100% upon 2.5 GPA and forfeited with less than a 2.0 GPA. Student must earn 24 credits/yr.
Eligibility Renewable
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 0
Number of Years 0
Basis Academic
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Bishop Watson Scholarships
Description A senior priest at each of the 129 Erie Diocese parishes is entitled to recommend the awarding of up to $1000 to an outstanding h.s. senior in that parish who demonstrates Christian leadership or service. A 2.5 GPA is required for renewal.
Eligibility Freshmen Only, Renewable
Type Grant
Number per Year 129
Number of Years 4
Basis Academic
Low Amount $0
High Amount $1,000
C.A. Curtze Co./Kern Family Scholarship
Description Funded by the C.A. Curtze Co. and awarded to a senior Hotel, Restaurant, and Institutional Management major from Erie or Crawford County.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 1
Number of Years 1
Basis Skill
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Carpe Diem Scholarship
Description Developed by the Carpe Diem Society in 1980 for scholarship aid to those students who exemplify the "Carpe Diem" spirit.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 0
Number of Years 1
Basis Academic
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Charles A. Dailey Family Scholarship
Description This scholarship is made in memory of Ellen G. Daily for students from Ireland with academic/athletic ability or American students who are financially and academically qualified.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 0
Number of Years 0
Basis Skill
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Chester Laskowski Family Scholarship Fund
Description Est. in 1981 by the late Chester Laskowski, well-known Erie insurance agent. First preference for this award is given to Erie County applicants studying in the D'Angelo School of Music.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 1
Number of Years 1
Basis Skill
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Chris macabre Memorial Scholarship
Description Est. in memory of Chris McCabe, Mercyhurst HRIM senior, this award is given to a senior who best exemplifies the objectives of the Hotel, Restaurant, and Institutional Management department.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 1
Number of Years 1
Basis Academic
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Christ Scott Memorial Scholarship
Description Given in memory of Christ Scott, who loved learning and the fine arts. It is restricted for use by music violin majors.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 0
Number of Years 0
Basis Skill
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Clarence A. and Eugenie B. Smith Memorial Scholarship Fund
Description This fund was established in 1989 in memory of Clarence A. Smith and his wife, Eugenie B. Smith. One is to an academically qualified student majoring in marketing or related areas, and the other is to a student interested and talented in poetry and/or writing.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 2
Number of Years 1
Basis Skill
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Clarence Beyers Scholarship
Description Named in honor of the late Clarence Beyers, Erie patron of music. Awarded to a music major. First preference is given to Erie County residents.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 1
Number of Years 1
Basis Skill
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Class of 1937 Scholarship
Description Established by the members of the Class of 1937 to support an academically qualified junior or senior who needs financial assistance.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 1
Number of Years 1
Basis Need
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Class of 1938 Scholarship
Description This fund was established by the members of the Class of 1938 to support an academically qualified student who is in need of financial assistance.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 1
Number of Years 1
Basis Need
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Class of 1939 Scholarship
Description This fund was established by the members of the Class of 1939 to support an academically qualified student who is in need of financial assistance.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 1
Number of Years 1
Basis Need
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Class of 1940 Scholarship
Description This fund was established by the members of the Class of 1940 to support an academically qualified student who is in need of financial assistance.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 1
Number of Years 1
Basis Need
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Class of 1941 Scholarship
Description This fund was established by the members of the Class of 1941 to support an academically qualified student who is in need of financial assistance.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 1
Number of Years 1
Basis Need
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Class of 1942 Scholarship
Description This fund was established by the members of the Class of 1942 to support an academically qualified student who is in need of financial assistance.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 1
Number of Years 1
Basis Need
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Class of 1943 Scholarship
Description This fund was established by the members of the Class of 1943 to support an academically qualified student who is in need of financial assistance.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 1
Number of Years 1
Basis Need
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Class of 1977 Scholarship
Description This fund was established by the members of the Class of 1977 to support an academically qualified student who is in need of financial assistance who exemplifies the true meaning of "Carpe Diem".
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 1
Number of Years 1
Basis Need
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Class of 1990 Scholarship
Description This fund was established by the members of the Class of 1990 to support an academically qualified student who is in need of financial assistance.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 1
Number of Years 1
Basis Need
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Class of 1994 Scholarship
Description This fund was established by the members of the Class of 1994 to support senior students with a QPA between 3.0 and 3.5 who are in need of financial assistance.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 0
Number of Years 1
Basis Need
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Creative Arts Scholarship
Description Grants vary from $250 to full tuition for students with promise in music, art, or dance. Renewable upon a 2.75 GPA maintained in major field of study and as long as student remains in the major for which s/he was awarded. Apply to appropriate dept. director.
Eligibility Renewable
Type Grant
Number per Year 0
Number of Years 4
Basis Skill
Low Amount $250
High Amount $0
Dan Dascanio Memorial Scholarship
Description Given in memory of Dan Dascanio, former Chief of Police at Presque Isle State Park, and restricted for use by Erie County residents who are majoring in Criminal Justice.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 0
Number of Years 0
Basis Skill
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Doug and Jean James Scholarship Fund for Human Ecology
Description Awarded to an academically qualified student majoring in the areas of Human Ecology, this scholarship was established in 1990. This was made possible through the generosity of Doug and the late Jean James, '81.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 1
Number of Years 1
Basis Academic
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Dr. and Mrs. Arthur William Phillips Scholarship Fund
Description Established by the Phillips Charitable Trust in honor of Dr. and Mrs. Arthur William Phillips for students of Clarion, Venango, Mercer, Crawford, and Butler Counties.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 0
Number of Years 0
Basis Academic
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Dr. Charles Richard Drew Scholarships
Description A student must have a 2.5 h.s. GPA, rank in the top 50%, show leadership potential and performance, receive the strong recommendation of their counselor, and be from New York City. Preference given to merit and financial need. A 2.5 GPA and 24 credits/yr. req.
Eligibility Freshmen Only, Renewable
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 10
Number of Years 4
Basis Academic
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Dr. Florence L. Burger Scholarship
Description Established by the late Dr. Burger, a former faculty member, and given to an academically qualified undergraduate student who needs financial assistance.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 1
Number of Years 1
Basis Need
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Egan Scholarship
Description --
Eligibility Freshmen Only, Renewable, Undergraduate
Type Scholarship
Number per Year --
Number of Years 4
Basis Academic
Low Amount $8,000
High Amount $10,000
Egan Scholarships
Description Students scoring 550+ on SATs or 24+ on Acts and/or rank in the top 20% of their graduating h.s. class are eligible. Student must submit an original essay with admission app. 3.0 - 3. 2 cum GPAs are required for renewal at the end of each college year.
Eligibility Freshmen Only, Renewable
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 0
Number of Years 4
Basis Academic
Low Amount $500
High Amount $0
Family Plan Scholarships
Description For families where more than one member is attending, the eldest family member pays full tuition; all others pay a reduced tuition for as long as more than one family member is attending and all reside in the same home. Family members must be full-time students.
Eligibility Renewable
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 0
Number of Years 4
Basis Need
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
First National Bank Scholarship
Description Established in 1990 by the First National Bank of Pennsylvania for the purpose of assisting financially needy and academically qualified students.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 0
Number of Years 0
Basis Need
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Florence Urban Murray Memorial Scholarship
Description A scholarship awarded to an Erie student who demonstrates high potential for service to humanity and excellent scholarship ability. Est. in honor of Erie church and civic leader Florence Urban Murray.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 1
Number of Years 1
Basis Academic
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
George Baumann Memorial Scholarship
Description Given in memory of George Baumann by Baumann Brothers Carpetowne, Inc., and awarded to a deserving Erie County student.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 1
Number of Years 1
Basis Academic
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
George D'Angelo School of Music Scholarship Fund
Description This scholarship was founded by Dr. George D'Angelo for students majoring in music here in the D'Angelo School of Music. Dr. D'Angelo and other friends of music have made this an important scholarship for students pursuing a degree in music here at the College.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 0
Number of Years 0
Basis Skill
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Gloria McQuillen Williams Student Athlete Fund
Description Established in memory of Gloria McQuillen Williams, '47, by the Syracuse Chapter of the Mercyhurst College Alumni Association and restricted for use by female student athletes.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 0
Number of Years 0
Basis Skill
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Guy Mancini Memorial Scholarship
Description This scholarship was est. in fall, 1991 by the United Steelworkers of America, District Twenty, in memory of Guy Mancini, and will be awarded to academically qualified sons and daughters of AFL-CIO members of Erie County.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 0
Number of Years 0
Basis Academic
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Hoss's Steak and Sea House Scholarship
Description Established in May, 1990 for individuals majoring in the Hotel, Restaurant, and Institutional Management field who have financial need.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 0
Number of Years 0
Basis Need
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Irene "Renie" DiPlacido Memorial Scholarship
Description Given in memory of Irene "Renie" DiPlacido to an academically deserving Erie resident.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 1
Number of Years 1
Basis Academic
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Jack and Carmelina Fatica Scholarship
Description Restricted for use by a graduate of Mercyhurst Preparatory School, this award is provided by the late Mr. Jack Fatica and Mrs. Fatica of Champion Bolt Corporation to help a Mercyhurst Prep alumnus meet educational expenses at the College.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 1
Number of Years 1
Basis Academic
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
James and Elizabeth Nally Scholarship
Description This scholarship was est. in 1989 by James A. Nally to assist young ladies in the tri-state area of from Ireland who are academically qualified to attend Mercyhurst College.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 0
Number of Years 0
Basis Academic
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
James V. Kinnane Scholarship
Description Given in memory of James V. Kinnane, who provided the inspiration and leadership in establishing the undergrad and the grad program in Criminal Justice/ Administration; funded by the F.O.P., Swanson Memorial Lodge #48, PA St. Police, Wm. Tyler Lodge #64.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 1
Number of Years 1
Basis Skill
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
John F. Kennedy Irish Scholarship
Description Established in 1985 in honor of President Kennedy by Friends of Ireland for students from northern/southern Ireland. Awards are for tuition charges only.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 0
Number of Years 0
Basis Academic
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
John Lillis Memorial Scholarship
Description Given in memory of John Lillis, Mercyhurst senior Criminal Justice major, and restricted for use by City of Erie high school graduates, with preference to Strong Vincent graduates.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 0
Number of Years 0
Basis Academic
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
John M. Wolper Scholarship
Description The Pennsylvania Restaurant Association, Northwest Chapter, created an endowment for scholarships in 1992 for HRIM majors in honor of John M. Wolper. First awards from this scholarship will be made in 1994/95.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 0
Number of Years 0
Basis Academic
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Joseph and Matilda Iutcovich Scholarship
Description Established by Dr. Mark Iutcovich in November, 1988 in honor of his parents. This scholarship is to be awarded to a student majoring in Sociology or Criminology with a QPA of 3.4 or above.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 1
Number of Years 1
Basis Academic
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Kimmel and Porris Family Scholarship Fund
Description Given in memory of Sam and William Kimmel to a worthy student from Erie County who wishes to continue his/her education at Mercyhurst College. The fund is endowed by the Kimmel and Porris families, Kimmel Pontiac, and its employees, customers, and friends.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 1
Number of Years 1
Basis Academic
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Leo W. Egan Scholarship
Description Est. in 1994 in memory of Leo W. Egan, who had a love of history and wanted to assist needy students in the pursuit of a degree in history.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 0
Number of Years 0
Basis Need
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Louis J. and Grace Tullio Scholarships
Description Established in 1981 by the late Erie Mayor Louis J. Tullio and Mrs. Grace Tullio, these scholarships are available to students interested in a career in government, social service, or music. First preference is given to Erie County applicants.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 0
Number of Years 0
Basis Academic
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Margaret M. and Terry Roche Performing Arts Scholarship
Description Established by Mr. Paul C. Roche, Sr., in memory of his wife, Margaret, and his daughter, Terry, who had a true love and appreciation of the performing arts. This scholarship is restricted for students majoring in the performing arts area.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 0
Number of Years 0
Basis Skill
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Margaret Mary Reese Eustace Scholarship
Description This scholarship was established in January, 1991 in memory of Margaret Mary (Reese) Eustace, '29, and will be awarded to academically qualified students majoring in education here at Mercyhurst College.
Eligibility Freshmen Only
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 0
Number of Years 0
Basis Skill
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Marietta Corporation Annual Scholarship
Description This annual scholarship is awarded to an upperclassman demonstrating exceptional dedication to the hospitality industry as witnessed by the Hotel, Restaurant, and Institutional Management faculty.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 1
Number of Years 1
Basis Academic
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Mark Lloyd Memorial Scholarship
Description Est. in memory of Mark Lloyd, '74, who was one of the 1st males majoring in voice here at Mercyhurst College. This scholarship is restricted to a worthy senior in the D'Angelo School of Music, majoring in voice, who has financial need.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 1
Number of Years 1
Basis Skill
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Mary Beth Bierbauer Scholarship
Description This scholarship was developed in 1990 by an anonymous donor in memory of Mary Beth Bierbauer, a Mercyjurst student who died an untimely death. This scholarship was developed to keep her memory alive to those who knew her.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 1
Number of Years 1
Basis Academic
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Mary Catherine Lieb Scholarship
Description Available to upperclass business students with a record of accomplishment and/or special promise for leadership. This has been est. in the memory of Mary Catherine Sherwood Lieb, '42, devoted alumna and Mercyhurst administrator.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 0
Number of Years 0
Basis Skill
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Mary D'Angelo Scholarship
Description Established by Dr. George and Mrs. Mary D'Angelo, noted benefactors of music, for students of exceptional promise in the D'Angelo School of Music.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 0
Number of Years 0
Basis Skill
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Mary Ellen Downey Memorial Scholarship
Description Established in 1992/93 in memory of Mary Ellen Downey, class of 1963. This scholarship is donated by members of the Corry community and is restricted to students from Corry who plan to major in Art Education.
Eligibility Freshmen Only
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 0
Number of Years 0
Basis Skill
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Mary Meehan Memorial Art Scholarship
Description Est. in memory of Mary Meehan, Mercyhurst senior Art major, and restricted for use by Art students who demonstrate unusual ability. Awarded upon the recommendation of the Department Director.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 1
Number of Years 1
Basis Skill
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Mercyhurst Community Scholarship
Description This an annual, endowed scholarship benefits academically qualified students from the eight academic divisions, preferably from the tri-state area. Est. in 1988/89 by the Trustees, President's Associates, Carpe Diem Society, and Faculty/Admin./Staff.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 8
Number of Years 1
Basis Academic
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Panos/Pulakos Endowed Scholarship
Description Established in November, 1993, this scholarship will be awarded to an academically qualified student who demonstrates financial need.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 1
Number of Years 1
Basis Need
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Patricia Baumann Hopsecger Scholarship
Description Established in Feb., 1993 by Joe Baumann in memory of his sister, Patricia Baumann Hopsecger, this scholarship was awarded for the first time in 1995/96.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 1
Number of Years 1
Basis Academic
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Pauline S. Scott Scholarship Fund
Description An endowed scholarship established in February, 1994 by Mrs. Pauline Scott, this scholarship will be awarded in 1995.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 0
Number of Years 0
Basis Academic
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Peter G. Sardesai Scholarship
Description This scholarship was developed in 1986 for a full-time student enrolled in the D'Angelo School of Music who is concentrating in voice, piano, or strings...viola, violin, or cello.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 1
Number of Years 1
Basis Skill
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
PNC Bank Scholarship Fund at Mercyhurst College
Description This scholarship will be awarded annually to a financially worthy or academically qualified individual. The recipient must have residency in PNC's established market area for at least one year when applying.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 1
Number of Years 1
Basis Academic
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Presidential Grants
Description These grants are awarded to eligible students in amounts beginning at $500. An eligible student is one with special talent or potential for enriching the campus atmosphere, and/or has financial need.
Eligibility --
Type Grant
Number per Year 0
Number of Years 0
Basis Need
Low Amount $500
High Amount $0
R. Gordon Kennedy Criminal Justice Scholarship
Description Given in memory of District Attorney R. Gordon Kennedy, this scholarship is restricted for use by students pursuing a career in the field of criminal and social justice.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 0
Number of Years 0
Basis Academic
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Resident Hall Assistant Awards
Description Upperclass students only in this program work as peer counselors in the residence halls. Payment is in the form of room and board; based on academic record, personal character, and leadership abilities; renewable annually upon performance. Inquire Dir. of Hous.
Eligibility Renewable
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 0
Number of Years 3
Basis Skill
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Reverend Ernest F. Smith Scholarship
Description These scholarships are awarded to individuals who show academic promise and demonstrate financial need. They are renewed upon 2.5 GPA and forfeited with less than a 2.0 GPA. Student must earn 24 credits/yr.
Eligibility Renewable
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 0
Number of Years 0
Basis Need
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Richard West Fund
Description Established in 1988 by Virginia P. Vieser in memory of her son, Richard West. The scholarship is awarded to an academically qualified student majoring in the field of education.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 1
Number of Years 1
Basis Academic
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Richard Wlodarczyk Scholarship
Description Est. by Red Lobster in memory of Richard Wlodarczyk, Jr., restricted to Hotel, Restaurant, and Institutional Management students who demonstrate exemplary personal and academic abilities. Awarded upon the recommendation of the HRIM dept. faculty.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 0
Number of Years 0
Basis Academic
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Sister Angelica Cummings Art Scholarship
Description Established in honor of Sister Angelica Cummings, beloved and well known Mercyhurst art professor and artist, for students of exceptional promise majoring in Art.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 1
Number of Years 1
Basis Skill
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Sister M. Geraldine Hull Scholarship
Description This endowed scholarship has been established in Sr. Geraldine Hull's memory. The recipient of this scholarship will be a financially deserving student who exemplifies the spirit that Sr. Geraldine Hull carried throughout her life as a Sister of Mercy here.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 1
Number of Years 1
Basis Need
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Sister Mary Rachel Weber Human Ecology Scholarship
Description An award to help pay the educational expenses of adult or college-age learners who have serious financial need in order to continue their education. Restricted to students majoring in programs in the Dept. of Hum. Ecol. 1st pref. made by letter to dept. dir.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 1
Number of Years 1
Basis Need
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Social Work Scholarship
Description A $500 scholarship awarded annually by the Social Work Department to one of its majors.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 1
Number of Years 1
Basis Academic
Low Amount $500
High Amount $500
Stackpole-Hall Foundation Scholarships
Description Established by the Stackpole-Hall Foundation of St. Mary's, these scholarships are available to Elk County students with a record of academic achievement or demonstrated leadership ability.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 0
Number of Years 0
Basis Academic
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Teresa A'Hearn Brown Scholarship
Description This scholarship was awarded for the 1st time in 93/94 and will be given to an individual who exemplifies the spirit of Carpe Diem, who is majoring in the area of Business Education or the Liberal Arts, and is a resident of either the state of PA or NJ.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 1
Number of Years 1
Basis Skill
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Valedictorian/Salutorian Scholarships
Description These are awarded to selected high school Valedictorians or Salutorians at the end of their 1st semester of their senior year. 3.2 -3.4 cum GPAs are required for renewal at the end of each college year.
Eligibility Freshmen Only, Renewable
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 0
Number of Years 4
Basis Academic
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
William Cochrane Memorial Scholarship
Description Established in memory of William Cochrane by the Insurance Club of Erie County and awarded to students showing an interest in the insurance industry.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 0
Number of Years 1
Basis Skill
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Wolves Club of Erie Scholarship Fund
Description Given annually to applicants who are residents of Erie County, PA, graduated in the upper one-fourth of their high school class, and enrolled in any undergraduate degree program.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 0
Number of Years 0
Basis Academic
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Wolves Club Scholarship for the Performing and Visual Arts
Description Est. in Dec., 1989 for students majoring in the performing or visual arts who exhibit financial need. First preference is given to residents of Erie County, followed by residents of Northwestern Pennsylvania, and last, residents of areas other Wolves Club exist.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 0
Number of Years 0
Basis Need
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Wuenschel/Gerboth Teaching Scholarship
Description Est. in Nov., 1989 by the estate of Nell G. Wuenschel in memory of Mrs. Wuenschel's sister, Augusta Gerboth, to assist Education majors who exhibit financial need.
Eligibility --
Type Scholarship
Number per Year 0
Number of Years 0
Basis Need
Low Amount $0
High Amount $0
Contact for Financial Aid
Name Christopher Coons
Title Director of Admissions
Job Description --
Address 501 E. 38th Street
Erie, Pennsylvania 16546
Phone (814)824-2202
Toll-Free 800-825-1926
Fax (814)824-2071
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