Pouring Hope Foundation Fund
Pouring Hope Foundation Fund This donor advised fund is to make a positive difference in the lives of others, primarily children struggling with health issues, by raising money to provide support for less fortunate in the greater Johnstown area including Cambria and Somerset Counties.
Bedford Grange Mutual Scholarship Fund
Bedford Grange Mutual Scholarship Fund This fund was created to provide awards to children of Bedford Grange Mutual Insurance Company policy-holders. The application is open to high school seniors who plan to attend a college, university, or trade/technical school in the fall, as well as collegiate freshmen, sophomores, and juniors. Applicants must show a strong history of community service and extra-curricular activity participation and demonstrate that they are motivated to achieve their future goals. Apply online by April 21.
McCready Family Scholarship Fund
McCready Family Scholarship Fund This fund provides a scholarship award to a high school graduate from Cambria, Somerset or Bedford county who plans to pursue an academic degree relating to journalism at the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown. Apply online by April 21.
Dr. Bert and Lucile Wiley Health Professions Scholarship Endowment Fund
Dr. Bert and Lucile Wiley Health Professions Scholarship Endowment Fund Provides scholarships to Bedford County students who are interested in pursuing a career in the health care field and who intend to return to Bedford County upon graduation. Additionally, the fund supports other charitable efforts in Bedford County, including donations for equipment and program support to UPMC Bedford Memorial, scholarship support to the Allegany College of Maryland and Bedford County Chamber of Commerce Foundation. Apply online by March 31.
Thomas E. Bailey Memorial Scholarship for UPMC Bedford Memorial Hospital
Thomas E. Bailey Memorial Scholarship for UPMC Bedford Memorial Hospital This fund honors the life of Thomas E. Bailey, especially his service to the greater Bedford community and to UPMC Bedford Memorial Hospital, where he served on its Board of Directors for more than thirty years. The scholarship will provide annual awards in perpetuity for the first year of study at a four-year college or university to graduating high school seniors in Bedford County who are planning a professional career in health care. Apply online by March 31.
Larry J. McGiboney Music Scholarship Fund
Larry J. McGiboney Music Scholarship Fund The intent of this fund is to provide a scholarship to at least one senior student at a local high school within Pennsylvania Music Educators Association District 6, with preference given to a Windber High School student, who plans to attend college with a major in music. Apply online by April 21.
William I. Plank Scholarship Fund
William I. Plank Scholarship Fund Provides a scholarship to any undergraduate college student (rising sophomore, junior, or senior) studying in the field of environmental or conservation studies. Courses should be related to natural resources, soils, plants, animal science, agriculture or forestry. Apply online by May 31.
Memorial Hospital of Bedford County Foundation Fund
Memorial Hospital of Bedford County Foundation Fund The Memorial Hospital of Bedford County Foundation Health Professions Scholarships program provides awards to Bedford County students who are interested in pursuing a career in the healthcare field and who intend to return to Bedford County upon graduation and work at UPMC Bedford. Students can access the online application here -- the deadline to apply is March 31, 2019. Apply online by March 31.