First-Year Student Scholarship Application

For students arriving for the 2024-25 academic year

There are a limited number of endowments for incoming students.

Incoming students admitted into the Bellisario College at the University Park campus who are interested in applying for scholarship support must complete this online application. Scholarships are awarded by our Scholarship Committee based on the information provided in the application and the financial system that considers eligibility based on endowment guidelines.


The deadline for all scholarships for the 2024-25 academic year is May 6, 2024.

Please keep a copy of your responses and be sure to click the SUBMIT button at the end.

This is the 9-digit number assigned to you by Penn State.

This is the primary email address we will use to contact you.

When do you plan to start classes at the University Park campus? *
Do you plan to be a member of the John Curley Center for Sports Journalism at Penn State? *
Are you a military veteran? *
Are you/do you expect to be part of Penn State's ROTC program? *
Do you authorize Penn State to release your name, major and semester standing for the sole purpose of announcing award recipients and informing scholarship donors of their scholarship recipients? *
I have read the scholarship information provided on the scholarship homepage and understand the conditions and eligibility requirements. ( *