Pennsylvania Students: 2017 PA State Employees Scholarship Open

The scholarship is open to PA residents enrolled at UNCF-member institutions.

The State Employee Combined Appeal (SECA) Scholarship is a Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Scholarship Program for qualified students entering or enrolled in a UNCF-member college or university during the 2017-18 academic year. The scholarship awards up to $4,000 to the selected student.

Eligibility Criteria

To qualify for this scholarship, students must:

  • Be a U.S. Citizen, U.S. national or permanent resident and a resident of Pennsylvania,
  • Complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) 
  • Be eligible for a Pell Grant and have demonstrated financial needs as verified by the school's financial aid office
  • Enrolled full-time at a UNCF member institution
  • Maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.50 on a 4.00 scale

Click here for a list of the 37 UNCF-member colleges.

Application Close Date

August 4, 2017, 11:59 PM EST

To apply

Click here to apply for the scholarship.  Contact Lottie Evans with questions.