At the Penn State Wilkes-Barre campus, one out of eight freshmen receives an academic scholarship. Over the past ten years, approximately 700 scholarships have been awarded, ranging from $300 to $4000.
Incoming freshmen are automatically screened for Penn State Wilkes-Barre Scholarships when they apply for admission. Upperclass and returning students are requested to complete a 2014-2015 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) prior to April 15th. Students will automatically be reviewed based on need, merit, and scholarship criteria.
Following is a list of the available campus scholarships: