About the Scholarship

Beckley Left-Handed Student Scholarship was started by the late Mary Francis Beckley, a former Juniata student in the year 1979. The scholarship fund is helping sophomores, juniors or seniors who are from Juniata College. According to the scholarship policies and guidelines, the lefties are identified by answering the final question on Juniata's individual data form.

The candidates for this scholarship are left-handers who have top academic background, and the award is applied to those who demonstrate a proper need for financial assistance as well as academic progress. The only requirement for this scholarship is that the student is left-handed. The award amount cannot be applied to other institutions.


Scholarship Application Procedure

  • In order to apply for this scholarship, an applicant must fill and submit the scholarship application form which is available on the official website.

  • The scholarship is available for the students on the basis of financial need, hence every applicant is required to demonstrate the financial need.

  • An applicant must determine his/her academic eligibility by submitting the ACT/SAT test scorecards.

  • Additionally, applicants must submit the official transcripts of college or the institution where he/she is studying in.


Award Amount and Deadline

Financial aid is awarding $ 1000 to $1500 to any number of applicants annually.

To get to know about the deadline and other additional information about the scholarship, all recipients must visit the scholarship provider website.


Eligibility Criteria

  • The applicant has to be a left-hander.

  • The applicant must demonstrate financial need.

  • The applicant should be excellent in academics.