About the Scholarship

The "PA Postsecondary Educational Gratuity Program" provides a waiver for tuition, fees, and on-campus room and board costs charged by public postsecondary institutions. This scholarship is organised by the organization 'Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency' and for undergraduate and graduate students.


How to apply for the scholarship?

  • Applications are available on the official website 'Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency' and all the applicants must access the online application in order to apply for this scholarship.

  • A student must submit a copy of his/her birth or adoption certificate with a raised seal.
  • Applicant must have to submit FAFSA certificate.
  • A student must submit the Official scorecards of ACT/SAT to demonstrate the completion of the graduation semester as well as academic performance.

  • A student must also submit a letter of admission.

  • All the official transcripts and documents should be submitted before the deadline.


    The awarded amount for the scholarship:

    The amount awarded for this scholarship is $12,643 per year and is renewable upto four additional years. The number of awards given to the eligible candidates varies depends on the number of eligible candidates applied for the scholarship and the availability of the fund amount.


     Deadline for the scholarship:

    The deadline for this scholarship is the 31st of March.


Eligibility Criteria

He/she must enrol for an undergraduate.

His/her grade point should be an average of 3.0 or higher.

This award is for international and U.S. students.

The applicant must b a resident of Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

He/she must be a U.S. citizen or eligible non-citizen.

He/she must be the age of 25years or less.

He/she must be n graduate or undergraduate program.


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