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Scholarships at Berks

There are a number of scholarships available to students at Penn State Berks. Students are considered for approximately $100,000 of scholarship support each year. Over 60 annual awards are made from a variety of funds, typically ranging from $200 to $2000. Awards are based upon demonstrated academic performance and financial need. First year students are automatically considered for awards based on academic credentials shown in the admission application. Returning students must submit a campus scholarship application for consideration. The application typically is due May 1.

Scholarship Eligibility Requirements for Returning Penn State Berks Students

To be considered for a Penn State Berks Scholarships you must:

  • Complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
  • Have an expected cumulative GPA of 2.75 or higher at the end of the Spring semester.
  • Return a Penn State Berks Campus Scholarship Application by May 1. Applications are available between March 1 and May 1 in the Financial Aid Office  (Room 6 Perkins Student Center) and on this website.

Please Note:

Berks Campus Scholarships are not renewable. If you wish to be reconsidered for a scholarship, you must resubmit a scholarship application.