PNC Bank, N.A. offers the William A. March Education Trust Scholarship to assist students who plan to continue their education in college or graduate school.
The program is administered by Scholarship America®, the nation’s largest designer and manager of scholarships and other education support programs for corporations, foundations, associations, and individuals. Eligibility for individual programs is determined at the sole discretion of the sponsor and eligible applications are reviewed by Scholarship America’s evaluation team. Awards for this scholarship are granted to eligible recipients without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, age, gender, disability, or national origin.
Applicants to the William A. March Education Trust Scholarship must:
PNC employees, children of PNC employees or Trust Committee members are ineligible.
If selected as a recipient, the student will receive an award of up to $5,000.
Awards are not renewable, but students may reapply to the program each year they meet eligibility requirements.
Awards are for undergraduate and graduate study.
All applicants will be notified in March.
Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of PNC Bank, N.A. Payment is made in August.
Scholarship America will evaluate all eligible applicants on the basis of:
Financial need, as calculated by Scholarship America, must be demonstrated for the student to receive an award.Scholarship America will forward all eligible applicants to the sponsor and the Trust Committee will select the recipients. When selecting recipients, the Trust Committee will give preference to applicants in the following order:
*Counties include: Philadelphia, PA; Bucks, PA; Chester, PA; Delaware, PA; Montgomery (home of Norristown), PA; Atlantic, NJ; Burlington, NJ; Camden, NJ; Cape May, NJ; Cumberland, NJ; Gloucester, NJ; Salem, NJ; Ocean, NJ.
Not all applicants to the program will be selected as recipients. All applicants agree to accept the decision as final.
As part of your application, you must upload the following:
NOTE: If you are providing SAT or ACT test scores, and those scores are not listed on your high school transcript, you will need to upload a copy of your test score report(s) separately. If you are uploading a college transcript, those scores are not required.
One online recommendation form must be submitted on your behalf no later than January 13, 2023 3:00 pm Central Time.
Your application is not complete unless all required materials are submitted electronically.