Guidelines | Application
To qualify for this scholarship, a candidate must either be self-paying or their organization must meet the requirements below:
The organization paying a candidate’s tuition (Tuition Sponsor) must be a 501(c) 3 non-profit or a small business with a demonstrated need.
Annual gross revenue must be less than $2.5 million.
Applicant must be a board or staff member of the non-profit organization.
Tuition Sponsor must be located in Union, Snyder, Northumberland, or Montour counties.
Tuition Sponsor must show financial need (provide 990 tax form or equivalent).
Notification of scholarship funds received will be given over the phone by the LSV Executive Director and followed up by written letter.
Upon acceptance of the scholarship, all remaining balances must be paid within 30 days of the invoice, or the tuition sponsor must commit to a payment plan. Failure to pay within 30 days of the payment plan will result in suspension of LSV activities for the applicant. If applicant fails to fulfill all graduation requirements, the organization will forfeit the scholarship funding, and will receive an invoice requiring payment in full. The tuition sponsor will be the entity that pays the tuition fee and receive all invoices.