Scholarships - Currently Available

Scholarships Open for Application 

The following scholarships are currently open and available for students to apply. This changes frequently and new scholarships will be added as they become available. Questions should be directed to Laurie Schaller, scholarship administrator, at lschaller@esufoundation.org or 570-422-3658. 

Ardath E. Houser ’49 Endowed Scholarship
Available for 2020/2021 in the amount of $300
Applications available at Office of Residential & Dining Services
Applications to be submitted to Office of Residential & Dining Service
Application deadline is Friday, February 28, 2020
Established by Dean Ardath E. Houser ’49, recipients may be enrolled in any undergraduate major.  Recipients must be full-time students during both semesters of the academic year.  Additionally, recipients must have been active members of their perspective Residence Hall Council for at least two semesters and must have demonstrated effective leadership and involvement in the Residence Hall Association.  Recipients must have completed at least 30 credits at ESU with a minimum GPA of 2.25.  Selected by the Scholarship Committee of Residential & Dining Services

Moses Society Resident Advisor Endowed Scholarship
Available for 2020/2021 in the amount of $1,670
Applications available at Office of Residential & Dining Services
Applications to be submitted to Office of Residential & Dining Service
Application deadline is Friday, February 28, 2020
Established in honor of Robert Moses, Director of Residence Life and Housing, recipients may be from any major but must be a Resident Advisor (RA).  Recipients must currently demonstrate exemplary performance in the Resident Advisor position and be a fall semester RA who is returning to their RA position for the Spring semester.  Academic performance and financial need are also considerations.  Selected by the Scholarship Committee of Residential & Dining Services.

Third Floor Shawnee Hall Alumni Endowed Scholarship
Available for 2020/2021 in the amount of $1,930
Applications available at Office of Residential & Dining Services
Applications to be submitted to Office of Residential & Dining Service
Application deadline is Friday, February 28, 2020
Established by ESU alumni, former residents of the third floor of Shawnee Hall, recipients may be enrolled in any undergraduate major.  Recipients must be an on-campus resident in any University-owned housing who is actively involved in a constructive extracurricular activity.  Recipients must have completed at least 60 undergraduate credits before the semester in which the scholarship is first given with a minimum overall GPA of 2.5.  Financial need as determined by FAFSA is required.  Selected by the Scholarship Committee of Residential & Dining Services.

To see a full list of scholarships, including those not open for application at this time, click here.