Hermine Solt Student Scholarship
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The Pennsylvania Association of Educational Office Professionals Student Scholarship Fund was established in 1992 for the purpose of aiding students in Pennsylvania to pursue higher education in a business-related field. Scholarships of $500 each will be offered to students who meet the requirements. The number of scholarships given will be determined annually.
1. Scholastic achievement and motivation for higher education
2. Qualities and traits of leadership, citizenship, and service to school and community
3. Financial need
4. Recommendations from business education department member and/or school counselor must accompany application
5. A career in Accounting, Business, Business Administration, Business Communications, Business Management, Business Communications, International Business, Entrepreneurship, Finance, Marketing, Computer/Technology, or Secretarial/Admin. Assistant)
Guidelines for Applicants:
The completed Hermine Solt Student Scholarship Application, official transcript and recommendation must be postmarked to the attention of the chairperson on or before March 1st. Incomplete applications will be disqualified.
Members of the scoring committee will receive copies of the applications with names and addresses removed to ensure unbiased scoring. Winners will be chosen by the committee and recommended for approval by the PAEOP president. A recommendation will be made by the Scholarship Committee to the PAEOP Executive Board for approval.
Final selection will be made by April 1. Announcement of the winner(s) will be made at the annual PAEOP Conference. Payment of the scholarship will be made directly to the college, upon written verification of the student's acceptance in a business-related program.
The format of the application form may not be changed in any way. All materials submitted shall become the property of PAEOP.
Applications, questions, or requests should be directed to the committee chair:
Hermine Solt Student Scholarship Chair
Phoenixville Area School District
386 City Line Avenue
Phoenixville, PA 19460
Work Phone #: 484-927-5012 Work Fax: 610-933-3189