Hermine Solt Student Scholarship
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.Criteria:
- Scholastic achievement and motivation for higher education
- Qualities and traits of leadership, citizenship, and service to school and community
- Financial need
- Recommendations from business education department member and/or school counselor must accompany application
- Goal: A career in secretarial, office technology, accounting, business education (including business education teaching
Guidelines for Applicants:
The completed Hermine Solt Student Scholarship Application, official transcript and recommendation must be received by the PAEOP Scholarship Committee chairperson on or before March 1. Members of the committee will receive copies of the application with name and address deleted, so they can determine that all questions have been answered. Incomplete applications will be disqualified.
Winners will be chosen by an impartial selection committee selected by the Scholarship Committee chair and approved by the PAEOP president. The number and amounts of scholarships to be awarded each year will depend upon the availability of funds. 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 notification 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.Contributions, questions, or requests should be directed to committee chair:
Phoenixville Area School District
386 City Line Avenue
Phoenixville, PA 19460
Work Phone #: 484-927-5012
Work Fax #: 610-933-3189