Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

Eberly Family Scholarship Fund

The Eberly Family Scholarship Fund was established in 1994 through a $100,000 contribution to the Community College of Allegheny County Educational Foundation by members of the Eberly family and the Eberly Family Charitable Trust of Fayette County.

DEADLINE: All applications must be received by 4:30 p.m. on Friday, July 8, 2011. 

ELIGIBLITY: The scholarship committee will consider students pursing an associate degree at CCAC who meet the following guidelines:

  • Student must be resident of Fayette County, Greene, Washington or Westmoreland County. Priority will be given to residents of Fayette County.
  • Student must have superior academic achievement
  • Student must have good moral character
  • Student must have financial need
  • Student must be enrolled for fall 2011 term

APPLICATION PROCEDURES: Applicants must complete an application form and submit a double spaced essay, not exceeding two pages, responding to the question, “How would this scholarship help you ease your financial burden and meet your educational goals?” Application packets must be organized in the following order:

1.      application form with student name facing up
2.      essay
3.      transcripts (both official and unofficial are acceptable)

The submission packet should be stapled once in the top left corner. Please note that students are responsible for ensuring that their submissions are complete and will not be contacted if items are missing. Please mail packets to:

Scholarship Committee
CCAC Educational Foundation
808 Ridge Avenue
Byers Hall, Room 102
Pittsburgh, PA  15212

SELECTION: Applications will be reviewed by the Scholarship Review Committee. The decision of the committee is final.

NOTIFICATION: Recipients will be notified after Monday, August 8, 2011. Attendance at the spring 20121 scholarship luncheon is required.