The Mervyn Sluizer, Jr. Scholarship

  • Website Address
  • Contact
  • Sylvia T. Spivey
  • Address
  • The Philadelphia Foundation
  • 1234 Market Street, Suite 1800
  • Email Address
  • Application Deadline
  • May 2, 2016
  • Number Of Awards
  • 1
  • Maximum Amount
  • $1,000
  • Scholarship Description
  • Alumni of Philadelphia Troop 185, Boy Scouts of America, created this scholarship at The Philadelphia Foundation to honor their leader, Mervyn Sluizer, Jr., and to help worthy Scouts pursue higher education.

    Applicants for the The Mervyn Sluizer, Jr. Scholarship must:
    - Have been active in the Boy Scouts of America for at least five years, and must be currently active at the time of application
    - Have attained the rank of Eagle
    - Have demonstrated responsible leadership as a Scout for a period of at least one year
    - Exemplify the ideals of Scouting in his life and by his activities (please have this point elaborated in your letters of recommendation)
    - Be at least in his last year of high school at the time of application
    - Reside in the eight-county Philadelphia metropolitan area which includes Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery and Philadelphia counties in Pennsylvania and Burlington, Camden and Gloucester counties in New Jersey

See if you qualify for this award

Learn more about this scholarship and many more.
Find Scholarships Instantly!


High School Scholarships

Latest College & Financial Aid News

Is College Football Stealing Your Education?

October 13, 2015

by Susan Dutca

To date, roughly 70 percent of college students graduate with approximately $30,000 in college debt. What accounts for the increase in college tuition and debt burden? A short by Brave New Films titled The Big Came: College Football Stealing Your Education claims that college athletics, particularly football, may just be the problem. Since 2000, state universities across the nation have [...]

Brand Name, Large Dollar Scholarships

October 13, 2015

by Susan Dutca

When it comes to well-known companies, names such as Google or Coca-Cola are not foreign to many ears. Did you know that in addition to being notorious for quality products and services, familiarity and strong reputation, these organizations also provide scholarship opportunities to help you pay your way through college? Take the opportunity to explore the scholarships offered by the [...]

Cracking the New SAT

October 12, 2015

by Christina Zhou

If you've been studying for the old SAT, you only have a short amount of time left to take it. This standardized test is undergoing a redesigning process, a fact that leaves many high school students even more stressed about the test than before, especially juniors and seniors girding themselves for college applications. All the prep books from past years are obsolete! However, given what we [...]

Follow Us:

facebook twitter rss feed