First-Year Student Scholarship Application

Incoming students with an offer of admission to Penn State York for summer 2022, or fall 2022, should apply. You are highly encouraged to submit a 2022–23 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to be eligible for many of the scholarships offered by Penn State York. The FAFSA can be completed at

Are you a resident of Pennsylvania?
Have you submitted your 2022-2023 FAFSA?
Are you the child of a Penn State employee?
Are you a military veteran?
Are you planning to major in engineering?
Are you raising a child as a single parent?
Are you a first-generation student? (first in family to attend college)
Are you the dependent of a Perform Group, LLC associate?
Are you an employee, or the child of an employee, of RG Group?
Are you the child of a York Newspaper Company employee?
Are you planning to graduate from Penn State York?
Do you have family members who are graduates of Penn State?
Are you planning to enroll in the Graham Fellows Program for Entrepreneurial Leadership?

Completion does not guarantee a scholarship. Scholarship awarding will begin in January 2022 and continue until August 2022. Most scholarships are based on a combination of factors, including academic performance, financial need, and donor specifications. You will be notified via letter and your financial aid package of any scholarship you are awarded.