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Scholarships and Grants

Scholarships and grants may be based on academic merit, financial need, or both.

  • Scholarships and grants are exclusively applied to tuition and fees.
  • These awards are considered “gift aid” and do not need to be repaid by the student.

Awards may be affected if a student changes his/her on-campus residency or number of credits taken per semester (less than 12 credits per semester).

If federal or state allocation of financial aid funds to Cabrini are adjusted at any time, Cabrini reserves the right to adjust financial aid awards as necessary.

All student's financial aid awards are contingent on availability of funds.

In addition to Cabrini scholarships and grants, many external scholarships are available to students, including (but not limited to) the following: 

 CellWaves Scholarship - $1,000

CellWaves is excited to offer this scholarship to a technologically minded undergraduate student each year.  We want to support the education of a deserving student who also shares our passion and curiosity for what wireless communications will become in the future.

Grade Level: High school seniors and current undergraduate students

GPA Requirement: None

Deadline to apply: May 1, 2018

Requirements: “write an essay of no more than 1,000 words about your ideas on how wireless innovations may evolve ten years in the future to change the way we live, play, communicate, socialize, or advance our thinking. All essays shall have accompanying videos to read, explain, or elaborate on the written work.  Videos shall be limited to five minutes’ maximum.  Typically, unrehearsed videos are the best. “

Apply at: https://cellwaves.net/scholarship/


Addiction Awareness Scholarship – Up to $6,000

RehabCenter.Net is proud to award in scholarships this year to three students, who share their vision on the dangers of drug and alcohol abuse.

Grade Level: Undergraduate or Graduate level students

GPA Requirement: None

Deadline to apply: December 22, 2017

Requirements: Essay submissions should be no longer than 1,200 words and answer the way in which addiction affect society today and what can we do to reduce these effects, help people, and lessen the burden of addiction on society.

Apply at: http://www.rehabcenter.net/addiction-awareness-scholarship/


Azazie Scholarship - $1,000

Azazie would like to invite Cabrini University students to apply for the Azazie Scholarship Program.

Grade Level: High school seniors, undergraduate students and graduate students

GPA Requirement: None

Deadline to apply: May 31, 2018

Requirements: Write a 500-800 word essay on the topic: "What is a problem within the industry you're currently majoring in, and how will you solve this issue?"

Apply at: https://www.azazie.com/scholarship


NASA Pennsylvania Space Grant Consortium - $4,000

The Pennsylvania Space Grant Consortium will award one-year scholarships in the amount of $4,000 per academic year to outstanding students across the state of Pennsylvania who promote undergraduate study in the fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).

Grade Level: rising juniors and seniors for the 2018-2019 academic year

GPA Requirement: None

Deadline to apply: February 1, 2018

Requirements: application avaiable November 1, 2018

Apply at: https://sites.psu.edu/paspacegrant/opportunities/scholarships/state-wide-undergraduate-scholarships/


Scholarships for Minority Students 
Affordable Colleges On line has created an on line guide to help students learn where to find and access scholarship money.

Scholarship opportunities are organized by demographics.

ezDinero Latino Scholarship Fund 

The goal of ezDinero financial solutions is to provide greater access and opportunity to higher education for outstanding students from underrepresented backgrounds. 

The program promotes academic excellence and encourages students to pursue and complete education in all discipline areas and graduate education.

A $1,000 Latino Scholarship is being offered.  


Parentinn- Cyberbulling Preventions for Teens Scholarship

 The Internet is a great technical innovation, but it also give the ability to slander other anonymously. In an effort to prevent cyberbulling, Parentinn has created a scholarship for high school and current college students. $1250 will be awarded to a high school student and $1250 will be awarded to a current college student.

  • Deadline to apply is February 28, 2018
  • Students must submit essay on Why it is important to stop cyberbulling and how it has personally affected teens.
  • To learn more and apply click here

The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship

This award makes it possible for students transferring into a selective hour year college or university to peruse their dream of completing their Bachelors degree. Awards vary based on individual student financial needs. Students will be chosen based on their financial need, achievement and academic ability, leadership, persistence and service to others. http://www.jkcf.org/scholarship-programs/undergraduate-transfer/ 

Application available late August 2017

Alure Home Improvements Scholarship

Alure Home Improvements is a family owned business offering a total of$10,000 ($2,500 per year)scholarship for incoming students with financial need. Students must submit an essay and personal statement. Deadline to apply is December 1, 2017

  • Applicant must be an incoming freshman in a bachelors degree program
  • Maintain a 3.0 GPA
  • To learn more an apply click here

 Beardsman.org Scholarship

Beardsman.org is thrilled to announce a scholarship for new mothers. They would like to assist low-income mothers pursue their education while they balance work and family. The winning essay will receive a scholarship of $3,000.Deadline to apply is November 20, 2017.

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen, woman age 25-32 in an associate or bachelors degree program.
  • Minimum GPA 3.0
  • Student must answer the questions "Where do you see yourself in 10 years"

To learn more and apply click here.

Sawinery DIY Scholarship

Swainey is offering a $1500 scholarship to a student who is loves DIY projects. Deadline to apply is April 17, 2018

  • Open to any college student.
  • No GPA requirement
  • Student must write an unique article on a DIY project they have done.

To learn more and apply click here

LaserGolfReangeFinder.com Scholarship

Young enthusiasts are the future of golf. LaserGolfRangeFinder.com is offering a $1,000 scholarship to a student who is passionate about golf. Deadline to apply is December 10, 2017.

  • Students must submit a 1,000-2,000 story on any golf related topic and make the connection personal.
  • There is no GPA requirement.

To learn more and apply click here

HostGator Website Scholarship

HoastGator's annual scholarship aims to help aspiring entrepreneurs to pay for their education.  Three students will be selected for a $1,500 scholarship.  Deadline to apply is November 30, 2017.

  • Students must answer the essay question "How has the Internet impacted your education"
  • No GPA requirement. 

To learn more and apply click here

PerzonSEO Internet Marketing Scholarship

PerzonSEO seeks to educate people about on line marketing. As an incentive to have students learn more about the Internet marking space they have created a $1,000 scholarship. Deadline to apply is December 15, 2017.

  • Students must answer the question "Why will Internet Marketing will be important in the future. 
  • Students must also submit the importance of SEO for local business owners as well as E commerce websites.
  • No GPA requirement.

To learn more and apply click here

OutdoorNinjas "outdoor enthusiast" Scholarship

OutdoorNinja's  is dedicated to provide its readers with helpful advices and tips about hunting, fishing, and other skills. They are offering a $1,000 scholarship for college students. Deadline to apply is November 30, 2017

  • Student must write a short story 500-1000 words about an outdoor activity of your choice. 
  • No GPA requirement 

To learn more and appy click here




Additional Resources that Cabrini Recommends for Searching for Scholarship Opportunities: 

We highly recommend looking locally for scholarship opportunities. Check with community organizations, employers, businesses, etc. 

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